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9 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

More Southeast Asians Move Across Borders

There has been a marked growth in the number of Southeast Asians migrating to other countries over the past decade.

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13 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

Conglomerates to Hold Job Fairs for Provincial Students

Major conglomerates will hold several job fairs nationwide to recruit potential employees in early September, the Federation of Korean Industries said on Tuesday.

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17 hrs ago | Korea Herald

North Koreans' opinion of South deterio...

Positive opinions about South Korea seem to be decreasing in North Korea, a study on defectors showed on Wednesday, apparently reflecting last year's elevated tensions between Pyongyang and Seoul.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

21 hrs ago | Groong

MISiS Is Successful Example of Innovative University - Rector

MISiS Is Successful Example of Innovative University - Rector Rector of MISiS, the National University of Science and Technology, Alevtina Chernikova announces that the strategic goal of the university is to join World's Top Universities Photo : Alevtina Chernikova's account on Facebook 17:44 26/08/2014 ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Laser Makes Atomic-force Microscopes 20 Times More Sensitive

Laser physicists have found a way to make atomic-force microscope probes 20 times more sensitive and capable of detecting forces as small as the weight of an individual virus.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science

Daily Times

HEC holds training SIYB programme : August 27, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission and the International Labour Organisation are organising a two-week Training of Trainers workshop on the ILO's Start and Improve Your Business programme.The objective of the workshop is to enable the business development service providers to increase employment generation as the universities provide the ... (more)

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Government Executive

Scientists Go Beyond Science to Explain Their Climate Terror

Scientists are used to talking about climate change in facts and figures, a discussion framed around parts-per-million concentrations of carbon dioxide, millimeters of sea-level rise, and degrees of global temperatures.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News

Hot Air

Scientists abandon science to popularize climate change alarmism

Nothing says confidence in the verdict of history and an unwavering faith in ultimate vindication like gauche emotional manipulation.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, US News

ImmigrationProf Blog

Immigrant of the Day: Nora Volkow From Mexico | Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse

The great-granddaughter of Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky , Nora Volkow directs the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, New York University

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Here's How a Photosynthesis Breakthrough Could Change the World

Scientists have been taking cues from nature for years, but few breakthroughs are potentially this important.

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The Independent

South Koreans 'to become extinct by 2750' due to dangerously low birth rate

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia,

The Free Dictionary

Julio Cortazar

Known as one of the founders of the Latin American Boom , Cortzar influenced an entire generation of Spanish-speaking readers and writers in the Americas and Europe.

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Related Topix: Argentina, World News, Fidel Castro

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Decently Exposed

Mobile Wall Scrawl for ANU Open Day, Canberra.

Danielle from Morris Walker called with the idea of zany economists scrawling all over 2 large, clear, mobile whiteboards whilst chaotically swinging them around in the large foyer at the ANU Open Day this weekend.

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Bloomberg

Made-in-Indonesia Fixation Poses Risks to Widodo Economic Revamp

President-elect Joko Widodo has proposed policies to promote import substitution, a strategy aimed at reducing the need for imports by switching to home-grown commodities, industries and technologies.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

CanadianDriver

New "Artificial Leaf" Could Be Used To Produce Cheap, Green Hydrogen

Using hydrogen to power vehicles is somewhat controversial. But, if researchers at Australian National University can upscale their new discovery, we could produce hydrogen in a whole new, sustainable way.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Autoblog

Another way to photosynthesize hydrogen from high-tech 'leaves'

Maybe we should just admit that the future is unpredictable, especially the hydrogen economy.

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Related Topix: UC Davis

Korea Herald

Forum exhibits Korean wrapping cloths

Traditional Korean wrapping cloths, or "bojagi," and modern interpretations of them are being showcased on Jejudo Island until Aug. 28. Artists from more than 10 countries, including Korea, the U.S., Australia, Canada, France and Japan, present their interpretations of bojagi and what the craft means to them in the context of today's culture.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, University of the Arts, Romania,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Green Left Weekly

The people vs. Team Abbott

For the fifth time since their election in September last year, thousands of Australians will take to the streets in protest against Tony Abbott Coalition's government.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

Fiji Times

Food festival

Keeping this in mind, the Fiji National University's inaugural International Food Festival in October will hope to develop and harness untapped resources across Fiji's multi-faceted economic spectrum.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival

Mother Jones

These Climate Scientists Are Telling You What They Really Think

Such are some of the words that Australian climate scientists use to express their feelings about the dysfunctional climate debate .

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