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1 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

'Gospel of Jesus's Wife' debuts May 5

The program explains Dr. Karen King's research about the controversial fragment, which was recently authenticated as dating to sometime between the sixth and ninth centuries.


Related Topix: Wedding, Entertainment

1 min ago |

Smithsonian Channel to Premiere the Gospel of Jesus's Wife, 5/5

In the wake of scientific results indicating that the text fragment, known as the Gospel of Jesus's Wife, is authentically ancient and not a modern fake, Smithsonian Channel will premiere the full, definitive story of the ground-breaking fragment's discovery and expert analysis of what it means.


Related Topix: Wedding, New York

2 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Dirty Money: A Microbial Jungle Thrives In Your Wallet

But those greenbacks in your wallet are hiding far more than cocaine and the flu.


2 hrs ago |

IDEAlliance and Printing Industries Alliance Announce 2014 Luminaire Awards Honorees

IDEAlliance and Printing Industries Alliance have announced the 2014 Luminaire Awards honorees, recognizing five outstanding performers in advertising, publishing, printing, and integrated media.


Related Topix: Chelsea (New York, NY), York, NY

6 hrs ago |

White Plains' Stepinac HS Names New Physics Lab After Teacher Ron Tedesco

The following announcement is from Stepinac High School: Back in the 1960s, when a Stepinac High School student in Ron Tedesco's Electronics class referred to him as "Electron Ron," no one would have known the nickname would follow him throughout his 50-year career as a faculty member.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Manhattan College, Fordham University, Long Island University, Tarrytown, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Colleges, Employers Rethink Internship Policies

After a string of high-profile lawsuits, schools have tightened policies for posting summer interns.


Related Topix: Columbia University, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

Book TV

"The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor"

William Easterly talks about the failure of the U.N. and other organizations to reduce global poverty since WWII.


Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA

Katonah Museum of Art Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Diamond Jubilee

Now in its 60th year, the Katonah Museum of Art is celebrating with a spirited Diamond Jubilee on Saturday, May 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Yale University


Opinion: The antibiotics that could kill you

Editor's note: Dr. Martin J. Blaser is the Singer Professor of Medicine and director of the Human Microbiome Program at New York University.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Opinion

Mississippi Business Journal

New shareholders named for Copeland, Cook, Taylor and Bush

Leslie Bounds practices in the area of business and taxation. Bounds received her J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law and her B.S. from Mississippi University for Women.


Related Topix: Mississippi College, Mississippi University for Women, Mississippi, University of Southern Mississippi, University of Mississippi

The Atlantic

Prescribing Mushrooms for Anxiety

"Some of the things I'm about to say might not make sense," began O.M., a 22-year-old cancer survivor.


Related Topix: Drugs


Super-high frequencies could one day deliver your mobile video

Mobile operators want a way to keep urban users happy as they get more thirsty for data, and a professor in New York City thinks he's found what they're looking for.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Alysha Umphress Set for James Harvey's 9 54 Below Tonight

Broadway vet and singing sensation Alysha Umphress - fresh off her starring turn as Cee Cee in the World Premiere of Beaches - joins the line up.


Related Topix: Musical Theater, Theater, Arts, Harvey, Boston Conservatory

Bellingham Herald

Battling for a safer Bangladesh

Workers sewing garments at a factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Nov. 17, 2013. American and European retailers and apparel brands committed to improving safety in Bangladeshi factories have divided into two sometimes feuding camps, a result that some say detracts from the overall effort.


Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA


Plastic computers taking shape, but won't replace silicon

Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more Read this success story and learn how a robust API an d secure API Management powered Keep's iOS app to become one of the most popular apps in the Lifestyle category in the iTunes App Store.


Related Topix: Computers, CPU, Science / Technology, University of Iowa

Science Daily

Quantum turbulence: New key to unlocking the mysteries of physics?

The recent discovery of the Higgs boson has confirmed theories about the origin of mass and, with it, offered the potential to explain other scientific mysteries.


Related Topix: Physics, Science, Sreenivasan

Improbable Research

The evasive shareholder meeting manoeuvre

"When companies move their annual meetings a great distance from headquarters, they tend to announce disappointing earnings results and experience pronounced stock market underperformance in the months after the meeting.


Related Topix: McAllen, TX

Independent Women's Forum

Solution to Inequality: Two-Parent Families

President Obama has made "inequality" his second term cause. It is ironic then that his policies promote government dependence and that his party relies on the lopsided votes of unmarried women with children.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Mathematics, Science, University of Arkansas, Family, Kids, Parenting

Medical News Today

Association between local homicide rate and increase in elementary students failing school

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Parenting, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Chronicle

Coming out rightMonday Monday

I look back at the experience of being Monday, Monday and oddly enough I feel a lot of regret.