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3 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Producer meeting focuses on sanitization

Dr. Donald Socket, UW-Madison Veterinary Diagnostics Lab, and Rich O'Reskie, Oxxion, discussed how to properly clean sanitize calf feeding equipment and the use of chlorine dioxide as a sanitizer on dairy farms at the March 20 Dairyland Veterinary Service producer meeting.

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4 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Infants' hair can offer clues to life in the womb

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

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Counterpunch

The Problem of Wealth

MARX: A HERO FOR OUR TIME? - Suddenly, everyone from the Wall Street Journal to Rolling Stone seems to be talking about Karl Marx.

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Related Topix: Mandela, Drama Movies

WKOW-TV

New Alzheimer's research at UW Madison

Research at UW-Madison is showing that the risk of getting Alzheimer's disease might be as much about lifestyle as aging.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Madison, WI, Health, Dane County, WI

WKXW-FM Trenton

Michelle Obama: High School Diploma is Not Enough

It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation.

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Related Topix: Michelle Obama, Education Etc., Howard University, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Northwestern University

The Badger Herald Online

Tuition freeze 'unsustainable' solution to college affordability

After Gov. Scott Walker called for a two-year extension to the current University of Wisconsin System's tuition freeze, some critics have called the move short-sighted and an overly simplistic solution to keeping higher education affordable.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker

The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

Speckhard named president, CEO of LWR

Daniel V. Speckhard of McLean, Va. - who has served in a number of high-level diplomatic roles - begins July 1 as the next president and chief executive officer of Lutheran World Relief , Baltimore.

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Related Topix: McLean, VA, Religion, Lutheran Church, Iraq, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Newswise

Made-in-Wisconsin Atom Probe Assisted Dating of Oldest Piece of Earth

MADISON, Wis. - It's a scientific axiom: big claims require extra-solid evidence.

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Related Topix: Madison, WI, Fitchburg, WI

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Baby gorilla dies less than month after birth at Milwaukee County Zoo

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee County, WI

Scientific American

A Month of Math, Magic and Mystery

The editors of Scientific American regularly encounter perspectives on science and technology that we believe our readers would find thought-provoking, fascinating, debatable and challenging.

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Related Topix: Mathematics, Science

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Plant Breeders Release First 'Open Source Seeds'

Backers of the new Open Source Seed Initiative will pass out 29 new varieties of fourteen different crops, including broccoli, carrots and kale on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, Inventions

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WKOW-TV

Scam targets renters in UW campus area

Police are warning renters about a scam targeting tenants in the UW-Madison campus area.

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Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance

PhysOrg Weblog

How kids' brain structures grow as memory develops

There are three slices taken by MRI through the right hippocampus of an 8-year-old.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, UC Davis, UC Berkeley

Glasgow Courier

Glasgow's Physicist: Cami Starr Collins

Cami Collins accepts her doctorate in plasma physics from the University of Wisconsin in 2013.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science, Nuclear Energy, Glasgow, MT, TV, Electronics, Nashua, MT

WKOW-TV

Mumps cases reported at UW-Madison

Cases of mumps are increasing on the UW-Madison campus. University Health Services on campus is reporting five students have been identified to have the contagious illness.

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Related Topix: Health, Mumps, Madison, WI

Library Journal

Lessons from #hyperlibMOOC | Office Hours

Tracing the evolution of professional development programs in libraries has been an interest of mine since I was an Internet trainer in the mid-1990s.

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Related Topix: Libraries, San Jose State University, Opinion

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Safe & Sound names Katie Sanders as new executive director

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI

Newswise

Blacks with Financial Worries Have Lower Health Scores

Feeling stress about finances leads some Black adults to rate their health more poorly, finds a new study in the American Journal of Health Behavior .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Sydney Star Observer

1988: "Hints" for straight women if they meet lesbians

In what was described a a "priceless period piece", Rosen uncovered a document from the University of Wisconsin-Madison USA, circa 1988, that listed fifteen tips for When You Meet A Lesbian: Hints for the Heterosexual Woman.

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The Janesville Gazette

Theodore P. "Ted" Bidwell, Janesville, WI

Theodore P. "Ted" Bidwell, 87, of Janesville, died Friday, April 11, 2014, at St. Mary's Hospital, Janesville.

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Related Topix: Janesville, WI, Hayward, WI

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