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Thursday Apr 23 | via Newsday
MARILYN vs. MONALISA, 2009 is featured in the Heckscher Museum of Art current exhibition "Before Selfies: Portraiture through the Ages and Poised Poses: Portraits from the August Heckscher Collection. Photo Credit: Alex Guofeng Cao MARILYN vs. MONALISA, 2009 is featured in the Heckscher Museum of Art current exhibition "Before Selfies: Portraiture through the Ages and Poised Poses: Portraits from the August Heckscher Collection. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Examiner.com
The State University of New York at Stony Brook announced on April 20 that they plan to bestow an honorary degree upon Billy Joel , Long Island's 'Piano Man.' William Martin Joel, will receive a Doctor of Music honorary degree, and is slated to don the academic robe signifying this achievement for the beloved New York musical icon. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via News Max
In response to a lawsuit filed by an animal rights organization, a New York judge "effectively recognized" two chimpanzees as legal persons , the first time an animal has received such a designation, before amending her order. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe issued a writ of habeas corpus on Monday, which requires a person to be released from unlawful imprisonment, ordering the State University of New York at Stony Brook to defend its right in court to keep Hercules and Leo, who are research subjects, according to NBC News . Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via KTOO-TV Juneau
Star enjoys a moment in the sun at the Chimp Haven sanctuary in Keithville, La. A New York judge has granted two research chimps the writ of habeas corpus - a move that allows them to challenge their detention. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via PhysOrg Weblog
Although heavily promoted as a safer cigarette and an aid to quit smoking, electronic cigarettes and the nicotine they deliver pose particular risks to the developing brains and organs of children. Use of electronic cigarettes by school-age children has surpassed traditional cigarette smoking, and it is critical to recognize and understand the risks related to nicotine exposure, addiction, and the poor regulation of these products, as described in the comprehensive Review article "Electronic Cigarettes: Vulnerability of Youth," published in Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology . Comment?
Monday Apr 20 | via Freshnews
About EDPS The Electronic Design Process Symposium 2015, in its 22nd year, fosters the free exchange of ideas among the top thinkers, movers, and shakers who focus on how chips and systems are designed in the electronics industry. It provides a forum for this cross section of the design community to discuss state-of-the-art improvements to electronics design processes and CAD methodologies, rather than on the functions of the individual tools themselves. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via PRWeb
This invitation-only event will be highlighted with interactive discussions that explore a wide variety of topics relevant to today's refractive surgery practitioners. "My colleagues and I are very pleased with the resurgence in LASIK and its popularity among the younger Millennial generation," Dr. Martin said. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via MarketWatch
George Sisti, CFP, is a certified financial planner practitioner and the founder of On Course Financial Planning, a fee-only Registered Investment Advisor firm. George graduated with a BS in Mathematics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1971. Comment?
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