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17 min ago | Medical News

Study shows inactivation of p53 protein promotes cancer progression

Researchers at the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute and the University of Barcelona have discovered the interaction between HERC2 proteins with another protein called p53 that is inactivated in more than half of human tumors.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Health

4 hrs ago | Philly.com

Dominic Roberti, chemistry professor

Dominic M. Roberti, 81, of Bryn Mawr, a chemistry professor and longtime cancer survivor who helped others face lives as cancer patients, died Tuesday, July 15, of a heart attack at his home.

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Related Topix: Science, Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA

4 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Paul Mitchell has lead in 4th Congressional District's GOP primary

John Moolenaar , Paul Mitchell and Peter Konetchy are candidates in the Republican primary race for the 4th Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US News, Roscommon, MI, Michigan State University, US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dave Camp, Republican, Science

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Union-Recorder

Summer Reading Club experiments and explores

The Summer Reading Club at the Twin Lakes Library System finished a science-themed journey this week.

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Related Topix: Milledgeville, GA, Baldwin County, GA, Family, Kids, Science, Griffin, GA, Spalding County, GA

Science Daily

Replacing coal, oil with natural gas will not help fight global warming, expert argues

Both shale gas and conventional natural gas have a larger greenhouse gas footprint than do coal or oil, especially for the primary uses of residential and commercial heating.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, Science

EurekAlert!

Syracuse University chemist to use NSF grant to study materials chemistry, nanoscience

Mathew M. Maye, associate professor of chemistry, has been awarded a three-year, $360,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.

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Related Topix: Science, Syracuse University, Science / Technology, Nanotechnology

OhNoTheyDidnt

Arrow's Andrew Kreisberg Explains Olicity and Felicity's Chemistry With Ray Palmer

During a recent interview with TV Guide, Arrow Executive Producer Andrew Kreisberg said that the relationship between Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak is part of a big, central idea playing out during Season Three about whether or not Oliver can truly live a normal life while still operating as Arrow.

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Related Topix: Arrow, Entertainment, Television, Science, Everwood, Drama

Science Daily

Chemists eye improved thin films with metal substitution

The yield so far is small, but chemists have developed a low-energy, solution-based mineral substitution process to make a precursor to transparent thin films that could find use in electronics and alternative energy devices.

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Related Topix: Science, Alternative Energy, Energy, University of Oregon

Eurogamer

Brilliant chemistry puzzler Sokobond hits Steam today

Sokobond, a beautiful and minimalist game that will teach you wonderful things about science, will launch on Steam tonight at 6pm BST.

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Related Topix: Science

Capital Soup

FAMU Professors Awarded 100K National Science Foundation Grant

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the National Science Foundation Division of Materials Research to fund a project entitled "EAGER: Magnetic Interrogation of Mesoscale Materials."

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Related Topix: Tallahassee, FL, Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University, Science, Florida State University

Philly.com

Contaminants in water affect Gloucester County families

The white, office-style water dispenser in the corner of the kitchen says quite a bit about the unwanted lifestyle changes underway in the Minix household in West Deptford.

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Related Topix: Gloucester County, NJ, Deptford, NJ, Home Gardening, Home, Mickleton, NJ, Paulsboro, NJ, Science

Sun Jul 20, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Sam Asano's Let's Invent: Beware of naysayers

I wrote last week that inventors need intuition: Its number one function is to support an inventor's ego-wearing battle against the world full of naysayers.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Science

EurekAlert!

New method for extracting radioactive elements from air and water

Gases such as radon, xenon and krypton all occur naturally in the air but in minute quantities - typically less than one part per million.

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Related Topix: Science

Scientific Blogging

Material Can Extract Radon, Radioactive Elements From Air And Water

An 'organic cage molecule' called CC3 has been found to separate krypton, radon and xenon from air at concentrations of only a few parts per million.

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RedOrbit

Scientists Sleuth Out Proteins Involved In...

Image Caption: Catherine Leimkuhler Grimes, assistant professor, and doctoral student Vishnu Mohanan are sleuthing out proteins involved in Crohn's disease, information critical to the development of novel therapies for the inflammatory bowel disease.

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Related Topix: University of Delaware, Science, Biochemistry, Biology

Free Republic

Elizabeth Warren's 11 Commandments of Progressivism

Watch Elizabeth Warren give a speech to her fold, and you realize she's one of the rare Democrats who can excite her base in the same way Ted Cruz or Dr. Ben Carson can excite their own.

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Related Topix: US News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Activism, Science, 9

Green Car Congress

Argonne VERIFI researchers applying GSA to investigate combustion...

Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory, as part of the new Virtual Engine Research Institute and Fuels Initiative , are using global sensitivity analysis - a specific form of uncertainty analysis which breaks down the uncertainty into constitute parts - to investigate a number of parameters in the internal combustion process.

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Related Topix: University of Connecticut, Science

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Putting the X back on stage

On the phone from Australia, Natalie Bassingthwaighte sounds as if she's absolutely fizzing to be appearing on X Factor Australia for the fourth time.

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Related Topix: Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Science

CiteULike

Examination and Manipulation of Protein Surface Charge in Solution...

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LongmontFYI

Longmont-based Boulder Salt back from the (near) dead

Longmont triathlete Jim Hallberg is a Boulder Salt Co. client. Boulder Salt is a salt product which provides potassium, magnesium, and calcium along with the sodium.

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Related Topix: Longmont, CO, Science, Life, Food, Recipes

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