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1 hr ago | Silicon Alley Insider

This Simple Math Concept Went Nowhere For A Century And Then - BOOM - Computers

There are two main reasons mathematics has fascinated humanity for two thousand years.

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4 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Is America Safer When Good Guys Have Guns?

It seems like awfully biblical stuff. In the beginning, Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob begat Judah and his brethren; and later on gun violence begat gun violence-but actually reduced non-lethal violence.

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7 hrs ago | Wolfram

Solutions Manual to Accompany Ordinary Differential Equations

Features a balance between theory, proofs, and examples and provides applications across diverse fields of study Ordinary Differential Equations presents a thorough discussion of first-order differential equations and progresses to equations of higher order.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wolfram

Computer Algebra in Quantum Field Theory: Integration, Summation and Special Functions

The book focuses on advanced computer algebra methods and special functions that have striking applications in the context of quantum field theory.

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Related Topix: Science, Computers, Computer Science, Physics

CiteULike

The statistical interpretation of pilot trials: should significance thresholds be reconsidered?

BACKGROUND:In an evaluation of a new health technology, a pilot trial may be undertaken prior to a trial that makes a definitive assessment of benefit.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Schools, teachers should get credit for improvement

You might say Georgia's teachers and schools are going to be graded on the curve.

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The Coastal Courier

Camp designed to pique kids' interests

Georgia Institute of Technology and Liberty Elementary School staff team up with Georgia Institute of Technology program director Carolyn Perry in order to get ready for Friday's showcase.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Science, Georgia Tech, Liberty County, GA, Education Etc.

Business Journal

Developers starting to plan Midtown condo projects

All those beleaguered condo buyers who worried that buying in Midtown was a bad investment can now revel in the fact that the condo market has definitely turned in their favor.

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CiteULike

The combinatorics of nonlinear controllability and noncommuting flows

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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Mashable

Determining Ad ROI, Attribution Is Nearly Impossible

For those of you who do not have the time here's the TL;DR version: Using 25 online i eld experiments, representing $2.8 million in ad spend, Randall A. Lewis and Justin M. Rao showed that you cannot measure the causal impact of choice variables on profit even given access to reliable signals.

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GhanaWeb

Slow dev't linked to data scarcity

Deputy Minister of Finance Cassiel Ato Forson says the inability of government to carry out effective planning, monitoring and evaluation of policies and programmes is partly due to lack of accurate and real-time access to data.

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Highlands Today

SFSC instructors to learn AVID teaching strategies

Along with videos or other online content, students also have to read their material at home, and when they come to class, actually do their “home work” there with Christensen at arm's length if they need any help.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Times of Oman

Oman Tourism: More than 31,000 tourists come to Dhofar on KhareefOman ...

A total of, 12,703 visitors flew to Salalah, with 10,462 coming via domestic flights and 2,241 coming via international flights.-File photo Muscat: In its first Khareef Salalah 2014 statistical report, the National Centre for Statistics and Information informed that the number of visitors to Dhofar Governorate since the start of the monsoon was ... (more)

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Times of Oman

Oman tourism: Dhofar receives over 31,000 visitors since the start of Khareef season

Muscat: In its first Khareef Salalah 2014 statistical report, the National Centre for Statistics and Information uncovered the number of visitors to Dhofar governorate since the start of the monsoon, which stood at 31,128, including Omanis and international visitors, from June 21 to July 16, 2014.

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Science Daily

Genetic risk for autism stems mostly from common genes

Using new statistical tools, scientists have discovered that most of the genetic risk for autism comes from versions of genes that are common in the population rather than from rare variants or spontaneous glitches.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Biology

Scoop

UC postgraduate to research in making cities sustainable

Civil and natural resources engineering and mathematics PhD student Tom Logan soon begins research at John Hopkins University to look at major city issues such as poverty, environmental impacts, food production and pollution.

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Detroit Free Press

Raw Data: How does Michigan fare in STEM jobs?

I thought it'd be nice to have a dog that would grow up with our children, that would be a best... Michigan ranks among the top 10 states in the U.S. for the percentage of college graduates in science, technology, engineering and mathematics occupations - about 13.9%.

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Nature Neuroscience

Senior Vet Technician

We have grown the company organically to employ 30+ researchers from a broad range of disciplines including advanced degrees in: physics, optics, engineering , mathematics, neuroscience, chemistry, molecular biology and statistics.

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BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: ARCADIA - A Well Constructed Play Which Makes for a Long Echoing Sit at MAMAI

Czech born Thomas Stoppard is a Jewish British playwright who escaped from his birth country in 1939, just before the Nazi occupation.

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Hays Daily News

Wichita State University graduates

Undergraduate students who have attained a grade-point average of 3.9 of a possible 4.0 received the summa cum laude award; those with an average of 3.55 received the magna cum laude award; and those with an average of 3.25 received the cum laude.

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