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  1. Scientists produce hypothalamic neurons, which can help target a range of conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... While working on their approach, Merkle and his team consulted with Rudolph Leibel and Dieter Egli of Columbia University, who were at the same time developing a directed-differentiation technique that used different chemical cues and pathways. ...

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  2. Scientists move closer to creating cartilage from stem cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... both bone and cartilage has been identified in bone marrow of mice. The discovery by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) is reported today in the online ... Research being presented today at the UK National Stem Cell Network ...

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  3. BJP-led government trying to 'radically alter' 2013 Land Bill: FM Arun JaitleyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... view is you don't allow any land to be acquired," he said while addressing students and faculty at Columbia University here on Monday. "This is the difficulty of passing these laws immediately on the eve of election because you come out with a ...

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  4. Kimbia's New Crowdfunding Donor Demographic Report Proves These Campaigns Draw Ideal DonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... $26.3 million, GiveMN's sixth annual Give to the Max Day which raised $18.3 million, and third annual Columbia University Giving Day which raised $11.1 million. The data shows that crowdfunding donors span all age groups and that the majority of ...

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  5. BJPled govt trying to radically alter 2013 land bill Arun JaitleyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... view is you don't allow any land to be acquired," he said while addressing students and faculty at Columbia University in New York on Monday. "This is the difficulty of passing these laws immediately on the eve of election because you come out with ...

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  6. Register Today for the League for Innovation in the Community College's Learning Summit 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Davis Jenkins, senior research associate at the Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University, will open the Summit on Sunday evening. Monday through Wednesday, the program will devote a half-day to each of the five topic ...

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  7. Syrian war connected to climate change - Tue, 03 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    The conflict that has torn Syria apart can be traced, in part, to a record drought worsened by global warming, a new study says. In what scientists say is one of the most detailed and strongest connections between violence and human-caused climate change, researchers from Columbia University and the University of California Santa Barbara trace the effects of Syria's drought from the collapse of farming, to the migration of 1.5 million farmers to the cities, and then to poverty and civil unrest.

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  8. Strong connection between violence and mental illness during Guatemala Civil WarRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Violence during the civil war in Guatemala from 1960 to 1996 resulted in the development of significant mental health problems and conditions for the county's people, according to a new multi-institution study from researchers under the Guatemala-Penn Partnership . People who experienced or witnessed violence were four times more likely to suffer from alcohol-related disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder during the civil war, researchers from the University of San Carlos in Guatemala, the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, and Brown University report in the American Journal of Public Health.

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  9. Editorial: The Sexual Assault Centre Needs More From ConcordiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Link

    ... at Canadian universities. High-profile cases such as that of high school student Rehtaeh Parsons and Columbia University undergrad Emma Sulkowicz, to name only two, have unfolded and continue to unfold in the public eye-to say nothing of the ...

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  10. Sustainable Development 101Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Jeffrey Sachs of the Earth Institute, Columbia university speaks during a press conference on the sidelines of the Asian Development Bank annual board of governors meeting in Manila.

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  11. A dog walks along the receding shoreline of drought-strickenRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... trend can only account for a small fraction of the actual warmth in California the past two winters," Columbia University scientist Richard Seager said. He said most of the warm temperatures were caused by the same ridge of high pressure in the ...

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  12. Did climate change spark 2011 Syrian uprising?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... millions. "We're not saying the drought caused the war," said Richard Seager, a climate scientist at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory who coauthored the study. "We're saying that added to all the other stressors, it helped kick ...

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  13. How Obama Aids Terrorist RecruitersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... tional economics. He has lectured and offered executive programs at more than 100 institutions including Columbia University, the Harvard Business School and Oxford University.

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  14. Law School Tuition Climbs, Especially in Top SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | JD Journal

    ... years we have increased our scholarship aid at a much faster rate that we have increased tuition." At Columbia University, over 43 percent of the school's law students received financial grants that averaged $15,000. In addition, the law school ...

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  15. Report: How a hidden NY tax helped topple former Speaker Sheldon SilverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Post-Standard

    ... to disburse HCRA grants to enrich himself, directing hundreds of thousands of dollars to renowned Columbia University physician Dr. Robert Taub for the completion of a center to study mesothelioma, a rare cancer that can be caused by asbestos ...

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  16. Empire of Ivory by Naomi NovikRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... Tolkien. She studied English Literature at Brown University and did graduate work in Computer Science at Columbia University before leaving to participate in the design and development of the computer game Neverwinter Nights: Shadows of Undrentide . ...

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  17. Big US banks batten down as tighter regulation loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... profits and they can use those excess profits to pay for the regulation," Bove said. Lawsky, speaking at Columbia University in late February, recalled that a boss of a mid-sized bank had told him about the difficulties in facing this regulatory ...

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  18. Indianapolis Museum of Art appoints Dr. Annette D. Schlagenhauff as Curator of Special ProjectsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... when the IMA acquired the historic estate in 2009. Dr. Schlagenhauff received her master's degree from Columbia University in New York, and her doctorate from Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London. Previously, she worked at ...

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  19. Syria's civil war linked partly to drought, global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... detailed and strongest connections between violence and human caused climate change, researchers from Columbia University and the University of California Santa Barbara trace Syria"TMs drought to the collapse of farming to the migration of 1.5 ...

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  20. India FinMin Jaitley Touts Abolishing Wealth TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... Looking like a local New Yorker in his black sport coat and gray turtleneck, Jaitley told a gathering at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs that the country's super rich will not get hit with a 2% surcharge over income ...

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