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  1. Claim: Syrian Civil War - Caused by Man-Made Global Warming'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Breitbart.com

    ... a multi-year drought in Syria and the de facto collapse of the Assad regime. The researchers from Columbia University and the University of California Santa Barbara are quick to insist that they are not saying that climate change caused Syria's ...

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  2. Early life stress may cause excess serotonin release resulting in a serotonin deficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... but studies by J. John Mann, MD, a co-author on the paper, and Victoria Arango, PhD, both of Columbia University Medical Center, have shown that people who committed suicide exhibited high serotonin in the raphe nucleus and low serotonin in another ...

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... U.S. parents to vaccinate their children. "I think we're all kind of frustrated," said Stephen Morse, a Columbia University infectious disease expert. "As scientists, we're probably the least equipped to know how to do this." They say they are ...

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  4. Riverside Research Selects JAMIS Prime ERP-Including HRMS-as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... conduct independent and mission-focused research in critical technology areas. Originating as part of Columbia University in the 1950s and established as an independent corporation in 1967, Riverside Research remains dedicated to its academic ...

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  5. Too Lazy for Atheism? Try ReligionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Religion Dispatched

    ... Lisa Webster is co-editor of Religion Dispatches. She holds an M.A. in comparative literature from Columbia University and is currently a doctoral candidate in the interdisciplinary religious studies program at the Graduate Theological Union in ...

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  6. Uh oh: NYC rats have disease-carrying fleasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... for their role in transmitting the bubonic plague, also known as the Black Death." The study, aided by a Columbia University research team, found that the rat flea has the greatest impact to pass along human diseases. "If these rats carry fleas that ...

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  7. Early Life Stress May Cause Excess Serotonin Release Resulting In A...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Newswise

    ... but studies by J. John Mann, MD, a co-author on the paper, and Victoria Arango, PhD, both of Columbia University Medical Center, have shown that people who committed suicide exhibited high serotonin in the raphe nucleus and low serotonin in another ...

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  8. The bizarre beef that led to Madonna getting drinks with French far right icon Marine le PenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... affairs for The Washington Post. Originally from London, he studied at the University of Manchester and Columbia University.

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  9. Actor Ranbir Kapoor interacts with fans during the inauguration of a 250 foot tricolour in FaridabadRead the original story

    Tuesday | Outlook

    ... speaks about challenges and opportunities for the Indian economy as Lee Bollinger, President of Columbia University looks on, at an event at the university in New York, USA. - Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric (center) and Yahoo Chief Financial ...

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  10. Arun Jaitley (right), Union Minister of Finance and Minister of...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Outlook

    ... speaks about challenges and opportunities for the Indian economy as Lee Bollinger, President of Columbia University looks on, at an event at the university in New York, USA. - Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric (center) and Yahoo Chief Financial ...

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  11. If you read one thing about microfinance, read thisRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... ame. Chris Blattman is an Associate Professor of Political Science & International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. He studies the roots of poverty and violence in developing countries, especially in Africa.

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  12. Social networks and the spread of diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... spread information, as well. Andrew Gelman is a professor of statistics and political science at Columbia University. His books include Bayesian Data Analysis; Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks; and Red State, Blue State, Rich State, Poor State: ...

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  13. How 'Melissa Harris-Perry' Beat Out The Other Sunday News Shows On DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Weekend

    ... aware of all sorts of different people." Among the regular contributors of color the show has tapped are Columbia University professor Dorian Warren and University of Connecticut history professor William Jelani Cobb, who are black; Yale law ...

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  14. 'Indian economy needs sustained growth of 9-10%'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Times of Oman

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley speaks about challenges and opportunities for the Indian economy as Lee Bollinger, President of Columbia University looks on, at an event at the university in New York on Monday. Photo - PTI New York: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that Indian economy needs to grow at 9-10 per cent and sustain that growth rate over the next decade and beyond to provide better infrastructure and bring down poverty rates.

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  15. SolarCity Sues Arizona Utility For Antitrust ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Forbes.com

    ... Paul Weiss Rifkind Garrison & Wharton, LLP and Jenner & Block, LLP. I also attended journalism school at Columbia University and earned a JD at Stanford Law School. I've written about energy and environmental issues for Forbes, The Nation, Mother ...

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  16. Had to rectify legacy of bad governance by UPA: JaitleyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Nerve News

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the Narendra Modi government had to set right the legacy of bad governance left behind by the previous UPA government at the Centre. Speaking at the school of international and public affairs at Columbia University here Monday he said the yields of upto one lakh crore from the first few ongoing coal block auctions was proof of the improved governance brought in by the NDA coalition.

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  17. Neurons Controlling Appetite Made from Skin CellsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bioscience Technology

    Researchers have for the first time successfully converted adult human skin cells into neurons of the type that regulate appetite, providing a patient-specific model for studying the neurophysiology of weight control and testing new therapies for obesity. The study, led by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and at the New York Stem Cell Foundation , was published last month in the online issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation.

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  18. Is it really true that conservatives are more likely to believe that vaccines cause autism?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... by linking them to the numbers. Andrew Gelman is a professor of statistics and political science at Columbia University. His books include Bayesian Data Analysis; Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks; and Red State, Blue State, Rich State, Poor ...

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  19. Family based interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed preadolescentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Weinberg, PsyD. and David A. Brent, M.D., of the University of Pittsburgh and Laura Mufson, Ph. D., of Columbia University ( dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2014.12.011 ) appears in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , ...

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  20. Let Slip the Robots of WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reason Magazine

    ... To these objections, law professors Kenneth Anderson of American University and Matthew Waxman of Columbia University respond that an outright ban "trades whatever risks autonomous weapon systems might pose in war for the real, if less visible, risk ...

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