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  1. Moore quantum materials: Recipe for serendipityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | PressReleasePoint

    Thanks to a $1.5 million innovation award from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Rice University physicist Emilia Morosan is embarking on a five-year quest to cook up a few unique compounds that have never been synthesized or explored.

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  2. Foam Favorable for Oil Extraction: Experiments Visualize Methods for Enhanced Recovery from WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2012 | Science Daily

    ... water, gas, surfactants or combinations of the three. Foam sent through a microfluidic model created at Rice University shows its ability to remove oil (pink) from low-permeability formations. Rice scientists conducted experiments to see how foam ...

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  3. COA business incubator earns national invitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Foundation Innovation Grant and administered by the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship at Rice University in Houston - is being launched to "share best practices among universities seeking to encourage the successful formation of ...

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  4. Where are the women in Houston tech?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Business Journal

    ... terminal,' there are much fewer women in software engineering," said Paige Bailey , a graduate student at Rice University who started the community organization Pyladies, a group that helps educate women on the coding language Python. There are more ...

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  5. Foam favorable for oil extractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | EurekAlert!

    A Rice University laboratory has provided proof that foam may be the right stuff to maximize enhanced oil recovery .

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  6. Rice University lab study suggests foam may maximize enhanced oil recovery effortsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Green Car Congress

    Results of a Rice University laboratory study suggests that using foam may maximize enhanced oil recovery .

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  7. 'Asians, Latinos smoke more after migrating to US'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Express India

    ... can also cause you to light up a cigarette more often, a new study suggests. The study from sociologists at Rice University, Duke University and the University of Southern California, focused on how gender differences in smoking behaviour are shaped ...

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  8. The Houston Ballet Names Angela Lane New Chief of DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... National Red Cross, rising to the position of Director of Development. She also serves as an instructor at Rice University's Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership. Her experience is enhanced by her Master of Arts degree in Public ...

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  9. Houston Ballet Welcomes New Chief of Development Angie LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... National Red Cross, rising to the position of Director of Development. She also serves as an instructor at Rice University's Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership. Her experience is enhanced by her Master of Arts degree in Public ...

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  10. Davis blasts Abbott in controversial campaign adRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... to see this kind of very aggressive, very, very hard-hitting ad this early on," said Bob Stein, a Rice University political scientist and KHOU analyst. "Usually you save those toward the late dates in the campaign, when you're trying to really win ...

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  11. Native bacteria block Wolbachia from being passed to mosquito progenyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and Joyce Sakamoto, research associate in entomology, all at Penn State. Also included are Carlos Nossa of Rice University and Emily

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  12. Bayport International Holdings, Inc. (BAYP) Rework and Recompletion...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | BayStreet.ca

    ... attorney who has been in the practice of law since 1965 in Houston, Texas, following his graduation from Rice University and The University of Texas School of Law and his return from active duty with the United States Army. The Norman T. Reynolds ...

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  13. Treatment shows promise in fighting fibrotic diseaseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... During the interlude of a developmental biology conference, the two scientists-Gomer, then a biochemist at Rice University, and Pilling, a British immunobiologist-discovered they had similar interests and agreed to collaborate on some future protein ...

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  14. Giants monthly prospect report: JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... from the AZL to Salem-Keizer on July 4 and has instantly inserted himself into the heart of the order. The Rice University first baseman looks to have some of the most raw power out of the Giants' 2014 class, particularly from the line-drive ...

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  15. U.S. immigration associated with rise in smoking among Latinos, AsiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Science Daily

    ... may result in increased smoking in Latino and Asian women, according to new research from sociologists at Rice University, Duke University and the University of Southern California. The study, "Gender, Acculturation and Smoking Behavior Among U.S. ...

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  16. Hurricane Central Emergency ContactsHurricane Central Emergency...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... would happen to your home if a powerful hurricane made landfall in our area? The answers might surprise you. Rice University engineers have created a database that gives Harris County property owners a better idea of how a hurricane might impact ...

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  17. US immigration is associated with rise in smoking among Latinos and AsiansRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | PressReleasePoint

    Immigration to the U.S. may result in increased smoking in Latino and Asian women, according to new research from sociologists at Rice University, Duke University and the University of Southern California.

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  18. Researchers Investigate Remarkable Approach To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | RedOrbit

    ... a greater need for environmental cleanup has scientists scrambling to improve the process. Researchers at Rice University in Houston, Texas, for example, are computationally investigating ways to rewire one of desalination's most useful tools: ...

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  19. OpenStax developing textbooks that deliver personalized lessonsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PressReleasePoint

    Rice University-based nonprofit OpenStax, which has already provided free textbooks to hundreds of thousands of college students, today announced a $9 million effort to develop free, digital textbooks capable of delivering personalized lessons to high school students.

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  20. Immigrant kids in US at higher obesity riskRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Nerve News

    ... to family and neighbourhood characteristics, said Rachel Kimbro, an associate professor of sociology at Rice University in the US. The study included data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, which surveyed 17,510 participants with ...

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