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  1. Home of the Day: Sophisticated Urban Living Has a New AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Business Journal

    ... Conveniently located in the Upper Kirby District and just minutes from Midtown, Downtown , Museum District, Rice University, Medical Center, major freeways and the Galleria.

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  2. Laser-Induced Graphene for Energy Storage & ElectronicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Wireless Design & Development

    Researchers at Rice University have created flexible, patterned sheets of multilayer graphene from a cheap polymer by burning it with a computer-controlled laser. The process works in air at room temperature and eliminates the need for hot furnaces and controlled environments, and it makes graphene that may be suitable for electronics or energy storage.

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  3. Laser Creates Graphene Electronics from PolymerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Photonics Spectra

    An IR CO2 laser operating at room temperature can turn cheap polymer into multilayer graphene with heightened electrical conductivity and capacitance. Researchers at Rice University say their one-step laser-induced graphene process could enable rapid, roll-to-roll manufacturing of nanoelectronics.

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  4. Abbott puts on a moderate actRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Off the Kuff

    ... instead sticking to many of themes emphasized during the campaign, said Mark Jones, a political scientist at Rice University. "It was a good summary of a lot of the things that we heard him talk about on the campaign trail, especially during the ...

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  5. Skyline athlete sets high bar for teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... out on the football field." Abercrumbia's efforts are already paying off. He recently committed to attending Rice University on an athletic scholarship. More importantly, he says it is Rice's academic reputation that ultimately won him over. "The ...

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  6. Global Virus Network (GVN) Elects New Board Members and Welcomes New Senior AdvisorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Information Technology

    ... and technology policy at the Baker Institute and Professor of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Rice University. The announcement was made today by Robert Gallo, MD, GVN Co-Founder and Director of the Institute of Human Virology at the ...

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  7. The Art War Waged During the Great WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Atlantic

    ... key-perhaps the key-curatorial concern for us," said Gordon Hughes, an assistant professor in art history at Rice University and co-curator of the exhibit at The Getty. What changed, he noted, is that the conflict was packaged and sold on both sides ...

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  8. Rice researchers find amines cross-linked with buckyballs an effective, selective CO2 absorbentRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Green Car Congress

    Rice University scientists have found that amine-rich compounds combined with carbon-60 molecules are highly effective at selectively capturing CO2. The Rice lab of chemist Andrew Barron, in a proof-of-concept study, combined buckyballs with amines in a compound that absorbs a fifth of its weight in carbon dioxide.

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  9. HBU holds on for road win over RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Houston Chronicle

    Rice Owls forward Seth Gearhart drives against Houston Baptist Huskies center Josh Ibarra in the second half on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at the Tudor Fieldhouse at Rice University in Houston, TX. HBU won 58 to 55. Rice Owls head coach Mike Rhoades argues a call against the Houston Baptist Huskies in the second half on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at the Tudor Fieldhouse at Rice University in Houston, TX.

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  10. Downtown's developing skylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Chron

    ... Model homes are expected to open in March of 2015 The Josephine Apartments, in the neighborhood near Rice University, was torn down back in September. The site will be used for four home. The Cane Island development team will complete the ...

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  11. Buckyballs enhance carbon captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Science Daily

    ... as an environmentally friendly material for capturing carbon from natural gas wells and industrial plants. Rice University scientists have discovered an environmentally friendly carbon-capture method that could be equally adept at drawing carbon ...

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  12. F# 4.0 PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | I programmer

    ... possible for you to test your website/app in [ ... ] DARPA has awarded $11 million to a project initiated at Rice University that aims to "autocomplete" and "autocorrect" code using a database of "all the available code in the world". Is this a fol ...

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  13. Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company to Host Reading of Hotel VolkswagenRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as Mayor from 2010-2014. He is coming to Houston, Texas to serve as the first CENHS Writer-in-Residence at Rice University during Spring Semester 2015. BWW TV Exclusive: Anna Kendrick and Chris Pine on INTO THE WOODS, Working with Stephen Sondheim ...

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  14. Lovett Hall: 'What a Houston-Style Architecture Might Look Like'Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Architect Online

    Lovett Hall, the administration building of Rice University, is the architectural equivalent of a Ph.D. dissertation.

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  15. Cleveland Orchestra Welcomes Three New MembersRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in 2008), and the Kent/Blossom Music Festival. Ms. Kukelhan received her bachelor of music degree from Rice University's Shepherd School of Music, where she studied with Kathleen Winkler, and her master of music degree from the Cleveland Institute ...

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  16. Morning News Roundup: Dec. 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Architect Online

    ICYMI: The Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition is down to six finalists, ThyssenKrupp announced a horizontal elevator prototype, ADP reports the U.S. economy added 208,000 jobs in November, NCARB announced mutual reciprocity for recognition of architect credentials across North American borders, and photographer Ryann Ford is releasing a photography book about America's vanishing rest stops. Quote of the Day: "Lovett Hall, the administration building of Rice University, is the architectural equivalent of a Ph.D. dissertation.

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  17. Cancer uses abdominal stem cells to fuel growth and metastasisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    New research from Rice University and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center shows how ovarian tumors co-opt a specific type of adult stem cell from abdominal tissues to fuel their growth. The research, published online last week in the journal Cancer Research , suggests a new way to target aggressive ovarian cancers by disrupting the metabolic processes that allow them to thrive.

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  18. The links between obesity and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... raise the risk of dying from early stage breast cancer for some women. (Medical Xpress)-New research from Rice University and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center shows how ovarian tumors co-opt a specific type of adult stem cell from ...

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  19. Competition Between OPEC, U.S. Drives Oil Prices to Four-Year LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Scientific American

    ... China's sluggish economy and increase its demand for Middle Eastern oil, according to Jim Krane, a fellow at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. What do low oil prices mean for renewable energy and alternative transportation fuels? ...

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  20. SFA's Schmidbauer Young Artist Competition seeks participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... winner, Ying Fu, won a position in the first violin section with the Cleveland Orchestra while studying at Rice University. Last year, Ying took a new position as associate concertmaster with the Philadelphia Orchestra, an orchestra regarded as one ...

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