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  1. 'Louie Louie' singer Jack Ely dies; last-minute decision led to notorious vocalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Inside Bay Area

    ... covering the song. Rhino Records released not one but two albums of cover versions, including one by The Rice University Marching Owl Band. "First and foremost, it's a real easy song to play. Second, it's got a great beat. Third, it's got a lot of ...

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  2. #StrawberryLetter 4/30/15: 20 years of crazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | 95.7 The Beat

    ... ollege mines is trying to get there my daughter wants to go to University of Texas and my son wants to go to Rice University my son is 15 and my daughter is 13 they have planned out their future please help

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  3. MIT students compete in the Boston MarathonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Tech

    ... so many people, I realized I just had to do it." Having run her share of marathons when she was attending Rice University as an undergrad, Lagoudas had been through the motions before. But it was a new experience for her to find spectators cheering ...

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  4. Jack Ely, 71, sang infectious hit Louie LouieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... covering the song. Rhino Records released not one but two albums of cover versions, including one by The Rice University Marching Owl Band. The Kingsmen had a couple of other hits, Money and The Jolly Green Giant, but nothing that compared with ...

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  5. Chromosome-folding theory shows promiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Biology News Net

    Rice University researchers Peter Wolynes, left, and Bin Zhang are working to formulate an energy-landscape theory for chromosomes. The theory could help scientists understand the genomic roots of gene regulation,... Human chromosomes are much bigger and more complex than proteins, but like proteins, they appear to fold and unfold in an orderly process as they carry out their functions in cells.

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  6. Private university police bill gets hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Click2Houston

    ... of stonewalling." In 2013 Channel 2 Investigates received a portion of a dashboard camera recording from a Rice University police car. The video came from an anonymous source and showed Rice police officers striking Ivan Joe Waller numerous times ...

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  7. Traumatic events, financial struggles may threaten women's heart healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... study led by researchers from the Cardiovascular Research Center ... A smartphone app created by students at Rice University may someday serve as the ultimate remote to help control the flow of blood through human hearts.

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  8. 'Real breakthrough': Discovery of nanoflares solves sun's coronal heat mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Russia Taday

    ... probe into the high-energy processes of the sun." According to Stephen Bradshaw, a solar astrophysicist at Rice University in Houston, Texas, it is difficult to spot nanoflares, yet this phenomenon could be explained by a "sophisticated ...

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  9. RMA exec Charles Cannon to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Tire Business

    ... Technologies. Mr. Cannon earned a PhD in history in 1975 from Stanford University, an master's degree from Rice University, and a bacherlor's degree rom Columbia University, the RMA said. Do so-called "Religious Freedom" laws in place in some states ...

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  10. Batches of ultra-thin transistors made from 2D materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NatureNews

    ... the film's growth. The technique is an exciting development, says Pulickel Ajayan, a material scientist at Rice University in Houston, Texas. But the films will need to be grown on other surfaces, including flexible substrates, to make commercial ...

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  11. 'Louie Louie' singer Jack Ely dies in RedmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | News-Register

    ... covering the song. Rhino Records released not one but two albums of cover versions, including one by The Rice University Marching Owl Band. "First and foremost, it's a real easy song to play. Second, it's got a great beat. Third, it's got a lot of ...

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  12. Strong evidence for coronal heating theory presentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | R & D

    ... can help scientists understand what processes create them. Stephen Bradshaw, a solar astrophysicist at Rice University in Houston, Texas, was the last speaker. Bradshaw used a sophisticated computational model to demonstrate why spotting signatures ...

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  13. 'Louie Louie' singer Jack Ely dead at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | NorthJersey.com

    ... covering the song. Rhino Records released not one but two albums of cover versions, including one by The Rice University Marching Owl Band. "First and foremost, it's a real easy song to play. Second, it's got a great beat. Third, it's got a lot of ...

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  14. Professor Releases Debut BookRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his bachelor's and master's degrees from Iowa State University, pursued a doctorate for several years at Rice University before becoming a teacher and father. The extensive traveler has published several volumes of historical readings for students. ...

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  15. Professor's Debut Book Describes Historical Treasure Hunt with Iconic FiguresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PRWeb

    ... his bachelor's and master's degrees from Iowa State University, pursued a doctorate for several years at Rice University before becoming a teacher and father. The extensive traveler has published several volumes of historical readings for students. ...

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  16. Governor orders Texas Guard to stop US troops from imposing martial law during Jade Helm 15 exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Raw Story

    ... expert remained dubious. "I doubt that will be the case," said Mark Jones, a political science professor at Rice University. "Anyone who I think believes that there was a conspiracy by the U.S. military is unlikely to be mollified by a letter from ...

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  17. Becca Cason Thrash serves up Texas best at dinner for French AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | CultureMap

    It was the charming French Ambassador Grard Araud 's first visit to Houston and in between speaking at Rice University's Baker Institute and a luncheon with the French-American Chamber of Commerce, the diplomat was feted Texas style by John and Becca Cason Thrash in their art-filled Memorial area home. La Becca, a Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor, knows a thing or two about entertaining and had no trouble pulling together a Lone Star evening for Araud.

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  18. Argonne supercomputer helped Rice/Minnesota team identify materials to improve fuel productionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Green Car Congress

    Scientists at Rice University and the University of Minnesota recently identified, through a large-scale, multi-step computational screening process, promising zeolite structures for two fuel applications: purification of a ethanol from fermentation broths and the hydroisomerization of alkanes with 18-30 carbon atoms encountered in petroleum refining. To date, more than 200 types of zeolites have been synthesized and more than 330,000 potential zeolite structures have been predicted based on previous computer simulations.

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  19. Students create smartphone app to connect heart patient, pump, doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Rice University engineering students have added smartphone-enabled controls to a heart assist pump developed by a Houston medical device company. The Flowtastic team's software and hardware would allow doctors to monitor their patients remotely and even adjust the pump speed.

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  20. Experts say things are bad as they've ever beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... teen,' Wright said. "Al Sharpton has never been interested in healing race relations." But Anthony Pinn at Rice University says putting it on the media and pointing the finger at activists is copping out. "The problem is racism. The reaction to ...

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