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  1. Hot Peppers May Burn Your Mouth, and Prevent Some Cancers TooRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | NewsBlaze

    UC San Diego School of Medicine researchers have been studying chili peppers. Not at the local Mexican restaurant, but in the lab.

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  2. Tea party rival group propels progressive candidatesRead the original story

    42 min ago | Washington Times

    With a very real chance of being elected to Congress in November, New Jersey Democrat Bonnie Watson Coleman makes no bones about the fact that she's benefited heavily from a well-organized progressive machine that has begun to rival the tea party in its ability to hand-pick candidates and propel them into office.

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  3. Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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  4. Chilli Peppers for your Gut: Tumor FightersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    When I walked into a local market the other day, I was hit with an amazing sweet and yet tangy smell.

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  5. Scientists crack mystery of 'sailing stones'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    For decades, scientists have been unable to explain what caused 'sailing stones' on Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park to move up to hundreds of metres - until now.

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  6. Racetrack Playa mystery solved: Death Valley moving rocks video of phenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Paleobiologist Richard Norris and his team have solved the mystery behind the sailing stones in California's Death Valley.

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  7. UC San Diego extends partnership to school in TijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    The University of California, San Diego and the Universidad Autonoma de Baja California, Mexico (UABC) have embarked on an initiative to increase collaboration and exchange among students and faculty from both universities.

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  8. Radio telescopes settle controversy over distance to PleiadesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Astronomy

    With parallax technique, astronomers observe object at opposite ends of Earth's orbit around the Sun to precisely measure its distance.

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  9. UCSD Women's Volleyball Should Crack No. 2 SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The UC San Diego women's volleyball team has been picked to finish second in the California Collegiate Athletic Association as the league's preseason coaches' poll was released Thursday.

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  10. How Far, the Stars? Quasars Solve 'Seven Sisters' Star Cluster MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Space.com

    Super-bright galaxies powered by black holes have helped astronomers come up with the most accurate distance yet to the iconic Pleiades star cluster.

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  11. Rensselaer Names New Vice President for Institute AdvancementRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... for development, general campus, and as the senior director of development and external relations for the UC San Diego Rady School of Management. Previously, he held positions as vice president for institutional advancement at the Harbor-UCLA ...

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  12. Study: Dogs could get jealousStudy: Dogs could get jealousA...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Study: Dogs could get jealous Dogs get jealou of other pets Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1tP2f7H University of California-San Diego emotion researcher Christine Harris, a professor of psychology at the university, poses with her border collie.

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  13. Astronomy: Radio Telescopes Settle Controversy Over Distance to PleiadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2009 | Science Daily

    A worldwide network of radio telescopes measured the distance to the famous star cluster the Pleiades to an accuracy within 1 percent.

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  14. How sailing rocks of Death Valley 'move on their own' revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A team of researchers from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, brought in a high-resolution weather station to measure wind at one-second intervals, and brought in 15 rocks fitted with GPS devices to capture the movement of the rocks, CNet reported.

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  15. Tritons Picked to Finish Second in CCAA this SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UC San Diego Tritons

    The UC San Diego women's volleyball team has been picked to finish second in the California Collegiate Athletic Association as the league's preseason coaches' poll was released Thursday.

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  16. Mystery of Death Valley's 'Sailing Stones' SolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    For years, enormous stones have been moving across the Racetrack Playa of Death Valley National Park, leaving engraved trails in the muddy surface behind.

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  17. San Diego Plastic Surgeon Offers Less Invasive Liposuction TechniqueRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Dr. Scott Miller, a board-certified plastic surgeon in San Diego , strives to provide innovative procedures to help patients achieve their aesthetic goals.

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  18. Californian drought is so severe it's 'causing the ground to move'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... very heavy, the ground will lift. That is how much water scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego estimate has gone missing from the western US over the past 18 months. That incredible water deficit weighs nearly 240 billion ...

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  19. KillTheCup.com Launches Nation's Largest Reusable Cup Contest with 10...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    KillTheCup.com today announced the launch of the inaugural Kill the Cup University Challenge, a four-week nationwide contest that encourages students at 10 top universities across the country to reduce waste from disposable coffee cups.

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  20. Astronomers measure precise distance to controversial star clusterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Science

    Visible to the naked eye and a stunning sight through binoculars, the Pleiades star cluster seems an unlikely place for controversy.

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