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  1. October 21: Daily Record breakfast news blog LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    READ about the attack on Celtic goalkeeper Likasz Zalusa, tributes for Lynda Bellingham and see Lorraine Kelly hot foot it out the studio mid-evacuation, all in this morning's breakfast blog. Welcome to another Tuesday morning.


  2. [Guest Post] Special Needs in Strange Worlds: J. Kathleen Cheney on Trying to Write BlindRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | SF Signal

    NOTE : This installment of Special Needs In Strange Worlds features a guest post from author J. Kathleen Cheney ! - Sarah Chorn J. Kathleen Cheney is a former teacher and has taught mathematics ranging from 7th grade to Calculus, with a brief stint as a Gifted and Talented Specialist. Her short fiction has been published in Jim Baen's Universe , Writers of the Future , and Fantasy Magazine , among others, and her novella "Iron Shoes" was a 2010 Nebula Award Finalist.


  3. Celebrate St. Patty's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cryptomundo

    Bob Gimlin was there when the most famous Bigfoot footage wasfilmed and Bill Munns has done the most signifivcant analysis of it. It's October 20th! Known to many bigfooters as St. Patty's day, which get's it's namesake from the name of the bigfoot featured in the Patterson/Gimlin footage.


  4. Guest Column: Implementing Mens et ManusRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Tech

    On Tuesday, Sept. 30, The Tech 's "Snapshot of the First Year Survey results for Class of 2018" revealed a startling paradox that has gone unmentioned: The Class of 2018 most desires to "Contribute to Science and Innovation" and least cares about "Participating in Politics or Community Affairs."


  5. ASE pass rates up for most GIRs, especially biologyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Tech

    The Advance Standing Exam takers, mostly students from the Class of 2018, generally did well on the tests during orientation this year, garnering an overall pass rate of 54.9 percent. This pass rate is slightly higher than last year's 54.2 percent and 52-53 percent in recent years.


  6. Efficient Gluing of Numerical Continuation and a Multiple Solution Method for Elliptic PDEsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Numerical continuation calculations for ordinary differential equations are, by now, an established tool for bifurcation analysis in dynamical systems theory as well as across almost all natural and engineering sciences. Although several excellent standard software packages are available for ODEs, there are - for good reasons - no standard numerical continuation toolboxes available for partial differential equations , which cover a broad range of different classes of PDEs automatically.


  7. State jobs report finds September employment strong, unemployment rate downRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Day

    Connecticut employers added 11,500 jobs in September as the state's unemployment rate fell two-tenths of a percentage point to 6.4 percent, the state Department of Labor reported Monday. The department also reported that revisions in data released for August indicate 1,200 jobs were lost that month, not 3,600, as previously reported.


  8. Woodstock RememberedA Mighty ChangeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2009 -- Documents from the Bush White House and the Republican National Committee newly released by the House Judiciary Committee show that while the Justice Department under President Bush was aggressively prosecuting local Democratic officeholders around the nation, the White House Political Affairs Office was simultaneously circulating weekly broadsides about the legal actions on a flier entitled "Democrat Ethics Breakdown ."


  9. By The Numbers: BYU's bend-then-break defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vanquish The Foe

    After giving up 29 unanswered points in the span of 17 game minutes, BYU's defense appears to be the weakest such unit in nearly a decade. Watching Cody Fajardo and the Nevada Wolf Pack trample and cut through the defense in the second half felt like watching video of a train crushing a car.


  10. Aaron Rodgers Is NFL MVP Through Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    There are several NFL players who are playing at a high enough level through Week 7 that deem them worthy of the league MVP discussion. Even though there are players who are better than Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in some statistical areas, the truth is Rodgers is the clear favorite to win the NFL MVP at this point in the season.


  11. Thousands more business cards needed to build giant SpongeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... Kingdom, US, China and Spain. The Auckland event is sponsored by the University of Auckland's Department of Mathematics and happens this coming weekend at Auckland Art Gallery. The Menger Sponge illustrates an important mathematical theorem ...


  12. Why do we know so little about native joblessness?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Minister of Employment and Social Development Jason Kenney answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 in Ottawa.


  13. NASA's HI-SEAS Project Results Suggests a Women-Only Mars CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Slashdot

    "The logical thing to do is to fly small women." Kate Greene, who wrote the linked article, took part in the first HI-SEAS experiment in Martian-style living, and has some compelling reasons for an all-women crew, energy efficiency chief among them: Week in and week out, the three female crew members expended less than half the calories of the three male crew members.


  14. Commerce Data: Then & NowRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Department of Commerce

    In July, Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced that our department will be hiring our first ever Chief Data Officer , building on her commitment to Commerce's role as "America's Data Agency." She also announced the formation of a data advisory council comprising private sector leaders who will help the CDO navigate new and dynamic data challenges.


  15. AP, Getty photos Sean Leahy | NFLStill no way to rank Peyton Manning and Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Peyton Manning achieved the NFL record in touchdown passes on Sunday night, but the debate over who's better - him of Tom Brady? - may never be settled. Manning's 509th scoring pass on Sunday night surpassed Brett Favre's previous mark and made him the holder of what is perhaps the NFL's most glamorous record.


  16. For infertility treatment, should he drink less coffee, more booze?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A man's love of coffee could hamper the success of a couple's infertility treatment, a small new study suggests. But mild alcohol use by would-be fathers might help boost the odds of pregnancy through in vitro fertilization, the findings indicate.


  17. Good books on mathematicsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | GameDev

    I'm looking to purchase a few good books on mathematics aimed at people who have a good understanding of maths but struggle with some of the more advanced topics. I read a lot of techical papers and I'm often discouraged when presented with page-long equations that rapidly change through unknown rules of algebra and when terms such as 'third degree polynomials' are thrown in.


  18. International v domestic US trademark registrations: pick your poisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The USPTO's statistics for the year to date report that just 2.6% of international trademark applications are approved upon first action, compared to 34.1% of applications via TEAS Plus and 17% by TEAS. For applicants this creates a number of challenges, and begs the question of whether the direct route to registration is a better option.


  19. Senior Editor, StatisticsRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Publishers Marketplace

    About our company Springer Science+Business Media is one of the most prestigious international scientific publishers of books, journals, and electronic media today, with subsidiaries and representatives all over the world. Our publications range from medicine to all fields of life sciences, and from mathematics to engineering.


  20. Market MoverPANAMA Canal Expansion: the Rewards are Outpacing RisksRead the original story

    May 29, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... His Grand Unified Theory, self-published last July, relies on laws of physics and classical principles, not pure mathematics, as quantum scientists do. Weinberg says Mills' approach is "far simpler and more accurate than sophisticated quantum ...