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  1. New study confirms that switching to wood construction from concrete or steel reduces CO2 emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | TreeHugger

    ... building materials, it actually looks at the real world usage. Study co-author explains, in an article in The Conversation: Building with wood consumes much less energy than using concrete or steel. For example, a wooden floor beam requires 80 ...

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  2. The Rise of the CryptoMarket: How Illicit Drugs Are Sold OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... start up their own markets, leading to illicit online trading grounds that are flourishing. As a piece at The Conversation discusses, these markets are as advanced as anyone could hope for. There are "seller" pages, with feedback and reviews, ...

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  3. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Prairie Village Post

    ... said, "There's space, it's green, and it's just 10 minutes from downtown." [Kansas City Star Magazine The Conversation: Executive director of Power & Light District talks about the new residential boom in downtown KC] Signal work causes only small ...

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  4. Making products go the distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... will also help unlock the untapped value of assets. A longer version of this article was published on The Conversation on February 25, 2014. Suzanne Benn is Professor of Sustainable Enterprise in the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Business ...

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  5. Open-Source Seeds Make a ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  6. How tattoos| went from cool to|corporate [Sunday Independent (South Africa)]Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Voyer is an associate professor of Marketing at ESCP Europe. l This article was originally published on The Conversation: http://theconversation.com/uk . The Sunday Independent (c) 2014 Independent Newspapers (Pty) Limited. All rights strictly ...

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  7. Feedback from The Conversation: The HPV vaccineRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Health officials from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Sacramento area physicians agree that the vaccination rates for HPV, or human papillomavirus, are unacceptably low.

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  8. The Conversation: On a mission to get bikes off sidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    JOIN THE CONVERSATION: Does Sacramento need protected bicycle lanes? And should there be fines for riding a bike on a city sidewalk? To write a letter, go to sacbee.com/sendletter .

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  9. Should Robot Drivers Kill to Save a Child's Life?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Live Science

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  10. Drones are Fun, Until One Hits You In the FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  11. Virtual Worlds Can Be As Fulfilling As Real LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  12. Appeals to the climate consensus can give the wrong impressionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Seeker Blog

    ... public policy. I've nothing to add to Will's excellent essay, so I recommend that you go directly to The Conversation to read the original and the comments. Some effort is required to weed the 219 comments so I will highlight just a segment of the ...

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  13. Weak forces hold rubble-pile asteroids togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Ars Technica

    ... phen Lowry is a senior lecturer in astronomy at the University of Kent. This article was first published on The Conversation .

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  14. With Latest Death, Scientists Re-evaluate Stigma of FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Live Science

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  15. The Beauty of MillipedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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  16. Grattan on Friday / In Conversation with ASIO chief David IrvineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Canberra City News

    ... threat from Islamist extremists as radicalised Australians fight in Syria and Iraq. In an interview with The Conversation at ASIO's Canberra headquarters on Thursday, Irvine said he would ideally like to see ASIO operating under a broad law rather ...

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  17. Tasha Biltmore exposes Domestic Violence via Stage PlaysRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | LA Sentinel

    ... touch on such taboo topics such as domestic violence, rape, and molestation. Her last plays, "Maddy," and "The Conversation," produced in 2014 and 2012 respectively, were about Biltmore's personal struggle with domestic violence. "All of my work is ...

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  18. Too many in the US view the events that led to Michael Brown's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | New Statesman

    ... would benefit from this article, and has no relevant affiliations. This article was originally published on The Conversation . Read the original article .

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  19. Verballed on TwitterRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Catallaxy

    Mind you, he's probably still pissed off I got The Conversation to update his disclosure statement on a recent article .

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  20. Are Anti-Depressants Over-Prescribed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Anorak

    Stephen Lawrie, Head of the Division of Psychiatry, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuro-Imaging, Director of PsySTAR at University of Edinburgh, takes a view in The Conversation : There is a persistent media hype surrounding the notion that the prescription of antidepressants is " at record levels ", and " on the rise ".

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