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  1. Too Many Jockeys Die Racing HorsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Live Science

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

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  2. Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumor is a Transmissible CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Live Science

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

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  3. What Philae Did During Its 60 Hours on a CometRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Scientific American

    The simple reason why the lander was sent all the way to a comet was to do chemistry that can explain the origin of life Editor's note: The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation , an online publication covering the latest research. The drama of Philae's slow fall , bounce and unfortunate slide into hibernation was one of the most thrilling science stories of a generation.

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  4. World's Deadliest Spiders a Toxic Myth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Live Science

    ... recently addressed the mistaken beliefs surrounding the world's deadliest spiders in an essay published on The Conversation . Here, Live Science has edited and condensed an interview with Vetter on spider myths and misconceptions. Australia's funnel ...

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  5. Manifesto Check Editor - " six month contract - The Conversation UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Journalism.co.uk

    The Conversation is growing. Following a successful pilot year, the news analysis and comment site has attracted millions of readers a month and been republished and linked to regularly in publications such as the New York Times, the BBC and the Guardian.

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  6. Australia trade deal buoys educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Newsday

    ... face an uncertain domestic political environment and fee deregulation," he said, in an article he wrote for The Conversation , an independent academic website. "As the student market becomes increasingly competitive with aggressive marketing from ...

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  7. The Rosetta landera s scientific mission, explainedRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | The Washington Post

    But why are scientists so interested in Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko's composition, and how will they go about unlocking the icy rock's secrets? The Conversation has a great explainer on the subject . Here are the highlights: These days, we know that living things always come from other living things.

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  8. Scientist At Work: The Day After Philae LandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Scientific Blogging

    ... from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has no relevant affiliations. The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the ...

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  9. The Metropolitan Museum Of Art Wins The Week With Its Perfect, Kim K.-Inspired TweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Switched

    ... acted out resembles the paranoid, dissociated characters in American films of the era: Gene Hackman in 'The Conversation,' Robert de Niro in 'Taxi Driver,'" The Guardian's Jonathan Jones wrote in 2002. In 2011, New York-based performance artist ...

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  10. Special filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | HeraldNet

    ... free to attend. The series is titled "Paranoia Runs Deep: Fear, Love and the Other." Next movie: Nov. 14: "The Conversation." Bring your friends, have some popcorn and enjoy a movie at a branch of the Sno-Isle library system. Here's a look at the ...

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  11. More - Books and Arts DailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... Central Queensland University; Jen Webb, University of Canberra; Lynda Hawryluk, Southern Cross University. The Conversation, 7 November 2014

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  12. Pretty Kitty: 'Friendly' Genes In Felines Mapped In StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Scientific Blogging

    ... behavior and appearance will be retained as long as cats are kept as pets. Bryonie Scott is an Editor at The Conversation. Interviewees are Don Newgreen, Embryologist at Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and Bianca Haase, Research fellow at ...

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  13. Video Games Are Good For Your Brain - Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Scientific Blogging

    ... out consultancy for numerous gaming companies in the area of social responsibility and responsible gaming. The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the ...

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  14. Why blame for poor children's limited vocabulary goes beyond their parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Without first setting aside our cultural biases, research fails us and our students. In a recent article on The Conversation , Dennis Hayes lamented that a study in the U.K. shows education often fails to link practice to research. Back in 1947, ...

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  15. Abbott 'out of touch' over climate standRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Barack Obama and Xi Jinping. Instead, he had been "ambushed almost on the eve" of the G20, Grattan wrote on The Conversation website. She also noted the US and China's joint communique had referred to climate change "already harming economies around ...

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  16. U.S.-China deal: Watershed moment for climate politicsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Editor's note: David Holmes is Senior Lecturer in Communications and Media at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. He researches climate change communication and is a columnist for The Conversation, where he writes on climate, politics and the media.

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  17. Personality Predicts Our Driving BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Scientific Blogging

    ... ng from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has no relevant affiliations. The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from

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  18. Nail-Biting, Funny, Frenetic Account of Comet Landing from Inside Mission ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Scientific American

    Planetary scientist Monica Grady shares her experience as she awaited word of Philae's landing on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Editor's note: The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation , an online publication covering the latest research. It has been a busy few weeks.

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  19. Is U.S.-China climate deal a game changer for global talks?Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | WICU12 Erie

    Editor's note: David Holmes is Senior Lecturer in Communications and Media at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. He researches climate change communication and is a columnist for The Conversation, where he writes on climate, politics and the media.

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  20. Assertive Female Sexuality Is Often PathologizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Scientific Blogging

    ... lacking a penis has underwritten depictions of women's sexuality. Meron Wondemaghen rightly asserted on The Conversation recently that the characterization of Carrie Mathison in the TV series "Homeland" provides - at least in the initial season - a ...

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