The Conversation Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. US midterm elections: what next after Republican victory?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The First Post

    ... in Asia, may now view him as a "lame duck". Nevertheless, Tom Packer at the not-for-profit media outlet The Conversation says international trade deals, such as the US-EU deal, could actually be advanced: "On trade the Republican party tends to ...

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  2. Review: NightcrawlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... era, but it has all the intelligence, grit, and tightly wound tension of a psychological thriller like The Conversation or Taxi Driver . Every element is sharp, taut, and unapologetically grotesque. The film, appropriately enough, recalls the kind ...

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  3. Want To Feed The World? Tackle Pollution From Ozone And SootRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | 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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  4. The Godfather SpeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Cigar Aficionado

    Francis Ford Coppola is one of America's greatest movie directors. Ever. He has been associated with some of the most compelling films of the late twentieth century, from Apocalypse Now to The Conversation to The Godfather I , II and III .

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  5. SpaceShipTwo Cost a Life, So Why Use Human Test Pilots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Space.com

    A co-pilot on Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo died after the spacecraft crashed in the Mojave desert. This article was originally published at The Conversation.

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  6. Trials Funded by Rich Patients Could Help Find Cures for Us AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | LiveScience

    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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  7. The poppy hijab is just Islamophobia with a floral motifRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... would benefit from this article, and has no relevant affiliations. This article was originally published on The Conversation . Read the original article . Chris Allen is a Lecturer in the Institute of Applied Social Studies at the University of ...

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  8. Record seizure of smart drugs including one untested in humans shows growing marketRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | University of Cambridge

    ... Sahakian from the Department of Psychiatry discusses the implications. This article first appeared on The Conversation website on 31 October 2014. There are important benefits to society of cognitive enhancing drugs, particularly when considering ...

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  9. The Perks And Perils Of Writing A 50,000 Word Novel In A MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | 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,

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  10. Why Destroy Rhino Horn? It's Worth More Than CocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | 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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  11. On Halloween, Does Anonymity Affect Candy Theft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | LiveScience

    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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  12. Graduates who went to private schools earn more than graduates who did not, finds studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | University of Cambridge

    ... they went to will cease to impact on how much they earn, say the study's authors, writing for the website The Conversation . "But our new research proves that there is actually a strong relationship between the kind of schools graduates attended and ...

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  13. Review: 'Citizenfour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    A cool, steady stream of anxiety, Laura Poitras' documentary "Citizenfour" draws from the visual language and buggy paranoia of the best-known 1970s political thrillers: "The Conversation," "The Parallax View," "Three Days of the Condor," "All the President's Men." Each of the cities filmed in "Citizenfour" gets its own quiet yet sinister establishing shot, so that Rio de Janeiro, Hong Kong and London each look like twinkly beehives of undisclosed activity.

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  14. Poorer lose out in healthcare squeezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Age

    ... this week that it is a death trap for many. Catholic Health Australia researcher Laurie Brown writing in The Conversation (June 8, 2012) points out that the most disadvantaged in Australia will die, on average, three times earlier than the more ...

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  15. Catcall Hysteria Sweeps the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... of thing one addresses through non-profits to raise awareness about "street harassment." Tell me, ladies of The Conversation and female readers: if you watched the video before you read this, did you find yourself thinking about the importance of ...

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  16. Coulrophobia: Are Clowns Scary? Ha Ha AaaarghRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  17. Scared Out Of Your Mind: Halloween, Fear And The BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Scientific Blogging

    ... ghoulies and ghosties and long-legged beasties and things that go bump in the night, this is probably why. 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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  18. Private education wins higher salaries for young graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... own. Anna Vignoles receives funding from The Nuffield Foundation. This article was originally published on The Conversation . Read the original article .

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  19. Lithotomy: A Painful Operation Inspired The 18th-Century Equivalent Of A Horror Movie SoundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | 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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  20. Najib's Blowing with Wind the reason behind rise in Islamic extremism in M'siaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Growing Islamic fundamentalism in Malaysia reflects an attempt by the ruling administration to reassert moral and political control after a divisive general elections, a political observer from the University of South Australia noted today. According to an article in independent Australia-based news site The Conversation, the recent spate of enforcement by Islamic authorities may seem "comical", but it points to an administration unsure of majority support.

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