The Conversation Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Texas marks silver anniversary with album that twists familiar sound into new shapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... to modern R&B on albums like White On Blonde and The Hush before the guitars came roaring back on 2013's The Conversation. Texas 25 finds the band trying a little tenderness, stripping away any rock bombast and the exaggerated hooks of modern pop by ...

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  2. Where the world's plastic comes fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the density of ocean plastic as high as 40,000 pieces per square kilometre in some places around the world, The Conversation reports. The pollution has implications for everything from marine life to the hunt for MH370, which has been complicated by ...

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  3. Women should never have to lie about being "taken" to stop men from harassing themRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | New Statesman

    ... way home, alone, from a night out will probably know that feeling. The dread of knowing you're about have The Conversation with a sad and horny drunk guy, who's just been out on the pull and failed to bag anything sexier than a kebab. Massive Hood ...

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  4. Masters And Slaves: Locked In A Deadly RelationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... funding from European Commission's Seventh Framework Program. This article was originally published on The Conversation . Read the original article . The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research ...

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  5. Mars is the next step for humanity -- we must take itRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | CNN

    ... The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. CNN is showcasing the work of The Conversation , a collaboration between journalists and academics to provide news analysis and commentary. The content is produced solely by The ...

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  6. What makes you a magnet for mozzies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Canberra Times

    Want to avoid mosquito bites? Then don't count on diet to give you a helping hand - advice like eating garlic, taking vitamin B supplements, eating a vegetarian diet or drinking apple cider vinegar is more folklore than fact, according to medical entymologist Dr Cameron Webb from the University of Sydney. That said, science has learned something about what can make some of us more likely to be bitten than others - pregnancy, drinking beer and having type O blood can make you a little more enticing, Webb says, although a more potent lure is sweat laced with lactic acid - the substance produced when we're exercising, he explains in a recent article in The Conversation .

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  7. Anti-doping experts concerned at rise in number of amateur athletes turning to drugs to get aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Independent

    ... that led to [amateurs being caught] in the US are certainly emerging [here]," he wrote on the website The Conversation. "In parallel with the huge rise in cycling popularity in the US, cycling has risen to become the third most popular sport in the ...

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  8. Honoring Carl Djerassi: The Pill Was A Revolution For Women - And MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... this. With knowledge and science, against superstition and prejudice, well-being and equality are pursued. 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. Coming Soon: First U.S. Nuclear Power Plant Since 1996Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | 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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  10. Mars is a Test, and Europa is the PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | SPACE.com

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

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  11. 5 Important Things To Know About Bird FluRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... causing some concern in China. One thing we can be sure of - bird flu will be back in the news before long. 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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  12. Is Immolation A Valid Punishment Under Islamic Law?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... perhaps be helpful in reminding us all to avoid the trap of vengeance and a senseless cycle of retaliation. 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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  13. Steam Douching: Gwyneth Paltrow Is As Wrong As Floating Wombs And Fumigation WereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... it's time to stop. I think the right answer here would be, "my womb's back - get that reed out of here." 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. Queensland Election 2015: Newman government still runs Queensland, so what can it do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Canberra Times

    ... to have mattered, there could be a by-election . As Anne Twomey and Graeme Orr have explained on The Conversation , there has to be a government in office at all times - and that means Newman's post-politics plans have had to be put on hold for now. ...

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  15. Profile: Australian Foreign Minister Julie BishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Newsday

    ... mostly sure grip," wrote Michelle Grattan, a highly respected veteran political journalist and academic, in The Conversation in October 2014. Ms Bishop is currently Australia's most senior female politician. But no woman has ever led the Liberal ...

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  16. Campbell Newman remains in charge of Queensland, for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... preferences to have mattered, there could be a by-election. As Anne Twomey and Graeme Orr have explained on The Conversation, there has to be a government in office at all times and that means Newman's post-politics plans have had to be put on hold ...

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  17. Fellow prison inmates offer to die in place of Andrew ChanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Age

    ... imately justify an ineffective but politically convenient policy," she wrote in news and commentary website The Conversation.

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  18. Liberal Member of House of Representatives calls for leadership spill next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    PERTH, Western Australia - West Australian Liberal backbencher Dennis Jensen has urged the Liberals to hold a leadership vote next week, declaring Tony Abbott is not an effective leader and his position is "terminal". Jensen told The Conversation he had texted Abbott on January 23 before the knighthood announcement notifying Abbott that he no longer had his support.

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  19. Peterborough: Community Conversation on children and digital media setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... the impact of technology on our children and what is our role should be as parents and community members. The Conversation will be initiated by short presentations from individuals with various perspectives on the topic: Dr. Jeffrey Boxer, Beth ...

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  20. Locarno Film Fest to Honor Oscar-Winning Editor and Sound Designer Walter MurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... g with such greats as George Lucas ( THX 1138 , American Graffiti ), Francis Ford Coppola ( The Godfather , The Conversation ). For his work on The Conversation he picked up dual BAFTA awards for film editing and sound track.

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