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SPORTS, Athletics News, Apr 16, 2011

San Diego Youth Sports Festival  | First Annual San Diego Youth Sports Festival, Steve Kane, John KenteraSan Diego Youth Sports Festival
SoccerNation.com
  The SDYSF will be a fun-filled adventure for children under the age of 13, providing them the opportunity to test their current skills or learn new ones through a variety of sports stations including Football, Baseball, Softball, Soccer, Roller Hockey, ...
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Augustana breaks ground on new lacrosse, soccer field
Quad-Cities Online
"The addition of a sport-specific venue for our men's and women's lacrosse and soccer programs is a significant statement about the value Augustana places on its intercollegiate athletics program and certainly differentiates us from our competitors," ...
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Boys' finalists show humility
East Oregonian
He played for the Pendleton Bucks in football last season and is part of the Pilot Rock baseball team this spring. Crawford has earned all-conference honors in both football and basketball and played basketball in Australia through Down Under Sports. ...
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Union Pines puts lots of lumber on ball
News & Observer
NCHSAA honors: Bob Catapano, who should be known as the father of high school soccer in North Carolina, is among seven coaches and officials who will be inducted into the NC High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame on Saturday night. ...
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Quad Cities home to semi-pro soccer team
cbs4qc.com
Heading the team is the coach for the Augustana women's soccer team. Coach Scott Mejia hopes the sport will inspire youth in the area to dream big when it comes to sports. "Any time you're talking about semi–pro or professional athletics, ...
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East Central men shut out Southeastern in tennis
Ada Evening News
ADA — East Central University athletes and coaches will be working at the McDonald's in Arlington Center on April 19 from 5 to 8 pm during the ECU Athletics Night. A percentage of all in-store and drive-thru food sales during the designated time frame ...
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2011-12 soccer captains named
UND Fighting Sioux
by Tim Albrecht, UND Athletics Media Relations UND head coach Kristen Gay has found her captains for the 2011-12 soccer season. Junior Sheri Stapf (Lakeville, Minn.) and Senior Kelsey Zachman (Mahtomedi, Minn.) were named co-captains for the upcoming ...
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Jefferson County coaches not sold on playoff set-up
STLtoday.com
"I do not like the proposal in its entirety, and I hate the process even more than the proposal," De Soto football coach and athletics director Bobby Thompson said. "They're taking a lot of heat over this right now," Festus coach Russ Schmidt said. ...
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Through the Lens of Lentz
The Dartmouth
By Dan Lentz, The Dartmouth Staff Imagine that Dartmouth's athletic teams stopped playing. Say, for instance, it turned out like this: Football players have decided they are not getting enough out of the deal the team has with Muscle Milk. ...
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Lloyd Fobi Hired as Head Men's Soccer Coach at Willamette
Willamette University Athletics
By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110 SALEM, ORE. -- Willamette University has hired former Lloyd Fobi as the head men's soccer coach for the Bearcats, Director of Athletics Mark Majeski announced today. ...
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Promasidor to support Table tennis at Volta Region Sports Festival
Ghana News Agency
Other disciplines at the Regional Sports Festival will include Handball, Volleyball, Athletics and Soccer - boys U15. Mr Missodey expressed his personal appreciation and that of the Volta Regional Sports Council to Promasidor for the kind gesture and ...
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Prepped And Ready: That Dreaded No. 3 Slot
Austin American-Statesman (blog)
Zach Ward (Dripping Springs Class of 2007) has hung up his soccer cleats but the first team defender on the UIL's all-century soccer team is still involved in college athletics. Ward is currently a senior on the Vassar College track team. ...
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Conestoga Faculty Members Inducted into Athletics and Recreation Hall of Fame
Exchange Morning Post
Under his leadership, men's and women's soccer teams at Conestoga have won 26 OCAA championship medals and made three national appearances. Duane Shadd began his career at Conestoga as an Athletics Technician in 1978, and has served in a variety of ...
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Closing of Lambuth means end of sports
Jackson Sun
"But in the fall sports like football and soccer, finding a job could be difficult because most schools will have already made their hires for those jobs. "But I've told them I'll do whatever I can to help them." Brown said he personally hates the ...
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SMC Women's Soccer Players Move On
Patch.com
By Steve Galluzzo | Email the author | 6:15am Santa Monica College soccer player Jen Hager has signed to play with Cal State San Marcos. SMC athletics Sheldon has been accepted to California State University, Northridge, where she will pursue a degree ...
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Summer camp opportunities abound at WMU
WMU News
Various dates throughout June, July and August--Bronco athletics sports camps for high-school-age and younger students interested in soccer, volleyball, football, and other sports. More information Various dates in June and July--ATYP Summer Programs ...
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WMU News
Brophy to leave UWA for UAH
Demopolis Times
Since his arrival as Director of Athletics at UWA on June 1, 2006, Dr. Brophy has overseen the institution's 10 NCAA Division II sports that compete in the Gulf South Conference, as well as men's and women's rodeo and the addition of women's soccer ...
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Early enrollees eagerly await Stadium debut
Observer Online
A football and soccer standout in high school and a native of Canton, Mich., Brindza was recruited by Michigan following his junior year. Brindza said once Notre Dame showed interest, the decision to graduate a semester early and leave his home state ...
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For two stars, the field of their dreams is set to become the track of their tears
The Age
The history of sport there goes back to the 1860s, when it was named the Friendly Society Gardens and hosted athletics carnivals as well as football, tennis and later, women's cricket. Just after 1900 it was made Crown land, which it remains. ...
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The Age
Athletes held at higher standard
The Grand Views
Blair Reid, head men's soccer coach, said his team knows from the start that they are expected to be dedicated to more than just the team. Reid said, "There's family, academics, athletics and then social life." When off the field, the high expectations ...
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Timbers win Portland debut
TheNewsTribune.com
... ground used for Portland athletics since 1893. The park previously called PGE Park and used for minor league baseball and other sports, has been converted into a soccer-specific stadium. “Frankly this stadium here, it's terrific,” Garber said. ...
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NCAA falling short on integrity challenge
Livingston Daily
I coached women's soccer at Schoolcraft College for 10 years. I dealt with the negative perception from the public and instructors that our student-athletes were privileged in terms of how the college treated them both athletically and academically. ...
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Young UF women's lacrosse program continues historic season with upset of ...
Orlando Sentinel
Partly because of logistical reasons and also to put lacrosse on par with its other sports, UF built a separate lacrosse facility. Ground-breaking on Dizney Stadium – which Lynda Tealer, senior associate athletics director for administration, ...
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College Football 2011: The Top 20 Schools That Need a New Uniform
Bleacher Report
Just this Tuesday, Arizona State publicly introduced updated logos, color schemes, etc. that will transform its athletic uniforms across several sports. To complement a new helmet emblem, the Sun Devils' traditional maroon and gold will now be accented ...
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Bleacher Report
Sports capsule
Napa Valley Register
For those without Internet access, a “walk-in” registration will be held at New Tech High on May 7 and 14, from 9 am-1 pm, and on May 11 from 5-8 pm NYSL introduces a preseason soccer camp offered June 27-July 1 by Challenger-Sports. ...
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Cardinal closer to 100th NCAA championship
San Jose Mercury News
The streak spans 12 seasons and is recognized as the longest active home winning streak among all sports in Division I athletics. Stanford will likely have to wait an entire month before its next opportunity to increase its home winning streak. ...
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Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Friday, April 15
Yahoo! Eurosport UK
(SOCCER-LATAM/LIBERTADORES, moved, pix, by Rex Gowar, 400 words) KUALA LUMPUR - Swede Alexander Noren is the leader after an eight-under-par 64 in the opening round though four groups must complete their first rounds after a storm ended play early on ...
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Sports | Married to athletics | Local news, sports, weather, blogs ...
Garret Brown is involved in all kinds of sports, from playing on the Wenatchee Fire Soccer team to the Wenatchee Valley Rams football team. ...
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Football: Bennett Swygert | Newberry College Athletics
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High school sports schedule - Soccer News - BigSoccer
High School Sports: La Salle College High School, Montgomery County, PA ... Rasner's arrest would likely be issued later Friday by the football program. ...
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LSUsports.net: The Official Website of LSU Athletics. All Sports; Baseball 2173 ... Basketball (Women's) 2167; Cross Country 2516; Football 2164 ...
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Spring football video update - Kentucky Blog - University of ...
Spring football video update: Phillips likes energy, play of Newton and Guy ... CBS College Sports. Visit other CBS Interactive Sites ...
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Union women's soccer signs Greenbrier's Presley | Athletics News ...
Union University Athletics News Releases: Union women's soccer signs Greenbrier's Presley. ... Phone: (731) 661-5027, Sports Information Fax: (731) 661-5182 ...
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Dallas News, Sports, Weather and Traffic from The Dallas Morning News .... Wixon : Jesuit outfielder Josh Bell 'good as gold' with football build, baseball power ... Regional soccer preview: State berth at stake for top area teams ...
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New Miami athletic director Shawn Eichorst knows he has work to do ...
Eichorst interviewed in person on Sunday, sitting down with new football coach Al ... MORE COLLEGE SPORTS HEADLINES. Georgia baseball player paralyzed after ...
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Soccer: Ducks set to open spring schedule – College Sports Blog
College Sports Blog. News, notes, opinions and more on area college athletics. ... Women's soccer: Oregon travels to Washington State (Saturday), ...
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Team Awards Announced at Annual Soccer Banquet - TEXAS A&M ...
The Big 12 Champion Texas A&M soccer team held its annual awards banquet Saturday at The Zone Club ... CBS College Sports. Visit other CBS Interactive Sites ...
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SPACE, Astronomy News, Apr 16, 2011

Astronomy: Will planets ever be defined?
DAWN.com
As researcher Tyson puts it in his interview to www.space.com, “The word 'planet' has far outlived its usefulness. It doesn't celebrate the scientific richness of the Solar System.” The universe is vast, complex and has much still left to be discovered ...
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Nadler Salutes City's Landing Shuttle Enterprise
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
He leads the NY-Skies Astronomy group in telescopic sky-watches in Brooklyn and city parks. “As far as any space fans tell me, the Enterprise's entire exterior is intact. NASA sort of promised to furnish any leftover parts from the shuttle program to ...
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Astronomical society celebrates 50th anniversary
Shelby Township Source Newspapers
The nonprofit organization has been around since the 1960s and is composed of amateur astronomers from the metro Detroit area who enjoy staring into space, literally, in their spare time. WAS Vice President Robert Berta has been a member of the society ...
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Thousands beat filing
Manila Bulletin
(Rio Rose Ribaya) SkyXplore, a pioneering state-of-the-art science road show program in the country, announced a four-day Astrocamp “designed for kids to help them appreciate astronomy and space exploration.” Former Sen. ...
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Citadel professor Saul Adelman honored
Charleston Post Courier
By Diane Knich Citadel astronomy professor Saul Adelman has received the Governor's Award for Excellence in Scientific Research at an Undergraduate Institution. The award recognizes Adelman's work on the chemical composition of stellar atmospheres. ...
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Astronomical event 'UTTARA' celebrated at Lovely Professional University
Online PR News (press release)
He also hoped that soon some students will certainly bring name and fame to the University through their novel space explorations. It is illustrative that in order to continue the excitement of the unprecedented International Year of Astronomy 2009 ...
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Spaceport 'astronauts' could boost local tourism
El Defensor Chieftain
"One question I have is, is there a connection between people interested in space flight and people interested in astronomy?" asked Harrison. If there's not, Socorro has other things to offer, from the historic plaza and San Miguel Mission, ...
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DON'T MISS: 11 aspirational courses after 10+2!
Rediff
The programme has been designed keeping such science requirements of space research in mind and has courses in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Remote Sensing, Earth System Science and Chemical Systems. The B.Tech Avionics Programme is primarily aimed at ...
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Rediff
Dalhousie projector is going on 60 and still rolling along
TheChronicleHerald.ca
... when it comes to space," says presenter Patrick Fortier. "You can come back and have a completely different experience every (show)." Fortier is finishing an undergraduate degree in physics and then he's heading to graduate school for astronomy. ...
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The SA man who developed CATscan
Independent Online
CATscanners are now also used for non-destructive testing of manufactured objects as well as for investigating internal structures and processes in industrial, biological, environmental, space science and astronomy contexts. ...
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Independent Online
Astro Space News 18 April 2011 « David Reneke
By Dave
Here we present a number of breaking space/astronomy news stories and those that were a little too late to present in the current newsletter. Stories originate from any country engaged in space research and cover the entire spectrum ...
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Printable Tactile Astronomy: How to See Outer Space if You're ...
By Casey Rentz
Printable Tactile Astronomy: How to "See" Outer Space if You're Blind |► 3 Images. Have you ever felt the desire to reach out and touch a galaxy? Or "feel" those stunning nebulas and planets you see in Hubble photos?
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Asteroid with potential power of 15 atomic bombs to pass moon's ...
By BioNews
The asteroid 2011 GP59 was caught winking at our planet from a distance away barely 10 times that of the moon on Monday night, reports News.com.au. It was captured by the astronomers at the Observatorio Astronomico de Mallorca in ... Since then, the space rock has become something of a darling of the amateur astronomy community. The 'winking' bit which is getting space fans so hot and bothered stems from the fact that the asteroid is cigar-shaped and spinning madly ...
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Data from NASA's sky-mapping telescope released - Yahoo! News
Follow Yahoo! News on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook ... More on Space & Astronomy. Astronauts in Space Have to File Taxes Too SPACE.com ...
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Fast-rotating asteroid winks for astronomer's camera » Space Times ...
Since then, the space rock has become something of a darling of the amateur astronomy community, with many videos available. (Here is one recent posting: ...
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dwarf planet - Astronomy News
Astronomers have produced a new colour map of Pluto, the most distant planet in our Solar System, using images from the Hubble Space Telescope. ...
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Astronomers study unusual asteroid
A space mission will soon visit an unusual asteroid called Vesta that may turn out to not be an ... Provided by Inside Science News Service (news : web) ...
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SCIENCE News, Discoveries, Inventions, Technology , Apr 16, 2011

Nature Technology wins federal grant
Lincoln Journal Star
The National Institute of General Medical Science has awarded a $920000 Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant to the company for work on a study of cutaneous gene therapy development. Nature Technology and Johns Hopkins University ...
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Future Of Games: Driving Gameplay Innovation With Technology Research
Gamasutra
Of course, all developers and gamers are aware with the current state of incremental improvements to existing game technology and design. While at a university level, game studies and design research are well-established, Mateas said, his goal is to ...
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Gamasutra
Research and Markets: Fundamentals of Sensor Network Programming: Applications ...
Business Wire (press release)
N. BALAKRISHNAN is Associate Director of the Indian Institute of Science and Professor at the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Supercomputer Education and Research Centre. DR. CHUKA OKOYE is a computer science senior at Louisiana Tech ...
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Research team studies ethical decision making in IT
WTN News
"Given the pervasiveness of computers and Internet in everyday life and the large number of technology misuses and abuses, IT ethics has attracted a great deal of attention among IT professionals and the general public," Lo said. "This research project ...
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Researcher Use Trees to Detect Contaminants and Health Threats
Newswise (press release)
Such solvents “are all small molecules that are fairly hydrophobic and volatile,” says Limmer, who has received a National Science Foundation fellowship for this research and will begin his doctoral studies at S&T in the fall. ...
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Harvard Nobel laureate dies at 91
Boston Globe
Dr. Lipscomb entered the California Institute of Technology in 1941, the year he earned his bachelor of science degree. He got from Kentucky to Pasadena by hitchhiking. Intending to study physics, he switched to chemistry under the influence of Linus ...
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REHAU Joins Center for the Built Environment's Industry Advisory Board
Business Wire (press release)
The CBE was established under the National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC) program, and is also guided by the IAB. In its IAB role, REHAU will work with the CBE to recommend and conduct studies on the ...
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Outstanding services to popular science in Urdu
Milli Gazette
Qureshi showed keen interest in the subjects of science, technology and society (STS). He was consistently engaged in science policy studies for more than 45 years. The majority of his studies/research work pertains to this area. ...
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Milli Gazette
Science and the media: 9 - 15 April
PhysicsToday.org (blog)
He writes, "It is sometimes thought that research in universities or corporate laboratories produces technology that then transfers seamlessly into products and services. But technology doesn't transfer on its own—it is the people who have the ...
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'Artificial Pancreas' May Treat Type 1 Diabetes
WebMD
Deeb says the research in children and adults provide strong evidence that a fully automated, practical system for coordinating blood sugar monitoring and insulin delivery is possible and will improve nighttime blood sugar control. But in the studies ...
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The Limited Value of 'What Works' Research
Education Week News
Does technology improve student learning? Are private schools better than public schools? At the same time, existing studies on intervention strategies and programs are scrutinized to provide educators, policymakers, and the public with trusted and ...
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UA Fort Smith Announces Faculty Awards
UA Fort Smith News
In addition to teaching in the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, she is a college science teaching specialist, by doctoral training, research and scholarly work. Tichenor has made presentations at numerous professional ...
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UA Fort Smith News
Global NES, Inc. Continues Research on Advancements in Wind Technology
American Banking News
Global NES, Inc. will continue to be on the forefront of advancements in wind technology for years to come. Keep on reading: Global NES, Inc. Continues Research on Advancements in Wind Technology.
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Checking out the future
Boston Globe
“What's most shocking is when you go to apply for jobs how much they value strong technology skills. A master's in library science is not enough to get a job anymore. You need a second master's.'' That's precisely what Meghan Poepping, 26, is doing. ...
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Boston Globe
Ag research funding up in Africa, but still spotty - report
Reuters AlertNet
“Studies show that investments in agricultural research and development have greatly contributed to economic growth, agricultural development, food security, and poverty reduction in developing regions over the past five decades,” said Nienke Beintema, ...
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Reportlinker Releases Nanobiotechnologies Research Report
AZoNano.com
Few scaling down nano technologies include microfluidics to nanofluidic biochips and the remaining technologies are structures from scaling up. Several applications in life science studies, in particular cell level research sets the contribution of ...
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What You Really Need to Know About Remote Sensing Technology
NewsReleaseWire.com (press release)
His research interests include remote sensing and geospatial applications, sustainable development, environmental assessment, water resource stewardship, and infrastructure energy efficiency. He teaches graduate courses in the science and technology of ...
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NewsReleaseWire.com (press release)
Population-based study confirms parental alcoholism carries risk for offspring ...
EurekAlert (press release)
The study was funded by the Sygekassernes Helsefond, the Danish Research Council, the Danish National Board of Health, and the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. This release is supported by the Addiction Technology Transfer Center ...
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Researchers link alcohol-dependence impulsivity to brain anomalies
EurekAlert (press release)
... Mind Research Network, and the Department of Psychology at the University of New Mexico. The study was funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. This release is supported by the Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network ...
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Researchers Receive More Than $14 Million from the USDA for Cattle Research
Texas A&M University
“We have assembled an extremely strong team of research scientists, educators, and extension specialists to combat a serious and complex animal health issue with modern genomic technology,” explains Womack. “We have known for years that individual ...
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Texas A&M University
Hennessy sees potential for dynamic partnership in creating New York City ...
Stanford University News
The focus of the first phase would be on information technology – electrical engineering and computer science – with special attention given to entrepreneurship education and research. Executive education both in technical fields and in management ...
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Stanford University News
NRL Scientists Demonstrate Novel Ionic Liquid Batteries
SYS-CON Media (press release)
The Materials Science and Component Technology Directorate carries out a multidisciplinary research program to discover and exploit new improved materials, generate new concepts associated with materials behavior, and develop advanced components based ...
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EmSense Brings Neuroscience Research In-Home with the World's First Online ...
Business Wire (press release)
Upon becoming a member of the panel, panelists are invited via e-mail to participate in market research studies. Respondents reach a specified web page designed exclusively for the research. Based on customer specifications, different respondents are ...
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'Shark Man' Roils the Waters With Great White Quest
Our Amazing Planet
O'Sullivan, who tags juvenile great white sharks for his research, but with a different kind of tag technology, said Domeier is trying to answer important questions about great white sharks. However, he said he couldn't offer an opinion on Domeier's ...
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Our Amazing Planet
VisualSonics VevoStrain Technology Provides Earlier Access To Left Ventricular ...
Medical News Today (press release)
While recognizing that this method requires special expertise and experience to implement, we are very excited about prospects for applying these analyses in future studies of experimental therapeutics." The VevoStrain software is emerging as the new ...
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Alan M. Garber Appointed Provost
Harvard Magazine
According to his Stanford biography, Garber is professor (by courtesy) of economics, health research and policy, and of economics in the Graduate School of Business. He is also a senior fellow in the Freeman-Spogli Institute for International Studies ...
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WSU Vancouver students share wide-ranging research at event
The Columbian
That includes the Vancouver branch campus, which offers studies in topics as diverse as child sex slavery and sensor-based learning environments for local education groups. On Thursday, 87 Washington State University Vancouver students and faculty ...
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Obama taps University of Chicago's Robert Zimmer for science board
Chicago Sun-Times (blog)
Until April 2009, Mr. Mitchell served as senior fellow and director for Asia in the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), having joined the Center in January 2001. Beginning in January 2008, ...
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Secrets of a precision protein machine
EurekAlert (press release)
Tainer notes that many important structural features of human FEN1 were known from studies in 2007 by Shigeru Sakurai of Japan's Nara Institute of Science and Technology and from work on related FEN from microorganisms known as archaea. ...
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State-owned mining researcher Mintek keeping head above water
Creamer Media's Mining Weekly
Collaborative studies were conducted with iron-ore giant Kumba on the SLon technology, during which Mintek developed the first phase of a user manual setting out operation para- meters for a number of ore applications. Further, Paul says that Mintek is ...
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New Legal Model Proposed to Counter Red Tape, Boost Participation in DNA ...
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The experts believe that using trade secrets as a paradigm for the contribution of DNA to research would solve several current problems that are stymieing scientific advances and deterring people from taking part in research studies. ...
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A global conspiracy?
Kawartha Media Group
Science, he explains, is not cut and dry, but rather a debating society where it takes a lot of get anything actually proven. Dr. Havas' studies, he contends, are far from proven. “She's an expert on everything,” he says sarcastically. ...
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Lab Notes: Worming a Way to MS Prevention
MedPage Today
But the lab studies he and colleagues conducted suggest that the effect is not mediated by immunomodulation. Treating a small number of MS patients with Trichuris suis worm ova did not reduce their immune function or affect their Th1/Th2 balance. ...
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Research and Markets: Chemical Process Simplification: Improving Productivity ...
Business Wire (press release)
Illustrated with case studies, this is an essential resource for chemical engineers, chemists, plant engineers, and operating personnel in any chemical related businesses. Girish Malhotra is currently the President of EPCOT International, ...
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HU Project Leadership Forum to Explore The Art of Leading Projects Through Change
PR-USA.net (press release)
The 2011 Project Leadership Forum at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will explore the impact of leadership on project management and overall business results, and will help managers develop critical competencies to become strategic ...
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Infrastructure as a Service Market Projected to Experience Major Growth
TMC Net
... research vice-president at Gartner, said in a recent statement from the firm. In addition, manufacturing industry chains are being transformed by cloud computing and other new technology, according to new studies from Microsoft (News - Alert). ...
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DOW CHEM : Dow, Oak Ridge National Lab, and Lawrence Berkeley National Lab to ...
4-traders (press release)
The research will focus on the development of new solar reflective technologies that would increase by over 50% the energy savings that cool roofs offer for new and existing commercial buildings. "Dow is a leader in innovative polymer technologies that ...
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Thanks to Mashable's Socially Savvy Supporters
Mashable
In 2008, the prominent science publisher Elsevier launched SciVerse to provide developers with access to ample research data. SciVerse also sponsors “Apps for Science,” a $35000 developer challenge to accelerate science. Learn more. ...
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Global Pediatric Drugs and Vaccines Market to Reach $85 Billion by 2017 ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
The pediatric exclusivity program initiated in the US bore significant fruits, with several studies suggesting that the initiative has resulted in economic benefits to drug companies as well as improved patient care through availability of drugs for ...
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Studies Presented at 31st Annual ISHLT Meeting Expand Understanding of AlloMap ...
Business Wire (press release)
This research demonstrates how it may be more powerfully understood and utilized in our ongoing efforts to improve patient outcomes.” AlloMap Molecular Expression Testing is a non-invasive gene expression test used to aid in the identification of heart ...
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Go Ahead, Have Another
Wall Street Journal
To support his arguments, Mr. Caplan leans heavily on recent studies of identical twins. Comparing the outcomes of twins raised together in a family with those of twins raised apart, these studies conclude that nature matters far more than nurture. ...
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Cyber identity strategy would eliminate the need for multiple passwords
Nextgov
Federal officials have stressed the ID technology is voluntary. On Friday, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke dismissed rumors that it would be a national ID card or driver's license for the Internet that would enable the government to track citizens' every ...
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Scientists Discover How DNA Changes | Scicasts - Science and ...
By Teacha Hamilton
The process may also be involved in learning and memory, the researchers say. A report on their study was published online April 14 in Cell. While DNA is the stable building block of all of an individual's genetic code, or genome, the presence ... By using genetic sequencing technology to analyze the various states of methylation – simple C, methylated C, or hydroxylmethlyated Cs – in the specific reigons of DNA from brain cells of ECT-exposed mice versus other animals, ...
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Future Of Games: Driving Gameplay Innovation With Technology ...
By Christian Nutt
Get the latest Education e-News ... "Unfortunately games research is sometimes considered an oxymoron," he said, since games are media -- and must be experienced by audiences. This is in tension with his mission -- to create "new experiences that can't be done incrementally." ... While at a university level, game studies and design research are well-established, Mateas said, his goal is to bring forward computational media, which he says is "underrepresented." ...
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Science News for Kids: Fat weighs heavy on the brain
Technology and Engineering ... In the previous studies, people with heart disease or high blood pressure — diseases ... In another study, the researchers investigated a possible cause for the connection between obesity and brain functions. ... “It's not as though a cable has been cut,” Gunstad told Science News, ...
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