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Jun 8, 2011

NATO: No troops on ground in post-conflict Libya

A smoke and dust cloud from an explosions rises into the sky after a NATO airstrike in Tripoli, Libya Tuesday, June 7, 2011. Moammar Gadhafi vowed to AP – A smoke and dust cloud from an explosions rises into the sky after a NATO airstrike in Tripoli, Libya …
BRUSSELS – NATO's top official said Wednesday the alliance won't put troops on the ground in Libya to keep order once the civil war ends and it will be up to the United Nations to help the north African country toward its future once Gadhafi is no longer at its helm.
Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen spoke after meeting with defense ministers from the 28 members of the North Atlantic military alliance, and after NATO war planes pounded the Libyan capital, Tripoli, with the heaviest bombardment of the campaign.
"For Gadhafi, it is no longer a question of if he goes but when he goes," he said. "It may take weeks, but it could happen tomorr

SPORTS, Athletics News, Jun 08, 2011

Mainstream: The Status of Female Athletics
my.hsj.org
Paint Branch High School Athletic Director Ms. Heather Podosek explains, “We have to have equality in sports at this school. We have to allow any girls that want to wrestle, wrestle. We've even had girls play football.” Again, due in part to the ...
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Five selected to Hall of Athletic Honor
Gettysburg Times
The Class of 2011 includes two-sport goalkeeper Lisa DeBanico '84, ace pitcher Marc Favieri '90, two-way football end Walt Hemberger '54, basketball standout Ann Hymes '96 and soccer scoring machine Matt Rockstroh '87. Those five former Bullets will be ...
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1. MSOE announces plans to build parking structure/athletic field
MSOE
The new athletic field is projected to host home events for varsity soccer and lacrosse as well as intramurals and club sports while also providing much needed parking to the MSOE community and downtown businesses. Despite finishing a distant second ...
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MSOE

North Paulding Leads County Schools in Directors Cup
Patch.com
They earned 58.5 points in track, 30 in cheerleading, 25 in soccer and 25 in softball. Hiram and Paulding County only scored points from boys' programs. Hiram scored 53 points in football and Paulding County scored 10 points in wrestling. ...
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Athletes Honored for Their Dedication to Watertown High School Athletics
Patch.com
... playing a sport each season - fall, winter and spring – during their four years at the school, for a total of 12 athletic seasons. One students, Angela Harrington, actually played 13 seasons because she played on the WHS soccer team when she was in ...
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Area sports reports
Belleville News Democrat
For information, call Athletic Director Jim Loyet at 222-3730. Boys Basketball: June 13-17 for grades 6-9 ($40 and $50); Football: June 13-16 for grades 7-12 ($40); Boys and Girls Golf: June 20-23 for grades 6-10 ($75); Boys Soccer: June 27-20 for ...
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Utah State Finishes Fourth In WAC Commissioner's Cup
The Statesman
For the third time in its six years in the league, Utah State has finished fourth in the WesternAthletic Conference Commissioner's Cup standings it was announced earlier this week. Utah State also finished fourth in the WAC Commissioner's Cup ...
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Two men who made a difference
Shore News Today
Holy Spirit and St. Joseph won NJSIAA football titles. St. Augustine brought a basketball state title back to the league, plus another in soccer. Great individuals like Miles Schoedler, Isaiah Morton, Alex Hicks, Colleen Callahan, Fabian Santiago and ...
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Wood, Carmichael named top athletes at KRHS
Journal Pioneer
Carmichael was also named co-MVP of the boys' soccer team, and softball MVP. “(Cody) played a critical athletic role in all sports, and coaches would have to do major readjusting if he was not in the lineup,” said Ranahan. “When I attend any all-star ...
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Journal Pioneer

PORTER COUNTY SPORTS BRIEFS: Athletic physical fair starts today at PHS
nwitimes.com
For details, call PHS athletic trainer Samantha Cochran at (219) 764-6104. VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso University men's soccer program's fifth annual VIP Overnight Camp will run Monday through June 15. For details, contact VU assistant coach Jeff Oleck ...
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Sports capsule
Napa Valley Register
Camps will run from June 20 to August 12. and include the following sports: basketball, soccer, baseball, and flag football. Each participant enrolled in a Skyhawks camp receives a T-shirt and merit award. Skyhawks Sports has been a recognized name in ...
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Augie names soccer field
KSFY
By Erik Thorstenson - email SIOUX FALLS, SD – President Rob Oliver and Director of Athletics Bill Gross announced today that Augustana's soccer facility will be named Morstad Soccer Field, recognizing a recent gift from alumni Kent and Judy Morstad, ...
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Hamilton rejects leagues' bids to maintain sports fields, enters negotiations
Press of Atlantic City
Township Administrator Mike Jacobs said the committee is working with the township's two local youth sports organizations — the Mays Landing Athletic Association and the Hamilton TownshipSoccer Club — to provide maintenance for the local fields ...
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No 3-game minimum for state play
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
A proposal to allow all teams to play a minimum of three games in team sports at state championships was shot down by the Hawaii High School Athletic Association executive board Monday. The five leagues voted on myriad recommendations that came from ...
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Construction Update At Briner Sports Complex
BallStateSports.com
by Ball State Athletics MUNCIE, Ind. - Construction of the new BSU Soccer Field at the BrinerSports Complex is in high gear as the weather heats up just north of Scheumann Stadium. The newsoccer field is under construction with the turf field ...
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Pros and Cons: Should You Embrace Lifestyle Branding?
AdAge.com
Puma's emphasis on lifestyle is a major departure from its original concentration onsoccer shoes and other high-performance athletic equipment -- a positioning solidified by endorsements from superstar athletes the likes of soccer legends Pele and ...
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AdAge.com

Coastal Middle School excels in middle school sports
Savannah Morning News
According to athletic director Thomas Sanders, who is also the football and basketball coach for the Panthers, this was the first time that the 6th-8th grade school located on Whitemarsh Island has won this many championships. Only the boys soccer team ...
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St. Thomas takes award for top TAPPS 5A athletic programs
Your Houston News
It was a banner year in many other ways for the Eagle athletics program. Cantu broke two school track records that had stood for over twenty years, the football team hosted a playoff game for the first time since 2005 and also earned a sportsmanship ...
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LHSAA votes in favor of official pay raises
Weekly Citizen
By Staff reports The Louisiana High School Athletic Association approved pay raises for officials in seven sports during a special meeting held Friday afternoon at Woodlawn High. The change came five months after rejecting proposed pay raises. ...
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Jones Earns NJAC Top Honor
Kean University Athletics
Rowan University senior forward Jess Babice of the Prof women's soccer team was honored at the 2010-11 NJAC Female Athlete of the Year, as the two awards were selected by a vote of the conference's 20-member Board of Athletic Administrators. ...
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Kean University Athletics

Straight Shooting: Like it or not, Oak Hills is the best
Victorville Daily Press
Ask a random high school sports spectator about Oak Hills and the reaction will go straight to the extreme in either direction. With the possible exception of Serrano football, no other team generates nearly as strong a reaction, positive or negative, ...
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UCSD Honors Student-Athletes at Recognition Night
Patch.com
Women's soccer and men's crew were honored with the Leon T. Roach Spirit Award, which is given to the team or teams that demonstrates the greatest spirit and support of fellow UCSD athleticprograms, as well as department, campus and community service. ...
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Marshall fans to gather in Princeton
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
The same quartet of athletics officials who attended last year are expected to return today — Mike Hamrick, athletics director; football coach “Doc” Holliday; basketball coach Tom Herrion; and John Sutherland, executive director of the Big Green. ...
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Sign Up For Maine West Athletic Summer Camp
Patch.com
By Lisa Cisneros | Email the author | 11:23am Maine West is offering a variety of athletic camps this summer, including girls and boys basketball, co-ed cross country, football, softball, girls and boyssoccer and others. Campers must register via mail ...
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Leathernecks continue 3.0 GPA streak
McDonough Voice
The Athletics Department's 3.046 GPA surpassed the University's GPA of 2.947. Western's volleyball program earned the top semester GPA at 3.64, followed by women's soccer (3.55), women's cross country (3.52), women's golf (3.35), softball (3.20) and ...
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Alexander: Cal Baptist dominates NAIA in final year
Press-Enterprise
"From a competitive standpoint we're probably moving into a level of competition that's not too dissimilar from where we were" in the Golden State Athletic Conference, men's soccer coach Ryan Jorden said. "Outside of just the additional ...
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GEISA: A bigger Irish feast
Charleston Gazette
The Patriots won two state championships this school year, winning boys basketball and boys swimming, but scored in 10 sports overall. That included runner-up finishes in boys tennis and girlssoccer and third or tied for third in girls basketball and ...
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Bahrain set for GCC Games
Khaleej Times
The competitions will be played in 10 venues (6 brand new and 4 refurbished) across Bahrain and feature 11 sporting disciplines, including soccer, basketball, volleyball, handball, athletics (track and field), endurance racing, swimming, cycling, ...
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Gold Cup shines light on Houston
FS Houston
An event that includes nationalistic pride which regular season games just can't provide or re-create. If you are craving a different athletic event that takes you on an emotional roller-coaster then give it a try. If not, the soccer fan will go it ...
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Holy Ghost Prep Offers Multiple Summer Sports Camps
Patch.com
Holy Ghost's facilities include two soccer fields, an outdoor track, indoor basketball arena, outdoor basketball courts, two baseball diamonds and a main athletic field shared by the soccer and lacrosse programs. Camps will be run by Holy Ghost coaches ...
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Young female athletes receive recognition
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The honorees received a plaque, a certificate and a one-year membership to Las Vegas AthleticClubs. Individual schools were responsible for nominating the athletes. Hartmann was a four-year varsity soccer player at Eldorado High School, 1139 Linn Lane ...
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Tennessee athletic director Hamilton resigning | Football Soccer News
Original source : http://sports.espn.go.com/ncaa/news/story?id=66341… ... Welcome to Football Soccer News! Thanks for dropping by! ...
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T&F: Bryant, Simpson recognized by Carthage ISD | Piney Woods Sports
2010-11 CHS Female Athletic Banquet include (from left) Kabresha Pipkin, ... Art Horton as both athletes were four-year regional finalists in the sport. ...
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Good News For Indiana University Athletics As New APR Scores
Football, 966. Men's Basketball, 929. Men's Cross Country, 990. Men's Golf, 1000 . Men's Soccer, 992. Men's Swimming and Diving, 975. Men's Tennis, 965 ... CBS College Sports. Visit other CBS Interactive Sites ...
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Cheverus High School -- Athletics News
Varsity and JV Football practices will be from 8:00am-10:15am and 3:45-6:00pm. ... Summersoccer workouts will start on Tuesday June 28th at 8am and ...
school.cheverus.org/pages.asp?p=13&n=1427

ATHLETICS:Greene leads GB - Soccer News - BigSoccer
Emma Carmichael — The latest college football scandal revolves around Patti LaBelle. ... Thenews... Full Article at Sporting News. ESPN STAR Sports logo ...
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Utah high school All-Sports Awards: Bingham ... - Deseret News
The Deseret News All-Sports award denotes the top overall athletic programs ... Led by state titles in football, baseball and girls golf, the Miners ... with Brighton leading the way with four (girlssoccer, boys tennis, both swimming). ...
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Kentucky Blog - University of Kentucky Official Athletic Site
Later this week at the SEC meetings in Destin, Fla., athletic directors will decide ... cross country (4); football (580); general athletics news (156) ...
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SCIENCE News, Studies, Research, Technology.Jun 08, 2011

US losing its technological edge? No!
Christian Science Monitor
But contrary to the rhetoric, the US has plenty of technical workers and American students have not slipped in science, math over the past 15 years, studies show. Students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge work on a project. ...
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Christian Science Monitor

AAU Conference recommends more focus on Science and Technology Innovation
Modern Ghana
... Vice-Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. The rest were, Professor Akwasi Asabere-Ameyaw, Vice Chancellor of University of Education, Winneba, Professor Joshua Alabi, Rector of Institute of Professional Studies, ...
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Northern Essex Community College 2011 graduates
The Daily News of Newburyport
Sandra E. Guy, Associate in Arts General Studies with Honors; Certificate in Graphic Design/Desktop Publishing with Honors Michelle A. Hamilton, Associate in Science Paramedic (EMT-P) Technology with Honors Michael P. Johnson, Associate in Arts General ...
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Union County student campus news
NJ.com
Dana J. DeChiaro of Cranford earned a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University's Panuska College of Professional Studies. Emily A. Gardner of Cranford earned a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University's ...
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Growth & research syndrome
Khaleej Times
Science is increasingly used to support what are essentially public-policy decisions, particularly concerning new and complex technologies like genetically modified (GM) foods, novel chemicals, and contending energy infrastructures. ...
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Lack of research facilities still haunts IITs
Economic Times
According to the Kakodkar Committee, the US and China produce 8000-9 ,000 PhDs in engineering and technology every year, compared to 1000 by India. While funding is an issue, Mittal argues that for courses like computer science it is less of an issue ...
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Society for Women's Health Research Selects Evolve Technologies to Provide IT...
Marketwire (press release)
Due to SWHR's efforts, women are now routinely included in most major medical research studiesand scientists are beginning to consider biological gender as a variable in their research. In 1999, SWHR created the Women's Health Research Coalition ...
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Star Scientific: Astonishing Research With Unfathomable Market Potential
Seeking Alpha
Significantly, Dr. Ladenson added that aside from RCP-006 there is no known compound that stops thyroiditis, The final speaker at the conference was famed science author and economist Patrick Cox of Breakthrough Technologies, who spoke eloquently about ...
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Energid Technologies to Create Robotic Proxy Simulation for Lunar and ...
PR Newswire (press release)
There is an opportunity in replacing this remote hardware and support team with a digital simulation, or proxy, for some studies. Simulation offers cost savings, a reduced burden on engineers, and improved variation of scenarios for study. ...
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Sex, Lies and Weiner: Why They Don't Think They'll Get Caught
LiveScience.com
They desire more sexual partners, and even lower their standards when it comes to one-night stands,studies have shown. "The ultimate currency here is reproductive success and if there's an opportunity for sex that is a goal that is worthy of such a ...
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Study: Previous research underestimates BPA exposure
Plastics News
Those conclusions were reached by WHO just nine days after a peer-reviewed study published online in the scientific journal Environmental Science and Technology said BPA levels found in canned food — as well as fresh foods wrapped in plastic packaging ...
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New research points the way to a resource efficient Europe
Cordis News
The special issue of Science for Environment Policy, published by the European Commission's Directorate-General Environment, explores research into how Europe can move towards this more sustainable society. Key studies highlighted within the issue ...
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LIVE SCIENCE! - A NEW EXHIBITION AT THE MUSÉE DE LA CIVILISATION IN QUEBEC ...
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
Live Science is produced by Musée de la civilisation in partnership with the National Film Board of Canada and with the participation of MITACS (Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems) and Université Laval. Its presentation is made ...
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Cuckoos tagged with GPS 'backpacks'
BBC News
By Victoria Gill Science reporter, BBC Nature Scientists from the British Trust for Ornithology are planning to attach tiny satellite trackers to cuckoos to study their migration patterns. The UK has lost about two thirds of its cuckoos in the last 25 ...
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BBC News

Scientific Europe's Imperative
Project Syndicate
Finding out how things work is what cutting-edge research is all about. Helga Nowotny is President of the European Research Council and Professor Emerita of Social Studies of Science, ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology).
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'Nature is a brilliant engineer'
Ha'aretz
Oxman says she studies processes that occur in nature, deciphering them by means of computerized codes that she herself creates, and uses them for construction-related applications as well as for designing aesthetic objects. ...
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Ha'aretz

Cyterix Pharmaceuticals Raises $9.2 Million in a Series A Venture Financing
PYMNTS.com
“Continuing in our cash-efficient business model, we expect these funds to advance our two lead compounds through IND-enabling studies, as well as further expand the development of ourtechnology platform and our exploration of new targets within the ...
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Laguna Beach Education Wrap-Up
Patch.com
... honored at the Distinguished Student Recognition Ceremony held in San Juan Capistrano, which recognizes excellence in the studies of Health Sciences, Business and Marketing, Art and Design, Public Services and Science and Applied Technology. ...
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The Birth of a Plan
Beijing Review
After that, an expert panel for national development planning, which was composed of 37 experts from economy, science and technology, business and other sectors, made repeated discussions, consultations and feasibility studies of the outlines. ...
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Students post highest grad test scores
Gwinnettdailypost.com
The students posted the highest average scores in the state on all four portions of the exam: English/language arts, math, science and social studies. GSMST principal Jeff Mathews said the success speaks to the strength of the school's faculty and the ...
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Education Round-up for the Brandywine and Red Clay School Districts
Brandywine East Community News
John Dickinson High School offered several new programs this year, as the school transforms into a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Academy. STEM initiatives started as a way to promote education in these related areas so that ...
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Herndon High teacher's NASA trip to propel Astronomic learning
Fairfaxtimes.com
“I would certainly say it's been a boost in morale with the seniors in her class,” said Herndon High School Assistant Principal Jim Hannon, the administrator for the school's science and social studiesprograms. “As we get to the end of the school year ...
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IUPUI Names Associate Dean
Inside INdiana Business (press release)
Simon Rhodes, Ph.D., has been appointed dean of the School of Science. Rhodes, associate dean for research and graduate studies in the IU School of Medicine as well as professor of cellular and integrative physiology and biochemistry and molecular ...
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Inside INdiana Business (press release)

PK's ForceRobot System Produces High Volume Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy ...
Nanowerk LLC
The Department has selected the JPK ForceRobot® 300 system to extend their studies applying atomic force microscopy, AFM, in the measurement of single molecule force spectroscopy. Professor Yuri Lyubchenko heads a research group at UNMC in genomics. ...
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Biotechnology Instruments Being Used to Detect Alien Life
Genetic Engineering News
Such studies are changing our perception of what chemicals are needed for life and thus also our perception of what chemicals to look for on and around other planets. The Harvard/MIT project will look for DNA and RNA through in situ analysis of Martian ...
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Genetic Engineering News

Kindergarteners to learn Chinese in math, science lessons
Cumberland Times-News
It's part of the state's effort to produce graduates who are strong in STEM subjects — science,technology, engineering and math — and proficient in languages other than English, said Susan Spinnato, director of instructional programs for MSDE. ...
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Embracing physics as a returning student
PhysicsToday.org (blog)
But I love being a scientist. I love everything to do with it, even the struggles—like getting the degree—they have made me who I am. If I could somehow get into medicalresearch, I would love that. I also have a passion for science policy.
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PhysicsToday.org (blog)

Comic cuts
Herald Scotland
Strathclyde University says it wants to be a Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the Clyde and, in the process, plans to jettison various social science courses. Then up pops the apparently famous MIT academic Noam Chomsky to say you cannae move ...
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Our Economic Future: From Best to Worst Case
Gold Seek
Stunning breakthroughs are being made in science and technology. There's no sign of a gigantic world war about to come out of nowhere to rip apart the political and cultural map of Europe and bankrupt everybody. Who imagined that a dictatorial ...
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More research needed on the Santa Ana sucker
Redlands Daily Facts
I can't understand how a botanist would venture into a field of science she was unfamiliar with without first gathering the correct information. Sadly, the US Fish and Wildlife Service hasn't done its homework on the Santa Ana sucker, either. ...
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Next fuel norms: Euro VI in 2017
Hindustan Times
The studies have blamed dust for high RSPM levels in Indian cities while giving clean chit to vehicles. The Centre for Science and Environment had contested the findings citing flaws in the data used to reach the conclusion. ...
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Committee on Sustainability announces Spring 2011 green fees awards
William and Mary News
Floating Treatment Wetlands -- $8000 to Karen Duhring, a marine scientist at the Virginia Institute for Marine Science Center for Coastal Resources Management Duhring's award will fund two floating treatment wetlands, which are engineered products ...
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William and Mary News

Liver structure could hold the key to battling diabetes
UQ News
Through extensive laboratory studies, the research partnership has shown diabetic mice have lower levels of alpha particles compared to healthy mice. Having fewer alpha particles will impair the body's means of gently regulating blood sugar levels ...
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Students Build Space Habitats at NASA's Johnson Space Center
PR Newswire (press release)
One of the habitats will be chosen to participate in NASA's annual Desert Research andTechnology Studies (Desert-RATS) field test in September, where it will be tested as part of a simulated astronaut mission to an asteroid. ...
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Science And Technology (Ben Paul Photography)
The Science and Technology (S&T Directorate) is the primary research and ... Museum of Science and Technology Science and technology studies (STS) is the study of how ... Computer ScienceTechnology Latest science news and articles on ...
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RIT Professor Teaches Optics at Pan-American Advanced Studies ...
The National Science Foundation-funded program, held June 7–17 at Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogatá ... and David Saroff, a doctoral student in the Astrophysical Sciences andTechnology program. Find other stories related to newsrelease, cos, science, science, research.... News & Events Daily Subscription ...
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The Hindu : FEATURES / EDUCATION PLUS : Higher study options in ...
IISERs prepare students for research which leads to an excellent career in science andtechnology. Academic programmes offered here include courses in ...
www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp.../tp.../article2083009.ece

Office of Human Resources (OHR) – Our Legacy
PhD or experience includes specialization in science and engineering ethics or policy, or scienceand technology studies desired. ... research ethics; and science, technology and public policy; experience in research management and excellent ... Drafts prospectuses and proposals for newand continuing funding. ...
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