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3 hrs ago | WLLR-FM Davenport

Eat Less

This just seems TOO simple, doesn't it? Most of us eat until we are stuffed! But experts say there's a way to eat less and feel full faster without dieting.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Nutrition

4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

New York State wineries count closing in on the 400 level

New York State conceivably could have 400 licensed wineries by the end of the year.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine

8 hrs ago | 24 Hours

Cutting up kids' food helps keep them calm.

Children between the ages of six and 10 who ate foods they had to bite with their front teeth - such as chicken drumsticks, corn on the cob or whole apples - were rowdier at meal times than children who had their food cut up for them.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

8 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cornell among 6 universities receiving climate study grant

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will award $6 million to 10 universities, including Cornell University, to finance the study of what climate change means to agriculture and strategies for helping farmers and ranchers deal with weather changes.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

9 hrs ago | Business Times

Singapore retains No 2 slot in global network readiness ranking

Singapore has retained its status as the world's second-most networked country in this year's Networked Readiness Index SINGAPORE has retained its status as the world's second-most networked country in this year's Networked Readiness Index .

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11 hrs ago | QST

HAARP-Like Ionospheric Research Project Underway at Arecibo Observatory

Work is underway to complete the construction of an ionospheric research facility at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico that bears some similarities to the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program far to the north in Alaska, but on a different scale and with different research goals.

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Related Topix: World News, Puerto Rico, Life, Hobbies, Ham Radio

15 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Income Inequality Is A Major Barrier To Attending College

Morning Edition co-host David Greene talks to Suzanne Mettler of Cornell University, author of the new book, Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream .

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17 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

What Time Does Philly Go to Work?

The cities with the latest arrival times tend to be those that employ a lot of young professionals, college towns and cities whose economies rely on gambling and tourism.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, NY, Ithaca, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cornell to display rare Shakespeare plays

To commemorate William Shakespeare's 450th birthday, Cornell University is putting four folio editions of his plays on display Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Division of Rare Manuscript Collections, Level 2B, of Kroch Library.

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Related Topix: Libraries

Bioscience Technology

Killing Cancer on the Run

A dream solution to cancer metastasis has been to develop a method that can track and kill the cancer cells that are on the move.

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Related Topix: Ithaca, NY

Dairy Reporter

Banning chocolate milk sees drop in pupil's dairy intake

" While removing chocolate milk from school cafeterias may appear to have the immediate benefit of reducing calorie and sugar consumption, there might be unexpected consequences to doing so, " said Andrew Hanks, one of the researchers.

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Related Topix: Drink, Milk

Newswise

UNH Carsey Institute: The Increasing Diversity of America's Youth

Diversity is increasing among America's youth because of unprecedented population increases of minority children, particularly Hispanic, as well as a significant decline in the number of non-Hispanic white children, according to research from the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire.

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Related Topix: University of New Hampshire

The Post-Standard

Move over maple syrup: Researchers in Syracuse are tapping walnut trees

In a stand of trees behind Le Moyne College, a research project is underway that could change the way you eat breakfast.

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Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Le Moyne College, Breakfast, Life, Food, Lake Placid, NY

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Between the Lines: Fair Oaks teen talks about her self-published book

Self-published authors are legion, but not many of them are as young as Sara DuToit of Fair Oaks.

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Related Topix: Fair Oaks, CA, Sacramento, CA

Newswise

UAW Decision to Drop VW Vote Appeal Helps the Union Cause

Art Wheaton, automotive industry expert and senior extension associate with Cornell University's ILR School, argues that the United Auto Workers union decision to drop its appeal to the National Labor Relations Board actually helps the union cause.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Drugs.com

Start Tornado Preparation Now, Expert Advises

MONDAY April 21, 2014, 2014 -- Tornado season is here, and it's important to have an emergency plan in case your home is threatened, an expert says.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Ithaca, NY, Weather, Hurricane

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Police start spring student-neighborhood details

For more than a month, extra Ithaca and Cornell University police officers will be in student-oriented neighborhoods evenings and before dawn in the annual rite of quality-of-life patrols to keep spring boisterousness in check.

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Related Topix: Ithaca, NY

WKXW-FM Trenton

Chocolate Milk Ban is a Failure

Cornell University researched the impact of eliminating chocolate milk from elementary schools.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Schumer, Reed to visit Cornell synchotron

A U.S. senator and Congressman will be visiting Cornell University's CHESS lab over the next two days to view one of five high-energy synchrotron x-ray sources in the world.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cortland man charged with felony contempt after Groton accident; 2 charged with DWI

A Cortland man faces several charges after being accused of fleeing the scene of an accident and violating an order of protection on April 11 in the Town of Groton.

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Related Topix: Cortland, NY, Groton, NY, Tompkins County, NY

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