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2 hrs ago | Health News Digest
A genetic variation linked to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and severe depression wreaks havoc on connections among neurons in the developing brain, a team of researchers reports.
Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.
Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'
6 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Forecasts for the tracks of hurricanes have made huge strides over the past 15 years, improving by over 50 percent .
10 hrs ago | BioResearch Online
Scientists from Penn State University reported that a biomaterial made of tiny molecules was able to attract and destroy cancer cells.
14 hrs ago | The Washington Post
After killing its host, the so-called zombie ant fungus grows from the cadaver and produces spores, which rain down on the forest floor to infect new hosts.
An increasing number of families are choosing to raise chickens right in their backyard.
Workplace diversity management in our field has primarily focused on increasing the number of underrepresented populations among our ranks.
The University of Connecticut has been invited to join the Folger Institute's consortium of more than 40 college and university members.
FIRST A , a not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology, announced Mark Greenlaw as Vice President of Digital Engagement.
Please welcome Todd Davis to the Poetic Asides blog. He's authored and edited 13 books, including the poetry collection In the Kingdom of the Ditch .
A 2-year-old U.S. law designed to make it easier for small companies has turned into a boon for the country's stock markets.
These are titles of lectures Grant Filbeck has given for free this summer at the Hubbard House Underground Railroad Museum in Ashtabula, Ohio.
Penn State Altoona Chancellor Lori Bechtel-Wherry sat in her office in the E. Raymond Smith Building during a mid-July summer lull.
A former Pennsylvania State University trustee candidate who's been campaigning for transparency from the school and pushing for board members' and state officials' e-mails has scored a victory.
A two-year-old U.S. law designed to make it easier for small companies has turned into a boon for the country's stock markets.
Fifteen-year-old Jonas King was operating a skid loader when it overturned into a manure pit, trapping the boy under the heavy machinery.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 08:06 pm
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