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3 hrs ago | Daily Camera
The odds of a 10 percent negative effect on wheat yields in the next 20 years could jump to 1 in 20 as a result of human-induced global warming, researchers report.
4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
In the summer, some affluent kids shoot hoops at a $69 two-hour basketball session with the Harlem Globetrotters, ride Arabian horses for $525 a week or visit Costa Rica for a $3,500 two-week study of sea turtles.
8 hrs ago | The Stranger
In Culture News : Shabazz Palaces Gets Pitchforked, Free Money Is Up for Grabs, and a Surprising Lack of Jacob Lawrence Pitchfork Bestows an 8.2 Rating on Shabazz Palaces' Lese Majesty : Today on Pitchfork , critic Craig Jenkins lavished praise on Seattle hiphop innovators Shabazz Palaces' new album, Lese Majesty .
10 hrs ago | Science
Google X, the secretive research arm of Google Inc. , is making a major foray into clinical research with the goal of pinning down what it means to be healthy.
13 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.
The following first appeared as a guest post by Nicholas Taylor , Web Archiving Service Manager for Stanford University Libraries , on the US Library of Congress Web site on July 28, 2014.
17 hrs ago | Russia Taday
The rapid depletion of Earth's biodiversity indicates that the planet is in the early stages of its sixth mass extinction of life since becoming habitable 3.5 billion years ago, according to a new study published in Science.
17 hrs ago | The Inquirer
SCIENTISTS HAVE FOUND a long sought-after method for improving the capacity of batteries that could result in portable devices lasting more than twice as long.
19 hrs ago | Business Wire
The firm also officially named Dr. Bickel an SDG Fellow, which distinguishes him as a professional whose extraordinary contributions to analytic disciplines allow the firm to maintain its competitive advantage.
Yesterday | Brandon Sun
She won't be leaving the White House until the fall of 2016 but recent Obama comments suggest that day is on his mind now.
After losing the 1958 governor's race, George Wallace, then considered a moderate on segregation by mid-20th century Alabama standards, said he would never get "out-segged" again.
Bay Chamber concerts returns to tradition by welcoming several familiar artists for a three-week residency: Geoff Nuttall, violin/viola; Livia Sohn, violin; Christopher Costanza, cello; James Austin Smith, oboe; and Pedja Muzijevic, piano/harpsichord will begin their stay with diverse concerts Thursday and Friday, Aug. 7 and 8. On Thursday at 7:30 ... (more)
THE College Admissions Mentors for Peers Philippines will hold its 2nd annual Camp Conference on August 9 at Xavier School in Greenhills.
If you're like most people, when you hear the phrase 'organic foods,' it brings to mind wholesome goodness.
"Light Graphic, Photogenic" is a photographic enlargement on particleboard by GyA rgy Kepes .
Researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine and from the Duke University School of Medicine are working with Google [x] on a small pilot study of healthy people in Southern California in an effort to begin to understand the biological basis of health.
If you answered "what?" or "that sounds like a nonsensical question," well, you are clearly not ready for a career in Congress.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:23 pm
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