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The Indianapolis Museum of Art will debut the newest addition to the Museums celebrated outdoor sculpture programRoy Lichtensteins monumental Five Brushstrokes at a Block Party at the IMA on Aug. 29 from 2 to 7 p.m. A sculpture dedication ceremony at 3 p.m. will feature remarks from museum leaders, Lichtenstein Foundation representatives and ... (more)
Teflon tape, molded plastic explosives and hidden handguns were all used in concealment techniques and tricks that enabled a group of researchers to hide banned and dangerous weapons and substances from Rapiscan Secure 1000 machines previously used at Transportation Security Administration airport checkpoints, and which are currently used at ... (more)
Norman Vincent Peale's book, The Power of Positive Thinking , was first published in 1952.
Targazyme, Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel enzyme technologies and products to improve efficacy outcomes for cancer immunotherapy and cell therapy, announced today the receipt of an SBIR award to fund the development of genetically-modified mesenchymal stem cells treated with Targazyme's lead product, TZ101 for ... (more)
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The ' Nifty Fifty ', a program of Science Spark, presented by InfoComm International, are a group of 200 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, D.C. area in the 2014-2015 school year to speak about their work and careers at various middle and high schools.
Police say she slipped while dancing early Sunday and fell four stories onto the street in Greenwich Village.
School is almost back in session, and high school juniors and seniors are looking at colleges, trying to find the best fit.
The magnitude 6.0 earthquake that walloped Napa Valley this past weekend wounded some 120 people, left dozens of homes and business condemned, and dealt a particularly devastating blow to the region's winemakers.
For 2014 ranking, the magazine's methodology uses the three most recent years of data to more accurately assess college performance Students participating in the Volunteer50 initiative, which encourages all students, staff, faculty, alumni and campus friends to participate in community service throughout the year.
A seismologist at UC San Diego asserted that the 6.0 Napa earthquake that struck on Sunday should be a "wake-up call" for the Napa Valley wine industry, which had a substantial amount of inventory destroyed by a relatively mild earthquake.
The blast that killed the dinosaurs was assumed to have killed most other life as well; Scripps researchers find, however, that some fishes fared better than others Sixty-six million years ago, a giant rock from space crashed on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, throwing up a cloud of dust big enough to envelop the planet in darkness for at least several ... (more)
In recent years, it has been increasingly popular to make statements along the line that exponential* economic growth cannot continue forever in a finite planet.
San Diego, California - The University of California, San Diego's 11th annual Dinner in the Library will take place Friday, September 12 in the Geisel Library building, with proceeds benefiting the UC San Diego Library's collections and services, which support student and faculty research and teaching.
The severe drought gripping the western United States in recent years is changing the landscape well beyond localized effects of water restrictions and browning lawns.
Four scientists at UC San Diego are among 36 recipients nationwide who have been awarded early concept grants for brain research from the National Science Foundation, the agency announced.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:15 am
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