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9 hrs ago | Rice Lake Online
The Rice Lake Chronotype The party line among the companies that use hydraulic fracturing to get at hard to reach oil and gas deposits has always been that they drill at depths far below the aquifers we use for drinking water.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
Dr. Gerard Rabalais , chairman of the department of pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, plans to take a six-month sabbatical at the beginning of next year.
13 hrs ago | SFGate
Richard Serra's "Sequence" is 235 tons of steel that you can walk through, like a maze with no corners.
14 hrs ago | LiveScience
They might not have feather dusters, brooms or even arms and legs, but bivalves - such as clams, mussels and oysters - make good underwater maids, a new study suggests.
The fifth annual Musica Sacra St. Louis conference will explore "The Beauty of the Mass Ordinary" and "English Language Adaptations of the Mass Propers".
Peek into brain shows how kids learn math skills Drills on addition, multiplication help, researchers say Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/education/2014/08/19/peek-brain-shows-kids-learn-math-skills/14314229/ Teacher Melissa Grieshober teaches third-graders a math lesson at Silver Lake Elementary School ... (more)
The virtual workplace is growing, and companies are taking notice. Currently, 34 million Americans work remotely at least partially, and this number is expected to grow to 63 million by 2016.
Stanford University researchers have found a way to realize what's been called the 'Holy Grail' of battery-design research -- designing a pure lithium anode for lithium-based batteries.
It's been a fairly cool summer in our area, with only a few days that had temperatures over 90 degrees.
We had new glimpses of tall-and-stylish Malia this week, after she accompanied President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama to Martha's Vineyard for vacation.
Globavir Biosciences, Inc. , a biotechnology company developing therapeutics to treat infectious diseases, has announced intentions to develop its lead drug candidate, GBV006, for the treatment of the current Ebola Virus outbreak in West Africa.
From the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cardiology Department, Washington, DC ; Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC ; George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC ; University of South Carolina, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , ... (more)
Nirmidas Biotech said Monday that it has closed $2 million in seed funding. The investors included an unnamed venture firm and the Stanford-StartX Fund .
Hackers may not need access to phone microphones and cameras, they could use a smartphone's internal gyroscopes to decipher audio waves that hit the device, according to a study by Stanford University and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems, an Israeli defence technology company.
For their upcoming exhibition opening this Wednesday, the Cantor Center for the Arts at Stanford University explores of the fascination and evolution of artists' depictions of the devil through the past 500 years.
Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 04:37 pm
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