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1 hr ago | Burlington Times News
The rate at which Alamance County deputies stopped Hispanics at checkpoints isn't significant compared to data from agencies in a number of nearby counties - and is even lower than in some of those locations, according to an expert witness.
2 hrs ago | MacMegasite
Today, Function Space, the most comprehensive social learning network for science, is announcing the launch of its iOS app.
6 hrs ago | ComputerWorld
The R programming language is quickly gaining popular ground against the traditional statistics packages such as SPSS, SAS and MATLAB, at least according to one data statistician who teaches the language.
10 hrs ago | Business Wire
Initiative aims to increase interest in statistics field, expected to see a shortage of up to 190,000 professionals by 2018 )-- The American Statistical Association , the oldest and largest organization of professional statisticians, today launches an effort to educate students, parents, teachers and counselors about careers in statistics.
14 hrs ago | Switched
Wedging a piece of folded paper under a leg is one way to steady a wobbly table.
15 hrs ago | CiteULike
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19 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice
Discovering a new approach to teaching geometry and other math forms, and incorporating web-based technology into teaching, was the purpose of a recent workshop held at Wyoming Seminary Upper School.
I'm not sure whether this slogan is likely to annoy physicists or mathematicians more, but in any case Edward Frenkel deserves some of the blame for this, since he describes the Langlands program as a Grand Unified Theory of mathematics, which further is unified with gauge field theories similar to the Standard Model.
Outlook Rail fares will be higher than they should be for millions of commuters next January because of the number produced by a flawed measure of the cost of living, the retail prices index, which stood at 2.5 per cent in July.
How fast has Wake County grown? The answer is statistical, with 100,000 more residents coming in the last four years alone.
F. Scott Fitzgerald once penned a short story called " The Curious Case of Benjamin Button ," about a fellow born old who grew younger as time passed.
The US Census Bureau is sending out a survey to certain residents. It's called The American Community Survey.
Today's students in college biology and other science courses are increasingly being asked to analyze problems in quantitative ways, and now they have a new textbook to help them do so.
With colleges across the country once again opening their doors, we decided to look at majors that could lead to higher paying jobs.
The Laramie Boomerang reported Tuesday the school got a state grant to use robots, software and 3D printers to teach science, technology, engineering and math.
The Department of Mathematics at Franciscan University of Steubenville invites applications for a full time, tenure track position at the assistant professor level to begin August 2015.
An honest stock market update The yield on 10-year Treasury bonds fell from 2.42% to 2.38%.
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