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1 hr ago | Independent Women's Forum

Solution to Inequality: Two-Parent Families

President Obama has made "inequality" his second term cause. It is ironic then that his policies promote government dependence and that his party relies on the lopsided votes of unmarried women with children.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Science, University of Arkansas, Family, Kids, Parenting, New York University

5 hrs ago | Go Local

College Admissions: Will The New SAT Be Easier? Not Likely

Wednesday, the Collegeboard released more details and sample questions for the new SAT that is currently in development.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Science

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Former Norfolk JCC site is re-sculptured

"Tree" is one of two STEM sculptures donated to the city by local artist Anton Bakker.

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Nursery World

Exclusive: Ofsted - Data delay exposed

An investigation by the Pre-school Learning Alliance has revealed that data on more than 400 early years inspections was omitted from quarterly statistics published by Ofsted last year due to delays in the publication of inspection reports, Nursery World can exclusively reveal.

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Holtville Tribune

UCLA to host 'Mathematics of Politics' workshop

A UCLA workshop April 22 and 23 will address the "Mathematics of Politics" and how data analysis based on sophisticated mathematics is reshaping political campaigns.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science

Norwalk Citizen News

The 10 Best Jobs Of 2014

Perhaps if you had known that some of the best jobs of 2014 would require mathematical skills, you would've paid more attention in math class.

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CiteULike

Estadisticas para repositorios: sistema metrico de datos en Digital.CSIC

El Profesional de la Informacion , Vol. 19, No. 5. , pp. 534-544, doi:10.3145/epi.2010.sep.15 Open access to information has brought about a multiplication of data that can be used to carry out statistical analysis on the impact of scientific publications, thus paving the way for new metrics models for scholarly communication.

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WYFF-TV Greenville

Tryon Little Theater to open Proof, audition for Shrek the Musical

PROOF IS A PLAY ABOUT BRILLIANT BUT TROUBLED MINDS. THE TRYON LITTLE THEATER WILL BRING THE STORY TO THE STAGE.

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The Daily Republic

Statistical frauds distort equal-pay debate

It is a statistical fraud when Barack Obama and other politicians say that women earn only 77 percent of what men earn - and that this is because of discrimination.

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Related Topix: Science, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Opinion

New York Post

How a brain injury turned a college dropout into a genius

Math genius Jason Padgett said a blow to the back of the head made him see the world in a completely different way.

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Related Topix: Science

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Sarah In Tampa

What are some brilliant skills that will blow people's minds?

There are some updates to this page that haven't been applied yet because you've entered some data into a form.

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Related Topix: Science, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Southern Methodist University

Times News

N. Lehigh to improve math education

Northern Lehigh School District has a plan in place to provide students with the best math education according to state standards.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Standardized Testing, Education, Lehigh County, PA, Science

Detroit Free Press

The best (and worst) jobs for 2014

While the population of most of the country's metro areas grew at a low pace in recent years, in a... CareerCast is out with their annual ranking of the 10 best and 10 worst jobs for 2014 , and let's just say that math and science guys everywhere are about to high-five.

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Hispanic Business

IMF Welcomes Launch of Statistical Center in GCC Countries

It is an independent supranational institution dedicated to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of official data on member states for the benefit of decision makers, researchers, and other users.

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Ralston Recorder

Ita s All Derivative

And after Friday, the Ralston High School senior still wasn't entirely sure what it was that he'd taken part in at the University of Nebraska at Omaha's second annual event celebrating the art of deriving and anti-deriving.

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Related Topix: University of Nebraska Omaha, Science, Ralston, NE

Fri Apr 18, 2014

LiveScience

Keeping Time: Why 60 Minutes?

How did we come to divide the hour into 60 minutes and the minute into 60 seconds? These smaller divisions of time have been in practical use for only about 400 years, but they were vital to the advent of modern science.

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Related Topix: Science, Babylon, NY, Astronomy

The Hartford Courant

Jim Shea: Porn Viewing Habits of Red and Blue States

When you come across a story that asks who views more porn, those in red states or those in blue states , well you have to read on.

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LiveScience

Calculus Is Fun! Math Exhibit Demos Principles of Motion

Most people probably don't think of learning calculus as fun. But a new interactive exhibit here at the Museum of Math lets visitors learn about the principles of motion in an interactive way, by walking or running on a special motion-sensing track.

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Related Topix: Science, Inventions, Science / Technology

Eating Disorders Online

Picky eating: a real disorder or not?

It's easy to label someone as a picky eater if they seem generally fussy or unadventurous when it comes to food.

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News 4 Jax

Florida unemployment rate up slightly

Florida's unemployment rate ticked up slightly to 6.3 percent in March. The numbers released Friday morning represent a 0.1 percent increase in the jobless rate over February and a slight setback in the forward movement of the state's economy.

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Related Topix: Science, Flagler County, FL, Rick Scott, US Governors

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