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30 min ago | Cleveland.com

This civil rights agency gives employers heartburn; you've probably never heard of it

But if you were to walk into a company's human resources office and announce that the OFCCP - shorthand for the Department of Labor's clunky sounding Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs - was here for an audit, you'd likely incite panic.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Tax, Science, US News, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Lincoln Electric Holdings

4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Just How Bad Are India's Official GDP Numbers?

India is scheduled to release its latest quarterly data on economic growth on Friday, and investors, executives and economists will be looking for clues as to whether the election of a reform-oriented government in May has buoyed the economy.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Science

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Creative Mac

First Patient Cases Completed Using Triton Fluid Management from Gauss Surgical

Gauss Surgical today announced that the first patient cases were completed using the Triton Fluid Management System at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC in Pittsburgh, Pa.

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Related Topix: Science, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health, Nursing

Wireless Design & Development

New Ways to Process and Analyze Big Data

Big Data presents scientists with unfolding opportunities, including, for instance, the possibility of discovering heterogeneous characteristics in the population leading to the development of personalized treatments and highly individualized services.

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Related Topix: Science, Princeton University, Internet, Science / Technology, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Computer Science

GhanaWeb

Nii Moi rubbishes Bawumia's "false" analysis

A presidential Advisor on economic affairs, Dr Nii Moi Thompson, has rubbished claims by former Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, that the Ghana Statistical Service and the Bank of Ghana, are warping figures to make the economy look good, when in his view, things are deteriorating.

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Related Topix: Ghana, Africa, World News, Science

Creative Loafing Tampa

USF students showcase inventions and innovations

In broad and statistical terms, the University of South Florida is categorized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as being in the top tier of research universities in the country.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, University of South Florida, Science, Tampa, FL

IdeaFestival

Starflower: Origami-Inspired Solar Arrays

The origami-inspired solar arrays pictured in the video here are another lovely example of such cross-disciplinary thinking.

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Related Topix: Science

KIMA

Sunnyside educator named Regional Teacher of the Year

Spencer Martin, a technology and engineering teacher at Sunnyside High School, has been named the ESD 105 Regional Teacher of the Year.

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Related Topix: Sunnyside, WA, US Military, US Navy, Excelsior College, Old Dominion University, Science, Central Washington University

Sys-Con Media

Facial Hair Linked To Fantasy Football Success

To help this year's would-be champions, men's grooming leader Wahl teamed up with STATS, the world's top sports statistical analysis company, to look under the one stone that has yet to be unturned-determining whether players with facial hair perform better than their clean-shaven counterparts.

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Related Topix: Science

R & D

Materials scientists, mathematicians benefit from newly crafted polymers

The synthesis of a multicyclic type of polymer for the first time provides insights for tailoring polymer properties as well as the mathematics of complex geometries.

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Related Topix: Science, Chemistry

CiteULike

Statistical downscaling of general circulation model outputs to...

This article is the second of a series of two articles. In the first article, two models were developed with National Centers for Environmental Prediction/National Center for Atmospheric Research reanalysis and HadCM3 outputs, for statistically downscaling these outputs to monthly precipitation at a site in north-western Victoria, Australia.

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Related Topix: Science

CiteULike

Automatic Construction of Biventricular Statistical Shape Models

In Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart, Vol. 2674 , pp. 18-29, doi:10.1007/3-540-44883-7_3 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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Related Topix: Science

Mon Aug 25, 2014

SPACE.com

When Black Holes Cross Paths

Kai Staats, filmmaker and science writer, was the co-founder of Terra Soft Solutions, former developer of Yellow Dog Linux and POWER architecture HPC systems.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Science, World News, South Africa, Video Games, UMass Dartmouth, The, Deep Silver

WCAX-TV Burlington

Online H.S. program sees growth

With the start of school just a few days away, empty desks at Springfield High School will soon be buzzing with students, but just down the hallway, at the ermont Virtual Learning Cooperative , classes have been going strong all summer long.

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Related Topix: Science, South Burlington, VT

Newswise

Combining Math and Music

Anthony Cheung's formal mathematical training essentially ended with high-school calculus.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, University of Chicago, Science, Columbia University

TeleRead

James Clerk Maxwell: Scot, physicist, mathematician and poet

While at the Edinburgh International Book Festival , I'd like to pay tribute to one of the city's many great intellectual sons: James Clerk Maxwell , the titanic Victorian scientist whose work was described by Albert Einstein as the "most profound and the most fruitful that physics has experienced since the time of Newton."

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Related Topix: Physics, Science

Daily Kos

the Glaring Double Standard

After reading innumerable articles, videos, comments and posts of "it's all the community's fault and they need to seriously address themselves."

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Related Topix: Science, US News, Liberal Political News

Creative Loafing Tampa

Tampa Dream Defenders demand justice for Mike Brown

The Tampa Dream Defenders led a protest in solidarity with the residents of Ferguson, in a rally calling for Justice for Mike Brown.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Jacksonville, FL, Science, Prison

Martinsville Bulletin

Warrior Tech expansion at MVHS now complete

Two large learning labs that each can accommodate 50 students and two smaller "breakout rooms," where groups of students can work on projects, were added, said Lindsay Favero, director of Warrior Tech.

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Related Topix: Science

Science

Is ecology explaining less and less?

Ecologists are testing more and more hypotheses, but their studies are explaining less of the world .

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Related Topix: Science, Ecology

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