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  1. Don't be so clean! Obsession with hygiene could kill benefial bacteriasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... a particular type of yeast in the gut and access to a clean water supply. Dr Finley, of British Columbia University, said: "Ironically the kids with clean water had a higher risk of asthma. "I guess it makes sense [because of the lower levels of ...

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  2. These Wharton professors studied the impact of Twitter during the presidential electionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... users fixate on scandals. Berman, Meyer, fourth year Wharton doctoral candidate Colman Humphrey and Columbia University doctoral candidate Shiri Melumad published the study, "Make America Tweet Again: A Dynamic Analysis of Micro-blogging During the ...

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  3. Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto ready to break out in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... to receive an email each time a new Miami Marlins article is published, fill out our I'm a junior at Columbia University majoring in Mathematics and Statistics. I've been a huge baseball fan my entire life, and am looking forward to writing about ...

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  4. Columbia University accidentally accepts, then rejects studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    MAY 6: Students chat on campus at Columbia University in Morningside Heights in Upper Manhattan, on May 6, 2015 in New York, N.Y. Columbia University is a private Ivy League research university that encompasses 20 schools and is affiliated with numerous institutions. NEW YORK, NY - MAY 6: Students chat on campus at Columbia University in Morningside Heights in Upper Manhattan, on May 6, 2015 in New York, N.Y. Columbia University is a private Ivy League research university that encompasses 20 schools and is affiliated with numerous institutions.

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  5. Could reporters be hunted down if Trump goes after leakers?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... certainly not in the ordinary course of business, to subpoena a journalist," said David Pozen, a Columbia University law professor who wrote the landmark study "The Leaky Leviathan: Why the Government Condemns and Condones Unlawful Disclosures of ...

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  6. Jesus and WivesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... quarters. It was written by Leo Steinberg, who delivered the material at a Lionel Trilling Seminar at Columbia University and was honored by the College Art Association of America with its annual award. Some will find it offensivea those who find ...

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  7. Columbia University accidentally sends acceptance noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Columbia University says it's strengthening its procedures after it accidentally sent acceptance notices to 277 prospective students and then recalled them. Columbia says the emails, sent Wednesday, "incorrectly implied" that the applicants had been accepted into its School of Public Health's Master's program.

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  8. South Africa: Parliament Denies Claims that Senior Staff Awarded Themselves Bursaries Over JuniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Unathi Mtya, Parliament's new head of information technology, was granted a R1.1m bursary to study at Columbia University in New York for a postgraduate qualification. Mothapo said in 2016 Parliament invited staff members to apply for bursaries to ...

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  9. At PS 60, celebrating reading and writing every day of the school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SILive.com

    Eight special education teachers gathered around a conference table on a recent Monday morning as Eric Hand of Teachers College at Columbia University demonstrated shared reading and interactive writing -- two techniques that support struggling readers. With a grant from the Staten Island Foundation, PS 60 Principal Donna Bonanno has brought Columbia's reading and writing experts into the building as part of her ongoing emphasis on literacy and professional development.

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  10. .com | Parliament rubbishes claims senior staff snaffled plum bursariesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    ... Unathi Mtya, Parliament's new head of information technology, was granted a R1.1m bursary to study at Columbia University in New York for a postgraduate qualification. 'Preference given to new applicants' Mothapo said in 2016 Parliament invited ...

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  11. .com | Parliament prioritises big gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    ... Parliament's new chief information officer wants to pursue a master's degree in technology management at Columbia University in the US. City Press has seen a letter, dated February 1, from training and development manager Lebuso Monyatsi, ...

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  12. Boston rally to unite science communityRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... attack from politicians and the current administration," said Lucky Tran, a science communicator at Columbia University. "It's an unprecedented response. I have not seen the science community in unison and put themselves out there. Scientists are ...

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  13. Whata s Going On, by Greg OrearRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Journal

    ... track, while also utilizing his obvious leadership skills on the field. And when he was accepted into Columbia University in New York City, the local newspaper revered him as the first graduate from the local high school to attend an ivy league ...

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  14. Advances in imaging could deepen knowledge of brainRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    ... for food or suddenly afraid for its life, said Elisabeth Hillman, professor of biomedical engineering at Columbia University. "We can image every single neuron in the entire brain of these organisms, which was never possible to do before." The new ...

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  15. Simply stated, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is steadfast and surprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... he is quite capable of surprise. He grew up in a high-profile Republican family and became infamous in Columbia University 's liberal circles for penning fierce attacks on campus protesters. On the bench, he has subscribed to the same judicial ...

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  16. Siri HustvedtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Miami New Times

    As women are joining forces and gathering in the streets against misogyny, more light is being shed upon accomplished females who were already doing the good work of feminism. Author, scholar, and feminist Siri Hustvedt teaches at Columbia University and has penned five internationally acclaimed novels.

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  17. Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study finds - Sat, 18 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the child to not being able to function well." Jonathan Posner, an associate professor of psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, also said the research should help families with children diagnosed with ADHD. "To have a solid ...

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  18. Columbia University accidentally accepts 227 students, blames "human error"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... could be a wave of joy - or a wall of dread. For 277 students who applied to the master's program at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, a mistake by the Ivy League school meant applicants experienced both emotions, in relatively ...

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  19. Columbia University accidentally sent acceptance letters to 277 applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTNH

    ... and regret the stress and confusion caused by this mistake," Julie Kornfeld, Vice Dean for Education at Columbia University , told ABC News in a statement on Friday. "We are working assiduously to strengthen our internal procedures in order to ...

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  20. Elevated GM3 plasma concentration in idiopathic Parkinson's disease: A lipidomic analysis.Read the original story

    Saturday | CiteULike

    ... of plasma obtained from 150 idiopathic PD patients and 100 controls, taken from the 'Spot' study at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. Our mass spectrometry based analytical panel consisted of 520 lipid species from 39 lipid subclasses ...

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