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  1. Personal health: Healing teenage cancer's scarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... whenever possible. She managed to stay on track, get good grades - and SAT scores high enough to get into Cornell University. Now 20, Sophie is about to start her junior year and is majoring in biology and genetics with a minor in computer science. ...

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  2. When anticipating purchases, experience-based ones are preferable to material onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News Today

    ... consumption for maximizing well-being," says psychology researcher and study author Thomas Gilovich of Cornell University. Previously, Gilovich and colleagues had found that people get more retrospective enjoyment and satisfaction from their ...

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  3. Pleasure Island Animal Hospital: Welcoming Dr. Jeff LaCroixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... Dr. Jeff LaCroix to their team. Dr. LaCroix, graduated from the New York State Veterinary College at Cornell University in 1966. The majority of his professional career was spent in Connecticut until, in 1996, Dr. LaCroix established a veterinary ...

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  4. Robots can now tab 'Robo Brain' to learn what they need from internetRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... when they need it from the internet. Ashutosh Saxena, assistant professor of computer science at Cornell University, said their laptops and cell phones had access to all the information they wanted and if a robot encountered a situation it had not ...

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  5. Robotic brain 'learns' from internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | BBC News

    ... objects such as mugs, and understand what a mug is used for and how it is carried. Ashutosh Saxena, of Cornell University, one of the researchers behind the project, said the idea was to create a huge repository of information that robots could call ...

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  6. More - Ockham's RazorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... science has time and time again been at the forefront of biological science. During the 1920s, while at Cornell University, Barbara McClintock developed staining techniques to visualize maize chromosomes, techniques that would later help her ...

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  7. For teens with cancer, challenges aren't simply medicalRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | SFGate

    ... whenever possible. She managed to stay on track, get good grades - and SAT scores high enough to get into Cornell University . Now 20, Sophie is about to start her junior year and is majoring in biology and genetics with a minor in computer science. ...

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  8. the House World Premiere, Solo Performance Festival and More Set for...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Minnick directs. David L. Arsenault designs set and lights. Lisa Boquist is costume designer. Sponsor is Cornell University. Media Sponsor is WITH90.1. Previews are February 18-20, opening night is February 21, running through March 8. From March 25 ...

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  9. Michigan unions eye teachers' union as right-to-work law kicks inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Examiner.com

    ... for the school system. "There is a lot at stake," said Lee Adler, a lawyer who teaches labor issues at Cornell University and represents firefighters' unions in New York. Public-sector unions, he said, "don't have a history of being able to do ...

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  10. LEED Certification Increases Hospitality RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Buildings

    Hotels certified under the LEED program bring in more revenue than those without the certification, according to a study from Cornell University.

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  11. Dutch Elm ResurfacesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The East Hampton Star

    ... proposal, as well as authorities on Dutch elm, such as George Hudler, a professor of plant pathology at Cornell University. On Professor Hudler's recommendation, the L.V.I.S. will hire as its consultant Dr. H. Jay Stipes, a plant pathologist at ...

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  12. Glass Half Full Or Half Empty? Using 'Rule Of Thumb' With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Medical Daily

    ... effort to determine what influences the free pouring of wine, a team of researchers from Iowa State and Cornell University, led by Laura Smarandescu, an assistant professor of marketing at Iowa State, looked at a variety of factors to understand and ...

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  13. Walmart is trying to trick your kids into eating veggiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Grist Magazine

    ... snacking stations are an absolutely fascinating concept," says David Just , a behavioral economist at Cornell University. Telling kids what they should eat is not very effective, he says. "They're not concerned about beta-carotene, or what diseases ...

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  14. Robots are starting to proactively learn the internetRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Inquirer

    ... closer as researchers find ways of using the information on the internet to get machines to learn. Cornell University has created Robo Brain , a robot with the potential to learn new skills by downloading how-to guides and Youtube videos from the ...

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  15. Pragmatics names new business development chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    ... He will focus on capture, proposal development and market research. Silver holds a bachelor's degree from Cornell University and a master's degree in public administration from Syracuse University.

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  16. 'Robo Brain' Will Teach Robots Everything from the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... it can query Robo Brain in the cloud," said Ashutosh Saxena, assistant professor of computer science at Cornell University. Saxena and colleagues at Cornell, Stanford and Brown universities and the University of California, Berkeley, say Robo Brain ...

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  17. Marine Le Pen Will Be the Next President if French Politicians...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Newswise

    Mabel Berezin , professor of sociology at Cornell University, is an expert in European politics and the author of the book, Illiberal Politics in Neoliberal Times: Cultures, Security and Populism in a New Europe .

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  18. Robo Brain Lets Robots Learn From The InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Sky News

    ... teach robots how to carry out tasks and recognise specific things using the internet has been launched. Cornell University has turned on its Robo Brain project that could allow robots to learn skills by analysing images, YouTube videos and how-to ...

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  19. Fracking the anti-fracking movementRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | AEI

    ... University - and near his adopted hometown of Ithaca, where it contributes to both Ithaca College and Cornell University. Fitzsimmons and Bob Williams, another local landowner, met with Park Foundation president Adelaide Park Gomer, Roy's daughter, ...

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  20. A chip off the old block! Legendary Fawlty Towers hotel foyer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Mail on Sunday

    ... and its drooping antler, as well as the fire alarm and extinguisher. Manhattan-born Feist, a student at Cornell University in New York, chose the classic seventies sitcom, starring John Cleese, because he wanted to pay homage to one of his favourite ...

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