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  1. A view from 120,000 feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Space.com

    A new video gives an extended look at the record-breaking first test flight by a company that aims to begin lofting passengers on balloon cruises to near-space by 2016.


  2. Young women with sexy social media photos seen as incompetent: studyRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... what happened when a more positive image of a woman was presented. Daniels' co-author, Eileen Zurbriggen of UC Santa Cruz, told The Times by email: "Numerous studies have shown that when women are depicted in sexualized ways (revealing clothing, ...


  3. Young women with sexy social media photos seen as less competentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Science Blog

    Girls and young women who post sexy or revealing photos on social media sites such as Facebook are viewed by their female peers as less physically and socially attractive and less competent to perform tasks, a new study from Oregon State University indicates.


  4. Underwater Meadows Might Serve As Antacid For Acid SeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | National Public Radio

    The world's oceans are changing - chemically changing. As people put more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, the oceans absorb more of it, and that's making the water more acidic.


  5. Sexy Photos on Facebook May Harm PerceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | PsychCentral

    A new study suggests posting sexy or revealing photos by girls and young women on social media sites gives their female peers a bad impression.


  6. GDC Europe debuts VR, #1ReasonToBe talks with under 48 hours to regRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Gamasutra

    ... for everyone. The session will be hosted by Brenda Romero (Game Designer & Program Director, Romero Games/UC Santa Cruz) and Leigh Alexander (Editor at Large, Gamasutra); Panelists include Auriea Harvey, (Co-Founder, Tale of Tales), Zuraida Buter ...


  7. This Time Next Year We'll Meet Mysterious PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    To celebrate its 23rd year in space, the Hubble Space Telescope snapped this view of the famous Horsehead nebula in infrared light.


  8. Baby Talk: Infants May Practice Words in Their MindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Live Science

    Babies may practice saying words in their minds long before they speak them, new research has found.


  9. Vintage Bling: Ancient Celts May Have Had Shiny Dental ImplantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Live Science

    Sparkly, gold grills aren't just for Flavor Flav; ancient Celts may have sought out flashy smiles as well.


  10. Supersonic Earthquake Shook KamchatkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Scientific American

    One of the world's deepest earthquakes was also a rare supersonic quake, upending ideas about where these unusual earthquakes strike.


  11. Last Terrifying Moments of Baby Mammoths RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Live Science

    CT scans have revealed that an exquisitely well-preserved baby mammoth from Siberia died after choking on mud more than 40,000 years ago.


  12. The Wisdom Tree FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | City Limits

    TEAM This slow paced captivating mystery, starring award winning actress Sheetal Sheth along with Patrick Alparone & Eric Holter and written & directed by Sunil Shah, boasts a stellar international crew including nominees/award winners of the Oscars, Emmy, BAFTA, National Film Awards , Golden Reel, Independent Spirit, ASCAP, Grass Roots ... (more)


  13. Big Dipper Cosmic Ray Hotspot Mystery Solved?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    A map of the northern sky shows the concentration of ultrahigh-energy cosmic rays stemming from the constellation of Ursa Major.


  14. Aquila Veteran to Lead Firm's Presence in the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Business Wire

    As it celebrates its 30th anniversary, The Aquila Group of Funds is pleased to announce that company veteran Steve Caridi will now manage its expanded sales efforts in the Northeast region.


  15. UC Davis Announces Food Initiative To Address Global ChallengesRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Agri Marketing

    UC DAVIS ANNOUNCES FOOD INITIATIVE TO ADDRESS GLOBAL CHALLENGES Jul. 8, 2014 Feedstuffs magazine reports: University of California president Janet Napolitano presented the university system's plans July 1 for a comprehensive food initiative to the California State Board of Food & Agriculture.


  16. Adult Friend Finder.... an Expose'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | CNN

    ... Before that, he was with iPrint Technologies, the Internet's first online print shop. He graduated from UC Santa Cruz in Computer Science and Language Studies. Mr. Gellen joined the Company in February 2011 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel. ...


  17. Europe Targets Black Holes with Next Big Space MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | SPACE.com

    Europe's next large-scale space mission will study supermassive black holes, gamma-ray bursts and other aspects of the high-energy universe.


  18. Africa's Dry Dusty Winds Seen from SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Live Science

    These dust plumes are created by mountain, or berg, winds, according to NASA's Earth Observatory .


  19. Scientists Demand Overhaul of Europe's $1.4 Billion Brain ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | LiveScience

    European scientists have called for the review of a major neuroscience initiative, criticizing the program for taking a narrow approach that they say is likely to fail.


  20. Marshall impressive in Major League debutRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Cupertino Courier

    Evan Marshall, a Homestead High 2008 grad, made his Major League Baseball debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks on May 6--and it was a perfect entrance into the "big leagues."