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  1. What I Learned at the Sloan Sports Analytics ConferenceRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Nucks Misconduct

    This past weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston. I got to listen on a variety of excellent panels, meet some of the biggest names in sports analytics and participated in the inaugural Sloan Hackathon .

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  2. Northwestern Basketball: 3 keys to victory over IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    Northwestern Basketball plays Illinois on the road tonight in a must win for the Illini. Illinois is currently sitting just above the bubble as a double digit seed and with the tournament approaching every game is important.

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  3. Hospitals participating in Acs Nsqip significantly improve surgical outcomes over timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The majority of hospitals participating in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Project improve surgical outcomes over time, and improvement continues with each year that hospitals participate in the program, according to a new study published online today in Annals of Surgery . ACS NSQIP is a nationally validated, risk-adjusted, outcomes-based program designed to measure and improve the quality of surgical care in participating hospitals.

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  4. Windy City Profile: Robert KaspersRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | CDS Review

    When not in his orthodontic office, Dr. Robert Kaspers can be found on the tennis court, playing or running practices of students from the local high school team. He received his dental degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and orthodontic degree from Northwestern University.

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  5. Clark Curator Richard Rand Leaving For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | IBerkshires

    Richard Rand, the Robert and Martha Berman Lipp Senior Curator of Paintings and Sculpture at the Clark Art Institute, has accepted the position of associate director for Collections at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles. Rand, who has led the Clark's curatorial team since 1997, will join the Getty's staff in September 2015, succeeding Thomas Kren, who recently announced his retirement.

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  6. Amelotin molecule plays a critical role in tooth enamel maturationRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Medical News Today

    The International and American Associations for Dental Research have published an innovative developmental biology study by lead researcher Bernhard Ganss, University of Toronto, ON, Canada, that relates amelotin with tooth enamel defects and enamel formation. This study, titled "Enamel Hypomineralization and Structural Defects in Amelotin-deficient Mice," is published in the OnlineFirst portion of the Journal of Dental Research : the journal for dental, oral and craniofacial research.

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  7. Penguins have poor tasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | ScienceBlogs

    Researchers sequencing the five different taste receptors in penguins were surprised to discover that the animals do not have genes that encode for receptors that are specific for savory meaty flavors , sweet or bitter tastes. Instead, the data suggest that penguins are only able to taste the saltiness or sourness of their foods and also suggest that the birds may not be able to taste their fish dinner.

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  8. Windy City Profile: Ankur GuptaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | CDS Review

    An Albuquerque native, Dr. Ankur Gupta now lives and works with his dentist-wife in private practice in Avon, OH. When not at work, speaking to dental groups or volunteering at community oral hygiene clinics, Dr. Gupta looks to "tire out" his two young children with visits to the park and zoo.

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  9. Ford Self-Driving Cars On-the-Cheap | EE TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | EETimes

    Ford-financed researchers conclude that self-driving cars do not need fancy radars or expensive lasers to navigate successfully. According to these researchers at the University of Michigan , all you need is a single inexpensive camera, access to 3-D maps and the University of Michigan's custom software suite for self-driving Ford Fusions.

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  10. Short TakesRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)

    The National Institute of Food and Agriculture has announced the availability of $160 million for competitively awarded research funding. Five million is allocated for natural resources and climate change research, including climate and microbial processes in agroecosystems; climate resilient land use for agriculture and forestry; and synthesis and assessment of NIFA's climate investments.

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  11. Michigan Football spring preview: QuarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    Michigan Football will begin spring practice on Feb. 24 and will play their annual spring game on April 4. Today we will be previewing the quarterback position. The Wolverines have struggled with quarterbacks in recent years opting for a running focused player over the traditional throwing quarterback.

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  12. Nancy Seabold Makes NYC Debut at The Metropolitan Room TonightRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Nancy Seabold will be debuting her show "Love and How It Grows You... A One Woman Musical Revue" tonight, February 21 at 1pm at the Metropolitan Room. Nancy will sing songs from a mix of different genres from Cabaret to Musical Theater to Opera; Pop to Country, and American Songbook.

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  13. Michigan Football spring preview: Defensive backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    Michigan Football will begin spring practice on Feb. 24 and will play their annual spring game on April 4. With the high power offense of rival Ohio State looming over the Wolverines defense will the essential to Coach Harbaugh's first year with the Wolverines. Since we've already previewed the men who will be holding down the defensive line today we will look at the defensive backs.

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  14. First drone laws could trip up Amazon's delivery plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | New Scientist

    DRONE business is looking up - for some. The Federal Aviation Administration has released a proposal for laws governing autonomous aircraft in the US.

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  15. Michigan Football spring practice preview: Defensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    Michigan Football will begin spring practice on Feb. 25 and the annual spring game will be played on Apr. 4 at Michigan Stadium. We will preview each position group between now and the start of spring practice.

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  16. American teens are sleep-deprived reports new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A new study has found that American teens are getting sleepier, and the problem has worsened over the past two decades. In general, experts generally recommend nine or 10 hours of sleep nightly; however, more than 50% of the 15- to 19-year-olds surveyed said they did not even get seven hours each night.

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  17. Simon Tung of Vanderbilt Chemicals Wins SAE International Leadership...Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | PRWeb

    Simon C. Tung, PhD, Global OEM Technology Manager with Vanderbilt Chemicals, has won the SAE International Leadership Citation. Dr. Tung will receive the award during the SAE 2015 World Congress, which will be held April 21-23, 2015, in Detroit.

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  18. Penguins can't taste ice cream, so says scienceRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | SlashGear.com

    All penguins - of all types - have been discovered to have no taste for sweet, bitter, and umami flavors of edible matter. Of course they can't taste anything sweet, even if it happens to be a sweet-tasting rock - but this finding is linked inextricably to eating.

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  19. First drone laws could trip up Amazon's delivery plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | New Scientist

    Drone business is looking up - for some. On Sunday, the Federal Aviation Administration released a proposal for laws governing unmanned aerial aircraft in the US.

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  20. Which Big Ten teams will make the NCAA Tournament?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    With March Madness only a month away the Big Ten hopes to have a strong showing in the tournament, but which teams will be there when they time comes? The Big Ten has long been considered the top basketball conference in division one and a good showing in the postseason is crucial to keeping this ranking. So of the fourteen teams who is in and who is out? Wisconsin is the top team in the Big Ten and currently ranked 5th in the nation.

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