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  1. Prosecutors Seek to Reargue Supreme Court Death Penalty CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    State prosecutors are asking for another chance to persuade a fractured state Supreme Court to retain Connecticut's death penalty. The chief state's attorney's office met a Friday deadline to file a motion to reargue the contentious case, following the Supreme Court ruling in August invalidating the sentences imposed on the state's 11 death-row inmates.

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  2. Robert X. QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... Virginia where he majored in psychology. He later received his masters degree in computer science and applied mathematics from Worcester State College, in Worcester, Massachusetts. For seven years, he served his country in the United States Air ...

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  3. Prosecutors Seek to Reargue Supreme Court Death Penalty CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    State prosecutors are asking for another chance to persuade a fractured state Supreme Court to retain Connecticut's death penalty. The Chief State's Attorney's Office met a Friday deadline to file a motion to reargue the contentious case, following last month's Supreme Court ruling invalidating the sentences imposed on the state's 11 death-row inmates.

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  4. Parametric sensitivity analysis for stochastic molecular systems using information theoretic metricsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    In this paper, we present a parametric sensitivity analysis methodology for continuous time and continuous space Markov processes represented by stochastic differential equations. Particularly, we focus on stochastic molecular dynamics as described by the Langevin equation.

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  5. What's your take on new statistics? Help me evaluate someRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    I am no numbers master - by any stretch- but I do like many of today's "advanced analytics" stats, specially those subtle ones that annalyse a specific aspect of some skill like "percentage of defensive rebounds available collected" or "uncontested 3pt shots made", I'm not very fond of plus/minus, VORP or PER, but I do value all of them and I think any stat that has a concise math and reasoning behind it must be factored in.

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  6. Stock Retreat Follows Hazy Jobs Report -- Fed Response Is Anyone's GuessRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Early stock indicators slumped ahead of and after a fuzzy Friday morning job-market report that only intensifies the debate around the mid-month interest rate decision at the Federal Reserve. It could be that uncertainty, rather than the ho-hum report, that's driving pre-holiday stock selling.

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  7. Data Literacy - Do We Need Data Scientists, Or Data Technicians?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | OUseful Info

    One of the many things I vaguely remember studying from my school maths days are the various geometric transformations - rotations, translations and reflections - as applied particularly to 2D shapes. To a certain extent, knowledge of these operations helps me use the limited Insert Shape options in Powerpoint, as I pick shapes and arrows from the limited palette available and then rotate and reflect them to get the orientation I require.

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  8. Yes, People Hate Cops-but Aren't Stooping to Their LevelRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Uprisingradio.org

    A manhunt is underway for suspects in the shooting death of a police officer in Chicago. Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was found shot after chasing three suspects: two white men and one black man.

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  9. Fermat's Last TheoremRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TG Daily

    ... mathematical puzzles of all time. In 1637 while reading a copy of Arithmetica , an ancient Greek text on mathematics written by Diophantus, Fermat believed that he had come up with a solution to a problem that he had been working on for some time. ...

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  10. Finalists Compete for Prestigious ACM Gordon Bell Prize in High Performance ComputingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Information Technology

    Five outstanding research efforts in high performance technical computing have been selected as finalists in supercomputing's most prestigious competition, the ACM Gordon Bell Prize in High Performance Computing. The $10,000 prize will be presented to a single winner during SC15 in Austin, TX .

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  11. 2015 Italian GP (Monza): Pirelli Formula One F1 Practice RecapRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Mercedes has set the pace on both Pirelli compounds during the opening two free practice sessions of the Italian Grand Prix - where the cars can exceed 360kph on the straights - using the P Zero White medium in the morning and the P Zero Yellow soft in the afternoon. The fastest time of the day, set by championship leader Lewis Hamilton on the soft tyre in the afternoon, was 1m24.279s: considerably faster than Friday's quickest time last year of 1m26.187s .

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  12. Health Statistics for 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Every year, the Statistical Service provides statistical information referring to the medical services of the public sector, as well as some information concerning the private sector. a During 2013 78,670 patients were admitted for treatment and discharged from the general hospitals, recording a decrease of 2.1% over the previous year.

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  13. Love & Math, A Review Of Edward Frenkel's Bestseller, A Math PlanetariumRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    I'm fairly certain that mathematician Morris Kline didn't like pure mathematicians either. Here's a quote from his book, " Mathematics, The Loss of Certainty ."

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  14. No National "Crime Wave"Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Monthly

    You may have heard Donald Trump talk about "this tremendous crime wave and killing wave that's happening in this country." It's pretty clear from both statistical and anecdotal evidence that something scary's going on in certain places, especially the perennially violent city of Baltimore.

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  15. PW Picks: Books of the Week, September 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Publishers' Weekly

    ... and "immortal" rabbits - these items aren't typically to be found in math books, but Benjamin, professor of mathematics at Harvey Mudd College, welcomes them all with open arms in this positively joyful exploration of mathematics. His approach is ...

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  16. Irish delegation visit Lincoln to honour George Boole's bicentenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Lincolnite

    ... recognised as the forefather of the information age. In 1849 Boole was appointed as the first Professor of Mathematics at University College Cork, where he developed his most important work - An Investigation of the Laws of Thought. During their ...

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  17. Gout is not associated with a lower risk of Parkinson's disease: A...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Uratic acid is a potent anti-oxidant and hyperuricemia is well-linked to a lower risk of Parkinson's disease , one of the most common neurodegenerative disorders. However, data on gout, the major complication of hyperuricemia, remain unclear.

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  18. Street Riled By Fed Uncertainty As August Hiring May Be Just Good EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down nearly 200 points ahead of the report as European stocks slumped, leaving little bullish inspiration for U.S. markets. Fed member said a course toward higher rates remains the best course for the U.S. economy, no matter what one month's employment data.

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  19. Before nature selects, gene networks steer a course for evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... these patterns." Sears, an associate professor of animal biology, and Rapti, an associate professor of mathematics, led the study, which was published in PLOS Genetics *. Sears is a member of the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB). ...

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  20. Global and Chinese Micro-multiport extrusion tube (MPE tube) Market...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Radiantinsights.com has included "Global and Chinese Micro-multiport extrusion tube Market Report To 2019" Size, Share, Growth Prospects to their Database. The 'Global and Chinese Micro-multiport extrusion tube Market, 2009-2019 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Micro-multiport extrusion tube industry with a focus on the Chinese market.

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