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  1. Madrassas: Modernisation is good, politicisation isn'tRead the original story

    6 min ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... (Hindu), gurudwaras (Sikh), which do not teach subjects such as English, Hindi, science, social sciences and mathematics, as formal schools has come under criticism. The Congress and NCP and Muslim leaders have said the policy interferes in the ...

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  2. Daily Fantasy Baseball: FanDuel Picks For July 6Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Fantasy CPR

    Welcome back to the best place to get fantasy sports advice across multiple sports. Today I am going to give you my best picks and choices for your FanDuel lineups that I can.

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  3. Does Bob Deserve the lavish acknowledgement: A problem in LogicRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Computational Complexity

    Alice and Carol are real mathematicians. Bob is an English major who does not know any mathematics.

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  4. Manager's long, dangerous journey to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    During the long days and longer nights in the hospital, when he closed his eyes, Jeff Banister saw diamonds and baseballs. This June afternoon at Dodger Stadium, with the sun shining over the San Gabriels and the mitts popping, is one of those days he had fantasized about during two long hospital stays in his youth.

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  5. A Nearly Optimal Preconditioner for the Navier--Stokes EquationsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. We present a preconditioner for the linearized Navier-Stokes equations which is based on the combination of a fast transform approximation of an advection diffusion problem together with the recently introduced 'BFBTT' preconditioner of Elman .

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  6. The Art Of The RicochetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    The fourth cardinal safety rule of shooting is not to touch the trigger unless you're certain of your backstop and what is beyond it. For this reason it's seldom a good idea to shoot into water.

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  7. Clairaut coordinates and the vibrational stability of distorted starsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The aim of the present paper will be to generalize the concept of the 'Roche coordinates', introduced previously by the author for a treatment of dynamical phenomena in close binary systems, to 'Clairaut's coordinates' in which the Roche potential of a rotating dipole is replaced by the actual potential of configurations of finite density concentration and arbitrary structure.

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  8. Snowden's a hero, says tycoon behind app used by jihadis:...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Snowden's a hero, says tycoon behind app used by jihadis: Multi-millionaire also claims threat of terrorism 'is not even there' Critisicsm: Pavel Durov's comments infuriated MPs and terror experts who last night accused him of profiting from terror networks The multi-millionaire owner of a secret messaging app used by jihadists was under fire last night for claiming Edward Snowden was his hero and there was no terror threat. Pavel Durov - who once threw banknotes out of his office window to crowds on the street - said he approved of the Snowden leaks and claimed the threat of terrorism statistically is 'not even there'.

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  9. Computation is a lensRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mind Hacks

    ... mind is considered to be the brain's computations at work and should be able to be described in terms of formal mathematics. The idea that the mind and brain can be described in terms of information processing is the main contention of cognitive ...

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  10. New FIFA men's world rankings are complete jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | USA Today

    It is admittedly difficult to accurately rank national soccer teams given the differences in schedules and gaps between major tournaments, but FIFA's official world rankings for July are absolutely baffling. To determine the ranking, FIFA calculates the number of points each team has earned over the last four years.

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  11. Why R? The pros and cons of the R languageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ITworld

    Sign up now and get free access to hundreds of Insider articles , guides, reviews, interviews, blogs, and other premium content from the best tech brands on the Internet: CIO, CSO, Computerworld, InfoWorld, IT World and Network World Learn more . The R programming language is an important tool for development in the numeric analysis and machine learning spaces.

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  12. Generating groundballs with slidersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | DRays Bay

    The model identified vertical movement as the most impactful component, and provided a formula that can be used to identify great changeups, even in a small sample size. After seeing the results and potential applications of the changeup study, I was interested in applying the same technique to sliders, and attempting to determine which aspects of a slider were most important in getting groundballs.

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  13. Fortran: 7 Reasons Why It's Not DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    In the 1950s, IBM programmer John Backus invented a programming language called Fortran. It's still in use today, and here's what you need to know about it.

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  14. Mass killings, school shootings are contagiousRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Science Blog

    ... Computational and Modeling Sciences Center , gathered a team of fellow researchers with a strong modeling and mathematics background. Joining her on the project were Regents' Professor Carlos Castillo-Chavez, ASU assistant professor Anuj Mubayi, ASU ...

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  15. A Word In Edgewise: The Scholara s Ink and the Martyra s BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... martyr's blood”, and “seeking knowledge is required of every Muslim”. Under Arab tutelage, mathematics and sciences flourished in Iberia. From them English also has apricot, alfalfa, jasmine, julep (julāb: rose water), ...

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  16. Texas Manager Jeff Banister a true baseball lifer: He owes his life to gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    During the long days and longer nights in the hospital, when he closed his eyes, Jeff Banister saw diamonds and baseballs. This June afternoon at Dodger Stadium, with the sun shining over the San Gabriels and the mitts popping, is one of those days he had fantasized about during two long hospital stays in his youth.

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  17. Pirates trust eye test when voting for all-starsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Just minutes after he received his ballot for the All-Star Game's National League roster on June 26, Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer settled into a chair at his locker and spent a good chunk of pregame time pondering his options. He consulted no one else.

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  18. FEATURE-Tennis-Wimbledon? It's elementary dear WatsonRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    Deep in the bowels of the All England Club, an army of employees from one of the world's technology giants are teaching a computer named Watson to master tennis. Seven-times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer can relax though.

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  19. VC's online students 'get engaged' in learning 46 minutes agoRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    As part of Victoria College's five-year Quality Enhancement Plan, faculty have adopted several techniques to help students become active learners - not only in the classroom, but in an online environment as well. Among those faculty is Matt Wiley, VC's Quality Enhancement Plan director and associate professor of mathematics, who teaches an online course on statistics.

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  20. High-schoolers track asteroid movement in elite program at CU-BoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | LongmontFYI

    Fiske Planetarium Director Douglas Duncan explains the celestial equator to high school students on the University of Colorado campus on Tuesday in Boulder.

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