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  1. Satellites Catch Birth Of Two Volcanic Islands In YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... expected. Dave McGarvie is Senior lecturer at The Open University. This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article . The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, funded by the academic and ...

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  2. This Dog Bite "Fact" Could Get You In TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Scientific American

    ... Casey's research belongs in the public eye, and she has done a great job sharing her study. Recently, at 'The Conversation,' she explained, "Understanding that any dog can potentially be aggressive given the right circumstances is key to reducing ...

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  3. Viral Video: SIFF's bewitching, "Be Watching" trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Crosscut.com

    ... who will remind '70s-era Golden-agers of Gene Hackman in Francis Ford Coppola's seminal surveillance film, The Conversation. But this trailer is more than merely referential. It also taps into our current digital zeitgeist of 24/7 paranoia. The ...

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  4. Alcohol DOES make you friendlier - but only to certain people:...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Daily Mail

    But the friendly effect does not extend to everyone, making drunk people more inclined to treat people outside these groups badly. Drinking alcohol makes lots of people feel euphoric, invincible and bolder than usual and it seems to encourage some people to bond with friends and members of 'in-groups' When we drink, the alcohol binds to a specific type of receptor in the brain and boosts the activity of a natural brain chemical called Gaba, Ian Mitchell, Senior Lecturer at the University of Birmingham wrote in an article for The Conversation .

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  5. New Shakespeare Portrait Controversy Misses The Big PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... in English Literature at Northumbria University, Newcastle. This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article .Top image of a possible Shakespeare, Country Life/EPA The Conversation is an independent source of news ...

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  6. World's most marketable athlete isRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | CNN

    ... The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. CNN is showcasing the work of The Conversation, a collaboration between journalists and academics to provide news analysis and commentary. The content is produced solely by ...

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  7. World's Oldest Stone Tools Predate HumansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Discover

    ... methods used on these stone tools indicate that they're 3.3 million years old, as the authors describe in The Conversation : We dated the Lomekwi 3 tools by correlating the layers of rock in which they were discovered with well-known radiometrically ...

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  8. There's a reason why you do weird things when you're drunkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Metro UK News

    ... a reason for that, and it's because of the way that alcohol reacts to receptors in our brains. Writing for The Conversation , Dr Ian Mitchell of the University of Birmingham explained the reason for those drunken acts of stupidity that we always ...

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  9. Daily Slop: Redskins Media Links RoundupRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Hogs Haven

    ... many questions directly on Wednesday, but in a roundabout way he answered a big one from deflate-gate. The Conversation: Arie Kouandjio on returning home, Alabama and rookie camp - Washington Times Kouandjio, drafted in the fourth round by the ...

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  10. How your Nail Polish could be damaging your health: Cosmetic...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... in nail care products contain toxic chemicals that can cause serious affect our health. Writing for The Conversation , Dr Thu Quach, of Stanford University and the Cancer Prevention Institute of California, says exposure to these chemicals can lead ...

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  11. Modular Sprite drone is shaped like a thermos for better portabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Gizmag

    ... and pursued a career in journalism. Having worked for publications such as The Santiago Times and The Conversation , he now writes for Gizmag from Melbourne, excited by tech and all forms of innovation, the city's bizarre weather and curried egg ...

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  12. The Hidden Risks in Nail PolishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published on The Conversation and has been slightly modified from the original article a with the author's permission. The publication contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .

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  13. Where Were You When the Mountain Blew?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | LiveScience

    This article was originally published on The Conversation . The publication contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .

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  14. Why the 'Google tax' will failRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... of "diverting profits using artificial structures to avoid a taxable presence in Australia". But writing in The Conversation , University of Sydney associate professor Antony Ting said a close look at the new laws "shows they lack teeth". He argues ...

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  15. The underworld is going freelance: Why The Godfather's Mafia model is no longer viableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Independent

    ... enior Lecturer in Criminology at Liverpool John Moores University. This article was originally published on The Conversation

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  16. What Junk Food Does to Your Gut HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Men's Journal

    Binging on fast food could be one of the most effective ways to kill off the gut bacteria that keep you fit, healthy, and happy: Last week, epidemiologist Tim Spector wrote about the devastating effects of processed food on the microbiome in The Conversation after conducting a home experiment, in which his son, a college student at The University of Aberystwyth, ate nothing but McDonald's for breakfast, lunch, and dinner for over a week . After just ten days of packing in Big Macs, Chicken nuggets, fries, and Cokes, the result was exactly what you'd expect: Spector's son felt lethargic, sick, and his skin took on a gray shade.

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  17. Injured turtle to return to the ocean with 3D printed beakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Gizmag

    ... and pursued a career in journalism. Having worked for publications such as The Santiago Times and The Conversation , he now writes for Gizmag from Melbourne, excited by tech and all forms of innovation, the city's bizarre weather and curried egg ...

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  18. Media briefs: Scott McIntyre fights back a The Conversation holds...Read the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Crikey

    McIntrye files unfair dismissal claim. The SBS soccer journalist who was sacked after a series of tweets about Anzac Day has filed an unfair dismissal claim against the broadcaster.

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  19. Review: Snoop Dogg's funk-inspired album hits right markRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In this March 20, 2015 file photo, rapper Snoop Dogg takes part in the "Keynote Conversation with Snoop Dogg" at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. FILE - In this March 20, 2015 file photo, rapper Snoop Dogg takes part in the "Keynote Conversation with Snoop Dogg" at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.

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  20. Opening for new exhibits at The Reach on May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and ray guns recall a particular brand of hyper-masculinity associated with middle-class culture. In "The Conversation," Ontario artist David Newkirk pays homage to his artistic influences including Pablo Picasso, Diego Velazquez, and Willem de ...

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