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  1. Magna Carta: Still relevant 800 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | CNN

    ... The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. 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 The ...

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  2. Paying the People SmugglersRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... crime, international money transfers and worried states criminalising cross-border people movement" ( The Conversation , Jul 3, 2013). The rhetorical tactic of Australian governments has been to denigrate both smuggler and the smuggled. It is the ...

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  3. Beyond Dinosaurs, What Would We Need to Create a Jurassic World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | LiveScience

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

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  4. Australia prepares tax penalty attack on environmental advocacy groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Ecologist

    ... groups. As well as moves to curtail green groups' political activities, reported previously on The Conversation by Peter Burdon, this effort also includes Added to this list is the potential prosecution by the Victorian government of a green group ...

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  5. Big idea: the push to grant greater rights to chimpanzeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... animals. In many ways they seem to represent the human condition in its most elemental state," he wrote on The Conversation , on Saturday .

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  6. US House of Representatives Passes Controversial Art Protection BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Hyperallergic

    ... feared the law would make it easy for museums to exhibit stolen and looted art and antiquities. Writing on The Conversation , Tess Davis argued that the acts's 2014 iteration would allow museums to block legal claims to artwork on loan from abroad, ...

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  7. The Real Science On Wind Farm Impact: Noise, Infrasound And HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at UNSW Australia. This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article . Top image: Danielle Martineau/Flickr The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, ...

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  8. How Cybercriminals Get Your MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... of proto-hacker film, director Francis Ford Coppola tapped into surveillance and technology concerns with The Conversation in 1974. Gene Hackman plays a San Francisco investigator who spies on others and -- not coincidentally -- is paranoid about ...

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  9. Australia's Prime Minister Is No Fan of 'Ugly, Noisy' Wind FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Global Voices Online

    ... looking into wind farms as a renewable source of energy. Gaetan Burgio recommended a piece published at The Conversation , which studies the science of wind farms. David Leyonhjelm swears at satirical protest group outside windfarm inquiry ...

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  10. Drunken monkeys? Only humans really don't know when they've had enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | CNN

    ... The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. 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 The ...

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  11. Scientists did an autopsy of a a T. rexa on TV and it was awesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... esteemed scientists who clearly just think this is a total hoot - gave an account of his experience on The Conversation : We took the utmost care to make sure our tyrannosaur was completely in line with what we know from fossils. Everything we ...

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  12. Defence Export Control Office to monitor academic material with military potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the technologies covered by DSGL? Monash University mathematics lecturer Daniel Mathews recently argued in The Conversation that DSGL definitions are loose enough to make teaching division a potential crime. The list also includes very weak ...

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  13. Has the piano fallen out of step with contemporary music-making?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... written by Charles Wiffen, Dean of Music and Performing Arts at Bath Spa University, for a Web site called The Conversation . The most important feature of Barenboim's design is that none of the strings cross each other; and Wiffen is the only ...

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  14. Flibanserin: Helping Female Sexual Disorders Or Just A New Identity For An Old Antidepressant?Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society at La Trobe 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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  15. Ubble quiz: Is death closer than you think?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | KETV-TV

    ... woman. So your Ubble age would be 56," co-founder of the quiz, Erik Ingelsson, said in an article on The Conversation. Designed by Swedish researchers Andrea Ganna and Ingelsson, the quiz is based on a UK Biobank study of 500,000 people and ...

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  16. Increased Typhoon Intensity Linked To Ocean WarmingRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... Institution of Oceanography at University of California, San Diego This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article .

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  17. Insight into balloon's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    An Australian scientist has provided more insight into the last moments of Nasa's super pressure balloon, launched in Wanaka on March 27 and brought down on a cattle station in a remote part of west Queensland on April 28. Writing on The Conversation website, associate professor in astrophysics at the University of New South Wales Ravi Sood said the 2.268-tonne balloon was carrying a payload of 1.588 tonnes in the harsh environment of the stratosphere. ''The tensions in the balloon envelope resulting from the enormous weight that it is carrying can result in deformations and leaks, which is what happened to the latest Nasa balloon.'

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  18. Predictions Of Solar Storms Have Not Been Very Accurate - Until NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... a planet's natural magnetic shields. That is a key challenge for my field in the coming months and years. The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, funded by the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public. ...

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  19. USWNT, Rise: DC United & Sundry Soccer Links for 5 June 2015Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... FIFA scandal is a retread of the Cold War in the 1970s. FIFA, Blatter and Africa: a special relationship - The Conversation : Here is a fascinating piece on the relationship between Blatter and Africa.

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  20. Four ways to extend battery lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... and me on the topics of comparatively testing commercial Li-ion cells and predicting Li-ion battery ageing. The Conversation

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