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Mark Waller liked Bill Schmarzo's blog post 5 Steps to Building a Big Data Business…
10.07 / 21:26
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Kazuo Ishiguro discussed cloning and organ donation in his 2005 novel Read…
10.07 / 16:23
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Saad Hamdan shared Emmanuelle Rieuf's blog post on FacebookAn Introduction to Key Data Science Concepts-…
10.07 / 15:20
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Welcome to this week’s Research Roundup. These posts aim to inform our readers about the many stories that relate to animal research each week. Do you have an animal research story we should include in next week’s Research Roundup? You … Continue reading …
10.07 / 13:51
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Bridget Ansel: Weekend Reading: “occupational segregation” edition: “Even as income inequality spiraled over the past fifty years, America’s child-poverty rate was cut in half… Equitable Growth: Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day [……
10.07 / 13:09
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Should-Read: Joan Williams: Equitable Growth in Conversation: “Elites have what are called entrepreneurial networks—wide circles of acquaintances that are often national, or even global… http://equitablegrowth.org/in-conversation/equitable-growth-in-conversation-joan-williams/ …Working-class and poor people typically […
10.07 / 13:09
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Should-Read: Randall Morck and Bernard Yeung: East Asian Financial and Economic Development: “Japan, an isolated, backward country in the 1860s, industrialized rapidly to become a major industrial power by the…
10.07 / 13:09
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Should-Read: Annette Alstadsæter, Niels Johannesen, and Gabriel Zucman: : “The equivalent of 10% of [annual] world GDP is held in tax havens globally… …but this average masks a great deal …
10.07 / 13:09
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NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone and could have liquid…
10.07 / 10:34
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The chairman and CEO of Vail Resorts will direct proceeds from the sale of stock options as well as stock to the…
The partnership will facilitate collaborations between the organizations' local chapters, with the goal of expanding access to safe and affordable housing…
News and staff announcements from community foundations in Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, and…
Awarded through the foundation's Molly Blank Fund, the gift will establish an endowment in support of rural health programming at its College of Pharmacy in…
Skeptical Science Skeptical Science - Promoting Science and Critical Thinking If you want to know about this year’s winner, just jump around my preamble by scrolling down. “Peace” is perhaps the joker in the Nobel pack because this is the award that has often resulted in what can be best described as WTF moments. The other awards are worthy of attention because they spotlight work […] 2017 Nobel Prize –…
10.07 / 08:11
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by Annick Sawala, Alex P. Gould Sexual dimorphisms in body size are widespread throughout the animal kingdom but their underlying mechanisms are not well characterized. Most models for how sex chromosome genes specify size dimorphism have emphasized the importance of gonadal hormones and cell-autonomous influences in mammals versus strictly cell-autonomous mechanisms in Drosophila melanogaster. Here, we use tissue-specific genetics to investigate how sexual size dimorphism (SSD) is…
10.07 / 05:19
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by B. Ian Hutchins, Travis A. Hoppe, Rebecca A. Meseroll, James M. Anderson, George M.…
10.07 / 05:19
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by A. Cecile J. W. Janssens, Michael Goodman, Kimberly R. Powell, Marta…
10.07 / 05:19
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Hundreds of students and colleagues gathered on Oct. 5 to congratulate Joachim Frank on winning the 2017 Nobel Prize in…
10.07 / 05:19
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With the use of personalized clinical trials, Karina Davidson hopes to upend the way new drugs are tested and revolutionize the practice of…
10.07 / 05:19
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