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First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

GALILEO GALILEI-Laid the foundation for modern physics and astronomy

Italian scientist and scholar Galileo made pioneering observations that laid the foundation for modern physics and astronomy.Galileo GalileiBorn on February 15, 1564, in Pisa, Italy, Galileo Galilei was a mathematics professor who made pioneering observations ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Summer Programs for College Admission

In the 1990s, while the rest of society was busy squirting each other with Super Soakers, listening to the Gin Blossoms, and carving Nike swooshes into their hair, colleges apparently realized for the first time their campuses were deserted during the ... [Published Cerritos-Artesia Patch - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Population bomb ticks on, a shocking hangover cure

From Bob ButlerMartin J. Greenwood's tale of the mussel-choked inlet at a gas plant , reminded me of working at Carmarthen Bay Power Station in the late 1950s, where one of my jobs was monitoring chlorine levels in the turbine cooling systems. The coolant ... [Published New Scientist - Apr 02 2014]
Entities: Coal, Bomb, Carbon Dioxide
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

The origin of twins

09:20, GeneticsKinds of Twins. Credit: babymed.com(Medical Xpress)—The egregious presumption of universal fact has a long history in science. The ever popular Giordano Bruno was burned at the stake in the year 1600 for crimes against the state; namely, ... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Cosmos F*$&ing Loves Science [Uncertain Principles]

The fourth episode of the Cosmos reboot aired last night, and as I said on Twitter it was a beautiful demonstration of why I’m finding this show intensely frustrating. There were flashes of brilliance, but also quite a few bits that left me shaking my ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Hipbone’s Games, Emlyn’s critique

[ by Charles and Emlyn Cameron -- my thousandth ZP post, and his first -- in which my son schools me in making my games more responsive to the requirements of decision-support ] . Alexander Calder, "Yellow Sail", 1950, Weatherspoon Art Museum, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Neurone: meet the world's first sentient chameleon artwork

The world's first work of art that can respond to your presence – post all quibbles below if you invented something similar five years ago – is being unveiled tonight at the new Furnace Park in Sheffield.Neurone, designed by Nate Adams, a research scientist ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

Vid: Kim Jong Il Unmasked - Michael Malice's Unauthorized Autobiography of North Korea's Supreme Leader

Kim Jong Il, who was the supreme leader of North Korea until hisdeath in 2011, was a leading authority on gymnastics, cinema,literature, war, cooking, and the arts. He wrote 1,400 works whenhe was in college, including a senior thesis that was anachievement ... [Published REASON Online - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Zane: Finding fellowship as flecks on the specks in the cosmos

Let’s put aside our usual squabbles over policy and power, facts and emotion to note a truly epic discovery achieved last week. It could revolutionize how we understand reality itself but, even more interestingly, probably won’t change a thing.Using telescopes ... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Why Algorithms Always End Up Beating Humans

The world is certainly not short of pundits claiming to have a grasp on where the economy is heading or what the future holds for Ukraine. But history reminds us how poor humans are at making predictions in complex situations. Could a fully automated ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Copernican International Premium Dividend Fund: Distribution, March 2014 Marketwired

- Copernican International Premium Dividend Fund (the "Fund") (TSX:CPM.UN) today announced that a quarterly cash distribution in the amount of $0.05 per unit of the Fund will be paid on April 15, 2014 to unitholders of record as of March 31, 2014.A unitholder ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Jan 23 2014 - Updated Jan 23 2014 - 2 reports

Copernican World Financial to terminate March 5

.Units of the trust will be delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange at the close of business on Feb. 27, 2014. The final payment date will be on or about March 7, 2014. On the final payment date, unitholders of record on the termination date will receive ... [Published Stockwatch - Jan 23 2014]

Quotes

But then the old saying that "God helps those who help themselves" pops into my head. And President Kennedy's variant thereof: "Here on Earth, God's work must truly be our own." If instead of gazing outward, we turn our attention inward, we discover that the universe does indeed have a heart--in fact, it has lots of them...
However, even as Dr. Korisettar remarks, "Conserve the habitats, the rest will take care of itself" , the quality of the mammals' survival these days is deteriorating...
Wang Feng argues that China's one-child policy "will go down in history as a textbook example of bad science combined with bad politics" . It may be an example of dictatorial tyranny, but it wasn't an example of bad science
“Yes, it is very real,” he said via email. “The ` "negative’ control came up positive! If we did not set up a negative control we would have missed it.”"

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Religion in a Dignitarian World [Published Daily Kos - 13 hours ago]
Religion in a Dignitarian World [Published The Moderate Voice - 14 hours ago]
GALILEO GALILEI-Laid the foundation for modern ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Apr 13 2014]
The Four Industrial Revolutions [Published Resilience - Apr 10 2014]
Summer Programs for College Admission [Published Cerritos-Artesia Patch - Apr 10 2014]
Better to have been a mammal in India [Published The Hindu - Apr 09 2014]
Population bomb ticks on, a shocking hangover cure [Published New Scientist - Apr 02 2014]
Scientist Said He May Have Made STAP Cells--Jus... [Published Bioscience Technology Online - Apr 02 2014]
Scientist Said He Made "Acid Bath" Stem Cells--... [Published Bioscience Technology Online - Apr 02 2014]
The origin of twins [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 02 2014]
Cosmos F*$&ing Loves Science [Uncertain Princip... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Mar 31 2014]
Hipbone’s Games, Emlyn’s critique [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Mar 30 2014]
Kim Jong Il Unmasked: Michael Malice's Unauthor... [Published Hit & Run - Mar 30 2014]
Neurone: meet the world's first sentient chamel... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 28 2014]
Vid: Kim Jong Il Unmasked - Michael Malice's Un... [Published REASON Online - Mar 28 2014]
Vid: Kim Jong Il Unmasked - Michael Malice's Un... [Published Hit & Run - Mar 28 2014]
Kim Jong Il Unmasked: Michael Malice's Unauthor... [Published REASON Online - Mar 28 2014]
Evan Hazard/Northland Stargazing: Spring stars,... [Published Bemidji Pioneer - Mar 28 2014]
Zane: Finding fellowship as flecks on the speck... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Mar 25 2014]
Why Algorithms Always End Up Beating Humans [Published Lifehacker Australia - Mar 24 2014]
TSX listed corporate dividends and distribution... [Published Brandon Sun - Mar 21 2014]
What Kardashev Really Said [Published Centauri Dreams - Mar 21 2014]
Copernican International Premium Dividend Fund:... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 19 2014]
Copernican International Premium Dividend Fund:... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Mar 19 2014]
Hurwitz: Are climate change skeptics flat-Earth... [Published MetroWest Daily News - Mar 18 2014]
Controlling for contamination in re-sequencing ... [Published Bio Techniques - Mar 18 2014]
The stuff we learn after a plane goes missing [Published The Hindu - Mar 16 2014]
Read about it here [Published Longwoods - Mar 15 2014]
Breaking the despotic power of finance [Published Ecologist - Mar 14 2014]
Defending Giordano Bruno: A Response from the C... [Published Discover Magazine - Mar 13 2014]
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Religion in a Dignitarian World [Published The Moderate Voice - 14 hours ago]
This is the seventeenth part of the serialization of All Rise: Somebodies, Nobodies, and the Politics of Dignity ( Berrett-Koehler , 2006). The ideas in this book are further developed in my recent novel The Rowan Tree . CHAPTER 11: RELIGION IN ...
Cosmos F*$&ing Loves Science [Uncertain Princip... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Mar 31 2014]
The fourth episode of the Cosmos reboot aired last night, and as I said on Twitter it was a beautiful demonstration of why I’m finding this show intensely frustrating. There were flashes of brilliance, but also quite a few bits that left me shaking my ...
Hipbone’s Games, Emlyn’s critique [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Mar 30 2014]
[ by Charles and Emlyn Cameron -- my thousandth ZP post, and his first -- in which my son schools me in making my games more responsive to the requirements of decision-support ] . Alexander Calder, "Yellow Sail", 1950, Weatherspoon Art Museum, ...
Kim Jong Il Unmasked: Michael Malice's Unauthor... [Published Hit & Run - Mar 30 2014]
"Kim Jong Il Unmasked: Michael Malice's Unauthorized Autobiography of North Korea's Supreme Leader," produced by JimEpstein. About an hour. Original release date was March 26, 2014 and original writeup is below. Kim Jong Il, who was the supreme ...
Vid: Kim Jong Il Unmasked - Michael Malice's Un... [Published Hit & Run - Mar 28 2014]
Kim Jong Il, who was the supreme leader of North Korea until his death in 2011, was a leading authority on gymnastics, cinema,literature, war, cooking, and the arts. He wrote 1,400 works whenhe was in college, including a senior thesis that was a ...
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Manulife Investments announces termination of C... [Published Financial Services - Jan 23 2014]
Manulife Investments Announces Quarterly Distri... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 17 2013]
Manulife Investments announces extension of ter... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 04 2013]
Manulife Investments announces dissolution of C... [Published Financial Services - Nov 27 2013]
Manulife Investments announces dissolution of C... [Published Financial Services - Nov 27 2013]
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