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Preppy Drug Bust High on Hype

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4 mentions13 hours ago 13 hours ago
They’re the WASPy Walter Whites of the Philadelphia elite, if you listen to the District Attorney. But a look at the government’s case reveals a very different story.

Snapshots of Life: Tracing the Fibers of Addiction

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3 mentions3 hours ago 3 hours ago
This may look like a light-hearted piece of string art, but it’s actually part of a very serious effort to understand what happens to the brain when it’s strung out on drugs. The image, one of the ...

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid >> Reid Calls For Leaders To Unite In Condemnation Of Cliven Bundy’s Dangerous Extremism

9 mentions38 minutes ago 38 minutes ago
Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today on racist comments by Cliven Bundy reported by the New York Times

Another Bad Day for Affirmative Action

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
In some parts of the country, a backlash, overwhelmingly white, is still thriving, and Tuesday was one of its best days yet.

Sailfish Use Inescapable Face- Swords to Wound, Then Kill

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5 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Meet the sailfish—a predator that combines teamwork, ninja-like stealth, record-breaking speed, chameleonic colour changes, and a weapon that looks like a sword, works like a sword, and is mounted ...

Who's Protecting Whom From Deadly Toxin? : Shots

2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Last year a scientist said he'd found a new form of botulinum toxin, and was keeping details secret to keep the recipe from terrorists. But other science and public health labs were shut out, too.

Bundy's 'Ancestral Rights' Story A Load Of Crap

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7 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
KLAS in Las Vegas debunks some of the facts surrounding Cliven Bundy's 'ancestral rights' malarkey. Court records show cattle started grazing on that land in 1954.

“Flash Gordon” Movie in the Works

4 mentions5 hours ago 5 hours ago
It was bound to happen sooner or later

Dogs (and Cats) Can Love

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8 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Neurochemical research has shown that the hormone released when people are in love is released in animals in the same intimate circumstances.

If the world’s population lived like…

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4 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Shortly after I started Per Square Mile, I produced an infographic that showed how big a city would have to be to house the world’s 7 billion people. There

“Crackpipe” tweet from parody Twitter account set off police raid

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7 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Prankster implied Peoria mayor "utilizes illegal drugs, associates with prostitutes."

Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy Makes Ridiculously Racist Comments, Says Blacks Might Have Been 'Better Off' As Slaves

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5 mentions5 hours ago 5 hours ago
Rand Paul says his remarks are "offensive."

STEM Education: Key to America’s Global Competitiveness

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4 mentions22 hours ago 22 hours ago
Guest Blog By Bart GordonOur nation has a long and proud history as a global leader in the development of technological breakthroughs and the development of revolutionary products that change and save lives around the world.In recent years, however, fewer young Americans are entering fields of science, technology,

Rand and Ron Paul ride to the rescue for Bundy in Nevada standoff with feds

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4 mentions4 hours ago 4 hours ago
Defiant Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy received some key but qualified support in his still-unresolved standoff with the Obama administration.

New Records: IRS Targeted Progressive Groups More Extensively Than Tea Party

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4 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
A series of IRS documents, provided to ThinkProgress under the Freedom of Information Act, appears to contradict the claims that only Tea Party organizations applying for tax-exempt status "received systematic scrutiny because of their political beliefs."

NIH Fairy Grants Your Wish for Unlimited A0s

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2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
In a new Notice, the NIH went beyond reversing its decision to eliminate the A2 submission to allow, in theory, unlimited A0 submissions of the same proposal (hopefully improved with each submissio...

Sherpas abandon Everest climbing season after deadly avalanche

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6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Mountain guides decide to stop climbing this year in honour of 16 colleagues killed in worst-ever accident on peak

Some thoughts on my late brother…

favicon Why Haven't They Done That Yet?
4 mentions5 hours ago 5 hours ago
My late autistic twin brother, Kyle, is on my mind today. So I wanted to share his sense of humor and the real Kyle I knew with everyone. I think the best way to do this is to share my notes from m...

Mom attacks pit bull, bites off its ear to save daughter from being mauled to death

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2 mentions17 hours ago 17 hours ago
Mike Tyson has got nothing on this heroic mom.Chelsi Camp saved her 2-year-old daughter from a ruthless pit bull attack by biting the dog's ear off.The Texas woman was dog-sitting her friend's usually friendly pit bull last month.

Results of the GitHub Investigation

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31 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Last month, a number of allegations were made against GitHub and some of its employees, including one of its co-founders, Tom Preston-Werner. We took these claims seriously and launched a full, independent, third-party investigation. The investigation found no evidence to support the claims against Tom and his wife ...

Postdocs, Defer Your Student Loans!!

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3 mentions17 hours ago 17 hours ago
It is amazing to me how many postdocs I run in to that don't realize that they may be eligible to defer their student loans with a graduate program fellowship deferment.Here's a link to the Natio...

Q&A: How a Stowaway Survived a Plane Trip in a Wheel Well

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5 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
An aerospace physiologist describes how a five-hour trip in extreme cold, at very high altitudes, affects the body.

NIH director: Budget cuts put U.S. science at risk

4 mentions20 hours ago 20 hours ago
Budget pressures now force the National Institutes of Health to reject half of worthwhile research proposals, putting scientific progress at risk and leading bright U.S. minds to consider relocating.