MILFORD, Conn. (Reuters) - The social security numbers and credit card details of up to 6,000 University of Connecticut students, faculty and others may have been stolen by cyberhackers from China, the university said on Friday. Officials...Show More Summary
Four geoscience faculty members from University of Arizona have been elected Fellows of the American Geophysical Union. George E. Gehrels, Jonathan T. Overpeck, Jay Quade, and Peter A. Troch, will all be inducted at the AGU Fall Meeting...Show More Summary
A "very aggressive" turkey has apparently been terrorizing people on the University of Michigan's North Campus. "Do not try to approach the turkey," deputy police chief Melissa Overton said. Read the rest
The University of Maryland Robotics Center's new Robo Raven III V4 soars on larger flapping wings that "have flexible solar cells giving the vehicle an extra 10 Watts of power. This allows this robotic bird to fly longer and recharge outdoors." (more…)
Two days after charging University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing with murder, a grand jury has declined to charge two cops who helped him cover his tracks. The post No Charges For Two Officers Who Backed False Version Of University Of Cincinnati Shooting appeared first on ThinkProgress.
“Damn,””hell” and “b#%h” are the most popular swear words in the South. “Douche,” not so much. This, according to a new survey from Jack Grieve, a lecturer in forensic linguistics at the United Kingdom’s Aston University. He has created a detailed set of maps of the US showing strong regional patterns of swearing preferences. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Living in the Los Angeles area, it's not uncommon to run into and get to know people who work in the entertainment industry, including themed attractions. So it was through my child's school that I met Steve Tatham,Show More Summary
In typical Judd Apatow fashion, Trainwreck runs a bit long, thanks in part to its lengthy improvised riffs. But even at 125 minutes, Trainwreck had to leave a few bits of comedy gold on the cutting room floor. So Universal has released some of the best unused lines in a hilarious Trainwreck outtakes video. Watch it after the jump. Show More Summary
Her Universe at Hot Topic has announced they're adding Spirited Away designs to their Studio Ghibli collection, with also includes My Neighbor Totoro and Kiki's Delivery Service. The new tops feature No-Face, Haku, and Chihiro.
We already know LeBron James was the best part of Trainwreck. But even in these improvised outtakes, uploaded by Universal on Friday, James continues to steal the show. Amy Schumer has a few great ad libs of her own (especially whenShow More Summary
Hilary Clinton speaks at Florida International University in Miami, were she will call Congress to lift the embargo on Cuba
University of Cincinnati Police officer Ray Tensing shot and killed an unarmed black man Samuel DuBose. At the time of this writing, prosecutor Joe Deters indicted him on murder charges and his bond has been set at one million dollars. Show More Summary
From the UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI ROSENSTIEL SCHOOL OF MARINE & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE Study offers new insights on hurricane intensity, pollution transport Researchers study currents that fuel hurricanes and transport pollutants to coastal beaches MIAMI – As tropical storm Isaac was gaining momentum toward the Mississippi River in August 2012, University of Miami (UM) researchers were…
In a piece reflecting on June’s PLOS Genetics issue image, authors Simon Kelly and Simona Radutoiu discuss the science behind their image. Authors: Simon Kelly and Simona Radutoiu, Aarhus University, and Carbohydrate Recognition and Signalling Centre in Denmark. Competing … Continue reading »
College students are under so much pressure to appear perfect that different schools have developed their own names for the phenomenon. At the University of Pennsylvania, it’s known as Penn Face, as in the face you put on when you want your friends and classmates to think you have your... More »
Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770, a renowned social club for students, bestowed its "Man of the Year" award to comedian Bill Cosby in 1969. According to a Los Angeles Times/UPI Wire published on March 5, 1969, recently...Show More Summary
Seriously? This is what sorority houses look like? AL.com published 29 photos of the University of Alabama Kappa Delta, which looks like a cross between a governor's mansion and an airport, both in terms of size and aesthetic. Is...
The two officers who allegedly lied to corroborate former University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing's false account of events leading to Samuel DuBose's July 19 death will not face charges, a grand jury decided Friday. The decision...Show More Summary
All Photos by Mike Schwartz via Designmilk Perched directly on Lake Michigan, Northwestern University's newest facility is sheathed in concrete but detailed with the school's signature shade of purple. Its designers—Woodhouse Tinucci Architects—describe the facility as "garage-like," and if...
From psychopokemonlover: My cat always looks as if he wants to kill somebody (or destroy the universe), so I made a Dalek hat for him and now he can be Cat-Dalek! [Source: psychopokemonlover on Tumblr | Via GU] The post Cats in a Nutshell (Genocidal Alien Monsters) appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.