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Taco Cannon Coming to University of Nebraska-Omaha Hockey Games Next Season (Video)

We’ve still got a while to go before the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announces the 2015 Nobel Prize winners. But at this point, the folks at Voodoo Taco and the University of Nebraska-Omaha hockey program have got to be considered the frontrunners to take the prize in physics, what with the introduction of the […]

Report on the State of Humanities Is Cautiously Optimistic

3 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

Amid much handwringing about the future of books and arts, the Academy of American Arts and Sciences released on Monday its annual report on the state of the humanities.

Pain in the brain: the overlap between physical, social and empathy for pain

6 days agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

[ 9 June 2015 at 5:30 pm; ] Come and join us at the Academy of Science for our public lecture series, Science stars of tomorrow. This month: Pain in the brain: the overlap between physical, social and empathy for pain. "Only time can heal your broken heart, just as only time can heal his broken arms and legs." - Miss Piggy When we think about [...]

Five Leading Epilepsy Studies to be Presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 2015 Annual Meeting

New trends and cutting-edge research in epilepsy will be highlighted in an Invited Science Session on April 23 from 1:00 - 2:45 p.m. at the American Academy of Neurology's 2015 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. The Invited Science Session...Show More Summary

American Academy of Neurology Launches New Medical Journal Neurology: Genetics

The American Academy of Neurology today launched a new online medical journal, titled Neurology(r) Genetics, to provide neurologists and scientists interested in applying findings from basic science with peer-reviewed articles, editorials and reviews to enhance patient care, education, and clinical research.

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and POP Announce Presenters for the 42nd Annual 'Daytime Emmy Awards' Including Shemar Moore & Craig Ferguson

- Some of the biggest and brightest stars of daytime television are scheduled to present at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards airing live on Pop on Sunday April 26 at 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT.

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Bloomberg: The Major Paradox at the Heart of the Chinese Economy. “China’s economy is in a very critical period of restructuring,” said Zhang Bin, a senior fellow at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing. And there will be economic pain as the government pushes through overdue structural reforms. Show More Summary

Want to Survive a Tsunami? Walk Faster

Walking to higher ground at a quick pace could be the key to survival for thousands of Americans if a large tsunami were to hit the Pacific Northwest, a new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds. The study focused on the high-risk communities within...

The Insect Ecology of an Abandoned Prison

last weekHumor / odd : Neatorama

It’s an art installation that is a science museum within a historical museum. Greg Cowper is a curatorial assistant in the department of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. He also has a cell at Eastern State Penitentiary, which was abandoned for decades and then opened to the public as a historical site. Show More Summary

Molecular Signature for Outcomes of Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Compared to other types of breast cancer, triple negative breast cancers are often more aggressive and have fewer treatment options. In a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), researchers...Show More Summary

Diallo, Diarra Add Seton Hall, VCU, St. John’s, Dayton Offers

last weekBasketball / NCAA : ZagsBlog

The Putnam (Conn.) Science Academy duo of Hamidou Diallo and Mamadou Diarra are adding offers at a fast and furious pace. Seton Hall and VCU both offered the 6-4 Diallo (pictured), a 2017 shooting guard ranked No. 38 in that class by Rivals. He previously held offers from St. John’s, Providence, UConn and Minnesota, among others. “Hamidou has […]

LACMA sees the big picture as Academy Museum moves in next door

In 2012, when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that it had finally found a home for its long-discussed Academy Museum, just steps from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA Director Michael Govan began to hear from concerned colleagues.

Possible Merge of ISIL, al-Qaeda, Taliban Poses Threat to Russia

Alexei Arbatov, the head of the Center for International Security of the Russian Academy of Sciences, said that there is a risk that militants from the ISIL, al-Qaeda and Taliban could all merge together in Afghanistan and that would pose a serious threat to Russia's security.

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Oscars® Dates Set Through 2018!

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has set dates for The Academy Awards for the next three years: The Academy Awards® will air live on ABC on Oscar Sunday, February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018, respectively. Also released today were the key dates for the 88th Academy Awards in … Continue reading Oscars® Dates Set Through 2018! ?

Oscars: Academy Announces Show Dates For Next Three Years

Mark those calendars — unless you haven’t bought them yet. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC just announced the dates for the 88th, 89th and 90th Academy Awards. The Oscars will air live on ABC on February 28, 2016, February 26, 2017, and March 4, 2018…

Google’s Art Project now includes 3D viewing of over 200 artifacts worldwide

Google’s Art Project announced today that it has made 3D imagery of over 200 international artifacts available online. Google has teamed up with six global pilot partners to launch the feature – California Academy of Sciences, Israel...Show More Summary

2015 Webby Awards Nominees Revealed, Include Michelle Phan, Tyler Oakley

2 weeks agoWeb / Web Videos : Tubefilter

The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences is one step closer to presenting the 19th annual Webby Awards. The organization has announced the nominees for the 2015 Awards show, including some of today’s top digital video celebrities like Michelle Phan and Tyler Oakley. This year’s Webby Awards received over 13,000 entries from all U.S. Show More Summary

Angelina Jolie’s story is one of true courage and grit

I have always been one of Angelina Jolie’s biggest fans.  The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences saw fit to reward her 1999 performance in Girl Interrupted with an Oscar, but I wasn’t well and truly smitten until the second Lara Croft Tombraider movie was released in 2003.  In that film, Jolie, who performs […]

Pitchfork and the Dissolve Nominated for Webby Awards

We're honored to announce that Pitchfork has been nominated for a Webby Award. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, which presents the awards, has nominated our site in the category of Websites: Music. Our Cover Story...Show More Summary

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