While Mountain View's Field Trip app may find attractions off the beaten path, footing the bill for excursions has been up to users. Now, however, the Niantic Labs-made application is handing out freebies for an unspecified limited time, allowing those who wield it to waltz into 13 museums for free. Show More Summary
INET and the Center for International Governance Innovation are seeking grant applications for research grants on new thinking on economic issues.
With one day left for the public to vote, two of 24 landmarks vying for a historic preservation grant are well ahead of the rest of the field. [ more › ]
The Russian government bypassed a state tender to grant Gazprom on Friday the right to explore four gas fields in the northern Barents Sea.
The new development of Tate Modern has been awarded £5 million from the Wolfson Foundation, a charity which gives grants to excellence in the fields of the arts and the humanities, science, medicine and disability, it was announced today (12 April 2013). Show More Summary
Wrigleyville's alderman said today the Cubs are considering the possibility of building a parking garage north of the ballpark to help address the parking woes residents worry will worsen if the city grants more night games and concerts at the iconic stadium.
The singer-songwriter genre is a tricky field to break into. Granted, it is the most primitive form of writing and indeed performing, but the vast history of esteemed icons swathed in the law-like abiding love of many a music enthusiast...Show More Summary
By Grant Zeng: Tekmira (TKMR) (TKM-TO) is a development stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the research and development of novel RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics by utilizing its leading lipid nanoparticle (LNP) delivery technology. Show More Summary
The winner of last week’s giveaway was: Grant Haynes from Los Angeles. Grant will be receiving a Field Scout Storm Trooper Jacket. Congratulations, Grant! Enjoy that jacket. My Picks This Week Lots of great stuff in the Huckberry Store this week! My favorites include the handsome waxed canvas rucksack from Archival Clothing, Southern-inspired art prints [...]Show More Summary
You might think that typography is a simple field, but Robert Bringhurst, the author of The Elements of Typographical Style, would disagree. Grant Snider of Incidental Comics has just read that book. He's summarized it with helpful elephants. Link
Imagine this: A mother hands her 14 year old daughter a signed permission slip for next week’s field trip as she drops her off at school. That afternoon, she is called to grant permission for her child to be given ibuprofen and, then later, to come in to sign her out of school because of [...]
Here’s one of our favorite Hot Guys of the Day, David Beckham. Granted, David’s looking his best shirtless on the soccer field, but since it’s winter in London, we have to put up with the coat and hat. Heck, we’ll … Continue reading...
That combination dairy science/dance degree didn't actually help you when interviewing in either field. Grant Snider of Incidental Comics notes some other poor choices. Link
Planning law isn’t something that usually excites a lot of people, but hidden away in the Planning Bill, published on Monday 14th January is something that should arouse even the most flaccid of neo-liberals. Taken for granted by most of us, the planning system should act on behalf of all of us to ensure that [...]
Andrew Grant's name may not be known to everyone, but he was a well-known computational chemist who made some very original contributions to the field. For most of his career he worked at AstraZeneca. A few days ago he tragically passed away from a massive heart attack while still in excellent health and in his 40s. Show More Summary
At the cornerback position for Ohio State, Bradley Roby gets all the accolades, and rightfully so. However, on the other side of the field the Buckeyes have a player poised to break out and have a huge 2013 season: Doran Grant. EverShow More Summary
The 2012 NFL season brought young, inexperienced passers who proved that they belonged on a professional football field. Matt Ryan had hoped the 2012 postseason would grant him a similar opportunity. Ryan hadn't won in his first three tries. Show More Summary
Fans of AJ McCarron's girlfriend, Katherine Webb, had their wishes granted, because the biggest star in BCS history to never even get on the field will now be featured in the upcoming Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Yes, the newsShow More Summary
Everything is bigger in Texas, right? We heard that a lot when Jerry World opening in Dallas, and the biggest Jumbotron imaginable hung over the field. Now Houston’s going to top Dallas. The necessary approval’s been granted for an update of the video boards in Reliant Stadium. Show More Summary
Make sure that you actually collect data when you do field research: A professor from N.C. State University used grant funds to go on family vacations at top-dollar beach resorts, according to a report by the Office of the State Auditor. The report accuses Stacy Nelson, an associate professor in...