To support its groundbreaking work in the emergent field of "exposomics," the National Institutes of Health (NIH), through the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, awarded two grants to research teams from the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, led by Professor and Chair Robert O. Show More Summary
"Explain the principles of proper labeling, giving an outline of a suitable label for Amphelis cedrorum, Cedar Waxwing; for an army field writing desk used by General Grant during the civil war; for a fossil plant; for a mineral."
The MacArthur Foundation awarded 24 "genius grants" to leaders in a slew of fields Tuesday, including Stanford University computer scientist Christopher Re.
One of the most prestigious fellowship programs in the country, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation's grants are often termed the "genius grants," but it's also essential for progress in creative and scientific fields since it comes with a no-strings-attached stipend of $625,000 — with no strings attached on how they should use it. Show More Summary
No matter what your field, there are sources of inspiration among the winners of this year's MacArthur Genius Grant.
It is my great pleasure to interview my dear friend Dan Ramírez for my post this month. If it is possible to have friends in this business who are in the same field, who have probably competed with you for the same jobs, grants, and accolades, and still come out as friends....Dan and I are an example of how academia is supposed to work. Show More Summary
LINCOLN – Public access to hunting, fishing and trapping opportunities in Nebraska received a boost on Aug. 17 with the announcement that The post Nebraska Game and Parks Receives Grant Funding for Open Fields and Waters appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
New York Knicks rookie guard Jerian Grant did big things at Notre Dame last season, averaging 16.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 6.7 assists and 1.7 steals per game, shooting a very impressive 47.8 percent from the field. Enjoy this “DC Clips” highlight video:
Photograph by Ralph Smith A skeet field offers almost every shot you’ll encounter in a dove field. In most places, $50 will get you four boxes of shells and four rounds of skeet. Here’s how to get the most bang for your buck: 1. Use your dove gun with a Skeet or Improved Cylinder choke. Show More Summary
This time, they’re OK with it. And not just because he’s wearing a shirt. The Jets announced via their Twitter account that quarterback Geno Smith was back on the practice field Monday. Granted, Smith was wearing a red no-contact jersey, and didn’t have a helmet, but it’s a positive development for him after having his…
Having the world's best idea will do you no good unless you act on it. People who want milk shouldn't sit on a stool in the middle of a field in hopes that a cow will back up to them. - Curtis Grant
ARCA RACING PRESS RELEASE ? (MARNE, Mich. – Aug. 9, 2015) – The field chased Grant Enfinger all day Saturday at Berlin Raceway and never could quite catch him. Enfinger won the Menards Pole Award, led 198 of 200 laps and widened his point lead in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards by winning [...]
Are you ready for some football? Granted, it's only a preseason game, but Sunday night NFL junkies across America will be treated to their first taste of football when the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings take the field in Canton, Ohio, for the annual Hall of Fame game. No, it won't be pretty. Show More Summary
Lollapalooza will fill Grant Park with hundreds of thousands of people next weekend, the latest event that - like the Pitchfork Musical Festival and the Grateful Dead's farewell concerts at Soldier Field before it - puts Chicago center stage.
The committee than puts together the field of 68 teams will be granted more flexibility to set the first four and give No. 2 seeds more favorable matchups.
The Boston-based Future of Life Institute, backed by a $10 million donation from Elon Musk, recently announced its list of 37 winners of research grants in the field of artificial intelligence. Spurred by concerns from luminaries such...Show More Summary
Chelsea captain John Terry prides himself on his professionalism and dedication to his job. Granted, it wasn’t always the case, as the young Terry ran into a few off the field problems, but now in the twilight of his career, JT is leaving...Show More Summary
"Grant arrived at his operational vision through perceptual speed and a 'gift of historic imagination,' that enabled him to 'take in at a glance the whole field of war, to form a correct opinion of every suggested and possible...campaign, their logical order and sequence, their relative value, and the interdependence of one upon the other.'"
By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co has agreed to make room temporarily for rival Delta Air Lines Inc in its gates at Dallas Love Field Airport, while the carriers await a long-term resolution of their dispute in court, a Delta spokeswoman said Wednesday. Show More Summary
Wet weather has led the city to hold Thursday's Blackhawks victory rally at Soldier Field, sparing the grass at Grant Park from damage but leaving hundreds of thousands of fans on the outside for what could prove to be a tough ticket to find.