The Wall Street Journal published a piece Wednesday about the implosion of One Up Sports, a video startup that had reportedly promised investors 7 million hours of video and $100 million in ad revenue. In many ways, this is the archetypal story of a start-up going under, only with an even steeper fall than usual. Show More Summary
Instead of calling worker fatalities "accidents," could the press communicate how such incidents could be averted? A new paper published in the Journal of Agromedicine got me thinking about the topic.
Chairman Lamar Smith dismissed commentary presented during testimony on climate change because it came from the journal Science — one of the oldest and most prestigious scientific publications in existence.
This super simple 4-day spring detox from John Douillard, co-leader of Yoga Journal's Ayurveda 101 course, encourages your body to burn fat and detoxify. The post 4-Day Fat-Burning Detox for Emotional & Environmental Toxins appeared first on Yoga Journal.
It’s become popular to criticize mainstream media outfits. The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CNN, and others have all recently come under fire by Trump cabinet members. Steve Bannon, former Breitbart chairman and current White...Show More Summary
Wintrich will participate in “The New White House Correspondents” panel for Columbia Journalism RNA. Monday, April 3, 2017 will see... The post Gateway Pundit’s While House Correspondent Lucian Wintrich to Speak on Panel at Columbia University appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The Winter 2017 issue of Law Library Journal is now available online. It is published by the American Association of Law Lbraries.Featured articles include: The Law School Library or the Library at the Law School? How Lessons from Other...Show More Summary
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Reporting their results in the journal IEEE Transactions on Computational Imaging, researchers from the MIT Media Lab now describe a new technique that makes image acquisition using compressed sensing 50 times as efficient. In the case of the single-pixel camera, it could get the number of exposures down from thousands to dozens.
(University of Notre Dame) New research in the journal Environmental Science & Technology Letters shows scientists have developed a method to track perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) in the body. PFAS are potentially toxic chemicals found in stain-resistant products, nonstick cookware, fire-fighting foams and -- most recently -- fast food wrappers.
(American Academy of Neurology) The viruses hepatitis B and C may both be associated with an increased risk of Parkinson's disease, according to a study published in the March 29, 2017, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The hepatitis virus affects the liver.
Journal of Eastern MediterraneanArchaeology and Heritage Studies Forum: Artifacts Out of Context: Their Curation, Ownership, and Repatriation Introduction (Open Access for 3 Months)Ann E. Killebrew and Sandra A. SchamJournal of Eastern Mediterranean Archaeology and Heritage Studies 5 (1): 1–6
The Wall Street Journal says that globalization is dead, killed on a rising tide of financial crisis, populism, and nationalist politics. Some threads of their evidence are more convincing than others, but a quick look at global trade...Show More Summary
This year’s White House Correspondents Association’s dinner will be markedly different than those in recent history — no glass-raising president on the dais, no tuxedoed Cabinet secretaries in the hotel ballroom seats, and few imported celebrities to selfie with. The reasons: President Trump and his aides’ decisions snub the dinner; Hollywood’s antipathy towards the White […]
(University of Alabama at Birmingham) Just one month after major research findings showed dangerous PFAS present in more than one-third of fast food packaging tested, UAB and Notre Dame created a new technique to track PFASs in the body.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer hosts a discussion on immigration policy and its impact on human rights at the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.
Tom Goldman has pretty much done it all and seen it all. But the glory of today's media business is that even for someone like him, there can be a surprising coda. Goldman, formerly dean of both the Columbia and Berkeley journalism schools, as well as a member of the Pulitzer board, has been named...
Foraging abilities of the amoeboid slime mold Physarum polycephalum may be improved by "noise" in the form of intermittent light exposure, according to a study published March 29, 2017, in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Bernd Meyer from Monash University, Australia, and colleagues.
The width of a bird's visual binocular field is partially determined by the size of the blind area in front of its head, according to a study published March 29, 2017 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Luke Tyrrell and Esteban Fernández-Juricic from Purdue University, USA.
(Reuters) - Tesla Inc founder and Chief Executive Elon Musk has launched a company called Neuralink Corp through which computers could merge with human brains, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter....Show More Summary
(University of California - Irvine) In a study to be published Thursday, March 30, in the journal Nature, scientists quantify and map the shift of environmental and health burdens brought on by globalization and international trade.