By Liam Denning (Bloomberg Gadfly) — Big Oil just doesn’t seem to be as enamored with the ‘big’ thing as it once was. Another major project, Alaska LNG, has bitten the dust: The Wall Street Journal reported over the weekend that Exxon Mobil wants to sell its stake to the state government. Show More Summary
David Drummond, who joined Uber’s board of directors in August 2013, stepped down several weeks ago, according to The Wall Street Journal. At first blush: no surprise whatsoever. Earlier this month, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said the company’s first fleet of self-driving cars would begin running in Pittsburgh soon (as soon as this month, even!). Show More Summary
ROCHESTER, Minn. - The glucocentric focus on lowering blood sugar in Type 2 diabetes may have short-circuited development of new diabetes therapies, according to a new paper published by Mayo Clinic researchers in the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. read more
The Fed’s own uncertainty about the economy’s underpinnings is more than a decade in the making and traces back to three key developments that have thrown officials for a loop. A Wall Street Journal series examining the causes and consequences...Show More Summary
Because Rudy Giuliani is mad about something again, check out today's end-of-day links: pizza motivation, stunt journalism, human evolution and exercise, inside Bob Ross, Sean Parker's Greenwich Village mansion, RIP CMJ, and rescue dogs gets dressed up. Show More Summary
After more than twenty years as a financial journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and authoring three books for adults, Karen Blumenthal turned to writing biographies and retellings of pivotal events in American history for young people. Her titles include Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929 (2002); Let Me Play: The […]
Putting a fledgling band under the microscope by examining every moment of its earliest work generally falls under the same bit of wisdom often applied to brain surgery, sausage-making and journalism: important activities in the grand scheme of things, but not processes you typically want to zero...
In one tweet about sexual abuse, Weiner and Bannon, one of the paper's lead reporters illustrated the worst kind of journalism—false equivalence wrapped in a false narrative. For political reporters at The New York Times, it seems that...Show More Summary
An unnatural balance of nutrients threatens biodiversity in a survival of the fittest scenario, according to the results of a world-first global experiment published in the prestigious Nature journal. Professor Jennifer Firn, from QUT's...Show More Summary
OMICS International is a large open access (OA) academic publishing group. Founded in 2007, OMICS has since grown rapidly and now boasts of having over 700 journals with over 50,000 editorial board members. However, the rise of OMICS...Show More Summary
People are often excluded from social groups. As researchers from the University of Basel in Switzerland report in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, whether uninvolved observers find this acceptable or not may depend on the facial appearances of those excluded. The exclusion of cold and incompetent looking people is more likely to be accepted. read more
I co-authored this piece with Stephen Beban, a research intern working at FairVote this summer. FairVote appreciates the data-driven journalism of Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight. We read with interest Eitan Hersh's June 21st article,Show More Summary
I've been jotting down notes this summer in a tiny, orange journal with the phrase LIVE INSPIRED on the front. In reading these words again and again, I've noticed that some days offer undeniable inspiration and delight--like the joy...Show More Summary
Two faculty from the University of Louisville have been named editors-in-chief of the 'International Journal of Transplantation Research and Medicine' and the 'Journal of Medical Regulation'
CHICAGO, August 25, 2016 - New research published by the journal Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring confirms the connection between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and cognitive impairment - in this case, among those who helped with search, rescue and cleanup efforts following the 2001 World Trade Center (WTC) attacks. read more
by Stranger Staff We’re looking for a hardworking intern to help The Stranger’s editorial team this fall. You must be a current journalism student or recent graduate with excellent research, news judgment, and writing skills. You should...Show More Summary
Because John Oliver made up his own superhero, check out today's mid-day links: reindeer lightning death, parents upset about tiny todgers, false equivalency journalism, 'Westworld' trailer, Dante gets haircut, Taylor Swift gets jury duty, and baby animal fights. Show More Summary
by Stranger Staff We’re looking for an intern to help wrangle Savage Love and the Savage Lovecast this fall. You must be a current journalism student or recent graduate who is extremely organized, self-motivated, and professional. You must be comfortable with content that would normally be NSFW. Show More Summary
This Great Graphic comes from the Wall Street Journal. It shows what is happening to the pay of the least compensated in the US. Their pay is going up at a pace that is exceeding the averages and inflation.
Bozeman, MT. (August 29th, 2016) – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading backpack company recently sat down with Adam Janke, Editor in Chief at The Journal of Mountain Hunting and Host of their “Beyond the Kill” Podcast. Beyond the Kill. Show More Summary