A recent paper released by the University of Leicester explored the role social media plays in our classrooms. The headline from the report was that very few teachers were what they called ‘social media enthusiasts’.
Dark matter is hypothesized to account for the large amounts of "missing" invisible matter in the universe where visible objects such as stars, gas, and dust are insufficient to explain the total gravitational effects observed. Despite...Show More Summary
The Loyola University Chicago Department of Campus Safety is asking for help locating 20-year-old student Chan Williams, who went missing last Friday, according to the Campus Safety website.
“Time is the great leveller. Winning and losing, gain and loss are relative concepts that miss noticing the grand picture that is the universal process of building new possibilities through mitosis.” In the end, it does not matter who wins, loses or draws: The balance of nature will always win. The greater part of our… Read More
Few crimes are as haunting and terrifying as the kidnapping of a young child. Anyone who has lost track of a charge, however briefly, knows the heart-pounding dread that comes with a child being missing, and this universality is likely why so many crime dramas begin with some form of child endangerment. Show More Summary
Add one more reason for Greg to have missed that stop sign: He was likely addicted to texting while driving, per a study commissioned by AT&T. Edmunds reports the study, conducted by Dr. David Greenfield of the University of Connecticut...Show More Summary
Welcome to Monday’s The Crap We Missed where I boldly make a claim that will send shock waves through the universe which is populated by the fourteen or so regular people who click through and comment on every one of these pics. But before we get to that, can I start you guys off with Read More...
A tour of the Grove in Oxford, Miss., which comes alive each football weekend with one of the most elaborate pregame gatherings in the country.
Dear Mark, Sorry I missed you in China. I was officiating my business partner's wedding in ZhengZhou. I hope you enjoyed your trip. By the sounds of it, the Chinese students at Tsinghua University certainly did! My friend Sam Hamadeh,...Show More Summary
You've probably had professors that got on your case for missing class, but they don't hold a candle to what Harvard University's faculty tried this past spring. The institution conducted an experiment that used surveillance cameras to track...
A team in China led by researchers from the University of California, Davis have discovered the first fossil of an amphibious ichthyosaur. Ichthyosaurs were dolphin-like marine reptiles that thrived for around 150 million years during the Age of the Dinosaurs.
Blizzard Announces Overwatch In case you missed it, Blizzard announced a brand new game in a brand new universe. Overwatch Didn’t Impress Me. At First Overwatch Impressions From The US. Overwatch: Australian Hands-On Here are some of...Show More Summary
"THE REMAINS FOUND ARE TOO BADLY BURNED TO MAKE A POSITIVE IDENTIFICATION" - CNN News ReporterRemains Found Are Possibly From The 43 Missing Students Remember Back In 2010 In Which The Republican Governor Of Arizona Was AggressivelyShow More Summary
Fordham University's Jon Severe has been suspended for one week due to a violation of team rules, the school announced on Saturday. Severe will miss Friday's opener against the New York Institute of Technology and will rejoin the team next Saturday. The sophomore guard averaged 17.3 points per game as a freshman. Show More Summary
Shares of organic light-emitting diode technology vendor Universal Display (OLED) are down $2.20, or 8.4%, at $25.13, after the company yesterday afternoon missed Q3 revenue expectations and cut its outlook for the year. Universal said it saw “softer” industry dynamics in Q3 as some OLED sales into mobile devices, such as high-end smartphones, failed to materialize. However, [...]
Roundtable on Jessica Silbey’s The Eureka Myth: Creators, Innovators, and Everyday Intellectual Property University of Notre Dame Law School [I was very sorry that I arrived late due to a missed connection the previous night] SecondShow More Summary
Shares of organic light-emitting diode maker Universal Display (OLED) are down $2.83, or over 10%, at $24.50, after the company this evening missed Q3 expectations for revenue and profit, and slashed its outlook for revenue for the year, citing a fall-off in sales of some mobile products: Revenue in the three months ended in September rose [...]
The University of Mississippi banned the school's mascot, Colonel Reb, in 2003. A new ballot initiative seeking to restore the state's Confederate history would bring him back. The post Mississippi Ballot Initiative Aims To Bring Back Ole Miss’ Confederate Mascot appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. If you’ve been looking forward to the prospect of travelling to York University via the subway in 2016, you may be out of luck: bad weather and issues with contractors are among various factors that have conspired […]
Guest Post by Werner Brozek and Just The Facts: To begin, we would like to sincerely thank Tim Osborn of the University of East Anglia (UEA), Climatic Research Unit (CRU) for his responses (1, 2) to this recent WUWT article. Unfortunately, by the time the dialogue got going, many readers had already moved on. Tim’s responses did…