(Molecular Biology and Evolution (Oxford University Press)) Evolutionarily, Herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 are considered cousins, and are thought to have evolved independently, Now, an entirely new picture is emerging. While scientists...Show More Summary
One of the biggest challenges for The Digital Press at the University of North Dakota is developing (or more properly discovering) the digital infrastructure necessary to support robust and persistent digital context to complement the traditional books. As long as books are just volumes distributed via Amazon in paper or made available as PDFs, a… Read More ?
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Leveraging core strengths in data analytics, sensors, networking and cybersecurity with cross-campus disciplines – like transportation and healthcare – that are fundamental to the...Show More Summary
IRONY - AS I PLAYED THIS VIDEO FROM THE "DETROIT FREE PRESS" OF THE UNTESTED RAPE KITS IN POLICE CUSTODY - THE "BLACK WOMEN ARE LIBERATED' COMMERCIAL FROM FORD MOTOR COMPANY PLAYED DURING THE COMMERCIAL SEGMENT Source: Detroit Free Press...Show More Summary
There are plenty of unexplained phenomena in our universe, but we have to sideline those for a few moments to fixate on something a bit more pressing: Fox News’ Sean Hannity really, really loves Dave Chappelle. A lot! At least according to Norman Reedus, who swung by The Tonight Show ... More »
(Oxford University Press USA) In a new paper published in National Science Review, a team of scientists from China described the most exceptionally preserved fossil bird discovered to date.
The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports: The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga fired a reporter this week at WUTC, the National Public Radio affiliate, after local lawmakers complained about how she reported on the transgender bathroom bill. Show More Summary
(Oxford University Press USA) Neurosurgeons hoping to successfully navigate the rapidly changing healthcare industry must advance their strategies and adapt new ways of thinking in order to continue to thrive in an evolving environm...
This week saw the final part of "Superman Reborn", the crossover that answered a number of pressing questions about The Man of Tomorrow's status in the DC Universe, but also left readers with a good number more. The end of "SupermanShow More Summary
Chin Jou. Supersizing Urban America: How Inner Cities Got Fast Food with Government Help. University of Chicago Press, 2017. I first read this book in manuscript form and have been its biggest fan ever since. It’s terrific that it is now out and can—and should—be read by everyone. I was delighted to do a back-cover […]
(Oxford University Press USA) A study published in Briefings in Functional Genomics investigated how epigenetics can modulate human's genetic program -- it can emphasize or silence genes. The new research shows that if epigenetics is...Show More Summary
Moments before Pat Kelsey was set to be formally introduced as the new head coach at the University of Massachusetts, the school canceled the press conference citing, “unforeseen circumstances.” According to Jeff Goodman of ESPN, the former Winthrop coach has decided not to accept the job.
Here are some of my photos of Renzo Piano Building Workshop's Lenfest Center for the Arts (2017) on Columbia University's Manhattanville Campus in New York City. The photos were taken during yesterday's press preview of the building, which opens to the public next month. Show More Summary
(IOS Press) A new Tel Aviv University study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease finds that insulin resistance, caused in part by obesity and physical inactivity, is also linked to a more rapid decline in cognitive performance. Show More Summary
FINAL DRAFT here: Joel Mokyr's (2016) _A Culture of Growth: The Origins of the Modern Economy_ (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press: 9780691167773: ), published in October 2016, is the latest and most successful extended brief by Northwestern University economic historian Joel Mokyr for his point of view on the causal...
Falwell was a close ally to Trump during his campaign and told The Associated Press in January that he'd been asked to lead a presidential task force on higher education reform.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — In a story March 22 about protecting pipelines from sabotage, The Associated Press misidentified a professor at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta, as Kerry Sundberg. His name is Kelly Sundberg.
(Molecular Biology and Evolution (Oxford University Press)) While M. tuberculosis has been evolving with humans for thousands of years, HIV co-infections create host immunological environments that this bacterium has not encountered before and could, therefore, be nudging it to evolve new characteristics. Show More Summary
J.Lo, D.Ho, Ne-Yo, and Jenna Dewan promote World of Dance.
The following press release comes from Wake Forest University. And I'm sure it will have no bearing on the decisions of Phil Mickelson in the upcoming Masters. That tee shot lost in the rough or hit in the water at Augusta is likely to be followed by a risky, aggressive second shot — a decision you might expect from a recreational golfer, not a pro. Show More Summary