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Astronomers confirm faintest early-universe galaxy ever seen

An international team of scientists, including two professors and three graduate students from UCLA, has detected and confirmed the faintest early-universe galaxy ever. Using the W. M. Keck Observatory on the summit on Mauna Kea in Hawaii, the researchers detected the galaxy as it was 13 billion years ago. Show More Summary

Astronomers confirm faintest early-universe galaxy ever seen

Scientists have detected and confirmed the faintest early-universe galaxy ever, using the W. M. Keck Observatory on the summit on Mauna Kea in Hawaii. The team detected the galaxy as it was 13 billion years ago.

Avoiding These 10 Common Habits Will Improve Your Life, According To Science

2 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

What are common activities people get wrong every day but don't know it? This question was originally answered on Quora by Keck Medicine of USC.

New study links coffee consumption to decreased risk of colorectal cancer

LOS ANGELES -- Whether you like your coffee black, decaf, half-caff or even instant, feel free to drink up. Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center of Keck Medicine of USC have found that coffee consumption decreases the risk of colorectal cancer. read more

Early use of postmenopausal hormone therapy may prevent heart disease

LOS ANGELES -- Research from Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) suggests that hormone therapy, when taken within six years of menopause, may slow the progression of subclinical atherosclerosis, the buildup of plaque in the arteries. Show More Summary

Dean of USC's Keck School of Medicine steps down

The dean of USC’s Keck School of Medicine has stepped down. Carmen Puliafito decided to resign last week, according to a March 24 memo by Michael Quick, USC’s provost. Puliafito has served as dean since 2007 and previously was the director of the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and chairman of the...

Tracing star formation rates in distant galaxies

Researchers have observed 17 bright distant galaxies with the MOSFIRE high-resolution near-infrared spectrometer at the W. M. Keck Observatory telescopes. Then, they combined the spectra with infrared images of the Spitzer Space Telescope,...Show More Summary

Everything You Need To Know To Run A Marathon The Safe, Healthy Way

3 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

How should one prepare for a marathon? This question was originally answered on Quora by Keck Medicine of USC.

Uninsured children most at risk for insufficient health care experiences

Researchers at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) examined medical home trends in children's primary care from 2003 to 2012 and found that while this specific healthcare model has improved children's primary care overall, certain aspects of children's patient care experience have worsened. Show More Summary

Summing Up Scalia

Getting right to the point: Scalia’s professed adherence to judicial restraint masked a remarkably broad judicial activism.  As Thomas Keck documents in THE MOST ACTIVISTSUPREME COURT IN HISTORY (see also Eric Segall’s fine piece in the Wake Forest Law Review), Scalia was among the least restrained justices who ever sat on the federal bench.  He voted […]

Video Hatch: “29 Degrees NOLA”

4 months agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

This short film features redfishing in the Louisiana marsh with Capt Brandon Keck from Southern Fly Expeditions. Via Catch 1 Films.

USC Launches Virtual Care Clinic to Deliver ‘Borderless’ Healthcare

  The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC), the digital health innovation accelerator for the Keck Medicine of USC medical enterprise, today announced its eight foundational partners for its Virtual Care Clinic (VCC). Show More Summary

Is Health care Ripe for Disintermediation?

By PAUL KECKLY What do Ashton Kutcher, Donald Trump and Travis Kalanick have in common? They recognized an opportunity and used it to their advantage. That trend: disintermediation—the opportunity to deliver a product or service to a consumer with higher perceived value than an incumbent’s by changing the fundamental way it is delivered. Kutcher made

Landmark Midcentury House in Chicago Area Takes Its Sixth Price Cut

Photos via VHT Studios. A crescent-shaped mid-century home designed by brothers George and William Keck is starting off the new year with a price cut — and a big one at that. The Riparian Crescent Ranch that sits on...

Brain Trauma Found in 25-Year-Old Football Player

Before he died of a heart condition at age 25, Michael Keck told his wife that he wanted to donate his brain to Boston University. The former football player thought he had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), NBC News reports, the degenerative brain disorder caused by repeated blows to the head...

The Meaning of “Value” in Health Care

By PAUL KECKLY There are terms in healthcare circles that get thrown around as if there’s a common and widely accepted definition. Consider “quality:” every hospital touts its quality, every physician confidently affirms their delivery of high quality care, and every trade and professional sector in healthcare has its own definition that aligns with attributes

Fight for Land and Water Conservation Fund Is One That Sportsmen Can Win

Photograph courtesy of Stacy Keck/Flickr Keep fighting – it’s working. That’s not a message sportsmen’s conservation groups have been able to post very often over the last decade or so. But it’s certainly one they have earned in theShow More Summary

Here's Another Nice Midcentury Keck & Keck House in Chicago

Here's another lovely house from the brothers Keck in north suburban Glencoe. The pair designed at least a couple dozen homes in the North Shore suburb in the '50s, however, many have been lost to demolition or extensive remodeling....

Breast, ovarian cancer risk may have association with sense of smell

LOS ANGELES -- The association between menstrual cycle activity and breast and ovarian cancer risk may have an unexpected intermediary - odors. Keck Medicine of USC researchers have discovered for the first time that the estrous cycle...Show More Summary

Gigantic Galaxies at Core of Clusters --"Bursting With New Stars"

An international team of astronomers has discovered a distant massive galaxy cluster with a core bursting with new stars. The discovery, made with the help of W. M. Keck Observatory's MOSFIRE instrument, is the first to show that gigantic galaxies...

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