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Article ID: 694824

Seafood-Rich Diet May Help Couples Get Pregnant Faster

Endocrine Society

Couples who eat more seafood tend to have sexual intercourse more often and get pregnant faster than other couples trying to conceive, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

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Article ID: 694957

DHS S&T Transitions 20th Cybersecurity Technology through its Transition to Practice Program

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

DHS S&T today announced the commercialization of the 20th technology through its Transition to Practice Program since the program launched in 2013. The Autonomic Intelligent Cyber Sensor (AICS)—created by researchers at the Idaho National Laboratory—has been licensed to Trust Automation, Inc., a woman-owned small business based in San Luis Obispo, California

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Article ID: 694948

UW-Eau Claire's Karen Havholm Elected as Treasurer of the Council on Undergraduate Research

Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Karen Havholm, director of the Center of Excellence for Faculty and Undergraduate Student Research Collaboration at University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, has been elected treasurer of the Council on Undergraduate Research.

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Article ID: 694932

Videoconferencing in Full Protective Gear from Labs

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

Multi-laboratory International Collaborative Environment (MICE) is a videoconferencing and multimedia network that can be used during laboratory work. Although video conferencing already exists, many labs cannot use it in real time mostly due to the special circumstances in biocontainment labs where scientists are required to wear biohazard protective gear, which keeps at bay virulent microorganisms.

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Article ID: 694899

Income Inequality Is Changing the Nature of How Parents Invest in Their Kids, Widening Class Divides in the U.S.

American Sociological Association (ASA)

A new study shows that rising income inequality in the U.S. has led affluent parents to increase spending on their children, widening the gap in child investment along class lines. The results suggest that income inequality erodes the equality of opportunity by increasing gaps between children from a young age.

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Article ID: 694903

Smithsonian Snapshot: “Get This Man a Shield!”

Smithsonian Institution

Marvel Comics’ Captain America rarely leaps into action without his virtually indestructible red, white and blue shield, whether in the pages of comic books or on the big screen. This shield was made in 2013 and used by actor Chris Evans from 2013 to 2015 in the Captain America films. It is now in the collections of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. It is not currently on display.

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Article ID: 694895

DHS S&T Partners with Local Communities to Improve Flood Resiliency

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is working with local communities to improve resilience to flood disasters. S&T announced today its latest community partnership with Howard County, Maryland and the National Weather Service (NWS).

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The U. S. Department of Energy Announces $34 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants

Department of Energy, Office of Science

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced that the Department of Energy will award 219 grants totaling $34 million to 183 small businesses in 41 states. Funded through DOE’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, today’s selections are for Phase I research and development.

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