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Fossil Discovery: Extraordinary ‘Big-Mouthed’ Fish From Cretaceous Period

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An international team of scientists have discovered two new plankton-eating fossil fish species of the genus called Rhinconichthys from the oceans of the Cretaceous Period, about 92 million years ago, when dinosaurs roamed the planet.
8-Feb-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study: Bus Stations ‘Brimming’ with Traffic Over Christmas and New Year’s

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Winter holiday bus travel is projected to increase 1-2 percent from last year, reaching 2.6 million passengers over a 12-day period for Christmas and New Year’s travel, according to data released by the Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan...
16-Dec-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Acclaimed Chicago Journalists Carol Marin, Don Moseley to Co-Direct New Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence at DePaul University

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Investigative political reporter Carol Marin and producer, Don Moseley, will join DePaul University as faculty in the College of Communication and co-directors of the new Center for Journalism Integrity and Excellence.
23-Nov-2015 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Projects 1.5 Million Will Travel by Bus Over Thanksgiving Holiday

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Study projects 1.5 million will travel by bus over Thanksgiving holiday
16-Nov-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study: Advance Directives Are About More Than Refusing Care

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A new study finds that nearly a third of people who fill out advance health care directives —a document that lays out a patient’s wishes for end of life care — request medical interventions. The research from DePaul University explores the...
29-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: New Framework Helps Measure, Define Global Homelessness

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Ahead of World Homeless Day Oct. 10, researchers have released a new framework to help unite those addressing homelessness worldwide. The Institute of Global Homelessness at DePaul University developed categories to help policymakers, practitioners...
29-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover New Lineage of Prehistoric, Plankton-Eating Sharks

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An international team of scientists has discovered a new lineage of extinct plankton-feeding sharks, Pseudomegachasma, that lived in warm oceans during the age of the dinosaurs nearly 100 million years ago. The fossil sharks had tiny teeth very...
21-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Chicago's Metra Rail Commuters Are Glued to Tech, but Wi-Fi and Outlets Are Scarce

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A new study from DePaul University finds Chicago's train stations lags in amenities that commuters demand, including a place to plug in your phone. Despite this, Metra rail ridership is up, and commuters' dependence on tech might be the cause.
14-Jul-2015 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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