Astronomers using the Green Bank Telescope have discovered that filaments of star-forming gas near the Orion Nebula may be brimming with pebble-size particles -- planetary building blocks 100 to 1,000 times larger than the dust grains typically found around protostars.
– National Radio Astronomy Observatory|27-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Dartmouth Pioneers Statistical Approach for Calculating Environmental Influences in Genome-Wide Association Study (GWAS) Results
Model allows researcher to remove false positive findings that plague modern research when many dozens of factors and their interactions are suggested to play a role in causing complex diseases.
– Norris Cotton Cancer CenterDartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center|27-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
ACSM journals highly ranked in annual Journal Citation Reports® issued by Thomson Reuters.
– American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)|27-Aug-2014 9:40 AM EDT
It’s not the person posting 10,000 pictures a week of their cat who’s the big-time Facebook user. Instead, it’s the quiet ones who are logging in longer, says research from The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH).
– University of Alabama Huntsville|27-Aug-2014 9:40 AM EDT
Patent issued for research that alleviates pain in cattle suffering from lameness and following castration, dehorning.
– Kansas State University|27-Aug-2014 9:35 AM EDT
Kansas State University financial planner finds most universities are lacking a financial education program. She outlines the different types of successful programs and how to get started.
– Kansas State University|27-Aug-2014 9:30 AM EDT
International students at Michigan Technological University have teamed up with Dining Services at the Houghton, Mich., campus to cook and serve the cuisine of their home countries.
– Michigan Technological University|27-Aug-2014 9:00 AM EDT
Georgia State University has introduced the Common Application for prospective undergraduate students, joining about 500 colleges and universities in a program aimed at simplifying the college admissions process.
– Georgia State University|27-Aug-2014 8:05 AM EDT
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