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Common Mineral Capable Of Making Breaking Bonds

Common Mineral Capable Of Making, Breaking Bonds

Arizona State University ASU team shows evidence for one mineral affecting the most fundamental process in organic chemistry: Carbon-hydrogen bond breaking and making Reactions among minerals and organic compounds in hydrothermal...

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2014-07-17 23:06:03

ASU spinout promises global market impact. Tempe, Ariz. (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 A business startup formed to commercialize technology developed by an Arizona State University engineer and his students has won an Arizona Innovation Challenge award from the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), the state’s leading economic development agency. Recipients of the award “represent innovative Arizona entrepreneurs who are creating technological solutions with the potential for global impact,”...

Gratteri impact crater on mars
2014-07-17 10:26:58

Arizona State University (ASU) A heat-sensing camera designed at Arizona State University has provided data to create the most detailed global map yet made of Martian surface properties. The map uses data from the Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS), a nine-band visual and infrared camera on NASA’s Mars Odyssey orbiter. A version of the map optimized for scientific researchers is available at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The new Mars map was developed by the Geological...

2014-07-10 12:25:11

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Expert Press and the Center for Services Leadership at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University are excited to announce a new co-branding agreement, which will provide high-quality, cutting-edge learning resources for executives, academics and students at the center and globally. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140710/125910 "Co-branding is an important part of our vision and publishing strategy," said...

2014-06-26 16:23:21

PHOENIX, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arizona PBS, the 53-year-old public television station based at Arizona State University with more than 1 million viewers, will become part of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, continuing to provide quality PBS programming while serving as a national hub for news innovation and reinvention, the university announced Thursday. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120703/DC35095LOGO Eight, which includes...

2014-06-25 23:01:49

PetSitnStay’s online matching service connects pet owners with local animal lovers willing to provide in-home pet care. Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 While working as a kennel assistant at a boarding facility for pets, Arizona State University alumna Paige Corbett saw firsthand how stressful it was for animals to stay in an unfamiliar environment while their owners were gone. “Some pets sat sadly in the corners waiting for their owners to return, while others would romp...

2014-06-24 23:06:54

ASU graduate and entrepreneur Jeff Kunowski founded Illumin8 Media with support from ASU’s Edson Student Entrepreneur Initiative. Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Arizona State University alumnus Jeff Kunowski, founder of LED-signage company Illumin8 Media, has been named Arizona’s 2014 Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration Arizona District Office. Kunowski, who graduated in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in integrative studies from ASU’s...

2014-06-18 23:11:35

ASU awarded a $20 million grant by NGA to launch the Foresight Initiative to provide interconnected tools, techniques and environments for decision making for increased global sustainability and resilience. Tempe, Arizona (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Arizona State University (ASU) was selected for a competitive five-year award of $20 million by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) to launch a research partnership, effective June 1, 2014, to explore approaches for anticipating and...

2014-06-16 23:05:25

Learning Ovations launches Kickstarter campaign to fund development of app based on ASU faculty research. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Just as students receive report cards at the end of each school year, so too does the United States – and the country’s most recent report card paints a bleak picture of the current state of reading instruction. According to the 2013 National Assessment of Educational Progress, 33 percent of students in the United States leave the third grade...

Starbucks Offers Online College Classes To Its Employees For Free
2014-06-16 11:34:29

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online With many of its employees expressing a desire to earn a college degree, Starbucks has announced a groundbreaking new partnership with Arizona State University; full-time or part-time employees can earn an online degree through the school and Starbucks will pick up the tab. The arrangement would mean that the coffee chain’s 135,000 employees could graduate from a major US public education institution debt-free. Starbucks employees...

2014-06-04 12:28:42

TEMPE, Ariz., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arizona State University (ASU) is now accepting applications for the new international Master of Science in Biomedical Diagnostics degree starting this fall, 2014. This degree program is housed in the new International School of Biomedical Diagnostics, developed in collaboration with Dublin City University (DCU) and Ventana Medical Systems. Applicants are encouraged to apply before the anticipated deadline of June 30, 2014....


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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