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2013-10-15 23:23:57

The 2013 National microMedic Contest was hosted and sponsored by the U.S.

2013-07-23 13:29:18

It would be impossible to compute all of the ways a piece of cloth might shift, fold and drape over a moving human figure.

2013-05-30 12:03:56

Students preparing for final exams might want to wait before pulling an all-night cram session — at least as far as their neurons are concerned.

2013-04-29 15:57:27

Online crowds can be an important tool for teaching the ins and outs of innovation, educators at Carnegie Mellon University and Northwestern University say, even when the quality of the feedback provided by online sources doesn't always match the quantity.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.