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Muskets firing, cannons blasting, soldiers and sutlers, rebels and Yankees, ladies in their finery, cooks, civilians, doctors, drummers… These are a few of the sights and sounds you’ll experience
Which factors increase the risk for armed conflict and war?
New research by the University of Warwick and Humboldt University shows that the frequency of wars between states increased steadily from 1870 to 2001 by 2% a year on average.
Several academic disciplines study how to achieve success in military interventions in internal wars, not least peace studies and war studies.
Jeremiah Masoli passed for 253 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as Oregon upset sixth-ranked California, 42-3. Masoli completed 21-of-25 passes and LaMichael James rushed for 118 yards and a touchdown for the Ducks (3-1, 1-0 Pac-10), who posted their largest margin of victory ever at home over the Golden Bears.
Oregon running back LaMichael James rushed for 155 yards Saturday in a 31-24 Ducks victory that ended 16th-ranked Utah's 16-game winning streak. The Utes' streak was the longest in the nation. They had not lost since Nov. 24, 2007, to BYU.
Justin Kahut's 33-yard field goal in the closing seconds Saturday gave No.
A new UCLA-led study challenges the popular perception that ethnic diversity is to blame for sectarian conflicts in Iraq and Northern Ireland, recent tensions in Tibet, and ethnic violence in post-election Kenya.
A 44-yard field goal by Justin Kahut in the second quarter was the only score of the game Wednesday and gave Oregon State a 3-0 Sun Bowl win over Pittsburgh. The Beavers captured the second-lowest Sun Bowl game ever, one in which Oregon State's punter wound up being named the MVP. Johnny Hekker punted 10 times for a total of 450 yards and five of the kicks finished inside the Pittsburgh 20-yard line. Strong winds plagued the offenses and Oregon State's Lyle Moevao was able to complete only...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.