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2013-04-18 12:27:45

David Rubin Draws Link between Boston and Israel, Gives Insight into What Israel Would Do NEW YORK, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the entire nation joins Boston in mourning three deaths and massive injuries and amputations, Americans are once again facing the reality of homeland terrorism and resurrecting questions of security. David Rubin, Israeli terrorism expert, draws parallels between Boston and Israel, a nation plagued by long-term terrorism. Rubin, an expert political...

2013-02-27 12:25:29

David Rubin's new book, Peace For Peace: Israel In The New Middle East, exposes the false premises on which past peace plans have been based, resulting in thirty years of wasted effort, billions of dollars spent, and thousands of lost lives. NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Many books have been written about the ongoing peace process between Israel and its neighbors, but none have succeeded in explaining why, despite all the sincere efforts, the peace process always fails. In...

Distant Supernova Dates Back To 10 Billion Years
2013-01-10 08:09:44

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Have you ever wished for a time machine to be able to travel to the distant past? What about a "Wayback Television Set" that would allow you to watch an entire month of ancient prehistory in real time? Berkeley Lab´s David Rubin gave just such a scenario to attendees at the American Astronomical Society meeting this week when he unveiled the discovery of a striking astronomical object. Rubin announced a Type Ia supernova with...

2011-12-13 06:42:00

Does Gingrich's statement make Newt a Reckless Candidate or a Bold Leader? NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Special Guests, Inc. - Former Governor Mitt Romney has slammed his rival, the new Republican front-runner Newt Gingrich, for comments he made declaring that the Palestinians are "an invented people." The controversial comments were criticized as well by isolationist candidate Rep. Ron Paul, who lashed out at Gingrich, saying that the former Speaker was "stirring...

2011-06-02 15:56:26

The first study of the social and ethical issues associated with a provocative approach to treatment for ulcerative colitis has found that the majority of potential patients are eager for what is now called "fecal microbiota transplantation" to become available, although many have concerns about donor selection, screening, and methods of delivery. Bacterial aggregates derived from fecal matter have been used sporadically to treat gastrointestinal disease for more than 50 years. These were...

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2010-02-10 08:20:00

In a novel study that used historical tape of a thrilling overtime basketball game between Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, brain researchers at Duke have found that fans remember the good things their team did much better than the bad. It's serious science, aimed at understanding the links between emotion and memory that might affect Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and how well people recall their personal histories. Struggling to find a way to measure a person's...

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2009-08-27 12:26:20

U.S. scientists have developed an alternate theory for the origin of linear dunes on the surface of Titan, Saturn's largest moon, similar to ones on Earth. Louisiana State University Professor Patrick Hesp and U.S. Geological Survey scientist David Rubin said they examined the linear -- or longitudinal -- dunes stretching across the surface of China's Qaidam Basin, finding them composed of sand and some salt and silt. The scientists said the latter two elements make the dunes cohesive or...

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2009-08-25 14:15:00

A new and likely controversial paper has just been published online in Nature Geoscience by LSU Department of Geography and Anthropology Chair Patrick Hesp and United States Geological Survey scientist David Rubin. The paper, "Multiple origins of linear dunes on Earth and Titan," examines a possible new mechanism for the development of very large linear dunes formed on the surface of Titan, Saturn's largest moon. The authors examined the linear "“ or longitudinal "“ dunes that...

2008-12-16 12:45:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- David Rubin, author of "God, Israel, & Shiloh: Returning To The Land" (http://www.GodIsraelShiloh.com) and founder of the Shiloh Israel Children's Fund (http://www.ShilohIsraelChildren.org), will speak at the 2009 International Christian Prayer and Action Dinner for Israel on Feb. 9, along with Michael Little, president and chief executive officer of the Christian Broadcasting Network. Alaska governor and former vice presidential candidate...

2008-09-05 21:00:07

By Marni Pyke mpyke@@dailyherald.com Help is out there - About 1.4 million Americans suffer from Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, both inflammatory bowel diseases. - Most patients develop these disorders between the ages of 15 and 35. - For more information about inflammatory bowel diseases, call the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America at (800) 886-6664 or visit illinois.ccfa.org. High school senior Ally Bain is having a tough time deciding what college to attend this...