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2011-02-15 08:30:00

RMF Recognized for Sustainable Energy Innovation on Campus BALTIMORE, Feb.

2011-02-14 12:21:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyday Health is pleased to announce a ground breaking web series, "60 Pounds in 6 Months" with famed and fierce celebrity stylist Kithe Brewster.

2011-02-11 22:00:17

Home-based physical therapy to improve the strength and balance of stroke survivors works about as well to get them walking again as treadmill training done in a physical therapy lab.

2011-02-04 00:44:48

Timing is everything in the long-standing arms race between the flowering plant Arabidopsis and Hyaloperonospora, a downy mildew pathogen.

2011-02-03 00:00:39

Secure Data Center Required for Global HIV/AIDS Research Sterling, VA (PRWEB) February 2, 2011 Carpathia Hosting, the leading provider of enterprise managed hosting services for government agencies and enterprises, announced today that Duke University has chosen Carpathia for a Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) compliant hosting solution in support of the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI). DHVI was required to attain a FISMA Certification & Accreditation (C&A)...

2011-01-25 15:31:48

Duke University bioengineers have developed a new method for rapidly producing an almost unlimited variety of man-made DNA sequences.

2011-01-24 18:27:47

A long-term study has found that children who scored lower on measures of self-control as young as age 3 were more likely to have health problems, substance dependence, financial troubles and a criminal record by the time they reached age 32.

2011-01-18 15:27:56

The amount of uric acid in one's joints may increase the likelihood of severe osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis worldwide.

2011-01-13 00:00:41

North Carolina patients exposed to dangerous medical conditions after participating in discredited cancer treatments based on flawed research Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) January 12, 2011 North Carolina law firm HensonFuerst Attorneys is launching an investigation after the latest news reports concerning faulty cancer research conducted by Dr.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.