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Antikythera Mechanism
2014-11-30 06:29:03

The Antikythera Mechanism, an ancient Greek astronomical calculator believed to be the first computer ever, is as much as 100 years older than originally believed, according to new research appearing in the latest edition of the Archive for History of Exact Science.

2014-04-07 13:39:11

Death is not distributed equally around the world. In high-income countries, people typically die in old age of chronic diseases such as cancer or cardiovascular problems.

2014-03-04 12:24:25

Curated by Amanda Quinn Olivar VENICE, Calif., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This exhibit brings together artists who have been involved in, or influenced by, the Venice beach

2013-06-11 23:17:05

James Evans of Life Chiropractic College West is recipient. PALMYRA, Wis.

2012-03-27 23:03:46

Despite being 50-year-old technology, bag valve masks are still the standard of care in pre-hospital resuscitation.

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2011-02-11 12:41:24

The journal Science publishes an important paper on harvesting vast amounts of "metaknowledge".

2011-02-10 21:00:33

The Internet has become not only a tool for disseminating knowledge through scientific publications, but it also has the potential to shape scientific research through expanding the field of metaknowledge"”the study of knowledge itself. The new possibilities for metaknowledge include developing a better understanding of science's social context and the biases that can affect research findings and choices of research topics, according to an article published by University of Chicago...

2010-12-09 20:17:22

New research suggests that private industry and academic science pursue different goals with different consequences, but that the two can still be complementary.

2010-11-04 17:50:52

Patricia Thiel of Iowa State University and the Ames Laboratory put a box of tissues to the right, a stack of coasters to the middle and a trinket box to the left.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.