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2013-04-08 23:04:06

Feeding the Planet in a Warming World, a new report by The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) and the London School of Economics (LSE), argues for enhanced investment in research

2012-10-05 14:52:23

The model may also shed light on how long they should wait before seeking medical help.

2012-03-29 10:09:59

Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced preliminary results of new research that estimates autism costs society a staggering $126 billion per year (U.S.) – a number that has more than tripled since 2006, and annually in the U.K. has reached more than £34 billion (equivalent to $54 billion U.S.).

2011-07-04 15:00:00

LONDON, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - New world rankings in six Social Sciences disciplines: Statistics, Sociology, Politics, Law, Economics, Accounting - Business, Accounting, and Economics graduates are most popular with employers - 119 US universities make rankings in at least one subject, followed by UK (64), Germany (39), Australia (31), France (31), Canada (21), Japan (18), China (14) and the Netherlands...

2011-01-04 08:55:00

Only one out of every four people who use the Internet to obtain medical advice bother to check the source to make sure the information is reliable claims a new a report commissioned by the healthcare firm Bupa and released to the public on Tuesday.

2010-01-14 14:27:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest, an information technology firm supporting global research, has acquired the London School of Economics' classic International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS).

2009-12-10 18:10:00

ORLAND PARK, Ill., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Early this morning, a fatal fire at the 44-story building at 260 East Chestnut Street in Chicago claimed the life of one individual, injuring at least 12, including five of the hundreds of firefighters present.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.