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2014-02-28 08:51:09

Scoffing at or cutting funds for basic research on unusual animal adaptations from Gila monster venom to snail sex, though politically appealing to some, is short-sighted and only makes it more likely that important economic and social benefits are lost.

2014-02-26 23:02:18

The award by the American Academy for Pain Medicine recognizes UNE Professor Edward Bilsky's work on the neuroscience of pain, and his advocacy for individuals suffering from acute and chronic

2014-02-25 23:03:15

To be announced by the White House today, the $148 million American Lightweight and Modern Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute will play a key role in helping revitalize the nation's

2014-02-24 12:23:12

Theme for film series presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology BOSTON and NEWTON, Mass., Feb.

2014-02-12 23:27:14

Education and community leaders in Manchester, NH announced today the opening of the Technology and Innovation Academy at SEE, a new private/public educational opportunity for students that will

2014-02-11 08:39:24

Firm Includes All-Star Line Up Of Top New England Operators BOSTON, Feb.

2014-02-05 20:23:46

BOSTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bunker Hill Community College President Pam Y.

2014-01-30 23:30:13

Husson University announced today that it will showcase its new Southern Maine campus at a grand opening ceremony on Tuesday, February 4 at 12:00 p.m.

2014-01-23 23:00:07

Scientist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution requests the public's help in a West Coast-based Fukushima radiation study that uses Onset TidbiT® water temperature data loggers.

2014-01-21 23:32:27

More than 250 students from the Husson University Schools of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Pharmacy, Education, and Mental Health Counseling will participate in the "Second


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.