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2013-07-11 14:33:29

During the Great Recession, high school students became more concerned about others and the environment.

Faulty Connections In Autistic Brains
2013-06-26 09:39:07

According to a new study, the connection between the thalamus – a deep brain structure critical to sensory and motor functions – and the brain’s outer layer known as the cerebral cortex is impaired in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

2013-04-07 23:02:39

San Diego State University is sponsoring an open house for its grant-funded BioCollaborative Life Science Immersion Program (LSIP) Friday, April 12.

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope Discovers Two Planets Orbiting Binary Star System
2012-08-29 08:58:00

Astronomers working with NASA’s Kepler mission have found the first evidence of multiple planets orbiting a binary star system.

2012-08-16 23:03:16

San Diego State University’s College of Extended Studies will offer both in-class and online professional health care certificate and certification programs during the fall semester to help

2012-07-21 23:02:41

San Diego State University’s College of Extended Studies will help students find jobs in the growing green industry by offering four online certificate programs during the fall semester in the


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.