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2014-05-30 16:25:05

NEW YORK, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Bronx jury awarded a 29-year-old, handicapped woman $172 million who was tragically injured after New York City EMTs who responded to her home failed to perform even basic emergency care. It was one of the largest negligence verdicts in New York State history, Tiffany Applewhite was 12 years old in 1998 when she began having difficulty breathing while a nurse was administering intravenous medication for an eye infection. The mother...

Artificial Leaf Jumps Developmental Hurdle
2014-02-19 13:11:38

Arizona State University In a recent early online edition of Nature Chemistry, ASU scientists, along with colleagues at Argonne National Laboratory, have reported advances toward perfecting a functional artificial leaf. Designing an artificial leaf that uses solar energy to convert water cheaply and efficiently into hydrogen and oxygen is one of the goals of BISfuel – the Energy Frontier Research Center, funded by the Department of Energy, in the Department of Chemistry and...

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2011-05-15 10:01:21

Which is more efficient at harvesting the sun's energy, plants or solar cells? This salient question and an answer are the subject of an article published in the May 13 issue of the journal Science.Although both photosynthesis and photovoltaics harvest energy from the sun, they operate in distinctly different ways producing different fuels. It is not a simple task to find common ground between the two in order to compare energy conversion efficiency."In order to make meaningful comparisons...

2007-10-15 12:00:35

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c71520) has announced the addition of Roles & Goals of Business School Professors: Video Leadership Seminar with Thomas Moore of Northeastern University to their offering. The goal of this Video Leadership Seminar is to provide educators with essential information about the roles and goals of business school professors. The DVD is viewable on any computer or iPod (that supports video) and features 30 minutes of live...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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