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2014-04-01 23:29:49

Does technology make our lives better? Or more chaotic? La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 Essayist, novelist and world adventurer Pico Iyer will address

2014-03-27 23:26:23

World renowned researcher, Dr.

Lick's Automated Planet Finder Has Found Two New Planetary Systems
2014-03-27 12:31:13

In its first months of operation, the APF has found two new planetary systems, giving astronomers a taste of planetary riches to come

2014-03-26 11:10:50

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered impaired neuronal activity in the parts of the brain associated with anticipatory functioning among occasional 18- to 24-year-old users of stimulant drugs, such as cocaine, amphetamines and prescription drugs such as Adderall.

2014-03-25 08:20:13

- Super-efficient "living laboratory" seeks to address two major sources of U.S.

Why Are Leaf Epidermal Cells Shaped Like A Jigsaw Puzzle Piece?
2014-03-14 15:02:41

UC Riverside scientists discover auxin sensing and signaling complex on plant cell surface that explains why leaf epidermal cells have jigsaw puzzle-piece shapes

2014-03-10 12:28:05

New Course in Test Driven Development and Free Webinars Offered in March and April IRVINE, Calif., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Education Advisory Board (EAB), a Washington,

2014-03-10 08:27:02

LA JOLLA, Calif., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the goal of applying a more well-rounded, integrated approach to K-16 education, the concept of STE[+a]M(TM) seeks to meld

2014-03-07 12:21:10

Team Resumes Transition At Nuclear Security Facilities In Tennessee and Texas RESTON, Va., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bechtel-led Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC has been

2014-03-06 12:32:44

LA JOLLA, Calif., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The significance and real-world impact of Big Data -- the popular term used to describe the exponential growth and availability of data, both structured


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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