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Quantization of 'surface Dirac states' could lead to exotic applications

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( RIKEN ) Researchers from the RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science in Japan have uncovered the first evidence of an unusual quantum phenomenon — the integer quantum Hall effect — in a new type of film, called a 3-D topological insulator. This discovery could help move science forward toward the goal of dissipationless electronics — electronic devices that can operate without producing …

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Amended science standards called 'progress'

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By Ryan Quinn Some groups that denounced now-rejected changes to West Virginia's upcoming K-12 science standards regarding global warming are disappointed in new modifications but view them as less harmful than the previous version. “It still represents progress, as far as we're concerned,” said Glenn Branch, deputy director of the National Center for Science Education, a nonprofit that defends …

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Applied Science: Science club subject this week is meiosis

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The New Philadelphia Science Club is back with another science question in The Times-Reporter.

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New building for Life Sciences at BYU

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The new Life Science Building at BYU dedication featured Elder Russell M. Nelson and BYU President Kevin J Worthen who spoke…

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AB Science: Masitinib Treatment of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer, publication of Phase III Results in Annals of Oncology

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PARIS — AB Science SA (NYSE Euronext – FR0010557264 – AB), a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and commercialization of protein kinase inhibitors (PKIs), announces the publication …

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UMass Amherst Launches Center for Data Science in Major Expansion of Big Data Research, Education and Collaboration …

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The University of Massachusetts Amherst today launched a new Center for Data Science that will coordinate and significantly expand its capacity for research, education and industry collaboration in support of the exploding demand for acquisition and analysis of “big data.” (PRWeb April 09, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12640616.htm

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Friends of Science Promotes Freedom of Speech on Climate Change in English and French as a Precious Human Right

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Courage and integrity are necessary to stand up to the crowd say the Friends of Science new videos. One video is in English and questions why President Obama is anti-bullying on everything but climate science – the other video is in French and points out that it was the French who wrote the “rules” about Freedom of Speech during the worst recent climate crisis of the Little Ice Age. (PRWeb April …

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Road Science’s New ArrTekk® 860 Advances Asphalt Technology for Faster Traffic Return

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Road Science, a division of ArrMaz, unveils a new, versatile expansion to its line of asphalt emulsifiers. (PRWeb April 09, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12634167.htm

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Maybe No One Has a Real Sex Drive

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You have no sex drive, argues sex educator and author Emily Nagoski, because there is in fact no such thing.

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The Way You Understand Your Sex Drive Is Wrong

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Most people fundamentally misunderstand sexual desire, Emily Nagoski writes in her new book, Come As You Are: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life, mistakenly thinking that spontaneous desire — an urge for sex that comes seemingly out of nowhere — is the default mode of arousal. But for ..

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