Monthly Archives: May 2011

Neuroscientists unite for ‘Moon shot’

http://www.nature.com/news/2011/110526/full/news.2011.324.html Effort aims to bring together philanthropies with common interest in brain diseases. Heidi Ledford Moves are afoot to reduce the focus on disease-specific research in favour of more fundamental work.Glowimages Fifty years after US President John F. Kennedy pledged … Continue reading

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http://academicearth.org/

Thanks to Academic Earth, a friggin’ gift, you can follow (video) lectures given at universities like Stanford, MIT, Harvard & Yale on some of the most popular subjects. There once was a time when you couldn’t wait to get out … Continue reading

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Ont. teen wins top prize for cystic fibrosis discovery

    CTV.ca News Staff Updated: Thu. May. 12 2011 6:35 PM ET A promising discovery has been made that could one day help in the fight against cystic fibrosis — and the researcher behind it is just 16 years … Continue reading

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Dilbert

Globe and Mail, By: Scott Adams, Section: Business, Page: B2

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Jelly’s Poem to her Mother on mothers’s day

” A HUNDRED ROSES WILL BLOOM EVERY DAY, THOUSANDS OF SUNSET WILL DEBUT, BILLIONS OF STARS WILL TWINKLE AWAY, BUT THERE IS NO OTHER MOM LIKE “” YOU””. JELLY  , MAY8TH ,2011

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Students design solar-powered autoclave

Article from 03.05.2011  Article services   HOUSTON, May 3 Students at a U.S. university say sun power could sterilize medical instruments, helping solve a longstanding health issue for developing countries.Engineering students at Rice University have fashioned a sterilizing autoclave using … Continue reading

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