The students at Harvard were ready to conduct a satanic mass which was put off after quite a lot of hubbub.
May 13 2014, 3:46am CDT
It’s not rare for Chinese magnates to donate large sum to U.S. universities, but a recent gift of $15 million to Harvard University by a high-profile property tycoon has sparked an unusual wave of public ...
Full article at: MarketWatch
16 hours ago
Source: CBS New York
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A new study by Harvard University and the University of British Columbia has declared the Big Apple the nation’s unhappiest city.
The study asked residents, “In general, how satisfied are you with your life?”
New Yorkers were the least satisfied, followed by people in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Louisville, Kentucky.
Two Virginia cities — Richmond and Norfolk — were ranked the happiest cities, ...
Full article at: CBS New York
1 day ago, 9:42am CDT
Cheese rinds could help to reveal how microbial communities form and species interact.Microbial communities affect ecosystems and human health, but are difficult to study in the lab. To find microbial systems that can be easily manipulated, Rachel Dutton and her colleagues at Harvard Univ ...
Full article at: Nature
1 day ago, 12:00am CDT
Source: Yahoo! Shine Food
Photo credit: Molecularrecipes.com Forget “just-add-water” boxed cake mixes. Two Harvard University students may have invented the next big thing in lazy baking: Spray Cake, a microwaveable cake batter packaged in an aerosol can. Spray Cake’s inventors, John McCallum and Brooke Nowakowski, reasoned that the accelerant in aerosol cans (which infuses bubbles into the batter) would enable cake to ri ...
Full article at: Yahoo! Shine Food
3 days ago, 4:45pm CDT
Source: The Business Insider
A rising Harvard University sophomore died in Germany this weekend while conducting research in Europe for a popular student-run travel guide company, The Boston Globe reports. 19-year-old Haley Rue reportedly drowned after she slipped while hiking in Germany and got caught in a whirlpool. Rue's grandmother described her granddaughter to The Globe: "The best way I can describe Haley is that the whole room lit up when Haley came in .. She had a wonderful s ...
Full article at: The Business Insider
3 days ago, 3:43pm CDT
Source: San Francisco Business Times
LinkedIn Corp. scooped up social news-sharing site Newsle, giving it access to fresh talent and complex algorithms that will enable users to glean real-time information about their professional contacts.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Newsle, founded by Harvard University duo Axel Hansen and Jonah Varon, uses algorithms in the growing field of natural language processing and machine learning to find news articles or blog posts about users’ contacts sec ...
Full article at: San Francisco Business Times
Jul 15 2014, 8:21am CDT
Harvard Medical School has to pay a fine of $24,000 for the deaths of four monkeys at its research lab in Southborough, Massachusetts.
Dec 19 2013, 12:33pm CST