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Satanic Mass: Harvard Cancels Satanic Black Mass

Satanic Mass at Harvard put off after Hubbub
The students at Harvard were ready to conduct a satanic mass which was put off after quite a lot of hubbub.
Read more May 13 2014, 3:46am CDT


Chinese tycoon’s big Harvard donation sparks criticism

Source: MarketWatch

Harvard University 363rd Commencement Ceremony
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

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Cheer Up, New York! New Study Finds New Yorkers Are Least Satisfied With Life

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

Microbiology: A cheesy tool for the laboratory

Source: Nature

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

Don't Pop That Bubble Wrap! Scientists Turn Trash Into Test Tubes

Source: New Hampshire Public Radio

Business Groups Discuss Immigration Reform
Hate to burst your bubble, glass lab gear. But plastic bubble wrap also works pretty well at running science experiments.Scientists at Harvard University have figured out a way to use these petite pouches as an inexpensive a ...
Full article at: New Hampshire Public Radio 2 days ago, 2:56pm CDT

Is 'Aerosol Can Cake' the Next Big Thing?

Source: Yahoo! Shine Food

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Photo credit: 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

19-Year-Old Harvard Student Dies In Germany While Traveling In Europe For The Summer

Source: The Business Insider

New York Times Company To Sell Boston Globe
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

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San Diego Comic-Con's Film Festival Features Indie 'The Posthuman Project'
San Diego Comic-Con's Film Festival Features Indie 'The Posthuman Project'
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Harvard Professor Blames US FOREIGN POLICY For Downing Of Malaysia Airlines Plane

Source: The Daily Caller

Spanish Royalty Inaugurate Their Twitter Account
Legendary blame-America-firster Stephen Walt beclowns himse ...
Full article at: The Daily Caller 6 days ago, 7:35am CDT

LinkedIn buys Newsle to improve relevance of news feeds

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 Monkeys Die

Harvard Monkeys Die
Harvard Medical School has to pay a fine of $24,000 for the deaths of four monkeys at its research lab in Southborough, Massachusetts.
Read more Dec 19 2013, 12:33pm CST


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