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Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Why Biotech Whiz Kid Jack Andraka Is Not On The Forbes 30 Under 30 List
When I put out a call for promising young scientists to be part of Forbes’ annual 30 Under 30 project, no name came up...
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7 Questions For Logo Design Legend Ivan Chermayeff

Source: Fact or Design

The 82-year-old designer of logos for everyone, from NBC to MoMA, on difficult clients, graphic design's boom, and his fear of paintingIf you've ever watched Showtime or NBC, visited the Museum of Modern Art or the Smithsonian, read National Geographic or a Harper Collins book, or shopped at Barneys or Armani Exchange, you've seen the graphic design of Ivan Chermayeff. Since starting hi ...
Full article at: Fact or Design 18 hours ago, 6:30am CDT
 

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'Hawaii by Air' travel exhibit to open on Friday at the Smithsonian' National Air and Space Museum

Source: TBD.com

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum is opening a new yearlong exhibit exploring the impact of air travel to the Hawaiian Islands. "Hawaii by Air" opens Friday in Washington. It includes travel posters, model planes and historical photographs from the museum's collection. Curators say few people realize Hawaii is one of the most remote places on Earth, about 2,400 ...
Full article at: TBD.com 19 hours ago, 5:34am CDT
 

Apple TV Adds Vevo, Disney, Weather and Smithsonian Channel Apps

Apple TV Adds Vevo, Disney, Weather and Smithsonian Channel Apps
Apple TV is now supporting Vevo Music Video app that allows its users to access library of 75,000 music videos. Along with Vevo, many other content apps are added for Apple TV users including Disney Channel, Disney XD, Weather Channel, and Smithsonian Channel.
Read more Aug 27 2013, 10:36am CDT
 

Tracking Pollution in Space a New Approach to Finding Aliens

Source: NDTV

A study by Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) noted it is possible to spot the fingerprints of certain pollutant ...
Full article at: NDTV 1 day ago, 11:48am CDT
 

Locate alien civilizations by their pollution, suggest astrophysicists

Source: Science A GoGo

Harvard-Smithsonian scientists speculate that little green men may not be "green" at all, and finding them might be a simple matter of looking for industrial pollution in the atmospheres of exoplanets.. ...
Full article at: Science A GoGo 1 day ago, 4:16am CDT
 

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics astronomers find transiting exoplanet with longest known year

Source: Art Daily

Astronomers have discovered a transiting exoplanet with the longest known year. Kepler-421b circles its star once every 704 days. In comparison, Mars orbits the Sun once every 780 days. Most of the 1,800-plus exoplanets discovered to date are much closer to their stars and have much shorter orbital periods. “Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck,” said lead author David Kipping of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA). “The farther a pl ...
Full article at: Art Daily 3 days ago, 10:03pm CDT
 

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Smithsonian Cup returns to National Museum of Natural History after a decade on tour

Source: Art Daily

More than a decade after its initial display at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, the Smithsonian Cup, crafted by Gianmaria Buccellati of the Italian jeweler, House of Buccellati, is now back on view in the museum’s Janet Annenberg Hooker Hall of Geology, Gems and Minerals. The Cup was originally dedicated to the Smithsonian in honor of the “Buccellati: Gold, Silver and Gems” exhibition, which opened at the museum in October 2000. Since ...
Full article at: Art Daily 3 days ago, 10:03pm CDT
 

Hip-hop producer J Dilla's beat-making gear headed to Smithsonian

Source: Engadget

Last week, the Smithsonian announced two of J Dilla's production tools would be displayed at the upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture. Thanks to a donation from his mother (pictured above), the influential. ...
Full article at: Engadget 4 days ago, 1:38pm CDT
 

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Game Available

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Game Available
A new game is available for the Wii, PC, DS, and Xbox to coincide with the release of the feature film Night at the...
Read more May 14 2009, 12:00pm CDT
 


 

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