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On Friday, May 19th, 2017 the School of Science hosted a graduation brunch for the graduating students in the undergraduate and graduate programs in all School of Science departments. The food web is a key to water quality,” says RPI professor Rick Relyea, the director of the Jefferson Project. Run the LHC without the protons and see if you can excite the Higgs field with the RF system used to accelerate protons. It took 6 months of mobilization and engineering to seal just one damaged reactor at Chernobyl in 1986 in a quick and dirty operation that cost many lives, the firemen, the soldiers, the workers on the cleanup and construction.science in the news

The last mission lasted almost two years and ended with a May touchdown at the runway formerly used by NASA’s space shuttles. Researchers have witnessed – for the first time – cancer cells being targeted and destroyed from the …

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On Friday, May 19th, 2017 the School of Science hosted a graduation brunch for the graduating students in the undergraduate and graduate programs in all School of Science departments. We have about half the picture now,” said Jefferson Project Director Rick Relyea. Such close encounters can dislodge these loosely orbiting comets, sending them hurtling into the solar system, risking a collision course with the Earth, researchers said. In 2 years the LHC should reach its design objective of 14 TeV collisions a little later than planned.science in the news

Ultraviolet light may have played a critical role in the emergence of life on Earth and could be a key to finding life elsewhere in the universe, a study led by an Indian-origin scientist at Harvard suggests. Anyway after 50 years of slaving over hot colliders, you can’t blame physicists if they’re partying now.science in the news

Numerous of the historic buildings that we know of have …

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A massive magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck Mexico just before midnight on Thursday. Gian Francesco Giudice, a CERN physicist, mentions it in his new book, A Zeptospace Odyssey: A Journey into the Physics of the LHC Though you’ll have to dig deep pp173-175. But this social media trend I attribute to people’s inclination toward conspiracy theories: Nasa has faked the moon-landing”; Nasa photoshops space images”; Give us real proofs that these interplanetary spacecraft are factual”; etc.science in the news

This Jefferson Project isn’t the first time IBM has experimented with instrumenting a body of water, says Harry Kolar, an IBM researcher and an adjunct professor of physics at Arizona State University, Tempe. Turning into the acid rain, they end up falling on the ground.

Foster City drugmaker Gilead Sciences said Monday that it will buy Kite Pharma for about $11.9 billion to bolster its aging portfolio with an emerging cancer treatment. Jim Hendler is …

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Last week, a huge scandal rocked the Tunisian and Arab scientific and educational world: a PhD student submitted a thesis declaring Earth to be flat, unmoving, young (only 13,500 years of age), and the centre of the universe. Researchers have developed computer algorithms that can accurately determine when drivers are texting or engaged in other distracting activities. Maybe we have signals from one of a group of Higgs particles, but not from the Standard Model Higgs. In April, ESA’s Johann-Dietrich Werner Director General said that the first test in preparation for the second expedition ExoMars, scheduled for 2020, will begin no earlier than 2018.science in the news

Too much time spent working or relaxing in front of digital device screens could be ruining your sleep, according to a study by scientists at the University of Houston in Texas, USA. All 4,277 tons of Daiichi fuel has some plutonium in it. How much they …

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Last week, a huge scandal rocked the Tunisian and Arab scientific and educational world: a PhD student submitted a thesis declaring Earth to be flat, unmoving, young (only 13,500 years of age), and the centre of the universe. Tim Hunt, who stepped down as a professor at University College London, said women should be segregated in labs because they cried when criticized and were a romantic distraction. This allows them to monitor where potentially harmful impacts like road salt, nutrient runoff, contaminants and invasive species are coming from, and what the consequences might be if their presence increases.

According to researchers, brain functions in young men and women, aged 23 to 28, are changed by long-term alcohol use, but that these changes are significantly different in men and women. Not the dilemma of the destruction of life in Japan. Society for Science & the Public Seeks a New Sponsor for …