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The Best Universities in Latin America That Have Architecture Programs

Added: 20.07.2018 9:17 | 0 views | 0 comments

Times Higher Education (THE) revealed its ranking of the best universities in Latin America and the Caribean. The list is based on the same 13 indicators used in their global ranking, but with modifications that "better reflect the characteristics of Latin American universities," explains the organization.


Three-quarters of U.S. lawmakers don't look to university scientists for behavioral health research

Added: 19.07.2018 18:22 | 1 views | 0 comments

A study designed to demystify the way research gets into legislators' hands found that the majority don't look to universities to inform their behavioral health policies.

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Study: National parks get fewer visits when pollution rises

Added: 19.07.2018 3:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

Visitors appear to be steering clear of some U.S. national parks or cutting visits short because of pollution levels that are comparable to what's found in major cities, according to a study released Wednesday.
Researchers at Iowa State and Cornell universities looked at more than two decades of...


Foster+Partners-Led Trailblazer Apprenticeships Bring Overdue Relief for Disenfranchised Architecture Students

Added: 18.07.2018 13:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Earlier this month, a “Trailblazer Group” comprising  led by  announced the creation of the . Supported by the , ARB (Architects Registration Board) and over a dozen UK universities, the group has structured a program which tackles the financial feasibility of an architectural education through paid apprenticeships, and addresses the . 


Flatbread Baked 14,400 Years Ago Found in Jordan

Added: 17.07.2018 16:51 | 22 views | 0 comments

Archaeologists from the Universities of Copenhagen and Cambridge, and University College London have unearthed the charred remains of a flatbread baked by Natufian hunter-gatherers 14,400 years ago. The results, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, provide the earliest empirical evidence for the production of bread, and suggest that bread production based [...]


Aquatic Alga Genome Contains Ancient Land Plant Genes

Added: 17.07.2018 9:18 | 16 views | 0 comments

An international team of researchers, led by Kanazawa and Kobe Universities, Japan, and the Universities of Marburg and Freiburg, Germany, has sequenced and analyzed the genome of Chara braunii, a freshwater green alga closely related to land plants. By comparing Chara’s genome to multiple land plant genomes, the scientists were able to identify many important [...]


Graduation blues

Added: 16.07.2018 15:17 | 9 views | 0 comments

Universities are turning to technology to try to make sure they don't mispronounce names at graduations.

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Iranian hackers breach Singapore universities to access research data

Added: 04.04.2018 9:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

Believed to be part of last month's attacks against global education institutions, the hackers breached 52 accounts across four Singapore universities including NTU and NUS to gain access to research articles.

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Coursera Unlimited Access 7-Day Trial for free

Added: 11.08.2017 23:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

Coursera offers an Unlimited Access 7-Day Trial for free. (Official certificates of completion may cost extra.) During this trial, you'll have access to over 2,000 courses from top American universities like Standford, Yale, Johns Hopkins, Vanderbilt, Columbia, and Rutgers, as well as other universities and organizations worldwide. You'll also receive personalized course recommendations based on your goals. Course topics include computer science, language learning, business, and personal development.
Note: Be sure to cancel you subscription before your free trial ends; otherwise, you'll be billed $49 every month.

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More evidence that statins could prevent blood clots in the veins

Added: 29.03.2017 14:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Further evidence has been found by Universities of Leicester and Bristol researchers to suggest statins could "significantly reduce" the occurrence of blood clotting in certain parts of the body.



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