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    • 2 days ago

    Should I attend conferences outside of my field?

    There are hundreds of conferences held all over the world on all sorts of different topics. You probably know which the big conferences in your field are, and maybe you've attended...

    Jul 25, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 1 week ago

    5 Benefits of Attending Conferences

    You know that you ought to be attending conferences as part of your academic career, but why? Here are five of the top benefits of attending conferences: 1. Get feedback on an e...

    Jul 20, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    5 Podcasts to Broaden Your Knowledge

    Attending a conference requires more than just expertise in your field – it also requires soft skills like social skills and communication. You'll want to have something to talk ab...

    Jul 13, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 11 hours ago

    FDA approves new therapy for initial treatment of soft tissue sarcoma

    In continuation of my update on  Doxorubicin The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today granted accelerated approval to Lartruvo (olaratumab) with doxorubicin to treat adults with...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 1 day ago

    10 Wednesday AM Reads

    My midweek morning train reads: • How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology (The Atlantic) • Tesla and Elon Musk’s moment of truth with first mass-marke...

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 1 day ago

    Morning Agenda: Starboard Picks Its Next Target, ComScore

    The activist sued to force the media metrics company into holding an annual meeting....

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 14 hours ago

    It takes a village (of extracellular matrix proteins) to raise an endothelial cell

    The saying “it takes a village” usually refers to the many different kinds of people — parents, grandparents, neighbors, teachers and care providers — who play a role in bringing u...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 23 hours ago

    Roomba Collecting Consumer Information to Sell

    iRobot, the makers of Roomba, want to help make your home more sophisticated and “smart” by selling the information it gathers while it cleans....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 21 hours ago

    The Strange Case of Martin Shkreli Is Wrapping Up

    An unusual trial has featured victims who actually made money and defense lawyers who paint their client as an erratic misfit and want more victims to testify....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 19 hours ago

    Great Innovative Idea- Modeling of Robotic Artificial Muscles

    ** We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. * This feed has moved to: https://feeds.feedblitz.com/cccblog Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 21 hours ago

    An Elevator That Moves Up and Down and Side to Side

    With this new system, linear motors replace traditional elevator cables, allowing for travel in multiple directions....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 23 hours ago

    Spinning black holes could grow long hair

    Evidence for ultralight bosons could be found in gravitational waves...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 1 day ago

    Why Owen Jones is wrong about Brexit

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 23 hours ago

    Top Cities For Women-Owned Businesses

    Very interesting graphic, with Detroit surprisingly leading :   Top 10 U.S. Cities For Women-Owned Businesses Source: Visual Capitalist   The post Top Cities For Women-Owned Busin...

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    Opening Bell: 7.26.17

    Gary Cohn might finally get that Fed chair he always wanted; bankers are quitting in search of digital coin riches; here's one way to tip your Uber driver; and more....

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    Links for 07-26-17

    Using money to buy time linked to increased happiness - EurekAlert Republican Economists Burn Yet More of Their Reputations - Brad DeLong Those Pointless Upper-Middle-Class Entitle...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 22 hours ago

    UK Aims to Ban Gas and Diesel Cars After 2040

    Diesel and petrol-fueled cars could become a thing of the past after 2040 as the UK government is set to be banned under new rules designed to tackle air pollution....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 19 hours ago

    Egypt Solar PV Projects Advance with $635m Investment

    The investment will help build, operate, and maintain up to 11 solar power plants with a combined capacity of 500 megawatts....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 23 hours ago

    Ready to roll

    Human spaceflight image of the week: Soyuz is rolled out ahead of Vita mission launch...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 19 hours ago

    Breakingviews: A Test for the Market in Initial Coin Offerings

    The prospect of regulatory requirements raises the question of whether the offerings provide any advantage over crowdfunding, venture capital or initial public offerings....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 19 hours ago

    How the Auto Industry is Catching Up with Tesla

    This is fascinating, via Financial Times, about the changing global auto industry:   Source: Financial Times   Tesla Model 3 Source: Financial Times   The post How the Auto Indust...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 23 hours ago

    Helping students succeed in AP CS: GT Computing Undergraduate Female Rising Up to Challenge in CS

    There’s a common refrain heard at “CS for All” and BPC events in the US these days. “AP CS A is just terrible. AP CS Principles will fix everything.” The reality is that there are ...

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 1 day ago

    10 Free Open Source Carousel Sliders Built With Pure CSS

    You can find plenty of JavaScript-based slider plugins on the web for free. These work great and support all modern browsers, but nowadays you can replicate most of these features....

    Jul 26, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 20 hours ago

    Training anesthesiologists to handle emergencies using simulation

    Most anesthesiologists excel at routine procedures. But how do they fare when faced with an emergency, such as a sudden cardiorespiratory arrest, a severe allergic reaction or a ma...

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org
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    • 18 hours ago

    A Geoengineering Technique Called Cloud Brightening Could Slow Global Warming

    A new University of Washington study focuses on the idea of marine cloud brightening, which is being studied by a UW group as a strategy to offset global warming....

    Jul 27, 2017 https://conferencemonkey.org