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    • 5 hours ago

    Conference Scholarships to Fund Your Conference Trip

    If you've got a conference coming up that you want to attend, you'll know that there are lots of costs associated with a trip. You'll need to pay for travel and accommodation as we...

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    • 1 week ago

    How to write a successful Motivation Letter for Conferences

    When you apply to present at a conference, you'll often be asked to provide a letter of motivation along with your abstract and CV. This is used to decide which applicants will be ...

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    • 1 week ago

    Joint Rail Conference 2017

    The Amercian Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) is an industry leader in advancing engineering technology and the Joint Rail Conference it sponsors has quickly become one of th...

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    • 2 weeks ago

    How to choose the right conference for me

    With so many great conferences being held every year, it can be hard to decide which you should attend. Most researchers have a limited budget for conference travel, so it's import...

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    • 9 hours ago

    Kenneth Arrow Part II: The Theory of General Equilibrium

    The first post in this series discussed Ken Arrow’s work in the broad sense, with particular focus on social choice. In this post, we will dive into his most famous accomplishment,...

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    • 7 hours ago

    Opening Bell: 2.27.17

    Warren Buffett wrote a thing; Silicon Valley is foisting creativity on everyone; getting hit in the balls is an art form; and more....

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    • 12 hours ago

    Links for 02-27-17

    How Imports Boost Employment - Anne Krueger Whatever happened to secular stagnation? - Gavyn Davies Neoliberalism & productivity - Stumbling and Mumbling Machine Learning and E...

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    • 20 hours ago

    Bill Nye Saves the World

    Meet the correspondents for Bill Nye Saves the World. Coming to Netflix Spring 2017.     The post Bill Nye Saves the World appeared first on The Big Picture....

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    • 8 hours ago

    Google’s Brief on K-12 CS experiences of Black students in the US for Black History Month

    For Black History Month, the Google K-12 Education Outreach Team has released a 1 sheet brief that focuses exclusively on the K-12 CS experiences of Black students in the U.S. and ...

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    • 9 hours ago

    Morning Agenda: Stock Exchange Merger, Herbalife, Warren Buffett

    The London Stock Exchange Group said its union with Deutsche Börse was in jeopardy after European regulators demanded the sale of an additional asset....

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    • 9 hours ago

    Best Markets Since 1900?

    What has been the best performing markets over the past century plus?     click for ginormous graphic Source: Bloomberg   The post Best Markets Since 1900? appeared first on The B...

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    • 19 hours ago

    Is Avocado Good for Diabetes?

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    • 19 hours ago

    Athletes’ Feats: TMSIDK Episode 8

    For our sports-themed episode, we left out all the tired cliches and instead jammed it full of odd trophies, hidden advantages, surprising innovations and... Trouble with a capital...

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    • 10 hours ago

    Historical Echoes: Are There Any Banks on Bank Street?

    Historical Echoes: Are There Any Banks on Bank Street? Amy Farber Liberty Street Economics, JANUARY 20, 2017         Bank Street in New York City is a quaint little six-block stret...

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    • 7 hours ago

    10 Monday AM Reads

    And the winner for best morning reads goes to  . . . wait a moment . . . umm . . . there’s been a mistake . . . • Warren Buffett, in Annual Letter, Offers Hymn to U.S. Economy (Dea...

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    • 8 hours ago

    The New Health Care: If Obamacare Exits, Some May Need to Rethink Early Retirement

    The concept is called “job lock,” the need to maintain employment, not for income, but for health insurance....

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    • 12 hours ago

    Supernova aftermath

    Space Science Image of the Week: Hubble follows the evolution of an expanding supernova remnant over three decades...

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    • 19 hours ago

    London Stock Exchange Says Its Merger Is Unlikely to Win Approval

    The exchange said its union with Deutsche Börse was in jeopardy after European regulators demanded the sale of an additional asset....

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    • 11 hours ago

    Naming Conventions for Sizes in Scalable CSS

    In this article, I’ll be exploring how naming conventions can be used to represent sizes in scalable CSS. So, what do I mean by this? One aspect of scalable CSS... The post Namin...

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    • 7 hours ago

    The Death of Expertise

    Tom Nichols’ book, “The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters,” is currently on the Amazon bestsellers list. The book discusses a topic ...

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    • 7 hours ago

    Convert String to DOM Nodes

    It wasn’t too long ago that browsers were mostly stagnant when it came to implementing new APIs and features, leading to the rise of MooTools (FTW), jQuery, Dojo Toolkit, Prototype...

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    • 21 hours ago

    Rebel with a Cause: How Fetzer Vineyards’ Regenerative Winemaking Creates Sustainable Value

    This past year has been the hottest recorded on record. As the earth’s average temperature continues a rising trend, the earth’s ecosystems and climate are changing before our eyes...

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    Field Testing of Building Lime for Quality in Construction Works

    Different types of field tests on building lime to check quality of lime to be used in mortar mix for construction works and their procedures is discussed. Read More at Field Test...

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    Arrow, Edgeworth, and Millicent Garrett Fawcett

    Rajiv Sethi: Arrow, Edgeworth, and Millicent Garrett Fawcett: There's not much one can say about Kenneth Arrow that hasn't already been said, but there's one persona...

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    Muse to Steve Bannon . . .

    Wherein I return from a relaxing vacation to learn I am a muse to POTUS advisor Steve Bannon: Normally, coming back from vacation, it takes a few days to settle back into the groov...