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    Call for Papers Competition

    London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
    London, United Kingdom

    Call for Papers Competition Are you a passionate conference goer? Have you been to many events but never felt the topic matched exactly your research ...

    Deadline: Apr 30, 2017 Starts: Apr 30, 2017 End Date: Apr 30, 2017
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    • 1 week ago

    9th International Research Conference on Engineering, Science and Management 2017 (IRCESM 2017)

    Zelus International
    United Arab Emirates

    Call for Papers For 9th International Research Conference on Engineering, Science & Management 2017 (IRCESM 2017) Dubai, UAE     ...

    Deadline: Oct 26, 2017 Starts: Nov 15, 2017 End Date: Nov 15, 2017
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    11th Neurodegenerative Conditions Research & Development Conference

    Global Technology Community
    Boston, United States

    Dear Colleague, It is our pleasure to announce the 11th Neurodegenerative Conditions Research & Development Conference, to be held September 11-12, 2017 in Boston, MA. The drug dis...

    Starts: Sep 11, 2017 End Date: Sep 11, 2017
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    CNS Diseases Summit

    Global Technology Community
    Boston, United States

    We are excited to announce the CNS Diseases Summit, to be held on September 11-12, 2017 in Boston, MA. This meeting provides an interactive learning and relationship-building forum...

    Deadline: Jul 11, 2017 Starts: Sep 11, 2017 End Date: Sep 11, 2017
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    Some Brain Science Hype

    Two recent neuroscience news items in The Independent represent exactly the problem with bad science journalism today and the tendency to overhype incremental studies. Brain-Machin...

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    Retreat of the Cryosphere

    Patrick Burkhart and his colleagues recently published a review of their research on the cryosphere, which is a collective term for all the ice on the surface of the Earth. In addi...

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    A Stanford expert in the science of learning turns his attention to medical education

    Dan Schwartz, PhD, found himself unconvinced after a recent visit to his general practitioner. In for a bad wheel, he’d been given a simple diagnosis: runner’s knee. “I had this on...

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    IONS NextGen Consciousness in Action Award

    Institute of Noetic Sciences
    Oakland, United States

    The IONS Next Gen Consciousness in Action Awards will honor three emerging change makers who are having a positive impact in the world. These change makers are not only making wave...

    Starts: Jul 20, 2017 End Date: Jul 20, 2017
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    Protein in human umbilical cord blood propels old mice’s sputtering memory to new highs

    Human umbilical cord blood can rejuvenate learning and memory in older mice, according to a study led by Stanford neuroscientists Tony Wyss-Coray, PhD, and Joe Castellano, PhD. The...

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    Project Baseline study to launch today

    A massive enterprise to map the fundamental aspects of human health launches today. The Project Baseline study, which aspires to enroll 10,000 volunteers over the next few years, i...

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    5th International Conference on Engineering, Management, Technology and Science 2017 (ICEMTS 2017)

    Zelus International
    United Arab Emirates

      Call for Papers For 5th International Conference on Engineering, Management, Technology and Science 2017 (ICEMTS 2017) Dubai, UAE   &...

    Deadline: Oct 18, 2017 Starts: Nov 05, 2017 End Date: Nov 05, 2017
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    9th International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management 2017 (ICSTEM 2017)

    Zelus International
    United Arab Emirates

    Call for Papers  9th International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management 2017 (ICSTEM 2017)  Dubai, UAE    ...

    Deadline: Sep 05, 2017 Starts: Sep 19, 2017 End Date: Sep 19, 2017
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    • 5 days ago

    Is Alex Jones Faking?

    Alex Jones is famous for his Infowars program in which he, often red-faced and ranting, promotes all kinds of absurd conspiracy theories. He claims the Sandy Hook massacre was a “f...

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    Stanford Medicine’s free community event scheduled for May 20

    On Saturday, May 20, Stanford Medicine will open its doors for Health Matters, an annual free community day. This popular event draws guests from across the Bay Area to the Stanfor...

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    From surgeon to leader: Lessons from Stanford Medicine’s Lloyd Minor

    As a surgeon, Dean Lloyd Minor, MD, was used to making quick decisions. Speed and confidence were valued. But then, he stepped into a leadership position and the playing field chan...

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    Genetic tests for breast cancer underused, misunderstood, say researchers

    I wrote recently about the dearth of genetic testing and counseling for women with breast cancer. Now the same trio of researchers — Stanford cancer geneticist Allison Kurian, MD, ...

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    Science and Politics

    The March for Science is coming up on April 22, which has prompted another round of – should science stay out of politics? I think this is a persistent debate because the answer is...

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    New Study on Long Term Memory

    There is something I never fully understood about memory, and now a new study might clarify my confusion. The current model of how short and long term memory work is this. Short te...

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    Moving beyond “the brain’s GPS” to understand navigation

    As succinct descriptions go, there’s something inspired about “the brain’s GPS,” which is shorthand for a set of neurons collectively responsible for constructing mental maps of wh...

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    $100 Million? It’s Going to Take More Than That

    Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, is one of the world’s richest men. He recently announced that his philanthropic investment firm will dedicate $100 million to combat the “global tr...

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    2017 C.elegans International Meeting

    United States

    Plan now to attend and submit an abstract to the 21st International C. elegans Meeting. Cutting-edge research is presented on diverse topics, including: physiology, neurobiology, d...

    Starts: Jun 21, 2017 End Date: Jun 21, 2017
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    Cold Spring Harbor conference on Development and 3-D Modeling of the Human Brain

    Cold Spring Harbor
    Palm Harbor, United States

    We are pleased to announce a new Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory winter conference on Development and 3-D Modeling of the Human Brain. The goal of this meeting is to bring together r...

    Starts: Dec 06, 2017 End Date: Dec 06, 2017
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    Flat Earth Rising

    Interest in the notion that the earth is flat has been increasing in recent years. I have to say, as much of a jaded skeptic as I am, this level of self-deception is still amazing ...

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    Mitochondrial quality control Workshop

    European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
    Xi’an, China

    Mitochondria are essential organelles for many fundamental cellular processes, including energy production, fatty acid â-oxidation, metabolite synthesis, iron and calcium homeostas...

    Deadline: Apr 30, 2017 Starts: Jul 02, 2017 End Date: Jul 02, 2017
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    Fatty worms live longer, according to Stanford study

    Cuteness is in the eye of the beholder, I realize. But I think this roundworm is pretty adorable. And although they’re not killifish, laboratory roundworms also provide a great way...