Friday January 19th, 2018 13:27 Behind a Visionary: The Science of Steve Jobs

The death of Apple’s Steve Jobs on Wednesday (Oct. 5) triggered an outpouring of mourning and celebration. As newspaper obits remembered Jobs as a “visionary” and the “Henry Ford of the computer industry,” fans converged on Apple stores across the country to leave notes, bouquets and actual apples.

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    Friday January 19th, 2018 01:22 Scientific technique to help thousands of men become fathers

    Scientists claim to have successfully created early-stage sperm from human skin that could potentially help infertile men, including survivors of childhood cancer, fulfill their dream of fatherhood.

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      Thursday January 18th, 2018 13:18 Why We Need Pragmatic Science, and Why the Alternatives are Dead-Ends

      Since I write about science-related topics, I sometimes find myself in discussions about the role of science in finding “truth”??(discussions that seem especially relevant as we enter an election season in which multiple candidates are openly antagonistic to science).????An argument that surfaces in the more heated of these chats is that science is an overvalued …

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        Wednesday January 17th, 2018 13:16 Information sessions at SJR

        St. Johns River State College will hold information sessions for students interested in the Bachelor of Applied Science in Organizational Management and the Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education degree programs.

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          Tuesday January 16th, 2018 01:08 Nature News examines African nations’ progress in science

          Nature News examines African countries’ scientific capacity and efforts in a series of articles. “The forecast for science in Africa has brightened over the past decade.

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            Monday January 15th, 2018 01:02 An important breakthrough at the IRCM associated with osteoporosis

            ( Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal ) Researchers at the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal, directed by Dr. Jean Vacher, identified a new gene that modulates bone mass and that could become a risk factor for developing osteoporosis. This scientific breakthrough will be published tomorrow in the scientific journal Cell Metabolism.

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              Saturday January 13th, 2018 12:55 Monkey Controls Robotic Arm With Brain Implants [PHOTOS]

              A scientific breakthrough announced in China has allowed a monkey to control robotic limbs through sensors planted in its brain.

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                Saturday January 13th, 2018 00:50 Related Links

                Elsevier Ltd is not responsible for the content of external websites. Quantum dots, and silicon herald new functionality Researchers from UCLA’s Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science describe the creation of a new material incorporating spintronics that could help usher in the next generation of smaller, more affordable and more power-efficient devices.

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                  Friday January 12th, 2018 12:42 Stanford quits New York competition for new engineering school

                  Stanford University has pulled out of the high-stakes competition to build a new engineering and applied science school in New York City after negotiations with officials there failed, administrators of the California campus announced Friday.

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