Offbeat: New science blooms after star researchers die —

The famed quantum physicist Max Planck had an idiosyncratic view about what spurred scientific progress: death. That is, Planck thought, new concepts generally...

Offbeat: Study shows maternal ‘gatekeeping’ plays a role —

A new father's views on his changing relationship with his wife or partner may depend in part on how much support he feels...

Offbeat: The difference between an expert’s brain and a novice’s —

When mice learn to do a new task, their brain activities change over time as they advance from 'novice' to 'expert.' The changes...

Offbeat: Scientists call for better monitoring —

Orangutan populations are still declining rapidly, despite claims by the Indonesian Government that things are looking better for the red apes. In the...
Heritage College abruptly closes all campuses

Heritage College abruptly closes all campuses

Heritage College and Heritage Institute, which prepared students for careers in healthcare, has abruptly closed. Heritage College’s website said its campuses were permanently closed as...

Offbeat: Research finds marine predators are significantly smaller and much rarer in areas closer...

A team of researchers, led by international conservation charity ZSL (Zoological Society of London), has discovered that sharks are much rarer in habitats...
Write step-by-step instructions to make pizza crust and give me the ingredient list

Write step-by-step instructions to make pizza crust and give me the ingredient list

Homemade pizza boasts a special charm, especially when the foundation—its crust—is crafted from scratch. The joy of making your own pizza dough not only...

Offbeat: Better labor practices could improve archaeological output —

Archaeological excavation has, historically, operated in a very hierarchical structure, according to archaeologist Allison Mickel. The history of the enterprise is deeply entangled...

Offbeat: Ranger motivation in dangerous African park —

A new study by WCS looks at the job satisfaction of front line conservation rangers working in challenging conditions at a national park...
Hhgregg Preparing For Bankruptcy Filing: Report

Hhgregg Preparing For Bankruptcy Filing: Report

HHGregg is reportedly preparing to file for bankruptcy. The Indianapolis-based retailer, which has sold appliances, electronics and furniture since 1955, has been struggling with severe...

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