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pewresearch:

 Indian Americans are among the most highly educated racial or ethnic groups in the U.S. 70% of Indian Americans aged 25 and older had college degrees in 2010, by far the highest rate among the six Asian-American groups studied and 2.5 times the rate among the overall U.S. population. 

pewresearch:

 Indian Americans are among the most highly educated racial or ethnic groups in the U.S. 70% of Indian Americans aged 25 and older had college degrees in 2010, by far the highest rate among the six Asian-American groups studied and 2.5 times the rate among the overall U.S. population. 

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laboratoryequipment:

Droplets Can Move On Their Own

Droplets are simple spheres of fluid, not normally considered capable of doing anything on their own. But now, researchers have made droplets of alcohol move through water. In the future, such moving droplets may deliver medicines.

To be able to move on your own – to be self-moving – is a feature normally seen in living organisms. But also non-living entities can be self-moving, report researchers from Univ. of Southern Denmark and Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague, Czech Republic.

Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/videos/2014/09/droplets-can-move-their-own

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I had to dig around for the full text of the poem, which is available at the bottom of the link.

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tmcoutsidethebox:

Stop by and join the Education Club for Gina Damico’s talk tonight!!!

tmcoutsidethebox:

Stop by and join the Education Club for Gina Damico’s talk tonight!!!

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halftheskymovement:

The disturbing story of a young Ethiopian woman abused by her employers in Saudi Arabia is told through pictures. The story was based on a testimony BBC received earlier this year.

View more pictures via BBC News.

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Recess Research from Brock U

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Better rethink that fall beard

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"Remember that you are never ‘ready’ to write; writing is something you must make a conscious decision to do and then discipline yourself to follow through."

— Bogdan and Biklen, 1982

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Get 2600’s archives from 1987

mostlysignssomeportents:

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Emmanuel Goldstein from 2600 Magazine writes, “Volume 4 of The Hacker Digest has been put into PDF format, comprised of issues of 2600 Magazine from 1987.”

Read more…

PS - http://www.usinflationcalculator.com/ says that would be over $7000 in 2014 dollars, adjusting for inflation.

PPS - that’s MB, not GB, and we’re starting to measure things in TB.

PPPS - bonus points if you recognize a land-line phone!