Archive: 07/03/2006

Love on the information suitor highway

Angie Vasconcellos started dating online two years ago before she moved to Arizona but broke off the relationship before it got too serious.

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iVillage wins big from NBC buyout

As venerable as NBC Universal may be with its vast empire of television and film networks, it is still not beyond buying out smaller, niche Internet companies catering to a targeted audience for a sizeable price tag.

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Interview: Alienware's gaming challenge

Childhood friends and Alienware co-founders Nelson Gonzalez and Alex Aguila never thought their love for computer games would lead to a place out of this world. Together, they have nurtured Alienware to become a major manufacturer ...

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Bats Have Complex Skills to Deal with 'Clutter'

A little clutter on the way to the refrigerator might mean taking a few extra seconds to navigate your way to a late night snack. For a bat flying around in the dark searching for a meal of insects, the “clutter” of things ...

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Americans don't expect healthcare reform

A Wall Street Journal-Harris Interactive healthcare poll suggests most Americans don't trust the Bush administration to reform the U.S. healthcare system.

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Oldest case of impacted wisdom teeth found

The earliest recorded case of impacted wisdom teeth belongs to the renowned "Magdalenian Girl," a nearly complete 13,000- to 15,000-year-old skeleton excavated in France in 1911and acquired by The Field Museum in 1926.

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Computer Science Professor Wins Oscar

And the Oscar goes to … Professor Demetri Terzopoulos! Terzopoulos, a status-only professor in computer science and electrical and computer engineering, walked the red carpet and received a technical achievement award Feb. ...

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Synthesis of Nanomaterials Leads to National Technology Award

Innovative research in the College of Engineering at the University of Arkansas has led to a local company receiving a national technology award. Frost & Sullivan honored NanoMech LLC for its nanostructured, cubic boron nitride ...

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Bottle feeding and obesity

Bottle-fed babies who graduate to solid food too early could be storing up weight problems for years to come.

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