Archive: 07/15/2010

Brain size associated with longevity

Mammals with larger brains in relation to body size tend to live longer. This is the conclusion reached by researchers at the Centre for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications (CREAF), affiliated to ...

dateJul 15, 2010 in Evolution
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EU OK with Google-Dutch Library deal

(AP) -- The European Commission said Thursday it does not object to Google digitizing 160,000 books in the archives of the National Library of the Netherlands if they will be made publicly available.

dateJul 15, 2010 in Internet
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Facebook page that praised UK killer taken down

(AP) -- A Facebook fan page that glorified a dead killer was removed by its creator Thursday after it drew sharp criticism from Britain's prime minister and put the social networking site in an uncomfortable ...

dateJul 15, 2010 in Internet
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FCC seeks to boost rural health care program use

(AP) -- Federal regulators are proposing changes to expand use of the $400 million government program that subsidizes Internet services at hospitals, clinics and other health care facilities in rural areas.

dateJul 15, 2010 in Telecom
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