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No more nerds, sex bombs: Female animators draw away clichés

NO MORE NERDS, SEX BOMBS: FEMALE ANIMATORS DRAW AWAY CLICHÉS

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. - The California Institute of the Arts was created partly by Walt Disney's desire to bring more top-flight animators...

Sundance vets Elijah Wood and Melanie Lynskey explain why they seek out unique stories

SUNDANCE VETS ELIJAH WOOD AND MELANIE LYNSKEY EXPLAIN WHY THEY SEEK OUT UNIQUE STORIES

Allyson Riigs/Sundance Institute Elijah Wood and Melanie Lynskey are very familiar with trudging through the snow at the Sundance Film...

 
 
 

OPEN SCIENCE AT AN INSTITUTIONAL LEVEL: AN INTERVIEW WITH GUY ROULEAU

The director of the Montreal Neurological Institute , Guy Rouleau, discusses the recent announcement that the MNI will be completely...

 
 
 
IIHS awards 2017 Audi A3, BMW 2-, 3-Series with Top Safety Pick+

IIHS AWARDS 2017 AUDI A3, BMW 2-, 3-SERIES WITH TOP SAFETY PICK+

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has bestowed it Top Safety Pick+ status on BMW's 2-Series and 3-Series models and the Audi...

These 8 simple rules are the Sparknotes version of everything you need to know about personal finance

THESE 8 SIMPLE RULES ARE THE SPARKNOTES VERSION OF EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PERSONAL FINANCE

Gleb Leonov/Strelka Institute/Flickr Personal finance can be daunting, but familiarizing yourself with basic money concepts - like...

 
 
 
BMW's 2017 2-Series And 3-Series Earn Top Scores From IIHS

BMW'S 2017 2-SERIES AND 3-SERIES EARN TOP SCORES FROM IIHS

After it went through some structural improvements last November, the 2017 BMW 3-Series now qualifies for the Insurance Institute for...

Cutting calories could reduce your risk of disease by 40%

CUTTING CALORIES COULD REDUCE YOUR RISK OF DISEASE BY 40%

A study on monkeys by the University of Wisconsin and the National Institutes on Ageing found we would all lower our risk of age-related...

 
 
 
Men and women are equally vulnerable to domestic abuse online

MEN AND WOMEN ARE EQUALLY VULNERABLE TO DOMESTIC ABUSE ONLINE

WOCinTech Chat/flickr Domestic abuse is not a new problem in the U.S. On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused...

Abortions in US drop to lowest level since 1974

ABORTIONS IN US DROP TO LOWEST LEVEL SINCE 1974

The report, which counted 926,200 abortions in 2014, was released on Tuesday by the Guttmacher Institute. It concluded the drop is...

 
 
 
'Fasting' for 12 hours every night is key to losing weight

'FASTING' FOR 12 HOURS EVERY NIGHT IS KEY TO LOSING WEIGHT

Not eating after 5pm and before 8am really does play a role in allowing people to lose weight, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...

 
 
 

NEW STUDY REVEALS THE STRUCTURE OF DNA HELICASE AT THE REPLICATION FORK

Scientists at Van Andel Research Institute and Rockefeller University have successfully described a crucial structure involved in DNA...

NEW TOOLS WILL DRIVE GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF WHEAT GENES

Howard Hughes Medical Institute scientists have developed a much-needed genetic resource that will greatly accelerate the study of...

 
 
 

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOW - CFD - RHEOLOGY

Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering/ Institute of Materials Science Institution: University of Connecticut Applications...

Ringling Bros. Circus Shutting Down after 146 years

RINGLING BROS. CIRCUS SHUTTING DOWN AFTER 146 YEARS

Billed as “The Greatest Show on Earth,” the famous Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus has long been a cultural institution in...

 
 
 

TOWARDS THE 10-YEAR MILESTONE OF JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

October 10th, 2016 marked the 9th anniversary for the Journal of Biological Engineering , the official journal of Institute of Biological...

Tech billionaire Peter Thiel no longer thinks his dream of a floating libertarian utopia is realistic

TECH BILLIONAIRE PETER THIEL NO LONGER THINKS HIS DREAM OF A FLOATING LIBERTARIAN UTOPIA IS REALISTIC

Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York Times Peter Thiel has all but given up on his dream of a libertarian utopia in the middle...

 
 
 
Top ten tourism cities of the world list

TOP TEN TOURISM CITIES OF THE WORLD LIST

As per a list released by the China Institute of City Competitiveness, Paris was mentioned as the best tourism city in the world. China...

Don't Blame the Weather for Your Aches and Pains

DON'T BLAME THE WEATHER FOR YOUR ACHES AND PAINS

New research from The George Institute for Global Health has revealed the weather plays no part in the symptoms associated with either...