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Report quantifies hydraulic fluid spills A new report from a project conducted by researchers from Duke University has quantified the spills of fluids used for the hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas wells in Colorado, New Mexico, North Dakota and Pennsylvania between 2005 and 2014. The report,
Petroleum News | 12 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Anchorage, Alaska
Police: Durham man caught trying to sell fake Duke-UNC tickets A 25-year-old Durham man has been charged with trying to sell counterfeit tickets to the March 4 basketball showdown between the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University. | 19 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Light-driven reaction converts carbon dioxide into fuel Duke University researchers have developed tiny nanoparticles that help convert carbon dioxide into methane using only ultraviolet light as an energy source. Having found a catalyst that can do this important chemistry using ultraviolet light, the team no
EurekAlert! | Feb 23, 2017 05:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Better brain connections make you creative, finds study Experts at Duke University have debunked the concept that right brained people are more creative. The study found that creativity depends on how well the two hemispheres communicate.
Mail Online | Feb 21, 2017 9:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
People far from urban lights, bright screens still skimp on sleep Screen time before bed can mess with your sleep. But people without TV and laptops skimp on sleep too, researchers say. A Duke University study of people living without electricity or artificial light in a remote farming village in Madagascar finds they g
EurekAlert! | Feb 16, 2017 05:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Judge says Duke must reinstate student suspended over alleged date rape A Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday that Duke University must rescind its suspension of a soccer player accused of violating the school's sexual misconduct policy. | Feb 15, 2017 9:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Duke official denies treating soccer player accused of date rape unfairly A Duke University administrator said Monday that the school's policies and procedures for handling a sex assault allegation were properly carried out in a case involving a Duke soccer player who was suspended based on an accusation that he raped a female | Feb 13, 2017 11:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Duke Joins Sixteen Universities in Opposing Trump's Travel Ban On Monday, Duke University filed a legal brief in opposition to President Trump's contested refugee ban and travel restrictions. The school joined sixteen other universities in filing the amicus brief, which allows non-litigants to state their views on an
Independent Weekly | Feb 13, 2017 10:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Durham, North Carolina
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Cockeyed squid has lopsided eyes to see in the dark A team of researchers from Duke University, North Carolina, watched strawberry squids swimming in over 150 videos gathered by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.
Mail Online | Feb 13, 2017 12:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Insider Q&A: Duke University expert James Cox on SEC future Insider Q&A: Duke University expert James Cox on SEC future in Trump administration. | Feb 12, 2017 5:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Wichita Falls, Texas