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BBC – Culture – Abdus Salam: the Muslim science genius forgotten by history

In 1979, Pakistani scientist Abdus Salam won the Nobel Prize for Physics. His life’s work was key to defining a theory of particle physics still used today, and it laid the groundwork for the 2012 discovery of the Higgs boson – the particle responsible for giving all other particles mass. Salam was the first Pakistani to …

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Chaplin, cooking, eco… a versatile genius to friends | Kolkata News

Kolkata: Abhijit Pathak, partner at the CA firm in Dalhousie, has stopped taking calls since Monday afternoon. His phone hasn’t stopped ringing ever since his friend Abhijit Banerjee’s name was announced as the Nobel co-winner for economics this year. “It is his achievement but people are congratulating me. But it is overwhelming to know that …

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Springdale Team Representing U.S. At Global Robotics Competition | Fort Smith/Fayetteville News

Please enable Javascript to watch this video SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KFSM) — The Don Tyson School of Innovation robotics team will be representing the United States in the FIRST Global Robotics Challenge happening in Dubai this October. Out of 7,000 teams in America, the students from Springdale were chosen. “We’re more than a robotics team,” said …

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Results of statewide CAASPP assessment tests released for each school district

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The results from the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress State summative assessments have officially been released for every school district in the state. California State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tony Thurmond, announced the statewide results which highlights English language arts/literacy and mathematics in each school district. Thurmond also expressed his …

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Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota Receives grant for new program

“The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota has become a very popular destination for children and families seeking hands-on learning experiences,” the museum’s Education and Program Manager Chris McEachron said. “We are excited to roll out our first program supported by this grant, which will focus on pumpkin science and decorating. In Cecil’s Imagineering Loft, children …

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Students Urged To Choose STEM Subjects To Halt Climate Change As New KPMG Report Highlights

Call to action to society comes at launch of new wind energy report highlighting significant social, health and economic benefits of accelerated drive to renewable energy Markus Tacke identifies the lack of interest among students in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) as a potential obstacle to fight climate change in the near future  Accelerating …

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