Column: Confessions of a nerd

I've got a secret habit. It seems natural - healthy even - but I'm still embarrassed when I get caught. Of course, discretion is tough when the evidence is in my Internet search history. ...

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T. rex preferred left-overs, not fresh meals

If you are familiar with the Jurassic Park movies, you probably know that the Tyrannosaurus rex - T. rex - is portrayed as a fearsome hunter after any piece of meat. But what if this dinosaur was a scavenger and not a hunter? ...

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Building a map of the ocean floor

When Homo sapiens first gazed to the stars, we began to study, learn and catalogue the universe visible from Earth. That drive to investigate the cosmos left a gap in what we know of our own planet. We have mapped a higher percentage of the moon's surface than Earth's. Only seven percent of the ocean floor has been mapped to any useful degree. ...

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Radiation scare increases drug sales

U.S. poison control centers all over the nation are receiving reports of sickness in people taking the non-prescription drug potassium iodide (KI) to ward off possible internal contamination from radioactive waste. ...

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Column: Resume don’ts

It's easy to get caught up in the fast-paced quarter system and the paper-midterm-paper-final routine. But if you want a job after graduation, you have to find time in your busy schedule for career development. ...

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Column: Comeback

We all know what a comeback looks like - public figures like Britney Spears and Aerosmith have found their way back into the spotlight after a short little hiatus or slump. ...

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Aggie Daily Calendar

East Quad Farmer's Market; Food, Justice and You; Relay For Life Meeting; American Red Cross Club Meeting; Vet Aide Club Meeting; The Sonnet Project. ...

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Ask Katehi

Given Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal, we are likely to face more cuts in the future. Do you expect that more academic programs will be discontinued or merged? ...

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Tipsy Taxi reinstates Thursday service

Starting Thursday, Tipsy Taxi will be re-implementing Thursday taxi services and increasing fares to $3 each night. The Thursday service will be a pilot program this spring, and will continue into the 2011-2012 school year if successful. ...

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