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Predicting Disease Tracking Probabilities

A newly developed algorithm is telling scientists where disease outbreaks may occur in the future.
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-- Feb 24, 2017




Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.



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Senator is silenced over criticism

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This week's word in the news: MOCK

DEFINITION:
Pretended; sham; counterfeit.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
One Twitter user said, ‘‘After the terrible events #lastnightinSweden, IKEA have sold out of this’’ and posted a mock Ikea instruction manual on how to build a ‘‘Border Wall.’’
The Boston Globe -- 02/20/2017