Betting College Basketball’s Biggest Games: No. 1 Tennessee at No. 5 Kentucky

Kentucky’s PJ Washington (25) shoots while defended by Kansas’ Marcus Garrett (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. (AP Photo/James Crisp) photocredit: ASSOCIATED PRESS Saturday’s SEC showdown between No. 1 Tennessee (23-1) and No. 5 Kentucky (20-4) will be one of the most watched […]

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Science Agencies to Get Boost Under New US Budget

ABOVE: © ISTOCK.COM, PGLAM The spending bill passed by the US House and Senate yesterday (February 14) to avert a government shutdown increases appropriations for several science-related government agencies. Others, including certain programs at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), will see a decline. According […]

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Open-science model for drug discovery expands to neurodegenerative diseases

Medicines 4 Neurodegenerative Diseases (M4ND Pharma) will pursue promising new genetic drug targets for these intractable nervous system disorders, thanks to $1.5 million from the Krembil Foundation. It will be the world’s second drug discovery company committed to open science after Medicines 4 Kids (M4K Pharma), which launched in 2017 to develop a novel drug […]

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