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Dartmouth's ice control technology

Dartmouth engineering professor Victor Petrenko and his team have developed new ways to control or alter ice, making it sticky or slippery. Here are short Dartmouth videos of the technology at work.\r\n

November 1, 2007

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New & Noteworthy: Dartmouth shifts to Windows;

New & Noteworthy: Dartmouth shifts to Windows;

By June 7, 2002

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Fortune 500 companies give social media a thumbs-up

The world's top bankrollers are increasingly growing their social-media presence -- currently, 77 percent of Fortune 500 companies keep active Twitter accounts and 70 percent have a Facebook page.

By July 24, 2013

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Evidence of fire-raining comet discovered on Earth

Roughly 28 million years ago, a comet rained down a "shockwave of fire" over Egypt when it entered Earth's atmosphere and exploded, according to findings that offer the first concrete proof of such a phenomenon.

By October 8, 2013

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Zynga's Mark Pincus deemed year's 4th worst CEO

An annual list of the worst CEOs of 2012 gives the head of the embattled game maker another reason to wish for this year to end.

By December 18, 2012

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John McCarthy, creator of Lisp programming language, dies

Also a pioneer in artificial intelligence, McCarthy is credited with having coined the term in 1955.

By October 24, 2011

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Here's the Milky Way supernova you've never heard of

Newly measured distance to stellar debris in the northern sky links it more firmly to an explosion observers saw in 1181.

By August 30, 2013

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Mark Pincus: Not only nice guys finish last

Leo "The Lip" Durocher would have understood what drove Mark Pincus, Zynga's former CEO who finally paid a price for his sharp-tongued, sharp-elbowed approach.

By July 1, 2013

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Award-winning photo isn't a fake, say specialists

Specialists tapped by World Press Photo debunk an analysis that concluded that Paul Hansen's photo of children killed in Gaza was a composite of multiple images.

By May 14, 2013

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Microsoft gives cops tools to detect child porn

The software giant, along with a Swedish technology company, is providing photo-identification technology free of charge to law enforcement to help detect and thwart child abuse.

By March 19, 2012