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Microsoft hires former Clinton adviser Penn as corporate VP

The former adviser to Bill Clinton will join Microsoft as a corporate VP in charge of strategic and special projects, reporting to CEO Steve Ballmer.

By July 19, 2012

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Tiny rocket ships drive into human cells, could deliver drugs

Researchers at Penn State University explore the insides of our cells with nano-sized, rocket-shaped metal projectiles powered by sound.

By February 10, 2014

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The smaller the cereal flake, the more you'll eat

Committed researchers at Penn State discover that the size of your flake dictates the size of your intake. Oddly, though, the smaller the flake, the more you'll want to eat.

By March 26, 2014

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Microsoft confirms Bates, Reller to exit company

Executives Tony Bates and Tami Reller will be leaving the software giant, and Mark Penn, creator of the "Scroogled" ad campaign, will now be chief strategy officer.

By March 3, 2014

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Research gets hands-on with fingerprint evaluation

Three inexpensive programs could help determine the quality of fingerprints far better than what humans are capable of, researchers at Penn State say.

By July 3, 2013

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Police chief defends posting anti-government YouTube videos

Mark Kessler, police chief of Gilberton, Penn., insists it's his First Amendment right to post videos showing him shooting weapons, calling opponents "libtards," and criticizing Secretary of State John Kerry.

By July 24, 2013

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Can a former Clinton spinmeister make Microsoft cool?

Political operative Mark Penn helped Bill and Hillary Clinton; Tony Blair; and Bill Gates. Can he do as much to help Microsoft?

By July 21, 2012

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Report: Aliens might destroy us because of our gases

A report from three researchers at Penn State suggests the Earth's rising greenhouse gases could make aliens believe we are an ever-increasing, ever-expanding threat.

By August 18, 2011

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Researchers reprogram brain cells into heart cells

Penn researchers are the first to directly convert a non-heart cell type into a heart cell via RNA transfer, managing to change both a brain cell and a skin cell into a heart cell.

By July 8, 2011

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Olympus debuts PEN E-PM1 with lots of free cams

If you live in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto, Miami, or Lehigh Valley, Penn., you might receive a free, brand new PEN E-PM1 camera to try out as part of the Olympus PEN Ready Project.

By September 22, 2011