Topic: University of Massachusetts Amherst
When using Bing and Google, eliminate words that search engines will regard as noise, or that introduce ambiguity.
10/04/2010 05:11 pm
To combat prostitution and sex trafficking, Sweden made it illegal to buy sexual services in 1999. Its record since then stands out amid the failures of legalized prostitution elsewhere in Europe.
09/07/2010 01:21 pm
A new study of the physics of wrinkles – on our clothes or skin – helps iron out some of the uncertainty.
07/29/2010 05:46 pm
BP's gulf oil spill response plan lists the walrus as a local species. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is furious.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is angry and frustrated at BP's 2009 response plan for a Gulf of Mexico oil spill, which lists walruses, sea otters, sea lions, and seals as 'sensitive biological resources' and names a man who died in 2005 as a national wildlife expert.
06/09/2010 07:19 pm
Only four states lost jobs in April, according to the Department of Labor. All four were in New England.
05/21/2010 05:21 pm
They're hurting the mainstream economy and providing 'a hundred trillion [dollars] of worthless activity'
02/08/2010 02:25 pm
The small college town of Amherst, Mass., voted to accept detainees released from the Guantánamo detention camp in Cuba. Congress has previously voted that Guantánamo detainees will not be allowed to settle in the US.
11/05/2009 12:00 am
A new study shows that the butterflies' antennae are key.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
With no Kennedy in the running, expect a crowded Democratic field.
09/08/2009 01:00 am
Most of the potential Democratic candidates have more than $1 million available. But for those who officially enter the race, more fundraising may be necessary.
09/02/2009 01:00 am