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Rescue in Copiapo!!!

As Austinites tuck themselves into bed, the first Chilean miners emerge from the earth via the tight rescue cage. An amazing night!

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October 12, 2010 | | By Doris | Comments Off

An experiment

Over the weekend, during a mini-study break (that is, procrastination moment) I sorted my Gmail messages by date and started reviewing the earliest messages on this account.

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October 12, 2010 | | By Doris | Comments Off

A Genoese Sailor Walks Into a Bar…

Are we still celebrating Columbus Day?

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October 12, 2010 | | By Doris | 2 Comments

The Coolest Grad Student…EVER!

Whoa, I thought I was busy.

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October 12, 2010 | | By Doris | Comments Off

Nobel Prize Shoutout!

Just wanted to give respect to Andre Geim and K.S. Novoselov for winning the Nobel Prize in physics for their work on Graphene, a one-atom thick network of Carbon atoms. They helped pioneer the field of materials research and nanotechnology that is quickly becoming a hot topic in science today.

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October 12, 2010 | | By Bill | Comments Off

BMES 2010

Last weekend was really relaxing since the week before that was a very hectic exam week in most of my classes. I didn’t go to ACL after going last year for a number of reasons, but I wish I had  gotten a one-day pass for Saturday to see the xx and Muse. Anyways, I’ll hopefully go next year.

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October 12, 2010 | | By Bill | Comments Off

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