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first_imgJONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State will return to Sun Belt play with a men’s basketball game against Texas-Arlington.The Red Wolves will host the Mavericks in Jonesboro on Thursday night. Arkansas State takes a 10-15 record into the game, including a 5-11 league mark. UTA is 15-11 and 9-7.After a trip to Texas State this weekend, Arkansas State will close out its regular season with home games against South Alabama and Louisiana-Lafayette.Anthony Livingston is leading Arkansas State with 14.8 points and 9.7 rebounds per game. P.J. Hardwick is averaging five assists per game.last_img read more

first_imgTransport Sports Club (TSC) made a strong statement at the weekend after registering a high-profile win over the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) in the ongoing Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) Noble House Seafoods Generation Next U-19, 100-over competition.  TSC on Saturday defeated the Demerara Cricket Club by 22 runs in a low-scoring affair at DCC.TSC, after winning the toss and electing to bat, were dismissed for 99 with Joel Spooner hammering six fours and a six in a top score of 38. DCC’s bowling effort was spearheaded by Daniel Mootoo (3-10), Muniram Singh (3-18), Dequan Bamfield (2-22), and Ashmead Nedd 2/17. The hosts, in response, could only muster 77 before being dismissed as Jonathan Adams bagged (5-11) to lead his side over the line. He got support from Joel Spooner (2-13) and Akeem Clarke (3-28). The Thomas Land Club on Sunday drew their encounter against Queen’s College.TSC, batting first, piled on 361 for nine declared from 43 overs with Spooner cracking 126 which included 11 sixes and 10 fours. He shared in the runs fiesta with national under- 19 player Adrian Hinds who stroked an even century with five sixes and eight fours. Alex Persaud was also in the runs with 43.   Vickash Jaikaran (3-60) was the leading wicket-taker for QC who reached 175 for 7 in 41 overs before rain had the final say in the match, preventing another TSC win. However, there were glimpses of joy for the students as Elnathan Suknandan stroked an unbeaten 66 while Akeem Clarke (3-37) provided penetration with the ball for TSC.last_img read more

first_imgLennox ‘2 Sharp’ Allen suffered his first professional defeat via unanimous decision at the hands of Cuban/American, David Morrell Saturday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. The scorecards read (120-108), (119-109) and (118-110) all scored heavily in favour of Morrell who earned the interim version of the World Boxing Association (WBA) super middleweight title.Calls and messages to the Brooklyn based Allen for an immediate reaction went answered.The lopsided loss leaves Allen with a record of 22-1-1 (14KOs), suffering his first defeat in a pro career marred by inactivity. Morrell advances to 3-0 (2KOs) with the win, earning an interim version of a super middleweight title whose true claimant is England’s Callum Smith. The WBA’s “regular” champion at the weight is Canelo Alvarez, while the “super” champion is Smith.With the win, Morrell, 22, becomes the mandatory challenger for the world title.last_img read more

first_imgWinnerChemistryEvolution of nanostructural architecture in 7000 series aluminium alloys during strengthening by age-hardening and severe plastic deformation Cutting sequences on veech surfaces Reader FavoritePhysicsThe sun creates a lot of energy by hydrogen fusion. Scientists are investigating fusion, building our own “sun on earth,” as a sustainable energy source on earth. Read moreRianne ‘t Hoen Governance of natural resources and development of local economies in rural areas: the Social Network Analysis and other instruments for good governance indicators BiologyWe imagined the situation of the people with stroke, who cannot move their limbs properly because of overactivity in antagonistic muscles (spastic cocontraction) whenever they try to command their agonists. Read moreMaria Vinti Spastic cocontraction in spastic paresis: biomechanical and physiological characterizationcenter_img Social ScienceMy Ph.D. research tries to develop a methodology for the evaluation of good local governance of natural resources in rural areas, and in particular it focuses mainly on three aspects. Read moreRiccardo Da Re PhysicsIn the first minute of this video, the dancer (Libby) shows how two pentagons are glued together to make a surface. This is the key idea of the video—the explaining of science, wordlessly, through dance.  Read moreDiana Davis Peter Liddicoat, a materials scientist at the University of Sydney in Australia, admits to being a shy researcher, “more comfortable hiding behind the computer monitor.” So when his labmates urged him to take part in the “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest, he was reluctant. But he finally caved in to the pressure. “A turning point was my boss’s enthusiastic laughter when encouraging me to do it,” Liddicoat says, “and the realization that this would tackle head-on the ominous question, ‘So what is your Ph.D. about?’ “That encouragement paid off. Liddicoat is the winner, announced today, of the chemistry prize and the grand prize of the 2012 Dance Your Ph.D. contest. 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Liddicoat’s is titled “Evolution of nanostructural architecture in 7000 series aluminium alloys during strengthening by age-hardening and severe plastic deformation.” But after 6 months of preparation, and the help of dozens of friends, he turned his Ph.D. into a burlesque artwork. The performance employs juggling, clowning, and a big dance number—representing the crystal lattices that he studies with atomic microscopy.This is the 5th year of the Dance Your Ph.D. contest sponsored by Science and AAAS. The competition challenges scientists around the world to explain their research through the most jargon-free medium available: interpretive dance. The 36 Ph.D. dances submitted this year include techniques such as ballet, break dancing, and flaming hula hoops. Those were whittled down to 12 finalists by the past winners of the contest. Those finalists were then scored by a panel of judges that included scientists, educators, and dancers.This year’s contest sees the first category win for a Ph.D. dance based on pure mathematics. Diana Davis is in the midst of a Ph.D. in geometry and dynamical systems at Brown University. She studies geodesic flow on regular polygons. “It’s actually very related to billiards,” Davis says, “like what happens if you roll a ball on a pool table and it bounces around, assuming that there is no friction and it goes forever.” The math for describing that system has applications in cosmology where, for example, one hypothetical shape of the universe is a twisted three-dimensional torus—in which a spaceship traveling in one direction will eventually return to the same spot, but upside down. For translating her mathematical theorem into dance, Davis has won $500 and top honors in the physics category.Europe also had a strong showing this year. Riccardo Da Re, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Padua in Italy, won the social science category and $500 for a dance based on his Ph.D. work on social networks in rural economies. And Maria Vinti, a physiology Ph.D. student at the Laboratoire de Biomécanique, Arts et Métiers, Paris Institute of Technology, scooped the $500 biology prize for dressing up her performers in full-body unitards and elastic straps to explain her Ph.D. thesis, “Spastic co-contraction in spastic paresis: Biomechanical and physiological characterization.”Our readers picked their own favorite dance this year—and surprisingly it wasn’t one of the winners chosen by the judges. The winner of the Popular Choice award is Rianne ‘t Hoen, for the dance based on her Ph.D. thesis, “Deuterium retention in tungsten.”Winners by CategoryDeuterium retention in tungsten The judges for this year’s contest:Nicholas Christakis, sociologist, Harvard UniversityJean Berko Gleason, psychologist, Boston UniversityAlbion Lawrence, string theorist, Brandeis UniversityJonathan Garlic, molecular biologist, Tufts UniversityErez Lieberman Aiden, mathematician, Harvard UniversityPaul Ginsparg, physicist, Cornell UniversityKeith Nelson, chemist, MITSuzanne Walsh, program officer, Gates FoundationMatt Kent, associate artistic director, PilobolusEmily Kent, coordinator, Pilobolus InstituteRenee Jaworski, associate artistic director, Piloboluslast_img read more

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