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Yvonne Brill, pioneer in spacecraft propulsion, dies at 88 – Washington Post

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Edmonton Journal

Yvonne Brill, pioneer in spacecraft propulsion, dies at 88
Washington Post
Yvonne Brill, a pioneer in spacecraft propulsion who suspended a promising career to raise three children, and then returned to work full-time to achieve her greatest engineering successes, died March 27 at a hospital in Princeton, N.J. She was 88. She had
Yvonne Brill, a Pioneering Rocket Scientist, Dies at 88New York Times
New York Times Changes Sexist Obit About Scientist Yvonne BrillDaily Beast
Beef over female rocket scientist’s obit prompts Times to change itYahoo! Canada Shine (blog)
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Exxon cleans up Arkansas oil spill; Keystone plan assailed – Reuters

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Washington Post

Exxon cleans up Arkansas oil spill; Keystone plan assailed
Reuters
By Kristen Hays and Matthew Robinson. Sun Mar 31, 2013 6:14pm EDT. (Reuters) – Exxon Mobil on Sunday continued cleanup of a pipeline spill that spewed thousands of barrels of heavy Canadian crude in Arkansas as opponents of oil sands development
Arkansas Town Hit By Oil SpillWall Street Journal
Exxon Mobil pipeline leaks ‘a few thousand’ barrels of crude oil in ArkansasWashington Post
Crews recover 12000 barrels of oil, water after pipeline leak in central ArkansasThe Republic
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Low tide traps workhorse fire boat beneath pier – My Fox Boston

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WCVB Boston

Low tide traps workhorse fire boat beneath pier
My Fox Boston
BOSTON (AP) – A former U.S. Coast Guard boat that escorted Old Ironsides across Boston Harbor and survived blizzards and nor’easters may have been done in by an extremely low tide. Chief Paul E. Flanagan told The Boston Herald that the 32-foot
Town’s fire boat takes on water, tips under pierWCVB Boston
Low tide does in Winthrop’s fire boatBoston Herald

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US District Judge dismisses case against big banks over Libor manipulation – Gant Daily

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Sky News Australia

US District Judge dismisses case against big banks over Libor manipulation
Gant Daily
New York, NY, United States (4E) – A U.S. District judge made a ruling dismissing antitrust claims against big banks including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Barclays Plc and Bank of America Corp. in lawsuits that they allegedly manipulated the London interbank
Judge Dismisses Antitrust Claims in Libor SuitsWall Street Journal
Judge Rejects Much of Libor Lawsuit Against BanksNew York Times
Banks Win Dismissal of Substantial Portion of Libor SuiBloomberg
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Secrets of Jumbo Squid Discovered Via “Crittercam” – Latinos Post

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Latinos Post

Secrets of Jumbo Squid Discovered Via “Crittercam”
Latinos Post
One of the giants of the ocean is revealing long-held secrets about its life, thanks to an underwater video camera. Researchers from Stanford University’s Hopkins Marine Station are using a “Crittercam” developed by National Geographic Society to follow one
Camera Attached To Jumbo Squid Reveals Creatures’ Secrets (VIDEO)Nature World News
Hidden Camera Captures Rare Moments of What Squids See UnderwaterScience World Report
Here’s What The World Looks Like If You’re A Humboldt SquidGeekosystem
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