The Race Is On To Find Organic Pesticides
Seed and pesticide makers like BASF, DuPont, Bayer and Monsanto are investing heavily to develop products incorporating organisms like bacteria and tiny fungi, which executives say can help plants avert pests.
10/22/2014 12:08:37am
Bosses Seek 'Critical Thinking,' but What Is That?
Critical thinking is a critical skill for young workers these days, but what bosses mean by that and how to measure it is less clear.
10/21/2014 07:38:59pm
Apple's iCloud Is Under Attack in China
Apple's iCloud service for users in mainland China has been hit by an attack that could allow perpetrators to intercept and see usernames, passwords and other personal data, activists and security analysts said.
10/21/2014 09:56:21pm
BOE Officials Gloomier on Economy
Bank of England officials grew gloomier about the U.K.'s economic prospects in October, citing increasing headwinds from overseas and a slowdown at home, according to minutes of this month's policy meeting.
10/22/2014 05:17:32am
McDonald's Struggles to Regain Its Cool in China
From a food-safety scandal to increased competition in the fast-food industry, McDonald's is struggling to revive its fortunes in China.
10/22/2014 05:46:35am
Johnson & Johnson to Begin Testing Ebola Vaccine in January
Johnson & Johnson said it would begin testing an Ebola-virus vaccine in humans in January and could have 250,000 doses available in May.
10/22/2014 05:07:09am
Peugeot Revenue Rises in Third Quarter
Peugeot Citroën said revenue rose in the third quarter, boosted by strong growth in Europe and China.
10/22/2014 05:22:11am
Luxembourg Tax Deals Under Pressure
Confidential arrangements for multinational companies like Amazon and Fiat save taxes but now are under pressure from the European Union.
10/22/2014 02:08:22am
Thai Industry's Outlook Dims
The outlook for Thailand's industrial sector is slowing after a uptick brought by the military coup that ended months of political unrest.
10/22/2014 05:07:49am
Harvard Law Graduates Top Salary Survey
At $201,000 a year, school's alumni earn more than those of any other U.S. graduate school by the midpoint in their careers, according to a survey by online salary-information company PayScale.
10/22/2014 02:00:07am
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - Oct 20th-24th 2014
Monday Oct 20th Dr. Gabe Mirkin Dr. Dr. Gabe Mirkin on Fitness & Health Facebook page Dr. Mirkin on Twitter Tuesday Oct 21st David Ickes Wednesday Oct 22nd Toasty Toddler Program Ghost Tour of The Mishler...
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Dial N Deal - October 17th 2014
Weslo Electric Treadmill in excellent condition - $70 Kenmore Portable Sewing Machine - $42.00 John, Altoona 944-7429 Bell & Howell Super 8 Projector lamp and motor work well, auto load, 8mm - FREE Bud, Altoona 944-5276 Gas Can...
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics Oct 13th-17th 2014
Monday Oct 13th James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday Oct 14th David Ickes Wednesday Oct 15th Dr. G. Terry Madonna Franklin & Marshall...
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