Monthly Archives: February 2012

How Dolphins Say Hello

Wired News February 29, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins have a knack for language. They can understand both the meaning and the order of words conveyed through human hand gestures—correctly putting an item on the right side of their tank into a

How Dolphins Say Hello

Wired News February 29, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins have a knack for language. They can understand both the meaning and the order of words conveyed through human hand gestures—correctly putting an item on the right side of their tank into a

William Hamilton, the God-is-dead theologian, dies in Portland

The Oregonian February 29, 2012 William Hamilton, the retired theologian who declared in the 1960s that God was dead, died Tuesday in his downtown Portland apartment. He was 87. Hamilton said he’d been haunted by questions about God since he

William Hamilton, the God-is-dead theologian, dies in Portland

The Oregonian February 29, 2012 William Hamilton, the retired theologian who declared in the 1960s that God was dead, died Tuesday in his downtown Portland apartment. He was 87. Hamilton said he’d been haunted by questions about God since he

Nice to Meet eet eet You

ScienceNOW February 28, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins have a knack for language. … A new study shows that dolphins use their own unique calls, known as signature whistles, to introduce themselves to others when meeting at sea. … The study also

Nice to Meet eet eet You

ScienceNOW February 28, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins have a knack for language. … A new study shows that dolphins use their own unique calls, known as signature whistles, to introduce themselves to others when meeting at sea. … The study also

Dolphins at Sea Greet Each Other

Discovery News February 28, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins swap signature whistles with each other when they meet in the open sea, a new study reports, suggesting that these marine mammals engage in something akin to a human conversation. … Heidi Harley,

Dolphins at Sea Greet Each Other

Discovery News February 28, 2012 Bottlenose dolphins swap signature whistles with each other when they meet in the open sea, a new study reports, suggesting that these marine mammals engage in something akin to a human conversation. … Heidi Harley,

“Cooking at the Crossroads with Pauline and John” – New Music/New College March 2 & 3, 2012

Anything Arts February 27, 2012 This new work for bands, solo instruments, voices and kitchen utensils is a celebratory gesture. It is a creation that takes the act of smiling, most seriously. There will appear references from the musical canon

“Cooking at the Crossroads with Pauline and John” – New Music/New College March 2 & 3, 2012

Anything Arts February 27, 2012 This new work for bands, solo instruments, voices and kitchen utensils is a celebratory gesture. It is a creation that takes the act of smiling, most seriously. There will appear references from the musical canon

New Music New College Crossroads 4: The Meeting of the Minds Festival, March 2 & 3

Anything Arts February 27, 2012 The contemporary music series New Music New College has announced that one of its Crossroads 4 concerts will be dedicated to the memory of Sam Rivers, the late great saxophone player who was originally scheduled

New Music New College Crossroads 4: The Meeting of the Minds Festival, March 2 & 3

Anything Arts February 27, 2012 The contemporary music series New Music New College has announced that one of its Crossroads 4 concerts will be dedicated to the memory of Sam Rivers, the late great saxophone player who was originally scheduled

Mission Green Wants FAU to Add a Green Fee to Students’ Tuition and Fees

University Press February 27, 2012 FAU has been experiencing budget cuts for the past four years, and Mission Green (MGSA) might have a way to help. The plan is to add a green fee to students’ tuition by 2013. This

Mission Green Wants FAU to Add a Green Fee to Students’ Tuition and Fees

University Press February 27, 2012 FAU has been experiencing budget cuts for the past four years, and Mission Green (MGSA) might have a way to help. The plan is to add a green fee to students’ tuition by 2013. This