Live/Work Org Strategies

submitted by: katiepsf

A look at the Creative Economy and its effect on the rising income gap. Deeper look at California Live/Work organizations in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego and the strategies that each live/work org is using to combat this gap

Cultures Magazine Launch Event - MWV84

submitted by: MicrobeWorld

Watch highlights from the Cultures Magazine Launch Event held on January 23, 2014 at American Society for Microbiology headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Cultures is a free, online, open-source publication available for viewing at www.asm.org/cultures.

Geospatial Exposure to Point-of-Sale Tobacco: Real-time craving and smoking-cessation outcomes

submitted by: tomkirchner
Background: Little is known about the factors that drive the association between point-of-sale marketing and behavior, because methods that directly link individual-level use outcomes to real-world point-of-sale exposure are only now beginning to be developed. Purpose: Daily outcomes during smoking cessation were examined as a function of both real-time geospatial exposure to point-of-sale tobacco (POST) and subjective craving to smoke. Methods: Continuous individual geospatial location data...
Authors: Thomas Kirchner, Jennifer Cantrell, Andrew Anesetti-Rothermel, Ollie Ganz, Donna Vallone, David Abrams

Fostering Partnership Between Government and Academe in the Pursuit of Renewable Energy Development

submitted by: UP Los Baños
Documentation of the seminar on "Fostering Partnership Between Government and Academe in the Pursuit of Renewable Energy Development" by Hon. Mario Marasigan, OIC Director IV, Renewable Energy Management Bureau, Department of Energy on July 24, 2013 at CEM ICOPED Auditorium, UPLB, College, Laguna. This seminar is part of CEM's 35th Foundation Day Celebrations this July 2013, with the theme “Building Business-Academe Partnerships in Entrepreneurship Towards a Vibrant Economy and...

Responsively Soluble Polymers as Tools in Green Chemistry

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Documentation of the seminar on "Responsively Soluble Polymers as Tools in Green Chemistry" by Dr. David E. Bergbreiter, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University at the Physical Sciences Building A-102, College of Arts and Sciences, UPLB, College, Laguna on July 22, 2013

Walk Scores and Transit Scores and Walking in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

submitted by: Jahirsch
Background: Walk Scores and Transit Scores are open-source measures of the neighborhood built environment to support walking (“walkability”) and access to transportation. Purpose: To investigate associations of Street Smart Walk Score and Transit Score with selfreported transport and leisure walking using data from a large multicity and diverse populationbased sample of adults. Methods: Data from a sample of 4552 residents of Baltimore MD, Chicago IL, Forsyth County NC, Los Angeles...
Authors: Jana Hirsch, Kari Moore, Kelly Evenson, Daniel Rodriguez, Ana Diez Roux