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Game theory used to explain social interactions of cancer cells

Science Daily: The interactions of cancer cells may be explained by using game theory. The Public Goods Game is part of game theory and is used in economics as a model to analyze the provision of common goods. 47 more words


Case Solution for From PPG to Vancl: Business Model Evolution of Online Apparel Retailing

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Case Name :      From PPG to Vancl: Business Model Evolution of Online Apparel Retailing

Authors :           Xiaobo Wu, Xubo Bai… 174 more words


Kent Hovind Update: 29 Jan 2015

Once again we bring you an update about Kent Hovind (a/k/a “Dr. Dino,” as he styles himself). Wikipedia describes Hovind’s conviction for tax evasion… 549 more words


Sorry but your sex life is boring. Book Review - Sex On Earth, Jules Howard.

Sex on Earth is a fun romp through the animal kingdom that is hard to put down. Accurate but not academic, Howard surveys the animal kingdom for what is weird, wild, and, ultimately, normal. 257 more words


Why are scams more common on the Right than the Left?

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Since the tea party burst onto the political landscape in 2009, the conservative movement has been plagued by an explosion of PACs that critics say exist mostly to pad the pockets of the consultants who run them….A POLITICO analysis of reports filed with the Federal Election Commission covering the 2014 cycle found that 33 PACs that court small donors with tea party-oriented email and direct-mail appeals raised $43 million — 74 percent of which came from small donors.

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The Paleo Diet

The paleo idea is that we should eat what our ancestors ate before the invention of agriculture. It’s based on sound evolutionary reasoning and fair bit of empirical evidence. 249 more words

The evolutionary perks of invasion

Rapid evolution of a species after invasion of its habitat from a closely related species seems to be entirely possible. This was observed on a lizard, the green anole… 717 more words