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A Billionaire’s $65 Million Gift to Theoretical Physics by MICHAEL J. de la MERCED


By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Charles T. Munger, a longtime business partner of Warren Buffett, is donating $65 million to the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. 12 more words

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A Billionaire's $65 Million Gift to Theoretical Physics by MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED


By MICHAEL J. DE LA MERCED

Charles T. Munger, a longtime business partner of Warren Buffett, is donating $65 million to the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. 12 more words

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Donald A. Pels, Media Executive and Philanthropist, Dies at 86 by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

Mr. Pels, whose early investment in cellphone networks paid off for his company and for himself, had become a major philanthropist in his later years. 12 more words

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Oct. 30: Free Strategic Planning Workshop

WHO:
US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Nevada Partners


WHAT:
Strategic Planning Workshop for Nonprofit Organizations (no charge)

WHERE:
710 W. Lake Mead Blvd., Parlor B… 33 more words

Non-profit Management

Paul Allen to Give $100 Million to Tackle Ebola Crisis by STEPHANIE STROM


By STEPHANIE STROM

The Microsoft co-founder said he hoped to help coordinate disparate fund-raising efforts.

Published: October 23, 2014 at 08:00PM

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Illusions in the Cosmic Clouds

Pareidolia is the psychological phenomenon where people see recognizable shapes in clouds, rock formations, or otherwise unrelated objects or data. There are many examples of this phenomenon on Earth and in space. 187 more words

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Paid Notice: Deaths PRYOR, SAM by Unknown Author


By Unknown Author

PRYOR–Sam, 1928-2014. Samuel F. Pryor III passed away on Friday, October 17 at the age of 86 surrounded by his family. He was born in Greenwich, CT, attended the Taft School, Yale University, and the University of Pennsylvania Law… 13 more words

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