The Chengdu Panda Base and the WWF, are seeking six panda enthusiasts eager to engage in an adventure of a lifetime. A rigorous process will select the most creative and committed participants that, for one year, will be the “world spokesperson” for the protection of giant pandas.
Education for Change, in collaboration with The Research Partnership, has been engaged by the British Library and the JISC to undertake a groundbreaking 3-year study on the research behaviour of the 'Generation Y' scholar.
I think everyone would agree that soccer referees have a very difficult job. They have to keep a close eye on a fast-moving game in which incidents often occur away from the ball, and need to make decisions in an instant which in high-profile games will be endlessly dissected by pundits and fans...
New calculations reveal that the number of species on Earth is likely to be in the order of several million rather than tens of millions.
Over the past few months, Twitter has experienced explosive growth, attracting celebrity users such as Oprah, and a growing mountain of media and blog coverage. Sysomos Inc. conducted an extensive study to document Twitter's growth and how people are using it.