Liberty Insurance expected to replace Guinness as hurling sponsors

Guinness will remain as a proud partner of the GAA and Croke Park stadium. Photograph: Ross Land/Getty Images Guinness has ended its 18-year association with the All-Ireland Hurling Championship but will remain a proud partner of the GAA

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Things are looking up: Record astronomy lesson

NASA / Chris Gunn A full-scale model of the James Webb Space Telescope was on display from March 8-10 at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas.

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NASA Helps Make Guinness World Record for Largest Astronomy Lesson at SXSW

Newswise Looking up through hundreds of colored filters and spectral glasses, 526 people shattered the record for the Largest Astronomy Lesson. Under the Texas night sky, students were instructed on the lawn of the Long Center for the Performing Arts at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin on Sunday, March 10, 2013. In the spirit of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Coalition outreach at SXSW, NASA, the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), and Northrop Grumman organized the record-breaking event which was arbitrated by the Guinness World Records organization.

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Stig Severinsen – Guinness World Record – Longest Freedive Under Ice (236 feet) – in SPEEDOS! – Video




Stig Severinsen – Guinness World Record – Longest Freedive Under Ice (236 feet) – in SPEEDOS! Stig Severinsen, PhD in Medicine breaks the Guinness World Record for the longest freedive under ice on a single breath of air – (72 meters/236 feet) in Speedos! Guinness World Record Validation: www.guinnessworldrecords.com Learn more about freediving, safety, breathing techniques and mind control here: www.breatheology.comFrom:breatheologyViews:3 0ratingsTime:03:19More inSports (1) Continue reading →
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New Dean of Science has high hopes for his faculty

Selena Phillips-Boyle CHECKMATE The man who solved checkers is setting his sights on the Faculty of Science Artificial intelligence has been the focus of Jonathan Schaeffers research during his past 28 years at the University of Alberta, but his new role as Dean of Science will rely solely on his own intelligence. The Board of Governors appointed Schaeffer to the position last week, which will commence July 1 for a five-year term. Schaeffer succeeds Gregory Taylor, who had held the position since 2003.

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