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Today’s Answer: Rocky Winner: Mike Today’s winner is Mike!  He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Tai  chi,  a traditional Chinese martial art, may do more than keep seniors strong, flexible and mobile. A new study from China found that practicing tai chi three times a week can increase brain volume and improve both memory and cognitive function. Researchers at Shanghai’s Fudan University and a team from the University of South […]

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Adjective: Jocose  (joh-KOHSS) Definition: 1. Given to joking: merry 2. Characterized by joking: humorous Sample sentence: Rachel has the kind of jocose personality that can liven up even the dullest of parties.

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Today’s Answer: The Fast and The Furious Winner: Diane Today’s winner is Diane!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Verb: Juxtapose  (JUCKS-tah-pohs) Definition: To place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast. Sample sentence: The exhibition was a chance to juxtapose Picasso’s early drawings with some of his later works.

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Researchers in Germany have coined the term “social jet lag” to describe the discrepancy between our biological clocks and the modern demands on our time. Keeping pace in society sometimes requires working indoors before dawn and late at night – practices that evolution does not equip us for. Not only does this discrepancy cost us […]

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Today is the today! Tickets to see Bill Nye talk at the Vandament Arena went on sale today at NMU EZ ticket outlets.  Nye is coming to speak on Thursday September 20th at 7pm and is organized by the Honors Student Organization.   The prices are $5 for NMU Students and $10 for the general public. […]

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Today’s Answer: Superman: The Movie Winner: Kim Today’s winner is Kim!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Adjective: Ecstatic  (ek-STAT-ik) Definition: Of, relating to, or marked by rapturous delight. Sample sentence: Naomi’s face was ecstatic as she accepted first prize in the essay contest.

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Two dietary supplements may be helpful in addressing age-related damage to the neck and spinal cord. Researchers at UCLA have shown that two natural compounds – curcumin in the Indian curry spice turmeric and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 fatty acid found in fish oil – appeared to offset the effects of a spinal injury in […]

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