CHRIS PEDOTA/staff photographer Lt. Matthew Tiedemann, the Bergen County Office of Emergency Management coordinator, talking about the newer cars that carry Bakken crude oil at the summit for first responders. Local firefighters warned Bergen County officials on Monday that they don’t have the manpower, equipment …

CD8 T cells are known for becoming attuned to fight a specific pathogen (‘adaptive immunity’), but a new study shows that in that process they also become first-responders that can fend off a variety of other invaders (‘innate immunity’). The findings suggest that innate immunity …

Adults typically believe that life gets better — today is better than yesterday was and tomorrow will be even better than today. A new study shows that even depressed individuals believe in a brighter future, but this optimistic belief may not lead to better outcomes. …

October 21, 2014 Where News Audiences Fit on the Political Spectrum Where do Americans get their news about politics and government? And how does the media environment intersect with political polarization? A Pew Research Center study based on a representative online survey finds striking differences …

October 21, 2014 Political Polarization & Media Habits By Amy Mitchell, Jeffrey Gottfried, Jocelyn Kiley and Katerina Eva Matsa When it comes to getting news about politics and government, liberals and conservatives inhabit different worlds. There is little overlap in the news sources they turn …

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A. Van Jordan, RU-N’s first Henry Rutgers Presidential Professor, and Professor It’s hard to say which has changed more since the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival moved to Newark in 2010: the city or the festival. On alternating Octobers since then, downtown Newark has become …

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