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MP3 Guardian science correspondent Ian Sample meets the celebrated cosmologist Max Tegmark to discuss his latest book, Our Mathematical Universe. In an extended interview, Max talks about our scientific understanding of the structure of the …

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Thiel Foundation Gives 20 More Students Money to Drop Out of College (Huffington Post)

Submitted by on May 12, 2013 – 5:56 am

Social Trend – Peter Thiel has lured yet another group of young kids out of college into the startup world. The billionaire venture capitalist’s Thiel Foundation announced its third class of fellows. These 20 college students will receive $100,000 each to start a business. As part of the program, the students cannot work or be enrolled in school, but instead will receive mentoring with other young entrepreneurs, scientists and experts to help them develop their ideas over a two-year period. … Read more

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