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  • "Government and research councils' funding wants you to test hypotheses and produce very specific, short-term high-impact results, " said Chris Newman, one of the researchers from the university's Wildlife Conservation Research Unit WildCRU who will be making the presentation.

    BBC News - Home

  • A survey of City experts found that more than half believe the probability of a short-term high-impact event was "very high" or "high".

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • We can't imagine that a high-impact, patently commercial facility such as the new Beavers stadium -- with for-profit alcohol sales on top of everything else -- could be shoe-horned into what the drafters of that condition meant by a public park.

    Jack Bog's Blog: June 2009 Archives

  • Within minutes of arriving back home, Kirby discovered just how valuable a high-impact media appearance could be.

    The Panic Virus

  • Once a year, I teach a course at the University of California Berkeley campus about social entrepreneurship fancy talk for trying to improve the world by building smart, leveraged, high-impact institutions of change.

    Jonathan Lewis: My Three Favorite Things at Stanford

  • The data can then be relayed to coaches on sidelines to help them evaluate how a player is performing, or whether he should be removed after absorbing one too many high-impact hits.

    Pick Up the Phone, NFL: The Future Is Calling

  • She loved the physicality of the punching bag, the visceral, high-impact smack that drained her of stress, and so she punched away like there was no tomorrow.

    Lorraine Devon Wilke: Oscar-Winner Lisa Blount Is Remembered... "As Is and Still Loved"

  • For the most part, though—and for most but not all of its nicely compact, 112-minute running time—"Super 8" serves as a showcase for the style of humane, richly detailed and relatively unhurried filmmaking that made those Spielberg fantasies what they are, for a way of building and layering drama that has largely been replaced by the quick-cut, high-impact frenzy of contemporary summer offerings.

    'Super 8': Old Format, Fresh Thrills

  • His surreal, high-impact signature style is instantly recognizable and in high demand.

    John Gascot: Celebrity Flash: Interview With Mike Ruiz

  • "If your goal is a 30-year knee, you need to avoid high-impact sports," says John Wright , an orthopedic surgeon at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

    Pushing Limits of New Knees

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