Thursday 02nd July 2015,
Michael Stone Online
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Adobe Media Encoder ‘Not Currently Encoding': How to fix Adobe Media Encoder

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June 30, 2015 Journalism/Communications, Tech

10 Essential Steps for Applying to Grad School

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June 22, 2015 Reflections
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Nazi death train at Farsleben: ‘They were next to skeletons’ (WWII oral history)

Frank Towers, a 97-year-old World War II veteran and one of the main subjects in my “Christmas at War” story from last year, witnessed two major but largely untold events [Read More]

June 7, 2015 History, Journalism/Communications

New species added: Galapagos brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis urinator)

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May 24, 2015 Nature & Wildlife, Photo, Travel & Culture
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Michigan State launches medical exchange with Mexico — In January, representatives from Michigan State University and its longtime partner in hospital education, Sparrow Health System, landed in Merida, the capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan. [Read More]

May 21, 2015 Journalism/Communications, Travel & Culture
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Saving Florida’s Water: As struggles deepen, opportunities abound to ensure future for our rivers and springs

— When Getzen Fowler started working maintenance at Poe Springs in 1951 for 23 cents an hour, it was vastly different than today. The park, then privately owned, had a [Read More]

May 5, 2015 Journalism/Communications, Nature & Wildlife, Photo, Travel & Culture

Stephen King Quotes: My top 10 blueberries from ‘On Writing’

Photo of my copy — I recently wrapped up Stephen King’s 2001 “memoir of the craft” (better late than never, freshman English class.). In On Writing, the horror master offers the inside [Read More]

April 28, 2015 Music & Arts, Reflections
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Body armor made in Gainesville saves Illinois officer — Phalanx Defense Systems, a Gainesville-based body armor manufacturer, recently tallied its first save when its gear prevented an Illinois police officer from receiving more serious injuries from a [Read More]

April 3, 2015 Business, Tech