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A research institute is an establishment endowed for doing research. Research institutes may specialize in basic research or may be oriented to applied research. Although the term often implies scientific research, there are also many research institutes in the social sciences as well, especially for sociological and historical research purposes such as the Institute of Historical Research. Some research institutes are associated with public education museums such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. - Source: Wikipedia
In a nondescript building around the corner from the world's biggest casino, students at the Macau Polytechnic Institute are in class.
Randy Altschuler already had completed orientation for new members of Congress two years ago when his razor-thin lead over Democrat Timothy H. Bishop flipped into a 600-vote loss after a count of all absentee and affidavit ballots. So in this year's rematch to represent eastern Long Island, neither is taking anything for granted.