Science News Archive - April 26, 2011
In recognition of its expertise and leadership in the pest management field, Assured Environments has been asked to participate in a number of exciting activities to educate others about its approach to pest control, demonstrating its expertise and leadership in the pest control field.
American University study is first to compare funding, media coverage and strategy of green groups and industry-linked organizations in cap & trade fight. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 A Nature.com editorial calls "Climate Shift: Clear Vision for the Next Decade of Public Debate" by American University Professor Matthew Nisbet â€œessential reading for anyone with a passing interest in the climate-change debate.â€ The new research challenges the commonly-held view that cap and trade legislation failed because of the spending advantages of opponents and false balance in news coverage. â€œThere is a tendency among environmentalists and scientists to blame political inaction on the spending advantage enjoyed by conservatives and on false balance in media coverage,â€ says Nisbet.
With jobs down, Americans are forced to reinvent themselves. Americans are now opening small businesses to survive the economic downturn.
CTEKâ€™s newest charger, the MULTI US 25000, is a fully automatic, primary switch mode battery charger designed to power 12V batteries with a rapid-charge capability ideal for RVâ€™s, boats ATVs or any other heavy-duty electric utility. Twinsburg, OH (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 CTEK Smarter Chargerâ€™s newest charger, the MULTI US 25000, is a fully automatic, primary switch mode battery charger designed to power 12V batteries with a rapid-charge capability ideal for RVâ€™s, boats ATVs or any other heavy-duty electric utility.
A sophomore from Olin College is selected to participate in BASES | BT Entrepreneurship Bootcamp, one of the nationâ€™s most selective national entrepreneurship conferences, at Stanford University and placed in the top three during the pitch competition. Needham, MA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 Margaret-Ann Seger â€˜13 and her classmates didnâ€™t expect their dotcom class project â€œSpotâ€ to turn into a business, but it looks like thatâ€™s exactly whatâ€™s about to happen.
Serves Growing China Automotive Market, Strengthens Global Collaboration Network Shanghai, China (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 DuPont today announced the opening of the DuPont Automotive Center to provide â€œone-stopâ€ design and application development services for the rapidly growing China automotive market. Located at the DuPont China Research & Development Center in Shanghai, the facility further enhances the network of global automotive application development centers designed to strengthen the industryâ€™s ability to collaborate on ways to reduce dependence of fossil fuel.
Following $2MM Series A Round from Foundry Group, Company Immediately Hires Top Talent to Fuel Growth Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 26, 2011 Spanning Cloud Apps, the makers of Spanning Backup for Google Apps, today announced the appointment of Bill Dolan as vice president of sales.
Revolutionary High-Fidelity Interface proving successful for upper and lower limb prosthetic wearers. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 April is the first National Limb Loss Awareness Month, a campaign sponsored by the Amputee Coalition.
Integrated Practice Resources, LLC, Expands Office Space To Over 10,000 Square Feet Due To Market Demand And Hires Additional Physician Representatives And Billing Personnel. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 David Fisher, Chief Financial Officer, today announced that IPR has moved into their new 10,000 square foot plus office space and have hired additional staff to service their rapidly expanding client base.
Israeli bio-medical experiments on-board NASA's Endeavour's final mission (PRWEB) April 25, 2011 The Fisher Institute for Strategic Air and Space Studies signed a contract with NanoRacks to pursue cooperation in the field of space exploration.
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.