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2009-04-03 14:23:58

A robot scientist acting without human help has made its first real, albeit modest, discoveries, say researchers at the University of Cambridge. Named Adam, the robot is the creation of researchers at Cambridge and the United Kingdom's Aberystwyth University, New Scientist reported Friday. Without human assistance, Adam formulated and tested 20 hypotheses about gene coding for 13 enzymes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, also known as brewer's yeast, said Ross King, a biologist at Aberystwyth who...

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2009-04-03 06:05:00

On Thursday, two teams of researcher announced that they have created machines capable of reasoning, creating theories, and discovering knowledge on their own.The announcement marks a major advancement for artificial intelligence.In the future, these robots could be used to design new medical treatments, or unravel complex biological systems.Ross King and colleagues at Aberystwyth University in Wales have created Adam, a robot capable of carrying out experiments on yeast metabolism, analyzing...

2009-03-09 14:50:00

Company poised for growth with a continuing focus on high quality projects and increased distribution opportunities SANTA MONICA, Calif. and MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Leslie Urdang has been named President of Santa Monica based Olympus Pictures, LLC, a motion picture company formed in 2007 to both develop and produce feature films. Leslie was formerly Senior Vice President - Producer. Under Ms. Urdang's leadership, Olympus has had a strong start completing two feature...

2009-02-17 15:14:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam & Eve (http://www.adam and eve.com/news), America's number one source for all things erotic, is cementing its reputation as a philanthropic neighbor by continuing an abundance of charitable donations. At year end 2008, Adam & Eve had given almost 100 checks to more than 75 different organizations, most of them locally based in Orange County, NC, or the surrounding areas. The benefactors included major groups like the American Cancer...

2009-02-03 13:54:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam & Eve, America's most trusted name in adult products, is pleased to announce 2008 sales were strong. While many adult-oriented companies fell upon difficult times in 2008, Adam & Eve's website (http://www.adamandeve.com/news) and mail order catalog maintained strong sales numbers for the year. "Happily, Adam & Eve has weathered the economic downturn," says Adam & Eve Marketing Director Chad Davis. "The year 2008 saw numerous...

2009-01-06 11:33:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam & Eve (www.adameve .com) is pleased to announce it is sponsoring several star-studded seminars during the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061017/LATU090LOGO) Building on last year's success with the workshops and seminars during the expo, adult industry icon Nina Hartley and celebrated sex writer Jamye Waxman will be on hand to share their knowledge and experiences. On Friday, January 9, from 3:30 to...

2008-12-15 15:27:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam & Eve, and adameve.com, America's #1 source for all things erotic, is pleased to announce the "$25,000 Holiday Sextravaganza Sweepstakes" has landed hundreds of thousands of entries since it began on November 9. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061017/LATU090LOGO) Running through Saturday, December 20, 2008, this exciting sweepstakes offers six weeks of "sextravagant" prizes to 60 lucky winners. With several hundred...

2008-09-02 00:00:17

By Dennis Chua GENTING HIGHLANDS' annual Ambang Merdeka Concert will be held today at the highland resort's Outdoor Theme Park. The concert kicks off at 9pm and ends with the annual Merdeka countdown and flag-raising from 11.45pm to midnight. The Ambang Merdeka Concert features popular Malaysian artistes who have become household names in recent years. Hip-hop group Ruffedge tops the list of stars. The five-member group is well-known for its hit songs such as Da Bomb and Tipah...

2008-08-05 21:00:15

By Emily Henry In 1850s Oregon, life was simple. Men went hunting for game, drink and gals, while the women strolled around the town square, learned to dance and giggled. Once a woman was lucky enough to be chosen for a wife, she spent her days a cookin' and a cleanin' for her husband and his extended family and trying to be as little a nuisance as possible. Those were the days when women accepted marriage proposals from strangers just as an excuse to get out of the boring town. In...

2006-12-03 18:00:11

By RACHEL AGUTTER; VICTORIA LAMBERT Like the Browns' baby, Jenny Agutter's niece has cystic fibrosis. But her defiant words and joyful pictures prove that she can still live life to the full At 28, Rachel Agutter has lived with cystic fibrosis all her life. Here, in her own inspirational words, she describes how she has never let the disease stop her enjoying life to the full. And on the following page, her aunt, Railway Children star Jenny Agutter, tells of the latest treatments and...


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2012-06-14 07:30:02

Symbol: YUFI Group: Monocot Family: Agavaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   YUCO3 Yucca concava Haw.   YUFIC Yucca filamentosa L. var. concava (Haw.) Baker Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom  ...

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2012-06-15 08:11:49

Symbol: FODI3 Group: Dicot Family: Fouquieriaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Asteridae Order   Solanales Family   Fouquieriaceae – Ocotillo family Genus   Fouquieria...

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2012-06-18 11:10:20

Symbol: APHY Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

2012-06-18 11:10:22

Symbol: APLEC Group: Monocot Family: Orchidaceae Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

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