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2011-03-17 00:11:28

A recent study from North Carolina State University shows that while the number of visits to state parks across the country has grown, fund support for park operations has been significantly reduced.

2010-11-16 09:33:00

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSonic Imagine, the innovative ultrasound medical imaging company, is pleased to announce Gordon Waldron has been named as Executive Vice President and CFO.

2010-04-26 12:33:00

WINDSOR, Conn., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AIX Group, Inc., a specialty insurance carrier and subsidiary of The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG), today announced that it has formed a partnership with B&B Programs, a division of Barney & Barney LLC.

2010-04-23 08:54:00

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSonic Imagine, the innovative medical imaging company based in Aix-en-Provence, France has unveiled some of the results of the largest clinical breast study ever undertaken in ultrasound imaging.

2009-11-30 08:30:00

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSonic Imagine today announced that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Canon Marketing Japan Inc.

2009-10-26 09:54:00

WINDSOR, Conn., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- AIX Group, Inc., a specialty insurance carrier and subsidiary of The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG), today announced the availability of the Preferred Logistics program in partnership with International Excess Program Managers.

2009-08-25 13:00:00

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperSonic Imagine today announced that it has received 510K Clearance from the FDA for its Aixplorer(TM) ultrasound system and will begin to market and deliver the device in the United States.

2009-06-19 08:00:00

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Welcome Real-time today announced that the company has been awarded the 'Best Innovation in a Loyalty Program' award in VRL's annual awards dinner at Cards & Payments Europe 2009. This award is recognized based on its partnership with Venture Infotek, India's leading transaction processing company. The Cards & Payments 2009 award recognizes the contribution of Welcome Real-time and Venture Infotek in the launch of the next...

2009-06-17 15:56:00

WARWICK, R.I., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- SafeData, LLC, a technology company focused on helping companies protect their data, minimize downtime and recover and restore data quickly, today announced that its SafeData/DR (data recovery) service now supports IBM's AIX operating system.

Latest Aix Reference Libraries

2006-03-09 11:10:52

The Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata) is a medium-sized perching duck closely related to the North American Wood Duck. It is 41-49 cm long with a 65-75 cm wingspan. Adult males are striking and unmistakable with their red bill, large white crescent above the eye and reddish face and "whiskers". The breast is purple with two vertical white bars and the flanks ruddy with two orange "sails" at the back. The female is similar to the female Wood Duck, with a white eye-ring and stripe running...

Wood Duck, Aix sponsa
2014-06-01 20:37:52

The Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) is a medium-sized perching duck roughly three-quarters of the length of an adult Mallard. The adult male has unique multi-colored iridescent plumage and red eyes. The female is less colorful with a white eye-ring and a whitish throat. Both adults have crested heads. When swimming, wood ducks bob their head back and forth in a jerking motion, which makes them easy to spot. They breed in wooded swamps, shallow lakes, marshes or ponds throughout eastern North...

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