Latest Andrew Jacobson Stories

2011-02-09 05:17:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) in its annual survey commissioned to gauge the health of the supplements market, 65% of Americans take dietary supplements to improve their overall well being. As the first-to-market line of condition specific, sugar-free, gluten free and naturally sweetened liquid nutritional supplements, I AM enlightened nutrition (www.thinkiam.com) is revolutionizing the supplement category....

2010-10-04 13:00:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Doug Sweetland, the Academy Award®-nominated director of the 2008 Pixar short "Presto," is set to direct THE FAMILIARS for Sony Pictures Animation. Sam Raimi & Josh Donen are executive producers. Adam J. Epstein and Andrew Jacobson are writing the screenplay for THE FAMILIARS, based on their just published novel. Sweetland joins Sony Pictures Animation after sixteen years at Pixar Animation, a run that began right out of...

2009-08-05 15:20:00

Researchers conduct fieldwork to track permafrost melting in Alaska and gain insight about the release of carbon into the atmosphereThe terrain of the North Slope of Alaska is not steep, but Andrew Jacobson still has difficulty as he hikes along the spongy tundra, which is riddled with rocks and masks multitudes of mosquitoes.Jacobson, a professor of earth and planetary sciences at Northwestern University, extracts soil and water samples in search of clues to one of global warming's biggest...

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This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.