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2014-09-25 23:08:41

Yerba Buena Wealth Advisors, LLC Helps Non-Profits Build Their Endowment Fund to Sustain Their Missions San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Yerba Buena Wealth Advisors, LLC, launches The Donor Motivation Program® unveiling its philanthropic planning services to support Bay Area based non-profits. Delivering The Donor Motivation Program® fundamentally changes the way non-profits approach and work with their very best donors. Based on the latest research and best practices,...

2014-09-25 23:05:39

Event encourages more women to apply for high-profile C-suite positions in IT LOUISVILLE, KY (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 When companies have more gender diversity among their leadership, they make more money—yet fewer women than men apply for high-profile C-suite positions, negotiate for raises, and make it to the top of their industries. Why aren’t more women stepping up to lead? Or perhaps the better question: What is holding them back? The Women in Technology conference will seek...

2014-09-25 23:00:30

Contractor Source, main retail outlet for Walttools, just announced receipt of the initial U.S. inventory for the just released Z Poolform pool coping system. Morris, ILLINOIS (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Contractor Source in Morris, Illinois just announced the initial shipment of the anticipated Z Poolform concrete pool coping forming system. The patented system, called Z Poolform, marks a breakthrough development in the construction of concrete pool copings and decks. Z Poolforms are...

2014-09-25 12:33:23

HERNDON, Va., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Humane Farm Animal Care, (HFAC) the leading international non-profit certification organization improving the lives of farm animals in food production, announced today that consumers in Brazil and Peru can now find Certified Humane® products in their supermarkets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130913/MM79477LOGO The increased presence of Certified Humane® products in supermarkets in the US, Canada, Brazil and Peru has led to...

2014-09-24 23:14:51

Positive Business DC today announced a new webinar, first in a series of 3, called Hacking Creativity. The webinar series was designed exclusively for Positive Business DC by students at the University of Pennsylvania’s Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) program. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Positive Business DC today announced a new webinar, first in a series of 3, called Hacking Creativity. The webinar series was designed exclusively for Positive Business DC...

2014-09-24 23:14:07

Conquer and Control Your Smoking Habits teaches the new breakthrough science of subconscious habit change to eliminate smoking forever. (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Conquer and Control Your Smoking Habits is a completely free book that teaches the new breakthrough science of subconscious habit change. The beauty of this subconscious habit system is its ability to easily transform smoking habits. It creates lasting and permanent transformation of destructive smoking habits. Smoking habits...

2014-09-24 23:11:48

Training helps colleges and universities create safer campus communities while complying with new federal mandates Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Scenario Learning, LLC, developer of safety and compliance solutions for schools and workplaces, announces a new suite of Campus Sexual Violence Prevention courses now available in its SafeColleges Online Staff Training System. The suite of online courses, written by leading safety experts Alison Kiss and Michelle Issadore, help...

2014-09-24 23:09:42

KidsHealth.org Offers Healthy Tips on How to Properly Discipline Kids Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 “Disciplining” children is in the news a lot lately. It’s an important issue for those who care about children and parents. Many parents think the word discipline is all about punishment ― and especially about physical punishment. But discipline really is about helping a child understand what to do ― and learn how to self-regulate. “The word discipline actually means...

2014-09-24 23:09:16

Decision Point Center, a renowned name in the treatment industry, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Carleton Recovery Center as of September 15, 2014. Prescott, Arizona (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Decision Point Center’s focus is helping individuals that have dual-diagnosis, drug and alcohol addiction, compulsive behaviors, codependency, underlying trauma, and behavioral health issues. Decision Point has been treating adults since 2002, with a unique blend of 12 Step, holistic,...

2014-09-24 08:25:46

Audience Entertainment and Screenvision Bring Interactivity to the Movies with the truth® campaign Hitting 100 Screens Across the Country NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Movie audiences across the country will now be able to physically interact with content on the movie screen. Audience Entertainment, the innovative entertainment technology company leading the charge into big screen interactive, today announced an alliance with Screenvision and the installation of Audience...


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Stegodyphus lineatus
2014-04-07 14:12:35

Stegodyphus lineatus is the only European species belonging to the spider genus Stegodyphus. The males of this species are up to 12 millimeters long, while the females are up to 15 millimeters long. The coloration can range from whitish to almost black. In the majority of individuals, the opisthosoma is whitish with two broad black longitudinal stripes. The males and females look similar, but the male is usually richer in contrast and has a bulbous forehead. The species name is in...

Copse Snail, Arianta arbustorum
2013-10-14 10:29:48

The Copse Snail (Arianta arbustorum) is a medium-sized species of land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk belonging to the family Helicidae. There are several subspecies that are recognized: A. a. alpicola, A. a. arbustorum, A. a. canigonensis, A. a. picea, A. a. pseudorudis, A. a. repellini, A. a. styriaca, and A. a. vareliensis. This species is native to Europe and can be found in the Netherlands, Austria, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Norway,...

White-lipped Snail, Cepaea hortensis
2013-10-14 10:25:23

The White-lipped Snail (Cepaea hortensis) is a medium sized species of air breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk. It’s a close relative of the grove snail. The White-lipped Snail is fairly smaller than the grove snail, the shell usually being about 1 inch in maximum dimension. Like the grove snail, it has substantial variability in shell color and banding; although the shell of the white-lipped snail is perhaps most commonly yellow, with or without the brown...

Helicigona lapicida
2013-10-14 09:29:55

Helicigona lapicida is a species of medium-sized, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk belonging to the family Helicidae, the typical snails. This species of snail constructs and utilizes love darts while mating. It is native to Europe, particularly central Europe. It can be found in west and central Europe, Great Britain, north England, Scotland, Latvia, Kaliningrad, north Italy, and it is isolated in south Ireland. It inhabits shady limestone rocks,...

Ethology
2013-09-30 13:43:45

Ethology, a sub-topic of zoology, is the study of animal behavior that focuses on behavior in natural settings, as opposed to behaviourism, which focuses on the behavior of animals in laboratory settings. The term “ethology” is based off the Greek word ethos, which means character. It was first made popular in 1902 by William Morton Wheeler, an American myrmecologist, but the term was actually suggested by John Stuart Mill in 1843 for use in associationistic psychology. Ethology can also...

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Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.