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2014-06-20 23:07:31

The first runner-up will receive a $500 gift certificate toward the purchase of a swing set, and the second a gift certificate for a birthday party at a swimming school. Mahopac, NY (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Best in Backyards is thrilled to be partnering with the Ty Louis Campbell Foundation to raffle off a gorgeous wooden swing set for pediatric cancer research. The first-place winner will receive the Dream, which is valued at $2,500. A 100-percent cedar swing set from Eastern Jungle Gym,...

2014-06-20 23:01:56

Empowering Parents for Fighting Bullying, An Article released by NoBullying Today http://nobullying.com/empowering-parents-for-fighting-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 In today’s world, it is important to feel empowered. Parents can and do take an active part in the issues with bullying every day when they deal with these problems, both at school and online. How can parents feel empowered to do more than just sit back and watch their child struggle with these issues?...

2014-06-20 23:01:21

Binge Eating, An Eye Opening Article released by NoBullying Today http://nobullying.com/binge-eating/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Recent numbers show that there are 20 million women and 10 million men that suffer or have suffered from a clinically diagnosed eating disorder; Nobullying releases today a complete guide to Binge Eating and how to raise awareness on eating disorders. The National Eating Disorder Association also reports that eating disorders are not fads, phases or...

2014-06-20 16:22:29

Peoples models the spirit of a survivor, offers others the path of healing in Christ MAITLAND, Fla., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Within the pages of her new book, I Died, but I Shall Live: Living beyond deception, infidelity, and divorce, ($10.99, paperback, 9781622308934; $5.49, e-book, 9781622308941) Victoria W. Peoples proves that there is life after divorce, for those who seek it. The author has experienced the ugly and devastating effects of betrayal within her...

Hateful People May Excel In The Few Activities They Tend To Perform
2014-06-20 09:22:48

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online The team behind figuring out why “haters gonna hate” are building on their research that came out last year based around the key factor of positive versus negative dispositional attitudes. Last year's study, published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, explained how the difference between a 'hater' and a 'liker' has everything to do with whether or not that person views the world and things that happen in it...

2014-06-19 23:17:30

Taking Slides in Stride at Milford Estates New Milford, New Jersey (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Milford Estates is 'a place to call home' and their management team (Affiliated Management Inc.) ensure that the community experience is created in every residential community they build. When it came time to augment their current outdoor recreation amenities, Milford Estates chose APCPLAY© for a quality commercial play structure. The Augusta play structure provided all the key elements...

2014-06-19 23:13:37

260 students in Florida and Georgia have earned high school diplomas through Catapult Academy in 2014, marking the first graduating class from the new dropout recovery centers. Camden, NJ (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Catapult Learning announced the graduation of 260 students, all former high school dropouts, from Catapult Academy, its newly acquired dropout recovery service. The graduation ceremonies for the Catapult Academy Class of 2014 were held in Orange, Marion, and Gadsden counties in...

2014-06-19 23:01:34

85% Parents Let Their Children Online Unmonitored, Eye Opening Statistics Released by NoBullying Today http://nobullying.com/cyber-bully-85-parents-let-their-children-online-unmonitored/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Parents are flooded with news about teenagers committing suicide because of cyber-bullying. And as concerned parents, they might jump to conclusions about their child’s behavior or online activity while the recent numbers show that almost 85% of parents let their...

2014-06-19 16:27:37

Citizen eCigs and eCigars Launch in Thousands of Retail Outlets Nationwide LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationwide taste test winner Citizen eCig, has burst onto the forefront of the eCig product landscape. The Southern California-based Citizen Electronic Cigarette company, has introduced the highest-quality, best tasting disposable eCig line, best priced rechargeable eCig starter pack and a revolutionary first-to-retail eCigar! The Citizen Electronic Cigarette line is...

2014-06-19 12:29:42

PHOENIX, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Phoenix crime victim attorney, Sara J. Powell (www.sarapowell.com) will present a scholarship to cover expenses associated with attending The National Center for Victims of Crimes' 2014 National Training Institute. The scholarship includes airfare, seminar registration fees and hotel. Many of the meals for the scholarship recipient will be provided by the conference. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140616/118743 The 2014...


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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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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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