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2015-01-07 23:01:22

Christi Monk & Associates has published a free bullying toolkit to provide schools and their surrounding communities with guidance that supports a bully-free environment. Washington,

dating apps
2015-01-07 14:13:39

Health experts in the UK are blaming hook-up apps such as Tinder and Grindr for a significant rise in the number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

2015-01-07 08:26:45

Skepticism of Motives When Player Behavior is Not Made Public PITTSBURGH, Jan.

2015-01-06 23:00:47

With everything that has been happening in today’s modern world, what should teachers, parents and caregivers expect when it comes to school bullying in 2015?

2015-01-06 08:32:24

New Year's Resolution to Lose Weight Applies to Our Pets As Well Brea, Calif., Jan.

2015-01-06 08:26:15

First issue of 2015 delivers fresh ways to find passion, health and--of course--happiness! DALLAS, Jan.

2014-12-31 23:06:24

SCI is expanding its conflict management workshops to NCAA teams with an emphasis on teaching the skills to effectively handle situations both on and off the field. Portland,

2014-12-31 23:04:21

On January 23 at 6:45pm, the BlogTalkRadio show UFF Game Talk plans to air an in-depth interview with PeopleKeys’ Josh Levoff.

2014-12-31 23:01:50

Does kindness have a ripple effect? eReflect says yes, and shares an inspiring short film on how kindness can instantly multiply and spread. New York City, NY


Latest Behavior Reference Libraries

Ipomopsis polyantha
2014-12-13 15:16:45

Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...

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,...

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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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