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2014-03-17 16:26:30

ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jodi Stern Pilates is proud to announce the launch of www.JodiSternPilates.com, an online membership-based Pilates studio. Members have access to 50 Pilates classes with new videos being added each week, via instructional online videos, that incorporate the use of the mat, reformer, and suspension system, and small props such as resistance bands, magic circles and exercise balls. The Pilates classes incorporate the disciplines of...

2014-03-17 08:30:02

Local Certified Pet Loss Provider, Vivianne Villanueva, and Board Certified Veterinary Surgeon, Sarit Dhupa, Open First Brick and Mortar Center Dedicated to All Aspects of End-of-Life Care for the Dying Pet and their family SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Much like the death of a human family member, the loss of a pet can be a truly devastating experience, as pets have grown to become an integral part of the family unit. This leads us to the next evolution in pet care, Into The...

No Empathy Link Found In Study Of Contagious Yawning
2014-03-17 07:05:27

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It has been previously suggested that contagious yawning is a sign of empathy toward others, but a new study is finding little evidence to back up that theory. Researchers from the Duke Center for Human Genome Variation have found that contagious yawning may actually decrease as we age and is less strongly related to variables such as empathy, tiredness and energy levels. Their paper, which has been published in the March 14 issue...

2014-03-16 23:01:29

Nothing is as good as finding true love and support from those who care about one's well-being in life. For UK singles who are looking for love, Rich Dating Agency now launches Rich Men Dating UK site, a millionaire dating site for UK millionaire and singles. (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 Ordinarily, people would define security in different ways, but true security comes from true love and true riches, and these values are somewhat rare in today's world. Today, in an effort to offer a...

2014-03-16 23:00:39

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide to Tips for Dealing with a Bully: http://nobullying.com/tips-for-health-professionals-in-dealing-with-a-bully/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 16, 2014 Tips for Dealing with a Bully are essential for mental health professionals and counsellors who directly deal with teenagers who bully. Today, NoBullying releases a guide on Tips for Dealing with a Bully. One of the tips mentioned in the guide is to simply hold the young person who bullies fully...

2014-03-15 23:00:22

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide to Bullying of Special Needs Children: http://nobullying.com/dealing-with-disablist-bullying/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 Bullying is nothing more than aggressive behavior toward another child that takes place repeatedly for some time, however, Bullying a child because of a physical or emotional difference is called disablist bullying. Today, NoBullying releases a guide to dealing with Disablist Bullying. The guide mentions that the...

2014-03-14 23:23:40

Changing your lifestyle to become a morning person has become easier with the help of Rise-N-Shine’s revolutionary pill, Wake Up On Time. Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The 7th Annual World Sleep Day takes place on March 14, where members of the World Association of Sleep Medicine and the World Sleep Day Committee come together and educate the world on the importance of getting enough sleep. An astonishing 21% of adults get less than six hours of sleep each night, making it hard from...

2014-03-14 23:00:32

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide to Bullying of Special Needs Children http://nobullying.com/the-bullying-of-special-needs-children/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 Parents are aware that bullying is an issue at some point in every child’s life. However, parents of special needs children have a very different situation on their hands when their children come in contact with Bullying. Because of the vulnerable nature of special needs children, they are often at higher...

2014-03-14 12:30:21

Industry Associations Support Hybrid Turkeys Commitment to Animal Welfare Employees Remain Suspended Pending Full Investigation KITCHENER, ON, March 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Hybrid Turkeys has taken clear steps to enhance the ethical and responsible treatment of the turkey flocks in their care. Last week Hybrid became the first company to announce video monitoring of all euthanasia of birds under their care. Four employees were suspended by the company based on a viewing of video taken in...

2014-03-13 23:28:57

Fun toddler games and cool messy games have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Get ready to have a blast together with the kids this spring. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Toddlers like to be busy. Fun toddler games and cool messy games have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Get ready to have a blast together with the kids. Discovery bottles are always fun for toddlers. I Spy bottles, telephone bottles, and customized water bottles are a great tool for learning new...


Latest Behavior Reference Libraries

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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