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2014-03-05 23:27:55

New millionaire dating site millionairematchmakeronline.org makes it easier to date single rich men and women. (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 There are millions of dating websites on the vast medium of internet but not all of them are as impressive as people expect them to be in the first place. Millionairematchmakeronline.org is an exclusive new dating website that has managed to capture the attention of millions of people worldwide due to the tremendous features it has to offer. Through the...

2014-03-05 23:27:44

According to Neuropsychologist Dr. Stacey Spencer, it is up to parents to help the child learn to overcome frustration and find solutions to the obstacles that confront them. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Frustration is inevitable for young children. There are shelves that can't be reached, shoes that can't be tied, baseballs that can't be hit and parents and other adults saying “no” to a child's most fervent desires. Frustration isn't necessarily a...

2014-03-05 23:01:12

Park Cities Pet Sitter President, Joette White, Is Hiring Pet Sitters That Live in the 75204, 75205, 75206, 75209, 75215, 75219, 75220 and 75225 Dallas Zip Codes. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 The “Spring Break” school holidays in Dallas, Texas usually signal the beginning of warmer weather, and a plethora of new outdoor activities. It also kicks off one of the busiest times of year for Dallas pet sitting company, Park Cities Pet Sitter. Park Cities Pet Sitter President, Joette...

2014-03-05 23:00:20

Gambling addiction is a public health problem impacting relationships, families, businesses and communities. The National Council on Problem Gambling highlights National Problem Gambling Awareness Month. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Legalized gambling is more readily available now than at any other time in U.S. history: 48 states allow some form of gambling. Although most people gamble for fun and recreation, some can develop a problem that can lead to severe negative...

It's Not All Sexual Selection
2014-03-05 14:54:45

University of Maryland Baltimore County Since the days of Darwin, scientists have considered bird song to be an exclusively male trait, resulting from sexual selection. Now a team of researchers from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), the University of Melbourne in Australia, Leiden University in the Netherlands and The Australian National University says that's not the whole story. The team used information from several sources, including the Handbook of the Birds of...

2014-03-05 08:28:54

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brain Resource (BRRZY: OTC US, BRC: ASX) announced today that its MyBrainSolutions is the first mental health resource to be available through Welltok's CafeWell Connect program. The MyBrainSolutions content, including assessment, guided exercises and videos, may now be integrated into the CafeWell Health Optimization Platform, which guides and incentivizes consumers to achieve optimal health. "Optimizing an individual's health includes...

2014-03-04 23:32:19

A totally awesome Fort Magic play kit and fun messy play ideas have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Get ready for the best kid tested activities this spring. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Forts are magical to build, and explore. A totally awesome Fort Magic play kit and fun messy play ideas have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Magical forts that the kids can change and adapt at a whim are even better than regular play forts. The pipe connectors are easy enough for...

2014-03-04 16:09:00

Gender differences persist even in highly motivated, GenX group A new study finds gender differences in parenting and household labor persist among a group of highly motivated physician-researchers in the early stages of their career. The finding could shed light on why female academic physicians in general do not have the same career success as their male colleagues. "One might expect that within a highly educated Generation X population there would be a relatively even distribution...

2014-03-04 13:42:21

People's racial prejudices are influenced by where they live, reports a new study led by Oxford University psychologists. The researchers found that levels of racial prejudice among white people drop significantly when they live in ethnically mixed communities, even when they do not have direct contact with minorities. Simply seeing white strangers interacting positively with ethnic minorities is enough to reduce racial prejudice. The researchers have called this positive effect...

2014-03-04 13:13:08

-Sexual aggression has become a common experience in bars. -New findings show that approximately 90 percent of the incidents involve male initiators and female targets. -The initiators' level of invasiveness was related to intoxication of the targets but not their own intoxication. -This suggests that intoxicated women were being targeted, perhaps perceived as easier or more blameworthy. Meeting people within a bar scene is not usually difficult. Unfortunately, not all contact –...


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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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