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2014-05-20 16:27:08

INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Gregory Chernoff formed Team Dr. Chernoff to support of the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV). Team Dr. Chernoff will help raise funds and for the upcoming annual Race Against Domestic Violence. The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence helps victims overcome and prevent domestic violence. The Coalition's goal is to end domestic violence. This is important since one out of every four women is a victim of...

Genetics Also Play A Role In Mate Selection
2014-05-20 11:51:21

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many of us might think, by looking at friends and family, that people tend to marry someone similar to them – and a new study in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) has found that these similarities often go beyond more than skin deep. According to the study, individuals and their spouses tend to be more genetically similar than they are to randomly chosen people. While previous studies have found that...

2014-05-20 08:41:41

--Unique Service Targets the 200 Million Wedding Guests in Search of Time Saving Gifts for Brides-- WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding an affordable and practical gift for a bride just got easier for the more than 200 million guests expected to attend a wedding this year. MissNowMrs.com, the premier online name-change service created to simplify the name-change process for brides, has signed a deal with Rite Aid, making MissNowMrs.com gift cards available in nearly...

2014-05-20 08:34:24

Data show many women are not aware of hypoactive sexual desire disorder and often blame themselves for symptoms of low desire RED BANK, N.J., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly one in two non-menopausal women ages 30 to 50 say they have experienced low sexual desire at some point in their lives, and many of these women (61%) felt distressed by it, according to a new national survey. Low sexual desire that is accompanied by distress and strains a woman's relationship with her...

2014-05-20 08:29:08

Clinical diagnoses and pharmaceutical treatment may not be the complete holistic solution to this crisis. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- An estimated 26.2% of all Americans ages 18 and older - 1 in 4 adults - suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year. (nimh.nih.gov) -- Four million children and adolescents in this country suffer from a serious mental disorder that causes significant functional impairments at...

2014-05-19 23:02:22

Bullying Facts, a Wake Up Call Released Today by NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/bullying-facts-the-numbers/ London, UK (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 NoBullying is a resource center that aims to educate everyone on the dangers of Bullying and Cyberbullying. Therefore, it releases today the complete guide to Bullying Facts. According to the guide, it is reported that 60% of boys who bullied others from first grade through ninth grade were convicted of at least one crime by age 24. Also, 40% of...

2014-05-17 23:01:58

A DIY baby carrier and play ideas for kids in the kitchen have been published on Kids Activities Blog. The DIY baby wrap is essential for anyone having a baby at home. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 Baby carriers and baby wraps can be expensive at the store. A DIY baby carrier and play ideas for kids in the kitchen have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Seasoned Moms are sharing a great idea that will help any mom with a baby. All one needs is a scissor and the ability to cut a...

2014-05-17 23:00:45

Cybercrime Law & the Consequences of Bullying, an Article Published Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/cybercrime-law-the-consequences-of-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 It seems almost impossible that an average teenager could function without online access. There’s no denying that being connected online is now an inevitable part of life and that it’s impossible for a parent to control 100% of any child’s computer activity. NoBullying releases today the guide...

2014-05-16 23:10:21

Singles over 50 is a newly launched dating site that brings together like-minded men & women over 50 based on their special interests. (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Successful Match, the original and first company that powers online dating sites in the niches of millionaire dating and sugar daddy dating, has launched a new online dating site Singles over 50 for single men & women over 50 to find friendship, companionship, and even serious relationship. Singlesover50Com.com caters to over...

2014-05-16 23:07:12

New book “Client from the Future” follows the adventures of Dr. Joseph Morgan, a clinical psychologist and former Navy SEAL who must prevent the human race from being exterminated by extraterrestrials and their biological robots. Laguna Beach, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Dr. Joseph Morgan is former navy SEAL lieutenant who had been awarded the Navy Cross and a silver star for his heroic actions in combat. He becomes a clinical psychologist after he is discharged from the navy to assuage...


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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
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.