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2015-05-16 16:23:02

NEW ORLEANS, May 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Young males, regardless of ethnicity, lack sexual and genital health knowledge and engage in high-risk sexual behaviors, according to a new survey presented

2015-05-15 23:05:26

Best-selling author and founder of the PACT Institute will discuss how couples can form secure-functioning relationships in collaboration with the Global Glue Project Boulder,

2015-05-15 23:01:51

Maternal and Family Health Services (MFHS) is celebrating the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program during WIC Month this May 2015.

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2015-05-15 15:55:49

Why is contouring so popular? Let it be known to the world—makeup is both an art AND a science!

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2015-05-15 10:38:43

An increasing number of women are freezing their eggs because they’re not yet ready to have children and they want to keep the door open to start a family later in life. But what's the best time to freeze them?

2015-05-14 23:08:20

Sleep deprivation is literally killing us – solving problems associated with sleep deprivation and preventing horrific accidents caused by driver fatigue is what one NC based technology company,

2015-05-14 23:05:10

Growing Generations, a leader in the field of egg donation and gestational surrogacy, announces plans to host a series of seminars on Ethical Surrogacy in the United States during an upcoming

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2015-05-14 14:40:24

Finding it extremely hard to quit smoking? Your brain may not be wired for it.

2015-05-14 12:27:13

Academy Award Winner Julianne Moore, Emmy-Winning Comedian Sarah Silverman and Grammy Winner Michael Stipe Rally Americans to Help Save Lives from Gun Violence NEW YORK, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2015-05-14 12:26:10

Prophecy's Proprietary Crowd-Sourcing Platform Captures and Displays Consensus Views of Industry Professionals on Upcoming Regulatory Actions and Future Performance of Development Stage Therapeutics


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
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.