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2015-05-11 08:27:50

- Nation's premier education newspaper examines the state of reading instruction in grades K-3 - WASHINGTON, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Early literacy skills are often seen as a key indicator

2015-05-08 23:01:59

According to Recently-Released Findings from Fertility Success Rates, HRC Fertility in Orange County has IVF Success Rates that are Well Above the National Average Orange

2015-05-08 16:24:59

Statement From Legacy CEO and President, Robin Koval WASHINGTON, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- San Francisco has taken the lead in protecting baseball players and fans from

2015-05-08 16:24:56

SAN FRANCISCO, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today signed into law an ordinance to prohibit the use of all tobacco products - including smokeless tobacco

2015-05-08 12:22:11

Volunteers plant 1,300 trees along the Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Scenic Byway LEESBURG, Va., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two Hundred Fifty travel professionals

2015-05-07 23:08:33

The Toronto-based Polish Orphans Charity just wrapped up its annual Ball Pologne last week, benefitting orphans and underprivileged children in Poland and around the world, as well as funding

2015-05-07 23:03:04

Japanese researchers have just discovered that a similar chemical reaction takes place in the brain during owner and pet bonding as to that of paternal bonding with a child.

2015-05-07 23:01:11

A multinational study suggests that having a regular bedtime routine is associated with better sleep in young children up to 6 years of age, and the positive impact on sleep increases with the

2015-05-07 20:23:27

OAKLAND, Calif., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- There are plenty of helpful experts advising soon-to-be moms about how to stay healthy or what to eat during pregnancy, but what about right

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2015-05-07 16:02:53

Written and oral language may seem like they come from the same part of the brain, but a new study in the journal Psychological Science has found that separate systems in the brain are responsible for our ability to speak or write.


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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logocentrism
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.
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