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2014-10-06 23:00:42

CuteBobble.com is an outstanding online supplier when it comes to funny figurines and special gifts. The company has recently added a new range of unique customized bobbleheads to its product line. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 CuteBobble.com is an outstanding online supplier when it comes to funny figurines and special gifts. The company has recently added a new range of unique customized bobbleheads to its product line. In addition, it has decided to launch a promotion for these great items;...

2014-10-06 16:27:34

Awards $75,000 to Playworks Illinois CHICAGO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is awarding a $75,000 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families grant to Playworks Illinois to support their work rejuvenating recess and combatting bullying at 18 low-income Chicago Public Schools. Playworks believes recess should be fun, energizing, safe and inclusive for everyone and their work is helping students learn cooperation and leadership skills that...

2014-10-06 16:26:42

Top-tier agency gifting high compensation to new surrogates living in California SAN DIEGO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some women living in California will be eligible to receive financial rewards for signing on as a surrogate. Extraordinary Conceptions, a leading international surrogate and egg donor agency based in San Diego County, recently launched a $500 signing bonus incentive. This limited opportunity, available until Dec. 31, 2014, is intended for new surrogates...

2014-10-06 12:33:07

CHICAGO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech(®) (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental, stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced two of its newest innovations were selected to Walmart's Chosen by Kids Top 20 Toys list of the upcoming holiday season's most anticipated hot toys. VTech's Kidizoom(®) Smartwatch, the world's first smartwatch for kids that includes engaging features such as a built-in camera, video and fun...

2014-10-06 12:25:30

The Global Survey Analyzes Consumers' Past, Present and Future Conscientious Behaviors to Show How Brands Can Effectively Connect with Them NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Havas PR today launched its "BeCause It Matters" reports to discover how conscientious capitalists can connect more effectively with conscientious consumers (and those likely to become more conscientious). The reports help to answer that question by understanding more about consumers' thoughts and habits...

Teen Pregnancies And Abortions Reduced With Free Birth Control
2014-10-06 03:50:41

Provided By Diane Duke Williams, Washington University in St. Louis Teens who received free contraception and were educated about the pros and cons of various birth control methods were dramatically less likely to get pregnant, give birth or get an abortion compared with other sexually active teens, according to a new study. The research, by investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, appears Oct. 2 in The New England Journal of Medicine. The study...

2014-10-06 08:29:45

When dealing with animal hoarding it is often a difficult topic to discuss. Animal hoarding can often be a difficult topic to discuss, however it needs to be brought to light in Maryland in order to help people BALTIMORE, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Animal hoarding in the state of Maryland is one of the hot button topics of the hoarding problems in the state of Maryland. From the farmlands of western Maryland to the inner city of Baltimore there is a great amount of outrage...

2014-10-06 08:29:01

Twenty of the most innovative and forward-thinking psychology degree programs in the U.S. are evaluated and ranked in a new web feature by Best Psychology Degrees. SEWANEE, Tenn., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employment opportunities for psychology professionals may be dwindling, but a new web article provides a forward-thinking approach to psychology degree programs. The article is by Best Psychology Degrees, and it names the "Top 20 Most Innovative Graduate Psychology Degree...

2014-10-06 08:28:16

Event Celebrates Progress in Campaign Aimed at School-Aged Children ST. LOUIS, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), along with its subsidiary, Cenpatico, Children's National Health System and Howard University will mark the first year anniversary of the group's nationwide, three-year initiative to prevent bullying among school-aged children with an event today entitled, "No Bullying Zone," to be held from 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.at the Newseum, Knight Conference...

2014-10-06 04:21:38

MADRID, October 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A special world conference examining public relations and communication management in emerging economies [http://www.globalalliancepr.org/website/news/global-alliance-announces-kenya-will-host-world-conference-public-relations-emerging-economies ] is to be hosted by the Public Relations Society of Kenya on November 15-18, 2015 in cooperation with the Global Alliance. The conference, announced during the closing stages of this...


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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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  • Good cheer; viands.
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The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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