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2014-06-24 11:15:22

Warwick University Research led by the University of Warwick’s Systems Biology Centre and Warwick Medical School in collaboration with groups in Nice and Rotterdam has been able to demonstrate how the cycle of cell division in mammalian cells synchronises with the body’s own daily rhythm, its circadian clock. The study not only helps to explain why people with sustained disrupted circadian rhythms can be more susceptible to cancer, it may also help establish the optimal time of day to...

2014-06-24 08:35:39

Verizon Wireless Also Awards $30,000 Grant to Support GCFV Annual Conference ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last decade at least 1,300 Georgians lost their lives to domestic violence. In 2013 alone, almost 59,000 of the state's citizens called into the crisis lines of certified domestic violence agencies. These sobering numbers, as stated in the Georgia Commission on Family Violence 2014 fact sheet, and many other similar statistics are why organizations that provide...

2014-06-23 23:11:38

Dr. David Hagedorn of Evoke Neuroscience to speak at expo to present company’s eVox system. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Evoke Neuroscience, Inc., the human performance engineering company, today announced that Dr. David Hagedorn, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Evoke Neuroscience, will speak at the sixth annual Soldier Equipment & Technology Expo and Summit, which takes place June 24-26 at Fort Bragg U.S. Army Installation in North...

2014-06-23 23:11:10

Fun Under the Sun for the Colores Del Sol Community in Tucson, Arizona Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 For children in the residential community of Colores del Sol, the new commercial playground equipment from American Parks Company will mean hours of fun outside with friends and family. Communities like Colores del Sol know the value and importance of providing outdoor recreational play opportunities for residents. Playgrounds are essential to all communities, particularly for apartment...

2014-06-23 23:04:28

A member of world-renowned Dating Factory network, Ultimate Dating Club has emerged as one of the most sought after dating websites with millions of users worldwide. BRIDGWATER, SOMERSET (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 An active member of Dating Factory network, operated by Tyche Technologies AG, Ultimate Dating Club website has emerged as a prolific dating website that offers a viable and feasible platform for people who aspire for the perfect soul mate. To its credit, the dating site hosts a...

2014-06-23 23:02:10

Gun Violence in the United States, An Eye Opening Article Released Today by NoBullying: http://nobullying.com/gun-violence-in-the-united-states/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Just about every week it seems like anyone can open up a newspaper, turn on a television or log on to the Internet and hear about another shooting in a school, office building or mall. NoBullying releases today a guide to gun violence in the United States. Most shootings often occur between individuals who do not...

New Spider Species Discovered In Mexico
2014-06-23 03:18:54

Pensoft Publishers Scientists discover and describe a new species of spider from Mexico. The new species belongs to the enigmatic family Paratropididae that is distinguished by representatives who possess unique camouflaging abilities. The study was published in the open access journal ZooKeys. Like all species form the family the new species Paratropis tuxtlensis has its entire body encrusted with soil particles. The encrusted soil on the exoskeleton could provide protection from...

2014-06-23 08:33:33

New program treats cyber bullying as civil rights offense DEARBORN, Mich., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the recent uptick in suicides resulting from cyber bullying, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) Michigan has created the first of its kind Cyber Civil Rights Monitor. The program supports victims of online harassment by positioning cyber assault as an offense on civil rights. The Cyber Civil Rights Monitor provides guidance, education, and advocacy for all...

2014-06-21 23:02:50

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Global Gamification Market: Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2014 - 2020" report to their offering. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/gamification-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Gamification is the technique of using game thinking, game logics and game mechanics in the non-game contexts, this technique is used to solve many...

2014-06-21 23:00:37

Child Behavior Checklist, a Guide Released by NoBullying Today - http://nobullying.com/child-behavior-checklist/. London, UK (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 When it comes to child behavior, there are always going to be times where they backtalk, do not do what they are asked and simply act out of line. This is just part of being a child. However, when these conditions are more severe, parents are going to find out that some of these behavioral conditions are more serious than they might think. Due...


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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.