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Ogilvy & Mather "The Face of Litter" Campaign Launches on Global Earth Day to Support Hong Kong Cleanup Challenge RESTON, Va., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-22 12:36:31

JOBS Act (Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act) Enables the Opening of this Opportunity to New Accredited Investors BERKELEY, Calif., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Steep Hill, the

2015-04-22 12:35:56

Offers patients another delivery option WHIPPANY, N.J., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer is pleased to announce today that the U.S.

2015-04-22 12:35:36

Following Avian Influenza Outbreak, Industry Leaders Examine Procedures and How to Control Avian Influenza WARSAW, Ind., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- New reports cite the spread and outbreak

2015-04-22 12:32:23

This report covers the Asia-Pacific region, including Australia, China, Japan and South Korea. LONDON, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Growth of the dental prosthetics market is dependent

sperm grooves
2015-04-22 09:57:10

According to a new study they do have some help, as a series of grooves that line the female reproductive tract work to guide sperm while directing harmful pathogens away.

heart lungs
2015-04-22 09:18:23

Researchers from the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine have developed tiny, 3D-printed organ-like objects that can mimic the function of the heart and lungs that they hope could be used to create an accurate model of the human body for research purposes.

2015-04-22 08:36:57

-- Platform Delivers High-Quality Genes Using 10,000-well Silicon-Based Proprietary Platform -- SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Twist Bioscience, a company focused

2015-04-22 08:35:17

SAN DIEGO, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Edico Genome, developer of the world's first Bio-IT Processor, DRAGEN(TM),

2015-04-22 08:35:06

Mechanisms in both prevention and improving treatment outcomes identified DALLAS, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In the first study of its kind, researchers have demonstrated novel


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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...

Elingamita
2014-12-13 14:45:59

Elingamita is a genus consisting of one single tree/shrub species. The single species is the Elingamita johnsonii plant. Elingamita is a member of the Myrsinaceae family. Elingamita johnsonii plants can be found growing naturally only on the Three Kings Islands of New Zealand. The plant may grow as a small tree or as a shrub in forest and coastal scrub habitats. Due to the species limited areas of growth the genus is vulnerable to extinction due to fire or unforeseen events. Elingamita...

Poli's Stellate Barnacle
2014-12-10 12:25:57

Poli’s stellate barnacle (Chthamalus stellatus) is a species of acorn barnacle that can be found in Southern Europe, South West England, and Ireland attached to rocky shorelines. It prefers to reside in warmer waters in areas that are less protected than bays, where it will attach itself to rocks and other hard materials. Poli’s stellate barnacle is typically cone shaped but can be shaped like a tube when living in large colonies and reaches a size of up to .55 inches. It is covered by...

Wharf Roach, Ligia exotica
2014-12-10 11:29:16

The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...

Dodecatheon poeticum
2014-12-08 18:23:39

Dodecatheon poeticum is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Poet’s shooting star or the Narcissus shooting star. Its common names are referring to the plant’s unique flowers. D. poeticum is a member of the Primulaceae family. The plant is indigenous to western North America. D. poeticum grows in woodlands that see plenty of moisture in the springtime and drier summertime months. The plant prefers wide-open areas in direct sunlight....

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Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.