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goose bumps
2014-06-25 05:33:12

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Emotions are often considered relative states that are difficult to measure. It may not be far off in the future, however, when scientists will be able to quantify emotional states. A team of researchers at KAIST in Daejeon, South Korea have developed a sensor that can directly measure the degree and occurrence of goose bumps, technically known as piloerection. This wearable device measures 20mm x 20mm. Goose bumps occur because of...

2014-06-20 16:22:24

In Celebration of the NEW Bump Rescue Skincare Line, Magic Shave Collaborates With Sony Pictures' Think Like a Man Too as the Official U.S. Men's Grooming Promotional Partner NEW YORK, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SoftSheen-Carson Laboratories® Magic® Shave, the undisputed leader in African American men's grooming and shaving, celebrated their NEW Bump Rescue Skincare Line through its Magic Shave Approved campaign and partnership with Sony Pictures' Think Like a Man Too, in theaters...

2014-06-16 12:25:54

ATLANTA, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sportech Racing and Digital, a division of Sportech PLC, (LSE: SPO), is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bump Worldwide Inc. ("Bump"), a Toronto-based gaming business and the fastest growing provider of electronic charitable raffles conducted during professional sporting events known as '50/50 raffles.' The partnerships between Bump and the professional sports teams raise money for the teams' charitable foundations, complementing...

2014-04-23 23:14:44

Banish My Bumps PDF designed by Angela Steinberg is a newly updated book that covers effective remedies for deal with keratosis pilaris naturally and safely. A full review of Banish My Bumps PDF on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Keratosis pilaris (KP) is also called follicular keratosis or lichen pilaris. Follicular keratosis is a genetic skin disorder that is manifested by the appearance of small rough and slightly red bumps on the...

2013-10-22 23:27:27

Forsadi LLC is set to launch a new app that allows couples, families and friends to share virtual affection… just in time for sweetest day. Chicago, Il (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Forsadi LLC has announced that it is ready to launch Huggy Kissy. It is a thrilling new app designed to make it easy for people with busy and hectic lifestyles to show love and affection to those dear to them. It is available in the Itunes and Google Play store. “If you see your colleague smiling at their...

Google Buys Bump
2013-09-17 09:30:09

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google has bought one-time Apple App Store success Bump for an estimated $30 to $35 million. The company which built Bump, Bump Technologies, says they have no plans to shut down the app, a common concern among companies purchased by the search giant. Bump quickly rose to popularity in the early days of the iPhone by letting users easily share contacts and other information simply by bumping their phones together. Bump Technologies...

Music Of Our 20s Affects Us Emotionally
2013-09-09 09:30:36

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Teenagers and parents often disagree about many things, especially when it comes to tastes in music. While the music of an older generation might not always be relevant to the new school, a recent study from Cornell University says that young adults remember music from their parents' generation almost as fondly as music from their own adolescence. This, says lead researcher Lynne Krumhansl, proves music can form an emotional bond...

2013-07-12 23:22:27

MomDoc Women for Women announces that they will be a host of the Birthing Unity Maternity Program (BUMP) where prospective parents can learn about pregnancy, childbirth, and parenting. (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 MomDoc Women for Women, OB/GYN clinics in the Phoenix and metropolitan areas, will be hosting the Birthing Unity Maternity Program for prospective parents. When a couple begins the BUMP program, generally around the 4th month of pregnancy, they are placed among couples with similar...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'