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2014-07-10 23:11:20

National foundation grant supports CCAT program model for early engagement of the manufacturing workforce pipeline in Groton & New London, CT. East Hartford, CT (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 As part of its efforts to recruit a skilled workforce ready for careers in Connecticut’s advanced manufacturing sector, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) in East Hartford is partnering with the Eastern Workforce Investment Board (EWIB) to offer the Dream It. Do It. Young...

2014-07-10 08:28:18

3 Members from Connecticut Representing More than 4,300 Members, Fly to Washington, D.C. to Stand Up for Herbalife LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Herbalife (NYSE: HLF), a leading global nutrition company, announced that today three independent Herbalife Members from Connecticut are traveling to Washington, D.C. in support of Herbalife and the value it has brought to Members, consumers and communities for over 34 years. These three Members will represent Members from across the...

2014-07-10 08:23:15

Live web coverage from America's last remaining whaleship PROVINCETOWN, Mass., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OceansLIVE will broadcast from deck of the Charles W. Morgan, the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, July 11-13 during the whaleship's historic voyage to Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140709/125751 The Morgan, a National Historic Landmark built in 1841, is visiting historic New England ports as part of its...

2014-07-09 23:07:40

RMACT, Fairfeild County's leading fertility clinic, is offering free fertility tests for teachers in July at its locations in Danbury, Norwalk, Stamford and Trumbull, CT. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 For all that teachers give to our community and our schools, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) is proud to offer free fertility testing for female teachers. Connecticut and New York teachers can visit any of RMACT’s four locations for an anti-mullerian hormone...

2014-07-09 16:26:46

Case featuring success of Access Health CT will be taught as part of curriculum at Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Public Health SOUTHPORT, Conn., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The launch of Access Health CT, Connecticut's official health insurance marketplace (also known as the Exchange), is the subject of an upcoming marketing case study authored by Harvard Business School professor John A. Quelch for use at both Harvard Business School (HBS) and Harvard School of...

2014-07-09 08:26:44

Workforce system managers and users seek self-service tools to cut costs and achieve simpler, faster and smarter interfaces STAMFORD, Conn., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Improving the employee user experience is the top benefit business buyers expect when investing in new HR technology and delivery models, a new survey from Information Services Group (ISG) (NASDAQ: III), a leading technology insights, market intelligence and advisory services company, reveals. Additional anticipated...

2014-07-09 08:22:58

WALTHAM, Mass., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announced the sale of combined heat and power (CHP) systems to YMCA facilities in Meriden and Milford, Connecticut. The systems will supply 60 kW of electricity to each facility, while simultaneously providing hot water for building heating, domestic hot water, and pool heating. The Meriden YMCA project is supported through the Connecticut Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program, an innovative...

2014-07-08 16:22:03

BRANFORD, Conn., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Core Informatics is excited to announce the release of its new chemistry app for Platform for Science. The newly developed Core ELN (Electronic Lab Notebook) Chemistry application is designed to help chemists document research activities and compound registration in the cloud. This is made possible through the Platform for Science, the scientific informatics market's only Scientific Platform-as-a-Service (sPaaS). The Core ELN Chemistry...

2014-07-08 08:30:12

- Findings from Phase II clinical study of investigational compound volasertib include response rate and new overall survival data. RIDGEFIELD, Conn., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a Phase II study that compared volasertib plus low-dose cytarabine (LDAC), a form of chemotherapy, versus LDAC alone in older patients with untreated acute myeloid leukemia (AML) were published today in the American Society of Hematology journal Blood. Volasertib has not been approved by the...

2014-07-08 08:20:37

DANBURY, Conn., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Armored AutoGroup Inc. (formerly known as Viking Acquisition Inc.) ("Armored AutoGroup" or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced a solicitation (the "Solicitation") of consents (the "Consents") upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in a Consent Solicitation Statement dated July 8, 2014 (as it may be amended or supplemented from time to time, the "Statement"), and the accompanying Form of Consent (the...


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2012-06-14 10:57:58

Symbol: RURO4 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: RubusrossbergianusBlanch. distribution:USA(CT, MA, RI, VT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida –...

2012-06-18 04:57:55

Symbol: CRPE17 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: CrataeguspequotorumSarg. distribution:USA(CT) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2005-05-26 11:32:33

Chalcocite, copper(I) sulfide (Cu2S), is an important copper mineral ore. It is opaque, being colored dark-gray to black with a metallic luster. It has a hardness of 2½ - 3. It is a sulfide with an orthorhombic crystal system. Chalcocite is sometimes found as a primary vein mineral in hydrothermal veins. However, most chalcocite occurs in the supergene enriched environment below the oxidation zone of copper deposits as a result of the leaching of copper from the oxidized minerals. It is...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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