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2011-03-29 14:00:00

BRISTOL, Pa., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard, programmed and custom interconnection products, recently named Roy Larsen of Larsen Associates Aries' 2010 Representative of the Year Award. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110329/PH73444 ) Larsen, an Aries representative for more than a quarter of a century, doubled his sales over 2009 and led all representative groups in both dollars sold and percentage increase over...

2011-03-07 06:45:00

VICTOR, N.Y., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaNova, Inc. (PharmaNova) announces an agreement with Lacerta Bio, Inc. whereby Lacerta Bio's experienced team of business development professionals will supplement PharmaNova's team in the U.S. and U.K. to support its 2011 business growth and expansion initiatives. Emphasis will be on widening PharmaNova's partnering base for its innovative, nanoparticle technology, NovaSperse(SM), including existing NovaSperse(SM) new product opportunities...

2011-02-28 06:30:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Perseus Telecom, a global provider of telecommunications, announced today that it is sponsoring TradeTech USA 2011, February 28th - March 2nd, at Pier 60 in New York, NY and TradeTech London, April 12th-14th, at the ExCel Centre in London, UK. TradeTech is a high-quality equity trading conference covering both domestic and global trading strategies aimed at increasing the efficiency of trading desks around the world. Both events will bring together...

2011-01-27 11:37:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgos, known to be critical, meticulous and reserved, are also more likely to get into a car accident, according to Allstate Insurance, which recently compared claims data against the recently "revised" zodiac calendar. Over the past year, Virgos were nearly 700 percent more likely to be in a car accident when compared to the determined and aware Scorpio, the best drivers in the study. Perhaps a Virgo's shy, perfectionist nature leads to...

2011-01-20 00:00:49

A recent interview with astronomer Parke Kunkle has spurred debate that a 13th sign, Ophiuchus, should be included in the zodiac. Might the entire zodiac as we know it be in need of a horoscope-shaking realignment? The answer, according to Eugenia Last, noted astrologer and author of the globally syndicated column The Last Word in Astrology, is a resounding "no." Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) January 18, 2011 "Ophi- who?" might have been your first reaction if you caught sight of the peculiar...

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2011-01-14 09:10:00

What's your sign? No, that's not a bad pick-up line. Rather, it's a question that a lot of people think they know the answer to--but, according to scientists, they would be wrong. The zodiac star signs were created some 2,000 years ago, according to what Minnesota Planetarium Society board member Parke Kunkle told the Chicago Sun Times on Friday. However, the star signs that most people associate themselves with based on their birthdays may be inaccurate, thanks to the moon's gravitational...

2010-06-25 12:30:00

BRISTOL, Pa., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard and custom interconnection products, now offers a CSP test socket with a window that optically exposes 100% of the top of the DUT (device under test) for FA (failure analysis) testing for EMMI (emission microscopy) or optical sensor applications. Traditionally, a hole in the socket lid only exposes a maximum of 85% of the top of the DUT surface. (Photo:...

2010-05-21 13:00:00

BRISTOL, Pa., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Aries Electronics, an international manufacturer of standard, programmed and custom interconnection products, recently awarded Joe Midili of JMA Inc. the 2009 Representative of the Year award after nearly doubling his 2008 sales. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100521/PH08959 ) With a 99% increase in sales over 2008, Midili and company outperformed other members of Aries' representative network for overall sales. Midili, owner and...

2010-01-21 14:13:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lupus Foundation of America Greater Washington Chapter (LFAGW at http://www.lupusgw.org) will host its first Virginia Advocacy Day in Richmond on Tuesday, Feb. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Participants will host a coffee for legislators and their staff members and call on state legislators to ask that they designate May as Lupus Awareness Month to coincide with the national awareness month. For more information and to register, participants may...

2009-12-07 07:00:00

ATHENS, Greece, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aries Maritime Transport Limited (Nasdaq: RAMS) (the "Company") today announced that, effective December 21, 2009, the Company will be renamed "NewLead Holdings Ltd." The Company's common shares, listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "RAMS," will trade under the new symbol, "NEWL," upon commencement of trading on December 21, 2009. To commemorate the name and ticker change, NewLead's Management team will be ringing the...


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Zodiac -- The Zodiac (from Greek zoon, "animal") is an imaginary belt in the heavens extending approximately 8 degrees on either side of the Sun's apparent path, and including the apparent paths of the Moon and the major planets: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. Imaginary divisions of the zodiac represent, in astronomy, constellations, and in astrology, signs. There is a zodiac in western astrology, a different one in Vedic astrology, and a very different one in Chinese astrology....

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Triangulum Australe Constellation -- Triangulum Australe, the Southern Triangle, is completely visible in latitudes south of 20 degrees north from April through June. Its three brightest stars have been called the "Three Patriarchs", Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. It can easily be recognized by its shape, or asterism. This is one of the 12 southern constellations named by Johann Bayer in the early 1600's. The three bright stars in this constellation are so recognizable that they can be...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Serpens Constellation -- Serpens (the snake) is one of the 88 modern constellations, and was also one of the 48 listed by Ptolemy. Among the modern constellations it is unique in being split into two pieces, Serpens Caput (representing the head of the snake) to the west and Serpens Cauda (representing the tail) to the east. Between these two pieces lies the constellation of Ophiuchus, the serpent bearer. Notable features Since Serpens is regarded as being one constellation...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Scorpius Constellation -- Scorpius (the scorpion) is one of the constellations of the zodiac. In western astrology it is known as "Scorpio." It lies between Libra to the west and Sagittarius to the east. It is a large constellation located in the southern hemisphere near the center of the Milky Way. Notable features Scorpius contains many bright stars, including Antares (α Sco), Graffias (β1 Sco), Dschubba (δ Sco), Sargas (θ Sco), Shaula (λ Sco), Jabah (ν Sco),...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Puppis Constellation -- Containing the brightest star visible on earth, the constellation of Canis Major is one of the few constellations in the heavens which resembles what it is supposed to be: a large dog. Its neighbor, Puppis, on the other hand, boasts no bright stars, and is difficult at best for even seasoned observers to identify. Stellar beacons notwithstanding, both of these constellations are rich in open clusters, as they lie along the winter Milky Way. Several...

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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