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Being Extroverted Leads To Happiness In Any Culture

Being Extroverted Leads To Happiness In Any Culture

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Western cultures consider being extroverted as a desirable quality associated with happiness, but what about other cultures that tend to prize close-knit relationships and group dynamics?...

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2014-04-18 12:24:12

ADDISON, Ill., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xentris Wireless, a leader in designing, manufacturing and distributing high quality, innovative wireless accessories, announces distribution agreement with PURO SpA, a leading Italian company in the development and study of fashion and design accessories for the Consumer Electronics. PURO ranks among the leading players in the sector in Italy and abroad, offering a very wide range of collections and accessories with a proposal of over...

2014-04-17 23:12:56

Cockroaches were reportedly spotted in two restaurants in Florida. In order to help the public kill roaches fast and safe and prevent the infestation of them, My Cleaning Products recommended a pesticide-exempt spray. Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Recently, cockroaches were spotted in two restaurants in Florida. And according to a report from local10.com posted on April 15, 2014, that, along with other violations, forced their closure. In connection with it, My Cleaning Products...

2014-04-17 23:11:28

Crispy rice Easter treats and no candy Easter egg stuffers have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Have a fun Easter with these great tips from seasoned Moms. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Ready for easy to do and awesome looking treats? Crispy rice Easter treats and no candy Easter egg stuffers have been published on Kids Activities Blog. The treats are easy to do, look awesome, and kids will have a blast decorating the treats. Making Easter egg treats is easy with the simple...

2014-04-16 23:13:39

No candy Easter egg stuffers and crispy rice Easter treats have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Have fun at Easter with these great tips from seasoned Moms. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Is candy overtaking the Easter holiday? No candy Easter egg stuffers and crispy rice Easter treats have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Have fun with easy to do tips from seasoned Moms this Easter weekend. Time to make memories without the crush that follows a sugar rush. Things that...

2014-04-16 23:12:17

Indigenous Wisdom-Based Expertise of Dr. Chiku Malunga Comes to Accra, Ghana This Week Where He Conducts High-Level Mentoring Seminar for the West Africa Civil Society Institute – Includes Guest Participants from Africa Lead Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Imagine bringing African Indigenous wisdom to society and today’s business culture. Malawi-based author, Chiku Malunga, PhD, does just that and quite successfully as his globally embraced fresh perspective continues to be in...

2014-04-16 16:33:22

First USA flagship showroom will celebrate sound, design and sensory experiences, and will premiere in New York City NEW YORK and DEERFIELD, Ill. and STRUER, Denmark, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bang & Olufsen unveils today its first newly redesigned store concept in North America, at the new Madison Avenue showroom location in New York City. The new store design is significant as it presents a breakthrough retail concept that evokes a true sensory experience and demonstrates...

2014-04-16 12:22:14

SEATTLE, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For many teens past and present, a high-school prom is a significant milestone celebrated with dinner, dancing and, according to the latest poll results from PEMCO Insurance, underage drinking. The PEMCO Insurance Northwest Poll found that more than one-third (37 percent) of Washington and Portland, Ore., residents who attended a prom in years past admit to drinking or partying that night. A vast majority--nearly four out of five...

2014-04-16 04:22:35

DUBLIN, Ireland, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mvwmdl/research_and) has announced the addition of the "Research and Development Forecast of China Spandex Market to 2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mvwmdl/research_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) In recent years, the global spandex market has been...

2014-04-15 23:16:29

BOOSTnBLEND announces the first product developed by women for women to cover up post pregnancy hair loss. Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 It is not uncommon to suffer hair loss associated with pregnancy; in fact it affects 40 to 50 percent of post-partum women. Hair goes through a number of phases during its life cycle: the growth phase, the resting phase and the shedding phase. During pregnancy, the increase in estrogen levels keeps hair in the growth phase for longer and most...

2014-04-15 23:04:41

NaturesMagicGift.com releases a review of Owen Coleman’s Pure Reiki Healing Mastery, a new training program that promises to teach users how to master the spiritual healing power of Reiki in as little as 48 hours. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Pure Reiki Healing Mastery, a new course designed to teach users how to properly utilize the spiritual healing powers of Reiki, has been generating a buzz of excitement in the natural health community, attracting the attention of Will...


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Basuto-Pony
2014-04-10 09:46:37

The Basuto Pony  is a breed from South Africa improved from the bloodline of Arabian and Persian horses. In 1653, four horses were imported to South Africa from the Dutch East India Trading Company. The exact breed of them is unknown, but may have been either Arabian or Persian. The original horse became the Cape Horse which could possibly also be the Basuto, but with the cross breeding of Arabian and other breeds the Basuto Pony remained small and the Cape grew larger. Because of the...

Kava, Piper methysticum
2014-02-15 08:17:42

Piper methysticum is a shrub species. The species is more commonly referred to as Kava or Kava-kava. Its Latin name actually means “pepper, intoxicating” The plant is cultivated and used for its sedative and anesthetic properties. P. methysticum is grown vastly in the Republic of Vanuatu, although for some time it was only grown in Hawaii, Fiji, the Federated States of Micronesia, Vanuatu and Tonga. It is fairly easy to cultivate; the plant needs partial shade, well-drained soil and...

Wendigo
2014-02-10 16:19:19

The Wendigo is a legendary demonic creature or spirit from the Algonquian people of the Atlantic coast, and the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. It is said the Wendigo could either posses humans or be a human that has been transformed into a creature. One of its traits is that of cannibalism. The Algonquian people believed that the eating of human flesh would put the person at risk of becoming a Wendigo. There is a modern medical term known as Wendigo Psychosis, which...

Mermaid
2014-01-22 09:57:56

A mermaid is a creature from folklore and myths that are said to inhabit oceans around the world. Almost every culture has a legend that relates to a mermaid. In some cultures, mermaids are claimed to create floods, storms, shipwrecks, and drownings. Other legends say that they fall in love with humans. The mermaid is described with the upper body of a beautiful woman and the lower body of a fish. The have long flowing hair and are said to lure sailors with their captivating voices. The...

What Mokele-mbembe may resemble
2014-01-22 09:23:01

Mokele-mbembe is a legendary creature said to inhabit the Congo river Basin, mainly in Lake Tele. It likes the deep water and according to folklore, it haunts river bends. Its name means “one who stops the flow of rivers”, and depending on the story, it has been described as a live creature or a spirit. According to some, it has been portrayed as a sauropod, similar to the well known Brachiosaurus with a very long neck and tail and a small head. Other descriptions represent it...

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