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2014-08-29 16:21:52

QUAKERTOWN, Pa., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Quantum Global Technologies LLC, parent company to ChemTrace®, an industry-recognized leading microcontamination analytical testing laboratory that provides services to the semiconductor, solar, and medical life science industries and QuantumClean®, the leading global provider of validated sub-20nm outsourced process tool parts cleaning, surface treatment, refurbishment, analytical and engineering services to the...

2014-08-29 08:26:10

MONTREAL, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - iStore has won the Best in Class 2014 award in the E-Commerce category at the Interactive Media Awards. The IMA recognizes the highest standards of excellence in Web design and development, and honours individuals and enterprises for their outstanding achievements. The jury includes a distinguished group of visionaries who have shown great leadership in their fields and respect equity and integrity standards in the selection process. iStore...

2014-08-29 08:20:22

OTTAWA, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post is honouring Great Canadian Comedians by issuing a series of stamps featuring them and some of their most memorable roles. The stamps honour the work of Jim Carrey, Olivier Guimond, Mike Myers, Catherine O'Hara and Martin Short, all chosen for their talent in entertaining and making us laugh. "Canada is the birthplace of some of the world's most successful comedians and our series is about some of the many Canadian comedians who keep...

2014-08-29 04:21:56

DALLAS, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager Sopris Learning(TM), provider of a comprehensive suite of evidence-based interventions, assessments, and professional services, announced today that the online version of LANGUAGE!® with Focus on English Learning (FOEL) and Everyday English Plus is now available for purchase. LANGUAGE with FOEL is an intensive literacy intervention that integrates reading, writing, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, foundational skills, and spoken English to raise...

2014-08-28 12:29:16

Fast Growing MedTech Company Recruits Experienced CFO ATLANTA, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoChoice(® )today announced David Gill has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. The company also announced it has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine. The continued rapid growth at EndoChoice has been fueled by the success of the company's wide range of products and services purposefully designed...

2014-08-28 12:27:17

Dr. Vincent Malfitano, Owner and Operator of the Award Winning Assisted Living Community in Eastern Contra Costa County, has written a Four Part Series on the topic of the need for Assisted Living Care. He gives us the benefit of his 15 years of experiences in Evaluating and Assessing Seniors Emotional, Physical and Social needs. ANTIOCH, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 11 Signs It Might Be Time for Assisted LivingPart One The decision to help an aging adult move out...

2014-08-28 08:23:09

Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014 Time: 9:00 a.m. (Eastern) MONCTON, NB, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Francis McGuire, President & Chief Executive Officer, and Denis Larocque, Chief Financial Officer, invite you to participate in a webcast/conference call on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern to discuss Major Drilling Group International Inc.'s first quarter results for fiscal 2015. To access the webcast, which includes a slide presentation, please go to the...

2014-08-28 00:20:43

AN UNCOMPROMISING LOOK AT POLITICS, AMBITION AND MONEY, MARSEILLE DEBUTS IN ALL NETFLIX TERRITORIES IN LATE 2015 PARIS and BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marseille, an eight episode tale of power, corruption and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the French port city, will debut exclusively in all Netflix territories in late 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/SF81638LOGO The first French production from the world's leading Internet TV...

2014-08-27 20:20:45

DALLAS, TX, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Gale Force Petroleum Inc. (TSXV: GFP) (OTCQX: GFPMF) ("Gale Force" or the "Company") today announced that it has concluded the sale of an 81% working interest in its properties in Henderson and Anderson Counties, Texas (the "Texas Reef Properties") as well as its 90% interest in a 4-mile natural gas gathering system on the properties, for an aggregate selling price of US$5,850,000. Per the terms of the purchase and sale agreement, US$567,000 of the...

2014-08-27 16:26:26

Leading global roofing manufacturer creates jobs, expands to serve Southeast US markets KANKAKEE, IL, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - IKO Industries, a North American pioneer in the manufacture of residential and commercial asphalt shingles and related roofing materials has announced the official grand opening of its newest production facility in Sylacauga, Alabama. Marketing Director, Carol Perkins, says that local dignitaries and IKO customers will be invited to attend the...


Latest EM Reference Libraries

Copper laurel, Eupomatia laurina, leaves and flower
2014-02-10 09:02:13

Eupomatia is a genus of flowering shrub that contains 3 recorded species known to science. They belong to the ancient Eupomatiaceae family. Eupomatia are hermaphroditic trees or shrubs with simple green leaves. They produce ivory or red and yellow flowers that measure 1.2 to 1.6 inches in diameter. The fruit it produces is a fleshy berry. This fruit is popular in traditional Australian drinks, preservatives and pastries. Eupomatia barbata is commonly referred to as the Northern small...

Metellina mengei
2013-10-09 13:21:22

Metellina mengei is a spider belonging to the Tetragnathidae family located in Europe up to Georgia. It was once though to be a form of M. segmentata that occurs in the spring. M. mengei is much rarer than M. segmentata. This species is much like Metellina segmentata, from which it can only be distinguished by comparing the genital features. Another pointer id that males of M. segmentata have hairs on the underside of the first leg and M. mengei have none. On the underside of the female M....

Short-spined Crown-of-thorns Starfish, Acanthaster brevispinus
2013-08-12 14:37:20

The short-spined crown-of-thorns starfish (Acanthaster brevispinus) is a species of starfish that is classified within the Acanthasteridae family. This species has a large range that includes the Great Barrier Reef, the Philippines, and the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. Because these areas are so far away from one another, the full range of this starfish cannot be known, but it can be said that it resides in a tropical or subtropical environment. It was first discovered by W.K. Fisher, who...

Astropecten aranciacus
2013-08-11 13:44:01

Astropecten aranciacus is a species of starfish that is classified within the Astropectinidae family. This species can be found in many areas including the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It prefers coastal habitats with muddy terrain, living at depths between seven and three hundred feet. This species can reach an average diameter of twenty-two inches, although its common size is about twelve inches. Its arms are narrow and pointed at the ends, and hold between one and three...

Andinobates
2013-07-30 13:21:47

Andinobates is a genus of poison dart frogs located in South America. It contains species previously classified in the genus Dendrobates and in 2006 transferred to the genus Ranitomeya. In 2011, Twomey, Brown, et al. erected the genus called Andinobates for a group of twelve species of Ranitomeya. Andinobates frogs can be distinguished from their sister taxon Ranitomeya anatomically in that their second and third vertebrae are fused. They show no limb reticulation, which is present in the...

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  • To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.
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