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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...

2014-08-27 16:24:57

BLOCK PARTY BRINGS FAMED ESSENCE STREET STYLE FRANCHISE TO LIFE WITH MUSIC, FASHION SHOWS, ART INSTALLATIONS, GOURMET FOOD TRUCKS AND MORE NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESSENCE today announced its first-ever Street Style Block Party & Awards; celebrating real women with great style during New York Fashion Week. The day-long extravaganza--fusing music, fashion, art, shopping and food--will take place on September 7, 2014 in Brooklyn, NY, at The Dumbo Archway Under the Manhattan...

2014-08-27 12:28:23

AWCAA Commemorates 10 Years With Fundraising Gala Honoring First Lady of Tanzania Madam Salma Kikwete & Keynote From Best-Selling Author Dr. Ian Smith WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- For 10 years, the African Women's Cancer Awareness Association (AWCAA) has been helping minority women receive free mammograms and breast cancer treatment. Since it's inception, AWCAA has touched the lives of over 20,000 people domestically and internationally and on October 18, 2014 the...

2014-08-27 12:27:23

Epic Citywide Exhibitions and Public Programs Celebrate Islamic Arts and Culture LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching this September, the Los Angeles / Islam Arts Initiative (LA/IAI) brings together nearly 30 cultural institutions throughout Los Angeles to tell various stories of traditional and contemporary art from multiple Islamic regions and their significant global diasporas. The celebration of Islamic art and culture has been initiated by the City of Los Angeles...

2014-08-27 12:26:48

COLUMBUS, Ga., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Communicorp, a subsidiary of Aflac and largest provider of marketing and digital solutions in the region, announced that they have won two "Gold Ink Awards" from Printing Impressions Magazine for excellence in creativity, design and print quality. "We are truly honored that Printing Impressions Magazine recognized our work and that we were able to meet the high standards of print quality, technical difficulty and overall visual effects...

2014-08-27 08:33:02

WATERLOO, Ontario, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenText (NASDAQ: OTEX; TSX: OTC) announced today that Mark J. Barrenechea, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the following investor conferences in North America, including delivering the keynote presentation at the RBC Technology Conference. Live audio webcasts for presentations will be available via OpenText's Investor Relations website: investors.opentext.com. RBC Capital Markets Technology Conference -...

2014-08-27 08:29:17

Company offers Members discounted access to software solution that helps them manage their business better KANKAKEE, IL, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - IKO, a North American pioneer and global leader in the manufacture of residential and commercial roofing materials, has added a new perk to its recently enhanced IKO ShieldPRO plus+ Professional Roofing Contractor Program: enterprise pricing for the improveit! 360 cloud-based CRM software system. According to Marketing Director, Carol...

2014-08-27 08:24:00

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 365 Connect, the New Orleans-based, award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily housing industry, announced today that the company has received an Interactive Media Award for itsOnline Technology Platform. This prestigious international award further cements 365 Connect's role as the leader in creating leading edge, web-based technology platforms for the multifamily housing industry. Photo -...


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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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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