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2014-09-23 08:26:25

Industry Leaders Join Forces to Accelerate Pace of Innovation Within Entertainment, Technology and Marketing Ecosystems NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The rapid pace of change surrounding the digital entertainment sector has made it nearly impossible for executives to stay ahead of the most recent technology innovations and adjusting consumer behaviors. To meet this growing need, three leaders in digital technology, media marketing and investing today announced they are...

2014-09-22 20:23:15

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Emmy® Award-winning casting director and talent executive Robi Reed held her legendary end-of-summer event, "Robi Reed's 12(th) Annual Sunshine Beyond Summer Celebration" - The Day Party With A Purpose benefiting The Reed For Hope Foundation, on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the opulent estate of philanthropist and healthcare entrepreneur Lorna Johnson in Beverly Hills, California. As one of the most highly-coveted invites in the...

2014-09-22 16:31:50

DAVID KARP OF TUMBLR, PETE CASHMORE OF MASHABLE, AND LILY COLE OF IMPOSSIBLE.COM ON JUDGING PANEL NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-one tech companies will be announced today as finalists for the UK government's second annual GREAT Tech Awards. British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will announce the names at a reception at the British Residence in New York City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140501/83008 Representing the states of New York, New Jersey, and...

2014-09-22 16:29:07

ReportsnReports.com offers Cardiovascular Partnering Terms and Agreements market research report in its store DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Delivery of this report will take 1-3 days after purchase Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140922/147497 The Cardiovascular Partnering Terms and Agreements report provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the cardiovascular partnering deals and agreements entered into by the world's leading...

2014-09-22 16:25:36

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Portable OTDRAn Optical Time Domain Reflectometer (OTDR) is an electronic-optical instrument, a combination of a laser source and a detector, which is used to characterize optical fiber. An OTDR accesses only one end of the fiber and makes multiple measurements which are used to reveal defects, faults, and also determine the amount of signal loss at any point in the single optical fiber or complete network. OTDRs are widely used by network...

2014-09-22 16:21:22

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Inertial Navigation SystemsInertial navigation systems (INS) are highly complex navigation aids that are integrated to other vessel management systems used on aircrafts, rockets, marine vessels, and other aerial vehicles. An INS consists of computers, accelerometers, gyroscopes, and uses the process of dead reckoning to determine the attitude (position, orientation, and velocity) of the moving object. Major end-customers of these systems...

2014-09-22 16:21:10

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the job market's growing demand for employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills, the National Guard Youth Foundation and EverFi, the leading education technology company focused on teaching, assessing, badging, and certifying students in critical skills, announce the launch of an interactive education initiative that will provide STEM training resources to participants of the National Guard...

2014-09-22 12:33:12

Original Love Boat Cast Will Star on Float During Iconic New Year's Day Parade SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises will ring in the new year and its 50(th) anniversary in an unprecedented way - with its first-ever float in the world-famous Rose Parade on January 1 in Pasadena, Calif. As a special feature the six original cast members of The Love Boat television show will ride on the ship's bow and "cruise" down the five-and-a-half mile parade...

2014-09-22 12:25:36

- Comprehensive program supported by the Bell Media TV and Film Skills Development Initiative provides immersive and experiential broadcast and production experience for producers - - Deadline for applications is November 6, 2014; more information available at BellMedia.ca - [The 2014 program] far exceeded my expectations. - Lauren Grant, past participant An amazing opportunity to . . . expand my professional network and deepen my understanding of the Canadian television...

2014-09-22 12:25:13

New interactive video contest campaign lets users control the events and outcome of a first date while entering to win their own dream date or 1 of 1000 free Lavalife.com memberships. TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Did you ever have one of those "choose your own adventure" books as a child? Do you remember how wildly addictive they were? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147191) Lavalife.com has put its own spin on the popular game by making it into...


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
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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