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2014-07-28 12:32:17

OPERATIONAL UPDATE FOR THE SECOND QUARTER 2014 NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kiwibox.com ["Kiwibox" - KIWB.OB] is pleased to announce the activity and user development in the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. SECOND QUARTER OPERATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS OF KIWIBOX GROUP -- Active Members - 2.87 Mio as of June 30, 2014, an increase of 7.2 % yoy. -- New Registrations - 235,596 in 2nd quarter 2014, an increase of 42.3 % over the year earlier...

2014-07-28 12:26:39

HAGERSTOWN, Md., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Established in 1931, the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, in Hagerstown, Maryland, provides residents and visitors access to a permanent collection of art. The Museum also features a rotating schedule of exhibitions, musical concerts, lectures, films, art classes and special events for children and adults throughout the year. The collections include 19th & early 20th century American art, old masters, and decorative art....

2014-07-28 12:26:33

Over one-third of parents are worried their children might have to move back in with them NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The economy remains something of a paradox. As leading indicators continue to move into positive territory and the Dow Jones Industrial Index remains near 17,000, all should indicate a rosy situation. But this doesn't seem to translate into a rosy opinion of how the economy is actually doing. The American public remains concerned about many aspects of the...

2014-07-28 12:22:06

SAO PAULO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America announces its preliminary traffic figures for June 2014. Comparisons refer to June 2013, 2Q13 and 6M13. During the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM), held in Brazil, GOL operated 28,000 commercial flights, transported 3.4 million passengers and achieved its highest ever load factor,...

2014-07-28 08:34:30

MIDDLETOWN, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Experis Technology Group and Experis Data Centers has teamed up to offer unique 3PAR services. Experis, an HP Enterprise Elite Storage, Convergent Blade Solutions, and CloudAgile Partner, is providing dedicated 3PAR storage arrays in its Middletown (Va.) DR Center for customers to use as a secondary storage array for DR or Backup to the Cloud. This cost effective service provides customers with a primary 3PAR, a quick and efficient device...

2014-07-28 08:29:46

Two see big savings from offers received in 21 days through direct contracting platform IRVING, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospitals coast to coast continue to realize speedy savings from the industry's first direct contracting market. Earlier this month, the Northeast Purchasing Coalition (NPC), owned by 22 health care systems comprising more than 100 hospitals throughout New England, recently saw double-digit savings after executing its first contract through the...

2014-07-28 08:29:34

Introducing a 4-star, boutique hotel as the anchor in the Atlas Town Center at Traditions to open 2Q 2016 BRYAN, Texas and COLLEGE STATION, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlas hotel theatlashotel.com will be a 177-key, 4-star boutique hotel in the heart of The Atlas Town Center at Traditions in Bryan, Texas. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140725/130455 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140725/130454 As the first hotel within ATLAS, The Atlas...

2014-07-28 08:27:38

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BR4SS is pleased to announce its first official Brand Ambassador, Nic Lamb: professional big wave surfer, and a strategic media partnership with The Go Big Project, adding these partnerships to its growing eco-system of brands, retailers, media and personalities. At the age of 25, Nic Lamb is one of the youngest big wave surfers in the world and will be a part of the Brands upcoming product design and related projects including an "Oceanic...

2014-07-25 20:22:26

PORTLAND, Ore., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Association of Western Pulp & Paper Workers. Date: July 25(th), 2014 Contact: Greg Pallesen AWPPW Vice President 503-228-7486 Where and When: Model Homes in these Quadrant Homes developments What: Informational leafleting telling potential homebuyers to "read the fine print" in the Quadrant Homes purchase and sale agreement. The leaflet's heading tells it all: "QUADRANT HOMES:...

2014-07-25 08:26:03

Xybion International Exchange will bring together compliance, GRC and Preclinical thought leaders from around the globe BENSALEM, Pa., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Xybion Corporation, the leading provider of software, services and consulting for global corporations operating in highly regulated industries, announced today that the company will host its first annual Global User Group Conference, Xybion International Exchange, on October 21-23, 2014 in historic Philadelphia,...


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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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