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2014-02-12 20:22:02

BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --A study describing the complete wiring diagram for the part of the nervous system that controls mating behavior in male roundworms was chosen as the most outstanding paper published in Science in the year June 2012 to May 2013. Scott Emmons, Ph.D. , senior author of the paper and professor of genetics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, will accept the American Association for the Advancement of Science's...

2014-02-04 16:29:33

$3 Million Gift Establishes Anaerobic Structural Biology Program, Focusing on C. Difficile BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the foe is a disease-causing microbe, identifying the structure of its component proteins can greatly aid efforts to kill or disable it. Research to gain this knowledge will be bolstered by a $3 million grant from The Price Family Foundation. The gift to Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and the University of...

2014-01-22 23:20:15

Tickets Also Available to Exclusive Dinner with Comedic Chef Alex Thomopoulos of HUNGRY's Bites and Booze Tampa, FL (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Tickets are still available for the Museum of Science & Industry's 19th annual Einstein on Food & Wine festival, Jan. 31 - Feb. 1. This celebration of the senses showcases the delicious and diverse cuisine of Tampa Bay, alongside the palate pleasers of winemakers from around the country. The weekend is ideal for anyone who enjoys...

2014-01-21 16:23:38

Films in "The Vault" Will Feature Special On-Screen Commentary, Made Exclusively for FEARNET, by Genre Insiders Such as Ted Raimi, Mike Mendez, and Amber Benson SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the genre's greatest minds are coming to FEARNET.com, with the exclusive series of films from "The Vault," highlighting 10 free-to-view films from five of horror's most influential filmmakers in Dario Argento, George Romero, Lucio Fulci, William Lustig, and Gary Sherman....

2014-01-20 08:21:48

Authors Propose Unique New World Origins of Obscure Voynich Manuscript in ?HerbalGram? AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the 100th issue of its quarterly, peer-reviewed journal, HerbalGram, the nonprofit American Botanical Council published a feature that may change the course of research on an approximately 500-year-old, illuminated text known as the Voynich Manuscript. Written in a curious language that is yet un-deciphered, the enigma of the Voynich has...

2014-01-14 23:26:23

With the new appearance, the leading packaged pump system manufacturer is simplifying the user process for finding project-specific pump solutions. (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 QuantumFlo, a leading manufacturer of variable speed pump systems and technology for commercial and industrial markets, has released Einstein 2.0, an advanced online sizing and selection tool, updating their popular program and allowing end users to find the pump solutions they need with a new look and experience. The...

2014-01-09 12:27:16

BRONX, N.Y., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roadside bombs and other blasts have made head injury the "signature wound" of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts. Most combat veterans recover from mild traumatic brain injury, also known as concussion, but a small minority experience significant and long-term side effects. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120531/DC16559LOGO) Now, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, in cooperation...

2014-01-09 12:25:54

SKRILLEX, AXWELL, SEBASTIAN INGROSSO, ALESSO, KREWELLA, NICKY ROMERO, A-TRAK, DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE AND MORE RETURN FOR LIGHT'S SECOND YEAR LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the better half of 2013, LIGHT Nightclub at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas dazzled club-goers with a remarkable nightlife experience. The venue is the only place in the world where fans can experience a fully immersive dance floor while listening to sets from some of the most...

2014-01-07 14:07:14

More women are choosing science careers, yet women are notoriously underrepresented in senior academic positions—often because they abandon their careers due to pessimism about advancement. New research suggests that putting more women in decision-making roles on the teams that organize symposia could offer a simple, effective step forward. Women have made dramatic gains in obtaining science degrees over the past four decades. Only 13 percent of Ph.D.s in life sciences went to women in...

2014-01-07 04:21:16

BRONX, N.Y., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More women are choosing science careers, yet women are notoriously underrepresented in senior academic positions--often because they abandon their careers due to pessimism about advancement. New research suggests that putting more women in decision-making roles on the teams that organize symposia could offer a simple, effective step forward. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120531/DC16559LOGO) Women have made dramatic...


Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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