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Mentally Demanding Jobs May Keep Your Mind Sharp Long After You Retire
2014-03-26 14:11:36

University of Michigan A mentally demanding job may stress you out today but can provide important benefits after you retire, according to a new study. "Based on data spanning 18 years, our study suggests that certain kinds of challenging jobs have the potential to enhance and protect workers' mental functioning in later life," said Gwenith Fisher, a faculty associate at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research and assistant professor of psychology at Colorado State...

2014-02-03 23:24:07

New Stratasys 3D Printer is the only one for color and advanced multi-material combos. Top Stratasys Reseller, FISHER/UNITECH to offer it among product line. Troy, MI (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 FISHER/UNITECH, the leading reseller of Stratasys 3D Printers and a top reseller of SolidWorks 3D CAD software, now offers the latest in 3D Printing technology. Today Stratasys unveiled its newest addition to the design series of printers called the Objet500 Connex3™. With its ability to...

2014-01-28 23:03:43

Fisher House Foundation calls for design entries at DesignContest.com to create a fresh new t-shirt design to reflect its mission. Marina del Rey, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Military charity, Fisher House Foundation, has launched a T-shirt design contest at DesignContest.com to get unique fresh ideas for their next T-shirt to support their mission. Fisher House Foundation is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a...

2014-01-09 23:27:30

WashSmart washing machines feature SmartDrive™ technology with flexible agitator that provides exceptional clothes care in efficient cycles for a lasting expert wash experience. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Fisher & Paykel Appliances, Inc., a global design innovator and manufacturer of indoor and outdoor home appliances, announced it has introduced WashSmart™ featuring patented SmartDrive™ technology that provides ultimate load sensing and clothes care. Designed...

2013-11-04 12:26:06

ADDS TO FILMRISE LIBRARY OF HORROR AND FRIGHT-RELATED MOVES AND TELEVISION SERIES NEW YORK, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FilmRise has acquired North American rights to a slate of cult horror films including "Splatter University" and "Flesh Eating Mothers." The titles add to the growing FilmRise library of horror and fright-related films and television series that includes John Landis' "An American Werewolf in London," SyFy's "Deals from the Darkside," Sharon Stone movie "Deadly...

2013-10-09 12:25:13

2,500 FILM AND TELEVISION TITLES ACQUIRED NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan Klingenstein, Danny Fisher and Jack Fisher today announced their new distribution company, FilmRise. As the industry continues to evolve, FilmRise approaches distribution in a forward-looking way with its emphasis on worldwide digital distribution and online DVD sales, together with traditional distribution models including big-box retail DVD, television licensing and theatrical releases on select...

2013-09-09 08:20:58

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Josef Newgarden fought his way through multiple crashes, six extended caution periods and extreme heat to finish the Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT in second place, his first podium and highest IZOD IndyCar Series finish in his young career. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO) The Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) driver started the 75-lap race from the fifth position, but fell back as far as...

2013-08-01 08:27:51

SAN FRANCISCO, August 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Taptica, the leading mobile user acquisition platform, has received investment from Itzhak Fisher, Nielsen EVP Global Business Development and accomplished entrepreneur in high-technology businesses for three decades. Fisher's previous posts include Global Product Leadership of all Nielsen product solutions and Executive Chairman of Nielsen's Online Division. Itzhak also has extensive experience in leading companies through...

2013-07-16 08:28:25

LOS ANGELES, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Sima Fisher, one of Canada's premier actress-singer-songwriters, will play four different comedic characters undergoing dance therapy in the upcoming comedy web series, Women Who Dance. Currently in pre-production, the show is expected to release this fall on Fisher's Youtube channel, www.youtube.com/simafisher and on her IMDb profile. The story is about a group of outlandish and irreverent women who work through their problems in...

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2013-06-27 18:56:36

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Marijuana farmers are killing off a native mammal in southern Sierra Nevada with rat poison, according to a new study. The US Forest Service's Pacific Southwest Research Station (PSW) collaborated with the University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley, and the Integral Ecology Research Center for a study to look into how illegal marijuana farms are affecting wildlife. They found that rat poison used on these...


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2012-06-14 09:11:06

Symbol: SUHA Group: Dicot Family: Saxifragaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CO, ID, WY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-14 09:11:07

Symbol: SUHAP Group: Dicot Family: Saxifragaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   SUPU Sullivantia purpusii (Brand) Rosend. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CO Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division...

2012-06-14 09:11:08

Symbol: SUHAH Group: Dicot Family: Saxifragaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:ID, WY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-14 12:25:39

Symbol: POME16 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   CAPA33 Caesalpinia parryi (Fisher) Eifert   Parry's holdback   HOPA7 Hoffmannseggia parryi (Fisher) B.L. Turner   Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta –...

2012-06-14 13:47:24

Symbol: PEEL5 Group: Dicot Family: Scrophulariaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   PEDAE Penstemon davidsonii Greene var. ellipticus (J.M. Coult. & Fisher) B. Boivin Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:ID, MT, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta –...

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