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2012-03-30 13:29:23

Mars Science Laboratory mission will send its one-ton rover, Curiosity, to Mount Sharp, a martian mountain inside a crater. Once there, NASA researchers hope to learn more about the mountain, how it formed, and hopefully learn more about the history and geology of Mars. Larger than any Rocky Mountain found in the Centennial State, Mount Sharp has been a subject of interest ever since it was discovered in the 1970s. It sits in a peculiar place; in the middle of a crater, and NASA...

2012-03-14 09:01:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced Gale Gateways, an innovative program for public libraries. Designed to represent the unique way in which a community interacts with its public library, Gale Gateways bring together thematic products and services to provide an organized approach to help patrons find and use information. Unlike...

2012-03-12 08:30:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced DemographicsNow: Business & People, an online business and residential reference tool that provides detailed demographic data on more than 23 million businesses and 206 million consumers. Designed with an intuitive interface, interactive mapping tools and comprehensive data,...

2012-03-06 08:56:00

STAMFORD, Conn., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 15,000,000 students have learned the difference between "they're" and "their" thanks to a little handbook that changed the teaching and learning of writing in a big way. Cengage Learning, a leading global provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions, is celebrating the 70th anniversary of The Hodges Harbrace Handbook, the most relied upon grammar and style reference book in the discipline. Created in 1941 by...

2012-02-29 11:27:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Siegel+Gale (www.siegelgale.com) today announced that Howard Belk, its co-CEO and chief creative officer, and Brian Rafferty, the firm's global director of customer insights, will speak at Columbia Business School's BRITE '12 conference on Monday, March 5. Mr. Belk and Mr. Rafferty will present the findings of Siegel+Gale's recently published Global Brand Simplicity Index and reveal why simplicity is an essential part of building and sustaining a...

2012-02-27 10:59:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cengage Learning, a leading global provider of print and digital teaching, learning and research solutions, today announced the TeamUP Professional Development Portal, a new e-commerce site with a wealth of resources for faculty. Created by an experienced team of instructors and Cengage Learning's own team of faculty training consultants, this easy to access portal gives educators the opportunity to enhance their teaching techniques while earning...

2012-02-27 10:30:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning, announced the launch of the second annual Are you a Librarian Superhero? contest to recognize the often heroic efforts put forth by librarians around the country. Looking to build on the success of last year's contest, during which over 800 nominations were received, Gale is again calling on everyone - fellow librarians, library patrons, students and school administrators - to nominate a superhero librarian...

2012-02-22 09:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cengage Learning, a leading global provider of print and digital teaching, learning and research solutions, today announced an agreement with California State University (CSU), the largest university system in the country, to provide discounted eTextbooks to students as part of the Affordable Learning Solutions campaign. One of the largest digital resources contracts signed by a university system, this three-year contract will allow more...

2012-02-13 11:47:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced that Gale World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean has received the 2011 PROSE Award for Best eProduct in the Social Sciences category. The PROSE Awards are sponsored by the Professional Scholarship Publishing (PSP) division of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) and are given...

2012-01-23 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Siegel+Gale (www.siegelgale.com) today announced speaking engagements for its top executives and thought leaders in the first quarter of 2012. Based in the global strategic branding firm's New York and Los Angeles offices, these speakers will deliver key insights at prominent branding, technology and marketing conferences across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120123/NY39544LOGO ) Siegel+Gale will share its "Simple...