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2014-07-29 23:17:12

New book ‘Big Words for Little Tonques’ is a fun way to develop communication through better listening, pronunciation and language skills. AUCKLAND, New Zealand (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 A child's speech and language development becomes more advanced beginning around age three through age five. Receptive language skills during this period become more sophisticated; a child learns to make subtle distinctions between objects and relationships. Also, the child can understand multi-step...

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2014-06-13 06:54:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The tongues of horned frogs are capable of lifting up to three times their own bodyweight, thanks to a biological mechanism comparable to adhesive tape, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports. Dr. Thomas Kleinteich of the University of Kiel in Germany and his colleagues conducted a series of experiments in which they placed a horned frog in front of a glass slide, and then tempted it by...

2012-02-21 14:13:22

University of Miami anthropological linguist studies the anumeric language of an Amazonian tribe; the findings add new perspective to the way people acquire knowledge, perception and reasoning Most people learn to count when they are children. Yet surprisingly, not all languages have words for numbers. A recent study published in the journal of Cognitive Science shows that a few tongues lack number words and as a result, people in these cultures have a difficult time performing common...

2008-09-18 21:00:26

COLUMBIA, S.C., Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a study of divine healing funded by The Centers for Disease Control, Jane Teas, Ph.D., Melinda Holland, and Georgianna Jackson found that God and prayer are not merely coping mechanisms for pain and suffering; these researchers discovered what the raw power of the Lord feels like. From over a hundred interviews with Christians in South Carolina, they compiled the best narratives in one remarkable collection, Faith that Heals: Stories of...

2008-08-28 06:00:36

By Sophia Kazmi DUBLIN -- A Nigeria-based Pentecostal church will soon have a branch in Dublin. Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries got approval from the Planning Commission this week to operate a church in a commercial suite on Dublin Boulevard near Silvergate Drive. The Dublin congregation will be small -- about 20 adults and 15 children -- and will be using a 1,900-square-foot office suite. But the mother church is huge. Its Web site claims that more than 200,000 people have...

2008-07-05 12:00:11

MASSILLON, Ohio (AP) -- The pastor of a northeast Ohio church that's been the subject of neighborhood complaints because of loud worship services said he'll move the small Pentecostal church outside of town. During the annual revival in May at Worshippers of Christ the Warrior King in Massillon, services with loud music go late into the night. After services on May 3, officers walked into the church and wrote senior pastor Troy Sowell a ticket for violating the city's noise ordinance....

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2006-04-24 09:20:00

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- In their quest to create the super warrior of the future, some military researchers aren't focusing on organs like muscles or hearts. They're looking at tongues. By routing signals from helmet-mounted cameras, sonar and other equipment through the tongue to the brain, they hope to give elite soldiers superhuman senses similar to owls, snakes and fish. Researchers at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition envision their work giving Army Rangers 360-degree...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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