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2009-07-30 12:28:00

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Human pheromones are over-stated, or are they? There has been an on-going debate in the scientific community as to whether or not human pheromones exist, and, if they do, exactly what effect they have on us. For most of us in the lay community, pheromones are thought of as sexual attractants and nothing more. So the Sense of Smell Institute, the research and education division of The Fragrance Foundation, turned to the experts in the field and...

2009-07-30 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Human Pheromone Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EROX) ("HPS" or "the Company") and ACI, Inc. announced their collaboration with Marilyn Miglin LP to create a fragrance collection to be introduced on HSN (Home Shopping Network). The parties were introduced through New York City based BIG (Brand Intelligence Group, Inc.) who handles the branding and licensing of several fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands. "We are delighted to join...

2009-07-16 13:47:04

U.S. scientists using a new form of high-resolution laser mass spectrometry say they have discovered a new fruit fly pheromone. Scientists led by Professor Edward Kravitz at the Harvard Medical School said they were scanning the surface of fruit flies when they discovered the previously unidentified pheromone -- CH503 -- that contributes to the anti-aphrodisiac effects observed in female fruit flies after copulation. The researchers said the anti-aphrodisiac effect of copulation had been...

2009-07-16 14:02:24

There she is again: the cute girl at the mall. Big eyes. Long legs. She smiles at you. You're about to make your move"¦ but wait! What's she wearing? It's a letterman jacket, one clearly belonging to a hulking football player named "Steve." This girl is taken. Wisely, you move on. Countless teen movies have told the same tale, but behind the fiction is an essential, biological reality: Humans base their behavioral decisions, such as whom to court, on cues gleaned from their...

2009-06-15 11:00:00

(Pact is the Company's first in Southeast Asia, and provides for expanded relationship in Mainland China and other Asian Markets) SAN JOSE, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Human Pheromone Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EROX) ("HPS" or "the Company") today announced the signing of an exclusive License, Supply and Distribution Agreement (the "Agreement") with Pheromone International CO., LTD., a Taiwan-based Company ("the Licensee"), an affiliate of David Bernard International,...

2009-06-08 13:40:11

Ohio State University scientists combined bed bugs' own chemical signals with a common insect control agent to create a more effective extermination method. The researchers said they discovered stimulating the bed bugs by spraying their environment with synthetic versions of their alarm pheromones makes them more likely to walk through agents called desiccant dusts, which kill the bugs by making them highly susceptible to dehydration. Doctoral candidate Joshua Benoit, the study's lead author,...

2009-06-02 14:37:38

 Scientists here have determined that combining bed bugs' own chemical signals with a common insect control agent makes that treatment more effective at killing the bugs.The researchers found that stirring up the bed bugs by spraying their environment with synthetic versions of their alarm pheromones makes them more likely to walk through agents called desiccant dusts, which kill the bugs by making them highly susceptible to dehydration.A blend of two pheromones applied in concert with a...

2009-05-17 14:27:05

Researchers say they have begun placing a pheromone in Michigan streams in an attempt to lure female sea lampreys into traps. Researcher Nick Johnson of the Hammond Bay Biological Station said the pheromone was designed by scientists at Michigan State University to mimic a spawning scent emitted by male sea lampreys, the Detroit Free Press reported Sunday. Once they smell it, they follow it, Johnson said of the female of the prehistoric species. Since arriving in the Great Lakes eight decades...

2009-03-02 18:00:00

Swedish scientists have discovered that a female moth can discern a male's ancestry, age and possibly reproductive fitness from the scent of his pheromones. The study by Jean-Marc Lassance and Christer Lofstedt of Lund University in Sweden focused on an analysis of the pheromones used by the European Corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis). The researchers studied the influence of pheromones on mating preferences and carried out an analysis of the composition of the scent and genetic makeup of the...

2009-01-21 08:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Human Pheromone Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: EROX) ("HPS" or "the Company") announced that it has established a website devoted to its newly-announced mood- enhancing compound, ER 303, for which the Company filed Comprehensive Patent Applications with both the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the International Bureau of the World Patent Office. On the site, the Company released additional data regarding the testing that was...


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2006-12-13 16:16:47

The capybara (also capibara) (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) is a semi-aquatic herbivorous animal, the largest of living rodents. It is endemic to most of the tropical and temperate parts of South America east of the Andes. It has been introduced to north-central Florida and possibly other subtropical regions in the United States. It is the only living member of the family Hydrochoeridae. Description and habits Full-grown capybaras reach between 40 to 55 inches (105 and 135 cm) long, and...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.