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Gecko-Inspired Adhesive Material Now Usable On Wood, Other Surfaces

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The University of Massachusetts Amherst scientists behind a super-adhesive material inspired by gecko feet have described a new, more versatile version of their invention that can be used...

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2014-04-20 16:20:37

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- LOS ANGELES, April 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of April 20, 2014 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) and International Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical measurement services. As the trusted standard for all studio box office...

2014-04-20 16:20:14

#IsawItFirstNX #NYIAS NEW YORK, April 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The all-new Lexus NX was revealed at the 2014 New York International Automobile Show today. The new model is the brand's first entry into the luxury compact crossover segment and is the first turbo in the lineup. The sharply styled NX will be offered in naturally aspirated and hybrid powertrains. The Show will run from April 18 - 27 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan and visitors will be the first...

2014-04-19 08:20:36

ReportsnReports.com offers "The Global Market for Advanced Wound Care Products 2014" research report in its store. This report covers information on current market dynamics, regional perspectives, competitive environments and future prospects. DALLAS, April 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Global Market for Advanced Wound Care Products 2014 report provides you with the knowledge to understand the current state of the advanced wound care market, the historical market background and the key...

2014-04-19 00:20:41

WASHINGTON, April 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO ALL NEWS Profile America -- Saturday, April 19th.( )The first all-news radio format in the U.S. debuted on this date in 1965, as WINS-AM in New York City switched from rock and roll to rip and read. Almost 20 years earlier, the station had notched another first by broadcasting every New York...

2014-04-18 16:21:54

The celebrity-hosted program will air on WVVH-TV in April. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Viewpoints Industry television show will air in the New York, New Jersey and Westchester area in April on WVVH-TV. The award-winning television station is one which also offers its broadcasts on several different media types including its website wvvh.com and on all Apple mobile devices at wvvh.com/apple.html. The station, owned by brothers Ernie and Greg...

2014-04-18 16:21:19

Earthquake Models Help Identify Potentially Impacted Areas so Resiliency Plans, Resources and Materials Can Be Focused on Where They Will Be Needed Most SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Serving an active earthquake region, advanced preparation for natural disasters is a top priority for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to help ensure safe and reliable operations. During Earthquake Preparedness Month in April, and on the anniversary of the Great 1906 San Francisco...

2014-04-18 12:24:14

BestEssayWritingService.biz Is the Resource Students Turn to When They Need High-Quality Writing Services at an Affordable Price LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- BestEssayWritingService.biz, the online resource dedicated to providing students with informative, unbiased reviews regarding all the top essay writing services on the web, is pleased to announce the launch of a new website that compares the advantages and disadvantages of each service and makes...

2014-04-18 12:20:42

SEATTLE, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, promoted Megan Parmer to District Manager of the Houston Service Center April 1. Parmer was previously a District Sales Manager and Account Executive for the company. She will guide Lynden's sales efforts in the oil and gas business in Houston and oversee the sales team in the Southwest market. "Megan has been instrumental in the growth of our oil and gas business...

2014-04-18 12:20:36

BLUE BELL, Pa., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- E-SoftSys, a Total Solutions Provider for the self storage industry, announced today that Five Star Storage, headquartered in Fargo, North Dakota with 8 sites has chosen Self Storage Manager (SSM), as their management software program, and recently completed the conversion of all their properties to Self Storage Manager. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140417/76386 According to Ben Hendricks, VP of Operations at Five...

2014-04-18 12:20:29

Winning companies partner with Boeing to focus on quality, delivery, support, affordability CHICAGO, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) has honored 16 organizations with its Supplier of the Year awards, recognizing exceptional performance and contributions to the aerospace company's success during 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140417/76413 The awards are based on meeting or exceeding quality, on-time delivery, post-delivery support and affordability...


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Palaeovespa
2014-04-18 16:08:43

Palaeovespa is a genus of wasps that holds seven species, all of which are extinct. Two of the species were discovered in Baltic amber deposits from Europe dating back to the middle Eocene era, while the other five were found in Florissant Formation amber from the Priabonian stage era in Colorado in the United States. This genus, and four of its species, was first described in 1906 by Dr. Theodore Cockerell in the Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Cockerell described all but one...

Stream Bluet, Enallagma exsulans
2014-04-18 15:58:11

The stream bluet (Enallagma exsulans) is a species of damselfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes four areas of Canada including Nova Scotia and Ontario, three states in Mexico including Hidalgo, and thirty-four states in the United States including Alabama, Indiana, and New York. This species prefers to reside near flowing rivers and streams, unlike many other damselflies, and is often found in areas with abundant water-willow. It is most active during the summer months...

Northern Muriqui, Brachyteles hypoxanthus
2014-04-17 13:48:56

The Northern Muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus) is an endangered muriqui, meaning woolly spider monkey, species that is endemic to Brazil. It is rare among primates in that it shows egaliterian social relationships. It can be found in the Atlantic forest region of the Brazilian states of Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Bahia, and Rio de Janeiro. Muriquis are the biggest species of New World monkeys. The northern muriqui can grow up to 4.3 feet tall. This species feeds mostly on leaves and twigs,...

Bengal Slow Loris, Nycticebus bengalensis
2014-04-16 11:01:26

The Bengal slow loris (Nycticebus bengalensis), also known as the northern slow loris, is a primate that can be found in Indochina and on the subcontinent of India. Its range includes Bangladesh, Cambodia, Vietnam, and southern areas of Thailand. It prefers to reside in deciduous forests and evergreen forests with thick canopies. This species was classified as a subspecies of the Sunda slow loris until 2001, when genetic evidence was found that supported its classification as a distinct...

Giant Anteater, Myrmecophaga tridactyla
2014-04-14 12:55:01

The giant anteater or ant bear (Myrmecophaga tridactyla) is a species of anteater that can be found in South and Central America. Its range extends from Honduras to northern areas of Argentina, where it prefers to reside in many habitats including tropical rainforests and grasslands. This species received its scientific name, which translates to anteater and three fingers, from Carl Linnaeus in 1758. The giant anteater reaches an average body length between 5.97 and 7.12 feet, with a...

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