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2014-04-22 12:21:52

NORFOLK, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) today announced the regular quarterly dividend of 54 cents per share on its common stock, payable on June 10, to stockholders of record on May 2. Since its inception in 1982, Norfolk Southern has paid dividends on its common stock for 127 consecutive quarters. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company...

2014-04-22 12:21:43

Full flat-bed seating to be expanded to Delta's 757-200 transcontinental fleet starting spring 2014 ATLANTA, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has completed the installation of full flat-bed seats with direct-aisle access in BusinessElite across its entire international widebody fleet, making it the only U.S. carrier to offer full flat-bed seats and the convenience of direct-aisle access on all overseas flights. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090202/DELTALOGO...

Speed Reading Apps Found To Hamper Comprehension In Some Cases
2014-04-22 12:24:04

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Speed reading is an enviable trait, yet new research suggests that speed reading apps are not as helpful as they may seem, according to a new Psychological Science study conducted by researchers at the University of California, San Diego. “Our findings show that eye movements are a crucial part of the reading process,” said psychological scientist Elizabeth Schotter of the University of California, San Diego, lead author of the new...

2014-04-22 12:20:55

Are you moving diagnostic lab specimens, blood products, pharmaceuticals, or other medical equipment to or from your facility? DENVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- July 29-31, 2014 at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Denver, CO will bring together Diagnostic Reference Lab and Doctor Office Managers, Pharmaceutical and Medical Equipment Logistic Managers, Patient Care facilitators, Compliance Officers and Courier Owners & Operations Managers to broaden their understanding of what...

Young Boy Accidentally Finds Fossilized Tooth Of Ancient Mastodon
2014-04-22 11:23:43

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Mothers often tell their kids not to pick up any strange objects, but one young boy from Michigan is probably glad he doesn’t follow that advice. Phillip Stoll, a 9-year-old boy from Windsor Township, Michigan, was playing in a creek behind his house last summer when he literally stumbled upon a fossilized mastodon tooth. "I was walking down at the creek last summer. I felt something that I stepped on so I picked it up and...

2014-04-22 08:42:42

ATLANTA, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apartment Finder, the #1 consumer-preferred apartment listing site, announced today that it has been selected as an Official Honoree for its apartment search site, ApartmentFinder.com, in the Real Estate category of the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring...

2014-04-22 08:41:52

First-Ever Brokerage to Offer a Customer Loyalty Rewards Program NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kapitall, the next-gen investing destination, today announced the launch of 'Klub Kapitall,' the first-ever customer loyalty program within the brokerage industry. Emulating popular frequent flyer programs, Klub Kapitall rewards active users with lower trade commissions and reduced pricing on items in the Kapitall store, including the ability to buy commission-free trades....

2014-04-22 08:41:50

In-Memory Analytics on High-Velocity Data Enable deltaDNA Customers to Track, Anticipate and Respond to Individual Player Behavior within a Fraction of a Millisecond BEDFORD, Mass., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VoltDB today announced that deltaDNA is utilizing the high-performance in-memory NewSQL database to power its real-time Player Relationship Management platform for F2P games, social casino and real-money gambling. Leveraging VoltDB, the deltaDNA platform empowers game...

2014-04-22 08:41:03

Griffiths Expands Role at FiREapps with New Sales Appointment SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FiREapps, the leader in Big Data Analytics for Corporate Foreign Exchange, announced today the promotion of Neil Griffiths to Vice President of Sales and Client Services. In this expanded role, Griffiths, who has served as Vice President of Client Services at FiREapps since 2008, will oversee and manage Sales and Client Services. In his new role, he will be responsible...

2014-04-22 08:40:16

Paucek's Top Ranking follows 2U's Recent Recognition as One of the Best Medium-Sized Companies to Work for by Glassdoor LANDOVER, Md., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality degree programs online, today announced that 2U CEO and co-founder Chip Paucek has been honored as one of the five Highest Ranked CEOs in the U.S....


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Termitaradus mitnicki
2014-04-22 12:18:11

Termitaradus mitnicki is an extinct species of true bug that once lived during the Miocene Burdigalian age. It was discovered encased in amber on the island of Hispaniola. The amber holds one female specimen, the only specimen from which the species is known, that is housed at the University of Kansas Natural History Museum. It was first described by Michael S. Engel who published his findings in the Zookeys online journal in 2009. It is thought that Termitaradus mitnicki resided in...

Goblet-marked Damselfly, Erythromma lindenii
2014-04-22 11:54:21

The goblet-marked damselfly (Erythromma lindenii), also known as the blue-eye, is a species of damselfly that can be found in southwestern and southern areas of Europe. Its range includes Albania, Belgium, Croatia, France Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Morocco, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Turkey, and Ukraine, among many other areas. This species can also be found in Africa and Asia, but its highest concentrations are thought to occur in the Mediterranean. It prefers to reside near large or slow...

Prostylotermes
2014-04-22 10:22:20

Prostylotermes is a genus that holds one species of extinct termite known as Prostylotermes kamboja. The genus and its single species are known from one male, the paratype used to help confirm the description of the species, and one female, the holotype, found encased in amber in India. Both individuals were found in the same piece of amber, which is kept in the Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany in Lucknow, India. The fossils were first studied and described by Michael S. Engel and David...

Prodryas
2014-04-22 10:17:21

Prodryas is a genus that holds one species of extinct butterfly, known as Prodryas Persephone, which was described using one specimen that lived during the Eocene period. This specimen was the first fossilized butterfly to be found in North America and is noted for being in pristine condition despite its age. It was discovered by naturalist Charlotte Hill and is now housed at the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Its wings reach a length of one inch and retain their coloration, but the top side...

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...

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