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strange radio signals
2015-04-14 10:55:29

The mystery surrounding an unusual type of radio signals known as perytons that have been detected at the Parkes Observatory in Australia has been solved, and a microwave oven, not an interstellar phenomenon or an extraterrestrial life form, is apparently the source.

old masters
2015-04-14 10:03:12

Finding out what lies beneath the surface layers of paintings by the greater masters is hugely appealing because it gives greater insight into how the artists built up the original compositions. It is also essential for conservation. A new development gives conservators greater detail about a painting’s hidden layers, while causing less damage to masterpieces.

chins
2015-04-14 09:19:06

Modern humans developed chins not for chewing or other mechanical functions, but as the result of an evolutionary adaptation involving face size and shape that may be linked to changes in our hormone levels due to domestication, according to a new study.

ceres map
2015-04-14 09:06:03

NASA has released the first color map of Ceres, and while the data is still said to have come from early observational stages, it nonetheless indicates that the dwarf planet was shaped by a series of diverse processes since its formation some 4.5 billion years ago.

2015-04-14 08:33:04

MEDINA, Ohio, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its tremco illbruck Group

2015-04-14 08:32:30

GREENSBORO, N.C., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifi, Inc.

2015-04-14 08:32:29

New Material Handling Systems Sales Engineer at TriFactor JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TriFactor, LLC, (www.trifactor.com),

2015-04-14 08:27:44

Kickstarter campaigns wild rewards include a soap that's always happy to see you! BOZEMAN, Mont., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Over 80,000

2015-04-14 08:27:38

Social TV Display Platform Leader Launches App Integration With the World's Most Widely Used Social Media Relationship Platform. REDMOND, Wash., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2015-04-14 08:27:28

GV STRATUS and Anvato product integration gives content creators fastest, most efficient path for video editing and distribution for TV Everywhere LAS VEGAS, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/


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Lepas anserifera
2014-12-10 12:28:36

Lepas anserifera is a species of goose barnacle that can be found in tropical and temperate seas floating on flotsam and timber or attached to whales and the hulls of ships. This species, and others that share its genus, received its common name from its shape, which is like a goose, as well as the myth that goose eggs hatched from the barnacles. Lepas anserifera has a shell, or capitulum, that is surrounded by six plates that are white in color and is supported by stalk, also known as a...

Poli's Stellate Barnacle
2014-12-10 12:25:57

Poli’s stellate barnacle (Chthamalus stellatus) is a species of acorn barnacle that can be found in Southern Europe, South West England, and Ireland attached to rocky shorelines. It prefers to reside in warmer waters in areas that are less protected than bays, where it will attach itself to rocks and other hard materials. Poli’s stellate barnacle is typically cone shaped but can be shaped like a tube when living in large colonies and reaches a size of up to .55 inches. It is covered by...

Wharf Roach, Ligia exotica
2014-12-10 11:29:16

The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...

Dancing Jewel
2014-12-08 17:35:08

The dancing jewel (Platycypha caligata) is a species of damselfly that can be found in Africa. Its range includes Angola, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe, among other areas. It prefers to reside in savannahs, bushlands, and woodlands near streams and rivers with vegetation that creates shade. The population numbers and trends of this species are unknown and it is threatened by habitat loss due to deforestation and water pollution. No conservation...

White-masked Wisp
2014-12-08 17:17:32

The white-masked wisp (Agriocnemis falcifera) is a species of damselfly that can be found in Southern Africa in a range that includes Eastern Cape Province and Limpopo Province. It prefers to reside in vegetation that lines the edges of pools and ponds. This species reaches an average body length between .9 and 1.1 inches and males and females are very similar in appearance. Young individuals are orange-red in color, but this coloring fades as they mature. When fully matured, the orange-red...

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Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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