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bandaid
2015-03-05 08:16:04

We need blood to live. Losing blood is a bad thing, so obviously we should try to keep all of our blood. Researchers from the University of Washington seem to agree-- they created an injection that works to stop blood loss from traumatic injuries.

2015-03-04 20:23:57

Expo to be Held September 16-18 with the Theme "Science & Technology can Change Education" SHANGHAI, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intelligent Education & Online Class Show

2015-03-04 20:21:44

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Post reports to us that a video of Tehran Bureau Chief Jason Rezaian which describes his case is now available for other media

2015-03-04 16:28:49

MADISON, N.J., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, announced that it is scheduled to speak

2015-03-04 16:27:43

Michelle Obama Took Abbreviated Training in February WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As First Lady Michelle Obama said today, "The National Council for Behavioral

2015-03-04 16:25:32

ATLANTA, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV) will host a live conference call and webcast to discuss its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2014 financial results on Monday,

2015-03-04 16:25:31

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrating Sunshine Week 2015, the National Press Club's Freedom of the Press Committee will join with the D.C.

parents
2015-03-05 08:09:18

Sadly, it may not come as much of a surprise that we aren’t spending enough time with our parents. We as adults should spent more time with them—and the advantages go way beyond just making them happier.

Image_3D_quer
2015-03-04 15:51:28

Scientists have captured an image of what is apparently the world’s smallest known life form: a type of bacteria so small you could fit 150 of them into a single E. coli cell and 150,000 of them on the tip of a human hair.

salty skin
2015-03-04 15:15:27

We normally have a small amount of salt on our skin and a new study suggests that this salt layer may be there as a protective agent against infection.


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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
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.