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2014-09-16 12:26:19

Vincent Kartheiser updates his look for Beverly Hills fashion shoot; Harry Hamlin & Rich Sommer share thoughts on final season ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over the last seven years, fans of AMC's hit series Mad Men have followed Vincent Kartheiser (aka Pete Campbell) as his style evolved from the buttoned-down Eisenhower era to the Swinging 'Sixties. EDGE Magazine [www.edgemagonline.com] has brought Vincent into the present with an exclusive fashion...

2014-09-16 12:25:29

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Question: What's better than getting a once-in-a-lifetime experience? Answer: Knowing that whatever you paid for it all goes to charity. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146343 Bluecause (www.bluecause.com) officially launches today as an online charity auction site featuring celebrities. Well-known for breaking the rules, Bluefish CEO Steve Sims decided to break one of the biggest rules in the "experiences for charity" world....

2014-09-16 12:25:07

BBC Earth's new digital home brings global audiences something amazing every day NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Earth, the BBC Worldwide factual brand behind global blockbusters such as Planet Earth, Walking with Dinosaurs and Blue Planet, today launches its new digital home on BBC.com/earth across the U.S. and Canada. The stunning site captures BBC Earth's passion for adventure and exploration by bringing visitors a virtual feast of incredible imagery, world class...

2014-09-16 12:23:28

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell Corp. - PennWell announced today the co-location of The LED Show with Strategies in Light February 24-26, 2015 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas. The decision to co-locate these two events was made to offer face-to-face business and networking solutions to LED manufacturers, OEM's and component makers, lighting designers, specifiers and illumination professionals to network and share best practices all under...

2014-09-16 12:23:19

7 New Facilities Qualify for "Excellence" Ranking WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) announced today that 21 member facilities are now exceeding key ChemStewards® benchmarks, qualifying them for the Excellence Tier - the program's highest ranking. Seven facilities are new to the Excellence Tier: -- Lonza (Rochester, NY, Facility, and Lake Charles, LA, Facility) -- South Coast Terminals (Port Terminal...

2014-09-16 12:22:47

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI-Free Report), Halliburton Co. (NYSE:HAL-Free Report), Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE:SLB-Free Report), Emerge Energy Services L.P. (NYSE:EMES-Free Report) and Tiffany & Company...

2014-09-16 12:22:42

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM-Free Report), BP plc (NYSE:BP-Free Report), North Atlantic Drilling Limited (NYSE:NADL-Free Report), Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN-Free Report) and PowerSecure...

2014-09-16 12:21:19

Leader in Last Mile Delivery to Discuss Benefits of Utilizing Regional Parcel Carriers VIENNA, Va., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LaserShip, the premier regional parcel carrier in the Eastern U.S., will be exhibiting at PARCEL Forum '14 in Dallas, Texas on September 29-October 1(st). LaserShip's Senior Vice President Josh Dinneen will be moderating a panel discussion on October 1(st) covering last mile delivery options and the benefits of working with regional parcel carriers....

2014-09-16 12:20:55

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Benghazi Select Committee gears up for its first open hearing on Wednesday, Aaron Klein, the author of a newsmaking book on the September 11, 2012 attacks has released a series of recommended questions for lawmakers to pose about the Benghazi onslaught. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/146403Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/146404 Reporter and New York Times bestselling author Klein...

2014-09-16 08:40:13

Welde to share business lessons and translation industry perspectives with language service providers in Europe NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smartling today announced that CEO Jack Welde will keynote two upcoming conferences of significant importance to translation companies and language service providers (LSPs) in Europe: the VViN Anniversary Conference, scheduled for September 18 and 19 in the Netherlands, and the Association of Translation Companies (ATC) Annual Conference,...


Latest Internet Reference Libraries

Parastylotermes
2014-04-25 09:31:15

Parastylotermes is a genus that holds five extinct species of termite that resided in Europe, India, and North America. The genus was first described by Thomas E. Snyder and Alfred E. Emerson in 1949. The first species to be described, P. robustus, was described by Baron Kurt von Rosen in 1913, but he was unsure about which genus to classify the species in. This species, which is known from three imagos and four separate wings, was placed into its current genus in 1949. The classification of...

Striped Sun Star, Solaster stimpson
2013-11-14 12:36:02

The striped sun star (Solaster stimpson), also known as the sun sea star among many other names, is a species of starfish that is classified within the Solasteridae family. It can be found in many areas including the western coasts of the United States and the waters around Japan. This species prefers a habitat within sub tidal areas with rocky terrain, at depths of up to 2,001 feet. It is large, reaching an average diameter of 19.6 inches, with eight to twelve long arms. It can vary in color...

Gray Petaltail, Tachopteryx thoreyi
2013-07-30 13:21:52

The gray petaltail (Tachopteryx thoreyi), also known as Thorey's grayback, is a species of dragonfly that is native to the United States. Its range includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New York, Oklahoma, and Texas, among other states. It can be found in a number of habitats including woodlands, deciduous forests, and highlands. This species is almost uniformly gray in color, with black markings occurring along the abdomen, and it reaches an average length of 3.1 inches....

Neurothemis terminate
2013-07-17 10:43:20

Neurothemis terminate is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a range that extends from Japan and Peninsular Malaysia to the Lesser Sundas in Indonesia and includes the Philippines and Palau. It can be near marshes, lakes, and rice fields, being most common near in man-made environments rather than developed forest habitats.  In areas where these habitats are in good condition, population numbers are stable. Neurothemis terminate is not known to have any major threats and...

Isoperla carbonaria
2013-07-10 15:37:19

Isoperla carbonaria is a species of stonefly that can be found In Italy, France, and Switzerland. It prefers to reside near streams in mountainous regions, at elevations between 0–1,150 feet above sea level. Immature individuals reside in cold waters while adults are terrestrial fliers. It reaches a body length between .3 and .5 inches, which is its distinguishing trait, and is typically yellowish in color. Larvae are known to consume Chironomidae, which can be found under...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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