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2014-08-21 16:21:40

"Vote the Environment" campaign uses art to inspire youth awareness about environmental issues at stake on Election Day VENTURA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patagonia today launched a crowdsourced art campaign inviting artists & designers to create a collection of designs to express why they believe the environment is the #1 issue in the upcoming election and inspire people to vote - especially young people. According to a Harvard University study, only 23 percent of...

2014-08-21 16:20:50

ESCANABA, Mich., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In collaboration with Walmart, Engineered Machined Products, Inc. (EMP) has completed development and field pilots of an innovative remote mount AC Condenser. Field testing has shown fuel economy improvement and reduced emissions in the range of 2% - 6% depending on duty cycle. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140821/138671 Utilizing advanced thermal management technology, EMP's remote mount AC Condenser is relocated from its...

2014-08-21 16:20:46

New opportunities for economic development and job creation PICKERING, ON, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with the Honourable Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration and Member of Parliament for Ajax--Pickering, met today with community groups, regional and municipal leaders and business stakeholders to demonstrate her commitment to an open dialogue on the future uses of the Pickering Lands. Last year, the government announced a...

2014-08-21 16:20:43

Statistics Available for Manufacturing of Light Truck and Utility Vehicles and Heavy Duty Trucks WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The total value of shipments for the automobile manufacturing industry (NAICS 336111) was $108.8 billion in 2012, up 28.4 percent from $84.7 billion in 2007, according to the latest 2012 Economic Census statistics released today by the U.S. Census Bureau. The number of employees increased 5.6 percent, from 65,436 in 2007 to 69,078 in 2012....

2014-08-21 12:34:41

ITRenew's VP of Corporate Strategy to Present at 2014 Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit SILICON VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ITRenew, Inc., an industry leader in IT asset disposition (ITAD) solutions and data sanitization software, will be presenting a Solutions Showcase session titled "Global ITAD: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly" at the upcoming Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit in Kissimmee, Florida. The...

2014-08-21 12:34:34

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eGlobalTech (eGT) was recently recognized as an Advanced Consulting Partner within Amazon Web Services Partner Network (APN). This is the highest of a 3-tiered APN program comprised of consulting and technology partners, who graduate based on the level of engagement with AWS. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130509/MM11093LOGO As an APN Advanced Consulting Partner, eGT is considered an expert in the deployment, running, and...

2014-08-21 12:34:25

ON24 Gives the 'Keys' to Engaging Webinar Delivery SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ON24, the global leader in webinar-based marketing solutions that drive demand generation and customer engagement, today announced an upcoming webinar, "Keys to Effective Webinar Delivery," scheduled for August 26, 2014. Designed for webcast producers and presenters, this special event, featuring ON24 Senior Director of Content Marketing Mark Bornstein, will provide actionable tips and best...

2014-08-21 12:34:10

CEO Amir Sarhangi to Present "Why Mobile Operators' IP Communications Belong in the Cloud" at CTIA Super Mobility Week MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jibe Mobile www.jibemobile.com, the Cloud Communications Company for Mobile Operators, today announced that Jibe has been named as a CTIA Startup Lab program finalist. Showcasing Jibe's cloud-based hosted service at CTIA's Super Mobility Week's Startup Lab in Las Vegas, Jibe's CEO and co-founder Amir Sarhangi will...

2014-08-21 12:34:07

- Pro-Bono Incubator Program Looks for New Ventures - SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EvoNexus, a startup incubator program, has announced the next open call for applications for EvoNexus San Diego and Irvine locations running now until August 31. This will be the first official round that includes the opportunity for placement in the new CiscoEIR@EvoNexus and Mitchell@EvoNexus programs. EvoNexus is a completely pro-bono, no strings attached technology incubator...

2014-08-21 12:34:00

New Member Benefit partnership offers Members deals on awesome new threads for guys TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Virgin Mobile Members are stylish and tapped into the most fashionable trends around. Virgin Mobile's Member Benefits keep Members hooked up with the latest styles for less. Starting today, Virgin Mobile Canada is excited (in a manly way) to announce a new partnership with men's clothing retailer JACK & JONES. This brand new brotherhood with JACK & JONES gives Virgin...


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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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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