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2013-12-18 23:02:05

Iowa State’s ExerCYse is Medicine movement gains traction with the help of the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk. Ames, IA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 The state

2013-10-23 23:22:40

An initiative at Iowa State University which includes the TrekDesk Treadmill Desk hopes to raise awareness of the importance of exercise and its impact on overall health. Ames,

Astronomer Helps Research Team See Misaligned Planets In Distant System
2013-10-17 16:04:40

Using data from NASA's Kepler space telescope, an international team of astronomers has discovered a distant planetary system featuring multiple planets orbiting at a severe tilt to their host star.

2013-09-10 23:26:22

ESM Solutions will become Iowa State University’s selected eProcurement solution to expand e-commerce across its campus. Warrington, PA (PRWEB) September 10,

2013-07-01 23:04:48

Contribution of $100,000 will support continued education of veterinarians in swine research. Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 In an effort to

2013-04-04 12:10:55

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, and the University of Crete in Greece have found a new way to switch magnetism that is at least 1000 times faster than currently used in magnetic memory technologies.

2012-07-18 23:02:30

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2012-05-31 13:19:32

Findings could have applications in high-speed communications fields.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.