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Stanley Consultants has been awarded two Engineering Excellence awards for design of the wastewater treatment expansion at the South
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The informative Enterprises TV show will air in Des Moines and Ames, Iowa this week. CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --
GRINNELL, Iowa, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill McKibben, environmental activist, author and founder of 350.org, addressed more than 400 Grinnell College graduates, urging them to them to tackle
ARMSTRONG, Iowa, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc.
CORALVILLE, Iowa, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VIDA Diagnostics, Inc.
Company launches gigabit broadband service for business customers in Clive, Des Moines, Johnston, Urbandale, West Des Moines, and Windsor Heights DES MOINES, Iowa, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Energenetics, a biotech-food company based in Iowa, and Inanovate, Inc., a medical technology company based in North Carolina, are collaborating to advance protein-based diagnostics and therapeutics
Iowa Sports Foundation presented Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company with the prestigious Live Healthy Iowa traveling trophy for winning the Corporate Cup Challenge among mid-sized businesses
Three new master's programs expand Ashford's degree offerings SAN DIEGO, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University has added three new online master's degree programs to its
This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...
If you look at our weather map above you see a warm front extending from Iowa into the Great Lakes region. What a warm front does is separate warm air from cool air. On the north side of the front the temps will be about 15-20 degrees cooler than on the south side of the front. The warm front is depicted on a weather map as having red half circles. The reason for using half circles it to show that advancing of the warm air from the south. Winds ahead of the warm front are from the...
Symbol: RIIO Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species Rinodina iowensis Zahlbr. – Iowa rinodina lichen
Symbol: LEIO Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Lecanoraceae Genus Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species Lecanora iowensis Fink – Iowa rim lichen
Symbol: ELIO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ELMOP3 ×Elymordeum montanense (Scribn.) Bowden var. pubescens Bowden ELIO2 ×Elytesion iowense (Pohl) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey Distribution: ×ElyhordeumiowensePohl [Elymus villosus × Hordeum jubatum] distribution:USA(IA, MT, ND, NE) Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).