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Wellcome Trust Funding Study To Sequence Genome Of King Richard III
2014-02-12 08:03:41

[ Watch the video: The Whole Genome Sequence of King Richard III ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Richard III, a short-lived fifteenth-century king who was discovered buried in an untidy grave underneath a car park in Leicester, England in 2012, is to have his genome sequenced by University of Leicester researchers. The study, funded by Wellcome Trust, the Leverhulme Trust and Prof Sir Alec Jeffreys, is being led by Dr Turi King of the University’s...

2014-02-11 23:25:50

Judge denied request for reconsideration and reaffirmed his decision to grant Defendant Video King’s summary disposition of its counterclaim for breach of contract against Plaintiffs Planet Bingo, LLC and Melange Computer Services, Inc. initially granted on Dec. 23, 2013. Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Omaha-based VKGS LLC (dba Video King) is pleased to announce on Feb. 6, 2014, that Judge Clinton Canady III, in the Circuit Court of Ingham County, Michigan, denied a request...

2014-02-11 12:26:34

Dr. Stephanie King, DC, expert in diet and non-surgical fat loss devices reviews the latest body contouring devices on the market today and releases her results. Dr. King concludes the best Body Shaping System for your clinic or spa to achieve SAME-DAY, painless circumferential loss (inch loss) is the Body Slimming Experts' Ultra-Slim Express or Ultra-Slim Plus II Lipo-Sculpture System. PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. King answers the burning question in the Heath &...

2014-02-05 23:31:51

The new single is presented by Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Promotion. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “Million Dollar Habits” single by King Bo & Russ Blade. The song is currently available for download. The single features an appearance from Vado. King Bo and Russ Blade are rappers from Queens, New York. With dreams of doing big things together since they were children, King Bo and Russ Blade have been trading rhymes for as...

2014-02-05 12:20:48

HEMI® Crate Engines to Power Spec Class in 'Every Man Challenge' Race AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Mopar joins the 2014 Griffin King of The Hammers off-road race in a new spec class to debut on Feb 6 in the California desert -- 8th annual "King of The Hammers" is an off-road event combining desert racing and rock crawling with four competitive classes -- Mopar to provide six Gen III 5.7L HEMI® crate engine for first spec class...

2014-02-05 00:20:18

CYPRESS, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nitto Tire, a leading manufacturer of high-performance street and off-road tires, returns again this year as presenting sponsor of the 2014 Griffin King of the Hammers off-road race. The company has also increased its sponsorship of drivers in the event and will back a total of nine entries in 2014, up from six in 2013. The eighth running of the Griffin King of the Hammers Presented by Nitto Tire is set for Fri., Feb. 7, 2014 in...

2014-02-04 08:23:11

WALNUT, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) issued the following update on the Giant King Grass project in Nicaragua. VIASPACE previously announced that it has entered into a contract with AGRICORP, the largest rice company in Nicaragua, and is growing Giant King Grass on land owned by them. The Giant King Grass is growing well in Nicaragua, and VIASPACE and AGRICORP have agreed to form a partnership to build a 12 MW biomass power plant fueled by Giant...

2014-02-03 08:26:52

MONTREAL, Feb. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As Belgium prepares to become the first country in the world to enact a law permitting euthanasia of children, Jessica Saba, 4, of Lachine, Quebec Canada asks the King of Belgium to refuse to sign the legislation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140202/MO428 "For the sake of the children, please do not sign the Euthanasia Bill," Jessica pleads in the video released on February 2. Jessica was born in Montreal, Canada in May 2009 with...

2014-02-02 12:20:33

MONTREAL, Feb. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As Belgium prepares to become the first country in the world to enact a law permitting euthanasia of children, Jessica Saba, 4, of Lachine, Quebec Canada asks the King of Belgium to refuse to sign the legislation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140202/MO428 "For the sake of the children, please do not sign the Euthanasia Bill," Jessica pleads in the video released on February 2. Jessica was born in Montreal, Canada in May 2009 with...

2014-01-28 08:30:50

EHE private provider network continues to expand as more employers realize the benefits of proactive preventive health, annual exams NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, a nationally recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, with a physician network spanning 44 states, today announced that Aspen Leaf Internal Medicine in Grand Junction, CO, has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through Aspen Leaf Internal Medicine, EHE...


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King Sago, Cycas revoluta
2014-01-30 08:11:54

Cycas revoluta is a species of seed producing, cycad plant. The species may also be referred to as King sago, Sago cycad or the Japanese sago palm. The plant originated in southern Japan. It is used in the production of sago, a cooking starch or can be displayed as a decorative plant. C. revoluta gets its name from the Latin word meaning “curled back”, referring to its leaves. Its leaves are shiny and dark green in coloration. The C. revoluta species have trunks that measures...

Samuel de Champlain
2014-01-07 10:15:12

Samuel de Champlain, known as The Father of New France, was a Frenchman with many titles including navigator, soldier, explorer, cartographer, and diplomat. Born Samuel Champlain in 1574 to a family of mariners, exploration was in his blood and he took his first voyage as a young man in 1603, led by François Gravé Du Pont. In his early years, Champlain learned to navigate, create nautical charts, draw, and make applied reports. From 1594 or 1595 to 1598, he learned fighting skills in the...

Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...

Lake Van Monster
2013-09-17 13:16:12

The Lake Van Monster is a legendary creature said to inhabit Lake Van in Eastern Turkey. The first reported sighting was in 1995. However, in a article from April 29, 1889, in the newspaper Saadet, a report tells of a man who was dragged into the water by a creature while he was doing wudu. After this report the Turkish Government sent a scientific survey group to the lake but no evidence was found of a creature. An ancient engraving is said to be within a church on one of the four islands...

Beast of Bladenboro
2013-09-17 12:23:19

The Beast of Bladenboro is a creature that was blamed for a slew of animal deaths in the winter of 1953-54 in Bladenboro, North Carolina. Witnesses and trackers of the beast suggested it was most likely a wildcat, but uncertainty of its true identity classifies it as a cryptid. Eight miles from Bladenboro in Clarkton, North Carolina, a dog was found dead, on December 29, 1953, possibly caused by the beast of Bladenboro. Witnesses described the creature as sleek, black, and about five feet...

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snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.