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Staying Warm For Emperor Penguins Means Getting Into Traffic Jams
2013-12-17 13:44:50

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Emperor penguins purposely get themselves into traffic jams in order to help combat the harsh conditions of an Antarctic winter, according to a new study published in the New Journal of Physics. Researchers used mathematical models to recreate the positions, movements and interactions of individual penguins in a huddle, revealing that an individual penguin only needs to move less than an inch in any direction for its neighbor to react....

2013-07-25 23:25:38

inVentiv Health Communications selects Huddle as its cloud content collaboration platform. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Huddle today announced that inVentiv Health Communications, a healthcare specialist “Super Agency” dedicated to delivering exceptional multi-channel and multinational marketing programs for clients, has selected Huddle as its cloud content collaboration service. With integrated marketing campaigns involving numerous parties within agency and client...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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