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2014-10-03 12:24:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the occasion of Manufacturing Day, the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) has made available an article written by Leo Reddy, CEO of MSSC. The article was published in the October issue of Manufacturing Leadership Journal entitled, "Closing the Skills Gap: Industry certifications can go a long way toward fixing a stubborn problem for manufacturers - finding the skilled workers they need." Tracing the steady rise of industry and...

2014-10-03 08:25:19

Proprietary Technology Advances Retail Profitability and Enhances Vaping Experience for Adult Consumers POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LOGIC Technology, the #1 electronic cigarette company in the United States according to Nielsen, announces the launch of LOGIC PRO Advanced Vapor Systems, the most sophisticated, first-of-its-kind e-vaporizing technology ever to hit the market. The latest addition to LOGIC's premium product line, LOGIC PRO Advanced Vapor Systems will be...

2014-10-02 23:10:20

Free resource provides strategies for faculty to find supplemental content and enhance courses Arlington, Va (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Mobile technology has changed the way students access information. Whether it is finding a scholarly article for a research paper or a movie for a relaxing Saturday night, students demand instant access. The EDvantage, a free online resource hub for educators, makes this on demand approach possible for faculty with the release of “Hack Your Teaching: Easy...

2014-10-02 23:09:13

Applied Research Associates, Inc. announced today that the open source BioGears® Physiology Engine Mini Build is now available for download. BioGears® will deliver an open source, comprehensive, extensible human physiology engine that will serve as a platform for biomedical modeling research and also facilitate the creation of immersive medical education and training technologies. Raleigh, N.C. (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) announced today that...

2014-10-02 23:09:12

Company is recognized for the Experience and Expertise in Big Data Analytics and Growth Through Technology Innovation New York, NY (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Caserta Concepts, a New York-based technology innovation consulting services firm that specializes in big data analytics, data warehousing and business intelligence, has been selected as a Top 20 Most Powerful Big Data Solution Providers in 2014. Through nominations and consultations with industry leaders, the editorial board of CIO...

2014-10-02 23:01:49

Awards recognize excellence in science, technology, engineering and math education in Georgia Savannah, Georgia. (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) announced the winners for the Third Annual STEM Education Awards at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Held on Friday, September 26th, the event is presented by TAG, TAG Ed, and TAG Savannah and is sponsored in part by Promethean and Cisco...

2014-10-02 23:00:53

MarketsandMarkets new market report describes the value chain for the market by considering all the major stakeholders in the market and their role analysis. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/machine-health-monitoring-market-29627363.html) (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 According to a new market research report of the "Machine Condition Monitoring Market by Product (Vibration Monitoring, Thermography, Ultrasound Emission, Lubricating Oil Analysis, Corrosion Monitoring, and...

2014-10-02 08:35:33

Expansion of Innovative Learning Schools Program Levels Playing Field, Extends Learning Day and Trains Teachers on Classroom Technology Integration BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has launched a first-of-its-kind program that implements schoolwide 1-to-1 mobile technology learning environments while sharing participants' stories, insights and best practices in real time with educators across the country. The program is an expansion of the Verizon Innovative Learning...

2014-10-01 23:15:41

Critical Today since Private Investment and Venture Capital for Long Term Solutions is Gone Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 At Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute some of the world’s best young scientists have begun their postdoctoral fellowships to develop ideas that could have transformational impact on the earth’s environment over the long term. This is the first class of Resnick Institute Postdoctoral Fellows. “We support postdocs because our future is at...

2014-10-01 23:15:09

Students and professionals pursuing a social work license can study for the ASWB licensing exam through Dynamic Path’s free practice tests. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Aspiring social workers can reach their career goals and become certified with exam review materials from Dynamic Path. The company announced that its bank of practice tests now includes free study materials for the ASWB Masters Level Social Work Licensing Exam. Social work students and professionals can access...


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Lucia Widow, Palpopleura lucia
2013-07-17 11:23:24

The Lucia widow (Palpopleura lucia) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a large range that includes Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Madagascar, Namibia, South Africa, and Zambia, among many other areas of sub-Saharan Africa. It prefers a habitat in tropical and subtropical habitats near rivers, swamps, wetlands, lakes, and marshes. The total population number of this species is not known and it is threatened by habitat loss due to drainage modifications and...

Physics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Physics is a natural science involving the study of matter and its motion through space-time, along with related concepts such as energy and force. On a broader scale, it also involves the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, perhaps the oldest through its inclusion of astronomy. Physics was part of natural philosophy until the Scientific Revolution in the 16th century, when the natural...

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2014-01-12 00:00:00

Chemistry is a physical science concerned with the composition, structure, and properties of matter. It also deals with the changes that matter undergoes during chemical reactions. It incorporates the studies of various atoms, molecules, crystals and other aggregates which can be combined or isolated and concepts of energy and entropy through which chemical processes occur. Modern chemistry (from the Egyptian kēme, meaning "earth") evolved from alchemy following the chemical revolution...

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Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.