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2014-06-25 23:13:37

transcosmos Has Been Ranked First Place for the Third Year in a Row Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) was ranked first place (based on its 2013 annual sales) in the Asia/Pacific and Japan region based on the total software revenue for 2013 by Gartner, "Market Share Analysis: Business Process Outsourcing, Worldwide, 2013 — Cathy Tornbohm, Dean Blackmore,...

2014-06-25 23:12:27

MicroMain U 2014 Unleashed is destined to be one of the best maintenance management user conferences of the year with lectures and training from some of the brightest minds in the industry. The conference will begin on September 30th at the San Antonio Grand Hyatt Hotel, so mark your calendars now and make plans to attend this special user conference sponsored by MicroMain Corporation. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 MicroMain Corporation just announced details for their upcoming MicroMain U 2014...

2014-06-25 23:11:17

Astute transforms education into rich multi-media content allowing organizations to share knowledge, create new sources of revenue and increase membership renewal. Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Astute Technology partnered with leading associations and member-centric organizations to create revenue-generating educational products. With our Conference.CAST™ and Net.SCORE™ products, and our patented process, Astute captured presentations from our clients’ annual meetings this...

2014-06-25 23:05:17

Tools4ever will be attending ISTE to showcase how their software is meeting the changing needs of the education industry. Lynbrook, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Tools4ever, the market leader in identity and access management (IdM/IAM) solutions, announced today that they will be exhibiting at one of the largest conferences and tradeshows for technology in education, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2014 tradeshow in Atlanta, Georgia, June 28 through July 1, 2014,...

2014-06-25 23:00:23

A nutrition education program in low-income child care centers can improve a child’s at-home consumption of vegetables and low-fat/fat-free milk, according to a study by researchers from RTI International, Altarum Institute, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The study, published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, is the first to examine and find that a multicomponent nutrition-education program for low-income preschool-aged children and parents in a child...

2014-06-25 12:35:41

Secondary teacher-preparation program named top in the nation; elementary program ranks 16th SEATTLE, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WGU Washington's teacher-preparation program has earned top honors from the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ). In its Teacher Prep Review 2014, the NCTQ ranked the secondary teacher preparation program at Western Governors University, WGU Washington's parent university, as No. 1 of the nation's 2,400 programs. Additionally, WGU's...

2014-06-25 12:34:28

Corporate Innovation Program re-branded as RocketX to expand offerings for Fortune 500 brands to partner with disruptive startups SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RocketSpace, a technology campus located in downtown San Francisco, announced today the addition of Michele McConomy to the executive team to lead its Corporate Innovation Program, newly re-named RocketX. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140624/121118 "Modern organizations must embrace open innovation to stay...

2014-06-25 12:31:01

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New plug-in integrates georeferenced maps and scientific data from Geofacets with 2D and 3D geological and geophysical models on Petrel E&P software platform Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services today announced the launch of Geofacets Connector for Schlumberger Petrel* and Studio*. Geofacets Connector for Petrel and Studio...

2014-06-25 12:28:08

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Annalect - the data and analytics platform of Omnicom Group - has named Slavi Samardzija, Chief Analytics Officer, to lead an analytics center of excellence that will serve all Omnicom Group agencies. Samardzija joins Annalect from WPP's Wunderman, where he held the same title, and played a critical role in developing its analytics offer over the course of his 15-year tenure with the agency. "Over the past three and half years, we have...

2014-06-25 12:28:01

CHICAGO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While World Cup fever in the US usually doesn't amount to much more than a case of the sniffles, it finally seems to be heating up, with the US-Portugal match being the most watched soccer match in the US...ever. With this fervor comes a unique opportunity for bars and restaurants across the country to capitalize on this phenomenon, all in the name of patriotism, coupled with a healthy dose of good old fashioned American capitalism....


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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
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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