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2014-06-25 08:26:23

"Eat Smart, Play Safe" survey by Pop Warner Little Scholars and DSM Nutritional Products highlights need for nutrition education for parents and coaches COLUMBIA, Md., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Sports and Fitness Industry Association, more than 21.5 million children between the ages of six and 17 play team sports(1). With such a large number of America's youth involved in team sports, Pop Warner Little Scholars and DSM Nutritional Products conducted a new survey...

2014-06-24 23:18:23

Career Step has released a new infographic video that offers an overview of the pharmacy technician career, the growth the career is seeing nationwide, and how to start a career in this field. Provo, Utah (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Career Step, an online school providing career-focused education, has released a new infographic video that offers an overview of the pharmacy technician career, the growth the career is seeing nationwide, and how to start a career in this field. The video also...

2014-06-24 23:14:57

Career guidance leader Career Key announces school counselors and teachers can now download its new, complimentary College and Career Readiness Kit with career activities. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Career guidance leader Career Key, http://www.careerkey.org, announces school counselors and teachers can now download its new, complimentary College and Career Readiness Kit with career activities. As seen in recent American School Counselor Association (ASCA) state digital...

2014-06-24 23:11:32

Cascade Machinery Vibration Services is pleased to announce “Protection System Integrity”. Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 For more than ten years Cascade MVS has provided industry leading vibration analysis and alignment services to thousands of customers in the greater Houston area and across the country. “Cascade has seen significant growth in product sales in recent years and our service offerings are expanding as well. We have added key personnel to our staff in an effort to...

2014-06-24 16:26:05

University of Copenhagen This is the first time that researchers have analysed big data relating to an entire country's disease development. The new ground-breaking results are based on data from 6.2 million Danes who were followed for 14.9 years – using state-of-the-art systems biology, researchers have boiled down the massive amount of data to 1,171 so-called thoroughfares with central information on the course of diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cancer, arthritis and...

2014-06-24 12:34:09

October 21 conference will feature leading data analytics experts from top companies LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Industries and organizations from healthcare and finance to technology and government are currently struggling to stay afloat in a rising tide of data. But the bigger struggle emerging is the need to analyze and leverage all that data in order to move into the future and succeed. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140624/120828) IEEE Computer...

2014-06-24 12:25:04

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer provides outdoor entertaining products to host the ultimate Fourth of July party LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Independence Day approaching, Americans are preparing to dawn their red, white and blue summer gear, fire up the grill and make memories with family and friends. To help host the all-American party, premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet offers the essentials for outdoor entertaining....

2014-06-24 08:36:09

Leading Analyst Firm Evaluation Based on Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Technology segment has been included in the 'Leaders' quadrant of Gartner's 'Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software' report (Jie Zhang, Debra Logan, Garth Landers, June 19, 2014) for the...

2014-06-24 08:23:56

Execs focused on accelerated growth strategies, transforming business models; Cite energy costs, regulatory landscape, cyber-threats as significant challenges HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more energy executives believe the United States can attain energy independence within the next 15 years, eliminating the U.S. dependency for foreign energy sources, according to the results of the 12(th) annual Energy Industry Outlook Survey conducted by the KPMG Global Energy...

2014-06-23 23:12:34

Bibliomotion is pleased to announce the launch of 30gurus.com, a learning platform that creates a forum for authors to turn their books into courses. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Independent book publisher Bibliomotion is pleased to announce the launch of 30gurus.com, a learning platform that creates a forum for authors to turn their books into courses. Bibliomotion formed a joint venture with Boston-based platform developer Exploros to launch 30gurus. Exploros has been on the cutting edge of...


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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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