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2014-06-23 16:22:02

Roadmap Details 125 Recommendations to Advance Energy Efficiency Standardization in the Built Environment NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the release today of the Standardization Roadmap: Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment, U.S. industry, government, standards developing organizations (SDOs) and other energy efficiency stakeholders now have a national framework for action and coordination on future energy efficiency standardization. Developed by the American...

2014-06-23 08:28:42

NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dipexium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqCM: DPRX), today announced it was included in the preliminary list of additions to the Russell Microcap(®) Index according to information posted by Russell Investments on June 13, 2014. The final 2014 reconstitution of the Russell Indexes will take place after the market closes on June 27, 2014 and final membership lists will be posted on June 30, 2014, with trading in the reconstituted indexes commencing...

2014-06-21 23:02:53

Prices for payroll services are projected to rise at a slightly faster rate in the three years to 2017 as the unemployment rate continues to decline and business formation increases; nevertheless, buyers are not encouraged to rush into agreements because market prices are forecast to rise during the three years to 2017. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of...

2014-06-21 23:00:09

The dual accreditation means that Mercy College has met two separate criteria simultaneously highlighting the College’s top notch programs. Dobbs Ferry, NY (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Mercy College School of Education is the only institution in the nation to be awarded initial national accreditation by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and its successor organization, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The dual accreditation...

2014-06-20 23:07:09

Key Findings From Survey of 100+ Top Global Retail Executives to be Summarized and Discussed Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Brickstream, the in-store analytics market leader, today announced that it is now accepting registrations for its upcoming webinar, “Retail Analytics, What's In Store.” Taking place on Tuesday, June 24 at 11 a.m. ET and presented by noted retail industry researcher Dr. Donna Hamlin, the webinar will unpack findings from Brickstream’s recently published...

2014-06-19 23:18:29

Prize winner donates cash award to local high school's science department, hoping to foster interest in science, medicine, and community involvement. Lacey, WA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Oliver Whipple, winner of a $2,000 cash drawing, donated the entire prize to the Vidalia High School science department. Whipple, a pharmacist at City Drugs in Vidalia, GA, won the prize at the 2014 Pharmacy Development Services Annual Conference, held this past February in Orlando, FL. The prize was...

2014-06-19 23:10:28

Leading eDiscovery firm adopts Equivio's predictive coding and analytics technologies to reduce eDiscovery costs for clients Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Envision Discovery, a leading full-service eDiscovery provider for law firms, corporate counsel, and government agencies, today announced the incorporation of Equivio Zoom, an integrated platform for predictive coding and analytics, into its portfolio of service offerings. Envision Discovery intends to offer clients the Equivio...

2014-06-19 23:09:32

FCN 190: FAR Fundamentals, the ten-day FAC-C Level I certification course, immerses students in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Tysons Corner, VA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Management Concepts Inc., the nation’s premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and talent management solutions for the public sector, today announced that Federal Acquisition Institute (FAI) has verified that Management Concepts FCN 190: FAR Fundamentals course meets the...

2014-06-19 23:08:19

ALOHA launches limited edition Chocolate Cacao and Berry Blend variations of its popular The Daily Good superfood powder. One serving of The Daily Good replenishes and fuels your body naturally with 14 nutrient-rich ingredients. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 ALOHA announced today the launch of limited edition Chocolate Cacao and Berry Blend variations of its popular The Daily Good superfood powder. Chocolate Cacao and Berry Blend join the original The Daily Good superfood powder...

2014-06-19 23:04:38

Predictive Modeling Technology to Support Retention and Enrollment Management Efforts Conway, NH (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Rapid Insight Inc., the leading provider of easy to use predictive analytics and data intelligence software, today announced that University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Superior and University of Wisconsin-Whitewater have selected the Rapid Insight product suite to aid them in their student retention and enrollment management efforts. The three schools...


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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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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.