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It’s a battle of the minds, or rather, the computers, as what started as a simple prank has now become an offensive against low-quality peer review, with defense on the way.
The 7 Speed Reading blog hosts a review by Sharon Hennessy, ESOL instructor.
WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 13, the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) debuted its newest paid media campaign, "Brighter Future," in the Hartford
DALLAS, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing(®) Asset Management, LP announce today the upcoming rebalancing of The Cushing(®) Upstream Energy Income Index (the "Index")
One of the nation’s leading innovative specialty pharmacies names Elvin Montanez, Pharm.D., as Chief Operations Officer in support of BioPlus’ expansion to multi-state operations.
GOVPROP.com™, the only secure online global marketplace to match government contractors and grant applicants with expert consultants, has partnered with FEDMINE, a software as a service market
Denine Torr, director of Community Initiatives at Dollar General Corporation, joins the ProLiteracy Board of Directors. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2015
White paper highlights significance of performance funding that leverages learner analytics and common outcomes measures that includes all types of students in the United States postsecondary
Metabolic Nutrition today unveiled its new company website, which has already seen an impressive 144 percent increase in traffic since relaunch.
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS®), the leading international association for professionals in advanced analytics and operations research, announced
Dryinus grimaldii is an extinct species of wasp that is classified within the Dryinidae family and was once found in Hispaniola. This species was first discovered encased in amber on the island of Hispaniola and is known from five female individuals. Both the holotype, the original specimen used to describe the species, and the paratype, the individual studied to further describe the species, are encased in orange amber and stored at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City....
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 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...
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 kÄ“me, meaning "earth") evolved from alchemy following the chemical revolution...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.