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2014-08-29 23:08:01

National nonprofit awards higher education scholarships to three students Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announced the awardees of this fall’s Spouse/Caregiver Scholarships. Scholarships are awarded two times each year to spouses or caregivers of wounded service members or to spouses of fallen service members. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring...

2014-08-28 23:16:05

Storage.com received nearly 2,000 applications for the $2,500 college scholarships. Three scholarships were awarded, one to a high school student enrolling for the first time at a college or university in 2014, one to a current college student enrolled at a college or university and returning in 2014, and one to a parent or guardian of a student enrolling at a college or university in 2014. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Storage.com, an online directory where storage seekers can find,...

2014-08-28 23:11:54

Exploring the Latest Industry Advancements in Wastewater Treatment Technology Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Innovations Television, produced by DMG Productions, announced today that they are gathering content for upcoming episodes of Innovations, focusing on wastewater treatment technology, slated to air first quarter 2015. Innovations, featuring award winning environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr., is currently seeking educational content surrounding the wastewater management industry....

2014-08-28 23:10:07

Jigsaw Academy is proud to announce the launch of their latest Data Analytics course titled 'Analytics for Beginners'. The course is really designed for just about anybody who wants to understand the fundamentals of analytics. Bangalore, India (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Jigsaw Academy, the premier online analytics training academy has launched a new beginner’s course rightly titled ‘Analytics for Beginners’. The 6-10 hour course is for anyone and everyone that wants to know...

2014-08-28 23:08:01

According to new report from BCC research, the global market for surgical navigation systems was valued at $419.7 million in 2013. Driven by the need for replacement of existing installations and the demand created by medical tourism in emerging geographies, the market is expected to grow to $631.9 million at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.5% from 2013 through 2018. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report,...

2014-08-28 23:07:13

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School has added 16 new research- and practice-track professors to its full-time faculty for the start of the 2014-15 academic year. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School has added 16 new research- and practice-track professors to its full-time faculty for the start of the 2014-15 academic year, bringing the school’s total number of full-time professors, associate professors, assistant professors, and lecturers to 82. The 16 new...

2014-08-28 23:06:33

Customer Contact technology provider again ranked as the leader in outbound dialing technologies. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Noble Systems Corporation, a global leader in innovative contact center technology solutions, has received the Frost & Sullivan 2014 Market Share Leadership Award for the North American Outbound Dialing Systems market. The award marks the second consecutive year that Noble has been ranked as the market leader. At the heart of its continued growth...

2014-08-28 23:01:30

Some of the best life insurance rates that are offered in 2014 are now promoted to consumers using the Quotes Pros website at http://quotespros.com/life-insurance.html. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 American adults who are beginning to research providers in the insurance industry on the Internet will now have a simpler way to connect with companies using the Quotes Pros company. In one click this year, some of the best life insurance rates available are being presented at...

2014-08-28 16:30:57

RESTON, Va., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a global leader in measuring the digital world, today announced that Serge Matta, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference in Las Vegas, NV on Thursday, September 11 at 10:50 a.m. PT. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080115/COMSCORELOGO The presentations will be available via live audio webcast at http://ir.comscore.com/events.cfm and via replay from...

2014-08-28 16:30:15

Spain's dwindling contribution to the offshoring segment has compelled market participants to alter their geographical strategy BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A mix of quality and competitive costs ensured that the contact center outsourcing services markets in Colombia and Peru were among the most dynamic markets in Latin America up until last year. Since 2013, the market has lost some of its pace as competitive pressures have intensified with the entry of many...


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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
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'