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2014-07-31 12:29:43

VALLEJO, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Touro University California's College of Pharmacy is pleased to announce it has been selected as the recipient of a $150,000 grant by the Joseph & Vera Long Foundation, which will allow the University to increase research and classroom space on its campus. "This is about creating state-of-the-art technology for the study of health sciences, and will help us apply high-tech courses that enhance the diverse needs and interests of our...

2014-07-31 12:25:27

2014 Journal Citation Reports, including Journal Impact Factors and the Essential Science Indicators, are now available within Thomson Reuters InCites PHILADELPHIA, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals and the most trusted source of scholarly research resources, today marked a first for the scientific community with the release of its...

2014-07-31 08:43:35

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CompTIA, the IT Industry Trade Association, today announced the election of new leaders and the addition of new members to the CompTIA Vendor Advisory Council. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130107/DC38135LOGO The council is an invitation-only group of executives from many of the industry's top companies. The group provides CompTIA with strategic, near-term insight on issues and trends affecting the IT industry. It...

2014-07-31 08:32:34

New data science solution powers real-time, data-oriented decision making for differentiated, consumer-centric product assortments NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ugam, a global leader in managed analytics, today announced Assortment Intelligence, a solution that generates insights for retailers about what products to keep, carry and drop, based on real-time data collection and analysis. The solution delivers rich, accurate, up-to-the-minute data that helps merchandisers...

2014-07-30 23:13:58

Cost-effective preventive maintenance (PM) best practices solution for asset-intensive industries now available in a cloud-based platform. Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Asset Performance Technologies, Inc. has introduced immediate availability of the Preventance suite of products. Preventance goes leaps and bounds beyond reliability centered maintenance alone providing a breakthrough in maintenance performance tools. Superseding old-school deficiencies of the 50-year-old RCM...

2014-07-30 23:12:41

The 2014-15 competitive grant from the OSDE will fund the expansion of the Literacy First Framework to more than 25 Oklahoma school districts. Camden, NJ (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 In recognition of many years of documented improvement in academic achievement in Oklahoma schools, Catapult Learning has been awarded a $1.29 million grant from the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) for the 2014-15 school year. The grant awarded to Catapult Learning, the nation’s leading provider of...

2014-07-30 23:12:38

Jigsaw Academy conducted an analytics meet for their students last month in Bangalore, India. The lively event was well attended and saw some interesting and relevant discussions and focus groups, that also included talks by analytics experts and past students. Bangalore, India (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Jigsaw Academy is a reputed online training academy, that has a variety of Analytics and Big Data courses. Being an online academy, they do not often get an opportunity to meet their students...

2014-07-30 23:03:51

The University of Alabama, College of Continuing Studies continues to add new online certificate course through eLearning course provider World Education.net. Arlington, TX (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The University of Alabama, Office of Professional Development and Community Engagement College of Continuing Studies now offers new online culinary and fitness courses, provided by World Education.net. Last spring, the school partnered with World Education.net to provide its students with a broad...

2014-07-30 23:02:18

AllMed webinar provides insight into effective practitioner evaluation practices in peer review. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Hospitals continually face the challenge of monitoring and evaluating the quality of care that their practitioners provide. During a recent AllMed webinar, the company’s CEO, Mr. Andrew Rowe, discussed the importance of establishing effective peer review practitioner evaluation in order to improve physician performance and quality of care. With regard to...

2014-07-30 23:01:29

NFL Training Camp 2014 has started and fans everywhere watch the 2014 draft picks get warmed up for prime time, founding partner of DarrasLaw offers tips to players. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The National Football League (NFL) is beginning to gear up for another thrilling season. These pro-footballers are already deep into practices to prepare for the upcoming season. One thing that hasn’t changed, however, is the need to protect themselves in the event they suffer a disabling...


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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
lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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