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2014-06-27 16:25:26

ISLANDIA, N.Y., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TCI, a leader in loan origination software (LOS) utilized by credit unions, banks and finance companies to automate their lending processes announces a new partnership with Visible Equity, LLC, to give their clients improved tools to track and analyze their loan applications, run 'what if' application scenarios and monitor the ongoing performance of loans. By integrating the state-of-the-art analytics from industry leader Visible Equity...

2014-06-27 16:25:15

Promotional partnership enhances service to automation industry RIDGEFIELD, Conn., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owl Computing Technologies, Inc., a network security solutions provider, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the International Society of Automation (ISA). ISA is an industry authority and thought leader in the automation controls space, helping solve technical problems and advancing the development of industry standards. "As a global leader in industrial...

2014-06-27 16:21:32

Predictive Asset Monitoring for Increased Nuclear Equipment Reliability CHICAGO, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States alone invests more than $7 billion per year for maintenance and upgrades of nuclear power reactors, according to the World Nuclear Association. In a new white paper, InStep Software shares how nuclear power plant operators can implement a predictive asset monitoring strategy designed to help plants achieve efficiency, reliability and performance goals....

2014-06-27 12:26:54

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) announces that the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Department of Justice have appointed 10 of its academic research and forensic science expert members to the Forensic Science Standards Board (FSSB). The Board is an element of the NIST's Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC). These AAFS members are among the first appointments made to the new FSSB...

2014-06-27 12:22:47

CHICAGO, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the human population grows, it is critical that the drain on the planet's resources be lessened by decreasing consumption of animal protein. According to two panel discussions on June 23 and 24 at the 2014 Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Annual Meeting & Food Expo® in New Orleans, insects are a promising, economically viable alternative source of high quality protein that leave a substantially smaller environmental...

2014-06-27 11:52:30

Yale University Given the chance to vote, people will leave behind a legacy of resources that ensures the survival of the next generation, a series of experiments by Yale and Harvard psychologists show. However, when people are left to their own devices, the next generation isn't so lucky. "People want to do the right thing; they just need a little help from their institutions," said David Rand, assistant professor of psychology at Yale and a co-author of the study appearing June 25 in...

2014-06-27 08:22:31

DALLAS, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing(®) Asset Management, LP announced today upcoming changes to the constituents of The Cushing(®) Upstream Energy Income Index (the "Index") as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on July 3, 2014, the 25 constituents of the Index will be adjusted and rebalanced and the following changes will become effective on July 7, 2014. Cushing(R) Upstream...

2014-06-27 08:20:37

A GfK study into car drivers' experience with the human-machine interface (HMI), or 'infotainment' systems, highlights subtle differences in market demands in Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA NUREMBERG, Germany, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drivers in Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA all rank 'entering a place of interest (POI)' and 'finding a contact in the phone book' as difficult functions on their in-car system. But while these two come at the top of the difficulty scale...

2014-06-26 23:17:34

Handling of fireworks is generally best left to the experts as there is always a risk of bodily injury, serious property damage, and even death – says Darras. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Fireworks displays on the 4th of July have been a favorite American past time for many years. According to Fox Business, it’s not always fun and games however, since there is a high rate of injury days before, during, and after this holiday due to driving accidents associated with drinking or...

2014-06-26 23:15:52

MSI-Viking customers saw the ShaPix 1500 versatility on measurement of form and waviness demonstrated during a Dr. Mark Malburg seminar at MSI-Viking in Duncan, SC. Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 MSI Viking customers gained knowledge and experience in understanding waviness and its impact on mating components to seal using the virtual gasket software capability developed by Dr. Malburg on a Coherix ShaPix 1500 system measuring flatness on parts down to plus or minus 1 micron....


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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...

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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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