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2014-03-26 16:25:53

LONDON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Healthcare Data Analytics Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Healthcare Data Analytics market to grow at a CAGR of 22.30 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing need for effectively using patients' information. The Global Healthcare Data Analytics market has also been witnessing the...

2014-03-26 15:57:01

Support for the subject has declined, but its study can avoid costly mistakes for society Support in developed countries for natural history—the study of the fundamental nature of organisms and how and where they live and interact with their environment—appears to be in steep decline. Yet natural history provides essential knowledge for fields as varied as human health, food security, conservation, land management, and recreation. In the April issue of BioScience, a group of scientists...

2014-03-26 12:33:51

Remote Proctoring System Without Web Cams Revolutionizing Online Education PHOENIX, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The popularity of online learning has skyrocketed in the past decade, enabling literally millions of people to advance their educations and their careers. For those whose work and family obligations preclude them from attending a traditional brick-and-mortar university, the more flexible schedules and lower tuition rates offered by Internet-based programs makes them an...

2014-03-26 11:34:19

One of the most serious threats to global biodiversity and the leisure and tourism industries is set to increase with climate change according to new research by Queen's University Belfast. Researchers at Queen's have found that certain invasive weeds, which have previously been killed off by low winter temperatures, are set to thrive as global temperatures increase. The team based at Quercus, Northern Ireland's centre for biodiversity and conservation science research, predicts that...

2014-03-25 23:35:03

Leif Brings 20+ Years of Engineering and Product Development Experience to Odyssey Round Rock, Texas (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Odyssey Technical Solutions today announced that Leif Skaar will assume the role of Senior Engineering Manager within their organization. His high level responsibilities will include directing the engineering group as they develop new repair capabilities, further enhance processes and test procedures, as well as address industry and individual customer demand for...

2014-03-25 23:34:04

Dr. Ginger F. French is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 NAPW honors Dr. Ginger F. French as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in finance with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a vibrant...

2014-03-25 23:23:19

Top Sales and Marketing Leader Joins Search Firm to Expand Sales & Marketing Practice (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Accelent, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Drew Seath as Partner. Drew brings 30+ years of experience as a sales and marketing leader at fast growing, technology-enabled businesses. John Boehmer, Founder and Managing Director, comments, “Drew adds highly relevant experience to the Accelent team. One of the hallmarks of his success has been his ability to...

2014-03-25 23:01:02

Energize Nutrition announces a price reduction on more than 200 of their top-selling products. West Falls, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Energize Nutrition is excited to announce that they have recently lowered pricing on more than 200 of their top-selling products. Now, customers can get the best nutritional supplements at the best prices. The company is changing their merchandise collection in more ways than one. They have also pulled the item Synedrex, which was manufacturer-discontinued....

2014-03-25 12:25:15

NEW YORK, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data through January 2014, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices for its S&P/Case-Shiller(1) Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed that the 10-City and 20-City Composites rose 13.5% and 13.2% year-over-year. Twelve cities and the 20-City Composite saw their annual rates worsen. The 10-City Composite showed a slight uptick in its index level but remained relatively unchanged. The 20-City Composite, a...

2014-03-25 12:20:42

Applications Open to Children and Spouses of U.S. Troops MCLEAN, Va., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThanksUSA kicks off its annual college scholarship application period on April 1, 2014. The post-secondary scholarships benefit the children and spouses of all active-duty U.S. military personnel. The scholarships are intended to support the pursuit of post-secondary college or vocational education within military families. Applications will be accepted through May 15, 2014, online at...


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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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