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2010-11-25 00:00:44

There is controversy about depicting army bullying in a BBC TV drama, "ËœAccused'. The head of the British army asked it to be made clear it is a work of fiction. On a TV chat show one guest claimed bullying had been dealt with, another that bullying is human nature. Who is right? Or is there yet another way to look at the whole issue? Mike Robinson in the recent bestseller "ËœThe True Dynamics of Life' shows there are root causes to the ills in society that are...

2010-11-21 05:18:00

SOUTH HAVEN, Mich., Nov. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Duane P. Snyder will announce the discovery of the first and only known ICE METEORITE containing EXTRATERRESTRIAL LIFE-FORMS on November 30, 2010 at 10:00am at the Ramada Inn Conference Center, 1555 Phoenix Road, South Haven, MI 49090. Also to be announced: The ICE METEORITE's particle analysis, it's gas analysis, where it likely came from and PHOTOS of EXTRATERRESTRIAL LIFE-FORMS found in the melt-water of the ICE METEORITE. Dr. Albert...

2010-11-19 00:00:43

Are You Really Connected or Just Linked? How to Create Powerful, Inspiring Conversations that Lead to Greater Success Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 18, 2010 Bill Gates, Bono, Oprah Winfrey and Lance Armstrong have reached the pinnacle of achievement in their individual walks of life, but what do they really have in common? They all found out that ultimate success comes through the power of relationships. They discovered that by themselves they were limited, but by adding strategic advisors...

2010-11-16 09:45:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly a year after its official launch in December 2009, Houston-based CultureMap, LLC's flagship CultureMap.com website has been renovated from stem to stern to stylishly deliver expanded content while creating a more ergonomic and user-friendly experience for the daily digital magazine's growing fan base. The expanding digital publication drew more than 10,000 readers per day in October and continues to eclipse viewership benchmarks each month. The...

2010-11-11 08:27:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --Distribution Services, Inc. (DSI) and Bauer Publishing today announced a multiple year extension to their current newsstand distribution agreement. DSI, the country's #1 in-store magazine merchandising company, has represented Bauer on the newsstand since 2002 and has played an instrumental role in the success of such top ten sellers as In Touch, Life & Style, Woman's World and First For Women. In announcing this new agreement DSI...

2010-11-10 10:12:00

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY is increasing its commitment to American families' health and well-being with the launch of Your Life. Drawing on the clear and concise reporting style and infographics that USA TODAY is known for, this new multimedia companion will arm readers with the tools they need to thrive personally and professionally, care for themselves and their families, nourish their bodies, and shine through life's challenges. Your Life's focus on mind,...

2010-10-29 12:10:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to alleviate human suffering, the American relief organization, Life for Relief and Development (Life) in partnership with another humanitarian organization, will be providing two major shipments of children's medicines with a value of over two and half million dollars to hospitals and clinics in Pakistan. Working with Another Joy Foundation, based in Nevada, Life shipped out supplies of decongestants...

2010-10-28 14:27:30

Faculty of Life Sciences at the University of Copenhagen shows that the parasitic disease, commonly known as snail fever, or schistosomiasis, almost eats its way into women's reproductive organs. Today researchers from all over the world are gathering in Copenhagen to find out what can be done to halt the disease which is affecting millions of women in Africa. Six hundred million people in, for example, Africa live with the daily risk of being infected with the parasitic disease...

2010-10-20 16:38:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past eight years, IMG's The Daily Front Row has been the iconic, must-read chronicler of New York Fashion Week, beloved by industry influentials for its irreverent take on all things style. amNewYork is Manhattan's most widely circulated newspaper, providing readers with a daily overview of essential news about New York City and beyond. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101020/NY85854 ) (Photo:...

2010-10-14 15:08:22

University of Toronto biologists identify influence of environment on sexual vs. asexual reproduction Evolutionary biologists at the University of Toronto (U of T) have found that environment plays a key role in determining whether a species opts for sexual over asexual reproduction. The study, led by post-doctoral student Lutz Becks and Professor Aneil Agrawal of the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, found that species that inhabit spatially heterogenous environments "“...


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Ocellaris Clownfish, Amphiprion ocellaris
2013-03-15 12:21:05

The ocellaris clownfish closely resembles the orange clownfish, but is hardier and less aggressive. It lives in coral reefs of the Indo-Pacific, and Indian Ocean, around Thailand, Malaysia, northwest Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan, and the Ryukyu Islands. It hides amongst the anemone using the host for protection from predators, to lure other fish into the host anemone, and to feed the host with fecal matter. The ocellaris clownfish has a membrane that will release mucus to...

Alpine Ibex, Capra ibex
2012-08-24 16:23:24

The Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) can be found in the European Alps. It is locally known as the Steinbock in German, the bouquetin in French, the kozorog in Slovenian, and the stambecco in Italian. Its range was once restricted to Northern Italy in the Gran Paradiso National Park, but now comprises nearly all of the European Alps including France, Italy, Germany, Slovenia, Austria, and Switzerland. It prefers a habitat within rocky areas near the snowline on the edge of forests. It can be found at...

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2014-01-12 00:00:00

Biology is the study of living organisms. Before the 19th century, biology was known as natural history (the study of all living things). Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus was the first person to coin the term biology. Biology comes from the Greek words bios (meaning "life") and logia (meaning "study of"). It is a common science that is a standard subject in schools and universities around the world. Over a million papers are published annually in biology and medicinal journals. Not just a...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Panspermia -- Panspermia is a theory (more directly described as a hypothesis, as there is no compelling evidence yet available to support or contradict it) that suggests that the seeds of life are prevalent throughout the universe and life on Earth began by such seeds landing on Earth and propagating. The theory has origins in the ideas of Anaxagoras, a Greek philosopher. An important proponent of the theory was the British astronomer Sir Fred Hoyle. There is some evidence to...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Extraterrestrial Life -- Extraterrestrial life is life beyond planet Earth (apart from humans travelling in space, and living organisms they bring along or send). There are many questions about extraterrestrial life, including: -- Does it exist? -- Where? -- What kind? -- Could there be non-carbon based life forms, e.g. life forms based on other elements like silicon (See Carbon chauvinism)? -- How does life differ depending on the type of structure (unicellular life,...

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