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DENVER, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Denver Magazine has brought Stacey Brugeman on board to fill the new staff position of food editor.
http://www.onestopplus.com/ NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- OneStopPlus.com, the online site that is quickly becoming both the destination and definition for fashionable plus-size women, has discovered what features women like most about their figures (www.onestopplus.com/body).
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Jackson) of Lansing, Mich., has licensed CSC's Business Analytics software to access and analyze business intelligence information from its multiple financial services systems.
Rice evolutionary biologists argue for new meaning of 'organismality'.
NEW YORK, Oct.
Embryos that are most likely to result in a pregnancy are crucial to the success of in vitro fertilization (IVF) but are difficult to identify.
LAGUNA WOODS, Calif., Sept.
NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Inc. announced today that more than 1,860 issues from the LIFE Archive are now available online through Google Books.
NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced its launch of the first piece of exclusive content produced and created by The Soul Collective: a hand-selected group comprised of some of today's hottest artists, thought leaders and influencers.
Researchers from the Open University are laying the groundwork for a new equation that could mathematically quantify a habitatâ€™s potential for hosting life, in a similar way to how the Drake equation estimates the number of intelligent extraterrestrial civilizations in the Milky Way.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.