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Monarch Butterfly Grassroots Conservation
2013-10-29 05:31:15

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online US citizens love their monarch butterflies – so much so that they are apparently willing to contribute at least $4.78 billion dollars to conservation organizations working to protect the declining species, according to research published Monday in the journal Conservation Letters. As part of the study, experts from the US Geological Survey (USGS), Colorado State University, the University of Minnesota, and others conducted a...

2013-09-30 23:33:18

MetaDesign to create a new brand for the global software firm. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Insurance Global Operations (IGO), a software solution provider of core processing systems for the Property and Casualty (P&C) and Life insurance markets, has commissioned MetaDesign Geneva to refresh its brand. The agency has been asked to redesign IGO’s corporate and product identities, including renaming the company and its key product, IGO6. With its headquarters recently...

2013-09-11 12:24:46

LONDON, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Just relax and it will happen...put a pillow under your hips...you ARE having sex aren't you?" Does this sound familiar? For many couples suffering with infertility these frustrating comments are usually filled with good intent, but ultimately they are nothing short of adding fuel to the fire of your stress levels, when you are trying to get pregnant. Infertility is not in your mind, but a medically diagnosed disease of any couple that is...

Humpbacks Send Winter In Antarctic
2013-09-10 10:53:02

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online With an underwater listening device and a little bit of luck, a team of German and American researchers has found that some Southern Hemisphere humpback whales remain in Antarctic waters throughout the entire winter, according to a newly published report in the open-access journal PLOS ONE. Based on acoustic recordings of whale songs, the new study somewhat contradicts prevailing theories claiming that the entire Southern Hemisphere...

2013-09-05 23:27:02

Local home care company creates awareness about child-proofing your home. Sunrise, FL (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 According to Safe Kids USA, every year more than three million unintentional injuries happen in the home to children under the age of 14. Unintentional home injury is one of the leading causes of death among children, and in honor of Baby Safety Month, Home Helpers of Broward and Palm Beach is educating the local community on providing a safe environment for our children. Home...

2013-09-04 23:00:51

DailyGossip.org has published a review on the new infertility treatment released by Lisa Olson, Pregnancy Miracle. This is a 250 page book that teaches its readers how to become pregnant in no more than 2 months. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Many couples realize that conceiving a baby can be a problematic thing. According to the Magazine the Pregnancy Miracle book is the answer to all couples who want to learn how to conceive a baby naturally and easily....

Monarch Population Declining In Mexican Forests
2013-08-26 05:14:06

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Experts are concerned that monarch butterflies, famous for their nearly 3,000 mile migration to Mexico and coastal California during the late summer/early fall months, could be drastically decreasing in numbers. According to James A. Foley of Nature World News, conservation groups are reporting that the number of monarch butterflies in the Mexican forests where they hibernate over the winter were at their lowest point in two...

2013-08-25 23:02:54

Nation's Leading Senior Care franchise offers affordable alternative to Assisted Living or Nursing Care Facilities Sunrise, Fl (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 As more than 70 million Americans will reach age 65 in the next two decades, the need for in-home senior care continues to soar. Local entrepreneur Alan Silverberg is lending a helping hand by launching a local http://www.inhomecarebocaratonfl.com agency to meet the needs of residents in Palm Beach County and surrounding areas. As part...

2013-08-22 23:20:22

Life.SREDA makes first North American investment and strategic partnership with NYC startup Moven. New York, USA and Moscow, Russia (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Moven (Movencorp Inc) and Life.SREDA (Venture Fund) today announced the formation of a strategic partnership and investment by Life.SREDA in Moven’s ongoing early stage development with the service currently in beta in the U.S. Life.SREDA is a venture capital fund focusing on investments in financial technology-based mobile and...

2013-08-19 23:24:07

Hospices needing more help complying with changing regulations; Weatherbee Resources responds hiring expert Carrie Cooley full time. Hyannis, MA (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 The latest expert to join Weatherbee Resources is primed to help hospices respond to audits, requests for additional documentation and other compliance challenges. Increasing requests for assistance with regulatory, compliance and leadership challenges have prompted Weatherbee to hire veteran hospice leader, Carrie Cooley,...


Latest Life Reference Libraries

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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