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2011-12-13 12:03:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation founder, Jay Feinberg announces partnership with The Maccabeats, the hit a cappella singing group, to share the Miracle of Chanukah, in an awareness campaign during the holiday celebrated this December, entitled Miracle Match Campaign. Last year, The Maccabeats filled the airways and the news channels with their viral hit, "Candlelight," which has since surpassed six million views. One of the...

2011-11-22 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23: LIFE MAGAZINE'S 75TH Profile America -- Wednesday, November 23rd. One of America's most influential and popular magazines published its first issue 75 years ago today. At the time, Life magazine was a startling innovation. Taking advantage of the recently developed,...

2011-11-09 13:10:00

FRISCO, Texas, Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CLAD today unveiled its new online retail concept, www.cladmen.com, a modern menswear resource designed to address the challenges men face when shopping online. Driven by consumer insights derived from over a year of research on the underserved online menswear market, CLAD offers the best designer brands in menswear and advice and product recommendations from the editors of Esquire magazine, the authority on men's style. CLAD represents a new...

2011-11-08 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1936, renowned publisher Henry Luce conceived LIFE Magazine to bring the world into the homes of his fellow Americans through photography. Seventy-five years later, LIFE Books looks back on the extraordinary legacy of the brand that captured the moments we will never forget - images that have defined and changed history -- in LIFE 75 YEARS: THE VERY BEST OF LIFE (Time Home Entertainment, Inc; Hardcover; Publication date: November 8, 2011; $36.95)....

2011-10-20 07:00:00

The BioScience Magazine Eurekamag.com publishes a wide range of user-contributed biology resources ranging from Biochemistry to Zoology. It also compiles reviews on selected topics within the basic and applied life and earth sciences. The latest inclusion in this collection of reviews is one on Gregor Mendel. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 Biology is the scientific study of life and covers a wide range of individual disciplines. The Science Magazine EurekaMag.com currently contains 28,961...

2011-10-20 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2011 - OneStopPlus.com®, a division of Redcats USA and the world's first and only web-mall for plus-size women and big & tall men, announces the launch of its first print publication dedicated to curvy women, OSP MAG®. Distributed by OneStopPlus.com®, the first 52 page issue will be circulated to 50,000 readers nationwide. This new fashion lifestyle magazine is both entertaining and empowering as it is the only...

2011-09-26 16:13:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to alleviate human suffering, the American relief organization, Life for Relief and Development (Life) has recently dug 45 water wells in rural areas of Africa and Afghanistan, where the residents have suffered from severe water shortages, and will dig 51 more wells in the upcoming few months. Presently in the Horn of Africa, especially in Somalia, the people are suffering from a severe drought and...

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2011-08-22 12:30:28

Researchers from the University of Western Australia and the University of Oxford have unearthed what they believe are the oldest fossils ever discovered-single-celled organisms that are thought to be 3.4 billion years old, according to a Sunday article by Nicholas Wade of the New York Times. The discovery, which is detailed in the latest edition of the journal Nature Geoscience, took place in a remote location known as Strelley Pool, which is located in Western Australia. The team that...

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2011-08-19 14:20:00

Scientists say that aliens may destroy humanity due to the rising greenhouse emissions. Researchers say that extraterrestrial beings might view changes in Earth's atmosphere as symptomatic of a civilization growing out of control and could take drastic action to keep us from becoming a more serious threat. Shawn Domagal-Goldman of Nasa's Planetary Science Division and his colleagues from Pennsylvania State University compiled a list of plausible outcomes that could unfold in the...

2011-08-06 00:00:28

Hazelden urges school administrators to review and evaluate effectiveness of current bullying prevention programs. Center City, MN (PRWEB) August 05, 2011 As Federal investigators continue a thorough examination of Minnesota's largest school district and their handling of bullying and harassment, school administrators in other districts are taking a critical look at the bullying prevention programs in their own districts to ensure the safety of individual students and the student body as a...


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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