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2014-04-18 12:10:00

A groundbreaking study published in PLOS ONE by Prof. Iris Berent of Northeastern University and researchers at Harvard Medical School shows the brains of individual speakers are sensitive to language universals. Syllables that are frequent across languages are recognized more readily than infrequent syllables. Simply put, this study shows that language universals are hardwired in the human brain. LANGUAGE UNIVERSALS Language universals have been the subject of intense research, but...

2014-04-16 23:17:45

Cadiz Laser Spa is partnering up with local businesses and beauty brands, including Neocutis and House Wine, to bring you their spring 2014 Westlake Happy Hour event. Attendees will enjoy complimentary refreshments and one-day-only discounts. Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Cadiz Laser Spa is pleased to announce their next special event: the 2014 Westlake Happy Hour. The event is set for the afternoon of April 17th. The first 10 guests will be greeted with swag bags full of samples and...

2014-04-14 12:31:18

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy, the nation's leading advocate for family literacy, announced the launch of a virtual book drive in celebration of its 25(th) Anniversary. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140414/72990 Beginning today, and continuing through Friday, April 25(th), you can visit www.helpthemread.org to vote for your favorite children's book. For every vote cast, Scholastic will donate a...

2014-04-10 23:27:27

MGE Management Experts and top Dental clients met at a conference in March to analyze and take active action against one of the major sources of economic destruction. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 MGE Management Experts hosted a conference March 26 where leading dentists and their executive staff from across America met to analyze and take active action against one of the sources of economic destruction, which affects not only their practices, but also the local community and...

2014-04-10 23:25:08

The Natural Language Processing market report categorizes the global market on the basis of types, technologies, services, verticals, applications and regions. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/natural-language-processing-nlp-825.html (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The report "Natural Language Processing (NLP) Market [IVR, OCR, Pattern Recognition, Auto Coding, Text Analytics, Speech Analytics, Machine Translation, Information Extraction, Question Answer, Report Generation] -...

2014-04-10 08:28:04

Clinical Documentation Innovator Climbs to Top Three Spot ATLANTA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iMedX, a leading health information solutions company and leader in medical documentation solutions, today announced that the company has made significant progress in the execution of its strategic plan, becoming a top three vendor in the medical documentation solutions business. iMedX has experienced more than 300 percent growth since June 2013, achieved through a combination of smart...

2014-04-04 23:37:26

Award-Winning Game Guides Young Players Through Six New Mayan Sites Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Dig-It! Games, an independent developer of educational, interactive learning games founded by a former archaeologist and middle school teacher, has launched the next edition and final chapter of its award-winning game, Mayan Mysteries. The unique puzzle-based game brings history to life and turns players into archaeologists as they gather clues hidden across ancient Maya sites to catch...

2014-04-04 20:20:05

MALDEN, Mass., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Townline Self Storage, located at 9 Linehurst Rd., recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to the self-storage business that has been serving the Malden and Metro Boston areas since 2001. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/LA98992 Carl Decotis, owner of Townline Self Storage, added U-Haul truck rentals and moving supplies to his business as a benefit for his customers. Partnering with the U-Haul Dealer Program allows Decotis to...

2014-04-04 08:27:33

DRAPER, Utah, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: FLXT) today announced total revenue of $100,754 for the year ended December 31, 2013. This compares to $47,546 in total revenue during 2012. This represents a 112% increase in revenue. Revenue for 2013 was primarily from design and development engineering, prototype production and fully integrated products. Management anticipates that revenue will increase significantly as we complete development and...

2014-04-02 23:30:15

How To Conceive The Gender Of Your Choice book penned by Ashley Spencer is the latest book that teaches women how to greatly influence their baby’s gender regardless of their age. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 How To Conceive The Gender Of Your Choice book is the latest book for women who want to learn how to get pregnant fast, and how to choose their baby’s gender naturally. This book consists of secrets to...


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2012-06-14 07:45:00

Symbol: VINA2 Group: Dicot Family: Violaceae Duration: Annual Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: Viola×napaeHouse [nephrophylla × sororia] distribution:USA(IN, MO, TN, VT, WI) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-14 07:45:02

Symbol: VIMO4 Group: Dicot Family: Violaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: Viola×molliculaHouse [macloskeyi × ×primulifolia] distribution:USA(NJ, NY) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-14 07:46:05

Symbol: VIEA Group: Dicot Family: Violaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: Viola×eamesiiHouse [brittoniana × ×palmata] distribution:USA(CT, NJ) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-14 07:46:10

Symbol: VIDA2 Group: Dicot Family: Violaceae Duration: Annual Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: Viola×davisiiHouse [affinis × brittoniana] distribution:USA(NY) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-14 07:59:13

Symbol: VECR5 Group: Dicot Family: Verbenaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: Verbena×crookshanksiiMoldenke [bracteata × hastata] distribution:USA(CO, NE) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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