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New 3D Model Of King Richard III's Spine Shows Prominent Scoliosis
2014-05-30 09:12:05

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It’s been 21 months since an unmarked grave under a car park in Leicester, England revealed the remains of the Last Plantagenet King, Richard III, and since then a wealth of evidence has come to light about the short-lived king and his untimely demise. The most recent findings of Richard’s remains, which were hastily buried without shroud or coffin, reveals that his spine shows strong evidence of scoliosis. Richard III was...

2012-06-28 20:33:03

Training sessions for Team GB's swimmers have been getting a helping hand from a new system incorporating cutting-edge movement tracking and sensor technologies. From starting dives to tumble turns the state-of-the-art coaching aid is the first of its kind to be able to track movement wirelessly through water. The system has been developed at Loughborough University's Sports Technology Institute in conjunction with British Swimming, with funding from the Engineering and Physical...

Too Much Exercise Can Slow Our Immune Response To Colds
2012-01-06 09:39:26

Different levels of exercise can actually significantly increase or decrease your chances of catching a respiratory infection, says Professor Mike Gleeson from Loughborough University. Regular moderate exercise has been known to reduce the risk of catching cold-like infections, while prolonged strenuous exercise, such as marathons, can make an individual more susceptible, explains Professor Gleeson talking at the Association for Science Education (ASE) Conference on Friday, on behalf of...

2011-10-20 18:55:00

Avanti Circuits causes a stir in the printed circuit board industry by announcing a powerful promotion where existing customers will get $500 credit on any future orders of printed circuit board products when they refer a new customer to Avanti. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 Printed circuit board manufacturer, Avanti Circuits, based in Phoenix, has recently introduced a new promotion where existing customers will get $500 off all their future orders for introducing any new customer...

2011-09-22 16:15:00

Avanti Circuits has recently announced what they refer to as the "Avanti Advantage" in the PCB manufacturer market place, that spells out why this company has to be among the top choices for anyone looking for PCB products at the moment. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 In a market that is jammed packed with PCB manufacturers it can be hard to differentiate one company from the other these days and this is something that USA based PCB manufacturer, Avanti Circuits have been aware of...

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2011-08-03 09:10:00

A new study examining the relationships between children and electronic viewing devices shows that children are using sometimes up to five screens at a time and are bored focusing on just one screen, according to researchers. Children are using mobile phones, laptops, televisions and game consoles continuously throughout their daily life. They text their friends during commercials on TV, use Facebook when their parents are watching their own shows on TV, and even play electronic handheld...

2011-08-01 06:02:00

SLOUGH, England, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Demonstrate Hybrid Cloud, Mobilising Enterprise Applications Between Private and Hosted Clouds International solutions provider, Logicalis [http://www.uk.logicalis.com ]UK, today announced that in conjunction with Loughborough University [http://www.lboro.ac.uk ] it has successfully moved a complete enterprise application stack - including both virtualised and non-virtualised workloads - back and forth between an...

2011-03-03 05:45:00

SLOUGH, England, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Loughborough University is to deploy Logicalis' Cooperative Cloud to cost-effectively meet the long-term capacity demands of its growing research, teaching and enterprise services. As part of a strategic IT partnership, Logicalis will design and build an on-site, bespoke private cloud fully integrated with an off-site, cooperative hosted cloud. This single, scalable architecture will provide unlimited scope for future capacity provisioning...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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