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2014-03-05 23:02:44

Dr. Lovejoy to Be the Twentieth Recipient of BRIT’s Conservation Award Fort Worth, TX (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 The Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) will present its International Award of Excellence in Conservation to Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy for his life-long work in biodiversity protection. The award will be given on Friday, March 28, 2014, during a luncheon at The Omni Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas. His accomplishments include helping to bring attention to tropical deforestation...

Astronomers Capture Images Of Comet Lovejoy’s Tail
2013-12-08 06:12:02

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Using the Subaru Telescope in Japan, astronomers from Stony Brook University, the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) and other institutions have successfully captured an in-depth image of Comet Lovejoy’s ion tail. The pictures, which were obtained using a wide-field, prime-focus camera known as Suprime-Cam, show the tail’s “intricate flow” using a combination of “a wide field of view and high spatial...

2013-10-24 23:33:48

The Realigning America Tour, jointly hosted by VibrAlign and Lovejoy, begins on November 12th in Chicago and ends on December 10th in Raleigh. These free training seminars go beyond shaft alignment to include a session on coupling issues and innovations, aimed at answering users questions on the spot. Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 The Realigning America Tour 2 follows VibrAlign’s successful Realigning America Tour held this past May and June. The original Realigning...

2013-10-15 23:32:31

Lovejoy, Inc. and VibrAlign, Inc. have entered into a strategic alliance to better serve the customers and partners of both companies. Lovejoy and VibrAlign serve the maintenance, repair and operation (MRO) marketplace with complementary product lines. Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Lovejoy, Inc. and VibrAlign, Inc. are pleased to announce a strategic alliance to better serve the customers and partners of both companies. Lovejoy and VibrAlign will work together to create...

2012-05-17 23:03:17

Endangered Species blog 'Endangered Earth Journal.com' will feature an interview with conservation biologist Tom Lovejoy for Endangered Species Day. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 The Endangered Species blog 'Endangered Earth Journal.com' is featuring an interview with conservation biologist Tom Lovejoy for Endangered Species Day which will be celebrated on Friday, May 18, 2012. In the interview, Lovejoy's message is one of concern for those species in danger of extinction. "Hundreds of...

2010-09-21 09:00:00

WATERVILLE, Maine, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Colby College has announced that Alfredo Corchado, Mexico Bureau Chief for the Dallas Morning News, will receive the 2010 Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award for courageous journalism. The convocation is scheduled for Sunday, September 26, 2010, at 5 p.m. in Lorimer Chapel on the Colby College campus. "The Lovejoy Award at Colby has a long history of recognizing courageous journalists, and Alfredo Corchado could not be more deserving of this year's...

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2009-12-17 13:47:38

Ardipithecus ramidus, or "Ardi," receives the top honor as the Breakthrough of the Year, named by Science and its publisher, AAAS, the world's largest science society. The Dec. 18 issue of Science takes a look back at the big science stories over the past 12 months and presents its selections for the 10 major scientific breakthroughs of 2009. "Ardi," a hominid species that lived 4.4 million years ago, was unveiled on Oct. 1 by Kent State University Professor of Anthropology Dr. C. Owen...

2009-10-01 09:49:00

KENT, Ohio Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Throw out all those posters and books that depict an ape evolving into a human being, says Kent State University Professor of Anthropology Dr. C. Owen Lovejoy. An internationally recognized biological anthropologist who specializes in the study of human origins, Lovejoy is one of the primary authors who revealed their research findings today on Ardipithecus ramidus, a hominid species that lived 4.4 million years ago in what is now Ethiopia....

2008-09-03 12:00:19

EDINBURGH-BASED author Alexander McCall Smith is backing a new Scottish version of the 1980s TV show Lovejoy. A pilot for the show - which would follow the adventures of an Edinburgh antiques dealer and her young assistant - has been written by McCall Smith. Among those understood to be in the frame for the lead roles are Harry Potter star Shirley Henderson and the Green Wing's Michelle Gomez. Eric Coulter, head of drama at STV, said: "The drama brings Alexander's particular view of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.