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2014-05-28 23:08:05

Network Situational Awareness Solution Closes Gap in Real-Time Network Visibility Somerset, NJ (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Lumeta Corporation, the leader in network situational awareness, today announced a complimentary 30-day trial offer for the latest version of Lumeta Enterprise Situational Intelligence (ESI) software. The software is available at no charge to help organizations familiarize themselves with the technology and more easily evaluate how ESI can work across various network...

2014-05-28 23:00:45

Seattle's largest custom web design and development firm, Efelle Creative, receives a 2014 Summit Creative Awards silver-level recognition, as well as a 2014 Hermes Creative Awards platinum-level recognition for their own responsive website design. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Efelle Creative is an online marketing company based out of Seattle, WA that specializes in custom web design, website content management, organic search engine optimization, and more. This month, Efelle...

2014-05-28 16:27:07

HAYWARD, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOR) today announced that it has been honored with a "Recognition of Appreciation" Award from MS Views & News, Inc., a leading multiple sclerosis (MS) education, information and advocacy organization. "We are very proud to recognize Questcor for its exemplary support in helping to provide services to the multiple sclerosis community," said Stuart Schlossman, President and founder of MS Views...

2014-05-28 12:54:36

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Researchers identify neurons that determine whether an individual will be depressed or resilient We all deal with stress differently. For many of us, stress is a great motivator, spurring a renewed sense of vigor to solve life's problems. But for others, stress triggers depression. We become overwhelmed, paralyzed by hopelessness and defeat. Up to 20% of us will struggle with depression at some point in life, and researchers are actively working to...

Region Of The Brain Discovered That Enables Children To Overcome Emotional Self-centeredness As They Mature
2014-05-28 10:18:06

Max Planck Institute Children are more egocentric than adults. Scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig  have demonstrated for the first time that children are also worse at putting themselves in other people’s emotional shoes. According to the researchers, the supramarginal gyrus region of the brain must be sufficiently developed in children for them to be able to overcome their egocentric take on the world. When little Philip...

Taste Receptor Gene Determines How Well We Sense Food
2014-05-28 09:07:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some people’s sense of taste is so perceptive, they have a strong dislike for food that a majority of people enjoy, such as spicy foods or ‘hoppy’ beers. According to a new report published in the journal Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, these so-called supertasters get their increased sensitivity from a variation in the taste receptor gene TAS2R38 – not a higher than normal amount of taste buds as had been previously...

2014-05-27 23:11:04

C8 Sciences, the developers of the new and innovative ACTIVATE™ program, are now leading the battle against ADHD by measurably strengthening working memory, self-control, sustained attention, cognitive flexibility, and other executive function skills. New Haven, CT (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 C8 Sciences, pioneers and developers of neuroscience-based cognition assessment and development products that boast the potential to solve some of the most significant problems in childhood education, has...

2014-05-27 15:53:02

Brown University A new study tested whether people believe free will arises from a metaphysical basis or mental capacity. Even though most respondents said they believed humans to have souls, they judged free will and assigned blame for transgressions based on pragmatic considerations — such as whether the actor in question had the capacity to make an intentional and independent choice. Across the board, even if they believed in the concept of a soul, people in a new study ascribed...

2014-05-27 12:28:26

"His painful story shows that anyone can be struck down by accumulated stress, but as he also demonstrates, awareness and prevention can be powerful tools for wellness." --Foreword Magazine NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Several years before Whole Foods brought healthy food to America's dinner tables, Paul Huljich cofounded a pioneering organic food company that was ahead of its time and listed on the stock exchange. He was chairman and CEO of Best Corporation when he had a...

2014-05-27 08:34:33

Top distractions include watching television or movies, using social media and sleeping LOS ANGELES, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- StudyMode, an ed-tech company dedicated to helping students succeed in school, today announced the results of its "Student Psyche Report" on procrastination, which asked approximately 1,300 high school and college students about their study habits. The findings show that procrastination is widespread, with 87 percent saying they procrastinate, and that it's...


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Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.