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2014-08-08 23:06:29

Dr. Tao Ye, Associate Professor of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)’s Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology was recently awarded the 2014 Xiaoyu Hu Memorial Award at the 13th Chinese International Peptide Symposium (CPS) held in Datong, China, from 30 June – 4 July 2014. The award was presented to Dr. Ye in recognition of his outstanding achievements in the peptide science field, contributing to the research in synthesis of natural products and exploration...

Burrowing Animals May Have Been Key To Stabilizing Earth's Oxygen Reservoir
2014-08-08 03:22:57

University of Southern Denmark Evolution of the first burrowing animals may have played a major role in stabilizing the Earth's oxygen reservoir, according to a new study in Nature Geoscience. Around 540 million years ago, the first burrowing animals evolved. When these worms began to mix up the ocean floor's sediments (a process known as bioturbation), their activity came to significantly influence the ocean's phosphorus cycle and as a result, the amount of oxygen in Earth's...

2014-08-06 08:24:24

MUMBAI, August 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Market Research Report on Global Water-based paint Industry was a professional and depth research report on Global Water-based paint industry that you would know the world's major regional market conditions of Water-based paint industry, the main region including North American, Europe and Asia etc, and the main country including United States ,Germany ,Japan and China etc. The report firstly introduced Water-based paint basic...

2014-07-31 12:23:52

An environmentally conscious paint line providing exceptional performance! TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Homestead Paint Co., a trusted purveyor of premium paints, is excited to announce our newest product line, FUSION. With a decade of development, testing and refining, the result is spectacular furniture paint. Features include: -- environmentally-conscious formula -- low VOCs -- superior durability -- easy, one-step application -- significantly improved strength...

2014-07-29 08:39:40

MONTREAL, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Galaxy Corp. (OTCQB: WILS) ("NGC"), a leading technology and content solutions company developing dynamic, innovative experiences for consumers, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with EON Reality to create CEEK - a fully immersive and interactive social virtual reality platform that simulates the communal experience of being at a movie, music concert, sports game, museum, business conference or meeting, spectator...

2014-07-24 23:01:26

Shatter Isle weaves virtual and real worlds together with innovative AR experiences. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 UIEvolution, Inc., a global connected screen solutions company specializing in highly scalable mobile products and services, announces today the release of a 3D augmented reality application called Shatter Isle, representing a breakthrough for AR experiences. Shatter Isle uses Qualcomm® Vuforia™, a software platform that enables apps to see and connect...

2014-07-16 23:06:06

ETIA 2014 Conference Post View Release White Plains, N.Y. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 ETIA 2014 Overview Showcasing the state of the art in technologies for providing entertainment over digital infrastructures, the second Entertainment in the Internet Age (ETIA) conference was jointly sponsored by SMPTE and Stanford’s Center for Image Systems Engineering (SCIEN). On June 17 and 18, attendees gathered in the Nvidia Auditorium in the Huang Engineering Building on the Stanford campus to hear...

2014-07-15 23:06:52

Transparency Market Research published a new report "European Wearable Technology Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/europe-wearable-technology-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Wearable Technology Market - European Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...

107-year Journey Of The Beetle Rhipidocyrtus Muiri
2014-07-14 03:24:21

Pensoft Publishers Serendipity leads University of Kansas scientists to the discovery and description of Rhipidocyrtus muiri - a 107 year old beetle, lost in collections specimen, which turned out to represent a new genus and species. The long and tortuous history of the enigmatic ripidiine wedge beetle from Borneo is discussed in a recent paper published in the open access journal ZooKeys. The holotype male, and only known specimen of Rhipidocyrtus muiri, was collected 107 years ago...

2014-07-14 08:23:58

MONTREAL, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Galaxy Corp. (OTCQB: WILS)(formerly Wiless Controls, Inc.), a leading developer of innovative Augmented and fully Immersive Virtual Reality software and content solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of new Company Officers and members of the Company's Board of Directors. The newly appointed executive leadership consists of Mary Spio as President and Chairman of the Board; Laurie Clark as Director and Chief Operating Officer; and...


Latest Nature Reference Libraries

Nature Photonics
2012-09-24 08:13:04

Nature Photonics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2007 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board with editorial decisions made by a fully-functioning in-house team. The journal covers research related to optoelectronics, laser science, imaging, communications, and other aspects of photonics. It publishes review articles, research papers, news and commentary, and research...

Nature Medicine
2012-09-24 08:10:29

Nature Medicine is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1995 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board, with editorial decisions being made by an in-house team. Nature Medicine publishes research articles, reviews, news and commentary pieces. Topics include cancer, cardiovascular disease, gene therapy, immunology, vaccines, and neuroscience. Research...

Environmental Chemistry (journal)
2012-09-24 08:00:51

Environmental Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published online bi-monthly by CSIRO Publishing. The journal publishes original research and review articles on all aspects of environmental chemistry, including those addressing the chemistry of air, water, soil, sediments, space and biota. Topics include atmospheric chemistry, geochemistry, climate change, marine chemistry, water chemistry, polar chemistry, fire chemistry, astrochemistry, earth and geochemistry, soil and sediment...

Southern Bog Lemming, Synaptomys cooperi
2012-07-27 12:32:47

The southern bog lemming (Synaptomys cooperi) is native to North America, and its range overlaps with that of the Northern Bog Lemming in southeastern Canada. It prefers a habitat within wetlands, grasslands, and mixed forests in eastern North America. It once held two subspecies, the Kansas and Nebraska, bog lemmings, but these are now extinct. The southern bog lemming can reach an average body length of 5.1 inches and a weight of around 1.2 ounces. Its body is round with contrastingly...

International Journal of Plant Sciences
2012-07-13 14:57:40

The International Journal of Plant Sciences is a scientific botanical journal published by the University of Chicago Press. It was known as the Botanical Bulletin from 1875-1876 and as the Botanical Gazette from 1876-1991. This journal covers botanical research including genetics and genomics, developmental cell biology, biochemistry and physiology, morphology structure, systematics, plant-microbial interactions, paleo-botany, evolution, and ecology. This journal also publishes important...

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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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