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2010-11-02 00:00:37

Proteus Networks, a Juniper Networks Authorized Education Partner (JNAEP), announced today that Andrew Green has been appointed as the global Director of Education Services. Green will lead the Education business unit, provide input for strategic growth, and perform operational management oversight. Osseo, MN (PRWEB) November 1, 2010 Proteus Networks, a Juniper Networks Authorized Education Partner (JNAEP), announced today that Andrew Green has been appointed as the global Director of...

2010-06-04 13:38:16

Going more miles per gallon with your brain The hunting strategy of a slender fish from the Amazon is giving researchers more insight into how to balance the metabolic cost of information with the metabolic cost of moving around to get that information. A new study from Northwestern University's McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science answers the question: In behaviors in which you have to move to get information, when should the animal spend more energy on locomotion versus...

2009-05-04 14:53:00

ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- PROTEUS Technologies, an industry leader in developing innovative software and systems engineering solutions for the Intelligence Community, Federal Executive Departments, and Commercial Industries, announced today that Mr. Michael W. Kauffman, Esquire, has joined PROTEUS as Vice President, Legal and Contracts. In this role, Mr. Kauffman will lead the Legal and Contracts Departments, focus on the strategic planning in the transition from a...


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Olm, Proteus anguinus
2014-01-17 13:17:24

The Olm (Proteus anguinus) may often be referred to as the Human fish, Cave salamander or White salamander. This species of salamander is a member of the Proteidae family. Olm can be found in the caves of Slovenia and Croatia. The Olm species have adapted so well to its cave-dwelling lifestyle, that it is now considered completely blind. Heightened senses such as hearing, smell and even sensitivity to vibrations make up for its underdeveloped eyes. Exclusively aquatic, the species eats,...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Planet Proteus -- Proteus is one of Neptune's moons. It is one of the darkest objects in the solar system, as dark as soot; like Saturn's moon Phoebe, it reflects only 6 percent of the sunlight that strikes it. Proteus is about 400 kilometers in diameter, larger than Nereid, but it wasn't discovered from Earth because it is so close to Neptune that it is lost in the glare of reflected sunlight. Proteus is irregularly shaped and shows no sign of any geological modification; scientists...

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Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.