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Veggies Enhance Perception Of Food And Cook
2012-11-29 12:16:03

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers from Cornell University´s Food and Brand Lab recently released a study showing that including vegetables in a meal could positively change perceptions and expectations about both the dish and the person cooking. In particular, the scientists were interested in finding out about the psychological motivations for adding a vegetable to a plate. Interesting enough, only 23 percent of meals...

2010-11-29 15:02:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gen-Probe Incorporated (Nasdaq: GPRO) announced today that the Company has submitted a Premarket Approval Application (PMA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its APTIMA® HPV (human papillomavirus) assay, a new molecular test that detects high-risk HPV infections that are associated with cervical cancer and precancerous lesions. "Developing and testing our APTIMA HPV assay was our largest and most complex...

2008-10-08 06:00:34

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 7 October: Prime Minister Donald Tusk said Tuesday that in his opinion the Polish parliament would not approve plans to hold a referendum on ownership transformations in hospitals. The prime minister made the statement before President Lech Kaczynski delivered a televised address on Tuesday [6 October] evening. According to an unofficial source, the president is expected to suggest that such referendum should...

2008-10-01 12:00:16

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 1 October: Mission-oriented public media for whom profits are at best a side aim and not a main issue are a "major value", president Lech Kaczynski said Wednesday [1 October] on Polish TV's news channel TVP Info commenting government plans to introduce a new media law. On Tuesday the national daily Rzeczpospolita wrote that the Tusk government was planning changes in media laws and management reshuffles in...

2008-09-10 06:00:23

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 10 September: Asked about his opinion concerning the case of a 45-year-old man accused of imprisoning and raping his daughter, Prime Minister Donald Tusk called the situation a "tragedy" and said he would push for a law to require incorrigible pedophiles to be chemically castrated. I would like Poland to introduce chemical castration not on request but as an element of the court sentence, Tusk told a news...

2008-09-01 09:00:22

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 1 September: According to Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Waldemar Pawlak deliveries of gas and crude oil to Poland are not threatened. There is no threat of gas and crude oil supply breaks. (...) [ellipsis as published] There is neither any official nor unofficial information that such breaks can occur, Pawlak told reporters on Monday. Pawlak added that Poland's intervention reserves of crude...

2008-08-20 09:00:08

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 20 August: Poland has always been defending freedom, US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Wednesday after she and Polish Foreign Minister signed a deal on placing ten missile interceptors in Poland. Let me express my thanks for the reception of our delegation in Warsaw which is a unique city, a symbol that freedom can be negated for a moment but not for ever, Rice stressed. Poland has always been...

2008-08-20 06:00:08

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 20 August: Poland is one of the USA's best friends, US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Wednesday after a meeting with President Lech Kaczynski. Rice described the day on which the two sides were signing the deal on placing 10 missile defence interceptors in Poland as "a historic day". The base will help deal with the new threats of the 21st century, with threats posed by missiles from such...

2008-07-30 09:01:27

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Konstantynow Lodzki, 30 July: Polish hospitals will face "wild privatisation" unless healthcare reform legislation prepared by ruling Civic Platform has been adopted, Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk said. "This legislation is absolutely necessary for hospitals, patients, doctors and nurses," Tusk said. "And those who say 'no' do so only to annoy the government." According to Tusk, the Civic Platform proposals...

2008-07-30 06:00:36

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 30 July: The assumptions to a new media bill, now under preparation at the culture ministry, will be ready this week, Culture Minister Bogdan Zdrojewski said. "I think I will send the assumptions of a new, big public media bill to the prime minister this week," Zdrojewski said in a radio interview. The bill will focus on programme licenses, regional TV centres and will not deal with the issues included in...


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.