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2014-04-07 12:27:40

- The iconic team will utilize the portfolio of Pennington grass seed products to maintain the field at Yankee Stadium starting in the 2014 season - MADISON, Ga., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the beginning of the 2014 baseball season and to kickoff the spring growing season, Pennington Seed, Inc., today announced it has finalized an agreement to become the official lawn care company of the New York Yankees. As part of the multi-year partnership, Pennington will develop and...

2012-10-24 15:25:25

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana's "built environment" is found to be one of the most influential factors impacting the health of children and youth in the state, according to the results of Pennington Biomedical Research Center's 2012 Louisiana Report Card on Physical Activity & Health for Children & Youth. Released Oct. 24, the 2012 Report Card reveals that the overall heath grade for children and youth in Louisiana is a "D," a grade that has been consistent...

2012-07-11 06:20:46

PENNINGTON, N.J. and BALTIMORE, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT), a leading wave energy technology company, and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have entered into a teaming agreement with the goal of developing a 19 megawatt wave-energy project in Victoria, Australia. This is one of the largest wave-energy projects announced to date, and leverages a grant from the Commonwealth of Australia. For the project, Lockheed Martin will assist with the design of...

2012-04-17 06:24:59

Hilary C. Pennington to receive the Harry S. Truman Award for her outstanding leadership ORLANDO, Fla., April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hilary C. Pennington, Director for U.S. Education- Postsecondary Success and Special Initiatives at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will receive the Harry S. Truman Award from the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) during the 92nd AACC Annual Convention. This year's convention will be held April 21-24 at the Orlando...

2011-12-12 08:00:00

Advanced Persuasion measures up to 82% of the persuasion that traditional approaches miss. Pennington, NJ (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Gallup & Robinson, Inc., a Pennington, New Jersey-based Market Research firm, has recently introduced âœAdvanced Persuasionâ a new metric designed to provide a more complete understanding of an advertisementâs persuasive effect. Traditional persuasion measurements look at brand switching mechanisms,...

2011-05-25 16:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new study conducted at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, scientists have found that the decrease in workplace physical activity over the past fifty years is a significant contributor to the obesity epidemic. The study suggests that changes in caloric intake cannot solely account for observed trends in weight gain increases for men and women in the United States. The study, entitled "Trends Over 5 Decades in U.S....

2011-05-05 00:00:29

The study provides a better understanding of biometric and neuro-physiological research methods. Pennington, NJ (PRWEB) May 04, 2011 Gallup & Robinson, Inc., a Pennington, New Jersey-based Market Research firm, was invited to take part in the NeuroStandards Collaboration study undertaken by the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) and sponsored by American Express, Campbell's, Chase, Colgate-Palmolive, Clorox, ESPN, GM, Hershey's, MillerCoors, MTV Networks, NBC Universal, and Turner. A...

2010-05-05 08:52:52

Type 2 diabetes is a widespread problem for many people these days, and our risk for insulin resistance and diabetes only grows as we age. Now, a new report in the May issue of Cell Metabolism, a Cell Press publication, reveals a new contributor to the problem: The muscles of elderly people and of people with type 2 diabetes contain lower concentrations of a protein known as PARL (short for "presenilin-associated rhomboid-like"). PARL plays an important role within cells in remodeling...

2009-10-13 08:07:00

MOORESTOWN and PENNINGTON, N.J., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT) (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) have signed a commercial engineering services agreement to develop OPT's wave energy systems for use in future utility-scale power generation projects. Under the agreement, Lockheed Martin will provide its expertise in systems integration, lean manufacturing, and test and optimization analysis to enhance OPT's...

2009-09-30 18:23:35

Miami Dolphins quarterback Chad Pennington is to undergo a third surgery to his right shoulder Friday. The 10-year NFL veteran suffered a season-ending dislocated shoulder and damage to his rotator cuff when San Diego linebacker Kevin Burnett hit him in the third quarter Sunday. Pennington, 33, has been placed on the season-ending Injured Reserve List. It's very disheartening to lose any player and Chad's no different, Coach Tony Sparano told reporters Wednesday. Good leader (and) he's a very...