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2014-08-18 08:28:54

Tom Holland, Celebrity Trainer and Bowflex® Fitness Advisor, Weighs-in on the Activity Tracker Controversy VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, in the news there has been much discussion on whether activity trackers are to be blamed for people's weight gain. Some who own these bands, say they start using the tracker, and, remarkably, the scale starts moving up instead of down. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140814/136338 This controversy has even been...

2014-08-18 00:20:47

South Carolina Angler Amasses 51 Pounds of Bass, Wins $500,000 COLUMBIA, S.C., Aug. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevy pro Anthony Gagliardi of Prosperity, S.C., crossed the stage with a five-bass limit weighing 13 pounds, 14 ounces Sunday to claim the title of Forrest Wood Cup Champion at the Forrest Wood Cup at Lake Murray presented by Walmart. Gagliardi, with a four-day total of 20 bass for 51-2, won by a narrow 1-ounce margin over Straight Talk Wireless pro Scott Canterbury of...

2014-08-17 23:00:16

An August 16th Wall Street Journal article highlights the relationship between lifting weights and back problems in pro golfers. Somax Performance Institute designed a safer alternative. Tiburon,CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 An August 16, 2014 full-page column by renowned Wall Street Journal golf writer John Paul Newport cited the concern by tour great Tom Watson that the current rash of golf injuries among the pros may be coming from lifting weights in the gym. Newport described Tiger Woods...

2014-08-16 23:01:54

Recently, XC Spa, a well-known swim product manufacturer and retailer, has updated its website with a new swim spa collection. According to the company’s sales representative, these new items are specially made for clients who never compromise on quality and design. (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 Recently, XC Spa, a well-known swim product manufacturer and retailer, has updated its website with a new swim spa collection. According to the company’s sales representative, these new items are...

2014-08-16 23:01:24

Retirees at The Lakeshore, an Era Living community, show Aloha spirit by raising money and giving big to local firefighters and medics. Seattle (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 Firefighters and medics at King County Fire Station 20 need supplies to effectively serve our entire south Seattle / Skyway neighborhood. That is why residents at The Lakeshore, a retirement community located at 11448 Rainier Avenue South in Seattle, are rallying neighbors, family and friends for an all-you-can-eat...

2014-08-16 20:20:49

California Pro Takes 3-Ounce Lead Into Final Day COLUMBIA, S.C., Aug. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro angler Brent Ehrler of Redlands, Calif., brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 13 pounds, 5 ounces to take the lead after day three of the Forrest Wood Cup at Lake Murray presented by Walmart. Ehrler, with a three-day total of 15 bass for 39-1, holds a 3-ounce lead over Chevy pro Bryan Thrift of Shelby, N.C., who has a three-day total of 15 bass for 38-14 in...

2014-08-15 23:04:40

New video released this week introduces Keuilian as the fitness marketing consultant on new reality series. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 In a new video uploaded to YouTube this week, Bedros Keuilian is introduced as the fitness marketing expert on the new Spike TV reality series, Gym Rescue. The series premiered August 10th and new episodes will air August 17th and August 24th. The reality series is similar to other shows where experts mentor struggling business owners and...

2014-08-15 23:01:57

From East to West, performers in or near Merrillville, Ind., Dallas Tx., Atlanta Ga., Morristown, Nj., or Nashville, Tenn. can audition to participate in the international SHINE conference and Bridge Training Program. Atlanta, Ga. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 August 22, 23 and 29 are big days for actors, models, singers, dancers and comedians who want to audition for international talent development ministry, AMTC. The organization is searching for mission-minded performers who desire to...

origami solar panel array
2014-08-15 05:33:22

Elizabeth Landau, Jet Propulsion Laboratory As a high school student at a study program in Japan, Brian Trease would fold wrappers from fast-food cheeseburgers into cranes. He loved discovering different origami techniques in library books. Today, Trease, a mechanical engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, thinks about how the principles of origami could be used for space-bound devices. "This is a unique crossover of art and culture and technology," he...

2014-08-14 23:07:46

Industry leaders join forces to empower fitness entrepreneurs, giving them an instant, elevated online brand and a better way to grow and manage their business. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 SweatGuru (http://www.sweatguru.com), the leading marketplace that connects people with fitnesss, announced today that it is partnering with Savvier Fitness (http://www.savvierfitness.com) to offer trainers an easier way to establish and cultivate an online brand to help expand their...


Latest Personal life Reference Libraries

Aquascaping
2013-04-02 10:31:02

Aquascaping is the art of arranging aquatic plants along with rocks, cavework, stones, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. Aquascape designs incorporate numerous distinctive styles. Usually, an aquascape houses fish as well as plants, although it’s possible to produce an aquascape with solely plants, or with rockwork or other hardscape and no plants. Even though the main goal of aquascaping is to construct an artful underwater landscape, the technical...

10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

Xenia_coral
2012-04-03 16:38:22

Xenia is a genus of soft marine coral that resembles a mushroom. It has “arms” that extend out from the top and end in many-fingered “hands.” It uses these “hands” to push water away from the colony in a constant, grabbing motion. This is a unique characteristic feature only seen in Xenia members. The first theory of this feature was it allowed the coral to catch food, such as plankton, but it is now believed it is used for respiration. This is a popular coral used in...

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2007-05-21 07:48:59

The Orbicular batfish (Platax orbicularis) is a popular aquarium fish endemic to tropical waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Its body is almost disc-shaped, and very thin; the tail, about 20% of the body length, is fan-shaped and taller than it is long. Males can grow to up to 19.69 in (50 cm) in length, though aquarium specimens are generally much shorter. In the wild, the Orbicular Batfish is found in brackish or marine waters, usually around reefs, at depths from 16.4 to 98.43 ft...

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2007-04-10 16:20:04

The Celestial Pearl Danio, Celestichthys margaritatus, often referred to in the aquarium trade as Galaxy rasbora or Microrasbora. It has so far been found only in a very small area east of Inle Lake at an altitude of over 3280.84 ft (1000 m). The fish lives in relatively cool, alkaline water. Discovered in 2006 the species quickly appeared in the aquarium trade where its small size and bright colors made it an instant hit. It is the only species in the genus Celestichthys. Conservation...

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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'