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A new plant species has been discovered in the central Philippines - a giant carnivorous plant.
Animals and plants communicate with one another in a variety of ways: behavior, body patterns, and even chemistry.
The Texas Rangers announced Friday that pitcher Vicente Padilla has been diagnosed with H1N1, widely known as swine flu. Padilla, however, is expected to make his next scheduled start Tuesday against Detroit.
Athletic injuries can derail any player's ability to compete, but for a baseball pitcher his shoulder strength and control is critical. A new study to be presented at the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine's
The Toronto Blue Jays have placed right hander Casey Janssen on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his surgically repaired throwing shoulder. The move is retroactive to June 14. The team recalled southpaw Brad Mills to replace Janssen to make his major league debut Thursday at Philadelphia. Janssen
New York Yankees pitcher AJ Burnett has been suspended for six games by Major League Baseball for allegedly intentionally throwing at a batter.
The windmill pitching motion may explain the high incidence of anterior shoulder pain seen in female softball players, U.S. researchers said. The conventional belief has been that the underhand throwing motion of softball places little stress on the arm, lead author Dr.
Roger Clemens' DNA has been linked to syringes that a trainer says he used to inject the former pitcher with performance-enhancing drugs, sources say. Two unnamed sources familiar with the investigation into the baseball great say the DNA results, which they caution are preliminary, could be a critical piece of the puzzle if prosecutors seek to indict of Clemens on charges he lied to Congress about the use of steroids, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Clemens told a U.S.
A federal grand jury will examine pitcher Roger Clemens' denials of drug use during testimony before Congress, sources indicated Monday.
The Baltimore Orioles have signed veteran free agent left-hander Mark Hendrickson to a one-year contract. No monetary figure was disclosed. The 6-foot-9 inch Hendrickson pitched for the Florida Marlins during the 2008 season, compiling a 7-8 record in 36 appearances (19 starts) with 48 walks and 81
Symbol: SAAZG Group: Dicot Family: Lamiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: SAAZI Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. intermedia Epling SAAZP Salvia azurea Michx. ex Lam. ssp. pitcheri (Torr. ex Benth.) Epling SAPI3 Salvia pitcheri Torr. ex Benth. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, CO, CT, IL, KS, KY, LA, MI, MO, NE, NM, NY, OH, OK, TN, TX, UT,...
Symbol: MIPA6 Group: Dicot Family: Caryophyllaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ARPA27 Arenaria patula Michx. SAPA28 Sabulina patula (Michx.) Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MO, MS, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.