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2013-04-22 23:01:46

Andrew Starr, a veteran of over 30 years in the broadcast industry, joins AdNation News. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 AdNation News announces the appointment of broadcast sales leader Andrew Starr to Corporate Sales Director. Having been a client of the Company, Andrew most recently was VP, NY & National Sales Manager for WLNY-TV, NY, NY for 17 years. Earlier on, he worked in station sales and management for WTKR-TV, Norfolk, VA, WTVJ, Miami FL, NBC Stations Div., NY, NY and...

2013-04-19 08:21:59

Commemorating Their Support of Earth Day New York 2013 NEW YORK, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ITO EN, the world's leading supplier of loose leaf green tea and ready-to-drink beverage, and makers of the award-winning line of bottled green tea-TEAS' TEA® has announced that they will begin selling their Tea Bench, made from recycled green tea leaves used from the bottling production of their beverages. In the company's efforts to reuse and recycle their used tea leaves, an...

How Some Leaves Get Fat: It's In Their Veins
2013-04-11 15:35:43

Brown University A "garden variety" leaf is a broad, flat structure, but if the garden happens to be somewhere arid, it probably includes succulent plants with plump leaves full of precious water. Fat leaves did not emerge in the plant world easily. A new Brown University study published in Current Biology reports that to sustain efficient photosynthesis, they required the evolution of a fundamental remodeling of leaf vein structure: the addition of a third dimension. Leaves, after all,...

Volcanic Grit Played Key Role In Strong Tooth Development
2013-03-05 19:55:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Archeologists have long assumed the evolutionary development of strong, thick-enameled teeth coincides with a mammals shift to a diet of field grasses. However, a new study in Nature Communications shows some Argentine mammals developed sturdy chompers in response to gritty volcanic dust that appeared in their tropical rainforest habitat. “The assumption about grasslands and the evolution of these teeth was based on...

Maize Central To Diet And Civilization In Ancient Peru
2013-02-26 09:42:30

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For decades, the emergence of a distinct South American civilization during the Late Archaic period (3000-1800 BC) in Peru has puzzled archaeologists and eluded their understanding. The role of agriculture and particularly corn, or maize, in the evolution of complex, centralized societies has been one of the most persistent questions. The prevailing theory, until now, has been that marine resources provided the economic engine...

2013-02-05 23:02:38

Pollen-8.com is a newly launched web portal that brings marketers and reviewers together to sample and review the latest products and services utilizing not only blogs, but a variety of social media channels. Needham, MA (PRWEB) February 05, 2013 Pollen-8.com believes that bloggers and social media influencers of all levels can have an impact on sales and marketing trends by sharing their opinions through a wide range of social sites. A Pollen-8 reviewer can be an influential blogger with...

2013-02-05 08:35:24

MACAU, China, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wild & Bare Co., which specializes in Chinese Artisan Teas, has created a Top 100 listing of the tea industry's most active twitterers. The list is posted on the blog page: http://wildandbare.com/blog/the-tea-industry-twitterati/ To compile the list of tea industry social media heavyweights, W&B Co. culled online "tea" sites to create a list of 100 committed companies and organizations serious about staying in touch. (Dropped from the final...

2013-02-04 08:26:27

MESQUITE, Texas, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for an easy and delicious way to manage stress? Serenity Tea Sips (https://www.serenityteasips.com) is encouraging customers to take the time to "Sit - Sip - Relax"® with a cup or glass of tea. Website visitors can access the latest scientific evidence about stress reduction, learn about teas and how to brew the perfect cup, and purchase high-quality loose leaf teas and tisanes that soothe away tension. "Stress is the number-one...

2013-01-14 02:24:03

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new screenplay described as a cross between Avatar, E.T., and Lord of the Rings has recently been acquired by noted actor and producer Frankie Cassavetes, who is currently forming a production team. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130114/PH41139-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130114/PH41139-b) The screenplay, written by Francis T. Perry Williams, promises to raise public awareness of the environmental crisis that...

2013-01-10 08:24:12

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lipton®, the pioneer and innovator of tea for over a century, is putting the spotlight on their iconic black tea to encourage consumers to "Drink Positive" in 2013. As part of this effort, the brand today unveiled a new national advertising campaign for its classic black tea, a first in over 20 years. The multi-channel campaign includes television, digital, in store, social, public relations and a worldwide contest on Instagram....