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2014-07-28 04:21:19

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Proxima Launches Procurement Ebook Proxima [http://www.proximagroup.com ], the global procurement services [http://www.proximagroup.com ] provider, has launched a new Ebook for business leaders. Entitled Drowning, not waving: How corporate virtualization has got business leaders out of their depth [http://insight.proximagroup.com/why-the-procurement-department-is-drowning ], this new and original...

Alien Jellyfish Inspired By Ocean Life
2012-07-09 09:33:18

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online With some inspiration from the studies of ocean life forms, a British space expert envisages alien lifeforms that resemble jellyfish with organs developed to ingest methane and other chemicals for its nutrition, keeping aloft by means of dangling onion-like buoyancy bags, and communicating with pulses of light. Dr. Maggie Aderin-Peacock, a leading scientist at the European space company Astrium, described her vision of what might...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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