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2014-08-26 12:26:17

LONDON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Biomarkers: Technologies and Global Marketshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/biotechnology/biomarkers/biomarkers_technologies_global_markets.htmlREPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global biomarkers market is expected to grow from $29.3 billion in 2013 to $53.6 billion in 2018, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.8%.This report provides:An overview of the global market for...

2014-08-12 12:23:14

OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister Responsible for Parks Canada, today announced that the Government of Canada has taken the final step to create and protect Ukkusiksalik National Park of Canada by enshrining it in the Canada National Parks Act through an Order-in-Council. The formal establishment of Ukkusiksalik National Park under the Canada National Parks Act will result in greater ecological protection for important...

2014-08-11 23:07:06

Simpolfy, a new non-partisan political technology startup, aims to tell you what representatives and bills you support, and allow you to easily contact your representative through the website. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Just accepted into the Fledge incubator program, Simpolfy has reached over $10,000 in its $50,000 crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo: http://igg.me/at/simpolfy/. Using a questionnaire, Simpolfy determines a user’s political profile. Legislation is broken down...

2014-08-07 12:33:08

Arizona Legislators honored for their support of technology on November 13 at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation at the Phoenix Convention Center PHOENIX, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Technology Council, today announced the winners of Outstanding Tech Senator of the Year, Outstanding Tech Representative of the Year and the Tech Ten legislators, to be awarded at the 2014 Governor's Celebration of Innovation Awards (GCOI) presented by Avnet, Inc....

2014-07-30 08:32:31

U.S. Representative Scott Perry (R-PA) Introduces Bipartisan Amendment to Controlled Substances Act and U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) Seeks Rescheduling of Cannabis COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is extremely excited to report federal cannabis legalization efforts in U.S. House and Senate to change medical cannabis laws across...

2014-07-23 23:21:09

A Respected Scholar, Surgeon, Researcher and Administrator appointed unanimously by the Board of Trustees Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The Howard University Board of Trustees accepted the unanimous recommendation of the Presidential Search Committee and voted to appoint Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA, FACS, as the University’s 17th President during a meeting on Monday evening. The Presidential Search Committee, chaired by Vernon E. Jordan, Jr., was comprised of all of the...

2014-07-21 16:25:56

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 30 percent of the adult population in America (65.7 million) is responsible for providing care to someone who is ill, disabled or aged, according to recent studies by The National Alliance for Caregiving. The need for suitable caregivers, as well as caregiver support, is expected to grow significantly over the next 20 years, as the proportion of elderly individuals in need continue trending upward. CrissCross, a national...

2014-07-10 16:25:23

AMBLER, Pa., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, former Congressman Patrick Kennedy visited Moberg Research's (Moberg) medical device manufacturing facility. Rep. Kennedy and Dick Moberg discussed how Moberg's advanced neurological monitors facilitate cutting-edge research in neurological disease and treatment. In 2011, Rep. Kennedy and mental health advocate, Garen Staglin, created One Mind, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to fostering fundamental changes that...

2014-06-19 23:02:56

Only Elected Official Honored by CHI at State and Federal Level La Jolla, Calif. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 California Healthcare Institute (CHI) applauds Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) on his election today, by his peers in the House Republican conference, as House Majority Leader— the second highest leadership position in the United States House of Representatives. “CHI congratulates Representative Kevin McCarthy on his election to House Majority Leader,” said CHI...

2014-06-17 08:25:28

Sue Ratliff, award-winning agency owner, will be recognized for top sales performance and unsurpassed customer service at event June 17-21. MIAMI, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avoya Travel®, an American Express Travel Representative and one of the world's leading travel companies, today announced that Sue Ratliff, owner of Sea the World Cruises & Tours, an Independent Agency of Avoya, was named a 2013 Representative Pacesetter by American Express. Photo -...


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2005-06-23 13:31:03

The Common Snowdrop (Galanthus nivalis) is the best-known representative of a small genus of about 20 species in the family Amaryllidaceae. They are the first bulbs to bloom in spring. All species of Galanthus have bulbs, linear leaves, and erect flowering stalks, destitute of leaves but bearing at the top a solitary pendulous bell-shaped flower. This species grows 15cm tall, flowering in January or February in the northern temperate zone. The white flower has six petals, the outer three...

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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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