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Ice Worms Insights Into Surviving The Cold
2014-01-30 16:11:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the Polar Vortex may have kept temperatures around New Jersey dangerously low, scientists at the state’s Rutgers University-Camden have been working on combating the cold on a biological level, by keeping cellular energy up. “If you want to live in the cold, you have to make lots of energy,” said Daniel Shain, a professor of biology at Rutgers–Camden. “That means your cells would have to produce more adenosine...

2013-12-21 23:00:43

People in the state of New Jersey and beyond can now have access to Rutgers University’s educational resources that target adult and lifelong education. A recent interview published by eReflect reveals the wealth of opportunity available by modern online classrooms. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2013 The University of Rutgers in New Jersey, with a legacy that spans over 250 years, is now extending its educational impact to non-traditional populations, including senior adults,...

2013-12-20 23:24:15

The National Academy of Inventors has named Dr. Joachim Kohn, PhD, the Director of the New Jersey Center for Biomaterials at Rutgers University, as a Fellow of the Academy in recognition to his contributions to biomaterials and regenerative medicine. Piscataway, NJ (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 The National Academy of Inventors has named Rutgers University Board of Governors Professor and Director of the New Jersey Center for Biomaterials, Dr. Joachim Kohn, PhD, as a fellow of the National...

Scientists Project New Jersey Shore Sea Level To Rise 11 To 15 Inches Higher Than Global Average For Next Century
2013-12-05 19:12:21

Rutgers Geoscientists at Rutgers and Tufts universities estimate that the New Jersey shore will likely experience a sea-level rise of about 1.5 feet by 2050 and of about 3.5 feet by 2100 – 11 to 15 inches higher than the average for sea-level rise globally over the century. That would mean, the scientists say, that by the middle of the century, the one-in-10 year flood level at Atlantic City would exceed any flood known there from the observational record, including Superstorm Sandy....

2013-11-14 23:31:51

Lynda L. Hinkle Esq. Authors Book to Guide the Legalities of Breaking Up Blackwood, N.J. (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 New Jersey family law attorney Lynda L. Hinkle Esq. (lyndahinkle.com) lays out the importance of hiring a good lawyer in her new book, Breaking Up: Finding and Working with a New Jersey Divorce Attorney. Hinkle encourages those considering divorce to do it “the right way” by imagining a conversation with their future selves. The calmer, more level-headed versions of...

2013-11-05 23:03:39

Thirty-nine week program trains vets for placement into skilled Information Technology positions. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ), one of Victory Media’s 2013 Military-Friendly® employers, is not only looking for a few good military veterans -- the company is training them for workforce deployment. Through a 39-week work-study program involving Horizon BCBSNJ, Workforce Opportunity Services (WOS) and Rutgers...

2013-11-01 23:22:38

On October 8th, Hun School Advanced Placement Biology students began working on an extended research project with Rutgers University’s Waksman Student Scholars Program. Conducting original genetic research, students will have hands-on experience in isolating, sequencing, and analyzing genes from the species Landoltia punctata. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 On October 8th, Hun School Advanced Placement Biology students began working on an extended research project with Rutgers...

2013-10-23 23:02:19

Academicians, practitioners and students benefit from platform for collaboration. Piscataway, NJ (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Rutgers University has announced the establishment of Rutgers Center of Excellence in Financial Statistics and Risk Management (FSRM). The Center's mission is to serve as a central platform for interdisciplinary research and collaboration between academic researchers, students and practitioners in the financial industry. The inauguration will take place at Rutgers...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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