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2014-08-12 12:34:25

Visionary leaders, best-selling authors, engaging discussions and hands-on workshops will motivate and inspire entrepreneurs and business owners at ONTRApalooza 2014 SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONTRAPORT, the innovators behind the all-in-one small business management platform, today announced the lineup for ONTRApalooza 2014, the premier conference and learning event for small business owners, entrepreneurs and business consultants to be held October 1-3,...

2014-08-05 08:35:16

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With centuries of use in Asian cultures as a beautification and moisturizing agent, white camellia seed oil holds a special place in the all-natural skincare community. Now, online organic skincare boutique Rosa y Fruta (https://rosayfruta.com/) has brought an assortment of products to market that incorporate this safe and proven ingredient. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140804/133136 White camellia seed oil is sourced...

2014-08-04 12:21:03

Used car prices expected to drop 5.2 percent by 2017 SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Relief for used-car shoppers from record-high prices is finally coming, according to ALG, the auto industry benchmark for future vehicle values and the analytics division of TrueCar. ALG analysts say a wave of newer vehicles has started to flood the secondhand market and will gradually bring resale values in line with what they were before 2008's economic downturn....

2014-08-01 23:03:55

Santa Barbara Maker of "Ultimate Mobile Charging Device" Gets Support From Sponsors Amazon and Autodesk Santa Barbara, Calif. (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 FuelBox Inc., makers of the ultimate mobile charging solution, the powerStation™, were named winners of Indiegogo’s “Maker Challenge” best campaign, sponsored by Amazon and Autodesk. The Indiegogo “Maker Challenge,” part of President Barack Obama’s White House program to encourage U.S.-based technology development...

2014-07-31 08:37:27

Research Reveals Growing Interest Among Mental Health Clinicians in Mobile Technology Apps To Treat Patients SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical psychologists believe mobile technology applications geared to mental healthcare treatment have potential to improve patient care and practice management, based on a recent national survey conducted by market research firm Sigma Research. According to industry experts, the new research signals a readiness among...

2014-07-29 08:33:49

New Application Backed by Scientific Data Shows Mood-Enhancing Structured Breaks Lead to Improved Productivity and Creativity SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's workplaces, employees often take breaks by checking Facebook and other social media sites, which recent studies have shown can reduce well being due to feelings of inadequacy. UpJoy (www.upjoy.org), a new Santa Barbara-based start-up led by the country's leading psychologists, is aiming to change...

2014-07-26 23:02:22

Leak detection expert Gary Fuller shows how Acme Detection of Santa Barbara uses the latest technologies to find leaks in the slabs and foundations of homes and buildings. http://acmeleak.com/slab-leak-detection-video/ Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 Gary Fuller, a Santa Barbara leak detection expert, released a video this month showing the latests high-tech methods used by today's plumbers and contractors to find menacing leaks in and around slabs and foundations:...

2014-07-24 23:10:38

TrueVision 3D Surgical issued patent for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and corneal relaxing (LRI/AK) incisions for astigmatism correcting procedures. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 TrueVision 3D Surgical, a world leader in ophthalmic 3D surgical guidance and visualization, announced today it has been issued a patent by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) for fundamental technology underlying computer guided methods for limbal and...

2014-07-24 23:02:43

Indiegogo campaign to end in just 6 days, and first 1,000 copies of “Luminous Sea” to be signed by photographer Richard Salas Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 “Luminous Sea”, the latest underwater photography book in the Sea of Light trilogy, is currently rounding up its crowdfunding campaign on the popular crowdfunding site Indiegogo. The last day that campaign contributors and those interested in the Sea of Light trilogy can pre-order the Luminous Sea book and help the...

2014-07-10 08:32:40

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IceBrowser.co announces its Beta launch of a new add-on browser designed to allow users to privately and securely access the Internet. IceBrowser is an effective way to prevent government and corporate trackers from invading online privacy and a virus-free environment by providing browser services from the most private countries in the world. IceBrowser will operate via the user-friendly Cocoon platform. Cocoon, the renowned web...


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Angeles National Forest
2013-10-30 09:52:34

The Angeles National Forest of the U.S. Forest Service can be found in the San Gabriel Mountains of Los Angeles County, southern California, United States. It was established on July 1st of 1908, incorporating the first San Bernardino National Forest and portions of the former Santa Barbara and San Gabriel National Forests. It covers 655,387 acres and is located just north of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles. A small portion extends eastward into southwestern San Bernardino County, in...

2012-06-14 09:23:51

Symbol: STEL3 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, OR Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 05:00:55

Symbol: LOSUD Group: Dicot Family: Caprifoliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-15 08:02:42

Symbol: GACL2 Group: Dicot Family: Rubiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Vine Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   GANUC Galium nuttallii A. Gray var. cliftonsmithii Dempster Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

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2012-06-18 06:17:14

Symbol: CHWH2 Group: Dicot Family: Polygonaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'