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2014-10-14 23:08:36

4D Global Solutions brings extensive industry knowledge of both the client issues and industry solutions. Norcross, GA. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial announces a new partnership with 4D Global (a Division of Rapid Map Global) to distribute the range of our software solutions and provide services and support. Headquartered in Australia, 4D Global is a leading independent specialist in spatial data software and hardware including high precision GNSS and mobile computers....

2014-10-14 23:05:51

The Middle East and Africa Bio-based Advanced Phase Change Material Market is estimated to grow to $23.8 million by 2018 at a CAGR of 17.5% between 2013 and 2018 due to the demand for standard low cost recyclable products from key end-user industries in the region http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/middle-east-and-africa-Bio-based-advanced-phase-change-materials-2700459222.html (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 The Middle East and Africa Bio-based Advanced Phase Change Material Market report...

2014-10-14 23:01:15

3D Visualization and Recording Transforms Teaching and Facilitates Communication in the Operating Room Wetzlar, Germany, and Santa Barbara, CA, USA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 As of now, Leica Microsystems, a world leader in microscopes and scientific instruments, and TrueVision 3D Surgical, a world leader in 3D surgical visualization, announce global availability of the Leica M844 and Leica M822 ophthalmology microscopes with TrueVision 3D visualization, recording, and editing technology....

2014-10-14 23:00:49

The Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation (J.C.DISI) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) organizes “10 Day” Social Innovation Festival (“10 Day Fest”) on campus. From 10 to 19 October, it features more than 70 interesting and meaningful activities for the public, local and overseas civic leaders, academics and innovators. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The Festival aims to enhance public awareness on social innovation and promote positive change for social good....

2014-10-14 20:24:24

BEIJING, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pactera Technology International Ltd. ("Pactera" or the "Company"), a global consulting and technology services provider strategically headquartered in China, recently announced that the Company has been rated as a leader in multiple industry verticals in the Zinnov "Global R&D Service Providers Rating (GSPR) 2014." GSPR is an annual study by Zinnov, a leading Globalization and Market Expansion Advisory firm, which delivers a comprehensive...

2014-10-14 16:27:06

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthetic biology is an emerging biotechnology discipline with a wide range of applications. This BCC Research report determines the specific applications and forecast global market demand for synthetic biology products through 2018. This analysis provides a quantitative basis and market context for companies to make strategic choices about participation in the synthetic biology industry.Synthetic biology technologies, growth driving forces,...

2014-10-14 16:25:55

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consumption of nanocomposites is expected to grow in unit terms from nearly 225,060 metric tons in 2014 to nearly 584,984 metric tons in 2019, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.1% for the period of 2014 to 2019. This report provides:An overview of the global market for nanocomposites, nanoparticles, nanoclays, and nanotubes.Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013, estimates for 2014, and projections of compound...

2014-10-14 16:21:15

HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five young scientists have received First Award Fellowships from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI). Through this two-year program, they will conduct research with the eventual aim of protecting astronaut health during long-duration spaceflights. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130611/DC29942LOGO In addition to receiving mentorship from a faculty member at their home institution, the Fellows will become...

2014-10-14 12:32:16

TSX: KOR OTCQX: CORVF VANCOUVER, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Corvus Gold Inc. ("Corvus" or the "Company") - (TSX: KOR, OTCQX: CORVF) announces that Catherine Gignac, ICD.D, has been elected Chair of the Board following the Company's Annual General Meeting held on October 9, 2014. Ms. Gignac's extensive experience with corporate and project value analysis, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets should be of tremendous value to Corvus as its progresses down the path of...

2014-10-14 12:31:00

DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global High Throughput Screening (HTS) Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 High throughput screening (HTS) is a technology of screening and analyzing a large number of biological or chemical compounds against specific targets. It is generally a fully automated technology and involves instruments, consumables, and software for screening and...


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Northwestern Salamander, Ambystoma gracile
2014-05-26 07:53:38

The northwestern salamander (Ambystoma gracile) is a species of mole salamander that can be found along the Pacific Coast of North America. Its range extends from May Island in southeastern Alaska to the Gulala River in Sonoma County, California. It resides in a number of habitats from sea level to the timberline, including grasslands and woodlands, but cannot be found east of the Great Divide. It holds two subspecies known as A. g. decorticatum and A. g. gracile, which are separated by a...

2014-04-22 14:52:09

Edwin Harris Colbert (September 28, 1905 – November 15, 2001), known as “Ned” to his friends and colleagues, was a distinguished American Paleontologist. He helped popularize the study of dinosaurs through his prolific research, writings, and 40 years of work as a curator at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Colbert was born in Clarinda, Iowa, but moved to Maryville, Missouri during infancy. Like many young children, and most of his predecessors and contemporaries,...

Primatology
2013-10-02 13:00:50

Primatology is the study of primates that focuses on their behaviors and possible evolution. Those who practice this science, known as primatologists, focus on primates in the wild and in laboratory settings. There are many different sub-divisions of primatology that differ based on methodology and theory, but the two major branches are Western primatology and Japanese primatology. There share basic principles, but differ culturally and in many other regards. Western primatology originated...

Reptilians
2013-09-05 08:02:45

Reptilians are depicted as reptile humanoid creatures that are used in science fiction, ufology, and in conspiracy theories. Sometimes reptilians are also called reptoids, reptiloids, or draconians. One of the first alleged contacts with a reptilian occurred in 1967 in Ashland, Nebraska. Police officer Herbert Schirmer claimed to have been abducted and taken aboard a UFO by reptile-like humanoids that had a winged serpent emblem on the left side of their chests. David Icke, a British...

Astrophysics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Image Caption: NGC 4414, a typical spiral galaxy in the constellation Coma Berenices, is about 56,000 light-years in diameter and approximately 60 million light-years distant. Credit: NASA/ESA/Wikipedia What is Astrophysics? For much of the modern age the term Astrophysics has been used synonymously with Astronomy. This interchange is so common that many textbooks even offer the two as having the same meaning. However, from a strictly historical perspective there are differences...

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