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2014-09-11 20:21:55

Direct EHR integration facilitates adoption of ACR Select ANDOVER, Mass., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) has integrated the American College of Radiology's ACR Select decision support content with Epic's electronic health record (EHR) software. ACR Select can also be added as part of the Epic Foundation System allowing customers to take an integrated approach to acquiring and implementing ACR Select within their overall EHR strategy....

2014-09-11 16:30:36

POTSDAM, Germany, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Security researchers at the German Hasso Plattner Institute for Software Systems Engineering (HPI) have tracked down a further eleven million stolen pieces of identity data that have been made public in special Internet forums. HPI scientists have integrated their findings in the so-called HPI Identity Leak Checker https://sec.hpi.de. Since May of this year, all Internet users are invited to check their e-mail address and...

2014-09-11 16:28:09

The Congressman will highlight the efforts of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative during the 20th annual event in Northern California WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), architect of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative, will deliver remarks this Saturday, September 13, at the 20(th) Annual Music Festival for Brain Health in Rutherford, California. The event, hosted by the IMHRO, ONEMIND for Research, and the Tug McGraw Foundation,...

2014-09-11 16:26:28

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hispanics have taken to using supplements in greater numbers over the last five years, and comprise the fastest growing ethnic population for vitamin and mineral use, according to Nutritional Supplements in the U.S., 6th Edition, a recent report by market research publisher Packaged Facts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132630 The report can be found at:...

2014-09-11 12:31:33

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Massive Open Online Courses Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Massive open online courses are changing the world of education by providing free online courses for higher education, executive education, and employee development. These courses are provided by well-qualified lecturers from some of the most renowned institutes in the...

2014-09-11 12:24:51

NYC Digital Innovation Company Adds Two Leaders and Makers to Meet Growing Business Needs NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable, leading independent business, product and brand innovation company, has brought on two new senior staffers to add firepower and bench strength to their existing Senior Leadership Team. Joining Makeable are Brent Pruner as Experience Director, and Emily Khalil as Project Management Director. Both will report to Founders Michael Kantrow and Tom...

ESA’s Fly-eyed Telescope To Spot Risky Asteroids
2014-09-11 03:56:39

ESA Spotting Earth-threatening asteroids is tough partly because the sky is so big. But insects offer an answer, since they figured out long ago how to look in many directions at once. As part of the global effort to hunt out risky celestial objects such as asteroids and comets, ESA is developing an automated telescope for nightly sky surveys. This telescope is the first in a future network that would completely scan the sky and automatically identify possible new near-Earth...

2014-09-11 08:31:28

SumAll Data Helps Square Sellers Discover Correlations Between Sales Data and Initiatives on Other Platforms NEW YORK CITY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SumAll, a provider of connected data analytics, announced today it has becomes the first analytics platform to work with Square and Square's fifth platform partner in the US. With SumAll, Square sellers can now view their sales data alongside additional analytics from dozens of other platforms such as social media services and...

2014-09-11 08:28:29

DUBLIN, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Chiral Chromatography Column (Empty, Pre-packed, Analytical, Preparative) Market - Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Over the years, the chiral chromatography columns market has witnessed various technological advancements that have led to an increase in the application areas of chiral chromatography columns. For instance, chiral...

2014-09-11 08:27:56

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: RXII), a biotechnology company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing innovative therapies addressing major unmet medical needs using RNA-targeted technologies, today announced that the Company's President & CEO, Dr. Geert Cauwenbergh, presented at the Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Dr. Cauwenbergh provided...


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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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