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2014-10-21 16:30:48

MOSCOW, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 15,000 participants from 70 countries from all over the world gathered in Moscow to see cutting-edge technological achievements, discuss creative disruption of markets and search for promising models of leadership in the 21st century. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/72762574-open-innovations-expo-moscow The III Moscow International Forum for...

2014-10-21 16:22:53

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChemImage Forensics will be exhibiting its hyperspectral imaging instrumentation this week at the European Document Expert Working Group, "Connecting Experts to Experts" conference. Document Examination Experts will gather in Ankara, Turkey to collaborate on forensic document examination. At the meeting, ChemImage's hyperspectral document examination instrument, HSI Examiner 50, will be present for demonstrations of questioned...

2014-10-21 12:27:37

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Globalization Partners International (GPI), a leading provider of document, software and website translation services, announced today the launch of their new Translation Services API for companies launching and managing multilingual websites, software, mobile applications or web content management systems. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141016/152866LOGO "The GPI Translation Services API is a technology-agnostic platform which enables...

artificial protocells
2014-10-21 02:30:09

Provided by the University of Southern Denmark How did life originate? And can scientists create life? These questions not only occupy the minds of scientists interested in the origin of life, but also researchers working with technology of the future. If we can create artificial living systems, we may not only understand the origin of life - we can also revolutionize the future of technology. Protocells are the simplest, most primitive living systems, you can think of. The oldest...

2014-10-21 08:39:50

eCTD Accelerator - Templates, the only actively maintained eCTD template system is now available for immediate download. WARNER ROBINS, Ga., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today in Atlanta, GA, Aquila Solutions, LLC announced the immediate availability of eCTD Accelerator - Templates, enabling sponsors and consultants to dramatically reduce the cost of authoring drug and biologic applications in the eCTD format that is required by the US FDA and other countries. Joshua Boutwell,...

2014-10-21 08:35:08

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, has completed construction of an early-phase clinical trial facility in Plymouth, Michigan. The 9,400-square foot unit, located in the Michigan Life Science Innovation Center, is now open and fully equipped for early-stage human research studies of new medicines and medical devices. "SRI International's newest facility in Michigan means great news ahead--groundbreaking discoveries,...

2014-10-21 08:35:03

? eClinical Innovations to Be Showcased in San Diego, Barcelona, and Orlando ? NEWTOWN, Pa., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioClinica®, Inc., a leading provider of outsourced clinical trial services and eClinical Solutions, today announced details of upcoming "Trial Blazer" User Conferences expected to draw hundreds of clinical trial professionals to exclusive customer events in Europe and the US. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130403/PH87647LOGO The first of these events will be...

2014-10-21 08:26:16

GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starwood Energy Group Global, LLC, a leading private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, announced today that an affiliate has completed agreements to acquire the 250 megawatt (MW) Northwest Ohio Wind Project in Van Wert and Paulding Counties, OH. Starwood Energy Group's investment affiliate acquired the project from Trishe Resources, Inc. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Construction on the project...

2014-10-20 23:05:41

First comprehensive data visualization sheds valuable insights into how work actually gets done in organizations by showcasing processes, content assets and people involved Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Smartsheet, the spreadsheet-inspired collaborative work management tool today unveiled a new way to visualize work and the various people contributing to it in Smartsheet. By breaking down the traditional organizational chart view of work management, the Smartsheet visualization...

2014-10-20 23:05:28

Navvia updates its ITSM software with ISO20000 self-assessment questionnaires along with a mechanism for monitoring ongoing compliance. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Navvia updates its ITSM software with ISO20000 self-assessment questionnaires along with a mechanism for monitoring ongoing compliance. The Navvia software is a SaaS application that allows you to assess the maturity of a processes, design and document processes and perform ongoing governance against standards...


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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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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