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2014-07-25 12:27:17

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Electro Optical Systems (Defense, Aerospace, Homeland Security) Market - Forecasts & Analysis to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global electro optics market is estimated to be $11.76 billion in 2014 and is expected to register a CAGR of 2.98% to reach $14.03 billion by 2020. Electro optics systems are used for a wide range of...

2014-07-25 12:25:09

Winners are hometown pharmacies from Ohio, Tennessee and Texas WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health will today name three of the nation's most innovative community pharmacies as winners of its prestigious Independent Pharmacy Best Practices Competition, during the company's Retail Business Conference, one of the nation's largest gatherings of independent pharmacists. The Best Practice Competition winners - family-owned pharmacies from Ohio, Tennessee and Texas...

2014-07-25 09:39:14

Northwestern University Linguistic, cultural forces shape children's understanding of the natural world How would a child respond to this question? Would his or her list be full of relatives, animals from movies and books, or perhaps neighborhood pets? Would the poppies blooming on the front steps make the list or the oak tree towering over the backyard? How might the animals children name compare to those named by children raised in a different cultural or language background or in...

2014-07-24 23:14:28

inPharmacy Jobs, the leading provider of job search and online recruitment services for the pharmacy industry, announced today a new partnership with Pharmacist eLink, powered by the National Community Pharmacists Association. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 inPharmacy Jobs, the leading provider of job search and online recruitment services for the pharmacy industry, announced today a new partnership with Pharmacist eLink, powered by the National Community Pharmacists Association. The...

2014-07-24 23:14:07

Bio-ID Diagnostics Inc., the parent company of MultiGEN Diagnostics Inc., has been awarded a US patent for broad based QC/QA applications in clinical diagnostic testing. This can eliminate false negatives and provide novel features for sample tracking. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The patent provides substantially greater confidence in the reporting of molecular diagnostic test results. It also enables true sample ID and superior tracking capabilities necessary for the validation...

2014-07-24 23:13:47

DZS Clinical Services announced today that SBI Pharmaceuticals, the leading expert in research, development, and manufacturing of 5-ALA, has entered into a preferred provider agreement with DZS to manage several clinical programs related to the development of 5-ALA. Bound Brook, NJ (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 As part of the long-term strategic approach, DZS expects to manage numerous projects in the MENA region during 2014 with potential global expansion. "We are delighted to have a...

2014-07-24 23:05:06

The European Omega 3 & Structured Lipids Market report defines and segments the omega 3 & structured lipids market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-omega-3-structured-lipids-nutraceuticals-1780018773.html (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The European Omega 3 & Structured Lipids Market report defines and segments the omega 3 & structured lipids market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The market is...

2014-07-24 12:32:53

OTTAWA, July 24, 2014 /CNW/ - ITAC (the Information Technology Association of Canada), and CanadianCIO published by ITWC (IT World Canada), are pleased to announce the creation of a new award recognizing overall excellence among Canada's community of Chief Information Officers. The ITAC CanadianCIO of the Year Award will be presented to an outstanding CIO demonstrating the qualities of business and technological vision, entrepreneurship, a capacity to drive enterprise transformation...

2014-07-24 08:37:47

NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SurePure, Inc. (OTC QB: SURP), a global leader in liquid photopurification, has today announced preliminary results for an additional commercial application of its patented photopurification technology in the South African dairy industry. Driven primarily by a desire to save energy by using cold-processing rather than pasteurization in the manufacture of cheese, Oaksprings Dairy in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, has been utilizing SurePure's...

2014-07-24 08:34:24

Cardinal Health's Pharmacy Ownership Boot Camp helps female pharmacists and pharmacy students get the business training needed to become pharmacy owners DUBLIN, Ohio, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing effort to help women pharmacists become business owners, Cardinal Health will host its annual Pharmacy Ownership Boot Camp on July 26 as part of the company's Retail Business Conference in Washington, D.C. The Boot Camp is designed to give pharmacists the business...


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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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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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