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2014-09-29 23:04:10

Webinar on October 2nd 2014 will focus on Qlucore’s visualization-based software (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Within the field of bioinformatics, biomedical scientists and organizations struggle with multiple challenges such as how to allow biomedical scientists to analyze data by themselves and how to utilize resources in an optimal way. Qlucore, provider of the bioinformatics software program Qlucore Omics Explorer, has developed a new educational webinar to address these challenges...

2014-09-29 23:00:20

On October 21-23, this year’s NBAA is going to be taking place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL -- RF System Lab will be exhibiting at booth #4525 and is providing free demos of the VJ-ADV. A borescope expert will be available to answer questions about how the battery-operated, 23oz VJ-ADV video borescope is a crucial addition to any aviation professional’s toolkit. Traverse City, Michigan (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention &...

2014-09-29 20:24:25

LONDON, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centre will foster collaboration between greatest academic and business minds in digital - helping showcase and develop new ideas to help the UK realise the potential of data in the economy The Digital Catapult Centre [https://cde.catapult.org.uk/ideas-innovation-centre ], a national centre to rapidly advance the UK's best digital ideas, will open its doors on November 5th. The Centre...

2014-09-29 20:24:13

Transportable/Portable Mass Spec-based Chemical Analysis SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - San Jose, CA - BaySpec, Inc., a leading manufacturer of miniaturized analytical instrumentation, announces the Portability(TM), a portable mass spectrometer offering highly sensitive detection in a transportable size weighing less than 17 lbs. (7.7 kg.). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140929/149115 Transportable/Portable Mass Spec-based Chemical...

2014-09-29 20:21:34

VANCOUVER, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Yellowhead Mining Inc. ("Yellowhead" or the "Company") (TSX: YMI) reports that it has today filed the National Instrument 43-101 Technical Report - Feasibility Study ("Feasibility Study") for its Harper Creek Project on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). The Feasibility Study will also be available on Yellowhead's website (www.yellowheadmining.com). Results from the Feasibility Study were previously announced on August 14, 2014. About Yellowhead Mining Inc....

2014-09-29 12:35:01

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Rockefeller University has announced that Lucy Shapiro, professor of developmental biology at Stanford University School of Medicine, will receive the 2014 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize. The annual award, which celebrates the achievements of outstanding women in science, will be presented to Dr. Shapiro on the campus of The Rockefeller University on November 11, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/148959 Nobel...

2014-09-29 12:30:20

Databiology's Information Management Platform Uses Annotation and Interpretation from Tute Genomics to Accelerate Cancer Genomics Research SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Databiology Inc., a global life sciences software and services company, announced today that the genetic variant knowledge-base and genome interpretation capabilities of Tute Genomics Inc., a cloud-based software provider of genome annotation & clinical reporting, are now fully integrated...

2014-09-29 12:23:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph Market by Type , Technology, Spectroscopy, Gas chromatography, Service, Application, & Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2013 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 A process analyzer is a process analytical instrument that provides chemical composition data on process streams in...

2014-09-29 04:22:20

DUBAI, UAE, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flytxt, the leading Big Data Analytics solution provider for Communication Service Providers (CSPs), announced today that Dr. Vinod Vasudevan, Group CEO, Flytxt, was presented with the 'Leadership Excellence in Telecom Business' [http://www.asianleadershipawards.com/telecom_awards_2014.html ] award at Asia Leadership Awards event in Dubai. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140527/10098680 ) (Photo:...

2014-09-28 23:01:12

Drug testing company announces new price guarantee Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Start-up drug testing supply company Wholesale Drug Testing.com announced today it’s new “price guarantee” which promises to match or beat any legitimate competitor’s price on drug testing devices. The company says they canvas the internet to constantly make sure their prices are the lowest. And if by chance a potential customer finds a better price online, Wholesale Drug Testing.com...


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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
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'