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2014-10-29 23:03:51

The demand for the North American Column Chromatography Reagents market is anticipated to increase due to the augmented research activities for the development of drugs and biologics http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-column-chromatography-reagents-6678969033.html (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The North American Column Chromatography Reagents report defines and segments the concerned market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. The column chromatography...

2014-10-29 16:31:48

Chromalox 6060 controller comes packed with features and flexibility for a variety of simple and complex applications PITTSBURGH, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chromalox, a leader in advanced thermal technologies, today announced the availability of a sophisticated 1/16 DIN single loop temperature and process controller. The Chromalox model 6060 controller offers such features as two PID sets, multiple inputs and outputs, heat/cool operation, soft start function, self-tuning startup, and...

2014-10-29 12:31:02

FutureFood 2050 highlights new eco-friendly greenhouse technologies, seaweed farms and more, plus an exclusive Q&A with renowned animal scientist Temple Grandin. CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Greenhouse lettuce plants bathed in soft pink light that cuts growing time in half. Farmers who boat to their coastal water "fields" of crops. Beef cattle bred for optimal meat production humanely and sustainably. All this and more is already on the way, according to the latest series...

2014-10-29 12:26:59

SAO PAULO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The INNOVATION TRIP promoted by LIDE - Grupo de Lideres Empresariais (Group of Business Leaders), LIDE FUTURO and LIDE INOVACAO, has brought together 20 Brazilian executives at some of the world's most advanced economic centers in Minneapolis, Boston and Atlanta. The first stop was at the headquarters of 3M, a leading company in innovation, named in 2013 as one of the world's 100 major companies in strategy. 3M has a presence in 70 countries,...

2014-10-29 12:23:21

AMSTERDAM, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professors Barry Trost, Stanford University, USA and Professor Jiro Tsuji, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, receive 2014 Tetrahedron Prize for their outstanding contributions to Organic Chemistry Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ] and the Executive Board of Editors of the Tetrahedron journal series are pleased to announce that the 2014 Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic &...

2014-10-29 08:41:10

As a Diamond Sponsor, Alteryx Will Demonstrate How Customers Can Quickly Increase Their Time to Insight IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alteryx, Inc., the leader in data blending and advanced analytics, announced that it will be one of the top sponsors for the first Qlik World Conference 2014 (#Qlik14). The conference, which takes place November 17 - 20 in Orlando, will highlight how Alteryx empowers business analysts by increasing their speed to insight with an easy-to-use...

2014-10-29 08:39:23

GLEN CARBON, Ill., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food labeling technology has truly met the future with PACKprint(TM), the latest innovation from FASTechnology Group. This high-tech packaging solution will be on display Nov. 2 to 5 at the 2014 Pack Expo International in Chicago, Illinois. Attendees can witness PACKprint(TM) firsthand at two exhibitor booths: the Delta Systems booth located at S-3446 and the Viking Masek Global Packaging Technology booth at S-3553. Photo -...

2014-10-29 08:32:23

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novus International, Inc. is exhibiting at EuroTier 2014, the world's leading trade fair for animal production. The event takes place in Hannover, Germany November 11-14 and brings together animal production professionals from all over the world. Novus will highlight its sustainable nutritional solutions for multiple animal species. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141028/154985LOGO This year, Novus is celebrating the 10-year...

2014-10-29 08:30:00

FIFO Productions, LLC announced plans to produce a feature film geared to combat childhood obesity in a humorous, unique way. ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FIFO Productions, LLC has announced its intention to produce and distribute a feature film to help combat childhood obesity and enhance the health and wellbeing of America's youth. According to the company, Fit Arcade Gone Wild is "a unique and timely family comedy designed to entertain and, more importantly,...

2014-10-29 00:20:42

LONDON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Protein Crystallization and Crystallography In this proteomics era, the protein crystallography technique is widely used to determine the three-dimensional structure of proteins. The data generated from various methods such as X-ray crystallography, NMR spectroscopy, cryo-electron microscopy, gel-electrophoresis alone or in combination are used to determine the structure of proteins. With the use of crystallography technique, the number of...


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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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