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2014-07-22 12:35:55

LONDON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Particle Size Analysis Market by Technology (Laser Diffraction, Dynamic Light Scattering, Imaging, Coulter Principle, Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis), Industry (Healthcare, Chemical, Petroleum, Mining, Mineral, Food) & End User - Global Forecasts to...

2014-07-22 12:35:25

ARLINGTON, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation employees, Peter David, Alison Smith, Timothy Hawes and Meredith Myers presented on a variety of technical topics at this year's Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2014) and the FrameNet Workshop that immediately followed. They gave a presentation and also presented a poster during the workshop sessions of the ACL Conference and a separate presentation during the FrameNet...

2014-07-22 12:32:09

ALBANY, New York, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Process Spectroscopy Market (Technology Types - Near infrared (NIR) spectroscopy, Raman spectroscopy and Fourier Transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 714.5 million in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% from 2013 to 2019....

2014-07-22 12:30:42

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford Finance LLC ("Oxford"), a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, today announced the closing of an $8 million senior secured term loan agreement with Natrix Separations, Inc. ("Natrix"). Proceeds of the loan will be used for working capital. "Oxford is pleased to provide financing to Natrix Separations, a company that utilizes a unique technology for manufacturing...

2014-07-22 12:25:40

Cortellis solution becomes Pharma's most comprehensive source for data on clinical trials in less than a year PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced Cortellis Clinical Trials Intelligence, its global clinical-drug-trial intelligence database, marked an industry-first milestone with the documentation of more...

2014-07-22 08:38:41

NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reachable, Inc., a technology company that helps enterprises leverage their relationships for competitive advantage, today announced an agreement with S&P Capital IQ, a leading provider of business research, data and analytics, to provide S&P Capital IQ's "People Data" on Reachable's social selling and enterprise networking platform. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/129072 Reachable is a third-generation social networking...

2014-07-22 08:37:29

LIVERMORE, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vigilant Solutions announces today that the use of its License Plate Recognition (LPR) data and LEARN® online investigative solution has resulted in the successful resolution of a gang investigation. The details of the case are being obscured at the request of the agency. The agency belongs to one of the largest multi-jurisdictional LPR initiatives in North America. The initiative comprises multiple agencies serving a population of...

2014-07-21 23:06:08

Outstanding engineers from across the province to be celebrated at distinguished awards gala. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) and Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Ontario Professional Engineers Awards (OPEA). The awards will be presented at a special gala ceremony on Saturday, November 22, at The International Centre in Toronto. Awards are given annually to Professional Engineers who have shown...

2014-07-21 23:03:59

PlatinumCode plans to distribute a new Specimen Collection Product Catalog featuring new products while exhibiting at AACC for the second year in a row. Minneapolis & Chicago (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 PlatinumCode, a leading manufacturer and supplier of specimen identification, and collection products for the healthcare industry, announced that they have secured a booth space at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo taking place July 29 – 31, 2014 at McCormick Place in...

2014-07-21 23:03:06

The North America Vitamins Market report explains and divides the vitamins market in North America with analysis and projection of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-vitamins-nutraceuticals-3919030976.html (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North America Vitamins Market report explains and divides the vitamins market in North America with analysis and projection of revenue. The vitamins market in North America is estimated to grow from around 765$ million in 2012 to...


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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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