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Researchers Help Boston Marathon Organizers Plan For 2014

Researchers Help Boston Marathon Organizers Plan For 2014 Race

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill After experiencing a tragic and truncated end to the 2013 Boston Marathon, race organizers were faced not only with grief but with hundreds of administrative decisions, including plans for the 2014...

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2014-04-18 23:07:05

Chiropractic and Physical Therapy Provider, Sport and Spine Rehab will field a team, otherwise known as the SSR United, and take part in the DC Scores Cup 2014. Rockville MD (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The DC SCORES Cup is the largest annual charity soccer tournament in the area and is one of the organization’s biggest fundraisers. The World Cup-style, round robin co-ed tournament was created in 2003 and pits teams from local law firms and corporations against each other for a day of fun and...

2014-04-18 23:05:52

The national leader in summer rugby camps signs partnership with U.S International Rugby Academy to provide all rugby instruction. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The national leader in summer rugby instruction, the U.S. Rugby Camps has published their 2014 summer rugby camp schedule. Thousands of rugby athletes attend these camps annually to get better, learn new skills, and have fun. Overnight and day rugby camps are offered at eight locations nationwide. The camps are open...

2014-04-18 23:04:30

Scobre Educational announces the release of a new YA book about the Boston Marathon. The book offers a fresh perspective on the history and future of the event, just one year removed from the 2013 bombing. La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Scobre Educational announced today plans to publish a new four book series the ‘World’s Greatest Sporting Events.’ Each book will transport young adult readers to a sporting event that has resonated in history. The first in the series due out...

2014-04-18 23:04:27

Woods’ President and CEO, Diana L. Ramsay, MPP, OTR, FAOTA, was recently awarded the Emerging Conservation Leader Award by the Philadelphia Zoo. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Woods’ President and CEO, Diana L. Ramsay, MPP, OTR, FAOTA, was recently awarded the Emerging Conservation Leader Award by the Philadelphia Zoo. This award recognizes individuals on a path toward leadership in conservation. In addition to her duties at Woods, Ramsay serves as a member of the Zoo’s...

2014-04-18 23:03:42

Ticket Down has rolled back ticket prices on Luke Bryan tickets at the Lincoln Financial Field on Friday, August 15th. This well-known secondary ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo/coupon code LUKE-BRYAN-2014 for added savings. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source of affordable tickets for Luke Bryan at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. The home of the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League will be...

2014-04-18 23:01:56

New application Onkula from Intemi Games is a matching puzzle based game on a hexagonal scene and is available now in the App Store as a Universal app for iPhone and iPad. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 New application Onkula from Intemi Games is a matching puzzle game based on a hexagonal grid. Players must rotate the grid to obtain matching colors of hexagons and gain balance points. Every rotation causes the grid to recreate new opportunities and players can select a variety of modes with...

2014-04-18 23:01:44

Anticipation is already building in the state of Utah for a huge mid-summer show starring former Beatle great Paul McCartney. The location is the EnergySolutions Arena, the date is August 7 and the popular online ticket exchange TicketProcess.com is now offering Macca fans an opportunity to get in on the action in Utah this summer. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 McCartney will be showing off his world-class skills and playing selections from a huge collection of chart topping hits for fans who...

2014-04-18 16:22:24

2014 Los Angeles Kings playoff tickets are hot sellers right now, and many fans of hockey will turn to Ticketability.com for discounted seats. This well-known provider is featuring Los Angeles Kings tickets for sale for the playoff games happening at Staples Center. For the lowest price possible, customers can use savings code "COUPON" during checkout. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com can offer hockey fans affordable prices for 2014 Los...

2014-04-18 16:22:15

Ticketability.com is delighting "Macca" fans in and around Atlanta, Georgia with discounted pricing on its inventory of Paul McCartney Philips Arena tickets for the epic show set for June 21. While tickets last, this popular provider is also offering its customers an additional discount when they use savings code "COUPON" toward the purchase of any tickets. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com is expanding its already extensive inventory to...

2014-04-18 16:22:13

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Robert Joseph, DPM, is Los Angeles' leading foot and ankle surgeon, with a thriving Beverly Hills practice which includes major league athletes and A-List celebrities. His minimally invasive surgical technique has made Dr. Joseph, recently named Director of Podiatry at Mission Community Hospital in Panorama City, CA, Hollywood's go-to for corrective foot procedures. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140418/76414) A...


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Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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