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2011-06-15 22:10:32

Magical thinking, usually dismissed as naïve and irrational, can actually help consumers cope with stressful situations like trying to lose weight.

2010-07-22 15:03:00

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading professional membership organization for project managers, announces that the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Chief Information Officer CIO Richard Spires will share his knowledge and expertise with attendees of the PMI® Global Congress 2010 -- North America on Monday, 11 October 2010 from 8:30 a.m.

2010-07-15 13:44:15

Data visualisation techniques that generate sophisticated graphics could bring a fresh dimension to communications and decision-making by public bodies like local councils.

2009-11-02 07:25:00

Nature inspires technology for an engineer and an ecologist teamed up at Michigan State University.

2009-01-21 08:00:00

HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE: MPR), announced today that Judith A.

2008-09-23 03:00:13

By Jacso, Peter All three databases I'm reviewing in this issue are from the field of physics (and in the last issue, one of my picks was the Astrophysics Data System). Is this some neophyte enthusiasm of mine? No, physics has never been my strong point.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.