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First CSP to achieve STAR Attestation and STAR Certification simultaneously HONG KONG and SEATTLE and LONDON, Jan.
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The STAR Center’s Lucy Jane Miller, PhD, OTR/L and Landscape Structures’ John McConkey will speak about playground design for children with developmental disorders at ASLA’s Annual Meeting
ST. LOUIS, Oct.
The Internet of Things has specific challenges to becoming mainstream and growing as much as experts predict.
PORT MATILDA, Pa., Oct.
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Hexaware to share testing compliance with accessibility guidelines at premier software event ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct.
The Variable bushy feather star is commonly found concealed on shallow water reefs in the western Pacific Ocean. The parts that will be most often seen are the fern-like arms. The arms start at the base with five rays then begin to divide from there. The arms are flexible due to the multiple calcium filled joints, also called ossicle; therefore if needed these arms could coil up and provide protection to the main body. Interestingly, if one arm should fall off, or perhaps pulled off, then two...
The Mediterranean feather star is a filter feeder that obtains food by straining suspended matter and food particles from water. The star has a stalk that has up to forty tendrils, (threadlike organs) which help the star cling to hard surfaces. The “body” of the star is called a calyx and is shaped like a small cup. This calyx is surrounded by feathery pinnules bearing arms. These arms are quite unique in the fact that they can regenerate if one should get broken off; these arms extend to...
The Star-nosed Mole (Condylura cristata), is a small mole found in eastern Canada and the north-eastern United States. It is found in wet lowland areas where it lives on invertebrates, aquatic insects, worms, and mollusks. It is a very good swimmer and can forage along the bottoms of streams and ponds. It is active at day and night and throughout the winter. It will tunnel through snow and also swim in ice-covered streams. The Star-nosed Mole is covered in thick blackish brown...