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2013-12-19 12:08:10

Three stakeholder groups agree that regulators are not adequately prepared to manage the risks posed by nanotechnology, according to a paper published in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS One. In a survey of nano-scientists and engineers, nano-environmental health and safety scientists, and regulators, researchers at the UCSB Center for Nanotechnology in Society (CNS) and at the University of British Columbia found that those who perceive the risks posed by nanotechnology as "novel" are more...

2013-12-18 00:20:14

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nine-in-ten Americans say they celebrate Christmas, and three-quarters say they believe in the virgin birth of Jesus, according to a new Pew Research Center survey. But only about half see Christmas mostly as a religious holiday, while one-third view it as more of a cultural holiday. Virtually all Christians (96%) celebrate Christmas, and two-thirds see it as a religious holiday. Fully eight-in-ten non-Christians also celebrate...

2013-12-17 12:29:09

MANASSAS, Va., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia-based internet company, PJB Endeavor LLC, today announced that its new online store at www.PendulumClockSales.com is open for business. "Many families, including ours, have a grandfather clock that has been passed down from one generation to the next," explains company founder Peter Berry. "But if your family doesn't have one that does not mean you can't purchase your own heirloom today to be passed along to your future...

2013-12-12 23:31:33

New time and attendance software assists with tracking employees and other personnel in various locations and departments. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 MinuteHound presents the next generation of time clock technology. Long gone are the days of punching a time clock. Electronic Time Clocks use access cards that are expensive to buy, and they need to be replaced often which costs companies even more money MinuteHound time clock software offers companies a revolutionary method of...

2013-12-12 16:26:33

Science-based nanosystems could lead to the creation of fundamentally new services and devices. FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists working on a nanotechnology initiative that involves more than two dozen government agencies say that tiny is poised to be the titan of future technologies. The National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), which also is engaging industry, academic partners and international participants, aims at moving discoveries from the...

2013-12-12 08:26:30

Novotel New York Times Square and French Media Events invite you to celebrate New Year's Eve 2014. NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- French Media Events will host its Second Annual New Year's Eve Party beginning at 9:00pm at Novotel Times Square at 226 West 52nd Street, NYC. With a direct view of the ball drop, newly-redesigned, sophisticated and hip Novotel New York Times Square's glass tower is the perfect setting for an unforgettable New Year Eve's party. With the amazing...

2013-12-11 23:29:19

Recently, PriceAngels.com, a famous china electronics wholesaler center that insists on offering all its products at discounted prices, has updated its website and unveiled its new watches for women. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Recently, PriceAngels.com, a famous china electronics wholesaler center that insists on offering all its products at discounted prices, has updated its website and unveiled its new watches for women. Furthermore, the company has announced all these watches are...

2013-12-10 08:33:22

Need to accelerate product development and reduce costs stoke investments in transformative technologies MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern industries' requirements to slash costs, hasten product innovation, and cut through the clutter, are chipping away at their resistance to transformative technologies. Manufacturers are increasingly investing in a variety of transformative technologies; however many still lack mature, robust processes for identifying and evaluating...

2013-12-07 23:02:15

Recently, PriceAngels.com, a leading global electronic products provider, has introduced its new arrivals - watches for men. These watches are listed at very low prices and they are offered with free delivery worldwide as well. (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 With the coming of Apple smartwatch, watch has become a hot word online. Recently, PriceAngels.com, a leading global electronic products provider, has introduced its new arrivals, watches for men. These watches are listed at very low...

2013-12-04 23:28:44

The European Regional Foresight College and the European Millennium Project Initiative met in Warsaw, Poland to develop plans for improving foresight with focus on Eastern Europe and the EU 2020 strategy, and launching of the “Regional Foresight 2.0 project. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 The meeting of the European Regional Foresight College (ERFC) and the European Millennium Project Initiative Nodes (EuMPI) was hosted by the Polish foresight company 4CF Sp. Ltd., which leads The Millennium...


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Pacific Sheath-tailed Bat, Emballonura semicaudata
2013-01-28 14:19:38

Image Caption: Pacific Sheath-Tailed Bat (Emballonura semicaudata) (pe’ape’a). Credit: Jorge Palmeirim/Wikipedia The Pacific sheath-tailed bat (Emballonura semicaudata), also known as the Polynesian sheath-tailed bat, is a sac-winged bat that can be found in many areas, including Guam, Fiji, Somoa, Palua, Micronesia, Tonga, Vanuatu, and American Somoa. It is thought to occur in forested areas and is known to be highly dependent on the presence of caves. This species is small, with an...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 19:06:01

Honolulu, located in the Pacific Ocean, has a mostly marine time climate and has a pretty consistent temperature average from month to month. This is a look at the La-Nina impacts on the local area. January 2012: For the month of January it is typical to see average high temps in the 80’s while overnight lows drop into the 70’s. During the La-Nina event January temps were normal 71% of the month at the, with above temps 23% of the month and 6% of the month found the temps dropping...

vavi_002_php
2012-06-14 08:04:27

Symbol: VAVI Group: Dicot Family: Ericaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Subshrub Native Status: L48    N AK    N CAN    N GL    N SPM    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AK, MA, ME, MI, MN, NH, VT, WI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision...

2012-06-14 08:33:50

Symbol: TROR Group: Dicot Family: Ulmaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: HI    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:HI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida...

2012-06-14 09:05:26

Symbol: TAAL4 Group: Dicot Family: Apocynaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Tree Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

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