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2015-02-09 04:23:08

Company Achieves Record Total Revenues BEIJING, Feb.

2014-10-28 00:30:16

- New Rankings Offer Comprehensive Assessment of the World's Leading Research Universities - WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.

2014-08-28 12:33:24

Awards college scholarships for academic achievement and community service DAYTON, Ohio, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teradata Corp.

emergency nurses a different breed
2014-08-23 03:00:02

Emergency department nurses aren't like the rest of us - they are more extroverted, agreeable and open - attributes that make them successful in the demanding, fast-paced and often stressful environment of an emergency department, according to a new study by University of Sydney.

Fenofibrate for diabetic women
2014-08-21 03:00:45

The cholesterol-lowering drug fenofibrate cuts cardiovascular disease risks by 30 percent in women with type-2 diabetes, a new University of Sydney study reveals.

schizophrenia twilight zone
2014-08-19 02:30:56

People with schizophrenia struggle to turn goals into actions because brain structures governing desire and emotion are less active and fail to pass goal-directed messages to cortical regions affecting human decision-making, new research reveals.

2014-07-31 16:28:57

Fourth quarter revenue of $415 million SAN DIEGO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed Inc.

optical fiber map of the cosmos
2014-07-25 07:39:46

A new home-grown instrument based on bundles of optical fibers is giving Australian astronomers the first 'Google street view' of the cosmos — incredibly detailed views of huge numbers of galaxies.

2014-07-08 23:08:49

Men are more likely than women to slow their pace in the marathon, according to a new study led by a Grand Valley State University researcher. Allendale, Michigan

2014-04-22 16:32:58

CANBERRA, Australia, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Sydney have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to explore


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.