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2012-05-09 23:03:42

The C Card and Me is a veritable guide for newly diagnosed cancer patients and their loved ones, written with the kind of humor and cheek that could only come from one who's been there, done that and has the C Card to prove it. (PRWEB) May 09, 2012 In a sea of reports of death by the hand of this disease, one voice causes a ripple by shouting back "Hell no, not me~". The C Card and Me is the true to life story of how one self proclaimed couch potato turned a daunting diagnosis into an...

Target Drops Kindle From Shelves, Cites Conflict Of Interest
2012-05-03 06:09:10

Enid Burns for RedOrbit.com Those wishing to get an Amazon e-reader or tablet as a gift for mom will have to act soon. After Mother's Day, Target will discontinue the sale of Amazon Kindle devices including its line of e-readers and the Kindle Fire tablet. While Internet rumblings cite an unspecified "conflict of interest," official word from Target is that the retailer continually reviews its product assortments and evaluates merchandise. Target stores will continue to stock the...

New Archaeology Technique Exposes 8,000 Years Of Civilization
2012-03-21 06:47:52

An archaeologist from Harvard University is using computers and satellites images to search the Earth for early human settlements. Jason Ur, the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences, worked with Bjoern Menze, a researcher at MIT, to develop a system that identified settlements based on factors like soil discoloration and distinctive mounding. The used computers and satellites images to look for these clues of human habitation, and uncovered thousands of new sites that...

2012-03-20 03:11:51

Harvard archaeologist uses computers and satellite images to search for early human settlements A Harvard archaeologist has dramatically simplified the process of finding early human settlements by using computers to scour satellite images for the tell-tale clues of human habitation, and in the process uncovered thousands of new sites that might reveal clues to the earliest complex human societies. As described in a paper published March 19 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of...

2012-03-03 08:00:00

SkinPea is a new company that sells high quality screen protectors with Anti- Ripple Technology and much more. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 03, 2012 SkinPea is a new company that sells high quality screen protectors with Anti- Ripple Technology and much more. SkinPea Screen Protectors with Anti-Ripple Technology are the optically clearest and toughest screen protectors available to help defend your device against any and all scratches caused by keys, nails, normal use or even contact with...

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Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-10-22 14:17:38

The Archean (formerly Archaeozoic) is a geologic eon between the Hadean and Proterozoic eons. The Archean Eon begins at roughly 3.8 billion years ago (Ga) and ends at about 2.5 Ga. But unlike all other geological ages, which are based on stratigraphy, The Archean eon is defined chronometrically. The lower boundary of 3.8 Ga has also not been officially recognized by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. The name Archean is derived from the ancient Greek (Arkhe), meaning...

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Word of the Day
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.