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Evolution Of Hips Simpler Than Suspected
2013-05-15 12:04:37

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The evolutionary path from the bone structure of the fish to the complex, weight-bearing hips of walking animals was a much simpler process than previously thought, according to a new study. About 395 million years ago, the first tetrapods, or four-legged animals, stepped onto land. This transition was accomplished using strong, weight-bearing hipbones and a connection through the spine via the ilium. These features were not present...

2013-04-26 23:00:14

Swifto, a marketplace for dog walking that connects dog owners with highly vetted and screened walkers, brings a technology oriented approach to disrupt an exceptionally traditional market. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 26, 2013 Swifto takes dog walking as a service a step further by controlling the entire user experience from end-to-end, providing clients with the ability to view the route of their walker on a live map through an internal GPS tracking mobile application, and automating their...

2013-04-23 23:03:42

Walking On A Cloud´s Spring Sale promotes great fashion with exceptional comfort. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 Walking On A Cloud´s Spring Sale is on! The leading comfort footwear retailer has marked down hundreds of fashionable styles, featuring unique comfort technologies to make all-day walking look and feel great. Spring and summer staples from Clarks and Rockport in this season´s collections make it easy to go from daywear to nighttime, from the office to outdoor...

2013-04-23 23:02:03

The Walking On A Cloud Spring Sale promotes great fashion with exceptional comfort. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 The Spring Sale is on! Walking On A Cloud — a leading Canadian footwear retailer for over 50 years — has marked down fashionable styles with unique comfort features to get in gear for all-day walking comfort this spring and summer. Clarks and Rockport present spring and summer staples in this season´s collections to go from daywear to nighttime, from the...

2013-04-22 23:04:24

The New Website Demonstrates the Advantages of the “Grip-N-Assist” Gait Belt with Handles, Showing How the Belt Solves the Leading Cause of Injury to Seniors Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 Left Coast Sports Innovation llc. enhanced its website, http://www.grip-n-assist.com allowing consumers to purchase the gait belts online, view videos about the products, and receive answers to frequently asked questions. There are 3 different models based on size, the most popular...

Walking Is As Good As Running For Heart Health
2013-04-05 11:14:08

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study out this week from the American Heart Association has found that a nice, brisk walk can be just as heart healthy as running. The results of this study could be good news for those who dislike running or have a disability which keeps them from running. Though walking may have some of the same benefits as running, walkers will have to spend more time on the road than runners to see similar results. This study is the...

Permitted Left Turns Present Serious Danger For Pedestrians
2013-04-03 12:03:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Executing a ℠permitted´ left turn while driving through your neighborhood can be a risky maneuver. These are different from the ℠protected´ left turns, which are indicated by a solid green arrow. Permitted left turns are allowed when there´s a break in oncoming traffic. This means drivers who attempt this tricky turn may only be focused on cars hurtling towards them and not other potential risks —...

2013-03-09 23:04:56

Naylors Equestrian is now a family run business with a passion for continuously improving its retail offering. Naylors Equestrian pride themselves on the quality of equestrian goods that we sell. Rochdale, UK (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Naylors offers a wide collection riding boots, equestrian clothing, horse rugs, boots, saddles, bridles, and supplements. The company has recently launched dozens of new products in its equestrian line-up, introducing several stylish Dubarry boots and clothing...

2013-02-28 23:03:05

A tall walking cane from Walking-Canes.Net, when used properly, will ensure comfort, balance and stability to the taller individual who requires a little extra support while walking. Lady Lake, FL (PRWEB) February 28, 2013 Humans use canes from Walking-Canes.Net for several different reasons. Some buy them after a minor injury and some use them permanently. The trend is to associate canes with the elderly, but today are used by many. Users that needs extra support while walking can benefit...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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