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Experts Project Top 10 “Whats Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal”

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:54 EDT

In conjunction with the inaugural National Maker Faire and the White House Week of Making kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., Carnegie Mellon University experts have projected the top 10 things in 3-D metal printing. - - What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal -                     Top Ten List - - - [*]High Performance Racing Car Parts - [*]Custom Dental Implants - [*]Jewelry - [*]Metal Art - [*]Classic Car Parts - [*]Custom Surgical Tools - [*]High Performance Bike Parts - [*]Leg Br...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198260


Best Seller “Nanas Helping Hand with PTSD” Free to Download Today 6-15-2015

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EDT

A unique nurturing perspective to empowering children against a life-altering impact of parental PTSD,  Anita Miranda is giving you a chance to download “ Helping Hand with PTSD ,” the first in its series from Nana Knows for free. This book opens the door for families to discuss the complexity of PTSD in the home. - - “Nana's Helping Hand with PTSD” is a book that can have a profound impact in helping children and grownups learn about this condition that mistakenly has been thought to b...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198246


Childrens Author and Amazon BEST SELLER, Nirit Littaney, Introduced Her New Book: “Bart! Stop the Farts!”

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 EDT

Nirit Littaney is a fresh, imaginative author who weaves vivid images and important life lessons into endearing stories for children. The author has recently announced the release of her newest children's book named “ Bart! Stop the Farts! ” The new book has been created with early readers in mind with colorful illustrations and a story that has a hidden message which propagates good habits in children. - - Nirit Littaney has announced that the book is FREE for 3 days from June 16-18 on: htt...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198245


Worlds Thinnest Light Bulb¯Graphene Gets Bright!

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:56:43 EDT

Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone 's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) reported today that they have demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament. They attached small strips of graphene to metal electrodes, suspended th...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198344


All Systems Go for NASAs Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:32:16 EDT

Beyond Earth, Jupiter's moon Europa is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for signs of present-day life, and a new NASA mission to explore this potential is moving forward from concept review to development. - - NASA's mission concept -- to conduct a detailed survey of Europa and investigate its habitability -- has successfully completed its first major review by the agency and now is entering the development phase known as formulation. - - “Today we're ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198361


MiniMega Introduces Bonza National Geographic, a Follow-up to Popular Bonza Word Puzzle' Game

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:42:14 EDT

MiniMega, the studio behind the popular “Bonza Word Puzzle” mobile game, and National Geographic, one of the world's largest scientific and educational organizations, announced today the launch of “Bonza National Geographic,” for mobile devices. The new title is available from the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store, and is free-to-play (with in-app purchases). - - “Bonza National Geographic” combines word search, jigsaw and trivia knowledge to unlock puzzles that reflect the w...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198416


A Pathway to Americas Healing May Have Begun When Family Members of Victims Tell Shooter: “I Forgive You”

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:11:50 EDT

Dylann Roof, the self-confessed killer of nine innocent people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, had his first court appearance after being captured. Among those in attendence were relatives of the people who died. Family members gave highly emotional statements during the proceeding and many spoke words of forgiveness. - - “You took something really precious from me,” said the daughter of victim Ethel Lance. “But I forgive you and have mercy on your soul.” Anthony Thompson, husband...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198426


Sandias Z machine helps solve Saturns 2-billion-year age gap

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:42:39 EDT

Planets tend to cool as they get older, but Saturn is hotter than astrophysicists say it should be without some additional energy source. - - The unexplained heat has caused a two-billion-year discrepancy for computer models estimating Saturn's age. “Models that correctly predict Jupiter to be 4.5 billion years old find Saturn to be only 2.5 billion years old,” says Thomas Mattsson, manager of Sandia's high-energy-density physics theory group. - - Experiments at Sandia's Z machine may help ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198543


Ride for Respect ¯ Youth and Family Ride to End Bullying, Racism and Hate

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 10:53:54 EDT

The Quinntessential Event Company of Chattanooga and Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc. (UGLY is an acronym for Unique Gifted Loveable You.,) a 501c3 national nonprofit organization are joining forces to create Ride for Respect .  Hey U.G.L.Y. was founded in 2002 with a mission to empower youth with self-esteem building tools, which help them counter challenges such as bullying, racism, substance abuse and suicide. - - Ride for Respect will feature Ryan Van Duzer as Master of Ceremonies.  Ryan is a Color...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198615


Medical cannabis company donates $1 million to explore plants healing potential

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:18:22 EDT

Medical marijuana producer National Green Biomed Ltd. has committed $1 million to the University of British Columbia to allow researchers to study the therapeutic effects of cannabis. The company has made an application and is awaiting approval from Health Canada to produce and sell medical marijuana. - - The contribution will support research by assistant professor of medicine M-J Milloy, who is studying marijuana's potential to treat HIV, and alleviate pain and nausea caused by acute illne...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198238


Too late for a career change? Not if youre still breathing

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:55:07 EDT

According to U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' May 2015 data there are 149 million people employed in the United States. Estimates from various sources suggest that about ten percent will change jobs in the next twelve months. That's about 15 million people making career decisions. So while it may seem daunting to those in this group, there should be some comfort in the fact they're not required to blaze any trails; millions have gone through this before. One organization...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198243


Experts Project Top 10 “Whats Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal”

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:54 EDT

In conjunction with the inaugural National Maker Faire and the White House Week of Making kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., Carnegie Mellon University experts have projected the top 10 things in 3-D metal printing. - - What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal -                     Top Ten List - - - [*]High Performance Racing Car Parts - [*]Custom Dental Implants - [*]Jewelry - [*]Metal Art - [*]Classic Car Parts - [*]Custom Surgical Tools - [*]High Performance Bike Parts - [*]Leg Br...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198260


Best Seller “Nanas Helping Hand with PTSD” Free to Download Today 6-15-2015

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EDT

A unique nurturing perspective to empowering children against a life-altering impact of parental PTSD,  Anita Miranda is giving you a chance to download “ Helping Hand with PTSD ,” the first in its series from Nana Knows for free. This book opens the door for families to discuss the complexity of PTSD in the home. - - “Nana's Helping Hand with PTSD” is a book that can have a profound impact in helping children and grownups learn about this condition that mistakenly has been thought to b...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198246


Childrens Author and Amazon BEST SELLER, Nirit Littaney, Introduced Her New Book: “Bart! Stop the Farts!”

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 EDT

Nirit Littaney is a fresh, imaginative author who weaves vivid images and important life lessons into endearing stories for children. The author has recently announced the release of her newest children's book named “ Bart! Stop the Farts! ” The new book has been created with early readers in mind with colorful illustrations and a story that has a hidden message which propagates good habits in children. - - Nirit Littaney has announced that the book is FREE for 3 days from June 16-18 on: htt...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198245


Worlds Thinnest Light Bulb¯Graphene Gets Bright!

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:56:43 EDT

Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone 's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) reported today that they have demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament. They attached small strips of graphene to metal electrodes, suspended th...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198344


All Systems Go for NASAs Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:32:16 EDT

Beyond Earth, Jupiter's moon Europa is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for signs of present-day life, and a new NASA mission to explore this potential is moving forward from concept review to development. - - NASA's mission concept -- to conduct a detailed survey of Europa and investigate its habitability -- has successfully completed its first major review by the agency and now is entering the development phase known as formulation. - - “Today we're ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198361


MiniMega Introduces Bonza National Geographic, a Follow-up to Popular Bonza Word Puzzle' Game

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:42:14 EDT

MiniMega, the studio behind the popular “Bonza Word Puzzle” mobile game, and National Geographic, one of the world's largest scientific and educational organizations, announced today the launch of “Bonza National Geographic,” for mobile devices. The new title is available from the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store, and is free-to-play (with in-app purchases). - - “Bonza National Geographic” combines word search, jigsaw and trivia knowledge to unlock puzzles that reflect the w...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198416


A Pathway to Americas Healing May Have Begun When Family Members of Victims Tell Shooter: “I Forgive You”

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:11:50 EDT

Dylann Roof, the self-confessed killer of nine innocent people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, had his first court appearance after being captured. Among those in attendence were relatives of the people who died. Family members gave highly emotional statements during the proceeding and many spoke words of forgiveness. - - “You took something really precious from me,” said the daughter of victim Ethel Lance. “But I forgive you and have mercy on your soul.” Anthony Thompson, husband...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198426


Sandias Z machine helps solve Saturns 2-billion-year age gap

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:42:39 EDT

Planets tend to cool as they get older, but Saturn is hotter than astrophysicists say it should be without some additional energy source. - - The unexplained heat has caused a two-billion-year discrepancy for computer models estimating Saturn's age. “Models that correctly predict Jupiter to be 4.5 billion years old find Saturn to be only 2.5 billion years old,” says Thomas Mattsson, manager of Sandia's high-energy-density physics theory group. - - Experiments at Sandia's Z machine may help ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198543


"Mysteries of the Brain" video series debuts

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:28:23 EDT

A new video series released today takes viewers on a journey to unlock the mysteries of the brain and better understand how this complex organ functions. Produced by NBC Learn , the educational arm of NBCUniversal News Group, in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF), the series, "Mysteries of the Brain," covers the latest research in neuroscience and profiles the scientists who are leading it. - - The eight-part video series draws on cutting-edge scientific research conduct...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198220


Medical cannabis company donates $1 million to explore plants healing potential

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:18:22 EDT

Medical marijuana producer National Green Biomed Ltd. has committed $1 million to the University of British Columbia to allow researchers to study the therapeutic effects of cannabis. The company has made an application and is awaiting approval from Health Canada to produce and sell medical marijuana. - - The contribution will support research by assistant professor of medicine M-J Milloy, who is studying marijuana's potential to treat HIV, and alleviate pain and nausea caused by acute illne...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198238


Too late for a career change? Not if youre still breathing

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:55:07 EDT

According to U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' May 2015 data there are 149 million people employed in the United States. Estimates from various sources suggest that about ten percent will change jobs in the next twelve months. That's about 15 million people making career decisions. So while it may seem daunting to those in this group, there should be some comfort in the fact they're not required to blaze any trails; millions have gone through this before. One organization...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198243


Experts Project Top 10 “Whats Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal”

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:54 EDT

In conjunction with the inaugural National Maker Faire and the White House Week of Making kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., Carnegie Mellon University experts have projected the top 10 things in 3-D metal printing. - - What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal -                     Top Ten List - - - [*]High Performance Racing Car Parts - [*]Custom Dental Implants - [*]Jewelry - [*]Metal Art - [*]Classic Car Parts - [*]Custom Surgical Tools - [*]High Performance Bike Parts - [*]Leg Br...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198260


Best Seller “Nanas Helping Hand with PTSD” Free to Download Today 6-15-2015

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EDT

A unique nurturing perspective to empowering children against a life-altering impact of parental PTSD,  Anita Miranda is giving you a chance to download “ Helping Hand with PTSD ,” the first in its series from Nana Knows for free. This book opens the door for families to discuss the complexity of PTSD in the home. - - “Nana's Helping Hand with PTSD” is a book that can have a profound impact in helping children and grownups learn about this condition that mistakenly has been thought to b...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198246


Childrens Author and Amazon BEST SELLER, Nirit Littaney, Introduced Her New Book: “Bart! Stop the Farts!”

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 EDT

Nirit Littaney is a fresh, imaginative author who weaves vivid images and important life lessons into endearing stories for children. The author has recently announced the release of her newest children's book named “ Bart! Stop the Farts! ” The new book has been created with early readers in mind with colorful illustrations and a story that has a hidden message which propagates good habits in children. - - Nirit Littaney has announced that the book is FREE for 3 days from June 16-18 on: htt...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198245


Worlds Thinnest Light Bulb¯Graphene Gets Bright!

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:56:43 EDT

Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone 's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) reported today that they have demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament. They attached small strips of graphene to metal electrodes, suspended th...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198344


All Systems Go for NASAs Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:32:16 EDT

Beyond Earth, Jupiter's moon Europa is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for signs of present-day life, and a new NASA mission to explore this potential is moving forward from concept review to development. - - NASA's mission concept -- to conduct a detailed survey of Europa and investigate its habitability -- has successfully completed its first major review by the agency and now is entering the development phase known as formulation. - - “Today we're ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198361


MiniMega Introduces Bonza National Geographic, a Follow-up to Popular Bonza Word Puzzle' Game

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:42:14 EDT

MiniMega, the studio behind the popular “Bonza Word Puzzle” mobile game, and National Geographic, one of the world's largest scientific and educational organizations, announced today the launch of “Bonza National Geographic,” for mobile devices. The new title is available from the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store, and is free-to-play (with in-app purchases). - - “Bonza National Geographic” combines word search, jigsaw and trivia knowledge to unlock puzzles that reflect the w...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198416


A Pathway to Americas Healing May Have Begun When Family Members of Victims Tell Shooter: “I Forgive You”

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:11:50 EDT

Dylann Roof, the self-confessed killer of nine innocent people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, had his first court appearance after being captured. Among those in attendence were relatives of the people who died. Family members gave highly emotional statements during the proceeding and many spoke words of forgiveness. - - “You took something really precious from me,” said the daughter of victim Ethel Lance. “But I forgive you and have mercy on your soul.” Anthony Thompson, husband...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198426


Sandias Z machine helps solve Saturns 2-billion-year age gap

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:42:39 EDT

Planets tend to cool as they get older, but Saturn is hotter than astrophysicists say it should be without some additional energy source. - - The unexplained heat has caused a two-billion-year discrepancy for computer models estimating Saturn's age. “Models that correctly predict Jupiter to be 4.5 billion years old find Saturn to be only 2.5 billion years old,” says Thomas Mattsson, manager of Sandia's high-energy-density physics theory group. - - Experiments at Sandia's Z machine may help ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198543


"Mysteries of the Brain" video series debuts

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:28:23 EDT

A new video series released today takes viewers on a journey to unlock the mysteries of the brain and better understand how this complex organ functions. Produced by NBC Learn , the educational arm of NBCUniversal News Group, in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF), the series, "Mysteries of the Brain," covers the latest research in neuroscience and profiles the scientists who are leading it. - - The eight-part video series draws on cutting-edge scientific research conduct...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198220


Medical cannabis company donates $1 million to explore plants healing potential

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:18:22 EDT

Medical marijuana producer National Green Biomed Ltd. has committed $1 million to the University of British Columbia to allow researchers to study the therapeutic effects of cannabis. The company has made an application and is awaiting approval from Health Canada to produce and sell medical marijuana. - - The contribution will support research by assistant professor of medicine M-J Milloy, who is studying marijuana's potential to treat HIV, and alleviate pain and nausea caused by acute illne...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198238


Too late for a career change? Not if youre still breathing

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:55:07 EDT

According to U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' May 2015 data there are 149 million people employed in the United States. Estimates from various sources suggest that about ten percent will change jobs in the next twelve months. That's about 15 million people making career decisions. So while it may seem daunting to those in this group, there should be some comfort in the fact they're not required to blaze any trails; millions have gone through this before. One organization...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198243


Experts Project Top 10 “Whats Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal”

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:54 EDT

In conjunction with the inaugural National Maker Faire and the White House Week of Making kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., Carnegie Mellon University experts have projected the top 10 things in 3-D metal printing. - - What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal -                     Top Ten List - - - [*]High Performance Racing Car Parts - [*]Custom Dental Implants - [*]Jewelry - [*]Metal Art - [*]Classic Car Parts - [*]Custom Surgical Tools - [*]High Performance Bike Parts - [*]Leg Br...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198260


Best Seller “Nanas Helping Hand with PTSD” Free to Download Today 6-15-2015

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EDT

A unique nurturing perspective to empowering children against a life-altering impact of parental PTSD,  Anita Miranda is giving you a chance to download “ Helping Hand with PTSD ,” the first in its series from Nana Knows for free. This book opens the door for families to discuss the complexity of PTSD in the home. - - “Nana's Helping Hand with PTSD” is a book that can have a profound impact in helping children and grownups learn about this condition that mistakenly has been thought to b...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198246


Childrens Author and Amazon BEST SELLER, Nirit Littaney, Introduced Her New Book: “Bart! Stop the Farts!”

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 EDT

Nirit Littaney is a fresh, imaginative author who weaves vivid images and important life lessons into endearing stories for children. The author has recently announced the release of her newest children's book named “ Bart! Stop the Farts! ” The new book has been created with early readers in mind with colorful illustrations and a story that has a hidden message which propagates good habits in children. - - Nirit Littaney has announced that the book is FREE for 3 days from June 16-18 on: htt...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198245


Worlds Thinnest Light Bulb¯Graphene Gets Bright!

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:56:43 EDT

Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone 's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) reported today that they have demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament. They attached small strips of graphene to metal electrodes, suspended th...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198344


All Systems Go for NASAs Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:32:16 EDT

Beyond Earth, Jupiter's moon Europa is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for signs of present-day life, and a new NASA mission to explore this potential is moving forward from concept review to development. - - NASA's mission concept -- to conduct a detailed survey of Europa and investigate its habitability -- has successfully completed its first major review by the agency and now is entering the development phase known as formulation. - - “Today we're ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198361


MiniMega Introduces Bonza National Geographic, a Follow-up to Popular Bonza Word Puzzle' Game

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:42:14 EDT

MiniMega, the studio behind the popular “Bonza Word Puzzle” mobile game, and National Geographic, one of the world's largest scientific and educational organizations, announced today the launch of “Bonza National Geographic,” for mobile devices. The new title is available from the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store, and is free-to-play (with in-app purchases). - - “Bonza National Geographic” combines word search, jigsaw and trivia knowledge to unlock puzzles that reflect the w...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198416


A Pathway to Americas Healing May Have Begun When Family Members of Victims Tell Shooter: “I Forgive You”

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:11:50 EDT

Dylann Roof, the self-confessed killer of nine innocent people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, had his first court appearance after being captured. Among those in attendence were relatives of the people who died. Family members gave highly emotional statements during the proceeding and many spoke words of forgiveness. - - “You took something really precious from me,” said the daughter of victim Ethel Lance. “But I forgive you and have mercy on your soul.” Anthony Thompson, husband...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198426


Sandias Z machine helps solve Saturns 2-billion-year age gap

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:42:39 EDT

Planets tend to cool as they get older, but Saturn is hotter than astrophysicists say it should be without some additional energy source. - - The unexplained heat has caused a two-billion-year discrepancy for computer models estimating Saturn's age. “Models that correctly predict Jupiter to be 4.5 billion years old find Saturn to be only 2.5 billion years old,” says Thomas Mattsson, manager of Sandia's high-energy-density physics theory group. - - Experiments at Sandia's Z machine may help ...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198543


"Mysteries of the Brain" video series debuts

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:28:23 EDT

A new video series released today takes viewers on a journey to unlock the mysteries of the brain and better understand how this complex organ functions. Produced by NBC Learn , the educational arm of NBCUniversal News Group, in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF), the series, "Mysteries of the Brain," covers the latest research in neuroscience and profiles the scientists who are leading it. - - The eight-part video series draws on cutting-edge scientific research conduct...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198220


Medical cannabis company donates $1 million to explore plants healing potential

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:18:22 EDT

Medical marijuana producer National Green Biomed Ltd. has committed $1 million to the University of British Columbia to allow researchers to study the therapeutic effects of cannabis. The company has made an application and is awaiting approval from Health Canada to produce and sell medical marijuana. - - The contribution will support research by assistant professor of medicine M-J Milloy, who is studying marijuana's potential to treat HIV, and alleviate pain and nausea caused by acute illne...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198238


Too late for a career change? Not if youre still breathing

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:55:07 EDT

According to U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' May 2015 data there are 149 million people employed in the United States. Estimates from various sources suggest that about ten percent will change jobs in the next twelve months. That's about 15 million people making career decisions. So while it may seem daunting to those in this group, there should be some comfort in the fact they're not required to blaze any trails; millions have gone through this before. One organization...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198243


Experts Project Top 10 “Whats Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal”

Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:21:54 EDT

In conjunction with the inaugural National Maker Faire and the White House Week of Making kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., Carnegie Mellon University experts have projected the top 10 things in 3-D metal printing. - - What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal -                     Top Ten List - - - [*]High Performance Racing Car Parts - [*]Custom Dental Implants - [*]Jewelry - [*]Metal Art - [*]Classic Car Parts - [*]Custom Surgical Tools - [*]High Performance Bike Parts - [*]Leg Br...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198260


Best Seller “Nanas Helping Hand with PTSD” Free to Download Today 6-15-2015

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EDT

A unique nurturing perspective to empowering children against a life-altering impact of parental PTSD,  Anita Miranda is giving you a chance to download “ Helping Hand with PTSD ,” the first in its series from Nana Knows for free. This book opens the door for families to discuss the complexity of PTSD in the home. - - “Nana's Helping Hand with PTSD” is a book that can have a profound impact in helping children and grownups learn about this condition that mistakenly has been thought to b...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198246


Childrens Author and Amazon BEST SELLER, Nirit Littaney, Introduced Her New Book: “Bart! Stop the Farts!”

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 EDT

Nirit Littaney is a fresh, imaginative author who weaves vivid images and important life lessons into endearing stories for children. The author has recently announced the release of her newest children's book named “ Bart! Stop the Farts! ” The new book has been created with early readers in mind with colorful illustrations and a story that has a hidden message which propagates good habits in children. - - Nirit Littaney has announced that the book is FREE for 3 days from June 16-18 on: htt...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198245


Worlds Thinnest Light Bulb¯Graphene Gets Bright!

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:56:43 EDT

Led by Young Duck Kim, a postdoctoral research scientist in James Hone 's group at Columbia Engineering, a team of scientists from Columbia, Seoul National University (SNU), and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) reported today that they have demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament. They attached small strips of graphene to metal electrodes, suspended th...

Read the full story at http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=198344


All Systems Go for NASAs Mission to Jupiter Moon Europa

Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:32:16 EDT

Beyond Earth, Jupiter's moon Europa is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for signs of present-day life, and a new NASA mission to explore this potential is moving forward from concept review to development. - - NASA's mission concept -- to conduct a detailed survey of Europa and investigate its habitability -- has successfully completed its first major review by the agency and now is entering the development phase known as formulation. - - “Today we're ...

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MiniMega Introduces Bonza National Geographic, a Follow-up to Popular Bonza Word Puzzle' Game

Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:42:14 EDT

MiniMega, the studio behind the popular “Bonza Word Puzzle” mobile game, and National Geographic, one of the world's largest scientific and educational organizations, announced today the launch of “Bonza National Geographic,” for mobile devices. The new title is available from the Apple App Store, Google Play and Amazon App Store, and is free-to-play (with in-app purchases). - - “Bonza National Geographic” combines word search, jigsaw and trivia knowledge to unlock puzzles that reflect the w...

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