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Studer to take over Oliver Wyman’s Consumer & Industrial Value Transformation Practice Group
Business Wire IndiaOliver Wyman, the international management consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Nick Studer will become Managing Partner of its Consumer & Industrial Value Transformation Practice as of January 1, 2016. Based in London, Studer led Oliver Wyman’s Financial Services practice since 2012

Moynihan to become Managing Partner of Oliver Wyman’s Financial Services Practice
Business Wire IndiaOliver Wyman, the international management consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Ted Moynihan will assume the role of Managing Partner of its Financial Services practice effective January 1, 2016

Terumo BCT Completes the First Clinical Study Reducing Malaria Transmission from Whole Blood Transfusions with Pathogen Reduction Technology
Business Wire IndiaIn low-income countries, 69 percent of collected blood is transfused as whole blood (WB) rather than blood components.1 However, health care professionals have had no proven method to inactivate harmful pathogens and donor white blood cells in WB

Organizations Increasingly Choose SGI HPC Systems to Solve the World's Biggest Problems
Today at the Supercomputing 2015 Conference (SC15), SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced that more customers than ever are choosing SGI to address the most challenging issues of our time

2016 Stockholm Prize in Criminology Awarded to John Jay College Professor
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - The international jury for the Stockholm Prize in Criminology announced today the winners of the 2016 Stockholm Prize in Criminology

Ed-Tech Startup Macat Announces $30 Million in Financing and the Largest Global Study on Critical Thinking in Partnership With University of Cambridge
Macat, an online learning platform, library, and critical thinking tool, today announced $30 million in total financing that will enable the company to expand the reach of its content and scale its digital platform globally. In this round, which has three closings, the company is adding $10 million in equity to a previously raised, undisclosed round of $20 million from a group of angel investors

"Keys Under Doormats" Authors Receive M3AAWG J.D. Falk Award for Clarifying Insecurity of Government-Mandated Access to Documents
M3AAWG 35th General Meeting -- The 15 highly-respected computer scientists and security experts who came together to outline how law enforcement's proposed requirement for "backdoor" access to all encrypted files would actually make the Internet more vulnerable to crime and deception were recognized for their work today with the M3AAWG 2015 J.D. Falk Award

LIU Post Redefines Paradigm for Educating Tomorrow's Business Leaders
LIU Post offers students unprecedented opportunities for engaged learning and transformative experiences that lead to career success through an innovative model for business education. Five percent of the world's business programs have earned the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International Accreditation and LIU Post is among this highly selective group.

Stanford, MIT and Harvard top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the most innovative universities
NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 - Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University top the inaugural Reuters Top 100 ranking of the world's most innovative universities. The Reuters Top 100 ranking aims to identify which institutions contribute the most to science and technology, and have the greatest impact on the global economy

EnglishCentral Acquires Leading Online English Tutoring Company Langrich
EnglishCentral, the leading provider of online English conversation solutions, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Langrich, a leading online English tutoring company in Japan

Fish & Richardson Announces Dr. Herbert Kunz Joins Firm as Managing Principal of Munich, Germany Office
Fish & Richardson announced today that Dr. Herbert Kunz has joined the firm as the Managing Principal of its Munich office and as a Principal in its Patent Group. Previously, Dr. Kunz was a Partner and Head of the IP Patent Prosecution Team in the Munich office of Olswang LLP. Dr

Genetic Technologies Granted Key Patents by US Patent Office for BREVAGenplus(R)
Molecular diagnostics company Genetic Technologies Limited (ASX: GTG) (NASDAQ: GENE) ("Company"), is pleased to announce the issuance of US Patent Nos: 9,051,617 and 9,068,229 covering three of the core genetic markers referred to as single-nucleotide polymorphisms ("SNPs") in the Company's BREVAGenplus® risk assessment test

Pine Manor College Names Interim President
The Board of Trustees of Pine Manor College announced that Dr. Rosemary Ashby has been appointed Interim President. Dr. Ashby returns after serving as President of Pine Manor from 1976 - 1996. She succeeds Dr. E. Joseph Lee who had served the College since 2013.

Mustafa Hadi Joins as Leader of BRG's Hong Kong Office
EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - July 14, 2015) - Leading strategic advisory and expert consulting firm Berkeley Research Group announced today that Mustafa Hadi has joined the firm to lead its International Arbitration practice in Hong Kong

Cascade Microtech Announces Thomas Neyer, Fellow, Fairchild Semiconductor, as Keynote Speaker at COMPASS Users' Conference
Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading supplier of solutions that enable precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, announced today that Thomas Neyer, Ph.D., Fellow, High Voltage Device and Technology Development, Fairchild Semiconductor, will deliver the keynote address at the company's annual users' conference

Perma-Fix Medical S.A., a Subsidiary of Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc., Expands Senior Management Team and Board of Directors
WARSAW, POLAND and ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - June 03, 2015) - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: PESI) today announced the expansion of the senior management team and Supervisory Board (Board of Directors) of Perma-Fix Medical S.A., the medical subsidiary of Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (the "Company"). Perma-Fix Medical S.A

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Board Changes
Anglo Pacific Group PLC (TSX: APY) (LSE: APF)

The Boston Consulting Group Launches Institute in Honor of Founder Bruce Henderson's 100th Birthday
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), one of the world's leading management consulting firms, today announced the establishment of The Bruce Henderson Institute, which will be dedicated to pioneering new ideas and approaches to solving business challenges. BCG is launching the institute to honor and celebrate Bruce Henderson, the firm's founder, on the hundredth anniversary of his birth.

Study Uncovers Healthcare Industry Trust and Knowledge Deficit Among Female Consumers
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 23, 2015) - Although women make the vast majority of healthcare decisions for themselves and others, 63 percent of women in the U.S., U.K., Germany, Japan, and Brazil lack confidence in the healthcare decisions they make, according to a study released today by the Center for Talent Innovation (CTI)

Study Explores Black Women's Appetite for Leadership
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 23, 2015) - Black women are more likely than white women to aspire to a powerful position with a prestigious title (22 percent vs. eight percent) according to a study released today by the Center for Talent Innovation (CTI)

Florida's Pasco County Sheriff's Office Purchases 415 AXON Flex Cameras by TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 415 AXON Flex body cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com's Unlimited Plan by the Pasco County Sheriff's Office in Florida. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

LAPD Becomes Largest US Police Department to Outfit Officers With AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com by TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 860 AXON body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti further announced a plan by the city to equip a total of 7,000 officers with body cameras in 2015.

WABCO Appoints Nick Reilly to Board of Directors, Further Strengthening Board's Global Automotive Expertise
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), a leading global supplier of technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, today announced that it has appointed Nick Reilly to its board of directors. Mr. Reilly's appointment took effect on December 5, 2014.

Study Finds Women Misunderstand What Power Affords
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 09, 2014) - Women at the peak of their careers perceive that the burdens of a powerful position outweigh the benefits (60 percent of women in the U.S., 65 percent in the U.K. and 49 percent in Germany), according to a new study released today by the Center for Talent Innovation (CTI)

Stifel Investment Banking Expands Its Debt Capital Markets Capabilities With New Hire
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that William Wilson has joined the High Yield Debt Capital Markets Group as a Managing Director in Stifel's New York office.

TASER Continues to Build Momentum With AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com Solution
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple large orders of it's AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com solution, a back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and are expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Winston-Salem Police Department Moves to Full Deployment of AXON Body Cameras With Additional Purchase of 623 Cameras From TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 623 AXON body-worn video cameras and a five-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the Winston-Salem Police Department. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

BMO's LGM Investments Appoints Stephen Ma as Head of Greater China Equities
LGM Investments Limited, a part of BMO Global Asset Management, today announced that Stephen Ma has been appointed Head of Greater China Equities. He will be based in Hong Kong and will report directly to Thomas Vester, Chief Investment Officer at LGM.

San Francisco Police Department Selects AXON Body Cameras and EVIDENCE.com From TASER
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced the purchase of 160 AXON body-worn video cameras and a multi-year subscription to EVIDENCE.com by the San Francisco Police Department. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Fermentalg Q3 2014 Financial information
Fermentalg (EURONEXT PARIS: FALG), an industrial biotechnology company that specializes in the production of oils and proteins derived from microalgae, has published its financial information for the third quarter of 2014. Highlights for the period include:

Watching the Watchmen
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of use of force training and shooting simulators to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, today releases a recent article published in the Phoenix Business Journal.

Police Forces From New Orleans, Norfolk, Savannah, and Miami Beach Choose TASER's AXON and EVIDENCE.com Solution
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple large orders of its AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com solution, a back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received in the fourth quarter of 2014 and are expected to ship in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Co-Founder/Executive Partner Vincent Granville of Data Science Central to Be Interviewed Live on Clear Channel - iHeart Business Talk Radio - October 29, 2014
Data Science Central, the industry's online resource for big data practitioners, announced today that CEO Vincent Granville will be interviewed live tomorrow by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel - iHeart Business Talk Radio's The Traders Network Show. In this exclusive 2-segment interview, Mr

TASER Unveils New AXON Signal(TM) Wireless Activation Technology
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR), a global leader in smart weapons and technology for law enforcement, today announced AXON Signal™ wireless technology

Body Camera Momentum Builds as Adoption of AXON and EVIDENCE.com Accelerates
TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple large orders of its AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com solution, a back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received in the third quarter of 2014 and are expected to ship in the third and fourth quarters of 2014.

London Met Police Extending AXON Body-Worn Camera Pilot to Front Line Officers
EVIDENCE.com, a business unit of TASER International, (NASDAQ: TASR) has been selected by the London Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to provide another 500 AXON cameras as part of the ongoing pilot led by the Mayor's Office of Policing and Crime (MOPAC). The evidence collected from the cameras will continue to be securely stored and managed through the EVIDENCE.com platform.

Horizon Pharma plc Announces Board of Directors Following Closing of Acquisition of Vidara Therapeutics International plc
Horizon Pharma plc (NASDAQ: HZNP) today announced the appointment of its Board of Directors. The appointment of the Horizon Pharma plc Board follows the closing of the acquisition of Vidara Therapeutics International plc by Horizon Pharma, Inc. and the resulting parent entity being incorporated in Ireland under the name Horizon Pharma plc.

CORRECTION - TASER International
In the news release, "Columbus and Knoxville Join Major Cities Moving to AXON Cameras and EVIDENCE.com," issued earlier today by TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR), we are advised by the company that the headline should instead read, "Knox County Sheriff's Office to Deploy 600 AXON Cameras and EVIDENCE.com Over 5 Years." Complete corrected text follows.

Columbus and Knoxville Join Major Cities Moving to AXON Cameras and EVIDENCE.com
EVIDENCE.com, a business unit of TASER International (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple orders of AXON body-worn video cameras and EVIDENCE.com the back-end digital evidence management system. These orders were received and are expected to ship in the third quarter of 2014.

Indian Delegate Anshul Pachouri Participated in the World Bank Group Youth Summit 2014: an Important Milestone in the Youth Diplomacy of the Country
The World Bank Group hosted its second annual Youth Summit in partnership with United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth on October 7th 2014 at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington DC. The summit was focused on discussing the issues surrounding youth engagement and participation pertaining to open government, transparency and accountability

Galapagos appoints David Smith as CEO of Service Division
Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announcedtoday the appointment of David Smith as CEO of the service division andmemberof the Galapagos Executive Committee.

Sanford Police Department Increases Transparency, Protecting Officers and Community With EVIDENCE.com
EVIDENCE.com, a business unit of TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced multiple agencies deploying AXON on-officer cameras, most notably the Sanford Police Department (FL). The department purchased 62 AXON flex cameras with three years of EVIDENCE.com service, underscoring the increasing importance of transparency in protecting officers and the community

Trunity Holdings Appoints Ivan Berkowitz to Board of Directors
Trunity Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: TNTY) (OTCQB: TNTY) ("Trunity"), the creator of the Trunity eLearning Platform that empowers higher education, K-12, corporate enterprises and government agencies worldwide to create, manage and share knowledge, today announced the appointment of Ivan Berkowitz, Ph.D. to the Company's Board of Directors.

William Janeway Named Ambassador for Economics by SNS FiRe Conference
Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that William H. Janeway has been selected as the Ambassador for Economics by the SNS Future in Review (FiRe) conference. FiRe ambassadors connect global communities and organizations with constructive, results-oriented FiRe initiatives and advise FiRe on topics within their respective focus channels of expertise

Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation Awards Kannan Arunasalam of Sri Lanka 2013 Prize for Documentary Short Film, Opens 2014 Grant Call for Entries
In its inaugural debut, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film today awarded Sri Lankan journalist and filmmaker Kannan Arunasalam its first annual prize for best documentary 'short-short' film. The foundation also announced the opening of the 2014 call for entries for outstanding work in documentary photography and documentary film.

International Conference in Chicago Examines Role of Research Universities in Addressing Urban Challenges

"Running Your Business From the Cloud" eBook Released
iBE.net, a developer of cloud and mobile-based business management software, announced the release of its first eBook aimed at small to midsized business owners who are grappling with the challenges, risks and rewards of migrating operations to the cloud

UNIT4 Develops Full Economic Costing Solution for Research Projects in Partnership With Universities of Cambridge and Oxford

Active Biotech's project ANYARA will be presented at the European Cancer Congress 2013
Detailed analysis further supports effect of ANYARA in a biomarker defined subgroup

SEI Continues Global Outsourcing Growth With 30 New Institutional Clients in 2013
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced continued strong global institutional sales and growth in the first half of 2013, resulting in 30 new institutional clients and more than $4.2 billion in new institutional assets. Recently added U.S. clients include Albemarle Corporation, Allied System Holdings, Inc

Singapore Science Festival 2013 Opens Bigger and Better
The Singapore Science Festival 2013 kicks off today with the launch of X-periment!, a weekend science carnival held from July 19th to July 21st, by Guest-of-Honour Mr Lim Chuan Poh, Chairman, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) at the Central Atrium in Marina Square

PolyU Announces Final Results of Global Student Challenge 2013
Organized by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), PolyU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Student Challenge (GSC) 2013 has come to a fruitful close. After rounds of keen competition, the Gold Award of the University Division went to University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. As for the Secondary School Division, Hankuk Academy of Foreign Studies, South Korea snatched the Gold Award

British School of Boston Students Receive Top Results in United States
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - June 25, 2013) -

Solarflare to Keynote at Custom Compute and Application Acceleration Summit
Solarflare, the leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O, today announced Steve Pope, co-founder and chief technical officer, will provide a keynote address at the Custom Compute and Application Acceleration Summit.

Introducing Institutional Investor's Sovereign Wealth Center
Institutional Investor launches premium sovereign wealth fund analysis service Sovereign wealth funds target safe-haven real estate Sovereign wealth funds' AUM reaches $3

SEI Selected by University of Cambridge to Manage Defined Contribution Benefits
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that the University of Cambridge has selected the SEI Master Trust as a solution for the Defined Contribution (DC) benefits for members of Cambridge University Assistants' Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS). The SEI Master Trust will act as a top-up pension scheme to the CPS, a Defined Benefit (DB) scheme, for employees joining the CPS arrangement after 1 Jan

Open Letter to Shareholders: Progress in Our Video and Cloud Business
Rick Smith, Founder & CEO of TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), today issued the following letter to shareholders:

SDN and Open Technology Luminaries Join Pertino Advisory Council
Pertino, a company reinventing networking for the cloud era, today named three technology experts, Software-Defined Network (SDN) visionary Guru Parulkar, renowned networking analyst Nicholas ("Nick") J. Lippis III, and open technology advocate and Information Systems professor J.P. Allen, as founding members of the Pertino Advisory Council (PAC)

Scott McDonald to Become Chief Executive Officer of Oliver Wyman Group Effective January 1, 2014
Scott McDonald, has been named Chief Executive Officer of Oliver Wyman Group, effective January 1, 2014. As CEO Mr. McDonald will have responsibility for managing the global management consulting firm Oliver Wyman, the economic consulting firm NERA, and brand strategy and design consultancy Lippincott

Founder and Director Emeritus of Dolby Laboratories Dies at Age 80
Dolby Laboratories (DLB) today announced that Ray Dolby, an American inventor recognized around the world for developing groundbreaking audio technologies, died today at his home in San Francisco, at the age of 80. Dr. Dolby had been living with Alzheimer's Disease in recent years, and was diagnosed in July of this year with acute leukemia.

Thomson Reuters Online Resource Offers Key Trends in Scientific Research and Performance Analysis
ScieneWatch.com Utilizes Industry Leading Bibliometrics to Provide Unique Perspectives on Emerging Scientific Trends

AlumiFuel Power and Multinational Hybrid Power Sources Company, Genport srl, Provide Details on Genport Capabilities
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) today provided a more detailed overview of Genport, srl (the "company"), the Italian based hybrid power sources company with whom it has entered into a relationship. AFPW's wholly owned operating subsidiary, Philadelphia-based AlumiFuel Power Technologies, Inc

Silicon Valley's Churchill Club Announces Four New Board Members
The Churchill Club, Silicon Valley's premier business and technology forum, today welcomed new board members Jonathan Becher, CMO of SAP; Deep Nishar, senior vice president of products and user experience at LinkedIn; Paul Saffo, managing director of foresight at Discern Analytics; and Chris Stedman, head of venture capital relationship management at SVB Capital

Solvay launches Chemistry for the Future Solvay Prize to reward major scientific discoveries
Brussels, 21 November 2012 at 2:00 pm -- Solvay announced today the creation of the Chemistry for the Future Solvay Prize to reward a major scientific discovery that could shape tomorrow's chemistry and help human progress. The EUR 300,000 Prize will be awarded every two years.

New Thinking Needed for an Age-Old Disease
Speaking at the CNS Leaders' Forum today in Boston, Dr. Claude Wischik, MD, PhD, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland and Executive Chairman and Co-founder of TauRx Therapeutics Ltd

A*STAR Scientists Identify Mutation That Causes Skin Hyperproliferation
Scientists have identified a mutation in a gene that causes patches of very thick skin to appear on the palms and soles of affected people. This skin disorder is related, albeit in a much milder form, to that of the Indonesian 'Tree Man', Dede Koswara(1)

Sensors for Medicine and Science Changes Company Name to Senseonics
Sensors for Medicine and Science, Inc., a privately held medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of the first fully implantable, long-term continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system, today announced its new company name, Senseonics.

VSX 2012 to Showcase How Virtualization and the Cloud Are Transforming IT
Entisys Solutions, Inc., the West Coast's #1 provider of server virtualization, desktop virtualization and storage solutions for the data center to endpoints and into the cloud, today announced that it will host VSX 2012: The Virtualization Solutions Exchange on Friday, Nov. 2, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif.

New Research Busts High-Frequency Trading and Dark Pool Myths -- CMCRC
Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre (CMCRC), the Australian independent academic centre for capital market research, has found that high-frequency trading (HFT) actually benefits capital market structures and performance, while dark pools may have damaging effects.

Drs. Bruce Rosengard and Sanuj Ravindran Join The Medicines Company New Business Ventures Team
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) today announced the appointments of Bruce R. Rosengard and Sanuj K. Ravindran as Vice Presidents, New Business Ventures. Dr. Rosengard is a cardiothoracic surgeon who most recently led the cardiac transplantation team at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr

V CORP Becomes India’s First Development Management Company in Real Estate Sector
V Corp, India’s first of its kind development management company announced the launch of its services across India. As a development management specialist company, V Corp will undertake the task of conceptualising, developing and managing projects on behalf of landowners

India-focused Projects Win Top Prizes at the 2012 Dell Social Innovation Challenge

British experts examine prehistoric skeleton found in Sri Lanka
A group of British experts from Cambridge university started research on the prehistoric skeleton found in Sri Lanka, the Archeological Department said on Monday.

Men happiest when doing domestic chores
Men actually like to do housework and are happiest when sharing chores, a study has revealed.

Upflow of Sun's gases sheds light on origins of extreme space storms
An international team of scientists has identified the first images of an upward surge of the Sun's gases into quiescent coronal loops.

Gene discovery may help explain how flu cause severe infections
A team of scientists have discovered a new gene in the influenza virus that helps the virus control the body's response to infection.

Future displays may be made of water and air
Unbelievable, but it is possible that all our digital displays may attain the ultimate act of enlightenment and be made of nothing but air and water.

Just 3 more mutations in humans can make bird flu a pandemic
A new research has suggested that it might be possible for human-to-human airborne transmissible avian H5N1 influenza viruses to evolve in nature.

Africans' DNA holds clues to origins of Queen of Sheba tale
Scientists say that clues to the origins of the Queen of Sheba legend are written in the DNA of some Africans.

Young Brits to commit 86 crimes by age 16
Less than 4 percent of a delinquent minority will be responsible for nearly half of all the youth crimes and each person would have committed an average of 86 crimes each by the time they reach 16 year of age, a ground breaking British study has revealed.

Wanted: Genius to operate Stephen Hawking' custom-built wheelchair
Professor Stephen Hawking has posted a job advert seeking for a technical assistant to help him maintain and operate his custom-built wheelchair and the computer-controlled voice synthesiser through which he speaks.

'Learning' protein turns grasshoppers into swarming pests
A protein associated with learning and memory plays an integral role in changing the behaviour of locusts from that of harmless grasshoppers into swarming pests, a new study has revealed.

Crows have advanced learning abilities
New Caledonian crows can learn to use new types of tools, a new study has claimed.

Why buttercups glow yellow under your chin
The distinctive glossiness of the buttercup flower (Ranunculus repens), which children like to shine under the chin to test whether their friends like butter, is related to its unique anatomical structure, scientists have revealed.

Soon, brain scans to catch benefit cheats
Brain scans could soon be able to identify benefit cheats within 10 years and assess if a person is genuinely feeling pain or just pretending, a new study has suggested.

Celebs slammed for doling out 'silly science'
When celebrities try and solve health problems their contribution is, at best, questionable, according to a report.

SERABI GOLD plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Board Appointment
Serabi Mining plc (AIM: SRB) (TSX: SBI) (TSX: SBI.WT), the Brazilian focused gold exploration Company, is pleased to announce that Christopher Kingsman has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect.

Daxor Announces That the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Acquires BVA-100 Blood Volume Analyzer
Daxor Corporation (NYSE Amex: DXR), a medical instrumentation and biotechnology company, today announced the receipt of a signed trial agreement from the Washington, DC VA Medical Center (VAMC).

Asian food tastes good as it avoids 'food pairing'
In a new study, researchers chemically analysed ingredients, tastes and recipes to explain why Western and Asian food tastes so different.

UK academics asked to avoid handshake with 'sensitive' foreign students
Cambridge University academics have been cautioned against automatically shaking their hands with foreign students in case it causes offence.

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