Notice Sent to Courts Asking Them to Stop Courting Mosquitoes
Those who uphold the law often end up violating the rule themselves - and certainly so when it comes to mosquitoes in the Indian capital .
The local authorities have sent notices to the Delhi High Court, Patiala House courts and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for breeding mosqu...
Phobia Attack: Courting Fear with Cortisol, the Stress Hormone
While Robert Bruce renewed his motivation to fight setbacks after watching a spider weave its web, after falling to the ground many a time, // there are quite a few of us , who cannot look a spider in the eye, let alone fathom its mastery over the web ! If creeps and spiders make you run a mile, he...
Prop. 8 Challenged in Federal Court; Ted Olson & David Boies to Argue Case
...oies has taught courses at New York University Law School and Cardozo Law School.
Mr. Boies is the author of numerous publications including courting
Justice , published by Miramax in 2004 and Public Control of Business (co-authored with Paul Verkuil), published by Little Brown in 1977.
A Full and Long Life, Despite Diabetes
...ping me that anyone ever could," Cleveland said.
Ruth Cleveland said her husband initially kept his diabetes a secret from her when they were first courting
more than 60 years ago, due to the stigma then attached to the disease.
"He claims he was afraid to tell me, afraid that I wouldn't want to continu...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet: October 1, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, Sept. 24).
...www.msnbc.msn.com/id/20920344/site/newsweek/ POLITICS: "The Miracle Workers" (p. 34). Washington Correspondent Eve
Conant reports that Democrats are courting
evangelicals in an effort to win
over a constituency that has been solidly Republican for a quarter century.
They are hoping to take advantage of deep...
Homosexuality, drug abuse increasing HIV in India: study
... the epidemics of cities such as Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi."
As in case of risk through homosexuality, the global report points to continued courting
of danger by drug addicts using injectable substances.
The HIV/AIDS Update points out that in Chennai, 31 percent of injecting drug users were f...
Courting Couples Use Valentine’s Day Threat to Their Advantag
...n lovers by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the Shiv Sena.
The move is now being welcomed by courting
couples, who are thanking the moral police for adding velocity to Cupid's arrows.
"It is indeed good news. We must thank them for being concerned...
Obesity better handled with gastric bypass surgery
...n approved the gastric bypass procedure for patients with at least 45 kg excess weight. Since then, hospitals and doctors across the country have been courting
potential patients, especially those paying for the operation themselves.
It is however not without complications. About 25 percent of patients ...
Courting in Biological News
Nematode courting caught on camera
Researchers studying the nervous control of nematode mating behavior have produced video footage of a male worm preparing to mate with a hermaphrodite. Writing in the open access journal BMC Biology , Allyson Whittaker and Paul Sternberg from the California Institute of Technology investigated th...
Male seahorses like big mates
... Individuals of both sexes were presented with potential mating partners of different sizes. Mating preferences were quantified in terms of time spent courting
each potential partner.
Mattle and Wilson found striking differences in courtship behavior between male and female seahorses, with choosy males and...
Not 1, but 2 kinds of males found in the invasive round goby
...nd attracting females while providing care can be difficult, males in some species have found a sneakier way to mate, Marentette explains. Instead of courting
females and protecting the young, some males will parasitize the courtship and sometimes the parenting duties of conventional males. They do this by s...
Why you can't hurry love
...diately, but instead requires the male to wait for an indeterminate time before she agrees to mate with him. During this time, the male may give up on courting
"Bad males give up at some random time if the female has not by then mated with them, but good males are more persistent and do not gi...
The birds of Spain, in a digital ornithological encyclopedia
...motion, with discussions on energy budgets, flightless birds and their adaptation to the aquatic medium.
Other themes covered are feeding behavior, courting
and birdsong, nesting, hatching and chicks, and migration (its origin, navigation systems, flight techniques, etc.). The historic relationship between...
It's a unisex brain with specific signals that trigger 'male' behavior
...sponsible for sex differences in behavior.
The researchers showed that a courting
song and dance routine that only male flies naturally perform one wing is ...brain cells, the researchers first identified which nerve cells control the courting
behavior in males. Next, they showed that the cells were present and functi...
With fruit fly sex, researchers find mind-body connection
...eed, see a doublesex influence. Doublesex helped the males act macho during courting
?chasing females, shaking their wings to "sing" love songs, tapping or lick...he "mind" and "body" pathways. Retained acts in both sexes, repressing male courting
behavior and boosting female receptivity. Fruitless and doublesex act toget...
Fighting like a girl or boy determined by gene in fruit flies
...teins do not court females, and they sometimes court males, other research groups have shown. Females with a male version of the gene perform the male courting
ritual with other females.
The same gene directs another sex-specific behavior ?fighting patterns, the new study shows. Female fighting, for exam...
Courting in Biological Technology
Conference will focus on financing of early-stage ventures
...nar, "Venture-Readiness Tools For Commercialization Success," on what companies can do to assess and improve their business plans, whether it involves courting
capital sources or simply determining their own product plans and overall direction.
Price said that many early-stage companies in search of capita...
Madison biotech continues its climb
...nvestment Partners, LLC, and it secured a technology venture fund loan from the Wisconsin Department of Commerce.
The next step is to grow sales by courting
a new market.
The instruments GWC developed were well suited for the life sciences marketplace, but cultivating that market has been slow and diffi...
Cash-rich TomoTherapy has no plans for IPO
...ion therapy technology based on the innovations of University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers, is riding high.
So high that it can take its time courting
The company, which recently completed an $8.2 million expansion project to quadruple its current production and test volumes, has no i...
Leadership insights from co-founder of Yesmail
...o lead people is to empower them and make them feel they are part of something bigger; if you lose that, sell the company."
"Engender ownership by courting
input from your staff. I don't tell our people what to do; I ask them what we should do."
"A business really has two customers: its clients and it...
Milwaukee could be wireless in 18 months
...month window for Midwest Fiber Networks to complete installation work on the city's wireless Internet service.
After months of indecision and the courting
of other prospective vendors such as EarthLink and Cellnet , Mayor Tom Barrett decided to sign a contract allowing locally owned Midwest Fiber acce...
Doyle outlines spending for Medical College, UWM
...echnologies, and eventually could become the home of the Biomedical Technology Alliance of Southeast Wisconsin.
UWM Chancellor Carlos Santiago is courting
investors to fund two new research campuses - one for an engineering school and one for advanced automation research and teaching - away from the univ...
NimbleGen to discontinue IPO after Roche's $272.5 million acquisition
...'s biotechnology industry, noting that state officials have been trying to attract a global pharmaceutical company.
Leonhart cited the state's courting
of Abbott Labs , which has acquired 500 acres of land in the Kenosha County communities of Pleasant Prairie and Bristol, but has yet to officially an...
Courting in Biological Definition
... continuously but is either entirely present or entirely absent. This might be a distinctively shaped seed pod, an extra primary feather, a particular courting
behaviour, or a clearly different DNA sequence.
Sometimes it is not possible to isolate a single difference between species, and several factors ...