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  ScienceDaily: About This Site
Psoriasis Linked To Diabetes And Serious Cardiovascular Condition (April 18, 2007) -- Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition characterized by thick, red, scaly plaques that itch and sometimes bleed, causing considerable discomfort and emotional stress for patients.
Amur Leopard Still On The Brink Of Extinction, Scientists Say (April 18, 2007) -- A new census of the world's most endangered cat, the Amur or Far Eastern leopard, shows that as few as 25 to 34 are left in the wild, renewing fears for the future of the species.
Cup Feeding Not Recommended As A Method Of Supplementation In Breast-feeding Infants (April 18, 2007) -- Newborn infants who are cup-fed as at least part of their feeding regime, are more likely to be exclusively breast-fed when they leave hospital, but are no more likely to be breast-fed three or six...
www.sciencedaily.com /about.htm   (1343 words)

  
  1955 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
April 5 - Winston Churchill resigns as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
April 12 - The Salk polio vaccine is introduced.
April 18 - Imre Nagy, Premier of Hungary, is ousted for being too moderate.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1955   (2037 words)

  
 April 18, 2006: America's Step Off the Nuclear Edge - by Jorge Hirsch
Since April 18, 2006, America has been illegally and immorally threatening to use its weapons of mass destruction against a state that is not known with certitude to possess any weapons of mass destruction, to prevent that state from
Since April 18, 2006, America has shattered the legal and moral basis of all international agreements relating to arms control and nonproliferation to which it is a party, and indeed has punctured the legal and moral basis for the United Nations itself.
The "unequivocal, unconditional, immediate, and specific" Bush nuclear threat is the April 18 statement together with the myriad of documents, speeches, and initiatives on nuclear policy and nuclear weapons by the administration in the last five years [1],
www.antiwar.com /hirsch/?articleid=8980   (2983 words)

  
 THE GREAT QUAKE: 1906-2006 / City getting ready for the big day -- April 18 / Fire Department organizing many events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
April 18, in all its glory, has even managed to become political.
While there may be famous guest appearances and show tunes sung, April 18 will "have all appropriate solemnity," promised Lee Houskeeper who, along with Sapienza, has helped organize the Lotta's Fountain event for many years.
For her, April 18 is not a time for costume balls or Val Diamond, but a time that deserves a somber recognition.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2006/03/16/BAG5VHP2VP1.DTL   (2183 words)

  
 Today in History - April 18 - Boston.com
Today is Tuesday, April 18, the 108th day of 2006.
One hundred years ago, on April 18, 1906, a devastating earthquake struck San Francisco, followed by raging fires.
Five years ago: U.S. and Chinese diplomats began two days of talks over the April 1 collision involving a U.S. spy plane after Beijing and Washington staked out opposing positions on who was to blame for the incident.
www.boston.com /news/history/articles/2006/04/17/today_in_history___april_18   (476 words)

  
 April 18 - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
apríl fr:18 avril fy:18 april gl:18 de abril ko:4월 18일 hr:18.
Abrëll li:18 april hu:Április 18 mk:18 април nl:18 april ja:4月18日 no:18.
april oc:18 d'abril pl:18 kwietnia pt:18 de Abril ro:18 aprilie ru:18 апреля se:Cuoŋománu 18.
www.voyager.in /April_18   (1125 words)

  
 April 18 Encyclopedia Article @ BareHands.com (Bare Hands)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
1988 - U.S. launches Operation Praying Mantis against Iranian naval forces in retaliation for the April 14 mining of the USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG-58) in the Persian Gulf during Operation Earnest Will.
The one-day action is the world's largest naval battle since World War II.
April 17 - April 19 - March 18 - May 18 – listing of all days
www.barehands.com /encyclopedia/April_18   (1054 words)

  
 Meet The Beatles - April 18, 2005
Fab Four's 1965 concert rider was a study in modesty, restraint
APRIL 18--Any TSG visitor knows that we delight in publishing documents detailing the ostentatious demands of rock bands and piggy Hollywood stars.
Well, we'd like to direct Sharon Stone, Jennifer Lopez, and Christina Aguilera to the below concert rider, a study in modesty from The Beatles.
www.thesmokinggun.com /archive/0418051beatles1.html   (105 words)

  
 2006 April 18
According to Bloglines/Ask in July 2005 there were about 1.12 Million feeds that really matter, which is based on the feeds subscribed by all the users on Bloglines.
A study of the feeds on bloglines in April 2005 showed that there were about 32,415 public subscribers and their feeds accounted for 1,059,140 public feed subscriptions.
You are currently browsing the UMBC eBiquity weblog archives for the day Tuesday, April 18th, 2006.
ebiquity.umbc.edu /blogger/2006/04/18   (520 words)

  
 April 18:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
April 18 is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
winelib.com /wiki/April_18   (1498 words)

  
 By-Lion -- April 18, 2005
The summit was a follow up to programs sponsored previously by Landrieu, including the Fastest Growing Parishes/Smart Growth Summit I last year in New Orleans and a smart growth presentation she chaired at the 2004 Louisiana Municipal Association Conference.
April 22 is the deadline for banquet reservations.
On Monday, April 11, the students from both classes visited campus to launch their rockets.
www.selu.edu /NewsEvents/PublicInfoOffice/bl4-18-05.html   (6249 words)

  
 Cardinals to meet April 18 to elect new pope | Chron.com - Houston Chronicle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Cardinals to meet April 18 to elect new pope
VATICAN CITY — The College of Cardinals today set April 18 as the date for the historic start of the conclave to elect a successor to Pope John Paul II, as the Vatican made final arrangements for the funeral that is expected to draw millions of pilgrims and world leaders to Rome.
Navarro-Valls said the cardinals would celebrate a morning Mass on April 18, then be sequestered in the Sistine Chapel in the early afternoon to start the conclave.
www.chron.com /disp/story.mpl/pope/3121286.html   (1213 words)

  
 Crop Watch, April 18, 2003

By spreading out the planting dates, harvest dates are also spread, allowing producers to combine their soybeans at more favorable grain moisture contents, reducing losses from harvesting and marketing over-dried beans.
Leaf rust, as of early April, was found only in trace amounts; however, it could increase rapidly with rain and warmer weather.
For the week ending April 13 the wheat, alfalfa, and pastures benefited from the improved moisture supplies, but fieldwork was slowed due to wet soil conditions, according to USDA's Nebraska Agricultural Statistics Service.
cropwatch.unl.edu /archives/2003/crop03-6.htm   (6490 words)

  
 ....wow... | MetaFilter
What an amazing thing to put all that time and money into it when they could have gone the easy and cheap route and put some shots of a car going around a hilly course to some new techno music.
Amazing that the article doesn't give credit to Peter Fischli's 1987 film The Way Things Go, of which the commercial is, at many points, an almost shot-by-shot recreation of, just with different props (although many of them, like the tires and bearings, are the same and are used the same way).
According to this article, the advertisement was actually shot it two one minute halves, and then melded together when the exhaust pipe rolls across the floor.
www.metafilter.com /mefi/25198   (901 words)

  
 Sports - April 18, 2000
On March 18, Simons and the Hoyas returned to Princeton for an early-season meeting with the Tigers.
Pleased with the early results, Sailor knows that her team's play in April will be critical for postseason seeding.
She is counting on the development of young players and leadership from her few remaining veterans, including midfielders Shaner, Jen Alexander '00, and Hilary Maddox '00; defender Molly Hall '00; and goalie Laura Field '00, to propel the team down the stretch.
www.princeton.edu /~paw/archive_old/PAW99-00/14-0419/0419sptx.html   (1690 words)

  
 MWP Newsletter for April 5-18, 2002
Tickets are $8 for adults, $6.50 for seniors, $5.50 for children under 18, and $4.50 for UM students.
April 18: University Museums, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, 12:00 noon.
April 18-20: Fulton Chapel Auditorium, The University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, 8:00 p.m.
www.olemiss.edu /mwp/news/nl/2002/0405.html   (3908 words)

  
 Doolittle Raid on Japan, 18 April 1942
The April 1942 air attack on Japan, launched from the aircraft carrier Hornet and led by Lieutenant Colonel James H.
However, before dawn on 18 April, enemy picket boats were encountered much further east than expected.
Spurred by Combined Fleet commander Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, they also resolved to eliminate the risk of any more such raids by the early destruction of America's aircraft carriers, a decision that led them to disaster at the Battle of Midway a month and a half later.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/events/wwii-pac/misc-42/dooltl.htm   (938 words)

  
 Bartelme Design | Wallpaper Devkit 3
April 18, 2007 at 10:01 AM A Tutorial for this would be great.
April 18, 2007 at 05:19 PM This should go peachy on my new monitor at work.
April 29, 2007 at 12:37 PM Schönes Wallpaper, gut realisiert und wirkt harmonisch.
www.bartelme.at /journal/archive/wallpaper_devkit_3   (813 words)

  
 April 17-18, 2001 Aurora Gallery
The shock wave was generated on Easter Sunday (April 15th) when a powerful
Arsenault captured these pictures from the Prince Edward Island National Park at the Anne of Green Gables House and at
Richard: "The one with the school in the foreground was shot under light polluted suburban skies, I saw this display right through the bright street lights!" Photo details: 28mm lens at f/2.5, 20-30 secs using Kodak Supra 800 film April 17, 2001
www.spaceweather.com /aurora/gallery_17apr01.html   (270 words)

  
 April 18   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
On April 21, 2005, I will be introducing the Native American Veterans Home Loan Act.
It is an honor for me to introduce this legislation and help Native American veterans achieve home ownership.
If you wish to be an original cosponsor the Native American Veterans Home Loan Act of 2005 please contact Leif Oveson in my office at 202-225-2801, by noon on April 21, 2005.
veterans.house.gov /democratic/dc/109th/herseth/4-18-05herseth.htm   (335 words)

  
 Today in history - April 18 - Boston.com
Today is Wednesday, April 18, the 108th day of 2007.
On April 18, 1906, a devastating earthquake struck San Francisco, followed by raging fires; estimates of the final death toll stood at more than 3,600.
In 1775, several post riders set out to warn colonists of the British attack that started the American Revolution.
www.boston.com /news/world/europe/articles/2007/04/18/today_in_history___april_18   (502 words)

  
 Today in History: April 18
At 5:12 A.M. on April 18, 1906, an 8.3 magnitude earthquake struck San Francisco.
Three Years After the Quake, San Francisco, California, April 1909.
Search on San Francisco earthquake in Taking the Long View, 1851-1991 to find more photographs of San Francisco around the time of the 1906 earthquake and fire.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/apr18.html   (343 words)

  
 At Home April 18
Monday, April 18 --- Lisa Wagner, S.C. Botanical Garden education director, and Wendy Farnum, Garden volunteer, visit the Hosta Garden and discuss how to successfully grow Hostas.
Thursday, April 21--As part of the "Women at Clemson for 50 Years" celebration, Mandy Ticknor, Clemson University communications major, talks with Beth Kunkel, Clemson University food science and human nutrition professor, about how to eat out and still stay on a healthy diet.
Friday, April 22 --Answering a request from a viewer, we re-run Breakfat Bars with Melissa Cason and Sergio Montenegro, Penn. State nutritionist.
www.clemson.edu /psamedia/2005/athomeapril18.htm   (395 words)

  
 Catholic World News : Conclave to open April 18
Vatican, Apr. 6, 2005 (CWNews.com) - The College of Cardinals will open a conclave on April 18 to choose the 265th Pope.
In a public announcement on Wednesday afternoon, April 6, the Vatican press office reported that the cardinals had chosen the date for the conclave during their fourth general congregation earlier the same day.
The conclave will begin at 10 in the morning of April 18, the Vatican spokesman continued.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=36327   (353 words)

  
 Malone College : April 18, 2005
April 19 (Tue.) - Softball at Seton Hill (PA) University; 3:00 p.m.
April 22 (Fri.) - Men's Tennis home against Roberts Wesleyan (NY) College; 3:00 p.m.
April 23 (Sat.) - Baseball at Tiffin University; 1:00 p.m.
www.malone.edu /4229   (1648 words)

  
 Your Day April 18
Dr. Gary Melton, director of the Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life (IFNL) at Clemson University talks with Dr. Linda Merriam of the Riley Child Development and Family Learning Center and Dottie Campbell, Family Support Coordinator.
Kim Granner of the SC Children’s Theatre and Upstate actor Michael Craig give us a preview of “Charlie and the Little Splash,” a 15 minute fl light puppet theatre performance, sponsored by Fluor Corporation and held in the Peace Center Gunter Theatre on Sunday April 24th at 2:00, 3:00, 4:00 and 5:00, free of charge.
Host Libby Hoyle, Clemson Extension food and nutrition specialist in the Clemson University Department of Packaging Science, is joined by registered dietician Dottie Ryan of the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association (SUDIA).
www.clemson.edu /psamedia/2005/yourdayapril18.htm   (491 words)

  
 KARACHI: Class X exams from April 18 -DAWN - Local; March 24, 2006
According to a notification, examinations for regular and private candidates of the General group will be held in the morning shift from 9am to 12noon, while those of the Science group will be held from 2pm to 5 pm.
The notification added that there will be English (Compulsory) Paper I for Class X of Science group and English (Compulsory) Paper II for General group on April 18.
The board has asked the heads of recognized secondary schools to send their representatives with authority letters to collect the cards on the given dates from the BSE Conference Hall from 9.30am to 4pm.
www.dawn.com /2006/03/24/local6.htm   (342 words)

  
 NucNews - April 18, 2002
WASHINGTON, April 17 - Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld reaffirmed his support today for the battle plan used to flush Taliban and Al Qaeda fighters last year from the mountains of Tora Bora in Afghanistan, and denied reports that the administration had concluded that Osama bin Laden was there but was able to escape.
Hanssen, the 27-year FBI agent who pleaded guilty to espionage charges and is now co-operating with federal prosecutors in assessing the damage he caused, went undetected while making extensive use of the bureau's computerized case management systems to deliver secret documents to his Russian handlers.
Arrested by FBI agents Feb. 18, 2001, he was indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of selling U.S. intelligence secrets to the Soviet Union and Russia beginning in October 1985.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2002nn/0204nn/020418nn.htm   (20802 words)

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