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2012-02-25 08:00:00

The LUYS Education Foundation of Armenia enlisted world-famous composer Tod Machover to lead groups of children in Boston and Armenia to compose music with the help of groundbreaking technology from the MIT Media Lab. “Hearing these exciting new pieces by young people," says Machover, "renews my conviction that anyone can create original, valuable music.” Cambridge, MA and Yerevan, Armenia (PRWEB) February 25, 2012 The opulent Armenian Opera Theater in the heart of...

2012-02-23 08:00:00

Initially based in United Kingdom Fast Media Company is happy to announce that a new branch of the company has already been opened in Armenian, Yerevan. London, UK (PRWEB) February 23, 2012 “We have been planning to open a new branch of our company for a long time and have been looking for a best place for that purpose. The decision was made after months of discussions. Armenia is a developing country and we want to have our own investment in its development and opened a branch there...

2011-06-29 08:18:00

YEREVAN, Armenia, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tumo Center for Creative Technologies announces a Grand Opening on Sunday, August 14, 2011. Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia visited Tumo for a private tour on Tuesday, June 28, 2011. The Minister of Education and Science, Armen Ashotyan, and the Mayor of Yerevan, Karen Karapetyan, accompanied the President. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110629/DA27810) Tumo's initial program will introduce students, ages...

2011-04-07 12:40:00

An elderly Georgian woman accidentally sliced through an underground cable and cut off Internet services to all of neighboring Armenia on Wednesday, reports the Guardian. The 75-year-old woman had been digging for the metal not far from the capital Tbilisi when she damaged the fiber-optic cable on March 28. Georgia provides 90 percent of Armenia's Internet, and the woman knocked the country's 3.2 million people offline.  Television pictures showed reporters at a news agency in the...

Latest Armenia Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 08:59:22

Symbol: TEAR60 Group: Lichen Family: Bacidiaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   LEAR23 Lecidea armeniaca (DC.) Fr. Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Bacidiaceae Genus   Tephromela M. Choisy – tephromela lichen Species   Tephromela armeniaca (DC.) Hertel &...

2007-10-23 17:27:13

The Caucasian Squirrel or Persian Squirrel (Sciurus anomalus), is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found throughout Armenia,Azerbaijan, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and Turkey. It is naturally found to thrive in temperate forests.

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Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'