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Bumblebees Able To Spot Which Flowers Offer Best Rewards

Bumblebees Able To Spot Which Flowers Offer Best Rewards

University of Exeter Bumblebees are able to connect differences in pollen quality with floral features, like petal color, and so land only on the flowers that offer the best rewards, according to a new study by researchers at the University of...

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2014-07-30 23:01:15

Specially designed to clean thoroughly without damaging the skin or upsetting its natural pH balance. Montrose, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 No Tox Body-Home-Life announced today its newest facial cleanser for sensitive skin. Their Charcoal Facial Bar is specially designed to remove dirt while not drying out the face and neck. “Most commercial soaps contain detergents, which strip natural protection from the skin, and synthetic moisturizers, to attempt to reverse that damage,” says Sandee...

2014-07-30 08:28:26

90 lbs. of Bison, 60 lbs. of Chicken and 120 Paleo Coconut Cakes, Oh My! BOCA RATON, Fla., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh Meal Plan, Florida's fastest growing at-home meal delivery company, is lifting the veil on what NFL players really eat. In this case, the Miami Dolphins menu is in the spotlight, as the team's first scrimmage is scheduled for August 3rd and Fresh Meal Plan (FMP), the team's official meal plan provider, is assisting them in getting physically primed to play...

2014-07-28 23:10:05

On July 22, Earth Circle Organics informed that Organic Carob Powder is recalled due to possible salmonella contamination. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Carob Powder. Earth Circle Organics, (River Canyon Retreat, Inc., dba)...

2014-07-24 23:00:34

BambooIndustry.com, an experienced bamboo product manufacturer, has recently released its bamboo carpet collection. Now, BambooIndustry.com is offering great discounts on all these new bamboo carpets. (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 BambooIndustry.com, an experienced bamboo product manufacturer, has recently released its bamboo carpet collection. Now, BambooIndustry.com is offering great discounts on all these new bamboo carpets. According to the sales manager of BambooIndustry.com, all its bamboo...

2014-07-23 23:15:23

BambooIndustry.com has recently unveiled its new collection of bamboo poles. Now, the high quality bamboo poles are available at a low price. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 BambooIndustry.com is an enterprise specializing in making the bamboo products. The professional supplier has recently unveiled its new collection of bamboo poles. Now, the high quality bamboo poles are available at a low price. “We are glad to announce our bamboo poles. All the new items are very affordable. Moreover, our...

2014-07-21 23:07:45

Beverage Startup Superleaf to Introduce an Aloe Vera Based Water on Kickstarter.com New York, NY (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Beverage startup Superleaf is launching an aloe vera based water called Detox Water (http://www.detoxwater.com) to help everyone stay healthy and hydrated everyday. Detox Water is not a raw juice, nor is it just another flavored water. In fact, Superleaf founder Kenneth Park created Detox Water to combine the best of both worlds—a low-calorie, low-sugar beverage as...

2014-07-21 23:07:01

BambooIndustry.com is a professional bamboo product manufacturer. It has recently releases its new outdoor bamboo deckings to expand the market. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 BambooIndustry.com is a professional bamboo product manufacturer. It has recently released its new outdoor bamboo deckings to expand the market. Also, all the company’s outdoor bamboo deckings are now offered at discounted prices (up to 70% off) at the moment. “We are excited to release our new bamboo deckings. All the...

2014-07-21 23:00:17

BambooIndustry.com, one of the leading bamboo product manufacturers and retailers, has announced its new designs of distressed bamboo floorings. Recently, the company has decided to launch a promotion for these high quality items. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 BambooIndustry.com, one of the leading bamboo product manufacturers and retailers, has announced its new designs of distressed bamboo floorings. Recently, the company has decided to launch a promotion for these high quality items. All of...

2014-07-19 23:03:38

Recently, BambooIndustry.com, the reliable bamboo product manufacturer, has added a new assortment of elegant tiger bamboo floorings to its product line. Also, it has announced that all the new products are offered at promotional prices (up to 30 percent off). (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, the reliable bamboo product manufacturer, has added a new assortment of elegant tiger bamboo floorings to its product line. Also, it has announced that all the new products are...

2014-07-18 23:05:05

Recently, BambooIndustry.com, an experienced bamboo flooring company, has unveiled its new selection of vertical bamboo floorings for worldwide distributors. Now, all the company’s brand new floorings are available at low prices, up to 31 percent off. (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, an experienced bamboo flooring company, has unveiled its new selection of vertical bamboo floorings for worldwide distributors. Now, all the company’s brand new floorings are available...


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Western White Pine, Pinus monticola
2014-07-15 13:59:55

Western white pine (Pinus monticola) grows in the mountains of the western United States and Canada growing in the Rocky Mountains, The Sierra Nevada, the Cascade Range, as well as growing along the Coast. The pine is also known as silver pine or Idaho pine as it is that states tree. The Western White pine grows at different elevations depending on its region. In Canada it is found growing from sea level up to 3,940 feet and in Washington state it grows up to 6,070 feet above sea level. In...

Smooth-bark Mexican Pine, Pinus pseudostrobus
2014-07-15 13:42:04

Smooth-bark Mexican pine (Pinus pseudostrobus) grows near Northern El Salvador, the highlands in Guatemala, and West Honduras and central Mexico. This tree has also been introduced to New Zealand. Fifteen mature Mexican pines can be found in the Palo Verde County Park located in Imperial County, CA. This tree grows from heights of 65.6 feet to 131.2 feet and occasionally may reach 147.6 feet. It can be found growing from 4265 feet in elevation to 10,660 feet; although, this tree has done...

Montezuma Pine, Pinus montezumae
2014-07-15 13:27:17

Montezuma pine (Pinus montezumae) is native to Mexico and Central America and grows in the mountain ranges. This tree is known as ocote by the locals of Mexico. This tree has been planted successfully at mid altitudes in South Africa and Queensland, Australia, and at high altitudes in Kenya, Malawi, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Bolivia. Trees planted in New Zealand and New South Wales, Australia have done well at sea level. The Montezuma pine grows at 6,562-10,500 feet above sea level where...

Macedonian Pine, Pinus peuce
2014-07-15 13:08:24

Macedonian Pine (Pinus peuce) is native to Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, Montenegro, Kosovo, southwest Serbia, as well as the extreme north of Greece. This pine has been neutralized and grows in Eastern Finland. This pine grows best at altitudes between 3,281feet and 7,218 feet with a few growing as low as 1,969 feet and as high as 7,546 feet. This pine tolerates shade as well as extreme cold, and grows in rocky soils that are acidic and poor in nutrients. This tree grows to heights...

Japanese White Pine, Pinus parviflora
2014-07-15 12:15:14

Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora) is native to Japan and found growing in Kokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikaku; and South Korea, and Utsurio-To. The Japanese call it the Japanese five-needle pine. The Japanese White Pine grows from sea level up to 8,202 feet, but grows best between 3,281 feet and 4,921 feet. Dwarfism sets in when the trees grow above sub-alpine levels. This pine grows on steep, rocky slopes and prefers well-drained soils and full sun although it does not like intense...

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