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2011-07-05 05:25:00

Australian plans to kill feral camels that inhabit the wilderness on the grounds that their flatulence adds to global warming has come under attack by the word’s association of camel scientists.

2011-06-27 13:49:00

The Scientific Record Shows That Taking Menthol Off The Market Would Benefit Public Health So Why Wait? WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Legacy President and CEO, Cheryl G.

2011-06-09 00:00:30

Leading electronic cigarette review website, ElectronicCigaretteSale.net, announces the release of a new South Beach Smoke e cigarette review including new discount coupons and free shipping specials for consumers. (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Over the past year, electronic cigarettes have grown from a little known fad, to a mainstream alternative to traditional tobacco cigarettes.

2011-04-29 13:25:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, a subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI), has issued the following: "R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company wins complete defense verdict in Missouri hospitals lawsuit." Go to R.J.

2011-04-19 14:50:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds American Inc.

2011-03-18 11:46:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, a subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI), has issued the following statement: "R.J. Reynolds looks forward to participating in further review of menthol cigarettes by FDA." Go to R.J.

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2011-03-15 09:25:00

The use of menthol cigarettes among teenagers, especially African-American and Hispanic teens, is on the rise, and US health officials are said to be considering a ban on the mint-flavored tobacco products.

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2011-02-28 06:30:00

Reynolds and Lorillard, the second- and third-biggest US cigarette makers, filed suit to block the FDA from receiving recommendations from an advisory committee that the cigarette makers claim have conflicts of interest.

2011-02-03 06:36:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds American Inc.

2010-12-20 13:17:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) It is good news for the communities involved that R.J.


Latest Camel Reference Libraries

Llama, Lama glama
2012-09-19 14:36:11

Llama, Lama glama The llama (Lama glama) is a domesticated camelid from South America. It is often used as a pack animal or for meat by Andean cultures. Its hair is used to make clothing and handicrafts. The course outer hair is typically used to make lead ropes, rugs, and wall hangings, and the fibers can come in many colors ranging from black to reddish brown to white. Because of transportation and trade of this species, there are now more than 158,000 llamas and 100,000 alpacas in...

Dromedary Camel, Camelus dromedarius
2012-08-24 14:19:35

The dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius), also known as the Arabian camel, is a completely domesticated species that appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Domesticated”. It is thought that when wild, its native range was mainly in the Arabian Peninsula. It can now be found in South Asia, North Africa, and the Middle East. The only dromedary camels that display wild behaviors are the population of feral camels in Australia, which were introduced in 1840. It prefers a...

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2007-10-22 10:42:28

The vicuña (Vicugna vicugna), is a camelid species native to South America. They are most commonly found in Bolivia, Peru, Chile, and northwest Argentina. Peru has the largest number. Bolivia has great number of wild vicuñas in the Southwestern side of the country. It lives in the high alpine regions of the Andes. Vicuñas live in the grass lands and plains in the mountain regions at an altitude of 4,000 to 5,500 meters (13000 to 18000 feet). The vicuña is considered more...

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2007-08-14 12:56:55

The Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus), is a large even-toed ungulate native to the steppes of eastern Asia. The Bactrian camel has two humps on its back, in contrast to the Dromedary, also known as the Arabian camel, which has one. For a memory aid the B of Bactrian can be imagined as a graphic of two humps and the D of Dromedary can be imagined as a graphic of one hump. Nearly all of the estimated 1.4 million Bactrian Camels alive today are domesticated, but in October 2002 the...

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