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Fossil Discovery Identifies Earliest Evidence For Animals With Muscles

Sarah Collins, University of Cambridge A new fossil discovery identifies the earliest evidence for animals with muscles. An unusual new fossil discovery of one of the earliest animals on earth may also provide the oldest evidence of muscle...

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2014-08-31 23:02:56

Foodbuy to Exhibit at 2014 Canadian Resort Conference on September 23-24 Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 Procurement Services company, Foodbuy Canada, has confirmed as an exhibitor for the upcoming Canadian Resort Conference (CRC 2014) that is to be held September 23-24 in downtown Toronto, Canada. As an innovator in its field, Foodbuy is North America’s largest procurement organization supporting the foodservice industry across all markets. It provides a tailored approach to...

2014-08-31 08:20:52

Exhibition Commemorates the 29th Anniversary of the Discovery of the RMS Titanic's Wreck Site ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate 29 years since the discovery of the RMS Titanic's wreck site, on Monday, Sept. 1, visitors are invited to remember, explore and learn about the famous luxury liner inside Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Featuring hundreds of authentic artifacts, dramatic room recreations and hands-on interactive experiences, the exhibition honors the...

2014-08-30 23:01:53

Skyline Vacation Club Confirms Gold Sponsorship For CRC 2014 Orlando,Florida (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Skyline Vacation Club has confirmed a Gold level sponsorship for the Canadian Resort Conference (CRC 2014) that is to be held September 23-24 in Toronto, Canada. Skyline Vacation Club, a newly launched brand of Toronto based Skyline International Development Inc., provides its members’ access to a unique collection of resorts and boutique hotels that offer more than just a place to...

2014-08-30 23:00:46

Dan Sawatzky's company–Imagination Corporation–creates a land of whimsical wonder with concrete, colors, and creativity. Just completed is the Cultus Lake Adventure Park in B.C, Canada, and it has opened to rave reviews. Morris, ILLINOIS (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Dan Sawatzky of Imagination Corporation in Chilliwack, B.C. Canada has a company mantra: “We simply do not do things like everyone else.” That may sound a bit lofty, maybe overstated, but after a few minutes of taking...

2014-08-30 12:20:58

-- LCZ696 mortality benefit exceeded what was achieved with enalapril, an ACE-inhibitor, when replacing enalapril combined with current treatment regimen for HF-REF1 -- Study showed significantly more HF-REF patients on LCZ696 regimen were alive and had fewer hospitalizations than those given enalapril regimen1 -- Heart failure affects more than 600,000 Canadians18 and is responsible for 9 per...

2014-08-30 08:20:46

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada and JYSK have again joined forces to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics programs across Canada. From August 30 to September 30, 2014, JYSK customers will be able to make in-store donations during this year's Champions Start at Home campaign. Now in their 10(th) year of support, JYSK will promote the importance of Special Olympics programs for individuals with an intellectual disability in communities throughout Canada....

2014-08-29 23:11:19

In an upcoming workshop for health professionals in September, Toronto doctors Lynda and Michael Thompson will share their expertise in the field of neurofeedback. The use of neurofeedback has gained in popularity in recent years and in 2012 the American Academy of Pediatrics rated it as a level 1 treatment for ADHD. London, England (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 From Sept. 29-Oct. 3, 2014, Drs. Lynda and Michael Thompson will be presenting a workshop on Neurofeedback Fundamentals in beautiful...

2014-08-29 23:10:50

A recent survey of MAX! Canadian Healthy Vending Machine operators across Canada revealed a picture of the products that most appeal to Canadian consumers seeking nutritious snacks and refreshment at their healthy vending centres. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Canadian Healthy Vending, the largest healthy vending machine manufacturer in Canada, recently completed its annual survey of its 200 operators from every region of the country. A picture emerged of the products that appeal...

2014-08-29 23:07:30

Toronto based APEXA Corp., subsidiary of LOGiQ³, offers insight and unveils its official brand Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Expert provider of life insurance and reinsurance consulting, outsourcing and training services, LOGiQ³, officially announces the name and brand of its subsidiary corporation: APEXA Corp., the solution for higher standardization, connectivity and confidence in contracting and compliance for the Canadian life insurance industry. The APEXA...

2014-08-29 16:24:37

September 1 to 4, 2014 High-Level Dialogue Galvanizes Action to Improve Food Security through Research, Innovation, and the Wisdom of Local Farmers ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - A broad cross-section of women's groups, youth, government officials, farming organizations, private sector representatives, and researchers have gathered at the Research to Feed Africa High-Level Policy Dialogue in Ethiopia to track progress and inspire action to address critical food...


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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