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2014-02-28 23:32:19

Canary Labs is privileged to be named in Pennsylvania Business Central's Top 100 Organizations List. Martinsburg, Pennsyvania (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Out of over 65,000 eligible candidates, Canary Labs was recently chosen to be on Pennsylvania Business Central’s Top 100 Organizations list. Canary Labs was founded in 1985 by Gary and Ed Stern, who sought to create software that would provide solutions to companies as well as create more efficiency in a variety of different...

2010-12-13 13:05:58

The Egyptian vulture population of the Canary Islands was established following the arrival of the first human settlers who brought livestock to the islands. A genetic comparison of Iberian and Canarian birds, published in the open access journal BMC Evolutionary Biology, found that the Egyptian vulture population in the Canary Islands was likely established around 2500 years ago "“ around the same time as humans began to colonise the islands. Rosa Agudo worked with a team of...


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2007-10-26 12:43:27

The Blue Chaffinch (Fringilla teydea), is a small passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. This bird lives mainly in mountain Canary Island Pine (Pinus canariensis) forests on Tenerife and Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands. However it can also be found in bushy areas. Its preference is for habitat at around 3600-6600 feet, but it will descend lower in bad weather. The Blue Chaffinch structurally resembles a large Chaffinch with a thicker bill, but the breeding male is...

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2007-10-24 15:48:09

The Wild Canary (Serinus canaria), sometimes called the Island Canary, Atlantic Canary, or just Canary, is a small bird in the finch family. It is native to the Azores, the Canary Islands, and Madeira. This bird was named after the Canary Islands, not vice-versa. Its habitat is semi-open areas such as orchards and copses. This is not the same bird as the domesticated pet canary. The Wild Canary is 4.9-5.3 inches long with a wingspan of 7.9-9.0 inches. It weighs between 0.5 and 0.7 ounces....

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2005-06-14 12:26:26

The Eastern or American Goldfinch (Carduelis tristis) is a typical North American seed-eating member of the finch (Fringillidae) family. Also known as the Wild Canary, it averages 11 cm in length and breeds across southern Canada from British Columbia to Newfoundland and through most of the United States north of the Gulf States. It prefers trees in open places, such as those found in orchards and along roadsides. As winter approaches, the goldfinch moves short distances towards the south....

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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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