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2015-04-30 12:37:16

Accolades include Best Renovation of an Existing Product; Best Package and Offering of Amenities; and Best New Development Over 300 Beds AUSTIN, Texas, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/

2015-04-30 12:30:26

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2015-04-14 08:26:35

Premiere Issue of Life Science Compliance Update Delivers Concise Analysis of Today's Most Pressing Regulatory Issues COLUMBIA, Md., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's highly

2015-04-10 12:26:20

- Universal Pictures Earns Most Nominations By Studio as Fox, Lionsgate, Warner Bros., Disney Round Out The Top 5 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-02 23:08:49

Argus Radiology – Personalizing TeleRadiology - is a Joint Commission Accredited, radiologist owned and operated, teleradiology company with average turnaround times (preliminary reports) under

2015-04-02 12:35:56

Four aquaculture projects highlight round COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Maryland

2015-03-30 08:30:50

Co-Inventors Robert Langer, Sc.D. and William Crowley, M.D. join as Strategic Advisors to Columbia BOSTON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc.

2015-03-26 23:05:44

Join the South Carolina Aquarium for a Delicious Good Catch Dinner at Gervais & Vine Charleston, S.C.

2015-03-25 08:31:50

xG Health shares Geisinger Success and Experience COLUMBIA, Md., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 12th Annual World Health Conference convenes from March 22nd to March 25th, in Washington,

2015-03-24 08:42:53

WALLDORF, Germany, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than 75 years, Columbia Sportswear Company (NASDAQ:COLM)


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Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Geologic Clock With Events And Periods
2012-11-18 19:08:04

The Paleoproterozoic is the first of three subdivisions of the Proterozoic Eon (occurring from 2.5 billion to 1.6 billion years ago (Ga). This period is marked by the first stabilization of the continents, and also when cyanobacteria--a type of bacteria that uses biochemical processes of photosynthesis to produce oxygen--evolved. Experts have found paleontological evidence that during at least part of the Paleoproterozoic era, about 1.8 Ga, the earth year was about 450 days long, with days...

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COBU6 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers....

2012-06-18 05:29:47

Symbol: COLUM3 Group: Dicot Family: Tiliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Malvales Family   Tiliaceae – Linden family Genus   Columbia Pers.

2012-06-18 08:50:05

Symbol: BRVU Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BRVU2 Bromopsis vulgaris (Hook.) Holub   BRVUE Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. eximius Shear   BRVUR Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear var. robustus Shear Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, ID, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY Classification:      ...

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coruscant
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
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