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Provided by Heather Amos, University of British Columbia Large numbers of fish will disappear from the tropics by 2050, finds a new University of British Columbia study that examined the impact of climate change on fish stocks. The study...

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2014-10-18 23:01:40

MillionaireCasket.com, one of the most popular casket manufacturers in the global market, has released its new collection of infant caskets for worldwide distributors. (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 MillionaireCasket.com, one of the most popular casket manufacturers in the global market, has released its new collection of infant caskets for worldwide distributors. Also, the supplier has announced an ash casket promotion. Now, all its brand new items come with a discounted price, up to 30% off....

2014-10-17 23:07:53

Latest tech accessory dresses up bland fitness bands, making them appropriate to wear for any occasions, without interfering with their fitness tracking. Williamsburg, Virginia (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Tracking exercise, sleep and diet with a fitness tracker is catching on and millions of fitness wristbands have been sold. Other than a choice of colors, most fitness bands look very utilitarian, leading to what a recent WSJ article termed "Missed-Step Regret". According to the...

2014-10-17 23:05:13

Passionate guest speaker David Schnurman will be joined by his father Alan Schnurman on stage, exclusively at Sarder Conference NY, New York (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 David Schnurman, CEO of FurtherEd.com, will be a featured speaker at the upcoming Sarder Conference: Customer on November 4, 2014 at Microsoft's office in Times Square, NY. The conference also includes business leaders and titans of industry, such as Ira Neimark, award-winning author and former CEO of Bergdorf Goodman,...

2014-10-17 23:05:01

DressesOnlineShops.co.uk has recently announced its new collection of chiffon evening dresses, and launched a chiffon evening outfit promotion. (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 After doubling the size of its workforce, DressesOnlineShops.co.uk, the leading global provider of women's dresses, knew it could no longer wait to expand its market share in the international market. It has recently announced its new collection of chiffon evening dresses, and launched a chiffon evening outfit...

2014-10-17 16:23:06

DAKAR, Senegal, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 15th Francophonie Summit On 29 and 30 November, 2014, International Conference Centre, Dakar, Senegal For over a year, experts and members of Senegalese civil society have been mobilised in planning the scheduled programme of the 15th Francophonie Summit, which will focus on the topics selected during the previous Kinshasa Summit, "Women and Young People in the Francophone World:...

2014-10-17 08:27:10

Renowned online fashion store Milanoo has just announced the start of their new promotional campaign on the company's collection of fashionable boots. This lucrative promotion will provide 30% discount on select items before its end on the 30th of October. CHENGDU, China, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted online fashion shop Milanoo has hit the headlines once again by launching an attractive sales promotion. This deal is valid on select items from the company's huge collection of...

2014-10-16 23:09:11

Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, a professional casket company, has released its pecan casket collection to enrich its product line, and expand its market share. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, a professional casket company, has released its pecan casket collection to enrich its product line, and expand its market share. The company applies a strict quality policy to ensure high quality. As a global leading provider of funeral products, it is proud to offer the...

2014-10-16 16:28:28

BALTIMORE, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA) today announced that Karen Katz, President and CEO of Neiman Marcus Group LTD LLC, a leading luxury and fashion retailer, has joined the company's board of directors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110127/NE37387LOGO Ms. Katz has served as President and CEO and a member of the Board of Directors of Neiman Marcus Group LTD LLC since 2010. Neiman Marcus Group is an international multi-brand omnichannel...

2014-10-16 12:21:01

Chicagoland luxury car dealership remembers its roots with recent celebration LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Loeber Motors recently held an employee-only celebration that included bowties, cornhole and a delicious spread of food all dedicated to the dealership's founder, Martin Loeber. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152425 As one of Chicagoland's longstanding luxury car dealerships, Loeber Motors was founded by Martin Loeber in 1936....

2014-10-16 08:31:53

Atelier Eyewear's survey results provide further insight into this issue of poorly fitting eyewear. LONDON and NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study conducted amongst prescription eyeglass wearers in the UK and USA by Atelier Eyewear (www.ateliereyewear.com), the leader in custom made glasses and sunglasses, proves that more than eight out of ten people are wearing poorly fitting glasses frames. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141015/152392 Photo -...


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Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

Afrikaner Cattle
2014-07-04 09:22:53

The Afrikaner is a hardy breed of cattle native to South Africa. It is also known as Afrikander and in Afrikaans it is known as the Afrikanerbees. It is part of the Sanga type cattle. In 1652, large herds of Sanga cattle were rounded up by the Khoikhoi of the Dutch Cape Colony. The Afrikaner were used by the colonists for meat and milk and Boers used them as draft animals to pull wagons on the Great Trek. They have been bred with other cattle types for their fertility, docility and...

Tolfetano Horse
2014-07-03 13:02:31

The Tolfetano is a breed of horse that originated in the Lazio region of Italy. The development of the breed was believed by some to be from crossing the Mongolian horse with native stock. Others believe it derived from crossing native horses with Barb and Spanish breeds. Originally, the breed was known as Maremmano, but when Thoroughbred blood was introduced, the Tolfetano became a separate breed. There are 15 breeds indigenous to Italy and the Tolfetano is one that is recognized by...

Soviet heavy draft horse
2014-06-25 14:10:37

The Soviet Heavy Draft is a breed of horse originating in Russia in the late 1800s and the modern breed established by the 1940s. The horse was developed by crossbreeding native mares with imported Belgian stallions. By 1936, three breeding centers were established, Pochinkovsk, Mordovian and Gavrilovo-Posad. Other breeding centers branched off of these and in 1952 the Soviet Heavy Draft was officially recognized as a heavy draft breed. The average height of the breed is 60.4 inches and...

Pleven Horse
2014-06-25 13:07:23

The Pleven is a breed of horse officially recognized in 1951. The breed was developed in the Klementina stud - the Georgi Dimitrov Agricultural Center - in Bulgaria. Arabian and Thoroughbred horses were crossbred to form the Pleven. It has mostly Anglo-Arab blood, but Gidran stallions were added into the development of today’s breed. It is bred throughout Bulgaria with efforts to increase its size to become an international sporting horse. The head has a straight profile and the neck is...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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