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2015-05-18 12:33:13

Updated platform focuses on accommodation details and multi-national accessibility PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism

cuban cigars
2015-05-05 07:35:25

The comparison of Cuban vs. non-Cuban cigars is an interesting debate. And we're looking to settle it.

2015-05-01 12:26:49

PISCATAWAY, N.J., May 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthEC(®), a leading pioneer in population health management solutions,

2015-04-28 16:22:45

WASHINGTON, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Dominican Republic (pop. 10.4 million) ranks as one of ten countries in the world that is most vulnerable to climate change.

2015-04-23 08:27:16

Quisqueya Stadium will turn into a spaceship to hold the first conceptual show in Dominican Republic: Barbarella Journey by Presidente. NEW YORK, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BARBARELLA

2015-03-27 23:01:18

Top medical tourism firm, VisitandCare.com, is seeing more plastic surgery patients travel to the Dominican Republic to benefit from the experience and trustworthiness of Dr.

2015-03-10 08:30:21

The aftermovie recaps the biggest EDM event ever seen in the Dominican Republic and features performances by international renowned DJs such as Tiesto, Steve Aoki, Martin Garrix and Blasterjaxx

2015-03-07 23:00:48

MobileRecharge app is now available also in Spanish on Google Play, besides English, for all Hispanic expats willing to top up a mobile in South or Central America. Atlanta,

2015-02-27 23:05:05

Less than 1 cent/minute to make international calls to Republica Dominicana on February 27th with LlamaRepublicaDominicana.com. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) February

Latest Dominican Republic Reference Libraries

Leptofoenus pittfieldae
2014-11-19 13:00:00

Leptofoenus pittfieldae is an extinct species of wasp that lived during the Miocene Burdigalian stage. It was found encased in amber from the island of Hispaniola. This species was described by studying one individual that was found in a piece of amber, mined by the La Toca mine group in the Dominican Republic. Although amber is abundantly mined in that area, no other individuals of this species have been found. The specimen is now located in the University of Kansas Natural History Museum in...

2007-07-16 16:18:12

The Hispaniolan Solenodon (Solenodon paradoxus), also known as the Haitian Solenodon or Agouta, is a solenodon found only on the island of Hispaniola, part of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Currently, the solenodon may only be surviving in two places in the Dominican Republic: Jaragua and Del Este National Parks. Its presence in Los Haitises National Park is inferred but unconfirmed. It was discovered in 1833. The Hispaniolan Solenodon belongs to the order Soricomorpha and the family...

2005-07-13 10:20:09

Mutillidae or velvet ants, also known as cow killers, are not ants but a type of wasp. They get their name from the hair that grows on their back. The hair ranges from red and black to completely white. Their shell is very tough, providing protection against wasp and bee stings. The males have wings, but the females are completely wingless. It is wrongly said that their venom is powerful enough to kill a cow, hence the nickname "cow killers." The earliest-known velvet ants are believed...

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Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.