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- Pilot Project to Supply Consumer in Major Bosnian City Begun NEW YORK, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Energtek Inc.
LONDON, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Findings on the Top 5 Markets Economic growth and sound governmental policies are expected to support the transition
ASTANA, Kazakhstan, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Astana Economic Forum, Eurasia's first summit dedicated to resolving global economic issues, will be held on May 21-22,
Net Income up 32.4% Year-over-Year XI'AN, China, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp.
AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the creation of urban communities, stormwater runoff has been an issue.
What goes up must come down. For the first time, researchers have found a way to observe what happens when gravity waves rise towards into the upper atmosphere.
Approach will reduce country's reliance on diesel and has the power to create a middle class CHICAGO, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc., has
$3.4 Million Project Will Protect 31,000 Acres (12,700 ha) COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In a press conference today in Colombo, Sri Lanka, U.S.-based NGO (nonprofit
BEACON AMA makes water visible at UC Merced, saving millions of gallons of lost water. Milwaukee, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 11, 2015
Aquanos International, a Fortuna-Holdings company, announces meet-up with President Obama at prestigious Global Entrepreneurs' event MAASTRICHT, Netherlands, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
The eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis), also known as the common pondhawk, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern areas of the United States, Belize, two provinces of Canada including Ontario, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, eleven states in Mexico, and Nicaragua, among other areas. This species is found near almost every source of water. It differs in appearance depending upon the sex, with males holding blue and green color and...
Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon. A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...
Known as Erik the Red, Erik Thorvaldsson is remembered in medieval and Icelandic saga sources as having founded the first Norse settlement in Greenland. The Icelandic tradition signifies that he was born in Rogaland, Norway. The designation “the Red” probably refers to his hair or his beard color. Leif Ericson, the well-known Icelandic explorer, was Erik’s son. When Erik the Red’s father was exiled from Norway due to manslaughter, he sailed west from Norway accompanied by...
Desert greening is made up of any number of methods used to revitalize deserts. So far, only arid and semi-arid desert are meant when using this expression. The icy deserts and other types are considered to be unsuitable. The different methods include landscaping methods to reduce evaporation, erosion, consolidation of topsoil, temperature, sandstorms and more, permaculture in general, planting trees, regeneration of salty, polluted, or degenerated soils, floodwater retention and...
Mudflats, or otherwise known as tidal flats, are coastal wetlands that form when mud is left behind by tides or rivers. They’re found in sheltered regions such as bayous, lagoons, estuaries, and bays. Mudflats might be seen geologically as exposed layers of bay mud, a result from the deposition of estuarine silts, marine animal detritus, and clays. The majority of the sediment in a mudflat is within the intertidal zone, therefore the flat is submerged and exposed about twice per day. In...
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