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2010-12-03 09:03:00

SAO PAULO, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- An innovative app for Brazilian birdwatching, named Brazilian Birds - Volume 1 is now available for download at Apple Store. The app comprises information, pictures and songs of 345 catalogued birds of the Atlantic Forest, a Brazilian biome. This is an initiative of the Brazilian Sustainable Planet Portal (www.planetasustentavel.com.br), by Editora Abril, supported by the World Wide Fund For Nature in Brazil. The app is available for iPhone, iPod...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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