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2014-10-23 23:11:30

Wrong Way Detection Technology Prevents Accidents and Improves Safety State College, PA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 All Traffic Solutions, the leader in radar speed displays and variable message signs designed to improve traffic safety outcomes, introduces its new Wrong Way Detection and Alert System. The ATS Wrong Way Detection and Alert System detects vehicles traveling the wrong way down highway exit ramps and other one-way roadways. The system works even when entrance and exit ramps are...

2014-10-23 23:10:21

At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing recycling and hauling services to the construction site of a mixed-use development in Austin. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Roll off dumpster rental company At Your Disposal Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing their recycling and hauling services to a mixed-use development in Austin, TX called 3eleven. The 36-story building will provide apartment buildings as well as office and retail space. 3eleven, also know as...

2014-10-23 23:05:54

International deal will cut electricity bills for 4,500 homes in Santa Clarita by around $40m Valencia, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Valencia’s Cry-Help Furniture Recycling charity is now being powered by the sun after a donation of solar panels by Zepyor Parseghian and the Solar Servicing Center as part of a four year plan to have 4,500 homes in Santa Clarita, California go green. Cry-Help Furniture Recycling has been given the green makeover to mark the landmark of 1,000 homes being...

2014-10-23 23:04:40

The international network of dealers delivering a full suite of diagnostics and maintenance services exclusively for hybrid and electric vehicles (HEVs) selects veteran marketer and business development expert, Martin, to continue to drive growth and expanded global footprint. GAINESVILLE, VIRGINIA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The Hybrid Shop (THS), a growing international network of dealers committed to providing expert care for hybrid and electric vehicles (HEVs), announces today that it...

2014-10-23 23:04:37

Rice Lake’s products will be on display at one of the world’s largest processing and packaging expositions November 2nd through 5th. Rice Lake, WI. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Rice Lake Weighing Systems will once again be in attendance for Pack Expo International, one of the largest international processing and packaging expositions, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill. Rice Lake will showcase their complete line of scales, weighing products and control processing tools at booth E-7820....

2014-10-23 23:03:05

Energy Industry Veteran Brings Strategic Experience to Energy Engineering Mainstay Carlsbad, Calif. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Carlsbad-based energy engineering firm, AESC, is pleased to announce the recent hire of industry veteran Ray Pustinger to serve as company president and CEO. With more than 20 years’ experience in the energy efficiency business, holding positions ranging from CEO to board of directors, Ray brings significant top-level expertise and networking prowess to AESC’s...

2014-10-23 20:23:19

Conference Call Scheduled for Monday, November 10 LEHI, Utah, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR) announced today that it plans to report financial results for the third quarter 2014 after the U.S. financial markets close on Monday, November 10, 2014. The company will host a conference call and simultaneous audio-only webcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss its financial results for the quarter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130806/LA59260LOGO To...

2014-10-23 20:23:03

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Biodegradable Polymers in Thousand Pounds by the following End-Use Segments: Packaging (Loose-fill/Other), Compost Bags, and Others. The US market is further analyzed by the following Product Segments: Co-polyester, PLA, Starch, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are...

2014-10-23 20:22:28

CoolCalifornia City Challenge Recognizes the State's Best at Energy Management DIAMOND BAR, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Upgrade California(®) today joined with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to announce the winners of the Cool California City Challenge, a competition among 10 cities in the state to reduce their carbon footprint and better manage energy use. In a hard-fought battle, the city of Riverside edged out second-place Claremont to be crowned the...

2014-10-23 20:20:37

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has produced a unique composite image of comet Siding Spring as it made its never-before-seen close passage of a comet by Mars. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Siding Spring, officially designated Comet C/2013 A1, made its closest approach to Mars at 2:28 p.m. EDT on Oct. 19, at a distance of approximately 87,000 miles. That is about one-third of the distance between Earth and...


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North Ronaldsay Sheep
2014-10-23 14:48:17

The North Ronaldsay sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that reside on the island of North Ronaldsay in the Orkney Islands of Scotland. This breed was developed by crossing breeds found on the Orkney and Shetland islands. Today, it can be found on many of the other islands in the area and some have been exported as an exotic breed. Because the North Ronaldsay developed on an isolated island with little vegetation, it primarily consumes seaweed and this has altered its digestive system and...

Newfoundland Sheep
2014-10-23 13:48:34

The Newfoundland sheep, also known as the Newfoundland local, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to and named after Newfoundland. The breed developed after the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, when sheep were introduced into the islands of the area. The North Country Cheviot and the Border Cheviot are known to be two of the breeds that helped develop the breed and it is thought the Border Leicester, Suffolk, Scottish Blackface, and Dorset may have been introduced into its...

Persoonia coriacea
2014-10-22 11:50:54

Persoonia coriacea is a species of shrub plant. The species may also be referred to as the leathery-leaf persoonia. It is classified in the Lanceolata group, which is a group of 54 closely related species with similar flowers but very different foliage. Often, these species will interbreed with each other. In the case of P. coriacea, it hybridizes with P. helix. P. coriacea is a small shrub that grows up to 5 feet in height. It has hairy branches and leaves. These narrow greenish-grey...

Papaver rhoeas
2014-10-16 11:37:39

Papaver rhoeas is a species of flowering plant. The common, widespread plant may also be referred to as the Corn poppy, the Corn rose, the Field poppy, Flanders poppy, the Red poppy, the Red weed coquelicot and the Headache. This member of the poppy family Papaveraceae, can be found in Europe in agricultural fields, roadsides and wasteland. The plant is known to give off a foul odor and is considered an agricultural weed. P. rhoeas will often flower in late spring or in the warmer fall...

Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

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  • Boughs or branches.
  • Warbling of birds in trees.
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