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First Eyewitness Accounts Of Mystery Volcanic Eruption

First Eyewitness Accounts Of Mystery Volcanic Eruption

Hannah Johnson, University of Bristol New light has been shed on one of the biggest volcanic eruptions in the last 500 years – the so-called 'Unknown eruption' – thanks to an unusual collaboration between a historian and a team of earth...

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2014-09-30 23:12:17

The Company announces group demand is up 120% YOY in Europe and the UK. London, UK (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Entering into its second year of operation, HotelPlanner and Meetings.com are pleased to announce the expansion of its business in the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe. In the UK, the company has expanded its London office with the addition of Rob Foster and Syrine Bouras. Mr. Foster has extensive experience in group sales and operations management with Arsenal Football Club and...

2014-09-30 23:06:10

MarketOptimizer.org adds “Hyperemia Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014” to its store. This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Hyperemia. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Clinical trial report, “Hyperemia Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014″ provides data on the Hyperemia clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Hyperemia. It includes an overview of...

2014-09-30 20:22:16

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Trophy, the super-charged inter-company sporting team day that builds camaraderie, embraces networking and promotes company loyalty, is pleased to announce new partnerships for the next Crunch Hercules Trophy, organized at Liberty State Park on October 10th. Hercules Trophy connects brands and people all over the world through an amazing corporate team experience. That's why we are excited to announce new partnerships for the US...

2014-09-30 16:26:40

LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Polyisobutylene (PIB) in Tonnes by the following Product Segments: Conventional Polyisobutylene, and Highly Reactive Polyisobutylene. The Market is further analyzed by the following End-Use Applications: Industrial Applications, and Additive Applications. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual...

2014-09-30 16:26:08

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's premier research and development organization, is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of its U.S. subsidiary - its largest subsidiary outside of Germany. As part of the celebration, Fraunhofer will be introducing its new Fraunhofer USA management team, while highlighting its focus over the next 20 years in terms of fostering innovation through international collaboration....

2014-09-30 16:25:28

LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hosiery (Women and Men) both in value (US$) and in volume (Pairs) by the following Product Segments: Socks, Sheer Hosiery, and Tights/Opaques. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided...

2014-09-30 16:22:48

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Obstruction Lighting in US$ Million. LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East/Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 58 companies including many key and niche players such as...

2014-09-30 12:23:22

LONDON, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Notification relating to a transaction notified in accordance with: DR 3.1.4 R(1)(a) Date of Notification: 29 September 2014 Today's date: 30 September 2014 Name of Issuer: Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) Date of transaction: 25 September 2014 Name of Directors/PDMRs Directors and PDMRs who have shareholdings in Royal Dutch Shell PLC ("RDS") acquired under employee share...

2014-09-30 12:22:00

DALLAS, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Automotive Energy Recovery Systems Market by Regenerative Braking [by Region (Asia-Oceania; North America; Europe; and ROW) & by Passenger Car Type (Electric Vehicles, Hybrid Vehicles, and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles)], by Waste Heat Recovery Systems (by EGR and by Turbochargers), by KERS [by Region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and ROW)] - Global Trends and forecast to 2019", published by...

2014-09-30 08:27:02

BUCHAREST, Romania, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prime Minister of Romania has announced government backing for a ground-breaking social integration project that uses choral music to bring together children from the country's disparate ethnic groups. Cantus Mundi, the creation of internationally-renowned orchestra conductor Ion Marin, was formed two-and-a-half years ago on a voluntary basis, and has already seen the participation of 1,600 children from all...


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Natterjack Toad, Epidalea calamita
2014-09-16 16:07:34

The natterjack toad, Epidalea Calamita, formerly Bufo calamita, is a toad endemic to sandy and heathland areas of Europe. The adults are about 60 to 70 millimeters long and are set apart from common toads by a yellow colored line that runs down the middle of the back. They have fairly short legs, and this provides them with a characteristic step, compared to the hopping movement of many other toad species. Natterjacks have a very loud and distinct mating call, amplified by the single vocal...

Asturian Valley cattle
2014-07-06 14:22:13

The Asturian Valley is a breed of cattle native to the valleys of Asturias, Spain and raised in the northern coastal region of the Bay of Biscay and the river valleys of the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range. During the 1800s, the Asturian Valley were the most abundant cattle breed of northern Spain. However, in the early 1900s, foreign breeds began to overrun the area and by the mid 1900s, only 22,000 Asturian Valley cattle were left. Beginning in the 1980s, the Spanish government...

Jaca Navarra
2014-06-17 06:16:19

The Jaca Navarra is a breed of horse from Navarre, Spain. It is a small horse in danger of extinction. In 1997 there were 240 horses and the population  slowly increased to 350 in 1999. Since then the population has increased steadily to a total of 899 horses as of April 2011, all of which were in Navarre. The breed is listed as endangered by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO). In 1999 a breeders association (JACANA) was formed and the breed register for the Jaca Navarra was...

Hucul Pony
2014-04-17 10:10:15

The Hucul Pony also known as the Carpathian  is a small pony from the Carpathian Mountains, in Ukraine and Romania. The name comes from a small group of ethnic Hutsul people. The breed was around before the Hutsul people and was first mentioned in writing about 400 years ago. Originally named the “Mountain Tarpan” the pony was used by the Austro-Hungarian Army. The first stud farm was established in Romania in 1856 and several different breeds were carefully bred for purity. In 1922,...

Zander, Sander lucioperca
2014-01-08 17:45:35

The Zander is found in the fresh and brackish (salt and fresh water mix) waters of Europe and Asia. This fish is closely related to the perch but often mistaken for pike therefore they have been given the label of pike-perch. It was introduced to the British waterways in the 20th century and spread rapidly. It can be harmful to other wildlife making it a predatory fish. The Zander fish is a popular game fish and is consumed frequently. It can reach 44 pounds with an average length of 16-32...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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