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2014-12-17 08:26:52

ROVANIEMI, Finland, December 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As most people know, Santa Claus is originally from Northern Finland not too far from the North Pole.

2014-12-14 20:20:15

ESPOO, Finland, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, the leading provider of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and solutions for global industries,

2014-12-09 12:34:19

LONDON, Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bariatric (Obesity) Surgical Devices in US$ Thousands.

2014-12-08 08:20:51

Allied nations fire missiles from air and ground near Arctic Circle VIDSEL TEST RANGE, Sweden, Dec.

2014-12-04 16:25:43

Vi's Global Expansion Strategy Advances into Four New European Markets Ahead of Schedule LOS ANGELES, Dec.

2014-12-02 08:22:30

HELSINKI, December 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon is now part of the Danfoss Group, effective 1 December 2014.

2014-11-26 16:25:36

HELSINKI, November 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuxera Inc., the market leader in interoperable file system and streaming solutions, ranked in the top two in this year's Deloitte

2014-11-25 20:22:23

ESPOO, Finland, November 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, the leading provider of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and solutions for global industries,

2014-11-20 08:35:56

HELSINKI, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finlayson, Finland's leading textile manufacturer and a beloved heritage brand in Finland, expands its operations into the U.S.

2014-11-20 04:21:45

TURKU, Finland, November 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste collaborates with Digital Designers TV to provide a solution for live-TV streaming to a Brasilian Internet service


Latest Finland Reference Libraries

Finnsheep
2014-09-30 09:43:16

The Finnsheep, also known as the Finnish Landrace, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in Finland. This breed was first brought to North America in 1966 and has been promoted by the US Finnsheep Breeders Association. It has also been introduced into Australia, where improvements have been made to make it more adapted to living in arid conditions. Crossbreeding has also been conducted in Australia, creating breeds that produce better meat. It is not uncommon to find Finnsheep blood...

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2008-05-27 14:25:27

The Karelian Bear Dog is a hunting breed from Finland. The breed is commonly used for hunting large animals such as moose and elk and is capable of hunting bear and boar as well, thus its name. The breed has never been interbred with other breeds in its homeland in order to preserve its hunting instinct. The breed stands 19 to 24 inches high and should be in fantastic physical condition. The coat of the Karelian Bear Dog is stiff and straight with a soft undercoat. The coat is...

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2008-05-24 14:34:35

The Finnish Spitz is a hunting dog which originated in Finland. It is often referred to as a "bark pointer" as it barks to indicate located game. It is typically used for hunting small animals such as squirrels, but can also be used to hunt larger animals such as elk, moose, and bears. Since 1979, the breed has been the official dog of Finland. The breed generally stands from 14.5 to 19 inches tall and weighs 20 to 33 pounds. The Finnish Spitz has a square build; it is nearly as long as it...

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2008-05-24 14:26:12

The Finnish Lapphund is a medium-sized Spitz type dog originally bred to herd reindeer. It is one of the most popular dogs in its country of origin, Finland, and has become a well-liked companion dog. The breed originally herded for the Sami, a group of people who once inhabited the areas between Russia, Norway, Sweden, and Finland. The breed was eventually standardized before World War II, and the original breed standard was set in 1945. The breed is currently recognized in Finland, Europe,...

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2008-05-06 14:47:35

The Nine-spined Stickleback (Pungitius pungitius), is a species of fish in the Gasterosteidae family. It is found in Belarus, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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