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2014-09-18 12:23:23

Chronic Delays Making Already Extremely Expensive Power Source Even More Costly: At Least 49 Out of 66 Reactor Projects Now Running Behind Schedule, Including All 5 in U.S.

2014-09-17 23:13:25

Stockmann will ensure best-in-class enterprise performance, availability and data security. St.

2014-09-12 04:21:08

HELSINKI, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Creating a new business with the clear ambition to build a leading position in the AC drives market Danfoss announces

2014-09-09 08:23:23

Envitems E6100 makes precision air quality monitoring more convenient, affordable TAMPERE, Finland, Sept.

2014-09-09 04:21:58

TURKU, Finland, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste's innovative technologies help operators provide an attractive video and TV experience on all consumer screens

2014-09-08 04:21:18

TURKU, Finland, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste's solution enables Belarussian operator COSMOS TV to utilize the existing cable network in delivering top-quality

2014-08-29 08:22:03

DALLAS, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepResearchReports.com offers 2014 Research Report on Global and China Collagen Industry, a 156 pages market intelligence premium

2014-08-28 12:25:02

TURKU, Finland, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-quality Internet and TV services are appreciated both at home and on the go. Teleste's video and data solutions help


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
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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