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2015-04-21 23:03:02

Latest Advancements in Local Food Systems, Sustainable Urban Farming and Municipal Planning to be Examined During 3-Day Event Riverside, CA (PRWEB) April 21,

2015-04-21 16:30:30

Public invited to experience interactive HungerU exhibit and join expert panel on April 24 CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three groundbreaking voices in

2015-04-21 12:31:45

ORLANDO, Fla., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MunchEm, Inc is a Orlando, FL based startup company that is revolutionizing how restaurants and customers benefit from new technologies and tools.

2015-04-21 12:30:14

Festival to Feature Star-Studded Line-up of Chefs, Interactive Cooking Demonstrations, Artisanal Wine, Food & Spirits Tastings, Late-Night Parties & Much More CHICAGO, April 21, 2015

2015-04-21 08:40:56

Global executive recruiting firm adds food and Ag industry veterans as new managing directors WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kincannon & Reed, the leading retained

2015-04-20 23:12:53

The demand for nitrogen as a food grade gas is growing as modified atmospheric packaging (MAP) is increasingly being adopted in the food processing & packaging industry.

2015-04-20 23:11:22

The American University of Nigeria Foundation has released a public service announcement to raise awareness of the tragedy of hundreds of thousands of children and their families who have fled

2015-04-20 23:00:22

Food, fashion and fun for mothers, daughters, sisters and girlfriends at the twentieth annual Michigan International Women’s Show, April 30 - May 3, Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi with

2015-04-20 16:22:50

MURRAY HILL and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde

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2015-04-20 08:38:54

Humans may not be the only primates that are sometimes involved in the “world’s oldest profession,” as some experts believe that chimpanzees also participate in a form of prostitution – though instead of money changing hands, food is the currency featured in those transactions.


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Silvery Lutang, Trachypithecus cristatus
2014-04-11 10:45:42

The silvery lutang (Trachypithecus cristatus), also known as the silvery langur or the silvered leaf monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found Sumatra, Borneo, and Peninsular Malaysia. It prefers to reside in mangrove, riverine, and coastal forests. This species holds two recognized subspecies known as Trachypithecus cristatus selangorensis and Trachypithecus cristatus cristatus. The silvery lutang varies in size depending upon the sex, with males reaching an average body...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Kodiak Bear, Ursus arctos middendorffi
2013-06-07 13:18:33

The Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi), also known as the American brown bear, the Kodiak brown bear, or the Alaskan grizzly bear, is a subspecies of the brown bear. It can be found in southwestern Alaska, on the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. Most coastal bears that occur in Alaska are called Kodiak bears, but the true Kodiak bear only inhabits the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. The Kodiak bear was first described as a distinct species by the taxonomist C.H. Merriam. Merriam...

Grizzly Bear, Ursus arctos horribilis
2013-06-03 13:23:12

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...

Mediterranean feather star, Antedon mediterranea
2013-05-18 06:26:42

The Mediterranean feather star is a filter feeder that obtains food by straining suspended matter and food particles from water. The star has a stalk that has up to forty tendrils, (threadlike organs) which help the star cling to hard surfaces. The “body” of the star is called a calyx and is shaped like a small cup. This calyx is surrounded by feathery pinnules bearing arms. These arms are quite unique in the fact that they can regenerate if one should get broken off; these arms extend to...

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