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2014-08-27 12:28:59

LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Biolubricants - A Global Market Overviewhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2112733/Biolubricants---A-Global-Market-Overview.html `Global plant-based lubricants industry, in particular, is as yet in a nascent stage, though emergent regulatory impacts on lubricants offer the potential for increasing the consumption of biolubricants over the coming decade. Regulatory actions from the...

2014-08-27 12:26:58

GUILFORD, England, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the fifth series of the popular BBC One series The Great British Bake Off, leading independent online literature retailer the Book People is offering a range of top baking books at low prices. Among the Book People's hand-picked selection of Great British baking books are such titles as Paul Hollywood's Bread, priced at only GBP6.99 - a GBP12 saving on the recommended retail price. In Bread, Great British...

2014-08-18 23:05:15

According to new report from BCC Research,the global market for plastic rigid food packaging is expected to increase to 37.2 billion pounds by 2019, which corresponds to a 3.7% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2014 to 2019. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) will retain its dominance over the next five years with a CAGR of 4.1%. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, RIGID FOOD PACKAGING, the global market for...

2014-08-18 12:29:21

LONDON, August 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It should come as no surprise that our capital, London, features heavily in Britain's top 20 list of most expensive streets [http://www.primeresi.com/millionaires-rows-britains-top-20-most-expensive-streets-towns-and-areas/17903 ] , towns and areas. Streets in Kensington, Chelsea and Highgate appear at the top of the list, with the top 5, being; 1) Kensington Palace Gardens, London W8 2) The Boltons, London...

2014-07-25 08:28:09

NOTTINGHAM, England, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Typical tech spend - GBP300 a year per household - Children now have an average of four gadgetseach - E.ON's'Saving Energy Toolkit' [https://www.eonenergy.com/for-your-home/saving-energy ] allows parents to monitor how much energy their household is using compared to similar homes UK parents are spending a combined GBP2.25 billion a year[1] on technology for their...

2014-07-23 04:22:54

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telehouse North Two will be a major investment in a next generation mission-critical data centre, enabling hybrid services to realise growth for British business Telehouse International Corporation, one of the largest global data centre owner operators, is spending GBP135 million in a next generation mission-critical data centre to expand the leading network ecosystem in Europe. UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and...

2014-07-18 08:23:23

RECOMMENDED COMBINATION OF SHIRE PLC AND ABBVIE INC. NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary -- The Boards of AbbVie and Shire are pleased to announce that they have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended combination of Shire with AbbVie. -- Under the terms of the Merger, Shire Shareholders will be entitled to receive: for each Shire Share: £24.44 in cash and 0.8960 New AbbVie Shares -- The Merger terms represent:...

2014-07-17 20:23:48

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America commends the House of Representatives for passage of H.R. 4719, the America Gives More Act. H.R. 4719 includes legislation supported by Feeding America and its network of 200 food banks, as well as more than 120 other businesses and organizations representing farmers, growers, retailers and restaurants that would renew and expand tax incentives for donated food. Feeding America distributes over 3.6 billion pounds...

2014-07-15 04:22:54

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Service issues costing consumers nearly GBP15 billion a year As a result of poor customer service, over two-thirds (69%) of Brits have acted on their frustration when dealing with a company, with nearly half (46%) demanding to speak to a supervisor and over a third (34%) either cancelling their service or stopping using a brand altogether. These are the findings from an online survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf...


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Ussuri Brown Bear, Ursus arctos lasiotus
2012-04-27 19:17:52

The Ussuri brown bear, sometimes called the black grizzly, can be found in many regions including the Korean Peninsula, Kunashiri Islands, northeastern China, Sakhalin, and the Shantar Islands, among other places. It is a subspecies of the brown bear. The Usurri brown bear is thought to be an ancestor of the North American brown bear, and may have traveled to its current locations from Alaska 13,000 years ago. This bear has many similarities to the Kamchatka brown bear, but its differences...

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2007-02-13 13:07:51

The Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrhynchus oxyrinchus) is a member of the Acipenseridae family and is among one of the oldest fish species in the world. Its range extends from New Brunswick, Canada to the eastern coast of Florida. It was in great abundance when the first settlers came to America, but has since declined due to over-fishing and water pollution. It is considered threatened, endangered and even extinct in much of its original habitats. The fish can reach sixty years of age,...

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Word of the Day
lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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