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2013-01-23 23:03:22

Loanhead Leisure Centre in Edinburgh is the latest health and fitness club to sign up to the innovative payasUgym.com programme. London, UK (PRWEB) January 23,

2013-01-14 23:01:59

Inspired by her Mexican heritage and memories of her grandmother’s calming herbal baths, April Sevilla-Kohnen announced today the launch of her new company, Montes Botanicals Bath & Body.

2013-01-13 17:01:58

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2013-01-04 05:02:08

Port Ludlow Marina makes a splash at the Seattle Boat Show, which runs January 25th - February 3rd. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 03, 2013 You've heard


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North Ronaldsay Sheep
2014-10-23 14:48:17

The North Ronaldsay sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that reside on the island of North Ronaldsay in the Orkney Islands of Scotland. This breed was developed by crossing breeds found on the Orkney and Shetland islands. Today, it can be found on many of the other islands in the area and some have been exported as an exotic breed. Because the North Ronaldsay developed on an isolated island with little vegetation, it primarily consumes seaweed and this has altered its digestive system and...

Grice
2014-09-05 10:47:45

The grice, also known as the highland or Irish pig, is an extinct breed of domestic pig that once roamed the highland hills and islands of Scotland and Ireland. During the nineteenth century, this breed was described as being extremely hardy and aggressive, often known to wander from its own farmlands to forage for food. Because of this, it was recommended that farmers stop keeping the breed on their farms, and coupled with the growing popularity of imported pigs it declined in population and...

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Word of the Day
tapinage
  • The act of lurking; skulking about; hiding; keeping from sight.
The word 'tapinage' comes French 'se tapir' meaning 'to crouch, squat'.