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Head Of Roman God Found In Trash Heap
2013-07-04 10:35:59

A newly discovered carved stone head suggests Roman settlers living in England were beginning to embrace the local gods, according to UK archeologists.

2013-06-28 23:00:23

Cambridge House of Swansea, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting an Ice Cream Social on July 3. The community in the St.

2013-06-13 23:24:05

Cambridge House of Swansea, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Pet Parade on June 19. The community in the St.

2013-06-06 23:03:46

Four elite athletes will race ElliptiGOs one mile on the track for a $2,000 purse Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 ElliptiGO Inc., creators of the


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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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