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2014-06-07 20:21:06

PARIS, June 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two committees of European and British Parliaments; Friends of a Free Iran & The Committee for Iran Freedom, are among the co-sponsors of a grand upcoming political gathering in Paris on June 27th, 2014. The event, which is in support of the democratic Iranian opposition, is expected to draw Iranians from all five continents, as well as activists and dignitaries from all over the world. According to various media sources, last...

Iran's Next Astronaut Will Be A Persian Cat
2013-09-17 08:18:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Iran is looking to the Persian cat as their next space explorer, according to the country’s official news agency, the IRNA. The aptly named cat would follow a gray-tufted monkey that was allegedly launched into space at the beginning of the year. The IRNA says Iran should blast the cat into space by the end of the Iranian year, or March 21. Mohammad Ebrahimi, an Iranian senior space official, told the state-run paper the...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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