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Sierra Nevada Lake Contains Atmospheric Contamination from Bronze Age
2013-04-30 18:41:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Roman Republic and the subsequent Roman Empire helped spread language, culture and learning across Europe, northern Africa and into parts of the Middle East. At the same time, it did so through conquest and subjugation, subsequently enslaving millions. It is thus remembered for its triumphs and its barbarity. Its effects are still felt today, but now researchers have determined it may have even helped contribute to...

2012-04-25 11:38:38

Researchers at the University of Granada Department of Botanic have participated in an international study that has confirmed that global warming is causing plants to migrate to higher altitudes. The study, recently published in Science, analyzed species diversity shifts in 66 summits of 17 European ranges between 2001 and 2008. In the Iberian Peninsula, two target regions were selected in the Pyrenees (Ordesa) and Sierra Nevada (Granada). Researchers found that the species under study had...

2011-07-23 00:00:42

Renowned London psychic, healer and New Age figure Zak Martin announces launch of holistic medicine network covering the whole of Spain. Granada, Spain (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Renowned London psychic and New Age figure Zak Martin has announced the launch of a holistic therapies referral service covering the whole of Spain. The Holistic Spain Network will publish the first comprehensive index of Spain's holistic resources "“ including therapists, teachers, training programs, holistic...

2011-02-09 13:32:36

Long QT syndrome approximately affects one in every 2,500 people ­-mainly young people. It can cause torsade de pointes episodes, which can trigger sudden death. This study was conducted by researchers of the Hospital Virgen de las Nieves of the University of Granada. The genetic analyses were performed by the laboratory Lorgen in the Health Science Technology Park of Granada Researchers from the Hospital Virgen de las Nieves of the University of Granada have identified the...

2010-11-29 09:10:00

VANCOUVER, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Frank J. Basa reports: Gold Bullion Development Corp. (GBB, TSX.V) (the "Company" or "Gold Bullion") is very pleased to announce it has signed an agreement to earn a 100% interest in four properties comprising over 6,000 hectares in close proximity to the LONG Bars Zone at its Granada Gold Property in northwestern Quebec.  This agreement gives Gold Bullion a dominant land position that covers areas considered by the Company to encompass...

2010-10-26 22:14:25

Adolescents enrolled in private schools employ more efficient strategies to cope with their problems than students in public schools. Further, they also use emotion-oriented coping, as drawn from a study carried out at the University of Granada, recently published in the prestigious journal Psicotema. This study revealed that students in private schools present a better problem-oriented coping. This means that, when facing a problem, they use more frequently strategies aimed at solving the...

2010-07-13 10:21:00

LONG BARS ZONE 2 IDENTIFIED VANCOUVER, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Mr. Frank J. Basa reports: Gold Bullion Development Corp. (TSX.V: GBB) (the "Company" or "Gold Bullion") is pleased to report that a 20,000 metre Phase 2 drill program at its 100% owned Granada Gold Property is proceeding ahead of schedule with a total of 9000 metres (47 holes) completed as of this morning. Granada, five kilometers south of Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, is situated along the prolific "Cadillac Trend" where...

2010-03-29 10:30:00

GRANADA, Spain, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spanish system integrator, Assyce Fotovoltaica, is constructing the largest First Solar free-field solar power plant in Extremadura, with a capacity of more than 26 MWp. The power plant with a land area of 69 hectares should be completed by the end of the year and will generate more than 42 million kilowatt-hours of electricity per year. "The area offers very good conditions for photovoltaics," explains Luis Garrido, managing director of Assyce...

2010-02-04 22:19:33

On the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the Fundaci³n Tres Culturas del Mediterráneo in September 30th, 2009, Jos© Antonio Griñán, president of the Junta de Andalucía, presented a facsimile edition of a 13th century Andalusian Qur'an at the National Library of the Kingdom of Morocco. The copy was recovered fortuitously in the town of Cútar (Malaga), and its original has been studied, restored and edited by an...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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