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2015-04-20 16:21:00

MONTREAL, April 20, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - An innovative new chapter in bike-sharing will be written in Birmingham, Alabama, where a city-wide program will be the first in the Americas to integrate

2015-04-20 12:31:31

Redefining Beach Culture with special events, May 30 for Hop Sauce Festival, Pour Into Summer Wine Weekend June 6-7 and Lighthouse International Film Festival June 4-7 SHIP BOTTOM,

2015-04-20 12:31:08

From Virtual Reality to Sinatra - Culture and Coffee Connect at Spring Studios NEW YORK, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The creative hub of the Tribeca Film Festival

2015-04-20 12:31:04

Ralph Johnson designs one of the largest museums for natural history in China SHANGHAI, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The much anticipated Shanghai Natural History Museum, designed

2015-04-20 12:30:32

May Issue on Newsstands April 28, 2015 NEW YORK, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the editors of Conde Nast Traveler announce the definitive guide to the best new hotels

2015-04-20 12:29:51

A non-partisan group of patriots are looking to publish a coloring book called HILLARY'S BIG BOOK OF LIES to help people understand what they consider the top 15 reasons that Hillary should not be

2015-04-20 12:21:54

Kia Motors and Santa Monica's Office of Environment and Sustainability on Hand as Shore Hotel Becomes the First Hotel in the United States to Install Intelligent Energy Storage Coupled With Fast DC

2015-04-20 12:21:18

Airline offers summer specials from New York and Washington D.C.

2015-04-20 08:30:04

WARWICK, R.I., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hopper and InsureMyTrip data teams report an increase in travel to Europe this summer.

2015-04-20 08:27:45

Indulge the senses at Tantalize Miami, the newest dining and entertainment experience MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Opening late May on Lincoln Road, Tantalize


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Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana muscosa
2014-11-18 12:06:30

The Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana muscosa) is a true frog native to California. They can be found in mountain creeks and lakes, meadow streams, isolated pools, and lake borders. They are usually found near steep-gradient streams of a chaparral belt or other water sources around 1,200 to 7,750 feet above sea level. The Southern Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is endangered and the Sierra Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is threatened. This is a small frog, measuring about 5 to 7.5 centimeters....

Norfolk Horn
2014-10-23 13:55:56

The Norfolk horn, known by many other names including the Old Norfolk, the Blackface Norfolk Horned, and the Norfolk Horned, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the heathlands of Norfolk, England. Unlike other black-faced sheep breeds, this breed is able to survive in dry and cool conditions. It was popular in its native country until the nineteenth century, during which time more improved breeds the Southdown were introduced. These two breeds were crossbred to develop the...

Orites excelsus
2014-10-13 13:23:35

Orites excelsus is a species of rainforest tree. The species may also be referred to as the Prickly ash, the Mountain silky oak or the White beefwood. This tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. O. excelsus can be found in New South Wales and southeast Queensland. Orites excelsus will typically grow to approximately 100 feet tall. Its trunk is thick with grey or brown bark. Mature leaves become simple and smooth measuring 1.6-7.4 inches and .6-1.8 inches wide. Young leaves are covered...

Lomatia tasmanica
2014-10-07 10:48:37

Lomatia tasmanica is commonly referred to as King's Lomatia. It is a shrub species from Tasmania that belongs to the Proteaceae family. Only one small colony of L. tasmanica is thought to be alive in the wild. L. tasmanica has shiny green leaves and produces pink flowers. It is an unusual plant, being that there is no genetic difference between plants. It is defined as a triploid, which by definition means it contains all 3 chromosomes and is sterile. Reproduction for the plant happens...

Mount Bisoke
2014-10-04 17:51:30

Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...

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Word of the Day
gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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