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2014-11-18 08:35:11

Restaurants slated to open in December 2014 and January 2015 COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunny Street Cafe(®) is expanding in its home state.

2014-11-18 08:28:53

Kershaw teams up with ONEHOPE to give back to Kershaw's Challenge LOS ANGELES, Nov.

2014-11-18 08:28:44

- High-Intensity Interval Fitness Franchise Plans Fifth Studio in Central Florida - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov.

2014-11-18 08:28:21

Launch of World's First Suspended Climbing Play Space of its kind and Wallenda Appearance Highlight Family Fun Fitness Festival at Center JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov.

2014-11-18 08:27:31

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Light Group's Las Vegas hot spots are preparing to ring in the New Year in a big way.

2014-11-18 08:27:03

TweetChat designed to help those struggling with eating disorders and body image concerns cope with the upcoming Holiday season REDMOND, Ore., Nov.

2014-11-18 08:26:40

Golden Nugget Atlantic City adds second online casino to its Internet gaming permit JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov.

2014-11-18 08:21:17

-- All-New Aviation Business Model Joins JG Black Book to Offer Exclusive, Inspired Travel Experiences - LOS ANGELES, Nov.

2014-11-18 08:20:38

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas named 'Best New Ship,' Disney Cruise Line named 'Best for Families' for second consecutive year EWING, N.J., Nov.


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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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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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