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2014-10-13 23:08:14

RankingBySEO, a well-recognized internet marketing firm, has announced an online reputation management service for celebrities, celebrities reputation management. New Delhi, India (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 RankingBySEO, a well-recognized internet marketing firm, has introduced a service for celebrities, and the company has named the service ‘Celebrity Reputation Management’. The service would help the celebrities to manage their online reputation. RankingBySEO has designed the service...

2014-10-13 23:06:25

Partnership will provide training and “Cancer Aware” Certification to spa and wellness locations and connect cancer patients and survivors with qualified wellness professionals Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Spafinder Wellness 365™, the world’s largest network of spas and wellness locations, and Wellness for Cancer, the first organization to establish standardized, objective, cancer-focused training and business criteria for the wellness industry, have announced a...

2014-10-13 23:01:10

Annual program honors eight moms and breast cancer survivors making a difference. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The Kids II Foundation’s Pink Power Mom Network has named eight breast cancer survivors from the United States and Canada as the 2014 Pink Power Moms. The awardees, all breast cancer survivors, were selected for their focus on community and compassion to support patients and their families, in addition to excelling in their most important role – being a mom. The moms...

2014-10-13 16:23:44

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The winners of the 15th annual Sentinel Awards were announced in a ceremony Thursday night in Hollywood. The awards recognize exemplary achievements in television storylines and movies that inform, educate and motivate viewers to make choices for healthier and safer lives. The NBC hit series Parenthood received first place in the Drama category for its story about Hank, played by Ray Romano, who learns he may have Asperger's Syndrome....

2014-10-13 16:23:20

Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax the Destroyer, Groot, Rocket Raccoon and more join the popular Upper Deck Legendary Series! CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Deck's Legendary(TM): A Marvel Deck Building Game has become the company's top gaming property with two core sets (Legendary(TM) & Villains) and three expansion sets (Dark City, Fantastic Four & Paint the Town Red) in the market. Now Upper Deck brings Marvel fans even more excitement with the fourth expansion...

2014-10-13 12:25:31

Five Finalist Filmmakers Awarded with iTunes Distribution and Fest Appearances SHREVEPORT, La., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Winners of the 2014 Louisiana Film Prize (www.lafilmprize.com) were announced at a sold out awards ceremony held on Sunday, October 12th in downtown Shreveport. Louisiana Film Prize Founder and Executive Director Gregory Kallenberg was joined by his team to make the announcement. The festival's top award of $50,000 cash - judged by a mixture of...

2014-10-13 12:24:50

Legendary musician, humanitarian and social activist Carlos Santana to answer questions in front of audience of SiriusXM listeners NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that legendary rock star Carlos Santana will sit down in front of a live studio audience of SiriusXM listeners on Tuesday, October 14 for its series "SiriusXM ICONOS," intimate gatherings with iconic Latin musicians, entertainers and ambassadors of Latino culture....

2014-10-13 08:31:57

Robust Customer Growth Fuels Company Growth; on Track to Serve 20,000 Families by First Half of 2015 SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Passare, Inc., a trusted and relevant source for End-of-Life planning and management, today announced strong momentum on key metrics as the company continues to gain traction and grow its business. Fueled by robust customer growth, the company is on track to serve 20,000 families by the first half of 2015, which is unprecedented for the...

2014-10-13 08:28:17

DUBAI, UAE, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pegasus Agriculture, MENA region's largest owners and operators of hydroponic farming facilities has successfully implemented a viable and cost- effective solution to meet our quality food needs by farming vegetables and herbs indoors all year round by using modern hydroponic gardening systems that take advantage of artificial light and growing nutrients. Hydroponic systems...

2014-10-13 08:27:25

Dermoscent® skin care products with essential oils support skin and coat care without additional added fragrances SHAWNEE, Kan., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more pet owners are seeking naturally-derived and non-shampooing options for their pets' needs. Now veterinarians can offer both with Dermoscent(®), a specialty line of pet skin care products from Bayer HealthCare Animal Health. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151479 The Dermoscent(® )products combine the...


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Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Adenanthos macropodianus
2014-10-14 11:59:16

Adenanthos macropodianus is a shrub species. The plant may also be referred to as the Gland Flower or the Kangaroo Island gland flower. A. macropodianus belongs to the Proteaceae family. This species can be found only on Kangaroo Island in South Australia. Adenanthos macropodianus was listed as a variety of A. sericeus for over 100 years until finally in 1970 the plant was given its own species classification. Adenanthos macropodianus grows upright reaching approximately 3 feet in height....

Orothamnus
2014-10-13 13:26:23

Orothamnus is a genus of shrub plant. The genus may also be referred to as the Marsh Rose. Orothamnus belongs to the Proteaceae family and its name stems from the Greek words: Oros, meaning mountain and thamnos, meaning bush. An Orothamnus plant can be found growing naturally in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The species will grow in the mountain ranges of the Kogelberg and Kleinrivier Mountains of Hottentots-Holland. On the mountainsides these shrubs prefer peaty swamps and...

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...

Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis
2014-09-15 16:37:21

The Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis, is a yellowish colored dwarf toad. The females can reach up to 1.1 inches long and the males can reach up to .75 inches long. This ovoviviparous species was described scientifically in the year 1999. It was found only in the spray zone around the Kihansi waterfalls in the southern Udzungwa Mountains located in Tanzania. At about 220,000 square feet, this was the smallest natural distribution known for any vertebrate species, but it was...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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