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- 'BIO KOREA 2015', a professional convention for the health industry, will be held at the COEX Exhibition Center from April 8 to 10 SEOUL, South Korea, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/
MIAMI, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL fast approaches its seventeenth annual edition and gears up to transform Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami over
DALLAS, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com adds Colposcopy Test, Market, Users & Forecast - Asia & Middle East Analysis market research
Leading technology brands break into virtual reality realm through collaboration on a smart 3D camera PALO ALTO, Calif., and SEOUL, South Korea, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
SEOUL, Korea, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- #EXPO -- The 23rd Korea International Plastics & Rubber Show (KOPLAS 2015), Korea's major trade show to see plastic-related raw material, molding,
SEOUL, South Korea and CUPERTINO, Calif., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip") (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal
LOS ANGELES, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Optowiz announced continued production and availability of its popular bi-directional (BiDi) high density (HD) SFP transceivers in two wavelengths
-- Korea World Trade Center in Samseong-dong will be developed into the MICE business hub of Asia SEOUL, South Korea, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The
COLOGNE, Germany, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IDS 2015, Hall 4.2 Booth #N049 - Vigilant Biosciences,
Paektu Mountain, also known as Baektu Mountain or Changbai Mountain, is an active stratovolcano that is located along the border of China and North Korea. At an elevation of 9,003 feet, it is the tallest peak on the Korean Peninsula and in northeastern China, as well as the tallest peak in the Baekdudaegan and Changbai mountain ranges. The volcano is a popular tourist area for many South Koreans and foreign travelers. Paektu Mountain is a cone shaped volcano that holds a large caldera that...
The Maltese tiger, also called the blue tiger, is considered to be a tiger with a morphed coloration. It is claimed to inhabit the region of Fujian Province, China. Sightings of Maltese tigers in Korea and Burma have also been reported. The term Maltese derives from a domestic cat that has slate grey fur. Cats of this coloration are abundant in Malta, therefore, this variation of tiger has acquired its name. In support of the blue tiger principle, many breeds of felines have this...
The long-tailed goral (Naemorhedus caudatus), also known as the Chinese gray goral, is a species of wild goat that can be found in northern and eastern Asia. Its range includes China, Russia, and Korea. It prefers a habitat in mountainous regions with little vegetation and rocky ground. This species lives near crevices, which it uses for safety and shelter. Occasionally, these goats can be found in the area of evergreen or deciduous forests. The long-tailed goral differs in size depending...
The Sea Pineapple (Halocynthia roretzi) is an edible species of tunicate. It is known as the Meongge in Korea and the Hoya or Maboya in Japan. This creature lives in shallow water, usually attached to rocks and artificial substrate. It is adapted to cold water temperatures between 36 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit, but prefer temperatures close to 54 degrees F. This creature is known for both its peculiar appearance, described by journalist Nick Tosches as “something that could exist only in...
White Forsythia or Nakai (Abeliophyllum distichum) is a species of flowering plant of the family, Oleaceae. It is the only species in its genus. It is endemic to Korea, where it is endangered in the wild. It is known as Abelialeaf in Korea. It is related to the Forsythia, but differs in having white, not yellow, flowers. It is cultivated as an ornamental plant in Europe and North America. It is a deciduous shrub that grows to 3.25 to 6.5 feet tall. The leaves are simple, 2.33 to 4 inches...
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