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2010-11-20 00:00:48

Haiti cholera epidemic is spreading quickly and could easily worsen despite efforts to control it. As concerns rise over massive health challenges, Dr.

2010-11-11 09:35:00

Archaeologists have discovered six mummified dogs that they believe were used in 15th Century religious ceremonies.

2010-10-28 17:27:00

LIMA, Peru, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura" or "the Company") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest, publicly-traded precious metals mining company announced today its results for the third quarter 2010.

2010-10-12 09:23:00

High grade gold intercepts including 3 metres @ 242.5 gpt Au Additional High Grade Cu-Au-Mo at Pampacancha: 75.25 m @ 1.84% Cu Eq First Mine Permitting and Optimisation Studies on track Share Issued and Outstanding: 82,243,000                TSX: NOM BVL: NOM TORONTO, Ontario and LIMA, Peru, Oct.

2010-09-27 17:25:27

Flowering plants produce nectar to attract insect pollinators.

2010-07-30 15:05:00

LIMA, Peru, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura" or "the Company") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest publicly-traded precious metals mining company, announced today its results for the second quarter 2010.

2010-07-01 13:19:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, LAN Airlines and its affiliates inaugurated their fourth US gateway at San Francisco International Airport with LAN Peru's nonstop service to Lima, Peru.

2010-06-15 09:09:00

- Chilloroya access agreement concluded - Exploration drilling set to resume - Constancia ESIA Public Audience Completed Shares Issued and Outstanding: 81,739,000 TSX: NOM BVL: NOM TORONTO, ON and LIMA, Peru, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Norsemont Mining Inc.

2010-06-07 04:54:00

NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) and USSE Corp., (Union Square) (Pink Sheets: UCRP) today announced that Licensing International Expo, the world's leading marketplace for buying and selling intellectual property rights, has added The Loop as a first time exhibitor.

2010-05-03 12:56:00

VANCOUVER, May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

Latest Lima Reference Libraries

Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis
2013-04-16 19:05:32

The Fragile File Clam, Limaria fragilis, is a species of bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. It’s found in shallow waters in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and is able to swim. This clam has a pair of hinged, thin, asymmetric white valves and a red mantle with a fringe of long and tapering pink and grey banded tentacles at its edge. Also around the margin of the mantle is a row of tiny eyespots that can detect light and shade, and might alert the animal of an approaching...

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians
2013-04-16 18:59:32

The Flame Shell, Limaria hians, is a species of small saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Limidae. The flame shell looks a lot like a scallop with a bright orange fringe of filaments emerging from between the valve of its shell. The bivalves fashion a felt-lined nest by making sticky threads which bind stones and pieces of shell debris. This shell is distributed primarily in the west coast of Scotland from the sub littoral, down to 100 meters, although...

2008-04-30 23:11:20

The Flame Scallop or Rough Fileclam (Lima scabra), is found in the Caribbean Sea. Lima scabra are members of the Phylum Mollusca. Flame scallops are also bivalve mollusks. Although their name would suggest otherwise, flame scallops have no relation to scallops, besides their exterior. Flame scallops have a rough outer shell with a red mantle. Surrounding the mantel are red and white tentacles. The flame scallop's vibrant red color is due to the large amount of carotenoids found within...

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Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.