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2014-09-02 23:01:08

InventHelp, a leading inventor service firm, is submitting the Limpkin to companies in the hopes of a good faith review. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 An inventor from Elizabethtown, Pa., was lying in bed and watching a movie on his tablet PC when he thought that it’d be easier if he didn’t have to hold the device. "That’s when I got the idea for the LIMPKIN," he said. This ergonomic and easy-to-use device provides a more convenient way to use a smartphone or...

Image 1 - Researchers Find Evidence That Pythons Are Eating Bird Eggs
2012-04-07 04:52:03

Burmese pythons, which have already been observed attacking birds in the Florida Everglades, have now been seen eating those birds' eggs directly from the nest, according to new research from the Smithsonian Institution. According to Jennifer Welsh of LiveScience, the study, which has been published in the March issue of the journal Reptiles & Amphibians: Conservation and Natural History, details three cases in which the Smithsonian researchers discovered eggs inside of the pythons,...


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2008-04-28 18:03:34

The Limpkin (Aramus guarauna), commonly known as Carrao, Courlan, or Crying Bird, is a bird that is found in marshes with some trees or scrub in the Caribbean, South America and southern Florida, USA. The Limpkin is 26inches long with a 40 inch wingspan. It is drably plumaged brown with a grayer head and neck. It has long legs and neck, and a long, yellowish bill. It feeds on small aquatic life, principally snails. This unobtrusive bird nests on the ground laying about six eggs. It has...

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Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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