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2011-04-06 10:34:00

VALCOURT, QC, April 6 /PRNewswire/ - BRP, in cooperation with the Centre de technologies avanc©es BRP-Universit© de Sherbrooke (CTA), will develop the chassis and locomotion systems for a Lunar Exploration Light Rover and a Mars Exploration Science Rover. BRP was awarded $5.6 million in contracts by MacDonald Dettwiler and Associated Ltd. (MDA) after they received the mandate of two contracts by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) for the design, development, construction and...

2011-03-24 11:07:00

VALCOURT, QC, March 24 /PRNewswire/ - BRP is a world leader in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and marketing of Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea-Doo watercraft and boats, Evinrude outboard engines, Can-Am all-terrain and side-by-side vehicles and roadsters, as well as Rotax engines. And in July 2011, more than 4,000 BRP dealers and distributors from around the globe will gather in Montr©al, Qu©bec for the company's biggest commercial and technological...

2011-03-23 09:00:00

4,000 PEOPLE FROM MORE THAN 100 COUNTRIES TO VISIT MONTRÓ°AL AND THE EASTERN TOWNSHIPS VALCOURT, QC, March 23 /PRNewswire/ - From July 10 to 17, 2011, BRP will host the largest event of its history in Montr©al, Qu©bec. Over 4,000 dealers and distributors from more than 100 countries will visit Montr©al and the Eastern Townships. All regions of the world will be represented: Latin America including Brazil and the Caribbean, all parts of Europe...

2011-03-22 05:00:00

CENTENNIAL, Colo., and MOJAVE, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Launch Alliance (ULA) and XCOR Aerospace announced today their successful hot-fire demonstrations of a lighter-weight, lower-cost approach to liquid-fueled rocket-engine vacuum nozzles. The new nozzle technology, which uses aluminum alloys and innovative manufacturing techniques, is projected to be less costly and save hundreds of pounds of mass compared to nozzles in use today in typical large upper-stage rocket...

2011-03-17 11:08:00

VALCOURT, Qc, March 17 /PRNewswire/ - With this year's Ultimate Playground Demo Tour, BRP is showcasing its complete product portfolio of Sea-Doo watercraft and boats, Can-Am all-terrain and side-by-side vehicles as well as our unique Can-Am roadsters, Evinrude outboard engines and Ski-Doo snowmobiles. The Ultimate Playground Demo Tour is set up to provide more BRP products to view, interactive displays, product specialists to answer questions and more time and flexibility to look...

2011-02-28 05:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At the commencement of the 2011 Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference (NSRC) being held in Orlando, Florida, XCOR Aerospace announced its initial team of suborbital payload integration specialists who will begin taking orders and facilitating experiment development and integration for commercial, educational and government suborbital research missions aboard XCOR's Lynx reusable suborbital launch vehicle. Capable of up to four flights...

2011-02-21 00:10:42

One of the nation's leading experts in space flight safety and risk assessment, Dr. Feng Hsu recently agreed to support suborbital space flight by helping guide the International affairs of Xtraordinary Adventures, a Florida space travel agency representing XCOR's Lynx spaceplane. Boca Raton, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) February 19, 2011 With more than 90 books published and worldwide recognition for his expertise as technical advisor and leading expert of Risk and Safety Assessment and Management at...

2011-02-10 14:00:00

VALCOURT, QC, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ - BRP will invest over $15 million in the next three years to transform its outboard engine facility in Sturtevant, WI and become the heart of the Evinrude brand. Evinrude product development, marketing and sales functions as well as customer service will be consolidated under one roof. In so doing, all employees from the Waukegan, IL facility will be regrouped in the Sturtevant campus. There will be no job terminations resulting from this move....

2011-02-10 07:00:00

CHICAGO, IL, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ - BRP presents the Can-Am Spyder hybrid advanced concept vehicle to the public at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show from February 11 to 13 in Chicago, Illinois. BRP announced the four-year research & development project for a plug-in hybrid electric roadster in December, in partnership with the Advanced Technology Center BRP-Sherbrooke University and with funding from the Government of Canada's Automotive Partnership Program. A...

2011-02-03 07:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ - BRP presents the Can-Am Spyder hybrid advanced concept vehicle to the public at this weekend's International Motorcycle Show in Minneapolis, Minnesota. BRP announced the four-year research & development project for a plug-in hybrid electric roadster in December, in partnership with the Advanced Technology Center BRP-Sherbrooke University and with funding from the Government of Canada's Automotive Partnership Program. A plug-in hybrid...


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2007-12-13 15:41:08

The Snowshoe is a cross between a Siamese and a bi-colored American Shorthair. The first Snowshoes appeared in the 1960s. The breed is sturdy and pointed with white markings on the face, chest and feet. The ears and head of a snowshoe are triangular. The head typically has black markings. The eyes of a Snowshoe are always blue. The Snowshoe coat is short-haired and is white and gray; it can come with blue, lilac, lynx, fawn, chocolate or seal points. All Snowshoes however are born white,...

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2007-01-19 12:56:54

The bobcat (Lynx rufus, or commonly Felis rufus) is a wild cat native to North America. They are found mostly in the United States, southern Canada, and Northern Mexico. The bobcat is an adaptable animal that inhabits wooded areas as well as semi-desert, urban, and swampland environments. They live in a set home range that shifts in size with the season. They utilize several methods to mark their territorial boundaries including claw marks and deposits of urine or feces. In appearance, the...

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2007-01-19 12:44:27

The Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis) is a close relative of the Eurasian Lynx. The Canada Lynx is more similar to the Bobcat than to the Eurasian Lynx. This cat is found in northern forests across almost all of Canada and Alaska. In addition there are large lynx populations in Montana, Idaho and Washington. The Canada Lynx is rare in Utah, Minnesota, and New England. Reintroduction efforts in Colorado have been ongoing since 1999, with the first wild-born kittens confirmed in 2003. There...

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2007-01-19 12:42:25

The Iberian Lynx (Lynx pardinus, sometimes Felis pardina) - sometimes referred to as the Spanish Lynx. It used to be often miss-classified as a subspecies of the Eurasian Lynx, but it is now regarded as a separate species. While the Eurasian Lynx bears rather pallid markings, the Iberian Lynx has distinctive, leopard-like spots. The Iberian Lynx is smaller than its northern relative. It does not usually hunt animals larger than hares and rabbits as its main prey. However, as the population...

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2007-01-19 12:40:24

The Eurasian Lynx (Lynx lynx) is a medium-sized cat of European and Siberian forests. It is one of the major predators. It has grey to reddish fur with black spots. The pattern of the fur is variable. Lynxes prey on hares, rodents, foxes, and even roe deer.

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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