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2009-07-22 14:26:38

Synchronicity in nature is seen in beating hearts, the flashing of fireflies' lights, the ebb and flow of infectious disease"”and the simultaneous rise and fall of populations across vast reaches of space. While scientists have identified some factors that account for this melodic phenomenon, they have yet to sort out the relative contribution each plays in this finely tuned orchestra.Now researchers at Yale University and the University of Calgary report in the July 22 issue of...

2009-07-13 14:22:00

CHELMSFORD, Mass., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: MRCY) (www.mc.com), a leading provider of embedded computing systems and software for image, sensor, and signal processing applications, announced it received a $2.7 million production order from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI, www.ga-asi.com) to provide RACE++(R) Series rugged computing modules for the Predator(R) unmanned aircraft system (UAS) Lynx(R) Block 20 synthetic...

2009-06-29 07:00:00

Agreement opens new cities for Frontier and Midwest customers DENVER, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: FRNTQ) today announced its wholly owned subsidiary Frontier Airlines, Inc., has reached a codeshare agreement with Milwaukee-based Midwest Airlines. The agreement will allow customers of both airlines to travel to more destinations while enjoying a seamless ticketing and customer service experience. The agreement, which is scheduled to begin...

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2009-06-22 06:45:00

In the Doñana National Park in the southernmost Spanish community of Andulia, roadside signs abound warning drivers to watch out for wild Iberian Lynxes, one of the rarest species of cats on the planet. With less than 50 of the endangered felines roaming the park's 134 square miles of protected scrubland, forests and marshes, the chances of actually seeing one of the stealthy creatures is slim at best. Less than a hundred years ago, there were an estimated 100,000 Iberian...

2009-06-17 10:13:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission officials today announced that hunters and trappers harvested 487 bobcats during the 2008-09 bobcat seasons. Harvest numbers for 2008-09 by WMU are: WMU 2A, 2; WMU 2C, 34; WMU 2E, 14; WMU 2F, 41; WMU 2G, 126; WMU 3A, 56; WMU 3B, 123; WMU 3C, 42; WMU 3D, 23; and WMU 4D, 15. "The 2008-09 bobcat permit holder success rate of 40 percent is tied for the second highest with the 2005-06 harvest, both of which were...

2009-06-04 15:38:00

DENVER, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: FRNTQ) today announced preliminary traffic results for May 2009 for both Frontier's mainline operation and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lynx Aviation. Mainline Results for May 2009: Revenue passenger miles decreased 15.7 percent to 747,594,000 and capacity (as measured by available seat miles) was down 14.9 percent to 919,194,000 from the same period last year. This resulted in a load factor of 81.3...

2009-06-03 10:12:00

Denver-based carrier back in Tulsa after one-year absence DENVER, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines will begin twice-daily nonstop service to Tulsa International Airport (TUL) from its hub at Denver International Airport (DEN) on Aug. 2, 2009. Frontier's wholly-owned subsidiary Lynx Aviation will provide service for the route. This is the first new city added to the Frontier network in 2009. "We are happy to be back in Tulsa," said President of Lynx Cameron Kenyon. "We...

2009-04-06 19:57:00

DENVER, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: FRNTQ) today announced preliminary traffic results for March 2009 for both Frontier's mainline operation and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lynx Aviation. Lynx commenced revenue service in December 2007. Mainline Results for March 2009: Revenue passenger miles decreased 24.0 percent to 716,094,000 and capacity (as measured by available seat miles) was down 19.7 percent to 897,642,000 from the same period...

2009-03-05 22:49:00

DENVER, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: FRNTQ) today announced preliminary traffic results for February 2009 for both Frontier's mainline operation and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lynx Aviation. Lynx commenced revenue service in December 2007. Mainline Results for February 2009: Revenue passenger miles decreased 19.9 percent to 596,736,000 and capacity (as measured by available seat miles) was down 15.4 percent to 810,586,000 from...

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2009-02-23 08:15:00

For about a century, the Balkan lynx, an iconic wild cat, has wavered on the brink of extinction. "The lynx has no natural enemy except man," said Georgi Ivanov, an ecologist running a research project that observes lynxes in western Macedonia's Galicica National Park. Poaching is the main threat to the Balkan subspecies of the European lynx, the biggest cat on the continent. Lynx are slain by villagers primarily for their fur. However, deteriorating forests and a lack of quarry also...


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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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  • A unit of saved energy.
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