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AMSTERDAM, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VimpelCom Ltd.
Lunar mining company establishes permanent presence in Stavanger to access Norway’s expertise in extremely challenging deep sea drilling, extraction and logistics support operations.
itSMF Norway announced today that Kevin Keegan, legendary footballer and one of the most recognizable faces in international football, will open the 2015 itSMF Norway Conference with a keynote
Deploys World-Leading Web Browser on Bare Metal Servers from IBM to Improve Mobile Internet Access for Millions of Users in Asia OSLO, Norway, Feb.
PORTLAND, Oregon, February 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Beam adds a report titled "Lighting Product Markets in the World to 2019 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts"
TRONDHEIM, Norway, Feb.
STAVANGER, Norway, February 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Maritime Group has appointed Peder Sortland as its first CEO.
itSMF Norway is bringing a new learning experience to its thirteenth annual ITSM conference in its Service Bazaar.
Joint technology-focused program to pursue industrial solutions designed to reduce environmental impact of oil and gas production FAIRFIELD, Conn. and STAVANGER, Norway, Jan.
Known as Erik the Red, Erik Thorvaldsson is remembered in medieval and Icelandic saga sources as having founded the first Norse settlement in Greenland. The Icelandic tradition signifies that he was born in Rogaland, Norway. The designation “the Red” probably refers to his hair or his beard color. Leif Ericson, the well-known Icelandic explorer, was Erik’s son. When Erik the Red’s father was exiled from Norway due to manslaughter, he sailed west from Norway accompanied by...
Leif Ericson was a Norse explorer seen as the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years prior to Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, identified with the Norse L’Anse aux Meadows on the northern point of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. It is believed that Leif was born in Iceland around the 970’s - the son of father Erik the Red, an explorer and outlaw from Western Norway. Erik founded the first...
Symbol: PIAB Group: Gymnosperm Family: Pinaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: L48 I CAN I Synonyms: PIEX2 Picea excelsa (Lam.) Link Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CT, IL, KY, MA, ME, MN, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WI, WV Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...
Symbol: HYNO4 Group: Moss Family: Amblystegiaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Division Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision Musci Class Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass Bryidae Order Hypnales Family Amblystegiaceae Genus Hygrohypnum Lindb. – hygrohypmum moss Species Hygrohypnum...
Symbol: CANO2 Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N AK N CAN N GL N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AK, CA, CO, ID, MI, MN, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WI, WY Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision ...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.