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2014-02-10 12:25:03

OSLO, Norway, February 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - From Oslo to Sochi with Love When guests arrive at Norway's swankiest hotel, The Thief in Oslo, they will be greeted by multiple couples - heterosexual, same-sex, interracial - kissing in enthusiastic support of the global Principle 6 campaign. Behind the initiative are the hosts of Europride 2014 and the Norwegian Hotel Tycoon Petter Stordalen. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140210/668216-a )...

2014-02-10 12:24:11

LONDON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:World ROV Operations Market Forecast 2013-2017ROV Work-Class Operations Expenditure to Grow by 80%From 2013 to 2017 Douglas-Westwood forecast total ROV operations expenditure of approximately $9.7 billion (bn), an increase of nearly 80% over the previous five-year period ($5.4bn) in this sixth edition of the World ROV Operations Market Forecast.Author, Kathryn Symes, commented, "Drilling...

2014-02-10 12:20:40

LONDON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: World Subsea Vessel Operations Market Forecast 2013-2017 Subsea Vessel Operations Market Poised For Increase in Demand The subsea vessel operations market is poised to see an increase in demand in the near term with day rates for some vessels set to increase. Between 2013 and 2017, Douglas-Westwood (DW) forecast $106 billion (bn) of expenditure on subsea vessel operations - an...

2014-02-07 08:22:10

DALLAS, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Gas Turbine Markets in the World to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Asia to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Eastern Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" and "Gas Turbine Markets in Western Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" to its...

2014-02-05 08:28:40

Accelerates development of BGB324, the only selective Axl kinase inhibitor in the clinic BERGEN, Norway, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BerGenBio AS ("BerGenBio" or the "Company"), an oncology biopharmaceutical company, announces that it has raised NOK75 million (c.$12.5 million) from a syndicate of new and existing investors through a private placement. This follows a $6.0 million round in May 2013. Proceeds from the financing will be used to support the development...

2014-02-03 12:24:13

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Converter Stations - Global Market Size, Average Pricing and Equipment Market Share to 2020High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Converter Stations - Global Market Size, Average Pricing and Equipment Market Share to 2020Summary"High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) Converter Stations - Global Market Size, Average Pricing and Equipment Market Share to 2020" is...

Infidelity Linked To Large Testicles
2014-01-29 10:15:23

Yngve Vogt  - University of Oslo “We can be grateful to parasites, bacteria and viruses for our ability to have sex. Even though sexual reproduction is far less efficient than non-sexual, nearly all living organisms that you can observe in your environment are based on sexual reproduction. The most important function of sex is to reshuffle the genes in each mating. In this way, the immune system develops resistance to parasites, bacteria and viruses,” explains Petter Bøckman,...

2014-01-29 00:20:36

Nationwide Tour Begins March 1 and Includes Isaiah Rashad and Vince Staples, Heads to Europe in May LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you ready for the Next Big Thing in hip-hop from South Central L.A.? Quincy Matthew Hanley, better known as ScHoolboy Q, is set to release his Top Dawg Entertainment/Interscope Records album ,Oxymoron, on February 25(th). The 15-track debut includes guest appearances from label mates, and fellow Black Hippy artists, Kendrick Lamar...

2014-01-27 23:23:51

Klassekampen will gain efficiencies and functionality using newly rebranded Atex AdBase software. St Paul, MN (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 NEWSCYCLE Solutions (“NEWSCYCLE”) announced Klassekampen, a Norwegian daily newspaper in Oslo, Norway, has signed an agreement to deliver Atex AdBase, recently rebranded as NEWSCYCLE Advertising, to manage the news group’s digital, mobile and print advertising operations. With NEWSCYCLE Advertising, Klassekampen will implement a proven suite of...

2014-01-22 08:25:50

OSLO, Norway, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Megapop announces Trolls vs. Vikings(TM) will arrive on iOS February 26 Megapop is proud to announce that Trolls vs. Vikings is ready for launch next month! The game is set to hit the App Store on February 26, 2014 in English, French, Spanish and German. Android and Browser versions are expected to release during the spring and summer of 2014. With Trolls vs. Vikings, Megapop has delivered a super tight tower...


Latest Norway Reference Libraries

Erik The Red
2014-01-06 11:48:00

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
2014-01-06 10:25:39

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...

piab_001_php
2012-06-14 13:05:09

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...

2012-06-15 06:43:59

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...

cano2_003_pvp
2012-06-18 07:33:16

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  ...

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Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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