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Leading kiosk, gas station, and service trade distributor Engrospartner will launch Blue Ridge Cloud demand forecasting, planning, replenishment and analytics solutions to secure growth and ensure
LONDON and OSLO, Norway, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ebpSource, the world's leading provider of electronic billing and payment solutions, is pleased
AMSTERDAM, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "VimpelCom Ltd." ("VimpelCom", "Company" or "Group") (NASDAQ: VIP) a leading global provider of telecommunications services, today announces
OSLO, Norway, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Ibsen Award, the world's leading theatre award, is awarded to individuals
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#WHATSTHERE SOCHI, Russia, March 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada defeated the U.S.
BERGEN, Norway, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NOK 13 million funding secured from the Research Council of Norway BerGenBio AS ("BerGenBio" or the
OSLO and HOUSTON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Maritime has performed the technical design and engineering (FEED) of an offshore based fish farm for Ocean Farming
SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Adam Dixon (Midland, Ont.) scored twice and Dominic Larocque (Quebec City, Que.) and Marc Dorion (Bourget, Ont.) once each as Canada's National Sledge Team
HOUSTON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceaneering International, Inc. (NYSE: OII) announced the appointment of Knut Eriksen to Senior Vice President, Business Development.
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 small wooded valley; a dell.
- The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.