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Owls' Noiseless Wings May One Day Inspire Quieter Aircraft, Wind Turbines
2013-11-25 05:02:43

Learning how owls use acoustic stealth to surprise their prey could one day help engineers improve the design of airplanes, submarines and wind turbines.

Huge Salmon-Eating Owl Helped by Huge Trees
2013-08-15 12:22:05

A study spearheaded by the Wildlife Conservation Society and the University of Minnesota has shown that the world's largest owl -- and one of the rarest -- is also a key indicator of the health of some of the last great primary forests of Russia's Far East.

2013-07-17 23:16:44

The weatherproof Owl™ LED Wall Pack series was designed by the small company’s OEM team to tackle a wide range of outdoor lighting projects. Brooklyn, NY

2013-06-02 23:00:18

Online science education retailer Owl Brand Discovery Kits enriches Missouri teacher and at-risk programs. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 Summer

2013-04-14 23:00:44

Nature’s creatures get a boost from human technology in passive relocation project on campus at Estrella Mountain Community College. Avondale, AZ (PRWEB) April

How Owls Turn Their Heads 020113
2013-02-01 11:10:08

A team of medical illustrators and neurological imaging experts has finally discovered how owls can almost fully rotate their heads without damaging the delicate blood vessels in their neck.

2012-12-26 05:00:43

Family-oriented December activities such as keepsake handpring art are the latest ideas that Moms are blogging in numbers about on Kids Activities Blog.

Noise Pollution Affects Wildlife And Ecosystems
2012-12-16 06:21:30

The Wildlife Conservation Society and its partners - including Colorado State University and The Wilderness Society - have developed a new tool that is being used by scientists and land managers to model how noise travels through landscapes and affects species and ecosystems.

2012-12-04 05:01:08

The Yale University Center for Language Study has Installed the OWL Test Management System for Online Language Assessments in more than 200 Different Languages. Pittsburgh,

2012-12-01 05:00:38

The developers of the Owl Protector, a password security and organization solution for PC users, have centralized operations in Tampa, Florida.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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