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Siberia Yamal Peninsula
2014-07-17 10:01:06

What could cause an 80 meter hole to form somewhere in northern Siberia? A meteorite strike? Aliens? Cthulhu? Researchers all over the world are scratching their heads over this one, as no one seems to have an answer they are 100 percent sure of.

2009-06-16 08:00:00

Nomination for the Golden Link International Advertiser of the Year Category Recognizes Pingo's Innovative Global Affiliate Program BURLINGTON, Mass., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pingo, the prepaid calling service from iBasis (Nasdaq: IBAS), today announced that it has been named a Finalist in the Sixth Annual LinkShare Golden Link Awards.

2009-05-12 06:30:00

Pingo Reduces Rates to Facilitate Crisis Communications to Mexico BURLINGTON, Mass., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- What: Pingo and Pingo Business, the prepaid VoIP calling services from iBasis (Nasdaq: IBAS), has reduced calling rates to Mexico by 50% for consumer and small and medium-sized business (SMBs) customers.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.