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

Joshua Garrett for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 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. Reported by the Siberian Times, this giant hole of unknown depth appeared rather suddenly in the Yamal Peninsula, which is said to translate as “end of the world,” giving the whole...

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. The awards are hosted by LinkShare Corporation, which provides effective online search, lead generation and affiliate marketing programs and has...

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. Why: The recent H1N1 influenza (Swine Flu) outbreak in Mexico has caused shutdowns in businesses and services, prompted airlines to severely curtail flights in and out...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.