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2015-03-28 23:01:20

Paradigm Research Group (PRG) has published an Open Letter to Secretary Hillary Clinton as part of its Congressional Hearing Initiative (CHI) seeking new hearings for military/agency/political

2015-03-28 00:22:40

OLYMPIA, Wash., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Democrats in the House of Representatives released their budget proposal, bringing forward a $39 billion state spending plan for

2015-03-27 23:05:29

Office Accepts All Forms of Dental Insurance and Offers Financing with ConfiDent® Dental Discount Program Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 Smile

2015-03-27 23:01:56

A five-year, $2.5 million government investment restored the synagogue's lead-clad domes and magnificent interior. EDIRNE, Turkey (PRWEB) March 27, 2015

2015-03-27 20:20:37

Warmer weather leaves Chicagoans seeking affordable drop tops LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the first day of spring comes optimism and excitement in

2015-03-27 16:25:13

The nation's premier supplier of specialty linen unveils its new collection and fabrics for Spring/Summer 2015. CHICAGO, Mar.

2015-03-27 16:24:37

Removing barriers to accessing quality health services in both official languages CALGARY, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Joan Crockatt, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, on behalf

2015-03-27 16:23:25

WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Reid has had a distinguished legacy advocating for the rights and interests of American working families.

2015-03-27 16:21:12

Drive Wheaton compares Scion FRS, iQ, tC, xB against competitors EDMONTON, Alberta, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Scion has a unique stable of vehicles.

2015-03-27 16:20:58

ARLINGTON, Va., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association applauds the bipartisan efforts of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) to pass the Fiscal Year 2016


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Korean Brown Frog, Rana coreana
2014-11-04 10:05:21

The Korean Brown Frog (Rana coreana) is a species of frog belonging to the genus Rana. It is endemic to the Korean Peninsula. Measuring about 1.5 inches in the males and 1.7 inches in the females, this species is the smallest of brown frogs within Korea. Image Caption: Rana coreana. Credit: Pierre Fidenci/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

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Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.