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CHAPEL HILL, N.C., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Defense and Business (IDB - www.IDB.org), in partnership
ARLINGTON, Va., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- General Mark Welsh, United States Air Force Chief of Staff, will be the guest speaker for April's AFA Air Force Breakfast Series session.
Conference to attract thousands of global industry leaders from across North America, Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America to discuss transformative innovations. MIAMI, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Drive Wheaton highlights 2015 Chevy Silverado 2500HD, Trax, Equinox, Traverse EDMONTON, Alberta, Mar.
Matt Castrucci Mazda now has 2016 Mazda CX-5 in Dayton, Ohio DAYTON, Ohio, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The search for a new SUV can turn up many options that can make choosing
THE HAGUE, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 07.00 BST (08.00 CEST and 02.00 EDT) Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) will release
Study shows that a large percentage of employees are frustrated with the annual enrollment process and that more effective communication strategies are critical. ATLANTA, March 25,
Scion of Naperville is highlighting 2015 Scion tC Release Series 9.0 NAPERVILLE, Ill., Mar.
Grim outlook, but people still have a great deal of control, say experts SAN JOSE, Calif., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Security experts at the
WASHINGTON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) will hold a
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)
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...
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...
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...
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...
- An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
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