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2015-05-20 08:23:47

Loeber Motors plays host to luxury car enthusiasts, prospective buyers on May 23 LINCOLNWOOD, Ill., May.

2015-05-20 08:23:39

Mac Haik Georgetown praises new Ram Chassis Cab for power, capability GEORGETOWN, Texas, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Austin-area car dealership Mac Haik Georgetown understands

2015-05-19 23:12:23

Tempe Dental Care, an Arizona based dental care service provider, is now offering the in-network Delta Dental PPO Dental Insurance.

2015-05-19 23:11:38

For a limited time only, the Hamlin Dental Office of Van Nuys is now offering a promotion for new patients looking for quality dental care at a low cost.

2015-05-19 23:08:30

Cubic to provide Lebanese Armed Forces with Engagement Skills Trainer 2000 technology San Diego, Calif.

2015-05-19 23:07:53

The study of how organizations develop global competence in their workforce is based on a survey of more than 300 HR and training and development professionals. Chapel

2015-05-19 16:33:41

Guests Can Save up to $700 per Stateroom and Receive Free Onboard Spending Money SANTA CLARITA, Calif., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Memorial Day,

2015-05-19 16:30:14

Government of Canada also announces $13 million for increased pharmacy inspections to limit the diversion of prescription drugs to illegal markets EDMONTON, May 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The

2015-05-19 16:28:50

Lineup Includes Billy Corgan of The Smashing Pumpkins, Actor Gary Sinise, Miss America 2015 & more. WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2015 National Memorial Day Parade

2015-05-19 16:28:21

The 501(c)(4) organization run by Ambassador John Bolton supports renewal of the Patriot Act. WASHINGTON, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for American Security


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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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  • A hairdresser.
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