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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the organization Million Hearts have teamed up in an effort to prevent 1 Million Heart attacks by 2017.
Newport Aquarium is offering discounted admission to members of all religious organizations during Faith Weekend, March 7-8. NEWPORT, Ky.
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Dates and locations are now available for Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Camps along with special early registration offerings.
Innovative technology, family-friendly gameplay and world-class licensed properties highlight Spin Master's 2015 line-up NEW YORK, Feb.
New Sports, Multiple Venues and World-Class Athletes; Mat Hoffman, Trey Wood, Jimmy Wilkins and Filipe Gustavo Among the Elite to Attend from April 25-May 3 SHANGHAI, Feb.
Multi-year agreement includes website CMS, tournament management, league stats tool, online registration, and mobile app. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) February 12,
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Global Energy & Lighting frees Olympic pool of “blind spots”, affording lifeguards improved visibility Boise, ID (PRWEB) February 11, 2015 The
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Aquascaping is the art of arranging aquatic plants along with rocks, cavework, stones, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. Aquascape designs incorporate numerous distinctive styles. Usually, an aquascape houses fish as well as plants, although it’s possible to produce an aquascape with solely plants, or with rockwork or other hardscape and no plants. Even though the main goal of aquascaping is to construct an artful underwater landscape, the technical...
The Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a species of freshwater fish that is found across North and Central America (from Mexico south to the Honduras). Its common name is likened to that of the famous 1920s boxer Jack Dempsey, because of its strong facial features and aggressive nature. It is found in slow-moving waters, such as areas that are swampy, weedy, murky, and/or warm. It is common in sand-bottom canals, drainage ditches, and rivers. This species has been introduced to Australia,...
The Pearl Danio (Danio albolineatus) is a tropical fish belonging to the minnow family (Cyprinidae). Originating in Sumatra, Burma, and Thailand, this fish is sometimes found in community tanks by fish keeping hobbyists. It grows to a maximum length of 2.6 in (6.5 cm) and lives for around 5 years. The fish has a pink body and two light yellow/white stripes. It has an iridescent look. The fish has two pair of barbels. In the wild, the Pearl Danio is found in along the surface of small,...
The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...
A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.