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2015-03-04 12:30:07

MOSCOW, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Top managers from Ulmart, Russia's leading e-commerce company, set out to New York City this week to meet with representatives of

2015-03-03 12:27:02

Yext adds 10 leading local search publishers in Russia, Austria, Ireland, Spain, Switzerland and the United States NEW YORK, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext today announced the

2015-03-02 16:28:13

LONDON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The European reclosers market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 3.1% in the forecast periodand the single phase recloser is expected to grow at a CAGR of

2015-03-02 08:41:04

Low share of online sales in overall retail leaves much room for Russian eCommerce growth, says Frost & Sullivan LONDON, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the last few years, Russia and other

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2015-03-01 14:17:36

Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, has pledged support for the International Space Station (ISS) through 2024, but will look to build its own orbiting base after that time.

2015-02-27 12:22:15

DALLAS, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds Russia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report that presents essential information relating to the terms

2015-02-27 08:28:53

DALLAS, February 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The OTC (Over-The-Counter) market in Central Europe report contains relevant information about growth, value, manufacturing, investment,

2015-02-25 12:26:22

BOSTON, February 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Smooth Drug Development [http://smoothdd.com/en ] announced gaining the internationally renowned ISO 9001:2008 certification [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_9000#Summary_of_ISO_9001:2008_in_informal_language

2015-02-25 12:21:42

MOSCOW, February 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The consortium comprising the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), a $10 billion fund established to make equity investments

2015-02-25 00:21:21

AMSTERDAM, Feb.


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Asian Black Bear, Ursus thibetanus
2013-06-03 13:08:46

The Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), also known as the white-chested bear or the moon bear, is a species that holds a large range. This range includes northern areas of the Indian Subcontinent, most areas of the Himalayas, far eastern Russia, northeastern areas of China, Korea, and the Honshū and Shikoku islands near Japan. As is common to black bear species, the Asiatic black bear prefers a habitat within deciduous forests, mixed forests, deserts, and thornbrush forests. It can...

Taiga
2013-04-19 18:21:46

Taiga, or otherwise known as boreal forest, is a biome that is characterized by coniferous forests made up mostly of spruces, larches, and pines. The taiga is the world’s largest terrestrial biome. In North America, it covers most of inland Canada and Alaska as well as portions of the extreme northern continental United States and is known as the Northwoods. It covers most of Sweden, Finland, much of Norway, lowland/coastal areas of Iceland, much of Russia, northern Kazakhstan, northern...

Mountain Weasel, Mustela altaica
2013-01-01 14:17:37

The mountain weasel (Mustela altaica), also known as the solongoi, pale weasel, or Altai weasel, can be found in a range that extends from the Himalayas to Mongolia and includes Ladakh, India, northeastern China, Kazakhstan, Tibet, Korea, southern Siberia, and areas of Russia. It prefers a habitat within grassy woodlands and rocky tundra areas with dense vegetation, at altitudes of at least 11,480 feet. The mountain weasel displays a slight sexual dimorpism, with males growing larger than...

Asian Badger, Meles leucurus
2013-01-01 11:07:20

The Asian badger or sand badger (Meles leucurus) is native to The Korean Peninsula, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Its range includes Mongolia and the Urals in the southeast portion of Russia. It prefers a habitat within open woodlands with deciduous vegetation next to pastures, but it will reside in steppe lands, scrublands, coniferous forests, and mixed woodlands. This badger species can be found at an elevation of up to 13,000 feet and is separated from the European badger by the Volga...

Steller Sea Lion, Eumetopias jubatus
2012-11-01 07:34:19

The Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) is a species that can be found in the northern Pacific. It is also known as Steller's sea lion or the northern sea lion and is the only member of its genus, Eumetopias. Its range stretches from Gulf of Alaska to the Sea of Okhotsk and the Kuril Islands in Russia. Its southern range includes Año Nuevo Island near California. Although it once bred as far south as the Channel Islands, it has not been seen there since the 1980’s. Traditionally,...

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Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.