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Russia superhighway
2015-03-26 09:13:09

Russian authorities are reportedly considering an ambitious superhighway project that would connect the UK to the US, allowing people to travel over land from Europe across Asia and all the way to Alaska – a distance of more than 12,000 miles.

2015-03-26 04:23:43

YONGIN, South Korea, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Cross, a South Korean biopharmaceutical company, and Nanolek, a Russian pharmaceutical company, today announced that they have entered

2015-03-25 12:28:28

LONDON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Market demand for years 2009, 2013, 2014 and forecasts for years 2015, 2016 and 2017.

2015-03-25 12:26:24

LONDON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Market demand for years 2009, 2013, 2014 and forecasts for years 2015, 2016 and 2017.

2015-03-24 23:06:12

Eugene Kaspersky, CEO of Kaspersky Lab, warns of the risk of the Internet of Things, which he calls the Internet of Threats, according to a report in the Boston Business Journal.

2015-03-24 20:28:55

VORONEZH, Russia, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OFS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., and Sviazstroy-1 are pleased to announce the opening of their new optical fiber

2015-03-24 04:32:27

WANTED Technologies expands their International Analytics product offering at HR Tech Europe event, with addition of talent analytics for France, Belgium, and Russia. LONDON,

2015-03-18 23:07:54

Recent acceleration program administered by American Councils for International Education advances U.S.-Russia innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization. Washington,

2015-03-18 20:24:12

LONDON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Equipment in Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Closed

2015-03-18 12:32:07

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) stated that changes are needed


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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
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.