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US-Russia Tensions Over Ukraine Crisis Could Lead To An End Of ISS Operations For NASA By 2020
2014-05-14 14:11:53

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The latest escalation in the political row between the United States and Russia has reached new heights – low-Earth orbit. On Tuesday, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Russia would not agree to continue operating the International Space Station (ISS) beyond 2020. US officials have stated that they would like the ISS collaboration to last until at least 2024. "We are very concerned about continuing to develop high-tech...

2014-05-14 12:31:24

LONDON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Steam Generators for Nuclear Power - Global Market Size, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2025http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/nuclear_power/steam_generators_nuclear_power_global_market_size_competitive_landscape_key_country_analysis_2025.htmlSteam Generators for Nuclear Power - Global Market Size, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2025Summary"Steam...

2014-05-14 08:36:20

LONDON and MOSCOW, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IXcellerate Moscow One, an unparalleled Carrier Neutral Datacentre operator created by IDC-G and its Russian Alliance Member IXcellerate, addresses and anticipates Russia's growing demand of reliable and westernised infrastructure with a new, future-proofed premier stand alone facility. Projected to fulfil Tier 3 standards with pure-play co-location and private cages, the datacenter meets and exceeds the standards of global...

2014-05-13 12:33:59

NEW YORK, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Polycarbonate Resin Market by Applications (Automotive, Consumer, Electrical & Electronic, Medical, Optical Media, Packaging & Sheet & Film) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018...

2014-05-13 12:28:22

LONDON, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:C4ISR Market (Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance, Land Systems, Airborne Systems and Naval Systems) Forecasts 2014 -...

2014-05-13 08:26:47

Exhibitor to Bring IMAX Groundbreaking Laser Projection System to New Landmark Complex in Moscow MOSCOW, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Formula Kino, one of Russia's leading exhibition chains, today announced an agreement to install three IMAX(®) theatres in new construction projects across Russia. Under the terms of the agreement IMAX theatres will be installed in Moscow and Novokuznetsk, with IMAX's next-generation laser digital projection...

2014-05-13 08:20:56

Company's Third Order from Russia, The Second Largest Rail Network in the World NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, and a vertically integrated re-processor and supplier of recycled plastic, today announced that it has received an additional purchase order for ECOTRAX® rail ties...

2014-05-12 12:27:44

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On 28 April 2014, Sylmord Trade Inc, a company affiliated with Russian businessman Alexander Chistyakov, Chairman of the Ruspetro Company listed on the London Stock Exchange, was placed into liquidation by the court in the British Virgin Islands (BVI), following its failure to repay loans in the amount of EUR4.5 million to Yelena Baturina's Inteco Beteiligungs. Baturina is an entrepreneur and philanthropist, owner of a European hotel...

2014-05-12 12:23:26

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Russia Oil and Gas Report Q2 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/russia_oil_gas_report_q2_2013.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View: Russia is pumping post-Soviet record levels of oil and is likely to continue to see a short-termincrease in both oil and gas production, but a high level of investment will be required to maintain this. It also faces pressure to...

russian moon colony
2014-05-11 05:02:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Russia is reportedly planning to construct a manned colony on the moon by the year 2030, and could take the first steps towards establishing a base of operations on the lunar surface within the next two years. FoxNews.com, citing reports published Thursday by the Russian-language newspaper Izvestia, said that the nation plans to be prepared to send manned missions to orbit the moon by the year 2028. During the final stages of...


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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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