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2015-04-12 20:20:18

-- Production of 19,403 ounces of gold and 6.0 million pounds of copper -- Gold equivalent production of approximately 34,436 ounces TSX:ORV TORONTO, April

2015-04-09 23:04:10

ERDAS IMAGINE to Provide Remote Sensing Analysis and Spatial Modeling Capabilities for Imagery Collected by the PAZ Satellite Norcross, GA (PRWEB) April 09,

2015-04-09 12:39:56

IBM's investment reached more than 10 million Euros MADRID and BARCELONA, Spain, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM)

2015-04-08 16:22:37

MADRID, April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Spanish firms currently in liquidation in the context of insolvency proceedings, Petersen Energia Inversora, S.A.U.

2015-04-08 12:33:53

- Collaboration makes BBVA Compass the largest financial institution to provide real-time transfers to and from the Dwolla network in the U.S. HOUSTON and DES MOINES, Iowa, April

2015-04-02 12:29:11

LONDON, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease which causes inflammation and deformity of the joints .

2015-04-02 12:28:59

LONDON, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryRheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic autoimmune disease which causes inflammation and deformity of the joints .

2015-04-02 12:23:45

DALLAS, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Global Wind Turbine Operations & Maintenance Market, Update 2015 - Market Size, Major Contenders,

2015-04-01 04:21:11

BARCELONA, Spain, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- iROKOtv, the leading provider of online African audiovisual content, has selected NICE PEOPLE AT WORK's

2015-03-31 08:38:15

Introducing Jacoti ListenApp® for iOS, the First FDA registered Mobile Hearing Aid WEVELGEM, Belgium and BARCELONA, Spain, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacoti


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Iberian Frog, Rana iberica
2014-11-05 11:55:24

The Iberian Frog (Rana iberica), is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family located in Portugal and Spain. Its natural habitats include rivers, mountain streams and swamps. It is threatened by loss of habitat, introduced species, water contamination, increased ultraviolet radiation, and climate change. This frog can grow to about 2.8 inches long but a more normal size is about 2 inches. The females have a tendency to be larger than the males. The tympanum can be seen just...

Merino
2014-10-16 11:24:17

The Merino is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in Central Spain and Turkey. It is thought that the foundation stock of this breed was introduced into the area by a tribe of Berbers during the twelfth century. During the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, breeders from Spain introduced breeds from England, developing the Merino sheep strains that would shape the breed of today. These sheep comprised three strains known as the Negretti, the Paula, and the Royal Escurial flocks....

Iberian Pig
2014-08-13 11:40:37

The Iberian pig, also known as the black Iberian pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated on the Iberian Peninsula in areas including Spain and Portugal. It is thought that this breed can be traced back to the Neolithic era, when animal domestication first began, but the most accepted theory pertaining to the origin of this breed states that domesticated pigs were brought over by the Phoenicians and allowed to breed with wild boars, producing what is thought to be the ancestors of the...

Asturian Valley cattle
2014-07-06 14:22:13

The Asturian Valley is a breed of cattle native to the valleys of Asturias, Spain and raised in the northern coastal region of the Bay of Biscay and the river valleys of the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range. During the 1800s, the Asturian Valley were the most abundant cattle breed of northern Spain. However, in the early 1900s, foreign breeds began to overrun the area and by the mid 1900s, only 22,000 Asturian Valley cattle were left. Beginning in the 1980s, the Spanish government...

Spanish-Norman Horse
2014-06-27 15:50:25

The Spanish-Norman is a breed of horse that originated in Spain. It was developed by crossing the Andalusian of Spain and the Percheron of France. In 1991 a registry was formed in Connecticut, United States to maintain the breed. As of 2011, there were over 100 Andalusian stallions in the registry as foundation sires. The Andalusian was a descendent of the Iberian horse of Spain and originated in the Andalusia region. The Percheron horse originated in France in the former Perche province,...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.