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2014-09-15 12:25:42

Media Alert: Capitol Hill Release Of Fact-Finding Missions Report On State Of Central American Children WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three Fact-Finding Delegations of Immigrant-Rights leaders - from Washington D.C., New York, Boston, Miami, Cincinnati, Chicago, Houston, Oakland and San Francisco - will report at a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. preliminary findings of patterns of ongoing violence targeting children in Honduras, El Salvador, and...

2014-08-18 12:29:01

Backers looking to put "New Mexico Certified Chile(TM)" on par with "Vidalia Onions" LAS CRUCES, N.M., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Mexico's Chile farmers and processors are joining an effort to protect their peppers from counterfeiters looking to profit from New Mexico's famous Chile reputation. On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 12:30 p.m. Governor Martinez will announce the New Mexico Certified Chile(TM) program at The Range in Bernalillo. The Range is the first New Mexico...

2014-08-04 12:26:58

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Central America Food and Drink Report Q3 2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/food_retailing/central_america_food_drink_report_q3_2011.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates The region's economic trajectory remains divergent. Despite our expectations for slower real GDP growth in Panama in the next several years, it will remain the regional outperformer. On the other...

2014-06-12 12:27:53

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Sports Drinks Market in Latin America to 2019: Market Guide http://www.reportbuyer.com/food_drink/soft_drinks/functional_drinks/sports_drinks_market_latin_america_2017_market_guide_1.html Synopsis Canadean's, "Sports Drinks Market in Latin America to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Sports Drinks consumption in Latin America. The quantitative data in the report provides...

2014-01-23 08:32:29

BOGOTA D.C., Colombia, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizacion Corona and Victoria Capital Partners announced they have entered into a strategic alliance under which Victoria Capital Partners will acquire a significant stake of the industrial business units of Organizacion Corona. These business units include Colceramica, Sumicol, Corlanc, Nexentia, Loceria Colombiana, Gamma and Almacenes Corona in Colombia; Mansfield, Corona Hotelware Corporation and Gamma Insulators in the USA;...

Colombian Orinoco Basin Natural Ecosystems Are In Danger
2013-03-13 11:16:49

Pensoft Publishers Increasing of protected area does not necessarily lead to proportional improvement in ecosystem conservation The Orinoco River flows from the Andes in Colombia to the Atlantic in Venezuela. The area of the basin includes landscapes of the Andes, plains of the Llanos and the Guiana shield. Orinoco's tributary rivers form a basin considered to be the 3rd most important river system on the planet, and one of the most biologically diverse areas of the world. Colombia...

2012-07-21 23:02:10

On July 12, 2012, the Host Country Agreement for the Water Center of the Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean (CATHALAC) was signed between that Center and the Government of Panama. Panama City, Republic of Panama (PRWEB) July 20, 2012 The Water Center for the Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean (CATHALAC) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Panama have signed the Center´s host country agreement. The instrument was duly signed at...


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Honduran White Bat, Ectophylla alba
2012-08-10 11:10:50

The Honduran white bat (Ectophylla alba) is the sole member of its genus. It is native to western Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras, and Costa Rica, and can be found living at altitudes of up to 2,296 feet. It can reach an average body length between 1.4 and 1.8 inches. This bat has white fur on its entire body, a trait for which it was named, except for it small ears and nose which are yellow in color. It will construct tents within the leaves of the Heliconia plant, by biting the veins that...

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Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'