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2015-04-13 04:20:58

HONOLULU and TOKYO, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Honolulu Marathon Association held the 2015 Hapalua (http://thehapalua.com)

2015-04-12 23:00:21

Presenters named for annual sports business awards show New York, NY (PRWEB) April 13, 2015 Cynopsis Sports unveiled its presenter line-up for the brand’s

2015-04-12 20:20:04

- Pit strategy pays dividends as James Hinchcliffe claims first IndyCar win of 2015 NEW ORLEANS, April 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A gamble on pit strategy - making just a single

2015-04-11 16:20:14

Americans Will Vote For Communities To Win A Total Of $425,000 In Arena Upgrades NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of communities across the country have shown their

2015-04-10 23:06:25

Nike Basketball Camps are pleased to announce Lou Chapman as a new Nike Basketball Camp Director for the 3E Nike Basketball

2015-04-10 23:05:13

Prominent provider QueenBeeTickets.com has cut prices on Garth Brooks tickets for shows at Amalie Arena.

2015-04-10 23:02:44

Ticket Down has lowered all ticket prices for the legendary performer, Garth Brooks and his beautiful wife Trisha Yearwood at the Amalie Arena (formerly Tampa Bay Times Forum) in Tampa, FL.

2015-04-10 23:01:52

Hardy competitors will run 26.2 grueling miles (42.195 km) on ice in sub-zero weather. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) April 10, 2015 A marathon is a demanding

2015-04-10 23:00:34

Wimbledon Health Partners, the leading on-site diagnostic testing organization which provides vascular, electrocardiogram, echocardiogram, and NCV testing, is proud to announce the roll-out of

2015-04-10 16:26:42

Media release on behalf of Alpine Canada Alpin: AFTER 17 YEARS WILLIAMSON, ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST DECORATED PARA-ALPINE ATHLETES ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT CALGARY, AB, April 10,


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Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.