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A five-year, $2.5 million government investment restored the synagogue's lead-clad domes and magnificent interior. EDIRNE, Turkey (PRWEB) March 27, 2015
In 2013, workers in Turkey looking to demolish low-income housing near a Byzantine-era hilltop castle stumbled upon something extraordinary: an expansive underground city that may have housed 20,000 people or more.
The first graduates from the Narconon center in Ankara inspired a festive graduation ceremony at this recently-opened drug rehab facility. (PRWEB) March 23,
One of the leading fashion clothing manufacturers and retailers in Turkey automated its business processes with Business Automation System application, which is developed by DND Yazilim and based
NUREMBERG, Germany, February 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - Four in ten shoppers worldwide are using their mobile phones while shopping inside a store
Successful wells drilled now represent wellhead production capacity of 25,000 bbl/d CALGARY, Feb.
ISTANBUL, February 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Innova, leading software developer and systems integrator company in Turkey, has been selected by Turkish Airlines, the Best
Tamindir.com, the biggest app and software download platform of Turkey, released “Download Trends Report” which compiles Turkish speaking users’ download habits during 2014. (PRWEB)
PORTLAND, Oregon, February 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Beam adds a report titled "Lighting Product Markets in the World to 2019 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts"
DUBLIN, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nq5cpc/emerging_market) has announced the addition of the "Emerging
The Lake Van Monster is a legendary creature said to inhabit Lake Van in Eastern Turkey. The first reported sighting was in 1995. However, in a article from April 29, 1889, in the newspaper Saadet, a report tells of a man who was dragged into the water by a creature while he was doing wudu. After this report the Turkish Government sent a scientific survey group to the lake but no evidence was found of a creature. An ancient engraving is said to be within a church on one of the four islands...
The Compass Jellyfish, (Chrysaora hysoscella), is a fairly common species of jellyfish that is found in the coastal waters around the United Kingdom and Turkey. It has a diameter of up to 12 inches. It has 24 tentacles arranged in eight groups of three. It is typically colored yellowish white, with some brown.
The KrÃ¼per's Nuthatch (Sitta krueperi) is a species of nuthatch found in southeast Europe and southwest Asia. It occurs in Turkey, Georgia, Russia and on the Greek island of Lesvos. It inhabits pine forest at lower altitudes, and it is also found in spruce, fir, cedar and sometimes juniper forests at higher altitudes. In Turkey it is abundant in Turkish pine. In the Caucasus region the bird lives in spruce forests between 3200 and 6500 feet in elevation. This species is declining in...
The Kangal Dog is a mastiff type sheep dog which originated in Turkey. It is a large breed, not used to herd, but instead used as a guardian for livestock. The ancestors of the breed likely migrated from central Asia to Turkey with the Oghuz Turks who fled from Genghis Khan. The breed is one of over 30 livestock guardian breeds in Europe and Asia and is regarded as a treasure in Turkey. Major interest in the breed occurred during the 1980s, and the Turkish army began to train the Kangal...
The Nine-spined Stickleback (Pungitius pungitius), is a species of fish in the Gasterosteidae family. It is found in Belarus, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.