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Move Over Dolly, South Korean Company Clones First British Dog
2014-04-09 10:29:27

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A South Korean company that charges about $100,000 US for animal cloning procedures has just cloned Britain’s first dog for free. The dog was copied from a 12-year-old pet dachshund named Winnie, owned by Rebecca Smith of London. Smith won a contest sponsored by Sooam Biotech, the company behind the cloning. The company is already known for creating more than 500 cloned dogs for owners all around the world, but Smith’s dog is...

2014-04-09 08:32:39

A Complimentary 30-Day Trial is Available on All Editions of the Software HOVE, United Kingdom, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Malicious File Hunter, an IT security software company, has just announced the launch of an innovative software that helps IT security administrators and malware researchers by searching for malware. Anybody who would like to try the Malicious File Hunter v2.1 may get a free 30-day trial through the company's new website. Photo -...

2014-04-09 08:31:37

Thirty of the world's most inspiring-looking counseling centers are featured in a new article by BestCounselingDegrees.net WILMINGTON, Del., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty of the world's most inspirationally-designed counseling centers are named in a new article on BestCounselingDegrees.net. The "30 Most Inspiring-Looking Counseling Centers in the World" highlights the architecture of counseling practices in the United States and several other countries. Best Counseling...

2014-04-08 23:34:02

IFC Markets, a leading innovative financial company, is glad to announce the launch of a new website http://www.ifcm.co.uk/, which was specially generated for residents of the United Kingdom. London (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 IFC Markets is happy to announce the release of the new Forex and CFD trading website, which is intended for the UK clients. Recently the clients of the UK have shown high interest towards services and products of IFC Markets, and this served as the main driving force...

2014-04-08 16:22:15

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scottish warriors from the year 1314 took New Yorkers by surprise today as they stormed Brooklyn Bridge. The group from Clanranald joins VisitScotland in the US for Scotland Week to promote the Bannockburn Live Festival, which is tipped to be the highlight of Scotland's summer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/NY01071 Bannockburn Live will mark the 700(th) anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn, which is one of the most...

2014-04-08 16:20:23

LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A company from Manchester, England is betting their hard earned dollar that the estimated $20 Billion a year potato crisp market is ready for a change. Yumsh Snacks [http://yumshsnacks.com ] have recently uncovered a new flavour that is sure to take the snack market by storm. Their newly launched chicken soup flavoured crisps are surely to be a hit the second they land on grocery store shelves all over the world. This unique flavour is the...

2014-04-08 12:31:16

LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- David Grainger, Senior Medical Device Specialist at MHRA has just confirmed his attendance as a speaker at the Healthcare Apps Summit taking place from 28th -30th April in London, UK. http://www.healthcareappseurope.com/news Following the latest UK Regulatory Guidance on Healthcare Apps and Medical Devices, Grainger will share first-hand insights on understanding the latest changes in regulation, their implications on medical...

2014-04-08 12:31:14

Imperial, Kings & UCL join forces with Oxford & Cambridge to build world's most powerful life sciences cluster LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson today (Tuesday, April 8) launched a major new initiative backed by some of the UK's senior academics and business people that will transform the London-Oxford-Cambridge life sciences sector into a world beating power-cluster. (Photo:...

2014-04-08 12:27:27

LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Kingdom Defence and Security Report Q1 2014Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI's United Kingdom Defence and Security report for Q114 examines all facets of the country's defencecommunity, including its armed forces, defence industry, security threats, strategic aspirations and defencebudget. The UK government is currently involved in performing significant cuts to the country's...

2014-04-08 12:27:08

LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Kingdom Infrastructure Report Q1 2014Includes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI View:This quarter we have once again revised our construction industry growth forecast upwards inlight of growing activity and confidence in the residential sector and a number of mega-projects that are inmotion. The government's 'Help to Buy' scheme is pushing developers to start building, although we cautionthe...


Latest United Kingdom Reference Libraries

Beast of Bodmin
2013-09-08 07:30:22

The Beast of Bodmin is considered to be a phantom cat that lives in Cornwall, United Kingdom. The beast was blamed for several slain and mutilated livestock in the area. It was theorized that these large cats may have been imported to private collectors who escaped captivity. Because it is illegal to import or own these animals, details of their escape would not be reported. In 1995 an investigation into legitimacy of these large cats turned up no evidence of their existence. The...

Emerald Damselfly, Lestes sponsa
2013-08-14 12:03:12

The emerald damselfly (Lestes sponsa), also known as the common spreadwing, is a species of damselfly that can be found in Europe and Asia, in a large range that extends from France to the Pacific Ocean. It prefers to reside near slow moving moors, pools, and ponds. It is the only common species from its genus, Lestes, in Great Britain and is thought to occur in areas of North Africa. The emerald damselfly has an average abdomen length of up to 1.2 inches, with a wingspan of between .7 and...

Northern February Red, Brachyptera putata
2013-07-10 14:46:19

The northern February red (Brachyptera putata) is a species of stonefly that is thought to be native to Scotland, but was once be found in Wales, England, and can still be found in Ukraine. It once preferred a habitat along the River Usk, which runs through Wye and Wales, England and it is known to prefer cold waters. Males are known for being poor fliers, because they have shorter wings than those of females. The northern February red is thought to be extinct in Wales and England, due to...

Green-eyed Hawker, Aeshna isosceles
2013-07-09 17:42:37

The green-eyed hawker (Aeshna isosceles), known as the Norfolk hawker in Britain, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in Europe and North Africa. Its range includes areas of the Mediterranean, lowland areas of North Africa, and Portugal and Spain, where it is not a native species. It prefers to reside near ponds, marshes, and ditches with abundant vegetation. It was first described by Muller in 1764 as Libellula quadrifasciata, and after several classification changes, it was given...

Rhithrogena germanica
2013-07-09 15:10:58

Rhithrogena germanica, known as the March brown mayfly in in the British Isle, is a species of mayfly that can be found throughout northern and central areas of Europe. Its range includes the River Tweed in England, Hesse in Germany, Denmark, Poland, and France. It was first described by Alfred Edwin Eaton, who studied a male specimen from the River Rhine. Rhithrogena germanica begins its lifecycle in the larval stage, as a water dwelling naiad that is typically found in fast flowing,...

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