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2014-10-29 23:12:13

Remote-Learner.net Inc. and Nivel Siete, two of the largest Moodle Partners, announce the launch of their fully supported Moodle 2.7 enterprise release, built on Microsoft Azure. Waynesboro, VA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Remote-Learner.net Inc. and Nivel Siete, two of the largest Moodle Partners, announce the launch of their fully supported Moodle 2.7 enterprise release, built on Microsoft Azure. October 28, 2014 Waynesboro, VA: Remote-Learner.net, Inc, Moodle Partner providing Moodle...

2014-10-29 23:10:24

Articulation Agreement Guarantees Admission into Top Caribbean Medical School for Premed Students at Erie, PA University (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania, has signed an agreement with the University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) for its graduating Premed students, allowing those that meet minimum requirements guaranteed admission to the Caribbean medical school, which prepares future doctors for careers in medicine in the USA and Canada. After...

2014-10-29 23:08:01

Connected M2M Home Appliance Market in the US 2014-2018 research report profiles key players like AlertMe.com Ltd., Apple Inc., AT&T Inc., Comcast Corp., Electrolux Home Products Inc., Honeywell International Inc., LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. Browse other vendors at http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/312598-connected-m2m-home-appliance-market-in-the-us-2014-2018.html. Dallas, Teaxs (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 A very important trend emerging ion this market is...

2014-10-29 23:06:43

PrestaShop, an industry leader in open source software for ecommerce, today announces two executive appointments to support significant growth plans across all parts of the business. Arnaud Bourboulon joins as Chief Revenue Officer and Leah Anathan joins as Chief Marketing Officer. Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 PrestaShop, an industry leader in open source software for ecommerce, today announces two executive appointments to support significant growth plans across all parts of the...

2014-10-29 23:04:39

An article featured in the current issue of Castanea takes a long view at whether former farmlands that were burned each winter could return to something resembling their original woods or grow into an new ecosystem once the burning stopped. (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Castanea – In the southeastern United States, large forested areas were cleared, farmed, abandoned, and then burned to keep grasses under control. Some areas have been allowed to grow back into forests in recent decades, but...

2014-10-29 23:04:18

Leading In-home Care Provider Recognized for Innovation and Cutting-Edge Processes by the Los Angeles Business Journal Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 24Hr HomeCare, an award-winning in-home care services provider, today announced that it has been named as a finalist for the Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Awards. The Award Program, presented by the Los Angeles Business Journal, was created by Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong to acknowledge people and organizations that enhance the...

2014-10-29 23:03:50

NJIT will launch MarketShift, a nearly $6 million program funded by the Department of Defense (DOD) to boost the capacity of the aerospace and defense industry in New Jersey by helping companies better understand and address risks associated with the defense supply chain, develop new products for existing markets, and identify new market opportunities for the products they already manufacture. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 WHAT: NJIT will launch MarketShift, a nearly $6 million...

2014-10-29 23:01:33

Today, NOAA released the 2013 edition of their annual report, Fisheries of the United States, and five of the nation’s top ten ports for landings volume are anchored by the commercial menhaden industry. These latest findings highlight the menhaden industry’s contributions to port communities along both the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Washington (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The Menhaden Fisheries Coalition is pleased to note that five of the nation’s top ten ports are largely supported by...

2014-10-29 23:01:09

The Heartland Institute comments on the fact that earlier this month, the Health Board of Brown County, Wisconsin was among the first government agencies in the U.S. to declare wind turbines a “human health hazard.”. CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Earlier this month, the Health Board of Brown County, Wisconsin was among the first government agencies in the U.S. to declare wind turbines a “human health hazard.” Local residents say the noise frequency from the Duke Energy...

2014-10-29 23:00:17

David Gergen, President of Pro Player Health Alliance, and Bob Rutan, Founder of RemZzz's, have teamed up to provide current and former NFL players, and sleep apnea sufferers nationwide, the most comfortable CPAP experience possible and drastically increase CPAP compliance. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Naturs Design Inc., the makers of RemZzzs® CPAP mask liners is announcing “It’s a Game-Changer” campaign, geared to help former and current NFL pro-players and other...


Latest United States Reference Libraries

American Bullfrog, Rana catesbeiana
2014-10-29 12:35:03

The American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana), frequently simply known as the bullfrog in Canada and the United States, is an aquatic frog, a member of the Ranidae family, or “true frogs”. this species has traditionally been categorized as Rana catesbeiana, but there is some dispute as to whether Lithobates catesbeianus is a more correct name. This frog inhabits large and permanent bodies of water, such as swamps, ponds, and lakes, where it is normally found along the waters edge. The male...

Gulf Coast Native
2014-10-07 10:36:07

The Gulf Coast native, also known as the Louisiana Scrub or the Gulf Coast sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that is native to the Gulf Coast of the United States. The origin of this breed can be traced back to the Churra sheep that were brought to the area by Spanish explorers during the fifteenth century. Other breeds were later introduced into the bloodline including sheep from France and Britain. For many years these sheep roamed free and were able to adapt to the conditions in the area...

Texas Tan Tarantula, Aphonopelma anax
2014-09-22 16:22:24

Texas Tan Tarantulas (Aphonopelma anax) is a species of spider belonging to the family Theraphosidae. The spider is very desirable as a pet because of its docile nature. Like most Aphonopelma species, it has a very slow rate of growing. It is one of the largest tarantulas found in the United States, as it commonly reaches a leg span of five inches at full maturity, and sometimes reaches six inches. It is similar in coloration to Aphonopelma hentzi, but considerably darker. It can be found...

Silver Appleyard Duck
2014-09-04 09:00:42

The silver Appleyard duck, also known as the Appleyard duck or the large Appleyard, is a breed of domestic duck that was developed in England. It was named after its first breeder, Reginald Appleyard, who developed the breed at the Priory Waterfowl Farm to provide an aesthetically pleasing duck that could also produce large white eggs. Although it was brought to the United States in the 1960’s, it was not available to public breeders until 1984 and would not be officially accepted into the...

Tamworth Pig
2014-09-02 10:41:13

The Tamworth pig, also known as the Tam or sandy back pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated from the United Kingdom. It was first developed in Tamworth, Staffordshire in 1812 after a herd of pigs belonging to Sir Robert Peel was crossbred with pigs known as Irish grazers. It was later refined in Staffordshire and number of other regions including Leicestershire and Warwickshire. It is one of the oldest breeds in the United Kingdom and one of the least interbred, so it is highly...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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