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Two Spider Species With Peculiar Living Habits From Uruguay
2013-10-03 11:55:37

Pensoft Publishers The two new species described from Uruguay, Chaco castanea and Chaco costai, are middle sized spiders that range between 1 and 2 cm in body size. Like all Nemesiids they have an elongated body and robust legs with predominantly black-brownish coloration. A recent study in the open access journal Zookeys provides a detailed description of the two news species and a rare glimpse into their living habits. The two new species are typically found in sandy soils of oceanic...

2013-10-01 23:36:59

The Yoga classes are offered in a calm environment, allowing visitors to enjoy the benefits of Yoga, meditation, breathing exercises, and healthy vegetarian food, among others. Montevideo, Uruguay (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Yoga classes (clases de Yoga) will now be offered in Mondevideo Uruguay by the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center. The center is located at Acevedo Díaz 1523 - 11200 Montevideo, Uruguay Classes are 90 minutes and are offered all week long. The Yoga classes are offered in...

2013-09-23 04:20:18

- Abengoa will be responsible for constructing, operating and maintaining the wind farm for 20 years. WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B), the company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, has been selected to construct and operate a new 70 megawatt (MW) wind farm in Palomas, in the Salto region of Uruguay. The project, worth US $165 million, will enable renewable energy to be supplied to...

2013-09-09 16:24:54

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP), a farmer-owned cooperative and a global agribusiness, announced today it has opened an office at Montevideo, Uruguay, making it the fourth South American nation in which CHS has operations. CHS growth in South American markets supports the company's strategic goal of expanding its business platform to meet growing customer demand and adding value to its member -owners' investment. "CHS expansion into...

2013-09-05 23:04:40

Ethofy, an innovative provider of Social Sales Enablement solutions, today announced that it has expanded its development and engineering team in Montevideo, Uruguay, and promoted Gonzalo Mendez to Director of Engineering. This expansion will enable Ethofy to meet the growing demand for its flagship product Kurryer, which helps sales-driven organizations increase the effectiveness and efficiency of their sales teams and channel partners through the use of highly mobile, highly...

Grape Said To Be Healthiest In The World Has Its Genome Sequenced
2013-09-02 12:55:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists in Uruguay have announced the sequencing of the Tannat grape, which is used in making red wines that have the largest concentration of tannins -- an anti-oxidant that combats cell aging. Uruguayan researchers from the United Nations University who were involved in the sequencing said their results could lead to the formulation of healthier red wines. "A wine made with Tannat has twice the tannins of Cabernet Sauvignon,...

2013-08-06 12:27:06

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The X-Change Corporation (NASDAQ OTC: XCHC), a U.S. Company specializing primarily in cannabinoid formulation-based health and wellness solutions is excited to see expansion of its target market into Uruguay. After jumping the most difficult hurdle in the country's lower legislative body, national legalization is expected to be signed into law in October. This unprecedented national move is consistent with the rapid opening of...

2013-07-31 23:35:52

The Sivananda Yoga Center in Uruguay is proud to announce its Yoga to balance fear, which will take place August 7th in Acevedo Díaz 1523 - 11200 Montevideo, Uruguay. Montevideo, Uruguay (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The Sivananda Yoga Center in Uruguay is proud to announce its Yoga to balance fear, which will take place August 7th in Acevedo Díaz 1523 - 11200 Montevideo, Uruguay. For more information, please visit http://www.sivananda.org.uy. In this program, students will learn how to...

2013-06-06 12:21:55

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- APR Energy is pleased announce the recent commercial operation of its 200MW temporary power generation project in Uruguay, divided across two sites, La Tablada and Punta del Tigre. The two plants showcase the latest technology in mobile gas turbines, and, together with the additional 100MW of turbines installed by APR Energy last July, now boost Uruguay's electricity production capacity by a total of 300MW. (Photo:...

2013-05-23 12:22:48

Despite their small size, both countries are attractive investment destinations, with transparent policies BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The steady increase in population in both Peru and Uruguay, along with the rising urbanization rates (above 95 percent) and rural electrification programs have intensified the demand for electricity in both countries. While Peru's annual growth in electricity demand is 7.57 percent, Uruguay's is 4.35 percent. To meet the...


Latest Uruguay Reference Libraries

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2007-12-18 13:09:45

The Chalk-browed Mockingbird (Mimus saturninus ), is a bird species of the family Mimidae. It is found in most of Brazil, and parts of Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina, and Suriname. It has an extremely large range (around 4,400,000 square miles). Photo Credit: Eurico Zimbres

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2006-11-06 12:55:18

The White-browed Blackbird, Sturnella superciliaris, is a passerine bird in the bird family Icteridae. It breeds in northeastern Brazil and in southern South America from southwestern Brazil through Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina. Southern populations are partially migratory. This bird breeds in open country, including moist grasslands, pasture and cultivation. The White-browed Blackbird is one of the smaller birds of its family. The male has mainly black plumage, apart from a bright red...

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2006-09-25 14:50:24

The Red-winged Tinamou, Rhynchotus rufescens, is a medium-sized ground-living bird from southern Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia and northern Argentina. It lives in a variety of habitats depending on altitude. In lowland areas it favors marshy grasslands and savanna, at higher altitudes more arid and scrubby areas. A large member of the Tinamou family, it has a curved bill and a black cap, with characteristic red primaries. Its diet varies by season, taking insects and other small...

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2006-09-15 05:00:01

The Crested Screamer (Chauna torquata), more commonly called the Southern Screamer, is a species of the bird family of birds Anhimidae. Found around Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil, Uruguay, and Argentina. Diet consists of plants stems and leaves.

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