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2014-08-04 12:36:22

Company continues to build library of diverse images from around the globe NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, today announced that it has reached 40 million images in its collection. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120514/NY06418LOGO "Shutterstock's collection of 40 million images reinforces the growing and diverse demand for quality content by customers around the globe," said VP...

2014-08-04 12:33:19

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: A Profile of the West European Paint Industry http://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/paints/profile_west_european_paint_industry_1.html Available as a full report or in country/market sections IRL is pleased to present its updated Profile of the West European Paint Industry, which represents one of ten regional volumes available covering the global paints and coatings industry. The...

2014-08-04 12:21:53

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 88-guest m/v Tere Moana, announces its "5th Anniversary Sale" on select 2014 and 2015 Tahiti, French Polynesia, South Pacific and Latin America voyages, when booked by August 16, 2014. To celebrate its five years in the cruise industry, Paul Gauguin Cruises is...

Mystery Of The Binding Media In China's Polychrome Terracotta Army Solved
2014-08-04 03:59:49

Science China Press Even as he conquered rival kingdoms to create the first united Chinese empire in 221 B.C., China's First Emperor Qin Shihuang ordered the building of a glorious underground palace complex, mirroring his imperial capital near present-day Xi'an, that would last for an eternity. To protect his underworld palaces, the First Emperor issued instructions that his imperial guard be replicated, down to the finest details, in red-brown terracotta clay, poised to do battle....

2014-08-04 08:33:47

ELK POINT, S.D., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermo Bond Buildings, LLC, a leading provider of Equipment Enclosures for the Telecom, Government, Fiber and Power Generation Industries, today announced that they have increased their production capacity with the lease of an additional building in Elkhart, IN. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132733 In April of 2014 Thermo Bond Buildings, LLC acquired the Precast Concrete Assets of Mobile/Modular Express II in Elkhart, IN,...

2014-08-04 08:30:23

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighteen months after the purchase of Armstrong Cabinets, cabinetry manufacturer acpi(TM) today announces the creation of Echelon Cabinetry and Advanta Cabinets, as the culmination of a rigorous rebranding and reinvention process. Delivering a 35 percent increase in production capacity and offering a better kitchen cabinet customer specification and buying experience have been acpi's top priorities. Over $7 million has been invested into...

2014-08-03 23:00:26

Many people are interested in “Turning Fitness from Passion to Career”, and the same name infographic launched by Melbourne SEO Services promises to explain that path to success. This educative infographic was developed for their client Australian College of Fitness and Bodywork. Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 A special infographic was launched by Melbourne SEO Services, the Australian online marketing consultancy firm, to address all those interested in “Turning...

2014-08-01 23:07:56

Serious buyer, Andrew Hawley, announces his search for vintage 1960s Grateful Dead Psychedelic Acid Test concert posters. Owsley Bear Stanley, the King of Acid, created the lightning bolt skull logo for the Grateful Dead. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Serious buyer, Andrew Hawley, announces his search for vintage 1960s Grateful Dead Psychedelic Acid Test concert posters. Owsley Bear Stanley, the King of Acid, created the lightning bolt skull logo for the...

2014-08-01 08:27:30

Design Entrepreneur Adds Bath and Kitchen Textiles to Her Collections SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trademark Productions Inc. is proud to announce a partnership with celebrity interior designer Jennifer Adams. "We know Jennifer's hands-on approach to design will bring new ideas and inspiration to our wide range of products. We continue to expand our portfolio of powerful brands and we are very excited about our collaboration with Jennifer. Her recognition continues...

2014-08-01 04:21:21

TAIPEI, Aug. 1, 2014 /PR Newswire/ -- Taiwan Jewellery & Gem Fair, the biggest international jewellery fair in Taiwan, will be held from 21 to 24 November 2014 at the Taipei World Trade Centre, Hall 1. Logo - http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2010/04/19/20100419602891.jpg The current trend in Taiwan's jewellery market is to combine Oriental flavor with Western quintessence. The country's designers are creating highly individualistic and unprecedented designs, which are filled with...


Latest Visual arts Reference Libraries

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2008-06-15 14:32:08

Bachman's Warbler (Vermivora bachmanii), was a small passerine bird that inhabited the swamps and lowland forests of the southeast United States. This warbler was a migrant, wintering in Cuba. It is possibly extinct now, and was most likely never common. The last confirmed sighting was in 1988 and before that in 1961 in South Carolina. Destruction of its natural habitat is the most likely cause of its disappearance. It is not officially labeled as extinct because habitat remaining in...

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2007-01-22 16:04:57

The sable (Martes zibellina) is a small mammal. It is closely akin to the martens, living in northern Asia from the Ural Mountains through Siberia and Mongolia to Hokkaidō in Japan. Its range in the wild originally extended through European Russia to Poland and Scandinavia. It has achieved fame for its fur, which is integrated into various clothes fashions. Sables range in color from tan to black, black being the most prized. Sables are diurnal predators, using their sense of smell and...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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