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2014-08-20 08:27:35

IREX and Partners work to sustain peace amidst the crisis WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Since the start of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, IREX has been working with its partners to get out responsible and accurate information and promote a better understanding of proper prevention measures. With much of the attention focused on containment and treatment, IREX, through the USAID funded Civil Society and Media Leadership (CSML) Program, seeks to draw attention to...

2014-08-19 16:27:13

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Introducing their entertaining online shop lined with country apparel tailored for today's modern cowboy is the clothing and entertainment brand, Country Rebel Clothing Co. The brand, which initially appeared on social media sites before the grand opening of their website, has become popular with the thousands of fans and followers who are restless to get their hands on some of the unique clothing options available at the online shop....

2014-08-19 16:24:49

LONDON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW): Industry, Technologies & Global Market - 2014-2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2228436/Non-Lethal-Weapons-NLW-Industry-Technologies--Global-Market---2014-2020.htmlOutcry From Social Networks and New Media Forces Governments to Invest Billions in Less Lethal WeaponsOver the next ten years, the Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) market is forecasted to emerge as a key...

2014-08-19 12:25:45

LOOT Entertainment Brings Indie 3D Action-Adventure Game to Console Debut LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony DADC New Media Solutions' LOOT Entertainment, an interactive entertainment development division dedicated to creating experiences and products for all digital platforms, announced today that The Last Tinker(TM): City of Colors is now available for purchase and play on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. Community members can download the game in...

2014-08-18 23:08:32

Water supply sabotage could kill millions according to upcoming Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne's Power of Water Series. Kleyne’s on-air series, “Water as a weapon of mass destruction,” will begin August 18, 2014 in her opening sequence. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Sharon Kleyne is Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research, a global research, technology and product development center specializing in fresh water, atmosphere and health. Natures Tears®...

2014-08-18 23:06:36

Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak at QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security - Coastal & Border Surveillance Conference) in Doha, Qatar in October. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Qatar’s largest maritime security conference, will focus on Maritime Domain Awareness - the Steps to Maritime Security. This year the QMARSEC Committee is extremely proud to announce that Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak to the conference...

2014-08-18 12:22:37

ATLANTA, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCANA Energy (www.scanaenergy.com) today announced substantial savings for all members of the U.S. military, making it the first natural gas marketer in Georgia to provide a discount to service members and their families. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnbar/20140818/136905 "This is our way of honoring the service that our members of the military have provided to all of us," said George Devlin, vice president and general manager of SCANA Energy....

2014-08-18 08:25:20

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Battle of the Strands" is the World Cup of Beauty -- the world's most extreme hair, makeup and wardrobe competition. On Oct. 6, 2014 at 5 p.m. PST, 16 winning salon teams from around the globe will converge in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino's LIGHT Nightclub to compete in all areas of beauty, using breakthrough techniques and the hottest consumer trends. This final "Battle" is sure to push the boundaries of hair, makeup,...

2014-08-17 00:20:50

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Clothing and entertainment brand Country Rebel Clothing Co. is now offering the perfect combination of classic country music and cowboy outfits at their new website, CountryRebel.com. For thousands of fans, the opening of Country Rebel Clothing Co.'s online store has been highly anticipated, and rebel girls & guys all over the nation are eager to wear their favorite designs proudly. With the drastic evolution of today's country music...

2014-08-16 12:21:04

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Country Rebel Clothing Co. is now launching their country music-inspired clothing line and apparel store for country music fans who want a taste of rebellion. The clothing and entertainment brand's online store is home to a great selection of innovative clothing that embraces the country lifestyle while delivering to country new entertainment features such as their main website's video blog. By visiting CountryRebel.com, country fans...


Latest War Conflict Reference Libraries

Sri Lankan Elephant, Elephas maximus maximus
2014-04-11 10:52:49

The Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus) is a subspecies of the Asian elephant that can be found in Sri Lanka. This species resides in lowland dry zone habitats in eastern, southeastern, and northern areas of Sri Lanka. It reaches an average height between 6.6 and 11 feet at the shoulders and weight between 4,400 and 12,000 pounds. It is darker in color than the other two subspecies of the Asian elephant and has more depigmentation its belly, face, ears, and trunk. Only seven percent...

Sri Lanka cinnamon, Cinnamomum verum
2014-02-09 09:22:38

Cinnamomum verum is an evergreen tree species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as True cinnamon, Ceylon cinnamon, or Sri Lanka cinnamon. C. verum belongs to the Lauraceae family. This small tree is popular because its inner bark is used to make the common spice cinnamon.  A large majority of plants grow in Sri Lanka; however it is cultivated for commercial purposes in other regions. C. verum trees can grow anywhere between 32 and 50 feet tall. Its leaves are longer than they...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

William Clark
2013-10-28 14:11:26

William Clark was an American explorer, territorial governor, soldier, and Indian agent who lived between August 1, 1770 and September 1, 1838. He is best known for his exploration of the territory between the Louisiana Purchase and the Pacific Ocean, which he conducted alongside Meriwether Lewis between 1803 and 1806. William Clark, born in 1770 in Caroline County, Virginia, was the ninth child born to John and Ann Rogers Clark. His family was known in the area as common planters with a...

Sri Lanka cat snake, Boiga ceylonensis
2013-10-14 14:36:42

The Sri Lanka cat snake (Boiga ceylonensis) can be found in Sri Lanka and throughout the mountain ranges along the Western side of India, the Western Ghats. A member of the Colubridae family, this species is mildly venomous and bites rarely cause any issues other than some local swelling. The species has a fairly aggressive disposition and is known to strike out and bite when in danger or feels threatened. Typically, a Sri Lanka cat snake measures approximately 4 feet long. You can expect...

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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'