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2014-03-21 12:23:15

BAYONNE, N.J., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Repeating Arms has donated a legendary Henry lever-action rifle from 1865 and serial number one of their new Original Henry rifle line to be auctioned together at the National NRA Foundation Banquet and Auction on Thursday, April 24 in Indianapolis. The auction will benefit The NRA Foundation, America's leading charitable organization in support of the organizations and programs that ensure the legacy of hunting and the shooting...

2014-03-21 08:22:53

ST. LOUIS, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Therapist Rebecca Newel believes the rebellious side of human nature, which lurks deep inside even the most conventional of people, is a powerful and important creative force. Not only that, the rebel spirit encourages a greater sense of self-worth, empowerment and vitality. Her recently released book, "Unleash the Rebel Within," explores how anyone can rediscover their authentic self via their inner rebel. Photo -...

2014-03-21 04:21:39

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 20 years ago, Rwanda went through the worst horror of modern human history. The world looked on as millions of innocent children, women, men, disabled, young and old Rwandan Tutsi were massacred in the most inhumane way. Twenty years after the genocide there had been much talk but not clearly enough action by states to prevent mass atrocities and punish the architects. Africa 24 media, the continent's premiere...

2014-03-20 23:03:41

BioFire Defense of Salt Lake City, Utah announced today that it was awarded the Next Generation Diagnostic System (NGDS) Technology Development contract by the US Department of Defense. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 BioFire Defense, LLC of Salt Lake City, UT announced today that it was awarded the Next Generation Diagnostic System (NGDS) Technology Development contract by the US Department of Defense (DoD) after 12 months of competitive prototyping. The 8 year $240M biodefense...

2014-03-19 23:30:17

The Website is Also Adding New Content that Investigates the Best Solutions to Cure and Prevent Anxiety Attacks Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 http://www.prevent-anxiety-attacks.com/, a website that teaches its visitors how to treat anxiety and cure panic attacks, recently updated its site design. The website also added a variety of new content with its readers and shared its plans for future articles. Prevent-Anxiety-Attacks.com content is now organized into six categories—Home,...

2014-03-19 12:21:38

The 'smart' PRC-154A Rifleman radio makes it easier for soldiers to adapt quickly to task changes during a mission. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The AN/PRC-154A Rifleman radios that connect soldiers to the Soldier's Network in combat can also support non-combat Army missions that include advise-and-assist, peacekeeping and security operations. For dismounted soldiers on patrol, the PRC-154A Rifleman radio, when combined with a smartphone, keeps soldiers...

2014-03-19 08:20:27

Raytheon delivers ninth AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar to Missile Defense Agency ahead of schedule TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. will soon have another system to defend against ballistic missiles. Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its ninth AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar to the Missile Defense Agency, six months ahead of schedule. AN/TPY-2 is an integral element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. It is a mobile X-band radar that...

2014-03-17 16:20:21

OTTAWA, March 17, 2014 /CNW/ - In recognition of the 100th anniversary of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI), today Canada Post released a commemorative envelope that celebrates the contributions and sacrifices made by members of the PPCLI. Rich visual heritage collected by the PPCLI Museum and Archives is used on the envelope to give life to history. On August 6th, 1914 Canada accepted an offer from A. Hamilton Gault, a wealthy Canadian businessman, to raise...

2014-03-17 08:25:38

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Global Military Radar Market 2013-2023 - Country Analysis: Market Profile SynopsisThis report offers detailed analysis of the global Military Radar market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the Military Radar market. Summary"The Global Military Radar Market 2013-2023 -...

2014-03-17 08:23:30

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy is encouraging businesses from the Indiana line to the Upper Peninsula to save energy by sponsoring the West Michigan Battle of the Buildings, a friendly competition that will run through the rest of this year. "The Battle of the Buildings is a natural extension of Consumers Energy's work every day to help commercial businesses to reduce their energy usage. This will save them money they can pass on to customers and...


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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