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Three-Year Initiative to Help Improve Water Resource Management in Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger New York, NY (PRWEB) January 12, 2015
1984 Carnival spokesperson-turned-"Today" show host makes waves in hosting free tastings of her estate-grown GIFFT wine--now available fleetwide on Carnival ships MIAMI, Jan.
Road salt: Life as we know it would slither and slip to an icy halt without it. But is it as good as it is harmful to the environment?
Court Overseeing C8 Lawsuits Tells DuPont They Cannot Challenge C8 Dosage Levels Found By Experts To Caused Kidney Cancer, Thyroid Disease And Other Illnesses After Exposure To C8 Contaminated
In-demand research report “Diatomite: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” elaborated by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd is now available at mcgroup.co.uk.
Media invited to attend any portion of snow school, as well as a media workshop on Jan.
DALLAS, January 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The research report, "Ion Exchange Resins Market by Type (Cation Exchange Resins, Anion Exchange Resins, Chelation Resins and Adsorbent
Today, XC Spa announces a promotion of hot tubs, and all its hot tubs are offered at discounted prices until Jan.
The use of Micro Irrigation System in Plantation Crops is expected to rise, as it increases commercial viability of the output.
The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...
The Hula painted frog was considered extinct by the IUCN since 1996. Very little is known about the species because very few specimens have been found. In 1940 two adults and two tadpoles were collected but the smaller one was eaten by the larger one, and the tadpoles were lost. A single Hula painted frog was found in 1955 which was the last record of this specimen. The extinction of this species is said to be the result of the draining of lake Hula and its marshes in the 1950’s. Only...
The Blue-spotted salamander (Ambystoma laterale) is part of a group referred to as, Mole salamanders. A member of the Ambystomatidae family, the species ranges throughout eastern and central US and Canada. The Blue-spotted salamander prefers seasonal woodlands and forests and finds shelter in wet, damp areas. Hiding under damp leaves, rocks, logs and moss, the salamander is able to find cover. Mostly comprised of their long tail, the Blue-spotted salamander reaches lengths of 3.15 to 5...
Sharlie is a cryptid that is believed to inhabit Payette Lake near McCall, Idaho. Other names for this reptile-like creature are Slimy Slim or The Twilight Dragon of Payette Lake. Native Americans believed that an evil spirit lived in the lake before western settlers arrived in the area. The first documented sighting of the creature was in 1920 when a group of workers saw what they thought was a log, but it began to move. In August 1944, several groups of people reported seeing a 30...
Kina (Evechinus chloroticus) is a sea urchin that is native to New Zealand. This echinoderm belongs to the family Echinometridae and it has the potential to reach a maximum diameter of 16 to 17 centimeters. It is scattered throughout New Zealand and in some northern and southern offshore islands. It can be found in shallow waters around 12 to 14 meters deep, although there are also intertidal populations located in the north of both the North and South Islands. It shows a preference for...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.