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2014-03-27 13:18:34

Whales dive to nearly 2 miles depth, for over 2 hours Scientists monitored Cuvier's beaked whales' record-breaking dives to depths of nearly two miles below the ocean surface and some dives lasted for over two hours, according to results published March 26, 2014, in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Gregory Schorr from Cascadia Research Collective and colleagues. Distributed throughout the world's oceans, the Cuvier's beaked whales' frequent dives deep into the ocean make them...

2014-03-27 12:20:43

MIAMI, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Cruise Lines - Texas' largest cruise operator - today announced a grand slam partnership with the Frisco RoughRiders, the Double-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers that plays at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas. This multi-year partnership marks Carnival's first-ever relationship with a professional baseball franchise. As the Official Cruise Line of the Frisco RoughRiders, Carnival will bring its signature brand of fun to fans of the...

2014-03-26 23:00:58

CruiseVoyant.com, an online cruise booking agency, offers a more robust cruise deals section on the website for consumers. Fort Lauderdal, FL (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 CruiseVoyant.com is excited to announce they will continue to expand on their cruise deal page for all types of travelers. These deals will be researched thoroughly and posted multiple times throughout the week on the Cruise Voyant deals page by their staff of cruise experts and guest writers, the Content Crew. The deals will...

2014-03-26 12:29:08

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NU) -- Their bodies may be smaller, but that doesn't mean they can skimp on drinking water. In fact, it's more important than ever, experts say, to make sure children are properly hydrated. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140326/PH91064 "The standard recommendations are for children to get six to eight glasses of water per day," says Dr. Melina Jampolis, CNNHealth's Diet and Fitness expert. "Mild dehydration can affect learning as well as...

2014-03-26 12:23:32

DUBLIN, Mar. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hk2vrh/indonesia_water ) has announced the addition of the "Indonesia Water Purifier Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The water purifiers market in Indonesia is on high growth trajectory. The majority of drinking water supply in Indonesia is being fulfilled by rivers, where merely 0.49% of all...

2014-03-26 12:20:30

MIAMI, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Freedom will undergo an extensive multi-million-dollar makeover this spring that will add the first-ever Bookville family reading venue- part of the recently launched Seuss at Sea program in partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises - along with a variety of dining, bar and entertainment innovations that are part of the line's Fun Ship 2.0 product enhancement initiative. The majority of these exciting new features will be incorporated during a dry...

2014-03-25 23:34:17

Armored Vision proudly announces the iTunes launch of "A Man Called Nereus," a picture by Nathan Hill. This Award Winning Dark Action Comedy transcends the boundaries of low-budget film-making. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Watch on iTunes now. https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/a-man-called-nereus/id836835257 Soon to be released on Amazon. This Action packed adventure is captured in the American Southwest and Mexico. For the trailer and information,...

2014-03-24 23:28:08

Battic Door Energy Conservation introduces the ValveSentry™ - the first and only automatic water shut off device that attaches to the water main valve - no plumbing or permits required! Motorized actuator bolts onto the water main valve handle and closes the valve at the first sign of a leak. Mansfield, MA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Flooded homes caused by leaking water heaters, washing machines, sink and toilet hoses and valves, frozen leaking pipes and other plumbing can be a disaster,...

2014-03-25 00:21:41

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analytica Bio-Energy, Inc., the fully owned Taiwan subsidiary of Analytica Bio-Energy Corp. USA (OTC-QB: ABEC), entered into discussions with The World Buddhism Associations, 501 Building 3 YiTian Garden, Fu Tian District ShenZhen, Guang Dong China, to develop a Chinese Culture Theme Park. The proposed facility will be designed to accommodate and service staff, and over 100,000 plus visitors daily. The Analytica Bio-Energy water...

2014-03-24 23:03:37

Today, XC Spa, a well-known spa pool manufacturer and exporter, announces a new product (Far Infrared Sauna L1T), and offers great discounts on this new item. (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Today, XC Spa, a well-known spa pool manufacturer and exporter, announces a new product (Far Infrared Sauna L1T), and offers great discounts on this new item. “We are happy to introduce our new design for the people worldwide. The experience is similar to sunbathing, which gives you the radiant heat that is...


Latest Water Reference Libraries

Blue-spotted Salamander, Ambystoma laterale
2014-01-31 13:35:04

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, Lake Monster
2014-01-30 18:08:56

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
2013-11-15 10:54:52

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...

Crown Of Thorns Starfish, Acanthaster planci
2013-11-11 10:54:41

The crown-of-thorns starfish (Acanthaster planci) is a species of starfish that is classified within the Acanthasteridae family. This species has a large range that extends from the Red Sea to the African coasts in the east and from the Indian Ocean to the western coasts of Central America. It prefers a habitat in coral reefs, which can be harmed if population numbers are too high. Damage occurs when filamentous algae covers bare skeletons of coral and the starfish move in to feed, stripping...

Giglioli’s Whale, Amphiptera pacifica
2013-08-19 13:14:53

The Giglioli’s Whale was discovered by zoologist Enrico Hillyer Giglioli on September 4, 1867, 1200 miles of the coast of Chile. He did not recognize the whale as any known species. It was observed for 15 minutes swimming close to his ship. Giglioli described the whale as being 60 feet long with an elongated body and having two dorsal fins 6.5 feet apart. No other known species of whale has two dorsal fins. It had long sickle-shaped flippers and lacked furrows under the throat....

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