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2013-01-20 23:01:56

Author offers enlightening outlook on world society´s past, present and future TORONTO, Ontario (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 “The majority of people do not understand what is going on in the surrounding world and are scared to death of all kinds of rumors and predictions of bloody wars and the destruction of this world,” author Alexander Zephyr explains. To help those in uncertainty, he pens his new book “State of Israel. Its Friends and Enemies. Prophetic Future.”...

2013-01-19 23:04:39

For the purpose of scientific advancement in the fields of biochemistry, food, nutrition, and environmental sciences, Seconomize contributes its e-commerce technology to assist with important scientific research. (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Seconomize (http://www.seconomize.com), an Israeli ecommerce startup company, donated its technology to Dr. Niv's research team at the Institute of Biochemistry, Food Science and Nutrition at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. "We know our...

2013-01-07 05:01:22

The Founder at the Indian company RePIN Masterbatches and Export Director at ALWAN REPIN LLC UAE, Mr. Anuj Chhabra, the youngest committee member at PLEXCONCIL (The India´s Plastics Export Promotion Council), will be participating in this week´s ArabPlast 2013, where the Indian participation its being organized by the council. Dubai, UAE (PRWEB) January 07, 2013 The youngest committee member at PLEXCONCIL, Mr. Anuj Chhabra will be personally attending the 11th Arab International...

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Persian cyclamen, Cyclamen persicum
2014-01-08 20:39:58

Cyclamen persicum is a flowering, herbaceous plant from the Myrsinaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Persian cyclamen. C. persicum is a tuberous plant. A tuber is a modified plant structure that is enlarged to store nutrients. The flowers and leaves come from buds at the top of the tuber. Roots emerge from the sides and bottom. Wild specimens have heart-shaped leaves that grow as long as 6 inches. They are usually green in color, with a light green marbling effect on the...

2013-03-16 00:00:00

Aaron Aaronsohn (1876-May 15, 1919) was a renowned Romanian-born Jewish agronomist, botanist, traveler, entrepreneur, and Zionist politician. He was born in Bacău, Romania, and brought Palestine, then part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire, at the age of six, when his parents were among the founders of Zichron Yaakov, one of the pioneer Jewish agricultural settlements of the First Aliyah. After his study in France, Aaron Aaronsohn botanically mapped Palestine and its surroundings and...

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