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CYPRUS, Greece, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In spring 2014 the idea of Aphroditecoin was born.
CAIRO, March 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan & in the presence of His Excellency
Chicago-based firm to help build local economic ties to the region on March 8-14 trip CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Greeley and Hansen, a Chicago-based civil and environmental
California Olive Committee Announces Sponsorship of PBS' "Hey Kids, Let's Cook" FRESNO, Calif., Feb.
MUMBAI, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bharat Book Bureau presents Saudi Arabia Steel Industry Outlook 2018.
LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Feb.
DOHA, Qatar, February 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prompted by the demands of growing cities, flooding and a drive to improve wastewater management, the region is set to spend
DOHA, Qatar and DUBAI, UAE, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashghal, the Public Works Authority of Qatar, has awarded a contract to Causeway to supply cost planning and
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia and DUBAI, UAE, February 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading international project management and contracting firm Absal Paul has selected Causeway Project
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...
Aaron Aaronsohn (1876-May 15, 1919) was a renowned Romanian-born Jewish agronomist, botanist, traveler, entrepreneur, and Zionist politician. He was born in BacÄƒu, 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...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
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