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Gadot Biochemistry to lay off more than 50 - Globes


Globes
Gadot Biochemical Industries Ltd., a subsidiary of Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG) controlled by Yitzhak Tshuva, plans to lay off a half of its employees due to losses of millions of shekels. The Haifa Bay-based plant produces extracts and raw materials ...

Novel Ecosystem in Cities: Adaptions to Urban Conditions - PLoS Blogs (blog)


PLoS Blogs (blog)
Including the ideas of ecological function, biodiversity, education, and conservation in design is not beyond us. McKinney highlighted the urban wilderness movement, in particular the Knoxville Urban Wilderness, which boasts one thousand forested acres ...

The anatomy of Pittsburgh Steelers kick returns - PennLive.com


PennLive.com
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton takes a kick return during the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. Pittsburgh has experimented with a two-deep man return setup in ...

One and a Half Ass Acres Potbelly Pig Sanctuary

Center Sandwich - United States

Small potbelly pig sanctuary located in Canaan, NH. Includes pictures, video clips, and stories of some of their pigs.

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National Potbelly Pig Registry
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Provides registration for potbelly pigs for shelters, individuals, and breeders.

Pig Pals Sanctuary
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Small sanctuary for pot bellied pigs, set in the farm country of southern Illinois.

Ironwood Pig Sanctuary
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Dedicated to elimination the suffering of pot bellied pigs in Arizona and surrounding states.

Shepherd's Green Pig Sanctuary
United States

Rescues and provides care for abandoned and unwanted pet pigs in Tennessee.

Pig-A-Sus Homestead Sanctuary
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Nonprofit group dedicated to providing shelter for potbelly pigs and resources for owners of potbellies.

African Ass: Equus africanus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this critically endangered species, its description, behavior and reproduction.

Asiatic Ass: Equus hermionus
United Kingdom

Factsheet on this wild relative of the domestic donkey, its description, distribution and biology, with several photographs.

United States

Bivalve taxonomy information and research. Includes extensive biobliographic information on bivalve genera. Part of the Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project of the National Science Foundation.

United States

Partnerships for Enhancing Expertise in Taxonomy (PEET) project investigating marine bivalves.

African Wild Ass (Equus asinus)
United Kingdom

Fact sheet from EDGE, a conservation organization that focuses specifically on threatened species that represent a significant amount of unique evolutionary history.