• Great idea 2014: the year of action for the climate, by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon - UN and climate change
Great idea 2014: the year of action for the climate, by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon - UN and climate change

But it is an idea that will be one of the main axes of my work over the next year and I firmly believe in it. By 2014, we must transform the greatest collective challenge facing humanity today - climate change - in the greatest opportunity for joint progress towards a sustainable future.

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  • In Guadarrama
In Guadarrama

It has a characteristic white plumage with the ends of the dark wings, and a pink or orange bag under the beak. The legs are dark gray. With its 14 kilos of weight and a wing span of more than three meters, the bustling Pelican is, along with the bustard, the great bustard Kori and the mute swan, candidate for the title of the world's heaviest flyi...

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  • Tico Birder
Tico Birder

The amount of Sporophila and Volatinia is enormous along the way thanks to the fact that the grasslands provide many seeds to these birds. A juvenile individual of Blue-black Grassquit <(Volatinia jacarina) perched on a fence p> The day was extremely hot, something atypical for this region, even more so in the rainy season.

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  • Take great care to try to get elephant ears to overwinter - Worldnews.com
Take great care to try to get elephant ears to overwinter - Worldnews.com

Common names include giant taro,'ape, giant alocasia and pai.This extraordinary plant is staple food for over three hundred million people worldwide. Just like our potato, the corm (a swollen stem) is peeled and boiled, and eaten as an important source of carbohydrate.

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  • Bird Alerts | San Vito Bird Club
Bird Alerts | San Vito Bird Club

Photo by Monique Girard. More recently, three sightings of a flock of these beautiful and conspicuous birds have been reported in San Vito - one at Casa Botania, one at Finca Cantaros, and one flying over the Linda Vista bus stop. Mysteriously, all nests have disappeared and no birds were found. Crested Oropendula. More recently, three sigh...

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  • Tales of Mystery and Imagination
Tales of Mystery and Imagination

Then, having eaten its fill, it had angled off into the bush-and that had not been long ago, for the soil still trickled down into the great pug marks, sunk deep into the finely cultivated loam. But if he failed to overhaul it, then he must keep on. "Dangerous," Zikkara pointed out. "No one hunts the Cytha." "I do," Duncan said, speaking no...

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  • Maybe Birds Can Have It All: Dazzling Colors and Pretty Songs, Too | All About Birds
Maybe Birds Can Have It All: Dazzling Colors and Pretty Songs, Too | All About Birds

The study-the largest of its kind attempted-was published today in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B . The natural world is full of showstoppers- birds with brilliant colors, exaggerated crests and tails, intricate dance routines, or virtuosic singing.

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  • Video | Format | Privacy Policy | Page 13
Video | Format | Privacy Policy | Page 13

Even with the naked eye she looks amazing. Watching the Moon from month to month and year to year will put you in the right place. you in touch with her cycles and rhythms - it will help you remember that we are all a part of something much bigger; that we're kids of the Universe.

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  • Iberian Nature - Service of guides of nature. Birding in Extremadura
Iberian Nature - Service of guides of nature. Birding in Extremadura

During my speech I was talking about bird watching in urban centers, my experiences since Iberian Nature and the importance it has the urban avifauna as a resource for ornithological tourism, as well as possible applications within the framework of environmental education through bird watching.

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  • Crochet Wall Hanging Images - Quick And Easy Crochet
Crochet Wall Hanging Images - Quick And Easy Crochet

Crochet a pocket catch-all to hang from the door or in the closet for extra storage. This is an attractive way to keep essentials easily at hand. 10/16/2011 · This beautiful poppy painting is hanging on my wall above my kitchen table and is from the same talented artist here on Etsy.

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  • Fitzroya cupressoides (Patagonian Cypress)
Fitzroya cupressoides (Patagonian Cypress)

Benoit, C. and Ivan, L. (eds) 1989. Red Book of the Terrestrial Flora of Chile < / i>. Impresora Creces Ltd, Santiago. Benoit, C.I. (ed.). Forest 2 (1): 79-89. Lara, A. 1991. A Strategy for the Conservation of Alerce (Fitzroya cupressoides) Forests in Chile. WWF. Lara, A. 1991.

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  • Slate Houses: Step by Step of the construction of The House of the Butterflies.
Slate Houses: Step by Step of the construction of The House of the Butterflies.

From there I placed the door and began to climb the walls, stone by stone. At some height I placed the windows. I always like to "close" the spaces between window and window or door, so that I can focus better on the corners. I also started to construct the shaft of the well, previously the ones I had made were circular, this varied and I made ...

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  • Privacy Policy | All about flower delivery
Privacy Policy | All about flower delivery

It is also the flower of friendship. Amarilis : The Amarilis is the symbol of splendid beauty. It is also used to indicate that it is worth beyond beauty. Fresia : Symbolizes innocence and reflection. Gardenia : Symbolizes purity and sweetness . They indicate secret love. They convey joy. They tell the recipient that you are a charmi...

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  • Start your florist
Start your florist

Data from the Mexican Flower Council (Conmexflor) state that the per capita consumption of flowers at the national level is US $ 10, which puts the country in position 17 in the world list made by the European Union. Calculate your utility The average cost of a pack of 60 flowers of some basic variety, such as lily, ranges from $ 180. But figur...

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  • Make Ink Using Petals and Plants - Taringa!
Make Ink Using Petals and Plants - Taringa!

The ink can be used for drawing or as a pigment to paint a canvas or wood. You will need Flower petals Mineral spirits Mineral oil Flaxseed A mortar and a pistil A glass container or a palette 1 Collect the flower petals in advance and dry them thoroughly.

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  • Coereba flaveola - Wikipedia
Coereba flaveola - Wikipedia

You are also the only xéneru of the family Coerebidae, of the Passeriformes. It is common knowledge that Coerebidae is not valid or that it has to include other members. Measures about 11 cm of llargu. Dambos sexes are similar. The dorsal parts of nales and the llombu are of gray color escuru and coroniella become black, the rump and ye mariella.

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  • Guide of Mushrooms and Mushrooms of Navarra .: Postia caesia (Schrad ex Fr) Karst
Guide of Mushrooms and Mushrooms of Navarra .: Postia caesia (Schrad ex Fr) Karst

Macroscopic description: CARPÓFORO formed by semicircular hats or fans, quite small, from 1 to 5 cm in width and generally slightly less than projection, elongated, with furry surface and sometimes a little zoned, at first white, but with age and with the friction it takes on blueish colorations.

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  • Propolis: MedlinePlus supplements
Propolis: MedlinePlus supplements

Propolis has a long history of medicinal use, dating to 350 BC, the time of Aristotle. The Greeks have used propolis for abscesses; the Assyrians have used it to heal wounds and tumors; and the Egyptians have used it for mummification. Propolis is also used as an antioxidant and an anti-inflammatory agent. People sometimes apply propolis direct...

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  • Volume 6 Issue 2 People :: Florida Museum of Natural History
Volume 6 Issue 2 People :: Florida Museum of Natural History

Peter Gasson. The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) hosted a workshop on research related to modern and fossil woods during the week of March 21-25. Photo by Dr. Peter Gasson. At the beginning of the week, lessons about the basic anatomy of wood were fled, and students had the opportunity to observe the woods under a microscope...

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  • Art / Art | Mariposadel67
Art / Art | Mariposadel67

After several years of artistic training, he graduated from the prestigious St. Petersburg Art Academy. This renowned school, created in the 18th century, has influenced many masters in their years of existence. Irene embraced the opportunity to use the colors of her native Odessa. Skies Indigo in contrast to the deep greens of the Black Sea; plum,...

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