Mountain rescuers braced for busy summer as UK holiday boom continues | UK news

BILLIONhe light is fading fast in the Peak District and, somewhere between the heather and the hills, comes an urgent cry for help. Emergency responders scramble into action, reeling off grid references into walkie talkies as they search for their casualty: “Hello? Mountain rescue!” They find their walker on the cusp of a valley, his …

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Nurse runs center to rescue, rehab small wildlife in Abilene area

A juvenile opossum lays on a high shelf in an outdoor enclosure at Big Country Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Thursday.  The animal will eventually be released into the wild.

HAWLEY − Nurse Jennifer Kleinpeter’s patients have gone from having two feet to four. They also often have tails. Kleinpeter is founder and director of the Big Country Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, which is permitted by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to rescue and rehabilitate native wildlife in the area. “Our mission is to provide …

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It’s a bird, it’s a plane! It’s a fish? On Alaska’s history of collisions between planes and animals

It's a bird, it's a plane!  It's a fish?  On Alaska's history of collisions between planes and animals

Part of a continuing weekly series on Alaska history by local historian David Reamer. Have a question about Anchorage or Alaska history or an idea for a future article? Go to the form at the bottom of this story. On April 1, 1987, the Anchorage Daily News front page featured an article titled “Jetliner Collides …

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McKinney fire grows into California’s largest this year as thunderstorms fuel concerns | Wildfires

A wildfire in California grew to the largest the state has seen yet this year, as firefighting crews braced for thunderstorms and hot, windy conditions. The McKinney Fire was burning out of control in northern California’s Klamath national forest, near the Oregon border, with expected thunderstorms a big concern, said US Forest Service spokesperson Adrienne …

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Sandstone Technology Positioned as the Leader in the 2022 SPARK Matrix™ for Digital Banking Platforms by Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

Sandstone Technology Positioned as the Leader in the 2022 SPARK Matrix™ for Digital Banking Platforms by Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

The Quadrant Knowledge Solutions SPARK Matrix™ provides competitive analysis & ranking of the leading Digital banking platforms vendors. Sandstone Technology, with its comprehensive technology and customer experience management, has received strong ratings across the parameters of technology excellence and customer impact. MIDDLETON, Mass., Aug. 01, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Quadrant Knowledge Solutions announced today that it …

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Scientists Study Inner Ear to Determine Beginnings of Mammals

Scientists Study Inner Ear to Determine Beginnings of Mammals

Mammals can produce their own body heat and control their body temperatures. This process is known as endothermy or warm-bloodedness. Scientists believe that it may be the reason why mammals likely rule almost every ecosystem. Warm-blooded mammals are more active than cold-blooded animals. They can live in different environments, from the frozen arctic to the …

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Bridging the Technology Paradox – Metaverse Versus Universe – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Bridging the Technology Paradox - Metaverse Versus Universe - Jammu Kashmir Latest News |  Tourism

By Devasis Chattopadhyay Globally, most business and tech media, both online and offline (read print), for the past few days are discussing the muted and declining revenue of the Facebook parent Meta Platforms in the face of growing competition from TikTok.When I look at both these organisations, I often wonder, is it time to disconnect …

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