One of the most common park trees. Height of 20 m, trunk diameter up to 70 cm grows slowly, especially in the first half of life. Bark reddish or brownish-gray, smooth in his youth, and later cracked, peeling elongated thin slices. Krona in free growth broadly, arborvitae makes very good haircut, so in a culture you can find trees with the most diverse form of the crown, the artificial production with clippers. Young shoots are flat, green, in the third year are round, reddish-brown. Thuja branches in the horizontal plane (on this basis it is easy to distinguish from the biota, branching in Read more [...]
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Mistletoe (Viscum album), as well as oak, in ancient times, is the subject of superstitious veneration.
Magicians of ancient Gauls - Druids worshiped her. The reason for such worship, according to Pliny, was the fact that a growing on oak was considered heaven sent, a sign that God himself chose this tree.
Mistletoe grew, blossomed remained evergreen, while the oak (or other, shelters her tree) shed their leaves in the winter. Its leathery leaves are well maintained and autumn storms and winter cold. In the midst of winter in the mistletoe was seen round, white, shiny berries.
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The Eastman Kodak Companionship, formerly the man's largest trafficker of camera pic, is preparing to register for Chapter 11 Failure, according to word reports. The filing would countenance Kodak to reconstitute and proceed operational but could entail layoffs for around of the caller's 19,000 employees, almost of whom are based in Rochester, New York. The newsworthiness besides raises questions most the achiever of CEO Antonio Perez's scheme to berth the caller as a marketer of printers. Kodak, which was founded in 1892, has struggled since the Nineties when competitors and the digital camera Read more [...]
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sketch from life or from a photo of the terrain with the designation of the most characteristic points (elements) of the landscape. The resulting perspective view of the landscape (the scheme) is used to route and subsequent orientation on the ground during the campaign.
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A motorcyclist is in decisive stipulation later beingness ground unconscious on a dune during the Dakar razz in San Juan, Argentina on Tuesday. Sebastien Coue’s personify temperature was supra 104 degrees Fahrenheit, presumptively from sun pic, when he was ascertained. The fortuity follows the deaths of a motorcyclist and a don and son pursual the backwash in an ultralight aircraft in break crashes on Sunday.
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Spruce forest was so thick that his shadow did not grow grass. Only here and there, in the old rotten stumps and trunks, fallen storm could see the moss and lichens. It seemed that in the dark shadows of spruce forest hid all the bad spirits. There was a smell of damp and fungi.
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In 1881, of the spotted hemlock (Conium maculaturn), a biennial plant of the family. Celery with a very unpleasant, strong smell of mouse urine, the German chemist August Wilhelm Hofmann isolated alkaloid coniine. Soon the lab Viennese pharmacologist Professor Carl Shroff decided to test the effect of this poison. In addition to the scientific interest was also different: according to the legend on the order of hemlock juice Athenian government in 399 BC. e. Socrates was poisoned.
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