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MACAWMultiple Alignment Construction and Analysis Workbench
MACAWMultiple Access with Collision Avoidance for Wireless
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Total plasma protein concentrations of the parrots were relatively low but similar to values in hyacinth macaw nestlings.
Meanwhile, deranged cockatoo Nigel (Jemaine Clement) and love-sick amphibian sidekick Gabi (Kristin Chenoweth) hatch a diabolical scheme to exact revenge on the unsuspecting macaws.
Appraisal of the age of the trees used as nest by the Hyacinth Macaw in the Pantanal, Mato Grosso.
Rio 2 casts hit machine Bruno Mars as Roberto, a macaw who serenades Jewel through the film.
The height of a full-grown Netherlands macaw is up to three feet from head to tail.
Dubai: Two small pythons, a few green iguanas, a wild cat with her kittens, a turtle and a couple of exotic macaws are among many other species on display at the 20-day Ramadan and Eid Fair 2013 being held until August 10 at the Sharjah Expo Centre.
I have performed many artificial inseminations in parrots over the years but none have been as special as the ones in the Spix," he said while recalling that as a boy, following the sad story of the disappearance of the Spix's macaw in the wild, he dreamt about becoming involved in its conservation.
Little was known about the bird and its behavior in 1994, so Powell, who was working at the RARE Center for Tropical Conservation, started the Great Green Macaw Research and Conservation Project.
When a relative of the driver came to pick up the macaw, called Chip, she revealed it had starred as Pirate Cotton's parrot in the hit 2003 movie Curse Of The Black Pearl, with Johnny Depp and Keira Knightley.
Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw chronicles her battles from courtroom to village, exploring tensions between the press for human development and environmental concern.
Bruce Barcot's very readable The Last Flight of the Scarlet Macaw (Random House, $26) tells a familiar story, this time set in Belize.
Tiepolo's washier Young Woman with a Macaw represent parrots as the fond companion of an expensively dressed woman.