• With the predictions for heavy snow, road-salting crews in both the city and the suburbs went to work Monday night, so that by morning all major commuter routes were clear of the small amounts of snow and ice that had accumulated. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Inevitably, David Guterson's new novel, "The Other," will be compared to "Snow Falling on Cedars," his spare, evocative 1994 debut about vivid characters caught in the aftermath of racial injustice. (latimes.com)
  • Until 1994, Snow was the writer, correspondent and host of the PBS news special The New Militant Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • For other uses, see Snow Leopard (disambiguation) . (wikipedia.org)
  • The snow leopard or ounce ( Panthera uncia ) is a large cat native to the mountain ranges of Central and South Asia . (wikipedia.org)
  • The snow leopard inhabits alpine and subalpine zones at elevations from 3,000 to 4,500 m (9,800 to 14,800 ft), ranging from western Afghanistan to Mongolia and western China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Taxonomically , the snow leopard was initially classified in the monotypic genus Uncia . (wikipedia.org)
  • This, like the English version ounce , came to be used for other lynx-sized cats, and eventually for the snow leopard. (wikipedia.org)
  • The snow leopard was first described by the German naturalist Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber on the basis of an illustration in his 1777 publication Die Säugethiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen . (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1854, the British zoologist John Edward Gray proposed the genus Uncia , to which he subordinated the snow leopard under the name Uncia irbis . (wikipedia.org)
  • The snow leopard is part of the Panthera lineage, one of the eight lineages of Felidae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Subsequent branching between the snow leopard and clouded leopard began two to three million years ago, but the details of this are disputed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Results of a phylogenetic study published in 2006, based on nDNA and mtDNA analysis, indicate that snow leopard and tiger are sister taxa , whereas the leopard is sister taxon to two clades within Panthera - one consisting of the tiger and the snow leopard, and the other of the lion and the jaguar . (wikipedia.org)
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  • As the snow subsided as Thursday wore on, road crews and residents began digging out. (usatoday.com)
  • For example, Austro-Hungarian troops on the Italian front used skis and wore snow camouflage smocks and overtrousers over their uniforms, and improvised white cloths over their uniform caps. (wikipedia.org)
  • But the big snows predicted by the National Weather Service never came, leaving most area schools open to the disappointment of thousands of children and perplexing the populace in general. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The storm was still dumping heavy snow on New England late Thursday, with wind gusts up to 30 mph, according to the National Weather Service. (usatoday.com)
  • Explain to your counselor the hazards you are most likely to encounter while participating in snow sport activities, and what you should do to anticipate, help prevent, mitigate, and respond to these hazards. (meritbadge.org)
  • Explain why every snow sport participant should he prepared to render first aid in the event of an accident. (meritbadge.org)
  • matter form organic aggregates called marine snow to which members of the plankton community may adhere, producing patchiness in biotic distributions. (britannica.com)
  • Glitter can be used for this purpose, but it was totally inappropriate to serve as snow in the context of my vignette. (makezine.com)
  • What to Cook If You're Snowed In It's a good excuse to stay inside. (nymag.com)
  • A craft site put me on to the idea of using crushed eggshells, but it took some experimentation to figure out how to treat, clean, and grind them to make good snow. (makezine.com)
  • Glycerine/glycerol (2) I recommend at least a 1:1 mixture of glycerine to water, by volume, to achieve a good 'snow' effect. (makezine.com)
  • Throughout the book, Snow examines in an empirically grounded way issues surrounding virtue, including advancing an empirical argument as to why virtue is in fact a good thing, and actively trying to counter the arguments of philosophical situationists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snow appeared on radio and television programs worldwide including The McLaughlin Group, The MacNeil-Lehrer NewsHour, Face the Nation, Crossfire, and Good Morning America. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major winter storm, which already is being blamed for the loss of 16 lives, is lumbering out of the country after dumping snow across parts of the Northeast and New England. (usatoday.com)
  • Snow affects ecosystems, as well, by providing an insulating layer during winter under which plants and animals are able to survive the cold. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snow camouflage is the use of a coloration or pattern for effective camouflage in winter, often combined with a different summer camouflage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among animals, variable snow camouflage is a type of seasonal polyphenism with a distinct winter plumage or pelage. (wikipedia.org)
  • In military usage, soldiers often either exchange their disruptively-patterned summer uniforms for thicker snow camouflage uniforms printed with mainly-white versions of camouflage patterns in winter, or they wear white overalls over their uniforms. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 2014-2015 winter in Boston, one snow farm had trash being removed well in July, as the melting snow revealed more debris. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their best caution as far as driving is to look out the window and see the snow and whether it's important enough to travel. (usatoday.com)
  • Sara Carinne Redmond (born 20 July 1976) is an American-born organic foods advocate, best known as the star of the Fit TV show Get Fresh With Sara Snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • After years of regular guest-hosting for The Rush Limbaugh Show and providing news commentary for National Public Radio, he launched his own talk radio program, The Tony Snow Show, which went on to become nationally syndicated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trident Productions intended to present Blackburn & Snow as a major new find, with Frank Werber later stating "my perception was that they were going to be huge. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Airlines flight arrived between 8 and 9 p.m., but then ran over a snow patch and got stuck. (usatoday.com)
  • Chester Snow (June 1, 1881 - January 13, 1970) was an American applied mathematician and physicist, known for his work on formulas for computing capacitance and inductance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Karen Snow is an American poet. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jamie Linda Snow (born September 22, 1985) is an American actress and casting director. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alvin Eugene Snow Jr. (born October 30, 1981) is an American professional basketball player. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snow won numerous awards during his print career, including those from the Virginia Press Association, the Detroit Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists, the American Society of Newspaper Editors, The Associated Press, and Gannett. (wikipedia.org)
  • They are often filled with debris and trash, which are picked up in an attempt to remove the snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this video, Bob Balfe (IBM Architect) shows how SNOW IO brings dynamic image optimization delivery to WebSphere Commerce, in real-time. (ibm.com)
  • Kids in NYC Have to Go to School on Thursday, Or Declare Their Own Snow Day Like they did last time. (nymag.com)
  • Seeing her son's reaction as they saw snow for the very first time. (snow.com)
  • Snow science addresses how snow forms, its distribution, and processes affecting how snowpacks change over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • I thought it was stupid to have us come in (yesterday) since snow was on the ground," said 14-year-old Beth Ferguson, a ninth grader at Elizabeth Seton High School in Bladensburg. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Aside from cancellations, snow and ice across the region caused more trouble for the airlines on the ground than in the air. (usatoday.com)
  • The behaviour of moulting females in springtime depends on their plumage state: they tend to sit on snow while they are mainly white, but choose the border between bare ground and snow when they have more dark feathers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the measurements of the properties of snowpacks (together with their codes) that the International Classification for Seasonal Snow on the Ground presents are: Height (H) is measured vertically from the ground surface, usually in centimeters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snow covered area (SCA) describes the extent of snow-covered ground, usually expressed as a fraction (%) of the total. (wikipedia.org)
  • Federal Government Gets a Snow Day Probably the only part of another city getting pummeled by snow that makes us jealous. (nymag.com)
  • Snow was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. (wikipedia.org)
  • His mother was an inner-city nurse who died of colon cancer in 1973 when Snow was 17 years old. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thunder Snow went clear of his opponents entering the last 200 metres and won by five lengths despite being eased down by Soumillon in the final strides. (wikipedia.org)
  • The study includes physical properties of the material as it changes, bulk properties of in-place snow packs, and the aggregate properties of regions with snow cover. (wikipedia.org)
  • SNOW IO is a comprehensive, easy-to-deploy software solution that speeds up load times of responsive web pages by optimizing images according to target devices. (ibm.com)
  • But heavy snow has turned to light snow across New York, after causing treacherous road conditions. (usatoday.com)
  • In places with light snow, brooms or other light instruments can be used to brush off snow from walks and other surfaces. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anti-icing is treatment with ice-melting chemicals before or during the onset of a storm in order to prevent or delay the formation and adhesion of ice and snow to the surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • This prevents snow and ice from sticking to the pavement Cargill SafeLane is a proprietary pavement surface treatment that absorbs anti-icing brines, to be released during a storm or other icing event. (wikipedia.org)
  • A second, back-to-back storm also dumped much of its snow elsewhere, he said, before it slipped into a kind of watery coma and died. (washingtonpost.com)
  • A flight that landed safely in Pittsburgh during the storm Wednesday night got stuck in snow for about two hours on the tarmac. (usatoday.com)
  • Two additional and locally productive sources of snow are lake-effect (also sea-effect) storms and elevation effects, especially in mountains. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lake-effect snow is produced during cooler atmospheric conditions when a cold air mass moves across long expanses of warmer lake water, warming the lower layer of air which picks up water vapor from the lake, rises up through the colder air above, freezes and is deposited on the leeward (downwind) shores. (wikipedia.org)
  • The same effect also occurs over bodies of salt water, when it is termed ocean-effect or bay-effect snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • And, inevitably, those comparisons will take the form of "It's no 'Snow Falling on Cedars. (latimes.com)
  • Snow considers virtue as a particular form of social intelligence, one that distinguishes itself from other forms of social intelligence by its motivation (care for the well-being of others. (wikipedia.org)
  • The list highlight successful Swedish companies that have received the most funds and Snow Software is the hottest tech company in Sweden. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Snow Software udvider sin tilstedeværelse på det europæiske marked og åbner kontor i Warszawa. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Snow Software, som hjelper over 6000 organisasjoner over hele verden med å redusere utgiftene til programvare, lanserte i dag Snow for Office 365, som utvider mulighetene til å administrere lisensiering og tilgjengelighet av programvare til Microsoft Office-brukere på alle plattformer - på skrivebord, i skyen og på mobile enheter. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Snow Software, en ledende leverandør av SAM-løsninger, videreutvikler sin kanalstrategi og går over til en modell hvor alle transaksjoner skal selges og leveres via, eller i samarbeid med, en partner. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Snow Software vil samarbeide fullstendig med partnerne gjennom alle trinn i salgs- og leveringsprosessen, fra å drive frem salgsmuligheter og signering av kontrakter til levering og implementering. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • Snow Software utvider sin tilstedeværelse i det europeiske markedet, og åpner kontor i Warszawa. (mynewsdesk.com)
  • In Rochester, N.Y., which got 14 inches of snow, conditions led to a number of traffic accidents earlier in the day, for instance. (usatoday.com)
  • Demonstrate the ability to ski in varied conditions, including changes in pitch, snow conditions, and moguls. (meritbadge.org)
  • Demonstrate your ability, on a tour, to cope with an average variety of snow conditions. (meritbadge.org)
  • The strong convection that develops has enough moisture to produce whiteout conditions at places which line passes over as the wind causes intense blowing snow. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Virtue as Social Intelligence: An Empirically Grounded Theory, Snow points out that contemporary approaches to virtue ethics do not engage in a meaningful way with psychology, and thus remain vulnerable to the philosophical situationist challenge. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snow water equivalent (SWE) is the depth of water that would result if the snow mass melted completely, whether over a given region or a confined snow plot, calculated as the product of the snow height in meters times the vertically-integrated density in kilograms per cubic meter. (wikipedia.org)
  • C heck the latest weather forecast and snow reports for Chamonix, France. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Snow develops in clouds that themselves are part of a larger weather system. (wikipedia.org)
  • That's way too big for even the largest empty snow globe I could find. (makezine.com)
  • Turns out the composition of snow globe snow is a closely guarded trade secret, and although you can buy small packets of it as part of commercial snow globe kits, I couldn't find anyone selling it in bulk. (makezine.com)