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Springer is the name of several places in the United States:

Springer is the name of: Springer is a town located in Colfax County, New Mexico. ... Springer is a town located in Carter County, Oklahoma. ...

Springer can also refer to two breeds of dogs, both of which are commonly called simply Springer Spaniel: Springer Science+Business Media or Springer (IPA: ) is a worldwide publishing company based in Germany which focuses on academic journals and books in the fields of science, technology and medicine. ... Axel Springer AG is one of the largest newspaper publishing companies in Europe, claiming to have over 150 newspapers and magazines in over 30 countries, including several central and eastern european countries: Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, Russia and western european countries: Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland, more than 10,000... Springer is the 2003 debut EP by the Danish group Efterklang. ... Springer is a fictional character from the Transformers universe. ... Various Transformers toys. ...

Springer can also refer to the Interstellar teleporter featured in A Million Open Doors, a science fiction novel by John Barnes. The Welsh Springer Spaniel is a breed of dog and a member of the spaniel family. ... The English Springer Spaniel is a gun dog traditionally used for flushing and retrieving game. ... An interstellar teleporter is a hypothetical technology appearing in science fiction, typically in hard sci-fi, which moves people and/or other objects over interstellar distances instantaneously. ... A Million Open Doors is a science fiction novel by John Barnes centered around a maturing adult who is transported to a faraway planet and encounters many obstacles which cause him to become a more productive member of the blossoming Interstellar culture than he would have been otherwise. ... John Barnes, (born 1957) is a prolific science fiction author, whose stories often explore questions of individual moral responsibility within a larger social context. ...

People whose surname is Springer include:

  • Jerry Springer (born 1944), a talk show host
  • Julius Springer (1817-1877), a German publisher and founder of Springer-Verlag (now part of Springer Science+Business Media)
  • Anton Springer (1825-1891)
  • Axel Springer (1912-1985), a German journalist and publisher, founder of Axel Springer Verlag

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Springer is plated with two coats of nickel and an outer layer of chrome.
SPRINGER was developed with the guidance from several vets, breeders, trainers and official traffic safety experts that were consulted for advice and asked to test SPRINGER during its development.
SPRINGER has been tested for safety, quality and functionality by the world renown, reliable testing laboratory of "TUV Rheinland" (Germany) and "The Norwegian Bureau for the Promotion of Traffic Safety" (affiliated with the same international association, "P.R.I."), and is both approved and recommended for biking with dogs.
Orca Network - Springer's story (5566 words)
Springer, the orphaned orca who was reunited with her pod via a historic project in 2002, has been sighted in the Johnstone Strait for the first time this season.
Springer was in their company along with several other orca families when she left the area early last October.
Springer speaks the same language as her relations, and their conversations were picked up yesterday by Spong's hydrophone system.
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