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2014-07-28 20:21:05

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Cumene Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255171/Global-Cumene-Market-2014-2018.html About CumeneCumene or isopropyl-benzene is a flammable organic compound. It is an aromatic hydrocarbon-based liquid with a boiling point of 305.6 Fahrenheit. It is used industrially as a base chemical to create cumene hydroperoxide in order to produce two commercially essential...

2014-07-28 16:24:58

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Telehandler Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225713/Global-Telehandler-Market-2014-2018.html About Telehandlers A telehandler, also known as a telescopic handler, is a lifting machine widely used in the Agriculture and industry. A hybrid of crane and forklift, it has a single telescopic boom which can extend forwards and upwards from the vehicle. Telehandlers...

2014-07-28 16:24:46

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Positive Displacement Pump Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225709/Global-Positive-Displacement-Pump-Market-2014-2018.html About Positive Displacement Pumps Pumps are machines used to move fluids from one place to another and they are also used to facilitate the circulation of such fluids around a system to increase the operational performance of industrial...

2014-07-28 16:24:30

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Forging Industry 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225697/Global-Forging-Industry-2014-2018.html About Forging Forging is a process in which metals are shaped into desired designs by applying compressive forces. This technique is very robust amid several metal shaping techniques because of the strength acquired by the metal during forging. Some metals are processed...

2014-07-28 16:24:13

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Interactive Whiteboard Market (IWB) 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225696/Global-Interactive-Whiteboard-Market-IWB-2014-2018.htmlAbout Interactive WhiteboardsAn IWB is an interactive display system that projects images stored in a computer and allows users to control screen activities using a pen, stylus, or finger. The IWB was introduced to facilitate the teachers in the...

2014-07-28 16:22:12

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Oilfield Equipment Rental Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225691/Global-Oilfield-Equipment-Rental-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Oilfield Equipment RentalRental oilfield equipment is used for the extraction of oil and gas from reservoirs. This equipment is either taken on rent or lease by the oilfield operator, as it will reduce the capital cost for the...

2014-07-28 12:28:16

DALLAS, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Market [Instruments, Reagents & Data Management Systems] [Technique (Immunoassay, Clinical Chemistry, Molecular Diagnostics, Hematology) & Applications (Diabetes, Infectious Diseases, Cancer & Cardiology)] Systems, End Users] - Forecast To 2017 research report says global industry is expected to reach $69.1 billion by 2017, at a CAGR of 7% from 2012 to 2017. The global in vitro diagnostics market...

2014-07-28 12:23:18

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Advanced CO2 Sensors Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/1155825/Global-Advanced-CO2-Sensors-Market-2014-2018.html About Advanced CO2 SensorAdvanced CO2 sensors are used to monitor the intensity of CO2 in any medium: air or water. These are next-generation CO2 sensors that can adjust automatically to changes in temperature, humidity, and altitude, and hence have lower...

Tiny New Species Of Frog Discovered In Brazil Receives Heroic Name
2014-07-28 03:22:48

Pensoft Publishers The Atlantic Forest is a hotspot of biodiversity and one of the most species richness biome of anurans (frogs, tree-frogs, and toads) in the world. However, current levels of diversity might be still underestimated. In the past few years there has been an increase in the description of new endemic species of this biome along with the advance of molecular techniques and availability of samples for DNA analysis. Using a more extensive number of samples for molecular...

2014-07-25 23:01:32

Visional Technology to sell OptiGauge® thickness measurement systems in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Lumetrics announced today that Visional Technology, an engineering services company headquartered in San Juan Puerto Rico will begin selling and supporting Lumetrics’ OptiGauge® thickness measurement system and other measurement solutions in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. These products are especially needed by the medical device and...


Latest Americas Reference Libraries

Pony of the Americas
2014-05-19 11:56:38

The Pony of the Americas (POA) is a breed of pony that was developed in the state of Iowa, United States. The stallion was an Arabian, Appaloosa, Shetland cross and the registry was formed in 1954 for the breed. Within 15 years there were 12,500 ponies registered and currently the Pony of the Americas Club is one of the largest registries in the United States. As of 2012 there has been over 50,000 registered ponies, 2,000 members and had over 40 affiliate chapters. Shetland pony breeder...

Passenger Pigeon, Ectopistes migratorius
2014-04-18 10:16:19

The Passenger Pigeon or the Wild Pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) is an extinct North American bird. The species resided in enormous migratory flocks until the early 20th century, when hunting and habitat destruction led to its demise. One flock in 1866 in southern Ontario was described as being 1 mile wide and 300 miles long, took 14 hours to pass, and held more than 3.5 billion birds. That number, if it is accurate, would likely represent a large fraction of the entire population at that...

Hispaniolan Pine, Pinus occidentalis
2014-02-26 08:30:03

Hispaniolan pine (Pinus occidentalis) is found largely on the Caribbean island Hispaniola growing on the slopes. Hispaniolan pine forests can be found on the island of Haiti and the Dominican Republic in the mountain range. The Hispaniolan pine can grow in mixed stands of trees with other broadleaf trees at elevations between 2789 and 6890 feet and in pure stands from 6890 feet up to 10,420 feet. These trees are also found in the lowlands growing in acidic soil that is rich in iron and...

Leif Ericson
2014-01-06 10:25:39

Leif Ericson was a Norse explorer seen as the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years prior to Christopher Columbus. According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement at Vinland, identified with the Norse L’Anse aux Meadows on the northern point of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada. It is believed that Leif was born in Iceland around the 970’s - the son of father Erik the Red, an explorer and outlaw from Western Norway. Erik founded the first...

El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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