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2014-07-28 20:23:07

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Infection Prevention and Control Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255163/Global-Infection-Prevention-and-Control-Market-2014-2018.html About Infection Prevention and ControlInfection prevention and control is the most important and significant step in the development and maintenance of products in the Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, and Food industries....

2014-07-28 20:22:56

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Telecom Cable Market 2014-2018 https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255157/Global-Telecom-Cable-Market-2014-2018.html About Telecom CableTelecom cable is an insulated strand of wires used to transmit high-frequency electrical signals over long distances. Early telecom signal transmission used only analog signals, which were transferred through metallic wires, which were usually...

2014-07-28 20:22:27

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Low Voltage Switchgear Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255147/Global-Low-Voltage-Switchgear-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Low Voltage SwitchgearLow Voltage Switchgears are a combination of several components such as circuit breakers, lightning arrestors, current transformers, protection panels, and disconnectors. They are used to effectively control and distribute...

2014-07-28 20:22:24

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Biomass Power Generation Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255144/Global-Biomass-Power-Generation-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Biomass PowerBiomass power generation is a source of power generation from carbon contained in the waste of various human and natural activities. This waste is derived from various sources, including the by-products from the Timber industry, as...

2014-07-28 20:22:14

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Genotyping and Analysis Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2255178/Global-Single-Nucleotide-Polymorphism-SNP-Genotyping-and-Analysis-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Genotyping and AnalysisSingle Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) genotyping is the screening and analysis of genetic variations of SNPs in the...

2014-07-28 20:21:57

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Split AC Market 2014-2018https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2225683/Global-Split-AC-Market-2014-2018.htmlAbout Split ACsAir conditioning systems or air conditioners are deployed in buildings for efficient management of temperature and humidity. These systems are installed in commercial buildings, IT parks, hotels, restaurants, manufacturing industries, retail outlets, and residential...

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...


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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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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