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Exploring Ways To Protect Fish From Barotrauma

Exploring Ways To Protect Fish From Barotrauma

Tom Rickey, PNNL Fish-friendly hydropower is the goal of international team Think of the pressure change you feel when an elevator zips you up multiple floors in a tall building. Imagine how you'd feel if that elevator carried you all the...

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2014-04-18 23:01:57

The Snack Food Manufacturing industry has introduced new and innovative products in an attempt to stimulate sales in stagnant market. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Snack Food Manufacturing industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 Volatile input prices, changing consumer trends and a saturated market are just some of the changes facing the Snack Food Manufacturing industry in Australia. According to IBISWorld...

2014-04-17 15:40:57

Deaths from viral Hepatitis B and C have surpassed HIV/AIDS in many countries, including Australia and in Western Europe, according to an analysis of the 2010 Global Burden of Disease study. The analysis was conducted by Dr Benjamin Cowie and Ms Jennifer MacLachlan from the University of Melbourne and Melbourne Health, and was presented at The International Liver Congress in London earlier this month. “Liver cancer is the fastest increasing cause of cancer deaths in Australia,...

2014-04-16 16:21:26

LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Smart Weapons Market Forecast Analysis (2013 - 2018)http://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/asia_pacific/south_korea/smart_weapons_market_forecast_analysis_2013_2018.html This report presents a complete analysis of the global smart weapons market across the projected period. It provides an analysis of the factors driving the market, the challenges faced by the industry, and the factors...

2014-04-16 08:32:44

U.S. Institutional Investors Lead Oversubscribed Round To Advance Monoclonal Antibody Clinical Programs For Companion Animal Health MELBOURNE, Australia, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexvet Biopharma, a leading veterinary biologic drug developer, today announced the closing of its US$31.5 million Series B round of financing. Top-tier U.S.-based institutional investors Farallon Capital Management, LLC, Adage Capital Partners, L.P, Foresite Capital, and Tavistock Life Sciences...

2014-04-16 08:32:01

Funding Will Enable Initiation of Blinded, Randomized Clinical Trial and Expanded Commercialization of CARILLON® Mitral Contour System® KIRKLAND, Wash., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiac Dimensions(®),( )Inc. today announced the completion of a $20 million financing. M. H. Carnegie & Co. and Lumira Capital led the financing as part of an international syndicate of institutional investors from Australia, the U.S. and Canada. The financing follows the company's completion...

2014-04-15 23:03:16

MarketReportsOnline.com adds “Medical Device Pricing & Reimbursement 2014” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Provides insight into medical device pricing and reimbursement systems and latest regulations across 17 key countries! This guide provides everything you could need to know about medical device market pricing and reimbursement in 17 established and emerging economies. It examines the increasing role that health technology assessment plays in...

2014-04-15 16:21:58

TORONTO, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Alacer Gold Corp. ("Alacer") [TSX: ASR and ASX: AQG] plans to release its first quarter 2014 financial statements and the related management's discussion and analysis on Monday, April 28, 2014 (North America) and Tuesday, April 29, 2014 (Australia). Mr. Rod Antal, Chief Executive Officer of Alacer, will host a conference call on Monday, April 28 at 6:30 pm (North America Eastern Daylight Time) and Tuesday, April 29 at 8:30 a.m. (Australian Eastern...

2014-04-15 08:26:29

Despite frustration, loss, mistakes and wishful thinking, the love and support for Paul shines through as the 9 siblings struggle to understand the illness, the system, and to stay together - all while trying to focus on their own lives BEDFORD, N.Y., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a book that has been called "powerful and emotional," author Katherine Flannery Dering brings to life the experiences of one large family before and after the onset of mental illness. The book takes the...

2014-04-14 23:13:14

The Brisbane, Australia-based company is actively searching for qualified distributors of its ultra-efficient showers (which use 70 percent less water and energy compared to conventional showers) in the UK. Brisbane, Australia (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Reducing environmental impact and energy costs without compromising one's enjoyment of showers — that's what the breakthrough technology of CINTEP's innovative digital and electric recycling Power Showers promises. And as the...

2014-04-14 16:22:11

TORONTO, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Mandalay Resources Corporation ("Mandalay" or the "Company") (TSX: MND) announced today its production and sales results for the first quarter, 2014. Brad Mills, Chief Executive Officer of Mandalay, commented: "Both of Mandalay's operations performed as planned in the first quarter. Costerfield delivered its first production from the Cuffley Lode. With Cuffley starting to contribute to production, we expect mined gold grades to rise over the next...


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Brumby
2014-04-03 12:32:21

The Brumby is feral horse that is found roaming free in Australia, with the largest population located in the Northern Territory. This breed is descended from horses that were released or escaped confinement during the early days of settlement in Australia. There are many theories about the origin of its name including one that suggests it is derived from the Aboriginal word baroomby, which means wild in the Pitjara Indigenous Australians’ language. Another theory suggests that the breed...

Australian Pony
2014-04-01 13:16:49

The Australian Pony is a breed of pony from Australia. Australia had no native horses or ponies before settlers from other nations arrived. All horses that now live in Australia were bred from imported breeds. In 1788 nine horses were brought to Australia from South Africa and Timor Ponies came from Indonesia in 1803. These two breeds of horses produced the Australian Pony breed. Other breeds like the Welsh Mountain Pony, Hackney pony, Arabian, Shetland Pony, Highland Pony, Connemara Pony,...

BMC models Morris Major I and II
2014-01-31 11:11:31

The British Motor Corporation (BMC), based in Australia, was an automobile manufacturer that began in 1954 from a merger of the Austin Motor Company and Nuffield Pty Ltd. Austin Motor Company bought Ruskin Body Works in 1949 and used the factory to produce pick-up and tourer bodies. Nuffield opened a 57-acre facility to assemble Morris Minor and Morris Oxford models in 1950. In 1954 a merger between the two companies formed BMC and used the Nuffield facility located in Victoria Park to...

Centralian Tree Frog, Litoria gilleni
2013-10-18 11:18:17

The Centralian Tree Frog (Litoria gilleni) is a large species of tree frog endemic to a small area in central Australia. It is closely related to the Australian Green Tree Frog (L. caerulea), and looks much alike it in appearance. As a large tree frog, it reaches a length of 3.1 inches in the females and 2.4 inches in the males. The dorsal surface is green or olive green, while the ventral surface is white. A large fold covers the top part of the tympanum, which is visible. The toe pads...

Dainty Green Tree Frog, Litoria gracilenta
2013-10-09 11:31:55

The Dainty Green Tree Frog (Litoria gracilenta), known also as the Graceful Tree Frog, is a tree frog that is native to eastern Queensland, and north-eastern New South Wales, Australia. It ranges from northern Cape York in Queensland to Gosford in New South Wales, with a small and most likely introduced population in Hornsby Heights in Sydney. It is the faunal emblem of the City of Brisbane. It is a slender and medium sized frog, reaching a length of 1.8 inches. It features a rich green...

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