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2014-06-09 08:20:42

International Study Analyzed Vacation Spending Habits Among Residents in Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Australia/New Zealand; Study Found Taxes, Baggage Fees and Booking Fees Rank 1-2-3 in List of "Most Annoying" Travel Fees BELLEVUE, Wash., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Expedia.com®, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites*, revealed the results of a study that showed marked contrasts in the way that residents of different countries save for...

2014-06-08 23:00:12

‘Tales of a Country Doctor’ follows author Paul Carter’s journey and the many people he has helped medically (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 AUSTRALIA – Through author Paul Carter’s profession as the local general practitioner in a small rural town in Australia, he has been privileged to meet many wonderful people. Over the years, in both private and professional capacities, his fellow community members have taken him into their lives and opened themselves up to him. They have shared...

2014-06-07 23:00:08

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Australia - Broadband Market - Insights, Statistics and Forecasts" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Australia - Broadband Market - Insights, Statistics and Forecasts". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics in order to characterize the growth and evolution of the Market. Get Detail Report With...

2014-06-06 23:02:41

In-demand market research report “Winning and Retaining Business in the Australian Mining Equipment Sector, 2014” worked out by Timetric is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 The Australian customers primarily tend to pay attention to products quality and also availability of replacement parts while choosing mining equipment. The domestic suppliers perform well, but in the most important areas the customer satisfaction in frequently lowest. Such...

2014-06-06 23:01:52

The ageing population has driven growth in the Ambulance Services industry in the past five years. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Ambulance Services industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 Australia's population relies on the Ambulance Services industry for a critical emergency service. The industry's various government-funded operators are at a constant state of readiness to ensure patients that require...

2014-06-05 23:15:07

Over50Dating.com.au is a newly launched dating site for Australia singles over 50 who are interested in dating again. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Over50Dating.com.au is a newly launched dating site that brings together like-minded Australia singles over 50 based on their special interests. It has become more and more popular among over 50 singles since its launch in January. Over50Dating.com.au caters to over 50 Australia singles and doesn't allow members under the age of 40 to maintain a...

2014-06-05 23:04:33

Classic Holidays Acquires Monad Pacific Management Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Australian Timeshare Management company, Classic Holidays, has this week confirmed their acquisition of New Zealand-based Monad Pacific Management Limited. Monad manages 13 timeshare resorts across New Zealand, with approximately 13,000 member families under management. The acquisition, effective June 30, makes Classic Holidays the largest timeshare management company in Australia and New Zealand....

2014-06-05 16:23:58

MONCTON, NB, June 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Major Drilling Group International Inc. (TSX: MDI) today reported results for the year and fourth quarter ended April 30, 2014. Highlights In millions of Canadian dollars Q4-14 Q4-13 Fiscal Fiscal (except earnings per share) 2014 2013 Revenue $82.6 $135.5 $354.9 $695.9 Gross profit...

2014-06-05 12:31:16

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexvet Biopharma, a leading veterinary biologic drug developer, today announced the oral presentation of data related to clinical development of NV-01, a novel canine monoclonal antibody (mAb) at a major upcoming veterinary meeting, the publication of a further peer-reviewed journal article regarding NV-01, and Nexvet's sponsorship of a pain management specialist veterinary meeting. 1. NC State Clinician Scientist Duncan Lascelles, BSc,...

2014-06-05 12:31:10

Each Country's Market Will Vary Due to Factors Such as Economic Expansion and Regulatory Changes, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the market for spinal implants and bone graft substitutes (BGS) in Australia, South Korea, China and India will more than double through 2022 to a value of nearly $7 billion. The markets in each country vary significantly, with the less developed Indian and...


Latest Australia Reference Libraries

Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog, Litoria fallax
2014-05-26 10:53:47

The Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog (Litoria fallax) is a small and very common tree frog located on the eastern coast of Australia, from around Cairns, Queensland, to around Ulladulla, New South Wales. Individuals of this species are often found somewhere else, having been accidentally relocated by transported fruit boxes. Confirmed sightings of breeding pairs have confirmed their survival in Victoria’s cooler climate. This is a small species; the females can reach a maximum size of 25 to 30...

Numbat, Myrmecobius fasciatus
2014-05-24 17:24:24

The numbat (Myrmecobius fasciatus), also known as the marsupial anteater, banded anteater, or the walpurti, is a marsupial that can be found in Western Australia. This species once held a large range but it is now fragmented and limited to only a few small spots in Australia. It once resided in many habitats, but now it can only be found in eucalypt forests. Europeans first discovered this species in 1831, when Robert Dale led an expedition through the Avon Valley. George Robert Waterhouse...

Eastern Quoll, Dasyurus viverrinus
2014-05-19 12:50:49

The eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus), or the eastern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range once included mainland Australia, but it is still common on Tasmania. This species is one of six living quoll species and was named for its ferret-like appearance. George Shaw, who classified it with possums in the Didelphis genus, first discovered it in 1800. Male eastern quolls reach an average body length of 23.6 inches and weight of 2.8 pounds. This...

Northern Quoll, Dasyurus hallucatus
2014-05-19 11:54:09

The northern quoll (Dasyurus hallucatus), known by many other names including the satanellus and the northern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range extends from southeast Queensland to the Pilbara region in Western Australia. It prefers to reside in open rocky ranges and eucalypt forest. The northern quoll is the smallest of all Australian quoll species, with females reaching an average body length between 9.8 and 12.2 inches with a weight of up to...

Monterey Pine, Pinus radiata
2014-04-27 08:44:45

Monterey Pine (Pinus radiata) is native to the Central coast of California and Mexico primarily the Guadalupe and Cedros Islands. The Monterey pine is planted extensively in Australia, New Zealand, Spain, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Kenya, and South Africa. The Monterey pine is closely related to the Bishop and Knobcone pine. The Monterey pine is a short to medium tree growing from 49-98 feet tall with some growing to 200 feet tall in perfect growing conditions. The crown is rounded with...

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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.