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2014-10-16 16:26:52

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Material Handling Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Conveying Equipment, Industrial Trucks and Lifts, Hoists, Cranes, & Monorails, and Automated Material Handling Equipment. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013...

2014-10-16 16:26:24

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Protein Ingredients in US$ Thousands by the following Product Categories/Segments: Animal Proteins (Fish, Meat, Milk, Egg, & Gelatin), and Plant Proteins (Soy, &Gluten). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020....

2014-10-16 16:23:45

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Manganese in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Alloys and Compounds: Alloys (Ferro Manganese (FeMn), Silico Manganese (SiMn), Refined Ferro Manganese (Ref FeMn), Manganese Metal (Mn Metal), and Other Alloys), and Compounds (Oxides, Sulphates, and Chlorides). This report is also analyzed by the following End-Use Segments: Steel, Batteries, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive...

2014-10-16 16:23:16

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plastics Processing Machinery in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Injection Molding Machines, Blow Molding Machines, Extrusion Molding Machines, Thermoforming Machines, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through...

2014-10-16 16:22:35

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fiber Optic Sensors in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Extrinsic Fiber Optic Sensors, and Intrinsic Fiber Optic Sensors. The market is also analyzed by the following End-Use Segments: Aerospace, Defense, & Security, Oil & Gas, Industrial, Smart Structures, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin...

2014-10-15 23:04:22

ReportsnReports.com adds “Carbon Fiber Market & Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) Market by Type, Fiber size, & Region; CFRP Market by (Type, Manufacturing processes/semi- finished product, Resin, Application and Region) - Global Forecast to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 The carbon fiber market size in terms of value is projected to grow at a CAGR of 11.9% between 2014 and 2019 to reach $3,602.35 million by 2019. Asia-Pacific held...

2014-10-14 23:13:08

transcosmos enhances multi-lingual website support and low-cost operations that maintain speed and quality for the global expansion of businesses Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) has opened off-shore service centers and has started providing services for website construction and development in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Jakarta, Indonesia. Until now,...

2014-10-14 23:06:43

Peyton Howell, President of Global Sourcing and Manufacturer Relations, to participate in mission to Japan and South Korea with Secretary Pritzker. Chesterbrook, PA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced that AmerisourceBergen – along with 19 other U.S. firms – has been selected for a Business Development Mission to Asia later this month focused on the healthcare and energy sectors. In an effort to promote U.S. exports to Japan and South Korea,...

2014-10-14 23:05:29

Pinterest and WhatsApp Messenger rate the most popular globally in the Apple App Store; Pinterest, Instagram, WhatsApp Messenger, and Badoo rate the best on Google Play; China, Japan and India have the most volatile markets for app store rankings; Hot new apps and contenders for top ranking in the iOS market include Repost for Instagram, Lovoo and Kik, which have already hit the top three in USA and European countries. SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 The best social networking...

2014-10-14 04:23:56

- Innovation Awards as Selected by U.S. Journalists - KYOTO, Japan, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ping-pong robot developed by OMRON Corporation received the Grand Prix in the Innovation Awards as Selected by U.S. Journalists at the Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies (CEATEC JAPAN 2014), the biggest exhibit of the latest lT and electronic technologies in all of Asia. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/201410144583) The Innovation Awards as Selected by U.S. Journalists...


Latest Japan Reference Libraries

Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Threadsail filefish, Stephanolepis cirrhifer
2014-06-13 09:04:41

The threadsail filefish (Stephanolepis cirrhifer) is a fish species found in the western Pacific from northern Japan to the East China Sea. Usually found near the seabed at depths of 33 feet. Juveniles generally shelter themselves within the safety of drifting seaweed to hide from predators. It is a migratory fish that can move over 62 miles between feeding and spawning grounds. The threadsail filefish was first observed off the coast of Japan in 1850 and named Monacanthus cirrhifer. In...

Nissan GT-R
2013-12-02 09:48:19

The Nissan GT-R was first released in Japan in 2007. It is a sports car manufactured by Nissan and features all-wheel-drive. There were two concept vehicles unveiled before the GT-R was produced. One in 2001 and a redesigned concept in 2005 called the GT-R Proto. The 2007 GT-R model was based 80-90 percent on the Proto concept vehicle. The first United States GT-R was delivered on July 7, 2008, in Canada also in July 2008, and in Europe in March 2009. The design of the GT-R had input from...

Japanese Amberjack, Seriola quinqueradiata
2013-10-09 11:40:25

The Japanese Amberjack (Seriola quinqueradiata), known also as the yellowtail, is a bony fish belonging to the family called Carangidae. It’s native to the northwest Pacific Ocean from Japan to Hawaii and Baja California. It is greatly appreciated within Japan, where it is called Hamachi or buri. They are eaten either raw or cooked, and are a seasonal favorite within the cooler months when the meat must have higher fat content. The amberjack is usually thought of as a winter delicacy of...

Sword-tail Newt, Cynops ensicuada
2013-10-07 13:56:26

The Sword-tail Newt (Cynops ensicauda) has recently been put on Japan’s Red List of Threatened Amphibians. This newt has a very small range and can only be found in some of the southernmost islands in Japan. Occasionally, Sword-tail Newts are referred to as Fire-bellied Newts, not to be confused with the common Chinese and Japanese species, because of their bright orange colored bellies, which serve as a warning to predators that they are poisonous. They can be distinguished from these two...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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