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2014-03-24 23:28:30

Nationwide car wraps manufacturer JMR Graphics responds to an article discussing L&P’s out-of-home campaign that asks people to “hold onto summer” in New Zealand. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 JMR Graphics, a nationwide car wraps manufacturer, comments on an article published by PSFK that discusses L&P’s “hold onto summer” campaign in New Zealand that features billboards with detachable towels and flip flops for passers-by to grab off the ads. In an article...

2014-03-24 23:01:08

The Firm is representing hundreds of women in U.S. courts who have allegedly suffered serious vaginal mesh complications due to products marketed by American Medical Systems, Inc., Boston Scientific Corp., C.R. Bard, Inc., and Ethicon, Inc. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 As vaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/ ) continue to move forward in U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that alleged victims of transvaginal mesh complications in New...

2014-03-24 12:26:28

LONDON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:IT Market in New Zealand 2014-2018TechNavio's analysts forecast the IT market in New Zealand to grow at a CAGR of 4.75 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need to improve efficiency of business processes. The IT market in New Zeeland has also been witnessing the growing interest from angel and venture investors....

2014-03-19 16:23:55

BUFFALO, N.Y., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinex Pharmaceuticals announced today to having received regulatory and ethics approvals to initiate the first clinical study of an oral form of paclitaxel (Oraxol) in Dunedin Hospital in Otago, New Zealand. This is the first clinical study of Oraxol in New Zealand. Oraxol is also currently in clinical studies conducted in Korea and in the United States of America. Dr. Rudolf Kwan, Chief Medical Officer of Kinex stated "Kinex is...

2014-03-18 12:26:35

LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Telecommunication Electronics - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2011-2018 Global Market Watch:With a CAGR of 12.8%, global market value for Telecommunication Electronics Application sector is anticipated to be worth US$847.6 billion by 2018. On a global scale, Asia-Pacific accounts for more than 26.3% of the market share. While US accounts for the largest share of the global...

2014-03-18 08:26:05

LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Analysis and Forecast Report on Pasteurised Milk Market in China Research Background and Research Ideas Currently, more than 90% of the countries in the world mainly consume pasteurized milk in liquid milk consumption. Pasteurized milk covers 70% of global liquid milk market share, and the proportion is 95% in Europe, 90% in US and over 95% in Australia and New Zealand. China is the...

2014-03-11 16:23:41

The latest China market research snapshot report from Data Driven Marketing Asia (DDMA) highlights the opportunity that foreign food companies have in the Chinese market. This complimentary report is now available from the DDMA market research website. SHANGHAI, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The confidence in Chinese food companies among the rapidly developing Chinese middle class has been steadily eroded by persistent food scandals. As a result, Chinese consumers of today show a...

2014-03-10 23:00:05

Following its successful uptake in the US, EDT today announced its no-cost migration service is available for clients in New Zealand. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 With every new license, EDT offers complimentary migration and analysis services to facilitate the transition from legacy litigation support products such as Summation or Concordance. Phillips Lytle LLP is one of the US firms that has taken up the EDT offer. “Our Summation installation had run its course and we needed...

NASA Eyes Troublesome Tropical Cyclone Lusi
2014-03-10 13:24:01

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical Cyclone Lusi has spawned warnings and watches in the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, and New Zealand as it moves through the South Pacific Ocean. NASA's Terra and Aqua satellites provided visible and infrared views of the storm that revealed it has become better organized. NASA's Terra satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Cyclone Lusi over Vanuatu on March 9 at 23:30 UTC. The image showed towering thunderstorms surrounded the center and...

Euryapteryx
2014-03-05 04:24:55

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A report published in the journal PLOS ONE from a pair of researchers at Griffith University in Australia has refined the species status for the New Zealand moa – a large, extinct flightless bird. "Despite more than 100 years of research being devoted to the issue, determining species status is challenging, especially where there is an absence of substantial morphological, physiological, and behavioral data," explained study author...


Latest New Zealand Reference Libraries

Archey’s Frog, Leiopelma archeyi
2014-08-27 09:54:56

Archey’s frog (Leiopelma archeyi) is one of three or four living species within the Leiopelma genus, which holds frogs that are native to New Zealand. This species can only be found along the Coromandel Peninsula and because it has not changed much throughout the past two hundred million years, it is considered to be a living fossil. Little is known about the habits of Archey’s frog, but it is known to be terrestrial, inhabiting damp areas at high elevations. It is thought that males...

Holarchaea novaeseelandiae
2014-04-07 13:00:17

Holarchaea novaeseelandiae is one of only two described species in the genus Holarchaea and is native to New Zealand. This spider is very small at less than 1.5 millimeters long. It is shiny black, brown, olive, or beige in color. The head region is clearly distinguished, features eight eyes, and a few setae. It occurs only in the forests of New Zealand. It lives in humid environments and has been found on moss, ferns, and plant litter. Image Caption: adult Holarchaea sp. from New...

Waitoreke
2014-02-05 16:37:44

The Waitoreke is a cryptid from New Zealand described as being otter-like. Its name derived from “Wai” is a Maori word for water. The rest of the word has different translations, but the common one is “toreke,” which means to disappear. Together the name could translate into “disappears into water” or another translation is a “disappearing water specter.” The usual description is a small otter-like creature about the size of a cat. It has brownish short fur and short...

Saker GT
2014-02-01 08:44:08

Saker Sports Cars is an automobile manufacturer based in New Zealand, founded in 1989. The company’s name comes from a bird of prey that is found in the Middle East and Central Asia. The first Saker, the SV1, was designed and built by Bruce Turnbull. Saker vehicles are built as touring race cars, but can be made legal for the road in the UK, Japan and New Zealand. The SV1 was built in a limited number. It had a steel space-frame chassis, a fiberglass body, used a variety of V-6 and...

Kina, Evechinus chloroticus
2013-11-15 10:54:52

Kina (Evechinus chloroticus) is a sea urchin that is native to New Zealand. This echinoderm belongs to the family Echinometridae and it has the potential to reach a maximum diameter of 16 to 17 centimeters. It is scattered throughout New Zealand and in some northern and southern offshore islands. It can be found in shallow waters around 12 to 14 meters deep, although there are also intertidal populations located in the north of both the North and South Islands. It shows a preference for...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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