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Early Humans May Have Preyed On Elephant Ancestor

Early Humans May Have Preyed On Elephant Ancestor Gomphothere

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Gomphotheres, genetic relatives of the elephant, were thought to have roamed North America and became extinct long before humans reached the continent. But, according to a new study,...

Latest North America Stories

2014-07-23 00:20:47

BASEL, Switzerland, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Sales $8.5 billion, up 1 percent: up 4 percent at constant exchange rates -- Late start to North American season reduced crop protection use -- Strong growth in all other regions -- price increases across the business -- EBITDA $2.1 billion, 3 percent lower owing to currency movements -- up 6 percent at constant exchange rates -- Earnings per share(1) $15.60, 2 percent lower...

2014-07-22 16:25:10

LONDON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Animal Feed Additives Market by Types (Antibiotics, Vitamins, Antioxidants, Amino Acids,Feed enzymes), Livestock (Swine, Poultry, Cattle, Aquaculture, Others) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts (2011 -...

2014-07-22 12:34:29

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NewMo (formerly NewMomentum) announced today that it has been selected by Ubisoft to provide brand protection services on online retail marketplaces for Ubisoft's consumer products activity in North America, for key Ubisoft trademarks including Assassin's Creed® and Watch Dogs(TM). NewMo is employing its world-class CyberAnalyst(TM) technology platform to monitor online marketplaces, retailers, and price comparison sites for sellers...

2014-07-22 12:32:09

ALBANY, New York, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Process Spectroscopy Market (Technology Types - Near infrared (NIR) spectroscopy, Raman spectroscopy and Fourier Transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the market was valued at USD 714.5 million in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% from 2013 to 2019....

2014-07-22 12:26:18

LONDON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Healthcare IT Integration Market by Products (Interface Engine, Medical Device Integration, Media Integration), Services (Implementation, Maintenance, Training), Applications (Hospitals, Radiology, Laboratory, Clinics, HIE) - Global Forecast to...

2014-07-22 08:38:09

New Leadership Team to Be in Effect after Transaction Close BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced its planned executive management team pending its announced acquisition of tw telecom. The new team will include executives from both Level 3 and tw telecom, establishing a strong foundation for the company moving forward - one that capitalizes on a solid customer orientation and focus on business growth. Following the close of...

2014-07-22 08:22:11

ATLANTA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. (the "Company" or "Jack Cooper"), the leading over-the-road finished vehicle logistics company in North America, specializing in light vehicle transportation and logistics services, today announced that it successfully completed its inaugural Jack Cooper Volunteer Day event. While community service and volunteering has long been a practice of Jack Cooper employees, July 21, 2014 marked the largest single-day volunteer...

2014-07-21 23:03:06

The North America Vitamins Market report explains and divides the vitamins market in North America with analysis and projection of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-vitamins-nutraceuticals-3919030976.html (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North America Vitamins Market report explains and divides the vitamins market in North America with analysis and projection of revenue. The vitamins market in North America is estimated to grow from around 765$ million in 2012 to...

2014-07-21 23:03:01

The North America Aviation crew management market report defines and segments the aviation crew management market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-crew-management-2058454272.html (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North America Aviation crew management market report defines and segments the aviation crew management market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. The aviation crew management market in...

2014-07-21 23:02:56

North America formed the largest segment of the gluten-free products market in 2013. It is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 10.6% over the projected period. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/gluten-free-products-market-738.html) (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The report, “Gluten-Free Products Market by Type (Bakery & Confectionery, Snacks, Breakfast Cereals, Baking Mixes & Flour, and Meat & Poultry Products), Sales Channel (Natural & Conventional) & Geography -...


Latest North America Reference Libraries

Parastylotermes
2014-04-25 09:31:15

Parastylotermes is a genus that holds five extinct species of termite that resided in Europe, India, and North America. The genus was first described by Thomas E. Snyder and Alfred E. Emerson in 1949. The first species to be described, P. robustus, was described by Baron Kurt von Rosen in 1913, but he was unsure about which genus to classify the species in. This species, which is known from three imagos and four separate wings, was placed into its current genus in 1949. The classification of...

Corbicula fluminea
2013-10-11 11:17:31

Corbicula fluminea is a species of freshwater clam, an aquatic bivalve mollusk belonging to the family Corbiculidae. This species is originally from Asian origin, therefore it is often referred to as the Asian Clam or Asiatic Clam. Within the aquarium and koi pond trade it is frequently called the Golden Clam or Golden Freshwater Clam. Within southeast Asia its known as the Prosperity Clam or the Good Luck Clam. It has been introduced into many parts of the world such as North America...

Nintendo Wii U
2013-08-10 09:31:20

The Wii U is a video game console released on November 18, 2012, in North America, November 30, 2012 in the PAL region, and December 8, 2012 in Japan. It is manufactured by Nintendo to compete against the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One. As of March 31, 2013, 3.45 million Wii Us have been sold worldwide. In the US 400,000 units were sold in the first week of release. Over 40,000 units were sold on the first weekend in the UK, and in the month of December, over 600,000 were sold in...

Game Boy Micro
2013-08-04 07:34:17

The Game Boy Micro is a handheld gaming console released by Nintendo on September 13, 2005 in Japan, September 19, 2005 in North America, October 1, 2005 in China as the iQue, November 3, 2005 in Australia, November 4, 2005 in Europe and November 9,2005 in South Korea. It was officially unveiled on May 17, 2005 at a Nintendo press conference. Its predecessor is the Game Boy Advance SP and its successor is the Nintendo DS. It was discontinued on January 31, 2008 and has sold over 2.42...

Brown Bear, Ursus arctos
2013-05-17 22:30:23

The brown bear (Ursus arctos) can be found in North America and northern areas of Eurasia. There are sixteen recognized subspecies of the brown bear. This is the most widely distributed species of bear in the world, although its range is shrinking. Its range includes the Alaska and a few other areas of the United States, areas of Russia, and Romania and other areas of the Carpathian region, as well as Canada, Sweden, Finland, and the Balkans. The brown bear derives its common name from the...

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