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2014-12-26 12:21:36

NEW YORK, Dec. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Move over Europe.

2014-12-23 00:20:15

SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Dec.

2014-12-22 08:21:15

LONDON, Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- All-wheel drive systems were introduced in the automotive industry during 1980s in developed regions such as Europe and North America.

2014-12-22 04:20:06

DALLAS, December 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Automotive Brake System Market by Vehicle, Brake Type, EBS Market by Technology and Region - Global

2014-12-21 23:00:47

Demand for Big Data consulting and Lean Business Intelligence solutions prompts CBIG Consulting to open office in Auckland, New Zealand. Chicago, IL (PRWEB)

2014-12-20 23:00:27

Phytoextractum is celebrating its best year yet with a new holiday coupon code. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) December 20, 2014 Phytoextactum.com - an online

2014-12-14 12:20:04

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Automotive Engine Management System Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV, & HCV), Engine Type (Gasoline & Diesel), Components (ECU, Sensors- Pressure, Temperature,

2014-12-11 08:22:21

SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Dec.

2014-11-28 23:02:25

The report highlights potential growth opportunities in the coming years and covers a review of the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape,


Latest Oceania Reference Libraries

Kava, Piper methysticum
2014-02-15 08:17:42

Piper methysticum is a shrub species. The species is more commonly referred to as Kava or Kava-kava. Its Latin name actually means “pepper, intoxicating” The plant is cultivated and used for its sedative and anesthetic properties. P. methysticum is grown vastly in the Republic of Vanuatu, although for some time it was only grown in Hawaii, Fiji, the Federated States of Micronesia, Vanuatu and Tonga. It is fairly easy to cultivate; the plant needs partial shade, well-drained soil and...

Bunyip
2013-08-13 11:37:27

The Bunyip is from Aboriginal mythology. It is a large creature that lives in the swamps, creeks, riverbeds, and waterholes of South Eastern Australia. However, stories of the Bunyip have been told throughout Australia. Written accounts of the creature were made by European settlers in the mid-nineteenth century as they colonized across the country. Today’s translation of the word Bunyip in the Aborigine language means “devil” or evil spirit. The actual word Bunyip didn’t appear in...

Pacific Rim
2013-02-19 13:33:00

The Pacific Rim is a reference to places around the edge of Pacific Ocean. The term Pacific Basin includes the Pacific Rim and the islands within the Pacific Ocean. It roughly overlaps with the geologic Pacific Ring of Fire. These countries are generally considered to be a part of the Pacific Rim, since they lie along the Pacific Ocean: North/East Asia Russia, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand,...

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2009-07-01 13:43:29

Oceania is one of Earth's eight ecozones. It is the smallest ecosystem found on the planet. Oceania is unique as it is the only ecosystem that does not include any continental land mass. This bioregion includes the Pacific Ocean islands of Micronesia, Fijian Islands, and most of Polynesia (except for New Zealand). This is also the youngest ecozone. While the other ecozones include fragments of ancient continents and land masses, Oceania is composed of volcanic islands and coral atolls that...

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2009-04-07 18:18:26

The Blue Bonnet (Northiella haematogaster) is a species of bird native to Australia. It is the only member of the genus Northiella. Its habitat includes open woodland, scrub, river forest, spinifex (a type of Australian grass), and farmlands. It is found throughout the eastern half of Australia, and a smaller race is found in the western Australian Nullarbor (flat, almost treeless, arid or semi-arid country immediately north of the Great Australian Bight) region. This bird is about 10.6...

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