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2014-04-09 12:28:04

LONDON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Electrical Supply Industry World GuidebookToday, the electrical supply industry has four separate sectors: generation, transmission, distribution and supply. In many countries, competition has been introduced to generation and supply, while transmission and distribution are natural monopolies since electricity must be delivered via common lines. Prevalence of privatization must also be added....

2014-04-04 23:35:16

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Optical Microscope Market to 2018" to its huge collection of research reports.For Full Report With TOC Visit @ http://www.researchmoz.us/global-optical-microscope-market-to-2018-market-size-growth-and-forecasts-in-nearly-60-countries-report.html Albany,New York (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on"Global Optical Microscope Market to 2018 - Market Size, Growth, and Forecasts in...

regeneration of zebrafish fin
2014-03-30 06:37:34

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia The reason why some animals can regenerate tissues after severe organ loss or amputation while others, such as humans, cannot renew some structures has always intrigued scientists. In a study now published in PLOS ONE, a research group from Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC, Portugal) led by Joaquín Rodríguez León provided new clues to solve this central question by investigating regeneration in an adult vertebrate model: the zebrafish. It was known...

2014-03-24 08:23:52

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to view presentation NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EDP - Energias de Portugal, S.A., ( NYSE Euronext Lisbon: EDP), one of the largest utilities in Iberian Peninsula, today announced that their March 20th dbVIC Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference presentation is now available for on-demand viewing. LINK: www.adr.db.com/dbvic EDP's presentation will be available 24/7 for 90 days. Investors may...

New Species Of Torvosaurus Was Largest European Land Predator
2014-03-06 08:08:06

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fossils of Torvosaurus, a large Jurassic-era theropod predator, were first unearthed in North America in 1971, later being named Torvosaurus tanneri. Examples of this dinosaur had not existed elsewhere until 2000, when paleontologists discovered another Torvosaurus fossil in Europe. The discovery, which came from a site just north of Lisbon, Portugal, led scientists to initially assume the remains were that of T. tanneri. However,...

2014-03-03 04:22:26

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caixa- Banco de Investimento, S.A. (CaixaBI), the investment banking arm of Portugal's largest banking group CaixaGeral de Depósitos, S.A. (CGD Group), has won "The Best Investment Bank in Portugal" award for 2013 from the London-based International Finance Magazine. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/663464) After a rigorous evaluation of 500 nominations by an internal research team and an external...

2014-02-26 23:31:02

Visionary Films debuts "The Last Man On Earth," a romantic comedy, March 7, 2014 through Vimeo on Demand. Going against Hollywood tradition, it was made for nothing, and will be available to a global audience simultaneously. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 On March 7, 2014 “The Last Man On Earth,” starring Madisen Hill (Live Life and Win) and Trip Langley (Choose) premieres through Vimeo On Demand (vimeo.com/ondemand/thelastman). Their direct distribution model...

2014-02-25 04:23:26

READING, England, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated messaging platform offers richer communications and superior experience across SMS, MMS, OTT, RCS and WebRTC Services Acision, the global mobile services leader, today announced that ZON OPTIMUS, a carrier for mobile services in Portugal, has selected Acision Fusion as its convergent messaging platform. As a single, cost-effective platform for SMS, MMS, IP, OTT, RCS and WebRTC...

2014-02-22 23:00:09

Ticket Down announces that they have reduced all ticket prices for the friendly match between Portugal and Mexico at Gillette Stadium. This popular secondary ticket exchange is offering the exclusive customer appreciation promo code DISCOUNT for added savings. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 Ticket Down has reduced prices on Mexico vs. Portugal tickets at Gillette Stadium. Diehard soccer fans can add the special customer appreciation promo code DISCOUNT for added savings on Mexico...

2014-02-20 16:21:18

Trading Symbols: GTP - (TSX-V) P01 - (FRANKFURT) COLTF - (OTCQX) MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Colt Resources Inc. ("Colt" or the "Company") (TSXV: GTP) (FRA: P01) (OTCQX: COLTF) is pleased to announce the completion of the first phase of a drilling campaign initiated in November 2013, intended to support feasibility studies for its two core projects located in Portugal. Drilling has recommenced at the Boa Fé Gold project located in the south and the Tabuaço...


Latest Portugal Reference Libraries

Arouquesa Cattle
2014-07-04 10:20:33

The Arouquesa is a breed of cattle from Portugal and is in protected geographical status. Its range of habitat is restricted to the Northern Portuguese districts of Viseu, Aveiro, Porto and Braga. It is a small breed with the cow only reaching a height of about 48 inches and weighing between 790 and 950 pounds. The bull is slightly bigger at about 52 inches high and will weigh about the same as the cow. The color is a light brown, but the bull will be a little darker than the cow. There...

Black Scabbardfish, Aphanopus carbo
2013-02-02 08:04:02

Image Credit: R Mintern/Wikipedia The black scabbardfish is native to the North Atlantic Ocean in deep water ranging from the Southern United States to Northern Africa, and heavily populated around Greenland and Iceland. The depth range of the adult of this species is from 600 feet to a mile, and the juvenile depth range is from 300 - 3,000 feet. The body of the black scabbardfish is elongated, coppery black in color, with a large snout, and fang-like teeth inside the mouth. The dorsal...

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2012-06-14 12:09:00

Symbol: PRLU Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    I Synonyms:   PRLUM2 Prunus lusitanica L. f. myrtifolia (Mouill.) hort. ex Zabel Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:OR Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed...

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2010-09-29 15:30:41

Torvosaurus, meaning "savage lizard," is a genus of large theropod dinosaur from the late Kimmeridgian to early Tithonian stage of the Late Jurassic Period. Fossils of Torvosaurus have been found in North America and Portugal. It was first discovered by James Jensen and Kenneth Stadtman in the Morrison Formation at Dry Mesa Quarry, Colorado in 1972. The genus and type species, T. tanneri, were named and described by Jensen and Peter M. Galton in 1979. The type specimen was further...

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2010-02-02 15:13:18

Miragaia, named for the area in which it was found (Miragaia, Portugal), is a genus of stegosaurid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period (approximately 150 million years ago). A fairly complete half skeleton and partial skull were discovered. It was described by Octávio Mateus and his colleagues in 2009. The type species is M. longicollum. Fragments from a juvenile individual were also found in the same bone bed as the type specimen. Miragaia is notable for its long neck, which...

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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.