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Spectra QEST, a software development and services company for the construction materials testing and geotechnical industries, today announces that the Queensland Department of Transport and Main
Cubic Transportation Systems, a business of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), says its new NextBus real-time passenger information system has undergone a major expansion in the south east corner of
In what is being hailed as a breakthrough in Alzheimer’s research, a team of scientists at the University of Queensland's Queensland Brain Institute successfully restored memory function in mice using a non-invasive ultrasound technique.
Brisbane deal expands Cubic capabilities established in the region since 2008. San Diego, Calif.
QUEENSLAND, Australia, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novagen Ingenium Inc (OTCQB: NOVZ) today announced that its subsidiary, Renegade Engine Company Pty Ltd.
Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading integrator of information technology and payment systems and services for public transportation, has in a world first deployed groundbreaking new technology
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TURKU, Finland, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste's video surveillance solutions were selected to enforce the security operations related to G20 leaders summit in Queensland,
NASA's TRMM satellite saw some towering thunderstorms in Tropical Cyclone Gillian before it made landfall over the Western Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia.
There are two developing areas of tropical low pressure that lie east and west of Queensland, Australia. System 96P and System 98P, respectively.
Orites excelsus is a species of rainforest tree. The species may also be referred to as the Prickly ash, the Mountain silky oak or the White beefwood. This tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. O. excelsus can be found in New South Wales and southeast Queensland. Orites excelsus will typically grow to approximately 100 feet tall. Its trunk is thick with grey or brown bark. Mature leaves become simple and smooth measuring 1.6-7.4 inches and .6-1.8 inches wide. Young leaves are covered...
Alloxylon flammeum is a tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Queensland tree waratah or the Red silky oak. The medium-sized tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. A. flammeum may be found in northeastern Australia. Alloxylon flammeum can grow nearly 108 feet tall, although when cultivated it remains approximately 35 feet tall. The tree possesses a grey to brown bark and shiny, green leaves. The plant’s leaves typically measure 7.2 inches long. Between...
The northern quoll (Dasyurus hallucatus), known by many other names including the satanellus and the northern native cat, is a species of marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range extends from southeast Queensland to the Pilbara region in Western Australia. It prefers to reside in open rocky ranges and eucalypt forest. The northern quoll is the smallest of all Australian quoll species, with females reaching an average body length between 9.8 and 12.2 inches with a weight of up to...
The Dainty Green Tree Frog (Litoria gracilenta), known also as the Graceful Tree Frog, is a tree frog that is native to eastern Queensland, and north-eastern New South Wales, Australia. It ranges from northern Cape York in Queensland to Gosford in New South Wales, with a small and most likely introduced population in Hornsby Heights in Sydney. It is the faunal emblem of the City of Brisbane. It is a slender and medium sized frog, reaching a length of 1.8 inches. It features a rich green...
The yellow-bellied glider (Petaurus australis) is a species of gliding possum that can be found in eastern areas of Australia. Its range extends from Victoria to northern Queensland. It prefers a habitat within eucalypt forests, at elevations of up to 2,296 feet above sea level. This species holds two recognized subspecies, one of which is locally common and one that is rare to encounter. The yellow-bellied glider can reach an average body length of 11.8 inches, with an average tail length...
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