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Quiet Year Expected For Amazon Forest Fires In 2014

Quiet Year Expected For Amazon Forest Fires In 2014

Kathryn Hansen, NASA's Earth Science News Team Researchers at NASA and the University of California, Irvine, using a variety of satellite data, expect Amazon forests this year to see a below-average wildfire season. The fire season in this...

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2014-07-25 08:25:18

Newly launched matchmaking program to provide better access to partnerships AMSTERDAM, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading events organizer UBM Live announces that CPhI South America [http://www.cphi.com/south-america/home ] is returning for the seventh year to Sao Paulo, Brazil from 5th to 7th August 2014. The event will co-locate with Food Ingredients South America (FiSA), creating South America's most comprehensive meeting point for the pharmaceutical industry....

2014-07-23 16:26:42

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Partial Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2243634/Partial-Seizure-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlPartial Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Partial Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Partial Seizure clinical trial scenario. This report provides...

2014-07-23 16:26:32

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Intracerebral Hemorrhage Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2243630/Intracerebral-Hemorrhage-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlIntracerebral Hemorrhage Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Intracerebral Hemorrhage Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Intracerebral Hemorrhage...

2014-07-23 12:32:42

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2243627/Generalized-Tonic-Clonic-Seizure-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlGeneralized Tonic-Clonic Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data...

2014-07-23 12:32:31

LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Generalized Seizures Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2243626/Generalized-Seizures-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H2-2014.htmlGeneralized Seizures Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Generalized Seizures Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Generalized Seizures clinical trial...

2014-07-23 12:24:07

NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on Asia Pacific [http://www.researchmoz.us/asia-pacific-oil-and-gas-industry-research-report-q3-2014-asia-pacific-continues-to-hold-the-key-to-global-energy-market-growth-report.html ] , Middle East [http://www.researchmoz.us/middle-east-oil-and-gas-industry-research-report-q3-2014-shifting-trends-towards-consumption-of-light-and-high-quality-fuels-report.html ] , Europe...

2014-07-21 12:27:02

LIMA, Peru, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grana y Montero S.A.A. ("Grana y Montero" or "the Company") (NYSE: GRAM) (BVL: GRAMONC1), the engineering and construction Peruvian company listed in the New York Stock Exchange, announced it will host its Second Quarter 2014 earnings conference call on July 25, 2014 @ 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time / 12:00 p.m. Lima Time. To participate, please dial: 1-800-311-9401 (U.S. participants) 1-334-323-7224 (International Participants) Conference ID:...

2014-07-15 16:27:20

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Type 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2160179/Type-2-Diabetes-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H1-2014.htmlType 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Type 2 Diabetes Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Type 2 Diabetes clinical trial scenario. This report...

2014-07-15 12:29:33

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2160177/Autism-Global-Clinical-Trials-Review-H1-2014.htmlAutism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Autism Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" provides data on the Autism clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to...

2014-07-14 23:00:56

In-demand research report “Oil Country Tubular Goods Market by Grade (API, Premium), by Product (Seamless, ERW), & by Geography (North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, and Middle East) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the worldwide OCTG market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 7% through 2019. London, UK (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Oil country...


Latest South America Reference Libraries

Grey Slender Opossum, Marmosops incanus
2013-05-02 10:34:31

The grey slender opossum (Marmosops incanus) can be found in South America, in a small range that includes only Brazil. Its preferred habitat includes both primary and secondary forests, humid lowland coastal areas at elevations between 2,624 and 4,265 feet. This species can only breed once per year, and displays an odd method of breeding. During this period, males will breed just before they die in a method known as semelparous breeding. It is thought that the grey slender opossum occurs in...

North America
2013-02-18 15:40:12

North America is a continent completely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost completely within the Western Hemisphere. It’s also considered a northern subcontinent of the Americas. It’s bordered to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the west and south by the Pacific Ocean, to the southeast by South America and the Caribbean Sea, and to the east by the Atlantic Ocean. This continent covers an area of approximately 9,540,000 sq miles, about 4.8 percent of the plants surface or about...

White-headed Capuchin, Cebus capucinus
2012-07-13 14:39:09

The white-headed Capuchin (Cebus capucinus) is a New World monkey that is native to Central America, as well as the far northwestern area of South America. It is also known as the white-faced capuchin and the white-throated capuchin. Its Central American range includes Honduras, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama. Reports have shown that it may occur in southern Belize and eastern Guatemala, but these reports have not been confirmed. Its South American range is limited to the northwestern area...

Dire Wolf, Canis dirus
2012-05-04 12:37:48

The dire wolf (Canis dirus) is an extinct wolf that was most common to North and South America. This carnivorous mammal lived for approximately 1.79 million years, existing throughout the Irvingtonian stage to the Rancholabrean stage of the Pleistocene era. It is related to the grey wolf, although it was larger and has no direct line to any living species. In 1854, the type specimen of the dire wolf was found in Evansville, Indiana. Joseph Granville Norwood acquired the specimen, a...

Desert Red Bat, Lasiurus blossevillii
2012-04-25 05:07:00

The desert red bat, or western red bat, is one of 318 species of vesper bats. These bats can be found in North America, Central America, and even down to the northern most parts of South America. Like birds, the desert red bat migrates to warmer, desert climates during winter and returns to cooler climates during warm seasons. Males and females of this species have different migrating habits, and this hinders mating because they are always in different areas at different times. They will mate...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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