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VANCOUVER, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Veris Gold Corp.
Anglo American, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and Glencore among the many industry leaders in attendance at annual event to discuss issues, challenges and solutions relating to optimizing MRO spares and
- Cheniere and Woodside sign SPA for LNG sales from Corpus Christi HOUSTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheniere Energy, Inc.
MELBOURNE, Australia, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) - Newcrest has reached a settlement with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) following the
THE HAGUE, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dutch Shell plc ("Shell") today announced the sale of a total of approximately 156.5 million shares in Woodside Petroleum Limited
SINGAPORE, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched the first month-ahead index for Australia's east coast Wallumbilla natural gas
Hart Energy's DUG Australia conference and exhibition is scheduled for 26-28 August 2014 at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, Queensland. Houston,
SYDNEY, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivid Sydney (23 May - 9 June) was officially opened tonight by the NSW Premier Mike Baird, as the Sails of iconic Sydney Opera House came alive
VANCOUVER, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ - NexGen Energy Ltd.
MELBOURNE, May 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) today announced the opening by the New South Wales Premier, of Cadia East Gold Mine, Australia's largest underground mine. A
Persoonia coriacea is a species of shrub plant. The species may also be referred to as the leathery-leaf persoonia. It is classified in the Lanceolata group, which is a group of 54 closely related species with similar flowers but very different foliage. Often, these species will interbreed with each other. In the case of P. coriacea, it hybridizes with P. helix. P. coriacea is a small shrub that grows up to 5 feet in height. It has hairy branches and leaves. These narrow greenish-grey...
Hakea macraeana is a shrub species endemic to eastern Australia. It is most commonly referred to as the Willow needlewood of Macrae's hakea. It is a member of the Proteaceae family. The species name is in reference to George Macrae, who assisted the original collector William Baeuerlen. H. macraeana is observed as a shrub or a small tree that grows in a wide array of different heights, anywhere from 4 to 35 feet tall. It possesses drooping branches and needle-like leaves. The pointy leaves...
Hakea gibbosa is a shrub species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Hairy hakea or the Rock hakea. The shrubs belong to the Proteaceae family. H. gibbosa grows naturally in southeastern Australia. H. gibbosa trees may grow anywhere from 3 to 9.8 feet tall. Its thin leaves come to a sharp point and are fuzzy, covered in a thin hair layer. The species forms flower clusters, known as inflorescences. These flowers appear cream or ivory colored and consist of 2-6 individual...
Grevillea alpina is an Australian shrub from the family Proteaceae. It is referred to by several common names: Mountain grevillea, Alpine grevillea, and Cat's claws. G. alpina is an interesting specimen visually. There is a large variation in the form, leaves and flowers of the plant. They usually measure between 1 and 6 feet in height. Its leaves can appear linear, oblong or elliptic. They are usually around .5 to 2 centimeters long and 1.5 to 4 millimeters wide. The upper and lower...
The Burrunan dolphin (Tursiops australis) is one of three recognized species of bottlenose dolphin. It can be found in two areas of Victoria, Australia. One population can be found in the Gippsland Lakes, where about 50 reside, and one in Port Phillip, where about 100 individuals reside. Haplotypes of the Burrunan dolphin have been discovered in an area extending from the Spencer Gulf waters west to St. Francis Island. Because of its low numbers, it is thought to deserve protection from the...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.