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2014-09-15 08:28:49

Most Advanced Mobile Maternal/Fetal Simulator for Health Care Education MIAMI, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaumard Scientific Company today announced completion of the first U.S. installations of its new Victoria birthing simulator. The installation sites are: -- Adena Health System, PACCAR Medical Education Center, Chillicothe, Ohio -- Carolinas HealthCare System, Carolinas Simulation Center, Charlotte, N.C. -- Billings Clinic, Simulation and Experiential Learning...

2014-09-08 16:25:23

VICTORIA, BC, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - T-Bird Pharma Inc. (TSXV:TPI) ("T-Bird" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing premium quality medical marijuana products, is pleased to announce that its shares will begin trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on September 9, 2014. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Thunderbird Biomedical Inc. ("Thunderbird"), is licensed under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (Canada) ("MMPR") overseen by Health Canada....

2014-07-25 08:28:18

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Registration is open for the 30th annual IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014), which will be held at the Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria, Canada, from 28 September to 3 October. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130273 The early-bird registration deadline is 18 August. To register, visit http://www.icsme2014.org/. Discounts are available for IEEE Computer Society members...

2014-07-08 23:09:22

iDUS Controls, an emerging leader in providing sensor networks and software for precision agriculture has received approval for its funding application under the Western Economic Diversification WINN program. Victoria, BC (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 iDUS is one of 27 Western Canadian companies who were announced on June 27, 2014 as accepted in the Federal Government’s Western Innovation Initiative (WINN), a vital component of their commitment to creating jobs, promoting economic growth, and...

2014-06-25 23:01:32

The Australian College of Fitness & Bodywork (ACFB) celebrate 25 years since their doors first opened in 1989 alongside being awarded a winner of the Victorian Small Training Provider of the Year 2013. ACFB is a registered training organisation in Mitcham, providing nationally-accredited courses in fitness and massage Australia wide. Mitcham, Victoria (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 It’s a double celebration for The Australian College of Fitness & Bodywork (ACFB) as they announce their 25...

2014-06-24 23:12:30

Anahata Software Company in Melbourne has launched its new line of tailor-made ICT solutions for the Web industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The Web industry is a complex form of business that is characterized by stiff competition. Consequently, it is essential to find the right balance in terms of marketing, coordination and communication. As such, it is necessary to employ cost effective and efficient ICT solutions to manage any Web business properly. Anahata...

2014-06-20 23:07:16

Anahata Software Company in Melbourne has just released its new and innovative range of customized ICT solutions for the Sign industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The Sign industry is a competitive sector that requires timely delivery of products to the market. This is because of the stiff competition from competing businesses. Conversely, there has been a lack of efficient and cost-effective solutions that has posed key challenges to investors in the industry....

2014-06-16 23:09:48

Anahata Software Company in Melbourne has just launched its ground-breaking range of tailor-made ICT solutions for the Horse Racing industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Anahata has pioneered the development of efficient and affordable ICT solutions through analysis, design and execution. The Horse Racing industry has benefited by the firm making a foray into the market to help businesses attain their objectives. Horse racing businesses are now able to compete at...

2014-06-15 23:01:17

Anahata, the Australian Software Company in Melbourne has launched its innovative ICT solution customized for the Health & Fitness industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 Anahata has made a long awaited entry into the Health & Fitness Industry in Melbourne. Several businesses have improved their operations using the turnkey solution. Efficiencies have been improved and losses stopped since the industry adopted the customized ICT solution. In an industry...

2014-06-13 23:05:46

Anahata Software Company in Melbourne has launched its new line of tailor-made ICT solutions for the Funeral industry. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 The funeral industry has suffered from a lack of state of the art and tailor-made ICT solutions. As a consequence, various businesses have underperformed in the industry. Facing the challenges of stiff competition and meeting targets have become a major challenge for business operations in the Funeral industry. Anahata...


Latest Victoria Reference Libraries

Spotted Stingaree, Urolophus gigas
2014-06-02 16:03:43

The spotted stingaree (Urolophus gigas) is a shallow water ray from the coast of southern Australia. It is a rare species inhabiting the rocky reefs, seagrass beds and has also been found in estuaries. The range of the spotted stingaree is from Albany, Western Australia, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Bass Strait and the northern Tasmanian coast. It is a bottom-dweller of the continental shelf and intertidal zones to depths of 160 feet. The disc of the spotted stingaree is oval and slightly...

Santa Cruz Water Lily, Victoria cruziana
2014-01-14 17:40:04

Victoria cruziana is a tropical water lily species. The species may also be referred to as the Santa Cruz water lily, the Water platter or the Yrupe. V. cruziana is a member of the Nymphaeaceae family. The plant is found in South America, specifically Argentina and Paraguay. The very first known V. cruziana species was discovered in Bolivia. Specimens were collected and sent to France where they were named. Victoria cruziana roots itself at the water garden’s bottom and grows upwards....

Victoria amazonica
2014-01-14 17:25:27

Victoria amazonica is large species of water lily plant. In fact, the species is the largest known plant in its family, the Nymphaeaceae family. V. amazonica is native to the Amazon River basin. The plant flourishes in shallow waters, specifically oxbow lakes and bayous. The very first publication of the plant’s classification was in 1837. John Lindley named the species from specimens brought to him from the British Guiana. Victoria amazonica grows up to 9.8 feet in diameter. Its flowers...

Littlejohn’s Tree Frog, Litoria littlejohni
2013-10-09 12:26:27

The Littlejohn’s Tree Frog (Litoria littlejohni), known also as the Heath Frog or the Orange-Bellied Tree Frog, is a species of tree frog that is native to eastern Australia from Wyong, New South Wales, to Buchan, Victoria. Measuring about 60 millimeters in length, this frog is of medium size. It is usually brown or grey-brown on the dorsal surface with many scattered darker colored flecks and spots. Often, a faint darker patch is featured on the back. A dark line extends from behind the...

Lesueur’s Frog, Litoria lesueuri
2013-10-09 11:21:45

Lesueur’s Frog (Litoria lesueuri) is a species of ground-dwelling tree frog that is native to south-eastern Australia, from Sydney, New South Wales, to eastern Victoria. This species is a moderately large frog; the females reach up to 2.8 inches, while the males reach up to 1.8 inches. It ranges from pale to dark brown above, but the males become bright yellow during the breeding season. Often, darker patches are featured on the back. A dark stripe extends from the snout down to the...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'