Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.
Discussions, descriptions or catalogs of public displays or items representative of a given subject.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
A family of wingless, blood-sucking insects of the suborder HETEROPTERA, including the bedbugs and related forms. Cimex (BEDBUGS), Heamatosiphon, and Oeciacus are medically important genera. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
A family of marsupials in the order Diprotodontia, native to Australia and possessing vestigial tails. There is a single living genus and species: Phascolarctos cinereus, the koala.
A written account of a person's life and the branch of literature concerned with the lives of people. (Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed)
The ceasing of existence of a species or taxonomic groups of organisms.
Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
A natural fuel formed by partial decomposition of vegetable matter under certain environmental conditions.
Family in the order COLUMBIFORMES, comprised of pigeons or doves. They are BIRDS with short legs, stout bodies, small heads, and slender bills. Some sources call the smaller species doves and the larger pigeons, but the names are interchangeable.
Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).
A tough, malleable, iron-based alloy containing up to, but no more than, two percent carbon and often other metals. It is used in medicine and dentistry in implants and instrumentation.
A state in southeastern Australia. Its capital is Sydney. It was discovered by Captain Cook in 1770 and first settled at Botany Bay by marines and convicts in 1788. It was named by Captain Cook who thought its coastline resembled that of South Wales. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p840 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p377)
Confidence in or reliance on a person or thing.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
Sets of beliefs on the nature of the universe or Man.
Platforms that provide the ability and tools to create and publish information accessed via the INTERNET. Generally these platforms have three characteristics with content user generated, high degree of interaction between creator and viewer, and easily integrated with other sites.
Recording of visual and sometimes sound signals on magnetic tape.
The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.