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2011-10-21 10:00:00

Introducing a new video from AltaRock Energy, narrator and Emmy-award nominated actor Ed Begley, Jr. explains the process and advantages of Enhanced Geothermal Systems. EGS is technology poised to create a new energy economy in the United States. The video can be viewed at http://www.AltaRockEnergy.com. La Pine, Oregon (PRWEB) October 21, 2011 âœWhat if we could create ideal geothermal conditions almost anywhere? Thatâs exactly what Enhanced Geothermal...

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2011-08-09 07:06:59

Traditional motion capture techniques use cameras to meticulously record the movements of actors inside studios, enabling those movements to be translated into digital models. But by turning the cameras around "” mounting almost two dozen, outward-facing cameras on the actors themselves "” scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh (DRP), and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) have shown that motion capture can occur almost anywhere "” in natural environments, over large areas...

2011-08-08 14:44:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Traditional motion capture techniques use cameras to meticulously record the movements of actors inside studios, enabling those movements to be translated into digital models. But by turning the cameras around -- mounting almost two dozen, outward-facing cameras on the actors themselves -- scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh (DRP), and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) have shown that motion capture can occur almost anywhere -- in natural...

2011-07-15 11:14:00

LAKE TAHOE, Nev., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship -- often referred to as the Super Bowl of celebrity events -- many players took the opportunity to show off their locker-room celebratory skills in the fourth annual "Korbel Celebrity Spray-Off," held July 14, with this year's winner Matt Ryan receiving $5,000 from the Korbel Toast Life Foundation for the charity of his choice. (Photo:...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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