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2015-02-14 10:41:17

85 years ago, as if to prove that for scientists the world really is your Lab, one particular experiment saw science go weird. As part of this strange steampunk-type research, the captain of a British Airship, the R100, stuck a rubber-gloved hand holding a Vaseline-smeared Petri dish out of the airship’s window. This captain, Squadron Leader Ralph Sleigh Booth, was catching spores – Wheat Rust spores to be precise.

2014-12-30 23:00:48

New Airship Design Optimized to Address Global Market Demand for Multi-role Flexibility Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 Aeroscraft Corporation

2014-12-08 23:01:28

ABLS Patent Awarded by U.S.

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2014-11-27 03:00:43

Airships aren't just powered balloon-like vehicles that hover above sporting events. Researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, are floating the idea that airships have potential for important scientific and commercial uses.

2014-11-21 12:21:56

- World Famous Blimp and U.S. Marines Hold Fourth Annual Toys for Tots Event SUFFIELD, Ohio, Nov.

2014-11-21 12:21:49

- World Famous Blimp and U.S. Marines Hold Annual Toys for Tots Event CARSON, Calif., Nov.

2014-10-27 23:08:37

ECAO Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Outlining Economic and Transport Application Analysis for Large Capacity Cargo Airship’s European Operational Integration Berlin

2014-10-14 16:20:35

TCOM's 17M aerostat system, equipped with a Wescam MX10 sensor, will demonstrate the capabilities of Tactical Class aerostats in the maritime domain.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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