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2013-10-29 23:26:19

Casey Stegall and Team Report Live From Smart Rifle Facility in Austin Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 On Wednesday October 16th, as the clocks ticked toward the potential debt crisis, a team of FOX News reporters was inside TrackingPoint's™ state of the art technical facility, seeing first hand how the smart rifles that have disrupted the entire firearms industry are made and tested. The team reported live that day, and the lead reporter discussed hitting shots at 1000 yards...

2013-10-09 23:24:09

Wind meter retailer, KestrelMeters.com, leading provider of Kestrel Applied Ballistics Shooting Meters, has recently started a video review competition for their new ballistics meters. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Wind meter retailer, KestrelMeters.com, leading provider of Kestrel Applied Ballistics Shooting Meters, has recently started a video review competition for their new ballistics meters. The contest gives Kestrel 4500NV Applied Ballistics Shooting Meter owners the...

2013-07-31 23:04:12

Kestrel Weather & Environmental Meters by NK releases highly anticipated ballistics weather meter in partnership with Applied Ballistics. Boothwyn, PA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Nielsen-Kellerman (NK), designer and manufacturer of Kestrel® Weather & Environmental Meters, has partnered with Applied Ballistics, Inc., experts on the science of accuracy and precision for long-range shooting, to launch an addition to Kestrel’s Ballistics Weather Meter line of products. The brand-new...

2013-07-29 23:18:45

Kestrelmeters.com, an official retailer for Kestrel Pocket Weather Meters, is now offering the revolutionary line of applied ballistics weather meters, named the Kestrel 4500NV, for long-range shooters. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Kestrelmeters.com, an official retailer for Kestrel Pocket Weather Meters, is now offering a new line of ballistics meters - the Kestrel 4500NV. Brian Litz from Applied Ballistics teamed up with NK, the manufacturer of Kestrel Weather Instruments, to...

2013-06-27 23:02:18

Neutral Posture develops an office chair with a detachable bullet resistant vest to protect employees and reduce fear in the work place. Bryan, TX (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Fresh off the assembly line, The Guardian Chair came back from the NeoCon office furniture expo in Chicago as the winner of the Best of NeoCon award. Neutral Posture, a Texas-based designer and maker of ergonomic chairs, manufactured the chair for the employee that doesn’t need to wear a ballistic vest all day, but wants...

Protecting Spacecraft From Space Junk
2013-06-27 16:16:45

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers developed a numerical algorithm that simulates the shock of orbital debris striking materials that make up a space vehicle's outer defense. Scientists commonly use supercomputers to investigate physical phenomenon that cannot be duplicated in a laboratory environment. By running simulations on these such computers, University of Texas researchers have assisted NASA in the development of ballistic limit curves that predict...

NASA Switches To A Greener Rocket Fuel
2013-05-07 16:32:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online NASA has announced that it will stop using the rocket fuel that has been an aeronautics mainstay since the 1940s and switch to a greener, environmentally-benign propellant. The space agency says that the first space flight powered with this new fuel will take place in 2015. Hydrazine was used to power the first rocket-powered fighter plane in World War II, the Viking Missions of the 1970s, and more recently the Curiosity mission...

2013-03-14 23:02:26

Nielson-Kellerman (NK) creator and manufacturer of Kestrel Weather & Environmental Meters has partnered with Applied Ballistics, Inc. to launch a new line of Kestrel Ballistics Weather Meter line of products. Troy, MI (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 Nielson-Kellerman (NK) creator and manufacturer of Kestrel Weather & Environmental Meters has partnered with Applied Ballistics, Inc. to launch a new line of Kestrel Ballistics Weather Meter line of products, KestrelMeters.com recently reported....


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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