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2013-11-25 23:20:07

Snowfall tests the skills of even the most careful drivers, but those persons from warm-weather locales who aren’t accustomed to winter conditions are particularly susceptible to a wreck. To help drivers who will be traveling long distances for the holidays navigate dangerous environments, the automobile accident attorneys of the Nagelberg Bernard Law Group have put together a series of important safety tips. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 In Southern California,...

2013-01-30 23:02:11

Tire Consultants Inc. a national accident investigation firm finds that black ice can form in many locations and under varying conditions. Drivers should be wary. (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 Winter Storm Luna pushes into the northeast bringing with it the possibility of black ice and hazardous driving conditions. A combination of snow, sleet, and rain, with subfreezing temperatures will make driving a major challenge for most commuters. Black ice is a thin layer of ice that forms on road...

2009-09-26 11:37:45

The rock group AC/DC says it has postponed six of the band's U.S. tour dates because of the health of front man Brian Johnson. The Back in Black rockers confirmed on the band's official Web site that AC/DC shows in Des Moines, Iowa, Kansas City, Mo., Las Vegas, Louisville, Milwaukee and Phoenix have all been postponed, Rolling Stone magazine reported online Friday. The band said Johnson, 61, was advised by doctors to rest as the singer recently underwent an unspecified medial procedure. AC/DC...

2009-02-13 15:18:21

The Australian rock band AC/DC has announced plans to take its Black Ice World Tour to Europe. Dates begin next Wednesday in Oslo and are to conclude in Glasgow June 30, Columbia Records said Thursday. The band kicked off its latest concert series in late October 2008, crisscrossing North America and picking up the Major Tour of the Year award at the 20th annual Pollstar Concert Industry Awards ceremony Jan. 30 at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Released globally Oct. 20, Black Ice -- the...

2009-02-12 10:24:00

THE BLACK ICE WORLD TOUR WINS POLLSTAR AWARD BLACK ICE CERTIFIED DOUBLE PLATINUM IN THE US NEW YORK, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- AC/DC take their hugely successful Black Ice World Tour to Europe. Dates begin on February 18 in Oslo and conclude in Glasgow on June 30 (see below for full itinerary). AC/DC kicked off their Black Ice World Tour in late October 2008, crisscrossing North America and garnering raves from critics along the way. The Dallas Morning News raved "This is real rock n...

2008-10-28 12:00:27

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Walmart is pleased to join Columbia Records today to announce a milestone record breaking event for AC/DC's Black Ice, reaching Number One this week in U.S. music sales. Selling more than 780,000 units in the U.S. since its release Oct. 20, Black Ice also represents the first Number One album for the band on the album charts in the U.S. Exclusively sold through Walmart and Sam's Club locations and online at walmart.com, samsclub.com and...

2008-10-20 06:00:15

By Edna Gundersen AC/DC's old-school philosophy doesn't stop with its bludgeoning, blues-based rock 'n' roll. Bucking trends since 1973, the Australian quintet remains a rare holdout in the digital marketplace by refusing to sell any of its music online. That includes Black Ice, out today. Wal-Mart and Sam's Club have exclusive retail rights to the CD, priced at $11.88. Ice also is available at the chain websites and at acdc.com. Guitarist Angus Young has always opposed selling...


Latest Black ice Reference Libraries

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2009-07-04 15:43:10

Clear Ice refers to a solid precipitation that forms when air temperature is between 32 degrees and 27 degrees Fahrenheit and there is a presence of super-cooled, large drops of water (from freezing fog). A rapid build up and slow dispersing of latent heat of fusion favors conditions for the formation of the transparent ice. A similar phenomenon occurs when freezing rain or drizzle hit's a surface and freezes causing what is known as glaze. When clear ice forms on the ground, it is...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.