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NASAs 3-D Study Of Comets Reveals Chemical Factory At Work

NASA's 3-D Study Of Comets Reveals Chemical Factory At Work

Elizabeth Zubritsky and Nancy Neal-Jones, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center A NASA-led team of scientists has created detailed 3-D maps of the atmospheres surrounding comets, identifying several gases and mapping their spread at the highest...

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2014-08-19 04:21:01

UTRECHT, The Netherlands, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Performance first half year confirms recovery Summary HY 2014[1] - Healthy order book at EUR1,280 million (HY 2013: EUR1,130 million). Major long term maintenance contracts and plant modification projects in the global Oil & Gas sector awarded. - Revenue increase of 2.2% to EUR685m (HY 2013: EUR670 million). Organic growth being 4%. - Strong...

2014-08-12 16:25:15

LONDON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Biorefinery Market 2014-2018.pdfhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2170338/Global-Biorefinery-Market-2014-2018pdf.htmlAbout BiorefineryA biorefinery is a facility that is used for converting biomass into fuels, power, heat and chemicals. Chemicals such as acetic acid, liquid fuel such as bioethanol and biodegradable plastics such as polyhydroxyalkanoates can be produced from...

2014-07-23 23:15:58

OMICS Group International invites researchers, industrialists, and students related to energy sector from across the countries of the world to attend its 2nd World Congress on Petrochemistry and Chemical Engineering during October 27-29, 2014 in Las Vegas, USA to promote and exchange ideas that could help in advancing the current knowledge on Energy. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 OMICS Group International invites researchers, industrialists, and students related to energy sector...

2014-07-22 08:24:11

Market participants must partner with LED manufacturers to capitalize on emergence of innovative fixtures, finds Frost & Sullivan MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light emitting diodes (LEDs) are rapidly taking the place of older, less durable and energy-efficient lighting technologies around the world. As chemicals and materials are needed at all stages of the LED fixture's manufacturing process, chemical companies will play a critical role in the future success of the...

2014-07-01 23:10:16

Dr. Bryan McIntosh, a nationally renowned cosmetic surgeon, serving the greater Seattle area, explains the seriousness of facial skin care prior to and during the sunny summer months. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 “While summer is full of fun and relaxation, it’s one of the worst times for your skin, and especially your face,” Dr. Bryan McIntosh explains in a recent blog article about summer skin care and chemical peel treatments. “The sunshine may feel warm and...

2014-07-01 23:08:11

A chemical used to make polymers for products ranging from plastic wrap to adhesives appears to increase the incidence of mesothelioma among exposed lab rats. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Researchers with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences say an industrial chemical called vinylidene chloride (VDC) may cause cellular damage that can lead to malignant mesothelioma. Click here to read details of new study, just posted on the Surviving Mesothelioma website....

2014-06-15 23:00:56

Global Biorefinery Market 2014-2018, new research report available at Sandlerresearch.org. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 15, 2014 A biorefinery is a facility that is used for converting biomass into fuels, power, heat and chemicals. Chemicals such as acetic acid, liquid fuel such as bioethanol and biodegradable plastics such as polyhydroxyalkanoates can be produced from biorefinery used woods and other biomass feedstocks. Analysts forecast the Global Biorefinery market will grow at a CAGR of...

2014-06-09 12:24:01

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Adhesives & Sealants Market By Chemical Type, By Technology, By Applications (Pressure Sensitive Adhesive, Packaging , Construction, Automotive, Woodwork, & Others) & By Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to...

2014-06-06 23:03:42

European Chemical Protective Clothing market report is segmented on the basis of ingredients, applications, geographies, and users. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-chemical-protective-clothing-3350494635.html (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Increasing concern expressed by companies, over the safety of workers, is driving the chemical protective clothing market. Companies are increasingly recognizing that the heavy fines for deviation of OHS laws and regulatory requirements that...

2014-06-04 23:04:54

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Hydrogen Peroxide markets. Global market for Hydrogen Peroxide is projected to reach 5.2 million metric tons by 2020, driven by growing commercial scale deployment of hydrogen peroxide to propylene oxide (HPPO) plants, against a backdrop of growing environmental concerns over conventional propylene oxide (PO) production. San Jose, California (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), a chemical...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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