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2013-09-26 12:33:20

NASA has selected 10 university-led proposals for study of innovative, early stage space technologies that address high priority technical needs America's space program must master to enable future missions. The one-year grants from NASA's Space Technology Research Grants Program are worth about $250,000 each, with an additional year of research possible. Selected proposals address technology challenges that may improve astrophysics scientific instruments, oxygen recovery for space life...

2013-09-13 23:01:52

The manufacturer of cryogenic storage tanks and systems has promoted Luke Bradshaw to CryoScience Global Marketing & Sales Manager for the Americas. Theodore, AL (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Taylor-Wharton is pleased to promote Luke Bradshaw to CryoScience Global Marketing & Sales Manager for the Americas. Bradshaw will maintain his current role as CryoScience Sales Manager for the Americas and assume new responsibilities with the global marketing role. “As the CryoScience...

2013-09-09 23:23:33

EUCAS 2013 attendees can visit booth 7 to discuss Lake Shore's low-temperature sensors and instruments, as well as its probe stations and other materials characterization solutions. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Lake Shore Cryotronics will be attending EUCAS 2013, Sept. 15-19 in Genova, Italy, to discuss its variable temperature and magnetic field measurement solutions for scientists working in superconductivity and industrial research. In addition to a wide selection of...

2013-08-27 23:21:51

Taylor-Wharton Cryogenics LCC announced today its introduction of a new generation of MicroBulk storage tanks. Theodore, AL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Taylor-Wharton Cryogenics LCC announced today its introduction of a new generation of MicroBulk storage tanks. This new Taylor-Wharton family of MicroBulk cryogenic storage vessels uses the latest cold stretch manufacturing technology with improved updated features and capabilities addressing the efficient storage and dispensing needs of...

Backplane For The James Webb Space Telescope Arrived At Marshall
2013-08-24 05:52:03

NASA A major piece of the James Webb Space Telescope, the mirror's primary backplane support, arrived Aug. 22 at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., for testing in the X-ray and Cryogenic Test Facility. The backplane is the backbone of the telescope, supporting its 18 beryllium mirrors, instruments and other elements while the telescope is looking into deep space. The Webb Telescope is the world's next-generation space observatory and successor to the Hubble Space...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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