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Stardust spacecraft
2014-08-15 06:44:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Seven rare and microscopic particles of space dust collected by instruments onboard NASA’s Stardust mission could be the first samples of contemporary interstellar dust ever obtained by scientists, an international team of researchers report in Friday’s edition of the journal Science. The samples, which were gathered by Stardust’s aerogel and aluminum foil dust collectors, likely originated from outside of our solar system....

New Study Suggests Saharan Dust Is Key To The Formation Of The Bahamas Islands
2014-07-29 03:25:35

University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science UM Rosenstiel scientists studied how fertilization of region could trigger carbonate formation A new study suggests that Saharan dust played a major role in the formation of the Bahamas islands. Researchers from the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science showed that iron-rich Saharan dust provides the nutrients necessary for specialized bacteria to produce the island chain's...

2014-07-28 23:06:36

Dust mite allergies tend to spike in July and August. While there are a number of measures allergy sufferers can take to limit their exposure to dust, it is often more advantageous to get treatment for dust allergies and AllergyEasy offers a "no-shots" treatment that's safer and more convenient than shots. Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 For those with dust allergies, home can be a miserable place. Dust mites—a prime cause of dust allergies—commonly settle in mattresses,...

2014-07-23 23:00:28

MarketReportschina.com adds “China Dust-collecting Equipment Market Report, 2014-2018” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 By 2013, there were about more than 500 enterprises engaging in the dust-collecting equipment in China, including about 320 related enterprises engaging in the manufacturing of bag-type dust collectors and remaining more than 200 enterprises mainly engaging in the manufacturing of electrostatic precipitators. At the end of 2013,...

2014-06-08 23:02:13

From Aprilaire, the leaders in indoor air comfort: Discover new ways to control the growth of dust mites and other airborne invaders –a constant battle for asthma and allergy sufferers. Fight back against dust mites with new air purification methods proven to help families who suffer. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 Dust mites don’t just look gross - they can actually make you and your family sick. There are many different types of airborne containments, along with dust...

2014-05-20 23:01:34

Aire Serv has identified the areas homeowners should focus on cleaning to keep dust and dander down during the summer. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 There are many common household areas that can affect indoor air quality. Aire Serv has identified the areas homeowners should focus on cleaning to keep dust and dander down during the summer. Carpets Carpets attract dust and dander. For people suffering from severe allergies, removing the carpet and using hardwood or laminate flooring...

2014-05-14 23:12:22

Reduce the itchy eyes and runny noses this spring by employing five simple tips on minimizing home allergens. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Spring is peak allergy season all around the United States. While many people are relishing in the warm weather, blossoming trees and chance to run around barefoot in the grass, allergy sufferers are holed up inside as though they're battling a storm. This storm is not the variety of rain or snow, it's all the allergens that are blowing...

2014-05-14 08:21:12

CLEVELAND, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZEI announced today the release of RailREADY(TM) a premium coal train dust control product line used primarily as a car topping to prevent material loss from rail cars or trucks while in transit. RailREADY(TM) cures quickly and is a cost effective method to control product loss and dust. It is also an environmentally safe product with a convenient application and cleanup. ZEI's RailREADY(TM) incorporates film-forming characteristics and...

2014-05-08 12:23:28

CLEVELAND, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZEI announced today the release of PileREADY(TM) a premium dust control product line specifically developed to eliminate airborne dust from storage piles of all kinds including coal, iron ore, sand, dirt, sawdust, and mulch. The product cures quickly thus making it very cost effective by improving operating efficiency and your bottom line. ZEI's PileREADY(TM) is UV-stable, provides aggregate retention and is an environmentally safe, low-cost...

2014-05-02 20:21:15

DUBLIN, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kd7vdq/global_and ) have announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Dust Collector Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kd7vdq/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Dust Collector Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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