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MONTREAL, Oct. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Keynote speaker Ms.
PowerNow lets offices quote, buy and book installations of wireless charging in two clicks TORONTO, Oct.
In addition to rate hikes, millions will face blackouts and outages WASHINGTON, Oct.
The webinar will focus on how Proactive Network Maintenance tools can be used for finding elusive impairments in the cable plant before customer services are impacted. Alpharetta,
FPL, Babcock Ranch and Lee County Electric Cooperative reach an agreement enabling Babcock Ranch development to proceed JUNO BEACH, Fla., Oct.
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct.
According to new report from BCC Research, the global market for electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI) shielding products is expected to grow to $6.6 billion
CANTON, Mich., Oct.
Researchers report they have made the first experimental observation of piezoelectricity in an atomically thin material, molybdenum disulfide, resulting in a unique electric generator and mechanosensation devices that are optically transparent, extremely light, and very bendable and stretchable.
HOUSTON, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ScreeneX(R), OSG [http://www.osg.co.il ]'s innovative LCD screen integrated into the window system of vehicles or in other glass
A lightning rod is a metal conductor mounted on the top of a building and connected through a wire to the ground to protect the building from lightning. The rod should conduct the electricity from a lightning strike down through the wire instead of passing through the building. The rod is just a single component in the lightning protections system along with rooftop conductors and multiple conductive paths. Benjamin Franklin invented the lightning rod in 1749. The taller the building the...
Count Alessandro Antonio Anastasio Volta was born on February 18, 1745 in Como, Duchy of Milan. At age 39, Volta became a professor at the Royal School in Como in the physics department. A year later, in 1775, Volta invented a device called the electrophorus which generates static electric charges. He marketed his creation so well, that he is often given credit as its inventor. However, a similar machine was documented by Johan Carl Wilcke in 1762. He changed his focus to chemistry in...
The Electric eel, Electrophorus electricus, is a species of fish. It is capable of generating powerful electric shocks, which it uses for both hunting and self-defense. It is a top predator in its South American range. Despite its name it is not an eel at all but rather a knifefish. Taxonomy The species is so unusual that it has been reclassified several times. Originally it was given its own family Electrophoridae, and then placed to a genus of Gymnotidae alongside Gymnotus....
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