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2013-01-29 23:00:29

ETA International will host the 2013 Education Forum October 16-18, 2013 in Greencastle, Indiana. Mark it on your calendars today and plan to attend! Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 ETA´s annual Education Forum, a world-class technical education conference, is the ideal venue for both professional and curriculum development, regardless of skill level, focusing this year´s Education Forum on Industrial Electronics. Education Forum is the focal point for technical and...

2013-01-15 23:00:28

With technological advances in the fiber optics and smart home industries, ETA International recently released newly updated versions of the Fiber Optics Installer (FOI), Data Cabling Installer (DCI), and Electronic Security Networking Technician (ESNT) certifications. Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 Every time a call is made by phone, cable television watched, the Internet accessed, or security alarm system engaged, a connection to complex networks of physical lines and cables...

Astronomers Watch A Massive Star End Its Life
2013-01-11 06:04:52

April Flowers for redOrbit.com -- Your Universe Online Astronomers announced this week that a massive star they have been watching repeatedly mimic a supernova since 2009 has finally exploded for real. The team, led by the University of Arizona, presented their findings to the American Astronomical Society meeting and they will be published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. This new study provides critical information on the final death throes of massive stars in...

2012-12-07 05:01:54

With rapid technological breakthroughs and increasing demand for qualified technicians in the renewable energy industry, ETA International´s Electric Vehicle Technician (EVT) has been revised and updated. Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 ETA´s Electric Vehicle Technician (EVT) certification program has been refined by subject matter experts (SME´s) over the last two years. The competencies, hands-on skills tasks, knowledge examination and separate safety examination...

New Device Doubles Smartphone Battery Life
2012-11-03 07:34:30

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A Massachusetts-based company has reportedly developed a power amplifier that could double the battery life of smartphones, tablet computers, handheld gaming systems, and other popular consumer electronic devices. The company, a start-up by the name of Eta Devices, could provide a solution to "a power efficiency problem that is decades old," BGR's Zach Epstein said Thursday, citing MIT's Technology Review. The device aims to...

2012-10-05 23:02:20

Register today for ETA´s annual Education Forum, a world-class technical education conference, in Greencastle, Indiana this October 18-19. It is the ideal venue for both professional and curriculum development, regardless of skill level. Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 ETA´s Education Forum, hosted on the DePauw University campus for the last three years, is a technical engagement that brings together highly accredited technicians, educators, workforce development...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Auriga Constellation -- Auriga (the charioteer) is a northern constellation. It was one of the 48 constellations listed by Ptolemy, and counts is one of the 88 modern constellations. Its brightest star is Capella, which is associated with the mythological she-goat Amalthea. The three stars Epsilon, Zeta and Eta Aurigae are called the "Kids". ----- Abbreviation: Aur Genitive: Aurigae Meaning in English: the Charioteer Right ascension: 6 h Declination: 40 Visible: to...

2004-10-19 04:45:40

Eta Carinae -- Eta Carinae is a very large (100-150 times as much mass as the Sun) and bright (about 4 million times as bright) star, in the constellation Carina (right ascension 10 h 45.1 m, declination -5941m). The star is surrounded by a large, bright nebula, known as the Eta Carinae Nebula, the Keyhole Nebula, or NGC3372 One remarkable aspect of Eta Carinae is its changing brightness. When it was first catalogued in 1677 by Edmond Halley, it was of the 4th magnitude, but later it...

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