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Built-in Biological Sunscreen Allows Mantis Shrimp To See The Reef In A Whole Different Light
2014-07-04 03:48:19

Cell Press In an unexpected discovery, researchers have found that the complex eyes of mantis shrimp are equipped with optics that generate ultraviolet (UV) color vision. Mantis shrimp's six UV photoreceptors pick up on different colors within the UV spectrum based on filters made from an ingredient other animals depend on as built-in biological sunscreen, according to research reported in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on July 3. "The mantis shrimp visual system contains six...

2014-07-02 23:12:08

In honor of Independence Day, Filtersfast.com will pick up the shipping fees for all website orders of $50.00 or more July 4 through July 7, 2014. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 In celebration of Independence Day Filtersfast.com, the leading online retailer of air and water filters, is offering customers another free shipping deal. This is to thank loyal customers by giving them one more reason to celebrate. All purchases on FiltersFast.com, of $50.00 or more, will be eligible to...

2014-06-30 12:35:53

Adds to Product Breadth in its Leading EMI Filter Business MANSFIELD, Mass., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Astrodyne Corporation, a global developer and manufacturer of specialized power solutions, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Filter Concepts, Inc. ("Filter Concepts"). Filter Concepts is a well-established provider of EMI Filter products for demanding applications. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140627/122682 Filter Concepts' headquarters...

2014-06-27 23:09:32

BASCOM, a PK-12 educational technology expert, releases Chromebook web filtering for its Anywhere Filter Cloud™ in direct response to the rapid rise of Chromebook™ notebooks in education. With zero-touch deployment, this Chromebook cloud filter supports safe and productive, anywhere learning with Google Apps for Education™ (GAfE) program using Chromebook notebooks. Hauppauge, NY (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 BASCOM Global Internet Services, Inc., a PK-12 educational expert, today announces...

2014-06-27 08:22:49

New features include information geared towards specific industry needs and online tools for filter system sizing customization NASHUA, N.H., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Critical Process Filtration, Inc., of Nashua, New Hampshire, today announces a significant expansion of their website to serve those manufacturing and servicing water treatment systems in the industrial, pharmaceutical, biotech, medical, food and beverage processing and semiconductor industries. People wanting...

2014-06-23 23:12:46

FiltersFast.com launches huge swimming pool and spa products super-site, AcePools.com. Find all of your pool necessities, from filtration products and chemicals to pool toys and lighting, and everything in between. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 FiltersFast.com is proud to launch a new member in their family of retail super-sites, AcePools.com. AcePools.com, where the pool people shop, brings you a full range of items to help maintain and enjoy your swimming pool and spa. Products...

2014-06-16 12:26:13

PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED TRACK "THE HAND THAT'S DEALT" OUT JULY 29TH! NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 'stache media -- Filter announces The Anti-Folk Revival in Drop-D Tour with support from Helmet and Local H. The tour kicks off on June 28th at the Tail Creek Mud and Music Festival with headliners Korn, Chevelle, and The Crystal Method. Filter will be joined by Helmet and Local H for the remaining part of the tour, which takes them through major markets such as San...

2014-06-04 12:20:58

KEARNEY, Neb., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Four Baldwin Filters employees were recently presented the CLARCOR Achievement Award for outstanding achievement. Rosario Castillo, Diane Karstens, Michael Von Seggern and Wendy Wilkins, were recognized for their efforts on several key projects at Baldwin Filters. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93890 The CLARCOR Achievement Award is given to select individuals employed by CLARCOR companies who have exhibited...

2014-05-29 16:29:06

Tunable Band Pass and Band Reject Filters Operating Between 100 MHz and 3 GHz New from Fairview Microwave ALLEN, Texas, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fairview Microwave, Inc. a preeminent supplier of on-demand microwave and RF products, announces their new lines of band pass and band reject tunable filters. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140529/92263 Fairview Microwave's tunable RF filters are commonly used in lab environments for testing many frequency bands...

New Face Recognition Technology Produces Better Selfies
2014-05-29 12:42:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Photo-stylizing applications like Instagram allow users to quickly generate filtered images that can then be uploaded to social media, but these filters don’t produce the best results when it comes to selfies as the human face is made up of a range of textures and surfaces. MIT researchers have unveiled a solution to this issue by leveraging off-the-shelf face-recognition technology. The new method is scheduled for presentation at...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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