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Earth's Flame encourages families to participate in the "Green Movement" by reducing fireplace emissions CORONA, Calif., Jan.
BCC Research's annual CONFERENCE ON RECENT ADVANCES IN FLAME RETARDANCY OF POLYMERIC MATERIALS is the premier event of its kind in the United States.
WELLESLEY, Massachusetts, December 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Event to be Held in Stamford, Connecticut, USA - May 18-20, 2015 Now in its 26th year, BCC Research's
Campaign Offers 5 Tips to Families on Protecting their Homes from Fire during the Holidays WASHINGTON, Dec.
NEW YORK, Sept.
Unlike flames on Earth, which have a tear-drop shape caused by buoyant air rising in a gravitational field, flames in space curl themselves into tiny balls. Untethered by gravity, they flit around as if they have minds of their own.
LINDALE, Texas, Aug.
A team of international researchers has discovered a new type of cool burning flames that could lead to cleaner, more efficient engines for cars.
The flame skimmer (Libellula saturate), also known as the firecracker skimmer, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in western areas of North America. It prefers to reside in warm areas near hot springs, ponds, and streams, but it can be seen backyards and public gardens. This species varies in size, but typically reaches a body length between two and three inches. Males are completely dark orange or red in color, the trait from which the species received its common name, while females...
A Bunsen burner produces a single open gas flame; it is commonly found in labs - used for heating, sterilization, and combustion. Robert Bunsen, in 1852, was hired at the University of Heidelberg and promised a new laboratory building. Heidelberg had just started installing coal-gas street lighting which provided light but not necessarily heat. Laboratory lamps, at the time, left much to be desired regarding economy and simplicity. The desire was to maximize the temperature and minimize...
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