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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.
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A team of international researchers has discovered a new type of cool burning flames that could lead to cleaner, more efficient engines for cars.
Uniweld's MTF-5 Cap'n Hook® multi-flame tip helps the HVAC technician achieve 100% wraparound flame coverage for even heat distribution when brazing copper tubes. Fort
A new study authored and led by Rajan Chakrabarty from Nevada's Desert Research Institute has, for the first time, observed a previously unrecognized form of soot particle which the research team has identified as “superaggregates,” from wildfire emissions.
Berkeley Lab and University of Hawaii research outlines the story of soot, with implications for cleaner-burning fuels.
Since the launch of the ArTorch® website, interest in the multiuse mini-flame instrument that welds, brazes, & solders most metals has increased substantially, leading Uniweld to elaborate
NATE’s Flame Tools Safety Training (course#: 6111-0001) is now available through Uniweld Products, Inc., a NATE-approved continued education trainer. Fort
A new study has demonstrated how the combination of facial hair and home oxygen therapy can be just as harmful to your health as the cigarettes that got you there.
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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