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2011-12-01 11:13:14

Earthquakes are some of the most daunting natural disasters that scientists try to analyze.

2011-10-23 07:00:00

Automated solution for high-speed top and bottom labeling, scanning, and verification PLYMOUTH, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 23, 2011 Superior Paper Handling

Image 1 - Earthquakes Generate Big Heat In Super-small Areas
2011-10-14 07:18:02

Most earthquakes that are seen, heard, and felt around the world are caused by fast slip on faults.

2011-09-15 16:30:00

A curable silicone coating promotes ease of cleaning and decreases tack Carpinteria, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 NuSil Technology LLC (http://www.nusil.com),

2011-06-07 09:45:00

ELGIN, Ill., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Simrit today announced that it will showcase its material and coating innovations that address abrasion and friction issues in critical aerospace applications during the 49th International Paris Air Show.

2011-04-25 11:54:00

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To better meet customer needs for more robust seals, Simrit has developed an advanced surface treatment process to improve seal function and service life.

2011-03-26 00:00:29

Internationally Recognized Certification Measures Consistency in Process, Procedure and Quality Performance in Manufacture of Friction Materials Akron, OH (PRWEB) March 25, 2011 GMP Friction Products, a world leader manufacturing powdered metal friction products for clutch plates and brake pads, recently received certification for ISO 9001:2008.

2011-03-02 13:06:50

Guojun Liu has discovered a way to use nanotechnology to reduce friction in automobile engines and machines.

2011-03-01 05:18:00

WALTON, Ky., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mach III Clutch, Inc. announces new spring engaged industrial friction clutches for torque transmission in the absence of air pressure or during power-off conditions.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.