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2013-06-09 23:00:07

New book takes in-depth look at Hebrew symbol CARBONDALE, Ill. (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 With her new book, “The Cube of Space Workbook” (published by Trafford Publishing), author Joy Nur enlightens readers to the Cube, a symbol that illuminates the esoteric meaning of the Hebrew alphabet and the major arcana of the Tarot. As Nur worked with this symbol, she found correspondences with directional attributions in a variety of traditions. This workbook is designed to deepen the...

2013-06-08 23:03:09

Cosplay site, “AMPLE!” has begun its international promotional campaign featuring 40 cosplayers around the world. What is its secret of attracting cosplayers from around the world? Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 AMPLE company (headquartered in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo; President: Akira Kano), which has been actively promoting the cosplay industry, will be launching image ads around the world, such as the United States, Romania, China, Taiwan, Indonesia and Russia to promote the...

Unique Method Developed To Create Uniform Nanoparticles
2013-05-06 12:40:35

University of Illinois University of Illinois researchers have developed a new way to produce highly uniform nanocrystals used for both fundamental and applied nanotechnology projects. “We have developed a unique approach for the synthesis of highly uniform icosahedral nanoparticles made of platinum (Pt),” explained Hong Yang, a professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering and a faculty affiliate at the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology at Illinois....

2013-04-09 23:01:25

The I.C.E. Cube is an emergency kit that provides power, water, convenience and safety for families after severe weather, storms and other disasters knock out power. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 09, 2013 Atlanta based startup bangbang innovations today announced the release of "The I.C.E. Cube" home emergency kit. The I.C.E. Cube is a premium quality home emergency kit that keeps families safe after a storm knocks out power. By providing a power source, water filtration, emergency food, and...

Liquid Crystal Research May Lead To Advancement Of Future Applications
2012-12-27 10:23:24

University of Massachusetts at Amherst Contributing geometric and topological analyses of micro-materials, University of Massachusetts Amherst mathematician Robert Kusner aided experimental physicists at the University of Colorado (UC) by successfully explaining the observed "beautiful and complex patterns revealed" in three-dimensional liquid crystal experiments. The work is expected to lead to creation of new materials that can be actively controlled. Kusner is a geometer, an expert...

2012-10-01 23:00:06

Double Helix Water, a unique new line of solutions that help people replenish and balance the body´s energy, will have its products featured on RevNutrition.com, a leading nutritional products website. DELRAY BEACH, FL (PRWEB) October 01, 2012 Double Helix Water works by providing the body with Stable Water Clusters, which research suggest can act as the body's fundamental building block. These Stable Water Clusters can serve as a foundation for self-healing and protection from toxins...


Latest Geometry Reference Libraries

Geometry
2014-01-02 10:21:51

Geometry is a branch of mathematics that is concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space. A mathematician who works in the geometry field is called a geometer. Geometry arose independently in numerous early cultures as a body of practical knowledge concerning areas, lengths, and volumes, with elements of a formal mathematical science emerging in the West as early as Thales. By the 3rd century BC, geometry was put into an axiomatic form by...

Trigonometry
2014-01-02 10:09:07

Trigonometry, from the Greek trigonon, meaning triangle, and metron, meaning measure, is a branch of mathematics that studies the relationships involving lengths and angles of triangles. The field came about during the 3rd century BC from applications of geometry to astronomical studies. The 3rd century astronomers first noted that the lengths of the sides of a right triangle and the angles between those sides have fixed relationships: that is, if at least the length of one of those sides...

Polygon
2013-12-16 10:39:46

In geometry, a polygon is traditionally a plane figure that is bounded by a finite chain of strait line segments closing in a loop to create a closed chain or circuit. These line segments are called edges or sides, and the points where two of these edges meet are the polygon’s vertices or corners. The inside of the polygon is occasionally called its body. An n-gon is a polygon with n sides. A polygon is a 2-dimensional instance of the more general polytope in any number of dimensions....

Rhombus
2013-12-16 09:52:18

In Euclidean geometry, a rhombus, plural rhombi or rhombuses, is a simple quadrilateral whose four sides all have equal length. Another name is equilateral quadrilateral, since equilateral means that all of its sides are the same in length. The rhombus is frequently called a diamond, after the diamonds suit in the playing cards, or a lozenge, though the former sometimes is in reference specifically to a rhombus with a 60 degree angle, and the latter occasionally is in reference specifically...

Geometric and Functional Analysis
2012-04-29 19:45:24

Geometric and Functional Analysis (GAFA) is a bimonthly published mathematical journal published by Birkhauser, an independent division of Springer-Verlag. GAFA was founded in 1991 by Mikhail Gromov and Vitali Milman. The idea for the journal was inspired by the long-running Israeli seminar series “Geometric Aspects of Functional Analysis (GAFA)” of which Milman was one of the main organizers. The journal retained the same acronym as the series to stress the connection between the two....

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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