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Understanding Undulatory Swimming Motions In Sandfish
2013-06-05 08:57:24

What do swimmers like trout, eels and sandfish lizards have in common? According to a new study, the similar timing patterns that these animals use to contract their muscles and produce undulatory swimming motions can be explained using a simple model.

New Type Of Paper Created That Repels Wide Variety Of Liquids
2013-05-29 10:37:21

researchers have created a new type of paper that repels a wide variety of liquids – including water and oil.

2013-05-28 23:22:26

With over 42% growth to over 12,200 attendees in 2013, MomoCon expands venue to include two downtown hotels, the Hilton Atlanta and Marriott Marquis, bringing anime and games to Memorial Day weekend

New Ways To Study How Ordered Materials Arrange Themselves
2013-05-21 14:04:23

A fried breakfast food popular in Spain provided the inspiration for the development of doughnut-shaped droplets that may provide scientists with a new approach for studying fundamental issues in physics, mathematics and materials.

2013-05-13 23:28:50

Author thanks God for success and spiritual fulfillment in ‘Old-School Football and Faith’ ATLANTA (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 In the new memoir “Old-School

2013-05-09 23:48:08

Georgia Tech-Savannah will host project management course that fosters efficient, strategic growth for businesses and organizations Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 08,

2013-05-09 23:32:04

Georgia Tech Professional Education has partnered with Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Georgia Tech’s applied research arm, to create a new certificate program that can help organizations


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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