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2014-08-29 23:01:42

ReportsnReports.com adds “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Glass microfiber Industry, 2009-2019” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Glass microfiber Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Glass microfiber industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Glass microfiber including its classification, application and manufacturing technology. The report...

2014-08-25 16:26:27

LONDON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:China Endoscopic Reprocessors Market Outlook to 2020https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2280975/China-Endoscopic-Reprocessors-Market-Outlook-to-2020.htmlChina Endoscopic Reprocessors Market Outlook to 2020SummaryGlobalData's new report, "China Endoscopic Reprocessors Market Outlook to 2020", provides key market data on the China Endoscopic Reprocessors market. The report provides value, in...

2014-08-21 16:21:07

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stamford, Connecticut-based Olympus Partners has acquired Innovative XCessories & Services, LLC ("IXS"), a leading provider of upfit services and accessories to the automotive aftermarket and original equipment manufacturers. Its aftermarket division, operating under the brand Line-X, is the global leader in protective coatings for pick-up truck beds, with 465 franchise locations in the U.S. and Canada and licensees in over 50...

2014-08-20 23:06:22

Detailed segmentation by commercial architectural applications included in smart glass market report that covers educational buildings, corporate, hospitals & lab facilities and retail applications of this glass. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 According to a new market research report "Smart Glass market by technology (Electrochromics, SPD, Liquid Crystal, Microblinds, Thermographic and Photochromics), by application (Architectural, Transportation, Solar power generation, Electronics...

2014-08-11 08:35:09

Distributor and e-tailer of innovative optics now carries more than 60 high-quality product brands WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An online distributor, retailer and wholesaler of binoculars, scopes and night vision optics has announced the addition of a dozen brands to its line of products. TechEyes, LLC now carries more top names, expanding its offerings to about 60 brands. The new brands available online at techeyes.com are Swarovski, Leica, U.S. Optics,...

2014-08-04 23:05:54

Ideal for data centers, central offices and other high performance applications, MicroCore 3.0 provides greater fiber density in a compact and easy to manage 3.0 mm frame. Spartanburg, SC (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 AFL is launching its newest addition to the Premise MicroCore product line, Sub-unitized Premise MicroCore 3.0. Ideal for data centers, central offices and other high performance applications, MicroCore 3.0 provides greater fiber density in a compact and easy to manage 3.0 mm...

2014-08-04 23:05:04

Denver-based RavenBrick® and Manko Window Systems, Inc. have joined forces to expand coverage for RavenBrick’s Smart Window technology, RavenWindow. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 “The addition of Manko means we are one step closer to complete coverage for the US market,” said Alex Burney, CEO of RavenBrick, developer and manufacturer of RavenWindow, a thermochromic window filter with solar–reactive tint technology. The filter transitions from the clear state to the...

2014-08-01 23:00:27

Enjoy 15% Off All Kowa Scopes, Binoculars, and Eyepieces Torrance, CA (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 With the summer months quickly passing by, Kowa Optimed is excited to offer some last minute savings in their first ever Summer Optics Sale. Beginning August 1st through August 31, enjoy a 15% savings on all Kowa Sporting Optics products. Now is the time to buy the TSN-883 PROMINAR Pure Fluorite scope you have been eying with a nearly $400 savings, or our newest BD42-XD Series binoculars with...

2014-07-31 23:12:17

New cable allows for a broader combination of fiber counts and span lengths Spartanburg, SC (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 AFL is expanding its All-Dielectric Self-Supporting (ADSS) product line with the introduction of Flex-Span ADSS, an aerial fiber optic cable engineered for the most demanding environmental conditions. Flex-Span allows for a broader combination of fiber counts and span lengths, providing greater flexibility in product selection and design options. “As AFL expanded its ADSS...

2014-07-30 16:25:08

AGY to assume Owens Corning S-Glass business, will operate as exclusive licensee of Owens Corning S-Glass technology TOLEDO, Ohio, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems, announced today that it has signed an agreement with AGY, a leading global producer of glass fiber yarns and high-strength glass fiber reinforcements, to better serve and grow the composites market with S-Glass...


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Venus’ Flower Basket, Euplectella aspergillum
2014-01-05 00:00:00

Venus’ Flower Basket (Euplectella aspergillum) is a species of hexactinellid sponge found in the deep ocean. It is found with a male and female shrimp living inside it, which spend their lives living in just one sponge basket. Because of this, Asian cultures use the dead, dried sponge as a wedding present to signify the symbiotic relationship of the sponge and shrimp. The shrimp that make their home inside the basket reproduce and their offspring escape and find their own sponge to call...

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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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