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2014-01-08 16:21:21

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4z3dq/energy_efficient) has announced the addition of the "Energy Efficient Lamps and Ballasts Market - Latin America (South America, Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, and Central America) Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k4z3dq/energy_efficient ] report to their offering....

2013-12-30 23:03:54

BigBright Malaysia, the sole distributor for Rishang LED lighting products in Malaysia, will be moving into a major expansion for 2014. BigBright is among the leading companies in Malaysia with a strong focus in LED lighting modules and components which are known to be very energy efficient and cost-effective. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 BigBright Malaysia is the sole and exclusive supplier of Rishang LED products from China. Rishang LED is one of the top LED...

2013-12-25 23:01:26

After 40 years in business, Gaslight Time in Brooklyn, N.Y. has closed its doors for good. The contents of the home, shop and personal collection of proprietor Randy Gottesfeld will be headlining the 300 lot auction at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery in Pittsfield Mass. on January 11, 2014. Pittsfield, MA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 After acquiring and restoring his historic Brooklyn brownstone in the 1970’s, Randy Gottesfeld interest turned to 19th century lighting and continued with clocks...

2013-12-20 23:21:11

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report"Worldwide Smart Coatings Markets: 2013-2020 " to its huge collection of research reports.Full Report With TOC at http://www.researchmoz.us/worldwide-smart-coatings-markets-2013-2020-report.html Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Smart coatings change in response to external stimuli and are finding a fast growing number of applications in several industries including construction, automotive, medical, consumer electronic...

2013-12-19 23:31:49

For government, medical, academic and other secure uses of DVI KVM, the new FXCORE-MX88 Fiber Optic Matrix from SmartAVI is the most safe, reliable and efficient USA-manufactured matrix on the market North Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 In mission-critical environments where fast and secure DVI KVM management over long distances is essential, the new FXCORE-MX88 Fiber Optic Matrix from SmartAVI is the ideal solution. By utilizing durable and protected fiber optic cables which are...

2013-12-18 23:27:56

Thinklogical Provides Fiber Optic Extension Solution for Christie Entero HB Video Wall Display Cubes for Ultimate Data Security Honolulu (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Christie has established a commanding presence in the development of next-generation control room solutions that delivers the ultimate in high performance wall displays, content management and data security. Among the latest solutions at AFCEA TechNet Asia-Pacific Conference and Expo in Honolulu, Hawaii, December 3 – 5,...

2013-12-12 23:26:22

NanoMarkets believes that the value of the coatings, glass and other materials used by the smart windows sector will grow to around $ 770 million by 2021. Glen Allen, VA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Glen Allen, Virginia: Revenues from smart windows in buildings and vehicles are growing and according to a new report from NanoMarkets, an industry analysis firm, the value of the coatings, glass and other materials used by the smart (i.e., self-tinting) windows sector will be almost $ 545...


Latest Glass Reference Libraries

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
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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