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2014-04-16 08:37:58

ROANOKE, Va., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCC) ("OCC(®)" or the "Company") today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend to OCC's

2014-04-14 23:04:16

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Fumed Silica Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Optical Polyester Film Industry” market

2014-04-14 14:18:13

Scientists at Yale University have devised a dramatically faster way of identifying and characterizing complex alloys known as bulk metallic glasses (BMGs), a versatile type of pliable glass that's stronger than steel.

2014-04-10 23:22:31

Guardian’s Custom Glass Solutions group has worked with Spartan Chassis, Inc. to develop an addressable display utilizing LEDs embedded in glass.

2014-04-08 23:25:58

Some of the companies discussed in this report include: 3M, Asahi Glass, BASF, Chromogenics, DuPont, Eastman Chemical/Solutia, GE, Gentex, Guardian Industries, Hitachi, NSG, Pleotint, PPG, Research

2014-04-03 08:23:42

SHANGHAI, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jiangsu Gongtang Chemical Equipments Co.,Ltd.

2014-04-01 23:33:14

Recently, LIGHTUP LED has finished two lighting projects.

2014-03-26 23:33:27

Pittsburgh Corning’s step-by-step guide to glass block shower installation leads homeowners from start to finish.

2014-03-26 23:30:49

As the commercial and industrial demands for technology upgrades and data/voice cabling increases New York Network Cabling and Fiber Optic expands its area of service to include NJ, CT, and PA


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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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.