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2013-12-10 23:04:27

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Strategic Analysis of the North American and European Smart Windows Market. London (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Major Expectations-driven Potential Growth Strategic Analysis of the North America and European Smart Windows Market addresses the birth and growth of the four most popular smart windows technologies. These are thermochromics, electrochromics, liquid crystal, and suspended particle displays. In this research service, two...

2013-12-10 08:36:33

"I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." --Albert Einstein CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a global technology leader in imaging solutions for healthcare, life and materials science and consumer electronics products, is partnering with the Smithsonian, the world's largest museum and research complex, to create Q?rius (pronounced "Curious"), a new hub of scientific activity and education based at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural...

2013-12-10 08:28:05

Studio Open To The Public Daily to Watch Live Cold-Glass Sculpting VALENCIA, Calif., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Glass sculpture artist extraordinaire Jack Storms has achieved serious recognition in both the public arena and the demanding world of fine art, since he opened his own studio in 2004. Storms works in an incredibly rare medium. A true pioneer in the cold-glass world, Storms' award-winning work is sought by discriminating collectors around the world and has been commissioned for...

2013-12-09 23:04:26

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: In-depth Research on China LOW-E Glass Market, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 At present, the global major LOW-E glass manufacturers are Pilkington (U.K.), PPG (U.S.), Glaverbel (Belgium), and Saint–Gobain (France); the overseas market is basically controlled by above enterprises. In the developed countries, LOW-E glass have been popularized in large scale; the utilization rate in Germany reached 92%, and this...

2013-12-03 08:39:04

Co-Developed Product Offers Customers Lower Cost of Ownership through Ease of Installation, Increased Security and Higher Performance MILFORD, Conn., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Thinklogical LLC, a worldwide leading provider of high performance KVM signal extension and switching systems for video-rich big data computing environments, announced today that it has co-developed with Christie a highly secure and easy-to integrate-fiber optic extension solution for Christie® Entero(TM)...

2013-12-03 08:35:33

--Tiger Group's Dec. 17 auction appeals to solar, glass and general manufacturing companies CLINTON, Pa., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Group's Remarketing Services Division is liquidating the assets of a solar mirror manufacturing plant in the Pittsburgh area owned by the bankrupt Flabeg Solar U.S. Corp. Late-model solar glass bending and coating lines, handling and transfer systems, rolling stock, facility and office equipment are among the assets available for sale at the...

2013-12-02 23:27:41

There is no question that fiber optic cabling for telecommunications is going to be essential for commercial and business efficiency in the future. Chicago Network Cabling and Fiber Optic has been dedicated to installing flawless structured cabling infrastructure to businesses in Chicago and is now expanding its service area, expanding throughout Illinois, focusing on Aurora, Rockford, Joliet, Naperville, and Peoria. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 With the increased reliance...

2013-12-02 08:38:22

DUBLIN, December 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fplc29/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Electronic Glass Industry Report, 2012" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fplc29/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The electronic glass [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fplc29/global_and ] roughly...

2013-11-27 23:21:50

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global And China 3D Glass Industry 2013 Deep Research Report. London (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Description The report firstly introduced 3D Glass basic information included 3D Glass definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market analysis, Global and China domestic market analysis, Macroeconomic environment and economic situation analysis and influence, 3D Glass industry...

2013-11-27 16:21:35

DUBLIN, November 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2pfnb4/global_glass_tube) has announced the addition of the "Global Glass Tube Market to 2017 - Market Size, Growth, and Forecasts in Nearly 80 Countries" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2pfnb4/global_glass_tube ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Global Glass Tube...


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...

0_c9f119bd1739cac7e9201375dbb5f33d
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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