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2014-03-26 08:20:38

DALLAS, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Head-Up Display (HUD) Market by Components (Video Generator, Projector, Combiner & Others) by Applications (Military & Civil Aviation and Automotive) & by Geography (North America, Europe, APAC & ROW) - Forecast & Analysis to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, is expected to grow at a CAGR of 25.8% from 2013 to 2020, and reach $8.3 Billion in 2020. Browse 83...

2014-03-26 04:21:29

DUBLIN, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vkk43c/global_lcos) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the LCoS Projector Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vkk43c/global_lcos ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Embedded and pocket projectors are fast gaining popularity among the customers in the market due to their...

2014-03-24 23:26:08

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "BIPV Glass Markets-2014 & Beyond" to its huge collection of research reports. For the full report with TOC, visit: http://www.researchmoz.us/bipv-glass-markets-2014-and-beyond-report.html. Albany,New York (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "BIPV Glass Markets-2014 & Beyond". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics in order to characterize the growth...

2014-03-24 20:22:53

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/693csv/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Glass Fiber Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/693csv/global_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese Glass Fiber Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the...

2014-03-20 00:21:55

ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Maryland, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A fiber optic-ready mobile production van began crisscrossing the eastern United States on a 25-city tour this month, rolling from live production in Georgia and heading straight into the March 24 - 26 North Carolina Emergency Management Association conference. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140320/LA87117) The FiberPlex-equipped van will go from audiovisual lighting and staging or FOH use in Atlanta and...

2014-03-17 16:29:23

Vinyl and Metal Clad Vinyl Windows designated ENERGY STAR(®) Most Efficient EDMONTON, March 17, 2014 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row, All Weather Windows has received the ENERGY STAR Most Efficient designation on almost 400 window products. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient designation recognizes the most efficient products among those that qualify for ENERGY STAR in the current calendar year. These exceptional products represent the leading edge in energy-efficient models....

2014-03-14 08:29:56

ROANOKE, Va., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCC) ("OCC(®)" or the "Company") today announced financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended January 31, 2014. First Quarter 2014 Financial Results The Company achieved consolidated net sales of $16.5 million during the first quarter of fiscal year 2014, compared to net sales of $17.3 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2013. OCC's sales in its commercial markets increased during...

2014-03-13 23:22:36

The Kansas City Symphony and Engage Mobile Solutions worked together to provide an inside view of the world-class orchestra using four pairs of Google Glass. The result is a video showcasing first-person perspectives of a violin player, bass player, horn player and the conductor rehearsing Beethoven’s Fifth symphony. Kansas City, Mo. (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Engage Mobile Solutions, the award-winning mobile strategy, development and marketing firm, today released two unprecedented videos...

2014-03-12 20:25:20

ROANOKE, Va., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq GM: OCC) ("OCC(®)") today announced that it will release its first quarter of fiscal year 2014 results on Friday, March 14, 2014. The first quarter results are for the three-month period ended January 31, 2014. The Company will also host a conference call on Friday, March 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Individuals wishing to participate in the conference call should call (888) 868-9083 or (973)...

2014-03-12 12:32:23

PARIS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements and engineered materials for composite systems, today announced 9703 wet use chopped strands (WUCS) enabling improved line speed and tensile strength when manufacturing wet-process glass veils. The new WUCS 9703 improves wet web strength enabling Owens Corning customers to increase their manufacturing line speeds while at the same time reducing veil defects, such as...


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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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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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