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2012-01-28 15:50:00

When Chris Dahlander conceived his Snappy Salads restaurant theme, he not only wanted to create healthy meals using the best ingredients possible, he also wanted to imprint his ℠leave it better than you found it´ credo he learned as a young Eagle Scout. To achieve this, he designed his business to be as eco-friendly in its construction as in his meal planning.by including countertops manufactured by GLASS RECYCLED. Plano, Texas (PRWEB) January 28, 2012 When Chris Dahlander...

2012-01-13 08:00:00

The biological and geographical website EurekaMag.com publishes reviews of specific subjects of all areas of biological and geographical science. The latest insights cover Homo sapiens which are the only living species in the Homo genus, originated in Africa about 200,000 years ago and reaching full behavioral modernity around 50,000 years ago. The latest review is about the three main rock types Igneous Rocks, Metamorphic Rocks and Sedimentary Rocks. Mannheim, Germany (PRWEB) January 13,...

2011-12-16 18:00:00

When Chris Dahlander conceived his Snappy Salads restaurant theme, he not only wanted to create healthy meals using the best ingredients possible, he also wanted to imprint his â˜leave it better than you found itâ credo he learned as a young Eagle Scout. To achieve this, he designed his business to be as eco-friendly in its construction as in his meal planning. Plano, TX (PRWEB) December 16, 2011 When Chris Dahlander conceived his Snappy Salads...

2011-12-14 08:00:00

GLASS RECYCLED â“ the Texas-based firm that uses recycled glass products to create stunning materials for residential and commercial use â“ is getting a jump on the new year by kicking off a January White sale now â“ offering an IPad2© with each order placed by January 31. Plano, TX (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 GLASS RECYCLED â“ the Texas-based firm that uses recycled glass products to create stunning materials...

2011-12-06 08:00:00

GLASS RECYCLED announces the unveiling of their exclusive new online GlassStore â“ a state-of-the-art web-based portal that makes ordering the companyâs various eco-friendly products a breeze. Plano, TX (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 GLASS RECYCLED announces the unveiling of their exclusive new online GlassSTORE â“ a state-of-the-art web-based portal that makes ordering the companyâs various eco-friendly products a breeze. GLASS...

2011-11-17 00:35:00

My Home Granite released an important piece of news today: plastic and Formica countertops are a thing of the past; natural stone has become the standard in the residential and commercial countertop markets in the United States Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 My Home Granite has realized that what were traditional countertop materials up until about five years ago, have now become a thing of the past. Plastic, Formica, or other wood countertop surfaces are no longer in demand, not...

2011-11-12 02:45:00

Granite Kitchen Countertops VA just announced the giveaway of one hundred dollars for you and another one hundred dollars for your friend to celebrate the end of the year with savings and gifts Chantilly, Virginia (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Granite Kitchen Countertops VA released the special one hundred dollar coupon-fliers around the Washington DC metropolitan area. The offer explains the customer development team, is meant to reward clients on their purchase of granite or silestone...

2011-11-11 13:00:00

Global Remodeling Services Company Launches iGRANITE to Aid Franchisees and Turn Every Consumer into a Kitchen and Bath Designer Miramar, FL (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Granite Transformations, a remodeling services company with facilities and showrooms across the world, places its vast product collection and design expertise in the palms of remodeling aficionados everywhere with the launch of its first iPad application. This new iPad application, iGRANITE, is designed to help users visualize...


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2005-05-25 18:45:14

Rhyolite is an igneous, volcanic (extrusive) rock, of felsic composition, with aphanitic to porphyritic texture. Mineral assembly is usually quartz, alkali feldspar and plagioclase (in a ratio > 1:2). Biotite and pyroxene are common accessory minerals. Rhyolite can be considered as the extrusive equivalent to the plutonic granite rock. Due to their high content of silica, rhyolite form highly viscous lavas. They can also occur as breccias or in volcanic necks and dikes. Like obsidian,...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.