Latest Gravity Stories

2014-04-15 12:34:33

New Beer Refractometer Measures with Unprecedented Precision CLEVELAND, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- An enduring tradition, man's relationship with beer dates back nearly 7,000 years. And while few human traditions can rival the ancient art of brewing, MISCO has taken a big step forward today in advancing brewing science with the first ever digital refractometer designed specifically for the brewing industry. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140414/73170) The...

2014-04-04 23:35:47

Local brewer uses water produced by a revolutionary treatment system and finds significant production advantages. Cambridge, Ontario (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Jeff Chcoski, owner/operator of Niagara Brew Club in St. Catharines, Ontario conducted a trial on three different beer varieties using water produced by the ESIL water treatment system. The ESIL system employs the ‘electrolysis of water’ theory developed by Michael Faraday, (laws of electrolysis). ESIL produces water that is free...

2014-02-28 12:27:14

Touchstorm's Video Index Analyzes Top 100 Videos Related to Oscar-Nominated Films and Reveals Most Popular Movies and Nominated Stars of 2013 NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YouTube is a great predictor of cultural trends and content popularity, but will consumer views of film trailers and related videos on YouTube align with the Academy Awards selections this weekend? New research from Touchstorm measures the top 100 Oscar-nominated film and performance videos on YouTube--including...

2014-02-27 23:01:47

Aire Serv has the five most comforting picks for the Academy Awards. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The 86th Annual Academy Awards are March 2. Many great films debuted in 2013 and Aire Serv has the five most comforting picks for the Academy Awards. Academy Award pick for Best Picture “Gravity” Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) and Lieutenant Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) attempt to return to earth after a mid-orbit collision with space debris. Aire Serv picked “Gravity”...

2014-02-07 12:23:08

Nominated for 10 Academy Awards®, Alfonso Cuaron's Acclaimed Drama Continues to Attract Moviegoers to the Format that Shines a Spotlight on the Masterpiece's Cinematic Beauty LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures, a division of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX), today announced that Gravity(TM) has passed the $100 million global box office benchmark in 639 IMAX(®) 3D theatres worldwide since its initial release...

AOL Buys Gravity Startup
2014-01-24 12:27:03

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online While the hit movie Gravity is a heavy favorite for an Oscar for best picture next month, a different kind of gravity was attracting news this week. On Thursday online portal AOL Inc. announced that it will acquire Gravity, a software startup that tracks users to show more relevant ads and other content. AOL will buy the personalization company for an estimated price of around $83 million. In a press release issued on Thursday, the...

2014-01-16 16:22:51

Nominated for 10 Academy Awards®, Including Best Picture, Acclaimed Visual Spectacle Returns to IMAX 3D Theatres Across North America LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures, a division of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX), today announced that Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity(TM), one of the most popular films ever offered in IMAX® 3D, will be returning to domestic IMAX theatres starting Jan. 31. (Logo:...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'