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2014-03-27 23:31:05

Mighty Bright’s Brightest Book Light Packaged with Utilitarian Cradle Base Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Mighty Bright, designer and manufacturer of innovative personal LED lights, is pleased to introduce the HammerHead + Cradle Base, a combination package of the popular HammerHead LED Book Light and the magnetic Cradle Base. With six LEDs, the battery operated HammerHead is Mighty Bright’s brightest book light. The magnetic cradle base is compatible with many of Mighty...

Scientists Discover Carolina Hammerhead Shark Species By Accident
2013-11-08 07:48:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Among biologists, discovering a new species is akin to hitting a grand slam. Joe Quattro, a University of South Carolina ichthyologist, led a team that recently cleared the bases. Quattro's team describes a rare shark, the Carolina hammerhead, in a paper published in the journal Zootaxa. The shark has long eluded discovery because it is outwardly indistinguishable from the common scalloped hammerhead. In the face of relentless human...

2013-06-04 23:22:48

Classic styling and durability combine to provide an ideal Father´s Day gift. WAITSFIELD, VT (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 The electronic protection specialists at Hammerhead have added another great case to their growing line of innovative products, a new Folio case for iPad. Hammerhead´s Folio protects Apple´s full size iPad (generations 2, 3 & 4) from scratches, bumps and drops while also featuring intuitive technology that automatically wakes and sleeps the device when...

2013-05-06 23:17:56

Innovative, durable cases protect and enhance the latest Apple electronics. Waitsfield, VT (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Following the release of the iPad mini, the protection specialists at Hammerhead are pleased to announce the release of new cases for the device including a classically styled folio and a tough-as-nails Capo case for iPad mini. Hammerhead´s mini Folio case, offered in genuine leather and polyurethane, is a simple, elegant design providing reliable protection and a mature,...

2013-04-06 23:04:17

Project Aims to Raise $500,000 on Indiegogo to Develop Futuristic Prototype Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 06, 2013 The Hammerhead Project recently launched its campaign on the popular crowdfunding website Indiegogo. The project´s goal is to build the world´s first flying car that can be operated on a daily basis. Jeff Case, founder of The Hammerhead Project, was inspired to start a campaign after seeing the success of other campaigns. The project aims to raise $500,000 which will...

2013-01-06 05:03:22

Protection specialist shares tips to increase the life of new electronics. WAITSFIELD, VT (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 Electronic devices are the hottest holiday gift items every year, without fail. A combination of constant technological improvements and a disposable consumer culture are often to blame, but many sales during the holidays and throughout the year are the result of a need to replace damaged and broken electronics that simply didn´t last as long as they should have. The...

A Case Of Misidentification: Two Sharks Could Be Endangered
2012-03-28 06:59:51

Confusion of identity between two shark species may threaten the survival of both. A new and unnamed shark species originally discovered off the Eastern United States seaboard discovered by Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center (NSU-OC) has a cousin that shares a striking resemblance: The endangered scalloped hammerhead shark. In an article published in the April 2012 issue of the scientific journal Marine Biology, scientists have revealed the new look-alike species to be found...

2010-03-30 12:07:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- nPulse Technologies, LLC, a leading developer of 10Gbps network sensors for monitoring, forensics and security applications, demonstrated the latest version of its HammerHead Capture and Replay appliance at FOSE last week. The Model 420 can capture traffic, record it to disk and replay it at up to 20Gbps, allowing for full duplex recording of a fully-loaded 10Gbps link. Captured traffic is stored in standard PCAP file format for easy analysis...

2009-11-27 09:15:00

Hammerhead sharks are some of the Ocean's most distinctive residents. 'Everyone wants to understand why they have this strange head shape,' says Michelle McComb from Florida Atlantic University. One possible reason is the shark's vision. 'Perhaps their visual field has been enhanced by their weird head shape,' says McComb, giving the sharks excellent stereovision and depth perception. However, according to McComb, there were two schools of thought on this theory. In 1942, G. Walls speculated...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.