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2013-09-10 23:24:09

Dr. Larry Schlesinger, a board certified plastic surgeon with over 30 years of experience as a plastic surgeon in Hawaii, is pleased to announce the launch of his new Breast Implant Center of Hawaii website for current and prospective patients. Honolulu, Hawaii (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Dr. Larry Schlesinger, a board certified plastic surgeon with over 30 years of experience as a plastic surgeon in Hawaii, is pleased to announce the launch of his new website for current and prospective...

Tiger Shark Attacks In Hawaii More Prominent During Migration
2013-09-06 09:22:06

[ Watch the Video: Migrating Sharks May Be To Blame For Increased Attacks ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The recent rash of shark attacks in the Hawaiian Islands may be explained by the migratory patterns described in a report recently published by the journal Ecology. Based on a seven-year study of tiger shark movement, marine biologists from the University of Hawaii and University of Florida discovered that about 25 percent of the mature female tiger sharks...

2013-09-05 23:03:14

Maui'd Forever Hawaii Travel Packages Special offers Round Trip Air and Hyatt Accommodations Packages from $835 per person. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Maui’d Forever is one of Hawaii’s few full service, all-Hawaiian Islands wedding planner and coordinator. Founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Mark Steffan, the company operates on the Hawaiian Islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii. They are happy to announce a travel package special from Pleasant...

Rising Sea Waters Threaten Hawaiian Shorelines
2013-08-31 08:19:16

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In Hawaii, sea-level rise (SLR) has been isolated as a principal cause of coastal erosion. After examining other influences on shoreline change including waves, sediment supply and littoral processes, and anthropogenic changes, the best explanation for the difference in island-wide shoreline trends, such as beach erosion or accretion, is the differing rates of relative sea-level rise on the islands of Oahu and Maui. A new study,...

2013-08-27 23:32:28

Hawaii Advanced Imaging Institute (HAII) is an outpatient imaging center in Honolulu, HI. They have recently upgraded their exiting PowerServer PACS to PowerServer RIS/PACS/MU to harness the benefits of a paperless workflow and collect the data for meaningful use attestation. Toronto, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Hawaii Advanced Imaging Institute (HAII) in Honolulu, HI is an outpatient imaging center that offers 3T MRI, PET/CT, Diagnostic CT, X-ray, Mammogram and Dexa. As their...

2013-08-27 23:23:45

New Study Finds InBios' DENV Detect IgM ELISA Effective for Rapid Diagnosis of Acute Or Recent Dengue Virus Infection Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 A new study conducted by researchers at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, evaluated the InBios DENV Detect IgM Capture ELISA for qualitative detection of IgM antibodies to dengue virus recombinant antigens (1). Well characterized clinical serum samples collected from Hawaii, Vietnam, Niue, Singapore and...

2013-08-27 23:22:53

Hawaiian Jellys, the world’s only “Slip…aaahs” are the only flip flop sandals on the market with innovative technology for maximum comfort. KONA, Hawaii (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Hawaiian Jellys, a Kona, Hawaii-based Hawaiian island wear company started in 2011, has released the world’s first flip-flop sandal with state-of-the art technology. “Our ‘slip…aaahs’ are gaining popularity as the world’s most comfortable flip flop sandal,” said company spokesperson Bryan...

2013-08-27 23:22:13

Maui'd Forever Offers new Kauai Hawaii Wedding Minister that does Jewish Ceremonies. Rev. Dale Rosenfeld provides services for Interfaith and Same Sex couples as well. Kauai, Hawaii (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Maui’d Forever, a full-service wedding planner and coordinator, produces Destination Weddings on Oahu, Maui, Kauai and on the Big Island of Hawaii. With over 200 wedding service providers and vendors, Maui’d Forever offers custom designed teams that include the minister or...


Latest Hawaii Reference Libraries

Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Mauna Kea
2014-04-10 11:49:35

Mauna Kea is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 13,803 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island and is thought to be about one million years old. Mauna Kea, like all Hawaiian volcanoes, was created when the Pacific tectonic plate passed over a volcanic hotspot. The Hawaiian volcanoes, which extend over an area known as the Hawaiian Ridge – Emperor Seamount chain, have been well studied, but it is not known how the...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Kīlauea
2014-04-08 12:33:13

Kīlauea is an active shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is located within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This volcano, which reaches an elevation of 4,091 feet, is one of five volcanoes that form the island and it is the most active. It is thought to be between 300,000 and 600,000 years old and is the second youngest of all the Hawaii volcanoes. It was formed when the Pacific tectonic plate moved over the Hawaiian hotspot and like other Hawaiian volcanoes, it began...

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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.