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2013-06-29 23:17:41

The George W. Bush Presidential Library incorporates a Kingspan Solar hot water system, comprising 48 Heat Pipe evacuated tubes which will pre-heat water feeding into the gas boiler system, helping to provide around 75 per cent of the building’s hot water. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 The newly built, highly prestigious George W. Bush Presidential Center, set within the Southern Methodist University campus, Texas is designed to be both beautiful and low-maintenance.Built in brick...

Space Flight System Demonstrated By Los Alamos Researchers
2012-11-27 07:01:17

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A research team from the Los Alamos National Laboratory and NASA has demonstrated a new concept for a reliable nuclear reactor that could be used on space flights. The Demonstration Using Flattop Fissions (DUFF) experiment produced 24 watts of electricity, demonstrating the first use of a heat pipe to cool a small nuclear reactor and power a Stirling engine. A team of engineers from Los Alamos, the NASA Glenn Research Center and...

2012-07-28 23:02:05

Advanced Cooling Technologies, a pioneer in heat pipes and thermal management, continues innovations with cold plates. (PRWEB) July 28, 2012 The thermal experts at Advanced Cooling Technologies, Inc. (ACT) received excellent industrial response to its latest cold plate technology developments at the Navy Opportunity Forum held earlier this month in Washington, D.C. According to L-3 Power Paragon, a large defense contractor who independently evaluated the performance of ACT's cold plates,...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'