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Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Canadian scientists have developed a new method of harvesting energy from chin and jaw movements using a strap made from smart materials. The captured energy can be turned into electricity...

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2014-09-17 16:20:38

DUBLIN, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Helmet Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Helmet Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global helmet. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The helmet market analysis is...

2014-09-05 23:00:42

ONE INDUSTRIES, TAG Metals and SixSixOne, known for revolutionary moto graphics and innovative gear, helmets, gloves, casual wear, accessories and protective gear in the motocross and mountain bike categories, use San Diego-based Hookit to develop athlete support programs. San Diego, California (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 ONE INDUSTRIES, TAG Metals and SixSixOne, known for revolutionary moto graphics and innovative gear, helmets, gloves, casual wear, accessories and protective gear in the...

2014-09-05 08:21:41

Innovative Helmets, Neck, Knee Braces on Display CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leatt Corporation (OTCQB: LEAT), a global developer, marketer and distributor of personal protective equipment for all forms of sports, including extreme motor sports, and whose products include the flagship Leatt-Brace®, announced today that it has launched its new 2015 line of protective gear, including new products designed specifically for bicycling, at the 2014 Eurobike Show...

2014-08-29 20:20:48

Kask America Super Plasma Special Event 2014 CONCORD, N.C., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Workers can be safer this labor day thanks to KASK America's safety helmet promotional event. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140829/141637 With the intention of encouraging all workers to increase their safety and well-being by always wearing a helmet, this Labor Day, KASK will hold a Safety helmet promotional event offering up to $50 off on their KASK Superplasma Orange and...

2014-08-14 23:03:06

Brain Sentry, from Bethesda, Maryland, USA, Created the Devices to be Used by India and Pakistan Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Elite Football League of India (EFLI) has mandated the use of Brain Sentry helmet-mounted impact sensors for its 2014 Unity Bowl, scheduled to pit players from India and Pakistan on Saturday, September 20, 2014 in Hyderabad, India. The Brain Sentry sensors alert when an athlete suffers an unusually rapid – and potentially dangerous – acceleration...

2014-08-06 23:02:48

Brain Sentry Impact Sensors Help Coaches Identify Players Who Lead with Their Helmet Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Brain Sentry Impact Counter Plus™, an innovative helmet-mounted device that alerts when an athlete suffers a rapid – and potentially dangerous – acceleration of the head, will be distributed by Bolt Athletics, a full service, one-stop shop, specializing in team uniforms and equipment. Located in the bustling I-95 corridor connecting Washington DC and Baltimore,...

2014-07-21 23:02:26

One of Nation’s Largest Youth Football Programs Steps Forward to Protect Its Players Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The North Georgia Youth Football Association (NGYFA) has endorsed the use of Brain Sentry helmet-mounted impact sensors that alert when an athlete suffers an unusually rapid – and potentially dangerous – acceleration of the head. The devices, which also help to monitor hits, have been recommended to parents and guardians of players in the NGYFA for use in the 2014...

2014-07-05 23:02:35

The Impact Diverting Helmet System Jenkintown, PA (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 American entrepreneur Calvin Millwood has developed an innovative helmet called The Preventer that could potentially save hundreds of lives and prevent life-threatening injuries. Described as a ‘helmet within a helmet’, The Preventer was created to protect professional athletes, sports enthusiasts and children from dangerous and sometimes fatal concussions. Millwood has created a prototype of the wonder device,...

2014-06-18 16:21:10

Leading Man Requested Next-gen Protective Technology After an NFL Team Owner Referral GLEN MILLS, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live. Die. Repeat. When actor Tom Cruise and the stunt team for Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' edge-of-summer actioner Edge of Tomorrow, were seeking added protection for challenging stunt work on set, they turned to leading supplemental protective gear manufacturer Unequal(® )Technologies. Unequal manufactures supplemental...

2014-06-16 16:23:10

Bike safety tips orthopaedic surgeons say you should always remember ROSEMONT, Ill., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 80 million Americans enjoy cycling because it is an environmentally efficient way to travel, a great form of exercise and a fun recreational activity for families to enjoy. According to 2013 statistics from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), more than 1.3 million people were treated in hospitals, emergency rooms and doctors' offices for...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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