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2014-01-01 23:02:16

The SB475ss analog extra-loud, vibrating alarm clock from Sonic Alert has a more traditional alarm clock style and offers numerous features to wake hard-of-hearing and hard-to-wake individuals. Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 The Sonic Alert SBA475ss sleek analog-style alarm clock is for those who prefer a bit more traditional clock and an easy-set dial. In addition to old school clock and wake up time, the SBA475ss also features a night-light that can illuminate your surroundings...

2014-01-01 23:01:57

MinuteHound's time clock software can be used in a number of industries. The new and updated software is highly efficient with veterinary clinics around the country. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 MinuteHound has created a software program taking the business world by storm, and it's ideal for the busiest veterinary clinics throughout the nation. Because of the low price of this biometric fingerprint based technology, all vet offices from small to large can justify the...

2013-12-31 23:03:12

AGI and Other Subject Matter Experts Contribute to American Astronautical Society’s “Requirements for UTC and Civil Timekeeping on Earth” Exton, PA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 The American Astronautical Society (AAS) recently published “Requirements for UTC and Civil Timekeeping on Earth,” a book detailing expert opinions about the present and future course of civil timekeeping. Based on the proceedings of an international colloquium held in spring 2013, the text expands on...

2013-12-24 23:01:47

The Sales, Marketing and Administration team are now co-located with the Warehouse and Quality organization in a larger facility to better serve our customers needs. Fremont, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 A-Crystal Electronic Technology USA Inc., a leader in the design and production of Frequency Control Products including Crystals, Real Time Clocks and Oscillators announced that it has a new address, 42982 Osgood Road, Fremont, CA 94582. The phone number is 510-668-1321. “The Sales,...

2013-12-20 23:23:22

The E. Howard No. 68 was the top lot in an auction that saw 370 rare and important clocks from several prominent collections come up for bid in a sale which grossed over 1 million dollars. The clock shattered the previous record of $230,000.00, also set by Fontaine’s, last November. Pittsfield, MA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 An E. Howard No. 68 floor standing astronomical regulator clock descending over the course of many decades from the original family sold for $277,300 at an antique...

2013-12-14 23:01:43

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is working to submit the Indoor Sundial to companies for their review and consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 Though there has always been a wide variety of clocks since their inception, particularly novel looks seem to be all the rage nowadays. This inspired an inventor to develop his idea for a clock with a different appearance. "After seeing a novelty clock that works in reverse, I had the idea for another...

2013-12-12 23:31:33

New time and attendance software assists with tracking employees and other personnel in various locations and departments. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 MinuteHound presents the next generation of time clock technology. Long gone are the days of punching a time clock. Electronic Time Clocks use access cards that are expensive to buy, and they need to be replaced often which costs companies even more money MinuteHound time clock software offers companies a revolutionary method of...

2013-12-11 23:29:19

Recently, PriceAngels.com, a famous china electronics wholesaler center that insists on offering all its products at discounted prices, has updated its website and unveiled its new watches for women. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Recently, PriceAngels.com, a famous china electronics wholesaler center that insists on offering all its products at discounted prices, has updated its website and unveiled its new watches for women. Furthermore, the company has announced all these watches are...

2013-12-10 23:33:07

Schools have both staff and student administrative tasks they must perform everyday. The latest release from MinuteHound assists with these duties. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Thanks to new biometric software by MinuteHound, school administrators can increase efficiency by reducing the amount of time business managers and administrative personnel must spend on time card processing. Featuring a biometric fingerprint scanner that can connect to any computer via USB and an...


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2010-09-16 15:30:25

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information. This information can include everything from the relative position of the sun and the moon to major planets to zodiacal constellations. The term Astronomical clock is loosely used to refer to any clock that shows astronomical information. The clock could include the location of the sun and the moon, age and phase of the moon as well as other astronomical data. However, it should not be...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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