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Black Hole Blows Giant Plasma Bubble Like A Child Blowing Bubble Gum
2012-10-29 11:51:02

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The team at ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy, has been pointing their low Frequency Array (or LOFAR) telescope at the sky since 2010, using bands of low frequencies to observe the heavens. With LOFAR, ASTRON is able to look deep into the heavens for signals of galaxies and other far away objects that haven´t yet reached earth. Now, after using a new, international version of LOFAR, called (ILT), the...

2010-08-04 06:00:00

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoLearning, provider of the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) GeoMaestro(TM) Learning Management System (LMS) and comprehensive Managed Learning Services, presents a discussion with Dr. Matthew Casey, GeoLearning's manager of client learning services, as the most recent addition to the company's new podcast series. In the podcast "Your Successful Virtual Classroom: Best Practices for VILT," Casey discusses his recommendations for...

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2010-05-03 09:29:51

Complex-shaped components in aircraft engines can be produced quickly and at a reasonable price using selective laser melting. This has been demonstrated by researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT in the EU-sponsored FANTASIA project. The experts will present their latest findings at the International Laser Technology Congress AKL'10, May 5-7, 2010, in Aachen, Germany. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of the ILT. Aircraft engine components must perform under...

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2009-11-06 11:24:37

Jobs are in short supply, and yet some sectors have difficulty in finding suitable trainees for specialist tasks, such as polishing injection molds. The work is time-consuming and monotonous but requires highest levels of concentration, because any blemish in the mold can render it useless. A skilled worker may often need a whole week to polish a single metal mold. Up to now it has not been possible to use machines for this dreary work because they cannot get into the curved shapes....

2008-03-11 06:00:42

By Clark, Jennifer Abstract. This author discusses the relationship between the use of presentation software and the maintenance of student interest in university lectures. The evidence of surveyed university students suggests that PowerPoint, used as a presentation tool in university lectures, is pedagogically effective only while it provides variety and stimulates interest in the learning environment. That stimulation can be increased if Power Point is used to bridge the direct and...


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