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2013-09-19 23:19:18

McGeough Lamacchia Realty says the housing market will benefit from the Federal Reserve’s decision that it will not taper the bond buying program. Waltham,

2013-09-19 23:01:18

It's a slow month for the Aussie city housing market as RP Data and Rismark International reveal a half percent rise in dwelling values for August, but real estate experts welcome the result

2013-09-18 23:25:22

In 2009, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe introduced a new family of trillion Zim-dollar banknotes that went into circulation.

2013-09-18 23:20:35

LoanLove.com looks at the three biggest indicators used to make mortgage interest rate predictions. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 LoanLove.com

2013-09-17 23:00:32

Globalsurance has revealed the premium inflation rates for the top medical insurance providers in China as part of their second annual IPMI review. (PRWEB) September

2013-09-13 23:21:40

Globalsurance has revealed the medical insurance premium inflation rates for several top insurers in Dubai as part of their 2013 IPMI review. (PRWEB) September

2013-09-10 23:00:33

Globalsurance has revealed the insurance premium inflation rates for the top medical insurance providers in Singapore. (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Earlier

2013-09-08 23:03:48

LoanLove.com helps home loan borrowers understand how the recent jobs report will affect rates with a new article. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013

2013-09-05 23:00:10

Globalsurance has revealed the average premium inflation rates for several medical insurance providers in Hong Kong over the last five years. (PRWEB) September


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Quintessence (Dark Energy) -- Quintessence or dark energy is a hypothetical form of energy postulated to exist in order to explain observations of an accelerating universe. This energy would act like a vacuum pressure, pushing things apart. Other attempts to explain these recent observations involve a non-zero cosmological constant, which has the same effect. Indeed, sometimes quintessence is said to result in a non-zero cosmological constant, and conversely a non-zero cosmological...

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Cosmological Constant -- The cosmological constant (usually denoted by the Greek capital letter lambda: Λ) is a value occurring in Einstein's theory of general relativity. The units of Λ are 1/second2; its value is unknown but believed to be positive based on recent observations. The constant is proportional to the energy density of the vacuum ρ, where π is Pi, G is the gravitational constant and c is the speed of light in vacuum. The term can be postive, negative, or...

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Inflation -- Inflation is the idea - first proposed by Alan Guth (1981) - that the nascent universe passed through a phase of exponential expansion that was driven by a negative vacuum energy density (positive vacuum pressure). This expansion can be modelled by a non-zero cosmological constant. As a direct consequence of this expansion, all of the observable universe is posited to have originated in a small, initially causally-connected region. Quantum fluctuations in this microscopic...

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Accelerating universe -- In the late 1990s, observations of type I supernova produced the unexpected result that the expansion of the universe appears to be accelerating. These observations appear more firm as new data has appeared. This means that the speed with which a distant galaxy recedes from us increases over time. If this trend continues, eventually we won't be able to see any other galaxies any more. This new theory of the end of the Universe has been called the Big Rip....

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Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) -- The Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) was launched on June 30, 2001 at 3:46 p.m. EDT at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, USA. The goal of WMAP was to map out minute differences in the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) radiation which would help test theories of the nature of the universe. On February 11, 2003, the public relations group from NASA made a press release regarding the age and composition of the universe....

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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.