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Asteroid Smashup Observed By Spitzer Could Result In Planet

Asteroid Smashup Observed By Spitzer Could Result In Planet Formation

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An eruption of dust around a young solar-analog star discovered using the Spitzer Space Telescope could be the type of massive collision between asteroids that ultimately result in the...

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2014-08-28 16:20:48

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has spotted an eruption of dust around a young star, possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids. This type of collision can eventually lead to the formation of planets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Scientists had been regularly tracking the star, called NGC 2547-ID8, when it surged with a huge amount of fresh dust between August 2012 and January 2013. "We...

2014-08-19 08:36:54

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After two years in stealth mode, Seek Thermal today announced that it is readying a consumer device that will bring true thermal imaging to the consumer market. Seek Thermal was founded by a team of industry pioneers who have spent decades advancing the state of military and professional-grade thermal technology. The company's new consumer camera will be available this fall and will be the smallest, most powerful and least expensive...

2014-08-14 23:05:14

Drive-by Capability Delivers Massive Amounts of Data, Big Cost Savings Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 In yet another innovative application of LiDAR technology, Boston-based Essess (http://www.essess.com) has deployed Velodyne HDL-32 LiDAR sensors to help public utilities meet energy efficiency goals via advanced 3D thermal imaging. A hardware and software technology company, Essess provides drive-by thermal imaging capabilities that enable utility and government clients to...

2014-08-14 23:01:37

With the paper industry taking a hit in recent years due to foreign competition and a digital society, the long-established industry should embrace current technologies and techniques to stay relevant. HGH Infrared Systems' Kilnscan could help avoid delays in production and extend a kiln's lifetime. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 A study that came out recently found that the paper industry in the US is responsible for 20% of the world’s paper production, second only to...

2014-08-14 16:30:07

DUBLIN, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Thermal Imaging Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Global thermal imaging market was valued at USD 3,192.5 million in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.76% from 2013 to 2019. Thermal imaging devices find widespread applications in surveillance and security,...

2014-08-12 23:06:48

Buckeye Power Sales is excited to announce the introduction of thermal imaging cameras to its generator maintenance package. Colombus, OH (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Buckeye Power Sales is thrilled to announce the new addition of a thermal imaging service to its client offerings. If a generator system is having problems, diagnosing the cause can be a time-consuming and expensive endeavor. This new thermal imaging technology gives users the ability to view live heat emitting from equipment,...

Spitzer Space Telescope
2014-08-10 02:00:38

Whitney Clavin, Jet Propulsion Laboratory NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has received the 2014 AIAA Space Science Award for its ongoing infrared studies of the hidden cosmos. The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, or AIAA, a society for the field of aerospace engineering, established the award in 1961 for "individuals demonstrating leadership of innovative scientific investigation associated with space science missions." Michael Werner, the project scientist for Spitzer...

2014-08-05 12:36:15

DUBLIN, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Uncooled Infrared Imaging Technology & Market Trends Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 After its first significant downturn in 2012, the Uncooled Thermal Camera market continued to decline in 2013 (-5%), plumbed by the ever shrinking military market (-15% revenues in 2013) which is the historical and most profitable business for uncooled...

2014-08-05 12:33:31

DUBLIN, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Thermocouples and High End Optical Pyrometer Market by product Types, Applications and Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2010 - 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Thermocouples and High End Optical Pyrometer Market by product Types, Applications (Automotive, Petrochemical, Consumer Utility, Glass, and Aerospace & Defense) and Geography (North...

2014-08-03 23:01:07

Smart TV Gesture Recognition Market report analyzes the findings by considering the market dynamics that shape it up. Market estimations and forecasts have been done using market dynamics. (PRWEB) August 03, 2014 According to a new market research report "Gesture Recognition For Smart TV Market by Software (2D & 3D Image Sensor), Hardware (Image Sensor, IR Proximity Sensor, IR Temperature Sensor, Light Sensors, & Semiconductor ICS), And Geography (Americas, EMEA, & APAC)...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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