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2013-08-29 23:32:03

Shimifrez Inc.(http://www.shimifrez.com) announced today that Concord Facility has successfully implemented their quality system and achieved certification to the AS9100 Revision C standard. The AS9100 standard supplements ISO 9001:2008 with requirements tailored to the aerospace industry. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Shimifrez Inc.(http://www.shimifrez.com) announced today that Concord Facility has successfully implemented their quality system and achieved certification to the AS9100 Revision...

2009-06-15 15:45:18

By squeezing a typical metal alloy at pressures hundreds of thousands of times greater than normal atmospheric pressure, scientists at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have created a material that does not expand when heated, as does nearly every normal metal, and acts like a metal with an entirely different chemical composition.The discovery, described in a paper in Physical Review Letters (PRL), offers insight into the exotic behavior of materials existing at high...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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