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2014-01-07 14:12:44

IOP Publishing (IOP) and the American Astronomical Society (AAS) are pleased to announce the launch of the Astronomy Image Explorer (AIE). The AIE provides researchers with quick and easy access to hundreds of thousands of images, illustrations, graphs, charts, and videos that have been published in peer-reviewed journals. The AIE has tools designed to aid researchers in their discovery and use of all types of graphic resources and is available free online to scientists and the public alike....

Astronomy Thesaurus To Help Improve Future Information Discovery
2013-01-25 04:32:00

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new astronomy thesaurus called the Unified Astronomy Thesaurus (UAT) will help improve future information discovery for researchers. The American Institute of Physics (AIP) and IOP Publishing (IOP) collaborated on the new thesaurus, making it a gift to the American Astronomical Society (AAS). AAS will be making the UAT freely available for development and use within the astronomy community, while ensuring the thesaurus remains...

2009-12-16 06:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derycz Scientific, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: DYSC), a company that is pioneering a fresh way of facilitating the flow of information from content publishers to enterprise customers and their constituents, today announced that wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk, Inc. has signed distribution deals with seven additional scientific, technical and medical (STM) journal publishers, expanding the pay-per-view content available to...

2008-09-12 09:00:19

VIENNA, Va., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Convera Corporation -- http://www.convera.com/ -- a leading provider of vertical search services for publishers, today announced the launch of search.optics.org (http://search.optics.org/), a vertical search site for the global photonics industry, in conjunction with IOP Publishing. "search.optics.org is a dedicated search engine that allows optics professionals to pinpoint useful information quickly and easily," said Susan Curtis, publisher...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.