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2014-08-28 20:22:15

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who is Janus? The question will be answered in The Janus Project, an upcoming psychological fantasy thriller from Nebulae Entertainment and Uptone Pictures. The independent film, produced in Utah and expected to be released late in 2015, will tell the story of a young man who learns his destiny while encountering a centuries-old threat. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140828/141378 Continuing the tradition of quality independent...

Janus Capsules Easily And Affordably Produced For First Time
2014-06-27 13:12:34

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Representing both beginnings and endings, the Roman god Janus is signified by a figure that is a double-faced head, each looking in opposite directions. This myth of duality caused ancient Romans to worship at the altar of Janus when seeds were planted and later when it was time to harvest. As the god of gates and doors, Janus was also revered as a sign of transition between primitive life and civilization, country living and city...

2014-05-26 11:05:01

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Tiny capsules with different substances on their surface could be useful in medicine and materials technology Hollow capsules that have a selectively permeable shell are promising candidates as tiny containers for molecules, particles or bubbles, and are becoming increasingly important in a wide variety of applications. But making these kinds of capsules with more than one kind of substance on their shells has been challenging – until...

2014-05-07 23:14:30

SmartSimple Software is proud to announce Janus – SmartSimple’s Machine Learning tool. This powerful extension of SmartSimple’s Grants, Research and Case Management Systems enables organizations of all types to look at their past to help predict stronger outcomes in the future. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Imagine if one could easily identify which funding applications have the greatest chances of success, or which medical claims are most likely to be fraudulent....

2014-01-29 16:23:39

47% of the Tri-State is happy to see a North East Super Bowl despite the cold NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- According to the latest survey of Tristate residents by research company, YouGov, residents were overwhelmingly positive about the cleanup operations after Winter Storm Janus: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140129/MN55137) -- 39% of adults in the Tri-State region stated that they thought their area had coped very well with the cleanup --...

2013-05-29 23:30:02

Today, Janus Development Group, Inc. announced the most substantial product improvements ever made to its SpeechEasy anti-stuttering device. Greenville, NC (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Today, Janus Development Group, Inc., based in Greenville, N.C., announced the most substantial product improvements ever made to its SpeechEasy anti-stuttering device. Over all, the improvements include both hardware and software enhancements which will result in more client options and offer a significant reduction...

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Telesto (Saturn Moon)
2004-10-19 04:45:41

Telesto is a small Trojan moon of the sixth planet from the sun, Saturn. Telesto, which was discovered in 1980 by Smith, Reitsema, Larson and Fountain, is one of around 200 natural satellites in Saturnian orbit. It is one of only 62 moons that have a secure orbit, and only one of 53 named moons orbiting the ringed planet. Telesto was officially designated S/1980 S 13 and was officially named in 1983 after the Greek sea goddess of the same name. This moon is also designated as Saturn XIII...

2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Janus -- Janus is a moon of Saturn discovered by the French astronomer Audouin Dollfus in 1966. Dollfus is credited with the discovery of Janus but it's not really certain whether the object he saw was Janus or Epimetheus and his observations led to a spurious orbit (Walker discovered it independently but his telegram arrived a few hours after Dollfus'). Larson and Fountain determined in 1978 that there are in fact two moons sharing one orbit. This was confirmed in 1980...

2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Epimetheus -- Epimetheus is a moon of Saturn that was probably first observed by Walker and Audouin Dollfus in 1966 when they discovered Janus, but the situation was confused since Janus is in a very similar orbit and so Walker officially shares the discovery of Epimetheus with Fountain and Larson who showed in 1978 that there were two satellites involved. The situation was clarified in 1980 by Voyager 1. Epimetheus and Janus are "co-orbital". Janus' orbital radius from...

2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Prometheus -- Prometheus [pra-MEE-thee-us] is the third of Saturn's known satellites. It was discovered from photographs taken by Voyager during its encounter with Saturn by S. Collins and others. Prometheus acts as a shepherd satellite for the inner edge of Saturn's F Ring. The moon is extremely elongated about 145 by 85 by 62 kilometers (90 by 53 by 39 miles) in diameter. It has a number of ridges and valleys on its northern side. Several craters about 20...

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