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2015-04-01 00:20:35

WORCESTER, Mass., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Access Fixtures, a leader in commercial and sports lighting, today announced a "Global Warming Sale" on metal halide

2015-03-31 23:11:06

Customers wanting brighter household LED light bulbs will be pleased to find new 125W-equal A-shape LEDs at 1000Bulbs.com. Garland, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2015

2015-03-31 23:11:04

LED grow box manufacturer, SuperCloset, has begun to include the KIND LED K5 XL750 in their turnkey hydroponic SuperNova grow cabinet.

2015-03-31 16:25:52

200 Million Smart Bulbs by 2020 in Smart Homes Worldwide will be a Catalyst for Mass Market Adoption of Other Smart Devices BOSTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Philips kicked off

2015-03-31 00:20:23

AMSTERDAM, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GO Scale Capital, an investment fund sponsored by GSR Ventures and Oak Investment Partners has announced today that it will acquire

2015-03-30 23:08:08

New products introduced this season include LED light kits and modifiers like reflectors and umbrellas to accommodate new and advanced studio photographers. Chandler,

2015-03-30 23:06:49

The LED technology has offered the aviation industry with creative mood lighting inside cabins.

2015-03-30 23:05:34

Larson Electronics has added to its extensive range of industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a 320 watt quadpod mounted work light.

2015-03-30 23:03:03

Lighting Products, Components Exported to EU Gain Competitive Edge With Third-Party Certification Pleasanton, CA (PRWEB) March 30, 2015 TÜV Rheinland,


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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2009-04-23 12:28:48

Pavel Nikolayevich Yablochkov (September 14, 1847 "“ March 31, 1984) was a Russian electrical engineer, inventor, and businessman. His most notable invention was a type of electric carbon arc lamp, called the Yablochkov candle. Yablochkov graduated from Mykolayiv Engineering Institute as a military engineer in 1866. In 1869, he continued his education at the Galvanic School in St. Petersburg. Yablochkov settled in Moscow in 1873 after serving time in the army. After that, he was...

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.