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2014-12-18 23:01:30

ParrotUncle, a specialty online retailer striving to satisfying today’s home lighting requirements, launches a new line of wooden lamps. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB)

2014-12-18 08:31:06

ParrotUncle Features a Wide Variety of Lamps for the Living Room, Bedroom, Home Office and More CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Dec.

2014-12-17 23:10:59

Featured both as a hanging LED temporary task light and also as work station portable LED lighting, the LE08F-16M-J14FA is a functional prop on the interior aircraft stage set for the S.H.I.E.L.D.

2014-12-17 23:04:57

Larson Electronics releases a 21 watt temporary manhole mount LED light fixture that provides operators with a powerful and highly convenient alternative to traditional string or tank lights.

2014-12-17 23:03:35

Solid Apollo LED introduces the new SlimDMX Wall Controller, a more compact and contemporary design for easy push button DMX LED lighting control in any modern environment. Seattle,

2014-12-17 08:23:32

Sengled Snap Security Product and Boost Wi-Fi Repeater Receive High Marks from Judges ATLANTA, Dec.


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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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saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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