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2012-03-01 20:00:00

Web development client of Web Full Circle, launches newly enhanced website Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 Website Design and Internet Marketing Company, Web Full Circle, is pleased to announce the launch of Carolinas Concrete Masonry Association´s re-designed website ccmaonline.com. Web Full Circle provided the non-profit with an improved website that is showcased with an updated design and extensive library of resources. The Carolinas Concrete Masonry Association (CCMA) is a...

Structure Of Tough Sea Urchin Spines May Inspire Engineers
2012-02-16 14:10:27

A team of German scientists recently decoded the molecular structure of the unusually sturdy spines of sea urchins, a discovery that they believe could eventually prove useful in helping engineers construct stronger, more stable buildings. Biologists have long known that the spines of the globular little marine animals are made of the compound calcium carbonate, a chemical commonly found in the shells of various invertebrates, not to mention egg shells, calcium supplements and the antacids...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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