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Signal From The Unseen Universe - Leicester Scientists Uncover Dark Matter Particle Signature

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For decades, space scientists have been trying to prove, or disprove, the existence of axions — which were first postulated in 1977 by the Peccei–Quinn theory. A new study from the...

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2014-10-24 23:04:18

Demand for Healthier Soybean Oil Grows Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 DuPont Pioneer and Perdue AgriBusiness announced today that Perdue plans to more than double the acreage contracted for Plenish® high oleic soybeans in 2015 in geographies supplying its soybean crush facility in Salisbury, Md. The high oleic soybean oil produced from this program will target several markets including foodservice and food manufacturers looking for healthier oil alternatives with good...

2014-10-24 12:22:28

That's What Makes A Winner NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Data driven and Canadian expertise: that's what makes a winner in the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) Canadian Car of the Year Awards. Over 70 Canadian automotive journalist experts have just test-driven back-to-back 150 vehicles for the purpose of voting on the "Best New" cars, trucks and SUVs for 2015. The event is organized by AJAC and is known within the industry as "TestFest". The...

2014-10-24 08:22:49

FREDERICK, Md., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per common share. The dividend is payable on Jan. 5, 2015 for all shareholders of record as of the close of business on Dec. 15, 2014. About U.S. Silica U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc., a member of the Russell 2000, is a leading producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, and in a wide range...

2014-10-23 23:12:55

Platinum Cargo Logistics, Inc., one of the fastest growing companies in the freight forwarding and transportation industry, has opened a new licensee office in the Phoenix, AZ metro area. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Platinum Cargo Logistics, Inc. announced it has opened a new licensee office effective October 13, 2014 in Phoenix, AZ. Operating as the Phoenix Regional Office, this new location is a valued member of the growing Platinum Cargo Logistics network. Diana Bomar,...

2014-10-23 23:12:12

Zion Health announces New Anti-Itch cream formulated to relieve itching from skin rash, bug bites, and irritated skin-Now available at Berkeley Bowl Health Food store in CA. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Zion Health announces Berkeley Bowl, a much-loved local supermarket in the East Bay, will now be carrying a new natural remedy for irritated skin; Ancient Clay Repair cream. This natural skin rash cream is the latest organic body care product offered by San Francisco-based...

2014-10-23 23:03:39

ReportsnReports.com offers "Medical Gases and Equipment Market by Gases (Oxygen, Medical Air, Nitrogen, Nitrous-oxide, Helium, Blood-gas Mixture, Nitrous Oxide-Oxygen Mixture), by Equipment (Cylinders, Manifolds, Regulators, Flowmeters) - Global Forecast to 2018" global research report in its store. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The medical gases and equipment market is valued at $10,416 million in 2013 and is forecasted to grow at a healthy CAGR from 2013 to 2018. North America is...

2014-10-23 23:02:39

Topical research study “Graphite: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” elaborated by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd is now available at mcgroup.co.uk London, UK (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 China is currently leading the graphite market in terms of output volume. In 2013, the country accounted for a 68% share of the world graphite production. Still, the market faced tight supply after the closure of a number of mines in China, and also witnessed the development of new mine regulation...

2014-10-23 20:22:35

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bauxite and Alumina in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Segments: Bauxite (Metallurgical Bauxite, & Non-Metallurgical Bauxite), and Alumina (Metallurgical Alumina, & Non-Metallurgical Alumina). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the...

2014-10-23 16:23:15

LONDON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Petroleum Additives in US$ Thousands by the following Product Segments: Fuel Oil Additives, and Lubricating Oil Additives. The market for Lubricating Oil Additives is further analyzed in Thousand Metric Tons and US$ Million by the following Functional Segments: Antioxidants, Antiwear Agents, Corrosion Inhibitors, Detergents, Dispersants, Extreme Pressure Additives, Foam Control Agents, Pour Point...

2014-10-23 12:23:43

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Superhard Materials - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Superhard Materials in US$ by the following Product Segments: Cemented Carbides, Tool Steels, Ceramics, Diamonds, and CBN/PCBN. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe,...


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Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Physics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Physics is a natural science involving the study of matter and its motion through space-time, along with related concepts such as energy and force. On a broader scale, it also involves the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, perhaps the oldest through its inclusion of astronomy. Physics was part of natural philosophy until the Scientific Revolution in the 16th century, when the natural...

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2010-10-08 17:40:50

Aerosol spray is a dispensing system that creates an aerosol mist of liquid particles. The liquid is usually contained in a bottle under liquid pressure that is released when the valve is opened. As the gas in the can expands to drive out the liquid some of the propellant evaporates to maintain an even pressure. Erick Rotheim invented the first aerosol spray can in 1926. Lyle Goodhue and William Sullivan were the first to put it to good use and are credited as the inventors of the modern...

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2009-07-17 12:29:12

Fermium is a synthetic, radioactive metallic element. It has the symbol Fm and atomic number 100. It is an element in the actinide series. It is named after nuclear physicist Enrico Fermi. Fermium became the eighth transuranic (having an atomic number greater than 92) element discovered. It was first discovered in 1952 by a team of scientists led by Albert Ghiorso. They found fermium-255 in debris of the first hydrogen bomb explosion from Operation Ivy. Fermium-255 was created when...

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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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