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2014-10-13 16:21:25

ALBANY, New York, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research, in its latest research report states that the global rare earth metals market will grow at a CAGR of 13.0% from 2012 to 2018. This market was valued at $ 3.93 billion in 2012, and is expected to reach $ 8.19 billion by 2018. Additionally, the volumes of global rare earth metals are expected to go beyond 290 kilo tons by 2018. The report titled, "Rare Earth Metals Market - Global Industry...

2014-10-13 08:27:25

Dermoscent® skin care products with essential oils support skin and coat care without additional added fragrances SHAWNEE, Kan., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more pet owners are seeking naturally-derived and non-shampooing options for their pets' needs. Now veterinarians can offer both with Dermoscent(®), a specialty line of pet skin care products from Bayer HealthCare Animal Health. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151479 The Dermoscent(® )products combine the...

Bonding Ultrastable Structures For Space Using New Adhesive
2014-10-13 03:52:55

Provided by ESA A new ultrastable adhesive identified through ESA research could be a key to assembling rock-solid structures for space, including large telescopes, instruments and antennas to peer deeper into the cosmos or sharpen views of our terrestrial environment. The resulting ceramic bonding promises composite structures of several meters rigid down to a few thousandths of a millimeter. Such stability will be essential for new classes of space mission, such as multisatellite...

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2014-10-13 03:00:49

Provided by Hannah Hickey, University of Washington The largest migration on the planet is the movement of small animals from the surface of the open ocean, where they feed on plants under cover of darkness, to the sunless depths where they hide from predators during the day. University of Washington researchers have found that this regular migration helps shape our oceans. During the daylight hours below the surface the animals release ammonia, the equivalent of our urine, that turns...

2014-10-13 04:20:42

HONG KONG, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) announced today that its Enping 24-2 oilfield has commenced production. Enping 24-2 oilfield is located in the Pearl River Mouth Basin of the South China Sea with an average water depth of approximately 86~96 meters. The main production facilities include one drilling and production platform, one floating production storage and offloading unit (FPSO) and 17 producing wells....

2014-10-13 04:20:14

MILAN, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highest quality standards with 100% consumer transparency and protection - The IAIR Award winners include Nobel Prize winners such as Michael Spence and Thomas Piketty and IAIR contributors Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nouriel Roubini, Laura Tyson, Yu Yongding, Kenneth Rogoff, Daniel Gros and Raghuram Rajan. - Past winners include companies such as: IBM, BASF, Daimler, Royal Dutch Shell,...

2014-10-12 23:00:57

The Asia-Pacific Epoxy Resins market is estimated to grow due to the growing consumption demand from various industry verticals in the region http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-pacific-epoxy-resins-9472870675.html (PRWEB) October 12, 2014 The Asia-Pacific Epoxy Resins Market report defines and segments the epoxy resins market in Asia-Pacific with analysis and forecast of revenue. The given market is projected to reach a value of $4,882.07 million by 2017, at a CAGR of 7.8% from...

2014-10-11 23:03:54

Ryan Milo is responsible for the oversight and completion of plans to produce products made for high temperature fluid sealing and thermal systems management. Chardon, OH (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 EGC, a recognized world leader in the engineering and manufacturing of graphite and graphite composites for high temperature applications in fluid sealing or thermal systems management, has appointed Ryan Milo as Manager of Manufacturing Engineering Department. Milo is responsible for the...

2014-10-10 23:00:50

DeepResearchReports.com offers “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Carbon Brush Industry” report is the new market research report added to the online library. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Carbon Brush Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the China Carbon Brush market. The report provides basic Carbon Brush information, including definition, classification, application, and industry chain...

2014-10-10 20:20:38

National Radon Action Week is an important time for homeowners to educate themselves on the dangers of radon. Radon is a problem that affects millions of homes across the country, it has been estimated that 1 out of 15 homes are affected in the United States. This is the time to get informed in order to stay safe and healthy inside your home. LANSING, Mich., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Radon Action Week is October 20th - 26th for 2014, occurring the 3rd week of October...


Latest Matter Reference Libraries

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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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.