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2014-04-03 16:21:17

Bosque Products and United Industries Corporation - A Subsidiary of Spectrum Brands, Inc. - join forces in the marketing and sale of award-winning lawn-and-garden product Reach 'n Spray WACO, Texas, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bosque Products recently announced that one of its signature products, the Reach 'n Spray, will be sold in stores as a Spectracide®-branded lawn and garden product. The exciting, new development is part of a licensing agreement with United Industries...

Europium Complexes Emit Red Light At Record Efficiency
2014-04-03 16:06:26

Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences Researchers worldwide continue search for better luminescent materials for OLED manufacturing. Two new compounds with europium complexes developed at the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw display in their class record high luminescence efficiencies in red, and their properties enable faster, low cost manufacturing of thin OLED films. Researchers from the Institute of Physical...

Dark Matter Clues From The Center Of Our Galaxy
2014-04-03 13:57:46

[ Watch the Video: Fermi Data Hints At New Dark Matter Clues ] Francis Reddym, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center A new study of gamma-ray light from the center of our galaxy makes the strongest case to date that some of this emission may arise from dark matter, an unknown substance making up most of the material universe. Using publicly available data from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, independent scientists at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab), the...

2014-04-03 12:23:40

SUGAR LAND, Texas, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skye Petroleum, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SKPO) is pleased to announce that chemical sales orders continue to grow strongly on both a year over year and a quarter over quarter basis. As of this date, sales orders since the beginning of the year have surpassed $90,000 or 55% of total revenue in 2013. The company experienced a surge in orders late in the first quarter of 2014 as the weather improved. Purchase Orders issued in the last week...

2014-04-03 08:23:46

TULSA, Okla., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) announced today that it received sufficient commitments through its recent open season to proceed to the next phase for its potential pipeline to Little Rock, Arkansas. The partnership continues to finalize the scope and engineering estimates for this potential project, which may include utilization of an existing third-party pipeline for a portion of the route. As previously announced,...

2014-04-03 08:23:28

DALLAS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crude Royalties, an energy firm specializing in acquiring and managing royalty properties with proven production histories and significant upside potential, announced today the availability of its latest oil & gas royalty income property, the Crude-Babylon. The $14 million Crude-Babylon royalty property consists of over 33,000 gross acres of Mineral Interests, Royalty Interest and Overriding Royalty Interests producing monthly cash flow in...

2014-04-02 23:31:40

Forbes Living features pure essential oils and aromatherapy products from Escents Aromatherapy. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 The producers of Forbes Living are excited to announce that Escents Aromatherapy will be featured in an upcoming segment as part of their "Healthy Choices for Healthier Lifestyles" series. The show is hosted by Forbes Riley, an award-winning TV host in the D2C industry, author, entrepreneur, mother and one of the nation’s leading health and...

2014-04-02 16:23:56

WASHINGTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's editions of the New York Times and Politico have published a good-humored, but factual takedown of Big Oil's false, hypocritical attacks against clean, renewable ethanol. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/DC97056 The full page ad, which is published in Politico and all DC editions of the New York Times, is an open letter to Jack Gerard, President of the American Petroleum Institute. It is signed jointly by...

2014-04-02 12:31:49

Apollo's California made e-liquids keep customers coming back for more CONCORD, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Apollo Electronic Cigarettes, a premier electronic cigarette and e-liquid company, is excited to launch an unprecedented 1 Million free e-liquid bottle giveaway. With a growing electronic cigarette market, and statistics showing that more people are transitioning from disposable or pre-filled type e-cigs to more advanced refillable "tank" type units, Apollo's giveaway...

2014-04-02 12:23:02

DALLAS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crude Energy, LLC, an independent exploration and production company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced it has acquired a 50% Working Interest in 3,680 acres located in Sterling County, Texas in the heart of the Permian Basin. The acreage is located in northwestern Sterling County in an area with multiple pay zones. Wells drilled on or adjacent to this block have produced from the Lower Wolfcamp Lime, the Canyon Sand, the Mississippian Chert...


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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