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2014-07-01 12:27:55

AUSTIN, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inova Labs Inc. ("Inova Labs"), a leading manufacturer of innovative oxygen therapy solutions has received FDA-clearance for Activox DUO2(TM), the first fully-integrated stationary and portable oxygen concentrator system. Activox DUO2(TM) combines the benefits of a home-use stationary concentrator with the portability of a best-in-class LifeChoice Activox POC into one integrated system. This unique combination provides active oxygen therapy...

2014-07-01 11:41:41

Stanford School of Engineering Computer simulation shows how to make a crystal that would toggle like a light switch between conductive and non-conductive structures; this could lead to flexible electronic materials and enable a cell phone to be woven into a shirt Do not fold, spindle or mutilate. Those instructions were once printed on punch cards that fed data to mainframe computers. Today's smart phones process more data, but they still weren't built for being shoved into back...

2014-07-01 11:07:45

NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Emotional and behavioral problems show up even with low exposure to lead, and as blood lead levels increase in children, so do the problems, according to research funded by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health. The results were published online June 30 in the journal JAMA Pediatrics. "This research focused on lower blood lead levels than most other studies and...

2014-07-01 08:32:24

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its Flow Food and Beverage business has been awarded a contract valued at US$18 million / AUD$19 million from GrainCorp Foods. Under the terms of the contract, SPX will design and install a new margarine processing system for GrainCorp, utilizing key process equipment and components manufactured by SPX. "GrainCorp is Australia's leading international agribusiness company, with a rich...

2014-07-01 08:30:28

LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "A cumulative savings of $6.8 billion from 2013 to 2020 in avoidable hospital utilization costs is potentially realizable if all U.S. women over the age of 55 diagnosed with osteoporosis were to use magnesium dietary supplements at preventive intake levels," states a new economic report entitled Smart Prevention--Health Care Cost Savings Resulting from the Targeted Use of Dietary Supplements.(1) The report, done by Frost & Sullivan through a...

2014-07-01 00:20:49

VANCOUVER, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - American CuMo Mining Corporation ("CuMoCo" or the "Company") (TSXV: MLY) (OTCQX: MLYCF) announces that it has received a notice filed on behalf of IEMR(HK), a company owned and controlled by Hongxue Fu, the chairman and director of the company, that the company has defaulted on its two debentures with IEMR(HK). IEMR(HK) alleges among other things that the company disposed of assets contrary to a section of the general security agreement....

2014-06-30 23:20:13

Essential Oxygen has partnered with National Sales Solutions (NSS), to provide marketing and sales services to ready their line of natural and organic oral care products for a national launch. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 National Sales Solutions, (NSS), a leading provider of sales and marketing management for consumer packaged goods companies, announced that they have partnered with Essential Oxygen to launch a new national brand of natural and organic oral care. Essential...

2014-06-30 23:15:37

Shane Michaels releases a review of Panaseeda Amaranth Seed Oil, a high-quality nutritional supplement that has proven to increase longevity and combat some of the most threatening environmental culprits. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Panaseeda’s Amaranth Seed Oil distributed by Activation Products, Inc. that has shown to help people combat life-threatening environment culprits and instead find improved longevity, vitality, and strength has caught the attention of Shane Michaels,...

2014-06-30 23:13:05

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Medical Gases Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database. View Full Report With TOC @ http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/medical-gases-market/request. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The global market for medical gases and equipment is expected to reach USD 10.52 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The...

2014-06-30 23:12:13

Stanford Advanced Materials (SAM), the leading materials supplier, is proud to introduce custom manufactured tantalum marker bands for the medical industry. Irvine, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Stanford Advanced Materials (SAM), the leading materials supplier, is proud to introduce custom manufactured tantalum marker bands for the medical industry. Radiopaque marker bands are thin-walled metal tubes positioned at specific locations on a catheter for enhanced visibility under an x-ray...


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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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