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2014-08-20 08:33:25

SAN FRANCISCO and SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of lithium and nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) rechargeable batteries, and a battery management systems and battery recycling provider, today announced that it started shipping its advanced compact lithium battery product developed for the newly introduced TIMEX® IRONMAN® ONE GPS+, a smartwatch offering consumers stand-alone wireless...

2014-08-20 08:23:22

CALGARY, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - PanTerra Resource Corp. ("PanTerra" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:PRC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arm's length purchase and sale agreement dated August 19, 2014 (the "Purchase and Sale Agreement") with a public Canadian oil and gas company to acquire (the "Acquisition") certain petroleum and natural gas assets located in several areas of the Western Canadian foothills, including the Brown Creek, Stolberg, Deanne, Burnt...

2014-08-20 08:22:39

-- The draft pre-feasibility study set out in the independent National Instrument 43-101 Technical Report ("PFS Technical Report") prepared by a multi-company team led by AMEC E&C Services Inc. ("AMEC") for Duluth Metals Limited confirms that the proposed underground copper, nickel and Platinum Group Metals ("PGMs") mining project (the "TMM Project") is supported by financial fundamentals showing a competitive cost position, high...

2014-08-19 23:13:35

Ethox Chemicals, LLC brings attention to PCI Magazine’s recently released 2014 Additives Reference Guide. The custom chemical company highlights the benefits of reactive surfactants. (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 American specialty chemical company Ethox Chemicals calls attention to PCI Magazine’s 2014 Additives Reference Guide glossary which reviews the benefits of reactive surfactants. PCI Magazine notes in their entry under surfactants that there are a number of benefits of using...

2014-08-19 23:09:37

Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water Radio Host Points to Women’s Traditional Roles in Healing and Water Supply Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Since the earliest prehistoric times, women have played a dominant role in caring for the sick and obtaining the necessary fresh water that sustains all terrestrial life. Citing these traditional roles of women, water activist Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show, has issued a challenge to the world’s...

2014-08-19 23:06:31

Company announces successful treatment of first two wells with its new U.S. engineered Plasma Pulse Tool and commencement of commercial sales with strengthened balance sheet Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Propell Technologies Group (OTCQB:PROP), the exclusive US licensee of a plasma pulse technology for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) today announced the successful treatment of two of Miller Energy Resources’ (NYSE:MILL) wells using their new U.S. engineered Plasma Pulse tool. The...

2014-08-19 23:06:21

Market Size - $119.4 Million in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.5%, Market Trends – Increasing market penetration in automotive industry; new report by Grand View Research. View Full Report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/in-line-process-viscometer-ilpv-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The global market for in-line process viscometer is expected to reach USD 185.4 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research,...

2014-08-19 08:32:48

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Soybean Board (USB) invites Hispanic families to pick up the camera and record a short video of their family making their favorite traditional recipes. To celebrate keepsake traditions and great tasting recipes, USB launched a virtual library where families share the rich history behind beloved food dishes. Participants will have the opportunity to have their special customs videos honored in the Soy Connection Digital Time Capsule....

2014-08-19 08:24:13

SINGAPORE, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's oil and gas game is moving into new territories, with established producer countries and corporate players eyeing new strategies, and re-discovered frontiers across vast region, from Pakistan to New Zealand. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140812/700457 ) This Conference highlights diverse upstream ventures, acreage opportunities, changing corporate strategies, investments, oil and energy finance,...

2014-08-19 08:24:03

ST. ALBANS, Vt., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new white paper, Superior Technical Ceramics (STC) has outlined how Magnesia Stabilized Zirconia (MSZ) outperforms other Zirconia based technical ceramics materials in high temperature environments, including Yttria-stabilized Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal (YTZP). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137065 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140818/137066 Both YTZP and MSZ benefit from the same...


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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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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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