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2014-06-13 12:20:42

DALLAS, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Lubricant Additives Market by Function Type (Dispersants, VII, Detergents, Antiwear, Antioxidants, Corrosion inhibitors, Emulsifiers, & Others), and Application (Automotive & Industrial Lubricants) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the lubricant additives market with an analysis and forecast of the market volume and value. The lubricant additives market value will grow to $16.2 billion by...

2014-06-12 23:09:35

Pelican Water has earned strong praise from well water customers for its proven comprehensive water treatment and filtration solutions for the toughest well water problems, including bacteria, sulfur, nitrate, iron, and manganese. Deland, Florida (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Pelican Water Systems, the market leader in environmentally friendly, affordable whole house filtration systems for well systems, has received high acclaim recently from well water customers who have had their tough well...

2014-06-12 23:06:41

Global Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Market 2014-2018 is the new research report available at Sandlerresearch.org. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is a type of hydrocarbon, consisting of propane or butane. These are usually in gas form at atmospheric temperature and pressure, and liquefy when introduced in modest temperature or refrigeration (pure butane liquefies at 68 degrees Fahrenheit where as pure propane liquefies at 131 degrees Fahrenheit), which...

2014-06-12 23:05:59

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Copper Mining Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/copper-mining-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Copper denoted by the symbol Cu is a ductile metal with very high electrical and thermal conductivity. Copper is soft and malleable in its pure form and is used to fabricate pipes...

2014-06-12 23:02:49

ItsHot.com, a distinguished diamond jewelry manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of diamond jewelry in NY, is now presenting their captivating collection of elite diamond engagement rings with a massive price reduction of 60-70%. New York (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 ItsHot.com, a distinguished diamond jewelry manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of diamond jewelry in NY, is now presenting their captivating collection of elite diamond engagement rings with a massive price reduction of 60-70%....

Snowballs to Soot: The Clumping Density of Many Things Seems to Be a Standard
2014-06-12 14:37:12

Michael Baum, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Particles of soot floating through the air and comets hurtling through space have at least one thing in common: 0.36. That, reports a research group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is the measure of how dense they will get under normal conditions, and it’s a value that seems to be constant for similar aggregates across an impressively wide size range from nanometers to tens of meters.*...

2014-06-12 12:29:47

TUCSON, Ariz., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public policy is often based on studies that are statistically flawed at the start, or are misrepresented in the press. William M. Briggs, Ph.D., explains six common fallacies in layman's terms in the summer issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons. For example, the radon scare illustrates the "Everyone Else Said It Was True" Fallacy. A Danish study that showed no association between indoor radon levels and lung...

2014-06-12 12:27:30

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Packaged Water Market in Asia to 2019: Market Guide http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/water/packaged_water_market_asia_2017_market_guide.html Synopsis Canadean's, "Packaged Water Market in Asia to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Packaged Water consumption in Asia. The quantitative data in the report provides historic and forecast consumption data of the market...

2014-06-12 12:23:09

DUBLIN, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5mmbzx/global_aerogel) has announced the addition of the "Global Aerogel Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Aerogel is a highly porous and lightweight solid polymer network with 95-99 percent gas content. Aerogel has low density, high thermal resistivity, and high strength-to-weight ratio. These unique properties make it viable for...

2014-06-12 12:22:21

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Brazil Oil and Gas Report Q3 2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/country_overviews_energy_utilities/brazil_oil_gas_report_q3.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View: Brazil's massive pre-salt fields, such as Lula, Iracema and Buzios, suggest substantial growth potential over the long term, underpinning our view that crude, natural gas and other liquids output will rise...


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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