Quantcast

Latest Matter Stories

2014-07-15 23:14:27

Essential Wholesale & Labs sources marula oil from the fruit collected by members of the Bushbuck Ridge area in Limpopo – one of the poorest regions in South Africa. The relationship between our supplier and the rural women is such that it empowers people rather than create dependency. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 “We took our time in sourcing this oil,” says Michelle F. Purchasing Agent. “Finding the purest and highest quality oil was the top priority.” Essential...

2014-07-15 23:06:39

According to a new report from BCC Research, the global bottled water market is expected to grow to $195 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.7%. Market drivers include innovations in bottling technology that have lowered the price of water as well as continuing concerns about obesity and related diseases. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, GLOBAL MARKETS FOR BOTTLED WATER...

2014-07-15 16:23:06

DUBLIN, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Niobium Carbide Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Niobium Carbide Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global niobium carbide industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including...

2014-07-15 16:22:52

ATLANTA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Hurwitz joins Tungsten to lead its operations in the Americas with Peter Schiff Smith focused on strengthening relations with major customers Tungsten Corporation plc (LSE: TUNG), the global trading network built on OB10 e-Invoicing, is delighted to announce the appointments of Richard M. Hurwitz as Chief Executive Officer for the Americas and Peter Schiff Smith...

2014-07-15 16:21:46

Metal Technology (MTI), an ITAR Certified and ISO9001:2008 Registered company has a long history in propulsion and space applications and is on the leading edge of manufacturing technology in reactive and refractory metals ALBANY, Ore., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MTI has installed and commissioned a 1200 ton press at its Albany, Oregon facility. The new press expands on MTI's deep-draw and forming capabilities for a variety of applications in diverse markets. "Our deep-draw...

2014-07-15 08:37:36

Neon Labs Scales With New Capital Led by Mohr Davidow Ventures SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neon Labs, the image selection platform for monetizing digital content, today announced that IGN Entertainment has inked an agreement and is working closely with Neon to maximize its current video viewership of 48.7 million unique visitors per month. This engagement with a premier media publisher was announced in conjunction with Neon's news of a Series A round of $4.1 million...

2014-07-15 08:23:13

HOUSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.335 per share, or $1.34 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable on Sept. 9, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 12, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20061030/CLM051LOGO Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), a FORTUNE 500 company, is one of North America's leading pipeline and midstream companies....

2014-07-15 08:22:07

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sahara Group's Upstream Company today announced results of drilling and testing in OPL274, where Sahara holds a 100% working interest. Sahara's upstream affiliate Enageed Resources Ltd completed the third well of a three-well onshore drilling program in the Edo State block and has demobilized its drilling rig, HPEB-187. Sahara's CEO and MD Tonye Cole remarked "Today marks an historic occasion for Sahara Group, for its...

2014-07-14 23:08:54

Wood Moisture Meter Line from Wagner Meters Offers Field-Tested Technology Rogue River, OR (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The International Woodworking Fair (IWF) in Atlanta, Georgia hosts a variety of products designed to assist woodworkers in finding the best tools, products and companies for their crafts and professions. Wagner Meters will be attending this year with its line of moisture measurement systems and handheld moisture meters. Wagner Meters’ offers moisture measurement solutions...

2014-07-14 23:07:42

The world's first hygienic adult 'toy' storage system Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Sometimes, thinking “inside the box” can be revolutionary. Seattle start up company Passionate Playground announces its first product release, Joyboxx™ - The world’s only hygienic and lockable adult pleasure product storage system. Inventor and CEO, Deborah Semer began designing a safe place for passionate consumers to have a storage solution for their ‘toys’ after she...


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...

45_81890aa019ea3adb22c3c65e92cb8096
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...

0_3d54d4b8013108ab5755660592423bdf
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...

More Articles (57 articles) »
Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
Related