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2008-12-10 12:04:00

HUNSTVILLE, Ala., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first of 18 mirror segments that will fly on NASA's James Webb Space Telescope arrived this week at the Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala., to prepare it to meet the extreme temperatures it will encounter in space. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The X-ray & Cryogenic Facility (XRCF) at the Marshall Center is the world's largest X-ray telescope test facility and a unique, cryogenic,...

2008-11-06 09:00:25

Southwall Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:SWTX), the worldwide innovator of high performance, energy-saving films and glass products, announced today the availability of a new family of Heat Mirror film optimized to improve the energy efficiency of structural glazing used in the world's largest commercial projects. Called Heat Mirror "S", this new family of suspended film, which is used to create the lightest weight and highest performance multi-cavity insulating glass, introduces an advanced...

2008-10-07 12:00:35

DICE, an Electronic Arts Inc. studio (NASDAQ:ERTS), today announced that a remix album for their highly anticipated title Mirror's Edge(TM) will be digitally released worldwide on November 11th in conjunction with the launch of the game. The album features the title track "Still Alive" performed by Swedish rock/pop star Lisa Miskovsky and remixes by some of today's hottest artists including Benny Benassi, Paul van Dyk, Junkie XL, Teddybears, and Armand Van Helden. "A groundbreaking...

2008-09-23 09:00:30

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced the availability of the Mirror Image Media Management Platform, a new service that allows customers to easily integrate and monetize video content on their websites. The Mirror Image Media Management Platform is an end-to-end brandable video solution that covers everything from ingestion, transcoding, media and meta data storage, player templates, advertising...

2008-09-03 18:00:21

HOTEL balcony victim Christopher Peck, 25, fell accidentally while sleepwaking in the Greek isle of Rhodes, an inquest in Hatfield, Herts, yesterday ruled. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-11 09:00:49

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced that Educational Media Foundation Inc. (EMF) and its K-LOVE and Air 1 networks are leveraging the Mirror Image network to reliably deliver object caching and live audio streaming to listeners globally. K-LOVE and Air 1 reach a combined weekly audience of over four million listeners worldwide. EMF sought a certain "high touch" service when it came to picking a...

2008-08-04 12:00:33

Boston Micromachines Corporation, a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products for adaptive optics systems, today announced a new high speed, high precision controller for its award winning Multi-DM. With greater than 30 kHz frame rate and 14 bit resolution, the Multi-DM Controller provides a fifty fold improvement in speed and resolution over its predecessor, making it the fastest and highest resolution deformable mirror system on the market today. Also, Boston...

2008-08-04 09:00:45

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Olympic athletes from all around the world will soon compete for gold, silver and bronze at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. During this Olympic season, use ideas from Lowe's to incorporate winning products and finishes in your home to make it worthy of a medal. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20031205/LOWLOGO ) "Metallic tones on major furnishings are moving away from center stage this season but will still be used in more subtle...

2008-06-30 09:02:36

Mirror Image(R) Internet, a leading provider of content delivery solutions powered by a patented global network, today announced that Inergize Digital Media is leveraging the Mirror Image network to reliably deliver Object Caching and Digital Download Services. Inergize Digital Media, a division of Newport Television LLC, assists media properties as they make the transition from an analog media environment to a digital media environment. Inergize Digital Media focuses on helping stations...

2008-06-24 02:29:37

HELP to create the world's biggest virtual birthday card by texting your own message for Nelson to 84707. Your words will be put on the site www.happybirthdaymandela.com alongside other messages from well-wishers around the world. Lines will be open until his birthday on July 18, but get in quick if you want to enter a draw for FREE TICKETS to the Hyde Park concert on June 27, in aid of his 46664 campaign. For your chance to win one of 50 pairs of tickets, start your text with "Mirror"....


Latest Mirror Reference Libraries

Spectrophobia
2013-12-24 12:23:34

Spectrophobia is a kind of specific phobia involving a morbid fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia is the fear of mirrors. This phobia is distinct from Eisoptrophobia, which is the fear of your own reflection. In general, an individual suffering from this phobia has been traumatized in an event where they believe they have seen or heard apparitions or ghosts. The individual could also become traumatized by television shows, nightmares, or horror films. This fear could be the result of a trauma...

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Adaptive Optics -- Adaptive optics is a technology to improve the performance of Earth-based telescopes, reversing the effect of atmospheric distortions. When light from a star or another astronomical object enters the Earth's atmosphere, the different temperature layers and different wind speeds distort and move the image in various ways (see seeing for a proper discussion). The net result is that an 8 meters or 10 meters telescope (like the VLT or Keck), while theoretically capable...

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Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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