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2013-04-04 12:18:44

In a study carried out on the Athletic Bilbao Club's women's team, researchers of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country have analyzed changes in the players' bodies and their performance over the season Researchers in the UPV/EHU's department of Physical and Sports Education have worked with 21 players in the Athletic Club women's A team. They have studied the relationship between their routine training (including the matches played) and their anthropometric measurements, parts of...

2013-03-14 23:02:26

Nielson-Kellerman (NK) creator and manufacturer of Kestrel Weather & Environmental Meters has partnered with Applied Ballistics, Inc. to launch a new line of Kestrel Ballistics Weather Meter line of products. Troy, MI (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 Nielson-Kellerman (NK) creator and manufacturer of Kestrel Weather & Environmental Meters has partnered with Applied Ballistics, Inc. to launch a new line of Kestrel Ballistics Weather Meter line of products, KestrelMeters.com recently reported....

The Mysteries Of Hummingbird Flight
2013-02-26 05:40:07

[ Watch the Video: Hummingbird Hovering ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The wings of the hummingbird move so fast — about 80 beats per second — these amazing creatures can actually fly right, left, up, down, backwards and even upside down. Until now, scientists believed the bird's remarkable flight generated a single trail of vortices in its wake that helps the bird hover. A research team, led by the University of California, Riverside, conducted...

Running Cockroaches Give Robotics A Fast Track To Success
2013-02-23 08:28:09

[WATCH VIDEO: From Running Roaches To Robots] April Flowers for redOrbit — Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Michigan have found that running cockroaches begin to recover from being pushed sideways even before their nervous systems kick in to tell their legs what to do. The research team hopes that these new insights on the stabilization of biological systems could one day help engineers design steadier robots. The findings, published online in Biological...

Robotic Bat Wing Created By Brown University Team
2013-02-22 06:10:26

[ Watch the Video: Researchers Build A Robotic Bat Wing ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Searching for the secrets of bat flight, researchers have built a robotic bat wing which mimics the wing shape and motion of the lesser dog-faced fruit bat. The wing is designed to flap when attached to a force transducer - which records the aerodynamic forces generated by the moving wind - in a wind tunnel. Researchers can then evaluate the energy required to execute wing...

2013-02-15 23:03:58

ProPoint Graphics is the recipient of one platinum award and two gold awards for projects in presentation design and interactive infographics. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 ProPoint Graphics, LLC, a leading corporate presentation services firm, has been awarded with three AVA Digital Awards in the 2013 international competition that recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, direction, design and production of media that is part of the evolution...

2013-02-09 23:03:24

International Kinetic Art Exhibit and Symposium is taking place in Boynton Beach, Florida and IntoAction Treatment is bringing its clients to check out the artwork and vendors with presentations. Boynton Beach,Florida (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 In an ongoing effort to expose their clients to a wide array of activities in sobriety, Into Action Treatment center is visiting the Kinetic Art Exhibit in Boynton Beach, FL. They will be the only drug rehab center at the event and hope to share the...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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