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2013-07-22 08:31:02

DALLAS, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report of "Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Market - By Technology (Mobile & Spatial AR, Semi & Fully Immersive VR); By Sensors & Components (Accelerometer, Data Glove, HMD, ICs); By Applications (Medical, Military, Gaming), By Geography (2013 - 2018)", published by MarketsandMarkets, is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.18% from 2013 to 2018 and reach 1.06 billion in 2018. The data...

2013-07-22 08:26:54

ATLANTA, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine flipping through a magazine, seeing an ad for a hotel and being able to download meeting room schematics, take a tour of the facility and book rooms without having to visit a website or even turn the page. Meetings media company Plan Your Meetings has made that -- and more -- possible with the industry's first-ever augmented reality publication: The 2013 PYM Annual Guide. The PYM Annual features editorial and advertising pages encoded...

2013-07-18 12:22:27

LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Elements CEO Michael Silver will be delivering a special lecture to the New York Mineralogical Club on October 9, 2013. The topic will be "How Minerals Will Impact 21(st) Century Global Geopolitics." The lecture will take place at 6:45 pm at the Holiday Inn Midtown Manhattan, Mezzanine C. The New York Mineralogical Club was established in 1886. The Club maintains one of the world's finest collections of mineral specimens with...

Gold Created By Colliding Stars
2013-07-18 04:18:47

[ Watch the Video: Merging Neutron Stars ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A gamma-ray burst (GRB) created by the collision of two neutron stars has given researchers new insight into how gold, one of the rarest elements on Earth, and in the entire universe, is formed. Lead author Edo Berger of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) and his colleagues explain that unlike elements such as carbon or iron, gold cannot be created inside of a star....

2013-07-13 23:01:27

Transparency Market Research add new "Paints and Coatings Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report: visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/Paints-coatings-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 Paints and coatings act as shields that protect products from wear and tear during their life span. They also give a new texture and look to the products...

How Plant Eating Dinosaurs Coexisted
2013-07-11 14:05:45

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study is helping answer a long-standing question about how large, plant-eating dinosaurs could have co-existed successfully over long periods of geological time. Dr. Jordan Mallon, a post-doctoral fellow at the Canadian Museum of Nature, measured and analyzed the characteristics of nearly 100 dinosaur skulls recovered from the Dinosaur Park Formation in Alberta. He published his results in the journal PLOS ONE. According to...

2013-07-11 08:20:17

BRISTOL, England, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WITTENSTEIN high integrity systems, a leading safety systems company, has extended the SAFERTOS(R) ecosystem to include SAFERTOS+Trace - a powerful tool for profiling, design, and optimisation. SAFERTOS(TM) is a safety certified Realtime Operating System (RTOS) that delivers performance and dependability to safety critical applications, whilst utilising minimal resources. The addition of SAFERTOS+Trace allows developers to...

Wildfires To Increase In Severity
2013-07-10 09:12:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Wildfires like the ones that have ravaged Arizona and Nevada this summer are expected to become far more severe over the next several decades, say researchers from the University of Alberta Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences (ALES) in a new study. In fact, lead author Dr. Mike Flannigan and his colleagues report that the severity of wildfires will increase three-fold by the end of the century, and that as...

2013-07-09 23:17:56

Michelman has acquired Recklinghausen, Germany-based Ecronova Polymer GmbH, a manufacturer of water-based polymers used in the production of paints and lacquers. The purchase includes all assets, technology and manufacturing facilities. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Michelman has acquired Recklinghausen, Germany-based Ecronova Polymer GmbH, a manufacturer of water-based polymers used in the production of paints and lacquers. The purchase includes all assets, technology and...

2013-07-03 15:05:44

Community colleges provide a strong foundation for the nation's graduating STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) workforce. In its latest Geoscience Currents, the American Geosciences Institute documents the flow of geoscience students from 2–year to 4-year institutions in Texas, adding to an earlier report on similar data from California released in 2012. In 2012, 70 percent of geoscience students in Texas public universities had transferred from...


Latest Nature Reference Libraries

Nature Photonics
2012-09-24 08:13:04

Nature Photonics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2007 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board with editorial decisions made by a fully-functioning in-house team. The journal covers research related to optoelectronics, laser science, imaging, communications, and other aspects of photonics. It publishes review articles, research papers, news and commentary, and research...

Nature Medicine
2012-09-24 08:10:29

Nature Medicine is a peer-reviewed academic journal established in 1995 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group, a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board, with editorial decisions being made by an in-house team. Nature Medicine publishes research articles, reviews, news and commentary pieces. Topics include cancer, cardiovascular disease, gene therapy, immunology, vaccines, and neuroscience. Research...

Environmental Chemistry (journal)
2012-09-24 08:00:51

Environmental Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published online bi-monthly by CSIRO Publishing. The journal publishes original research and review articles on all aspects of environmental chemistry, including those addressing the chemistry of air, water, soil, sediments, space and biota. Topics include atmospheric chemistry, geochemistry, climate change, marine chemistry, water chemistry, polar chemistry, fire chemistry, astrochemistry, earth and geochemistry, soil and sediment...

Southern Bog Lemming, Synaptomys cooperi
2012-07-27 12:32:47

The southern bog lemming (Synaptomys cooperi) is native to North America, and its range overlaps with that of the Northern Bog Lemming in southeastern Canada. It prefers a habitat within wetlands, grasslands, and mixed forests in eastern North America. It once held two subspecies, the Kansas and Nebraska, bog lemmings, but these are now extinct. The southern bog lemming can reach an average body length of 5.1 inches and a weight of around 1.2 ounces. Its body is round with contrastingly...

International Journal of Plant Sciences
2012-07-13 14:57:40

The International Journal of Plant Sciences is a scientific botanical journal published by the University of Chicago Press. It was known as the Botanical Bulletin from 1875-1876 and as the Botanical Gazette from 1876-1991. This journal covers botanical research including genetics and genomics, developmental cell biology, biochemistry and physiology, morphology structure, systematics, plant-microbial interactions, paleo-botany, evolution, and ecology. This journal also publishes important...

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