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2010-11-01 15:53:10

In April 2010, the US government adopted a new nuclear strategy that depends on the conclusion that the current missile defense systems will reliably protect the continental United States in the extreme circumstances of nuclear-armed combat.

2010-10-06 08:00:00

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that it has received a $106 million engineering, manufacturing and development contract from Northrop Grumman Corporation to develop the next-generation Reentry Field Support Equipment (RFSE) for the U.S.

2010-09-07 08:16:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the announcement of its recent deal to purchase over 1,900 of Verizon's New York Phone Kiosks, Titan is growing and strengthening its New York and national sales force. Titan's latest hire is Greg Ald, who joins as a National Account Manager.

2010-09-01 07:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Trident Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRID), the leader in frame rate converter (FRC) products, today announced that it will be unveiling the industry's first-integrated 240Hz frame rate converter solution at this week's IFA show in Berlin.

2010-08-10 07:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At the ABTA Conference this week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Trident Microsystems, Inc.

2010-07-27 10:35:00

WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Streaming downloadable video and audio from the conference "Israel's Nuclear Arsenal: Espionage, Opacity and Future" is now available from PULSE Media and the Internet Archive: http://pulsemedia.org/2010/07/14/israels-nuclear-arsenal-espionage-opacity-and-future/ High-definition video of this panel discussion was recorded at the International Spy Museum in downtown Washington, DC on July 7, 2010.

2010-07-27 08:33:00

NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan has renewed its exclusive contract to sell the advertising on the Orange Country Transportation Authority (OCTA) properties following an initial five-year partnership.

2010-07-23 12:35:00

House and Senate Appropriators Fund 27% Increase in Nonproliferation Programs WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two key Congressional committees this week gave a big boost to the administration's efforts to prevent nuclear materials from falling into the hands of violent extremist groups.

2010-07-22 15:26:00

LOS ANGELES, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- As Moviegoers who watch Countdown to Zero leave theaters this week wanting to know how to make ZERO happen, "Apocalypse Never" a new book, by author Tad Daley, and published by Rutgers University Press, will be available at Barnes and Noble, Borders, and Amazon.com, as the perfect accompaniment to the film.


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Nuclear Fallout
2013-04-01 10:26:30

Nuclear fallout, or just simply fallout, known also as Black Rain, is the residual radioactive material that is propelled into the upper atmosphere after a nuclear black or a nuclear reaction that is conducted in an unshielded facility. It is so called because it "fall out" of the sky after the explosion and the shock wave have passed. It most commonly refers to the radioactive dust and ash that is created when a nuclear weapon explodes, but such dust can also come from a damaged nuclear...

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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.