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Ancient Climate Change Evidence From Fossilized Plankton
2013-10-26 05:41:11

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Climate change dating as far back as hundreds of million years ago was recorded in the shells of ancient oceanic plankton, according to new research published in the journal Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters. Typically, scientists analyze polar ice in search of information about the planet’s temperature and atmosphere, but the oldest Antarctic ice core records only date back to approximately 800,000 years ago. In the new...

2013-10-23 23:27:27

With colored gemstones’ popularity on the rise, jewelry lovers look for the right shades to finish the year in style. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Since Pantone’s selection of emerald for Color of the Year in 2013, fashion enthusiasts have enjoyed the color’s namesake gemstone, but the announcement of nine seasonal colors introduces an array of new hues for jewelry lovers to mix and match this fall and winter. Earlier this year, Bizmology reported an increase in...

2013-10-22 23:34:28

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Future of China Pet Care Packaging to 2017. London (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Product Synopsis The Future of China Pet Care Packaging to 2017 is a data only report providing extensive and highly detailed time series consumption data on primary and outer packaging in the market. The report provides in-depth quantitative data on retail pet care packaging, covering key segmentations such as pack material and type, closure...

2013-10-17 23:32:02

The global market for industrial lasers was valued at $2.4 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $2.6 billion in 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $3.4 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, Lasers for Industrial Applications: Global Markets from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market for...

2013-10-17 23:28:01

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Global Commercial Aircraft Landing Gears Market 2012 - 2016” to its database Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/global-commercial-aircraft-landing-gears-market-2012-2016 Albany, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Global Commercial Aircraft Landing Gears Market 2012 - 2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Commercial Aircraft Landing Gears market to grow at a CAGR of 5.15 percent over the period...

2013-10-16 23:35:03

Continental Carbonic provides everything from dry ice video tutorials for Halloween to the actual dry ice itself and all the safety items you need to handle dry ice. Decatur, IL (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Whether you want to carve a creepy Jack-O-Lantern or brew a bubbling Witches Punch, dry ice is an easy and effective way to create a spooky Halloween for your family and friends. Continental Carbonic’s website has the recipes and safety tips you need to produce a multitude of effects...

2013-10-13 23:01:18

Polymethyl Methacrylate Market report covers the major PMMA applications market which includes signs & displays, construction, automotive, lightning fixtures, electronics, and sanitary ware. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/polymethyl-methacrylate-pmma-market-715.html. (PRWEB) October 13, 2013 According to a new market research report, “Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) Market by Application, Grade & Form - Global Trends & Forecasts (2012 - 2017)”, published by...


Latest Optical materials Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 11:59:32

he mineral calcite is a calcium carbonate corresponding to the formula CaCO3 and is one of the most widely distributed minerals on the Earth's surface. It is a common constituent of sedimentary rocks, limestone in particular. It is also the primary mineral in metamorphic marble. It also occurs as a vein mineral in deposits from hot springs, and also occurs in caverns as stalactites and stalagmites. Calcite is often the primary constituent of the shells of marine organisms (e.g. plankton,...

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2005-05-26 10:53:59

Germanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ge and atomic number 32. This is a lustrous, hard, silver-white, metalloid that is chemically similar to tin. Germanium forms a large number of organometallic compounds and is an important semiconductor material used in transistors. Notable characteristics Germanium is a hard, grayish-white element that has a metallic luster and the same crystal structure as diamond. In addition, it is important to note that...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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