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Ocean Plankton Gobbling Up Twice The Carbon As Previously Believed
2013-03-18 11:06:17

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Carbon dioxide is the leading driver of disruptive climate change on a global scale. And without the help of some organisms in the natural world the global climate could be a lot worse than it is now. Now, new research shows that trillions of plankton near the surface of warm waters are more carbon-rich than previously believed. These researchers, led by scientists at the University of California-Irvine, suggest that the tiny...

2013-03-16 20:20:08

Attendees learn about groundwater and its vital importance to the region LAKEWOOD, Calif., March 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) kicked off its 6th Annual Groundwater Festival "Treasure Beneath Our Feet" Saturday at its headquarters in Lakewood, California, with nearly 3,000 community participants enjoying the festivities and engaging the festival's presenters. (Logo:...

2013-03-13 12:27:00

LAKEWOOD, Calif., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Water Replenishment District of Southern California: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130313/DC76434) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110121/DC34153LOGO) WHAT: The 6(th) Annual Groundwater Festival "Treasure Beneath Our Feet" coincides with National Groundwater Awareness Week, which runs from March 10th to the 16(th), recognizing the importance of groundwater as a...

2013-03-07 23:00:39

Eaton Compressor reported today that the company´s sales for 4th Quarter 2012 were up year over year following a soft pre-election third quarter. Clayton, Ohio (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 Eaton Compressor reported today that the company´s sales for 4th Quarter 2012 were up year over year following a soft pre-election third quarter. Company Owner/President Matt Cain attributed the solid performance to strong sales in the company´s rotary screw product line. “We offered some...

2013-03-06 23:04:10

One component, moderate viscosity UV curable system for high performance bonding, sealing, coating and casting features excellent physical properties and dimensional stability with a remarkably high glass transition temperature greater than 180°C. (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 Suitable for high production applications, Master Bond UV25 offers fast fixture times, rapid curing and high temperature resistance. This multifunctional one component UV curable system was developed for bonding,...

2013-03-06 08:22:28

DALLAS, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Acrylic Acid & Its Derivatives Market - By Derivative Types (Esters/Acrylates - Methyl, Ethyl, Butyl, 2-EH; Polymers - Elastomers, SAP, Water Treatment Polymers; Other Derivatives), Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018" defines and segments the acrylic acid and its derivatives market with analysis and forecasting of the global volume and revenue. Super absorbent polymers market is expected to...

2013-03-02 12:20:42

Leading Housewares Company Offers Kitchen Insights, Innovative Solutions ROSEMONT, Ill., March 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- World Kitchen, America's leading housewares company, forecasts kitchen and dinner table trends as the 2013 International Home and Housewares Show commences today in Chicago. Highlighting style and functionality, the family of World Kitchen brands delivers on-trend solutions to consumers this year. "A new year brings new trends in kitchen design and what's...

2013-02-23 23:01:01

Bawell brand ionizer brings to market a new machine encompassing the latest in water ionizer technology at price everyone can afford. Customers looking for the latest components and features like SMPS power, 7 plates, and dual filtration now have a new better choice from a trusted brand in the ionizer industry. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) February 23, 2013 The Bawell ionizer brand has brought to market the new water Fountain ionizing machine for lovers of alkaline ionized drinking water....

2013-02-21 00:20:56

TOKYO, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (hereinafter AGC) will newly set up a chemical strengthening facility for Dragontrail (TM), specialty glass used as cover glass for smart phones and tablet PCs, at its Kansai Plant in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. This new chemical strengthening facility can handle up to sixth-generation (1850mm x 1500mm) glass, enabling the efficient production of thinner next-generation touchscreens. Operation is scheduled to begin in March 2013....

Cloud Droplet Formation Rate Not Affected By Pollution
2013-02-19 05:21:23

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A little bit of oily and viscous organic material doesn't seem to matter much when it comes to forming the droplets that make up clouds. This is good news for reducing the uncertainty of climate model predictions. For accurate climate modeling, understanding cloud formation is essential. This understanding has to start with droplet formation, which occurs when water vapor is attracted to particles floating in the atmosphere. These...


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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