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2013-10-10 13:46:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A group of Canadian researchers says they’ve finally figured out why icicles grow with those characteristic ripples. The answer, they say, is the amount of impurities in the water, particularly salt. Experimental physicist Stephen Morris and PhD candidate Antony Szu-Han Chen say they were intrigued by the way ripples consistently grow on icicles, regardless of geographic location or how large the spear becomes. After growing 67...

2013-10-07 23:30:04

The owners of Sapphire Bay Car Wash installed a Full Color LED Sign to further enhance the unique tropical island experience of their car wash attraction. Gastonia, NC (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 When car owners pull into the lot at Sapphire Bay Car Wash, they are transported to a tropical island experience complete with an underwater adventure right in their own car. They are greeted by waving palm trees and a friendly island staff. Now, car owners are welcomed to the island by a radiant...

2013-09-18 23:31:57

Twin vertical tanks produce drier air to end user. Willowbrook, IL (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 15 years ago, Mike Nick purchased a rotary screw compressor for his manufacturing facility. Rotary screw compressors were still fairly new. Mike bought the compressor, tank and dryer and when they were delivered, Mike thought these components should be part of one piece of equipment. So he built an integrated system for himself. The next time he was visited by the compressor representative, Mike...

2013-09-16 23:18:09

A Connecticut-based company will now sell permanent dermal fillers on its new website. Bridgeport, CT (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Representatives with PMMA.com announced today that it will now sell permanent dermal fillers on its new website. Stephanie Gering, spokesperson for PMMA.com explained that the company has a completely new portfolio of dermal fillers, where visitors to the website can compare it to Artefill. “Customers will also find that our prices are a fraction of...

2013-09-12 23:21:38

Transparency Market Research published new "Global Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Value Chain Market Analysis (Ethylene, PET, PET Packaging) – Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Growth And Forecast, 2010 – 2016" market research report to its report store. Browse the report with TOC, visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/pet-polyethylene-terephthalate-and-pet-packaging-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 According to a new market...


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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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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