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2014-07-15 23:09:26

A New Breed of Musical Instrument Using All Elements of the Acoustic Piano to Augment Digitally Generated Sounds, Without Traditional Speakers and Amps Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Yamaha today introduced the U1TA, the world’s first acoustic upright piano capable of sounding like a concert grand piano—and much, much more. Dubbed the “TransAcoustic,” the U1TA represents a new breed of musical instrument that uses all elements of the acoustic piano to augment digitally...

2014-07-03 23:02:18

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Organ Preservation Solutions Market: Global Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/organ-preservation-solutions.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Transparency Market Research announced its new report on the Organ Preservation Solutions market that was first valued at USD 0.06 billion in 2012....

Koalas Have A Unique Organ That Allows Mating Calls Similar To Elephants
2013-12-03 04:59:44

[ Watch the Video: Belching For The Ladies, Koala-Style ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Koalas have the appearance of a living teddy bear, inviting many of us to assume they are cute and placid. When mating season starts, however, the males produce a bellow that defies their size and cuteness. As the males inhale, they make a sound somewhat like a creaky door, according to National Geographic reporter Ed Yong. Exhalations sound more like someone belching,...

2013-09-13 23:24:46

Advanced Tissue Services (ATS) has signed into a partnership with an industry-leading organ bank, allowing for access to more than 50 recovery organizations. By partnering with this organization, which ATS has been asked to not disclose, the company will have further access to a greater amount of human tissue and whole organs which will prove integral to research, education, and development. Oro Valley, Arizona (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Advanced Tissue Services (ATS) has signed into a...

2012-06-12 23:00:22

JAV Recordings, a music label that specializes in recording the pipe organ, has released one of the first audiophile high resolution surround sound recordings of a pipe organ (96khz/24bit, Multichannel 5.1) that is also available as an internet download. The recording features Frederick Teardo in his first solo recording playing a historic Johann Andreas Silbermann instrument in Strasbourg, France New York, NY (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Dr. Frederick Teardo, a 31 year old rising star in the...

2012-01-10 08:00:00

The Biology Website EurekaMag.com publishes insights into all areas of biological and health science. The latest insights cover the Digestive System which consists of a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting tube from the mouth to the anus, and the Nervous System which is is an organ system containing a network of neurons that coordinate the actions of an organism and transmit signals between different parts of its body. The insight into Photosynthesis covers the chemical process...

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2010-10-13 11:11:56

A study of peptide hormones in the brain of a seemingly primitive flatworm reveals the surprising complexity of its nervous system and opens up a new approach for combating a major parasitic disease, researchers report. The study appears in the open-access journal PLoS Biology. The planarian flatworm, Schmidtea mediterranea, is perhaps best known for its prodigious powers of regeneration. Cut it in half (lengthwise or crosswise) and each fragment will regrow its missing parts, including its...

2009-12-09 09:00:00

Nebraska Family's Story Comes Alive in Floragraph OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tiff and Barb Varney were proud when their son Thomas Varney V, affectionately known as "Moose," came home with a red heart sticker attached to his Nebraska driver's license, indicating he'd made the decision to become an organ donor. Little did the Varney's know that fate would soon step in, allowing Moose to carry out his wishes. At the age of 21, Moose Varney suffered a tragic gunshot...

2009-08-28 10:27:11

Salpinx, barbiton, aulos, syrinx.Never heard them? Never heard of them? Neither had anyone else, for centuries. Until now.These were all musical instruments, familiar to ancient civilizations but long since forgotten.Ancient instruments can be lost because they are too difficult to build, or too difficult to play, but they can be heard again thanks to the ASTRA (Ancient instruments Sound/Timbre Reconstruction Application) team. These researchers accomplish this feat using computer modeling...


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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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