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Final Joplin Tornado Report Issued By NIST
2014-03-31 13:56:17

NIST The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released the final report on its technical investigation into the impacts of the May 22, 2011, tornado that struck Joplin, Mo. The final report is strengthened by clarifications and supplemental text suggested by organizations and individuals from across the nation in response to the request for comments on the draft Joplin report, released Nov. 21, 2013. The revisions did not alter the investigation team's major...

2013-12-07 23:02:13

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp attempts to submit an invention, Home tornado Safety Alarm, to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 Tornados can come on quickly, striking without much warning. To make sure that you aren't caught unawares by one, an inventor from New Sharon, Iowa, developed the Home Tornado Safety Alarm. The system immediately alerts the occupants of the building of a coming tornado. This ensures that occupants have ample time to get to the...

2013-11-12 23:29:23

Proven to withstand some of the harshest weather on earth, resilient construction technology is now available to builders in hazard-prone coastal areas and "tornado alley" in the US. For over 13 years, Philippines homes built with patented building technology have endured multiple annual storms and typhoons like the recent Typhoon Haiyan. Gulf Shores, Alabama (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Riji Dixon, CEO of newly formed Defender Homes, Inc., recently acquired the exclusive US...

2013-06-11 23:31:05

Collaborative research organization TNO program will leverage the advantages of Tornado´s patented High Throughput Virtual Slit (HTVS) for the benefit of medical research. Eindhoven, Netherlands and Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Tornado Spectral Systems (TSS) has become a partner in TNO´s Van ℠t Hoff research program, which will benefit from the use of Tornado´s high-performance spectrometer and hyper-spectral imaging products. The Van ℠t Hoff program is a...

2013-04-12 23:02:30

Raima, a premium provider of high performance database technology, today announced that its RDM Embedded Database has been selected by General Dynamics UK as the database software for the Tactical Information Exchange Capability (TIEC) Programme and the Future Lynx Tactical Data Link Independent Sub-system (TDLIS). Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 General Dynamics UK was selected in 2004 to work in partnership with BAE Systems to provide Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 with battlespace...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.