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MIT Algorithm Can Help Gauge The Best Way To Grab Space Debris

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Humans have thrown a lot of junk into space since the Space Race began in the late 1950s. NASA has an entire website devoted to the types and sizes of space trash orbiting the planet —...

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2014-09-11 23:06:54

Due to the strong product demand overseas, Delta T Systems has obtained a CE compliance rating ensuring that its Temperature Control Systems can be sold or used within the European Union. Richfield, WI (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Delta T Systems is pleased to announce that it has reached a new milestone in its product development and sales efforts. Due to the strong demand for its product overseas, the company initiated a CE compliance program aimed at insuring that its product offering...

2014-08-22 23:07:38

Bungajungle, a company from Chicago makes waves on Kickstarter with new non-magnetic magnetic smartmounts. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 A new Kickstarter project Bungajungle introduced 2 new mounts for mobile devices that are simultaneously magnetic and non-magnetic. Bungajungle’s Neutron products straddles the border surrounding the mysterious nature of the magnetic field. Their patent pending technology allows the magnets to do the work expected from a magnetic mount,...

2014-08-14 23:08:58

Lake Shore will showcase its vibrating sample magnetometers at the rare earth and permanent magnets exhibition. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Lake Shore Cryotronics, a leading innovator in solutions for measurement over a wide range of temperature and magnetic field conditions, announced today that it will be discussing magnetometer systems for characterization of magnetic materials during next week’s Rare Earth and Future Permanent Magnets (REPM) workshop in Annapolis, Md....

2014-08-08 12:22:45

DUBLIN, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Magnetic Materials (Automotive, Electronics, Energy Generation) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Magnetic materials are objects which produce a magnetic field. They include a wide variety of materials which are used in an extensive range of applications. Magnetic materials are majorly used in the production and...

2014-08-01 08:24:30

NEW YORK, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentum Press, a leader in concise and applied learning resources, is excited to announce its expansion into health, applied sciences and mathematics. Momentum Press will now be organized into four imprints: Momentum Press Engineering, Momentum Press Health, Momentum Press Applied Sciences, and Momentum Press Mathematics. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140730/130990 "Although we are expanding and our branding has been modernized, our core...

2014-07-16 16:24:37

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DE-STA-CO introduces a new electric pivot unit that is smaller and lighter than traditional pneumatic units, while providing uniform torque and enhanced versatility. The 98W Electric Pivot Unit enables manufacturers to add a pivot in tight spaces and gain better operational control of electrode tip dressers, clamps and other tools. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140716/127637 "With a pneumatic pivot unit, torque can...

Researchers Develop World's Most Sensitive Thermometer
2014-06-03 03:46:00

University of Adelaide University of Adelaide physics researchers have produced the world's most sensitive thermometer - three times more precise than the best thermometers in existence. Published in the journal Physical Review Letters, the researchers from the University's Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing (IPAS) report they have been able to measure temperature with a precision of 30 billionths of a degree. "We believe this is the best measurement ever made of...

2014-05-09 12:24:40

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Magnetic devices like hard drives, magnetic random access memories (MRAMs), molecular magnets, and quantum computers depend on the manipulation of magnetic properties. In an atom, magnetism arises from the spin and orbital momentum of its electrons. 'Magnetic anisotropy' describes how an atom's magnetic properties depend on the orientation of the electrons' orbits relative to the structure of a material. It also provides directionality and...

2014-04-09 16:27:46

OLD LYME, Conn., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some people seem to move ahead of others. They have a certain drive, a fire that lets them go further. They do what others don't do, and what nobody else has done before. For Sennheiser, these people have MOMENTUM. Together with Spotify, the audio specialist will introduce 100 sound stories from all over the world. Sennheiser will present videos that showcase the life and work of some of the world's most inspirational people, sharing...

2014-04-02 23:03:24

Oven Industries features a Temperature Controller with easy-to-use software. Mechanicsburg, PA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Oven Industries’ Model 5R7-350/347 is an economical thermal controller especially designed to operate with thermoelectric (Peltier effect) modules. Most of these modules may be operated in either a cooling mode or a heating mode depending on current direction. The 5R7-350/347 thermal controller may be field configured for either of these operating modes. These thermal...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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