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2013-05-14 23:33:33

Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living will have a magnetic bracelet for pain relief at Calaveras Jumping Frog Jubilee May 16-19. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leader in innovative pain relief products, is excited to be at the Calaveras Jumping Frog Jubilee May 16-19 with magnetic bracelets for pain relief. Pain Free Living offers a pain relief demonstration taking only seconds. Superior Magnetics developed two lines of magnetic...

2013-05-14 23:28:21

Television program recognizes Reell's leadership in small package motion control. Saint Paul, MN (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Reell Precision Manufacturing, a world leader in small package position control, is proud to have been featured as the premier motion control provider on the television program "The World's Greatest". The program, which airs weekly on the Ion Television Network, showcases companies that are considered to be the best in their field. Reell was selected for its excellence in...

Researchers Find Earth Center Is 1800 Degrees Hotter Than Thought
2013-04-26 09:04:03

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The temperature near the Earth's core is approximately 10,800 degrees Fahrenheit [1] a team of scientists has determined. This is 1,800 degrees hotter than in a previous experiment conducted 20 years prior. The new measurements confirm geophysical models that the temperature difference between the solid core and the mantle above must be at least 1,500 degrees F to explain why the Earth has a magnetic field. The team was even able to...

How We Perceive Movement Through Space And Time Is Directly Connected
2013-03-13 21:50:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online From time immemorial, humans have grappled to understand the slippery notion of time, often drawing on familiar metaphors of physical motion such as “time flies” or “time marches on.” When Einstein published his paper on special relativity in 1905, he forever fused the notions of space and time into a single, mind-boggling, yet mathematically elegant, concept known as spacetime. Now, new research on the human...

Better Accuracy For Optical Strontium Clock
2013-01-03 11:30:03

Alpha Galileo Foundation PTB measures the influence of the ambient temperature on strontium atoms for the first time — measurement uncertainty reduced by one order of magnitude An optical clock with neutral strontium atoms is considered one of the top candidates for the definition of a "new" second. The probabilities have increased considerably, since its frequency will now be determined more accurately (probably by an order of magnitude). Scientists of the Physikalisch-Technische...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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