Latest Physical quantities Stories

2011-08-29 21:02:58

In their search for smaller, faster information-storage devices, physicists have been exploring ways to encode magnetic data using electric fields.

2011-08-01 14:36:30

Computer files that allow us to watch videos, store pictures, and edit all kinds of media formats are nothing else but streams of "0" and "1" digital data, that is, bits and bytes.

2011-07-25 09:30:00

With Radio Ads, Go60MPG Highlights How Strong Fuel Efficiency Standards Would Create Jobs, Save Consumers at the Gas Pump, Reduce Dependence on Foreign Oil Washington, July, 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With a decision imminent from the Obama Administration on new fuel efficiency and emissions standards for 2017-2025 vehicles, Go60MPG is launching a radio advertising campaign encouraging Americans to deliver the message to the White House that the best way to offer relief at the gas...

2011-07-05 15:28:00

KENOSHA, Wis., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The TechAngle Electronic Torque Wrench from Snap-on Industrial now comes with a new cycle-counting feature which gives critical industries important information to help track required calibration cycles of torque-measuring instruments. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110705/CG30466) Designed to do the work of four torque wrenches, the TechAngle Electronic Torque Wrench allows users to set the torque value in Newton meters, foot pounds,...

2011-06-22 13:49:19

In a recent publication in Physical Review Letters, physicists at the University of Arizona propose a way to translate the elusive magnetic spin of electrons into easily measurable electric signals.

2011-06-14 09:00:00

LANCASTER, Pa., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermacore (www.thermacore.com), a leading provider of advanced thermal solutions, announced today that it recently delivered Constant Conductance Heat Pipes (CCHPs) to NASA in support of the agency's Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission, as well as high thermally conductive k-Core® structural components for the agency's Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIRS) program supporting the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM).

2011-06-09 09:17:30

The plane takes off from Munich in bright weather, temperature 10 degrees Celsius, and lands in Anchorage, Alaska, in driving snow, temperature minus 15.

2011-06-01 17:12:00

LAS VEGAS, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fuelshark(TM), a compact, easy to use fuel saving device that guarantees to take a bite out of your fuel bills by increasing MPG up to 10% or more is now available to long-suffering motorists. Independent tests by various TV news stations such as WTAE, ABC Pittsburgh (http://www.wtae.com/r/27678199/detail.html) have shown that the Fuelshark(TM), from Direct Brands LLC, can significantly reduce fuel consumption in gas and diesel engines - providing...

2011-05-26 08:00:00

DETROIT, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With Americans paying an average of $1 more per gallon of gasoline than a year ago, many drivers are looking for ways to improve their fuel economy during the Memorial Day weekend - the unofficial start of the summer driving season.

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