Latest Rope Stories

2010-11-30 09:50:00

In the wild, how does a snake climb a vertical surface without slipping? An examination involving boa constrictors is published by University of Cincinnati researchers.

2010-11-22 09:25:29

Princeton researchers use robotics and high-speed cameras to examine engineering principles behind common game.

2010-11-11 09:00:00


2010-09-25 01:41:29

EUREKA project E! 4104 ECOPROMAT has developed a novel and environmentally-friendly type of matting for use in protection against the spread of contagious animal diseases such as avian influenza, and for routine hygiene in animal and food production.

2010-07-26 11:50:00

FRANKLIN, Mass., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Berry Plastics is pleased to announce the distribution of its new "Pom-Pom Ropes" and "Sorbent Booms," manufactured under the brand name of X-Sorbs.

2010-04-19 08:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc. (NAT, OTC Bulletin Board: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) conducted full scale commercial processing trials in Germany, that were then replicated at the G.J. Littlewood & Son processing facility in Pennsylvania.

2010-03-31 08:00:00

VASTERAS, Sweden, March 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Press Invitation to a New Guinness World Record Attempt in the Category of "Fastest 100 Metre Rap Jumping" 2010, Vasteras, Sweden Swedish adventurer Tony Berglund will run down the wall of a skyscraper on May 8 2010 in central Vasteras 100 km west of Stockholm, Sweden.

2009-11-17 09:36:51

Researchers from Arizona State University have discovered that several species of microbes (cyanobacteria), at least one found prominently in the deserts of the Southwest, have evolved the trait of rope-building to lasso shifting soil substrates.

2009-10-14 01:00:00

HESHAN, China, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- HESHAN YIN YU LIGHT-DECORATION LTD is notifying consumers that the flexible light product identified below may have improper internal connections.

2009-09-24 09:00:00

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that rope using its super-strength, lightweight Spectra(R) fiber is being used by the U.S.

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