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airship
2015-02-14 10:41:17

85 years ago, as if to prove that for scientists the world really is your Lab, one particular experiment saw science go weird. As part of this strange steampunk-type research, the captain of a British Airship, the R100, stuck a rubber-gloved hand holding a Vaseline-smeared Petri dish out of the airship’s window. This captain, Squadron Leader Ralph Sleigh Booth, was catching spores – Wheat Rust spores to be precise.

2015-02-06 23:02:05

MATCOR, Inc., the trusted full-service provider of proprietary cathodic protection products, systems, and corrosion engineering solutions, announces the opening of a new office in Ahmedabad, India.

2015-01-29 20:21:34

DALLAS, January 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds 2015 Market Research Report on Global Anti Rust Paint Industry report of 155 pages providing 30 global

2015-01-16 23:00:32

MATCOR, Inc. is the trusted full-service provider of proprietary cathodic protection products, systems and corrosion engineering solutions.

Siberian slippery jack
2014-12-13 11:06:51

Montana State University researcher Cathy Cripps hopes she's found another solution to the pine beetle infestation in the Rocky Mountains and Pacific Northwest.

2014-11-04 23:02:31

MATCOR Corrosion Experts to Discuss "Continuous MMO Wire Deep Well Anode System" and "Pipeline Integrity Management – an International Overview.” CORCON 2014 takes place at

2014-10-01 16:20:41

MADISON, Ind., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to lift maintenance and durability, rust is the enemy.

coffee rust
2014-09-30 07:19:11

We hope you were able to take advantage of one of the many free National Coffee Day giveaways on Monday, because ecologists report that a fungus has been sweeping across plantations in Mexico and Central America, limiting coffee production and forcing price increases in the process.

Lemon juice for space designers
2014-09-19 03:00:38

Corrosion resistance and high strength put stainless steel high on the list of essential materials for satellite and rocket designers. Now ESA plans to investigate an alternative, environmental-friendly method of readying this important metal.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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