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2013-10-24 08:31:44

LONDON, October 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - Four filmmakers have won the chance to have their imagination made into a film - The public gets the chance to vote for a fifth film by visiting imaginationseries.com/vote [ C:\Users\TMullings\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.Outlook\6ZQC18AS\imaginationseries.com\vote ] BOMBAY SAPPHIRE(R), the world's fastest-growing major...

2013-10-23 23:27:27

With colored gemstones’ popularity on the rise, jewelry lovers look for the right shades to finish the year in style. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Since Pantone’s selection of emerald for Color of the Year in 2013, fashion enthusiasts have enjoyed the color’s namesake gemstone, but the announcement of nine seasonal colors introduces an array of new hues for jewelry lovers to mix and match this fall and winter. Earlier this year, Bizmology reported an increase in...

2013-10-07 23:30:04

The owners of Sapphire Bay Car Wash installed a Full Color LED Sign to further enhance the unique tropical island experience of their car wash attraction. Gastonia, NC (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 When car owners pull into the lot at Sapphire Bay Car Wash, they are transported to a tropical island experience complete with an underwater adventure right in their own car. They are greeted by waving palm trees and a friendly island staff. Now, car owners are welcomed to the island by a radiant...

2013-09-23 04:21:55

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrities, wardrobe stylists, and fashion bloggers admired jewelry from Abellan New York at StyleLab's Jewelry Event for the 65(th) Annual Primetime Emmy Awards last week in Beverly Hills. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130923/AQ84275) Celebrities including Sherri Saum ("The Fosters"), Sufe Bradshaw ("Veep"), Retta ("Parks & Recreation"), Rich Sommer ("Mad Men"), Emily Bergl ("Blue Jasmine"), Lorna Scott ("True Blood"),...

2013-08-25 23:02:05

Suunto Ambit 2 Sapphire was voted the best GPS watch of 2013 by the testers at the Heart RAte Watch Company and until August 31st you can get one with a complementary $119 Goal Zero Guide 10 Plus Mobile kit solar charger, but hurry supplies are limited. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 Suunto Ambit 2 Sapphire was rated the best GPS watch of 2013 by the Heart Rate Watch Company and until August 31st, 2013 it is on sale with a $119 Goal Zero Guide 10 Plus Mobile kit solar charging kit...

2013-08-14 12:23:39

DALLAS, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is by Lorraine DePasque for the American Gem Trade Association: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130814/DC62947) To say that Christine Marzano has an eclectic list of accomplishments is, to be sure, an understatement. The talented young actress is a Princeton University graduate, a former print and runway fashion model, and an alumnus of London's Shakespeare Conservatory, parlaying that study into roles for...

2013-08-13 08:21:11

New technology allows process even more difficult than glass-to-glass welding, expanding the ways in which industries can take advantage of the versatile and popular sapphire TAMPERE, Finland, Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Primoceler (http://www.primoceler.com), a microfabrication company specializing in laser micro welding and scribing of transparent materials, has developed the first sapphire-to-sapphire welding process. "At Primoceler, we constantly expand technological...

2013-07-30 08:22:49

USDA and Sapphire Energy Partnership Demonstrates Effective Use of Taxpayer Money and U.S. Technology Leadership SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapphire Energy, Inc. today announced it has paid off the entire loan guarantee awarded to the company by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In Dec. 2009, the company was awarded a $54.5 million loan guarantee through the Biorefinery Assistance Program, administered by the USDA Rural Development-Cooperative Service, to build a...

2013-07-18 23:20:43

The Suunto Ambit 2 Sapphire is on offer with a complimentary $119 Goal Zero Guide 10 Plus Mobile Kit solar charger through July 31st at the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Suunto Ambit 2 Sapphire is on sale with the offer of a complimentary Goal Zero Guide 10 Solar recharging kit, valued at $119, through July 31st at the Heart Rate Watch Company. "Every purchaser will receive a complimentary Goal Zero Guide 10 Plus Mobile Kit through July 31st," says...

2013-07-16 08:23:33

Companies Partner to Commercialize Hydrothermal Treatment Technology Used to Upgrade Algae into Crude Oil SAN DIEGO and MUNICH, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapphire Energy, Inc., one of the world leaders in algae-based Green Crude oil production, and the technology company The Linde Group today announced they will expand their partnership to commercialize a new industrial scale conversion technology needed to upgrade algae biomass into crude oil. Together, the companies will...


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2005-05-26 11:05:25

Corundum is the crystalline form of aluminium oxide and one of the rock-forming minerals. Corundum is naturally clear, but can have different colors when impurities are added. Transparent specimens are used as gems, called ruby if red, while all other colors are called sapphire. The word corundum comes from the Hindi kurand. The oxygen atoms in corundum are arranged in a hexagonal close-packing, with the smaller aluminium atoms occupying 2/3 of the octahedral gaps. The coordination of the...

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