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2013-11-19 23:34:56

Recently, iFitDress.comhas unveiled its fresh collection of sapphire blue wedding dresses. What’s more, all these new products are now available at discounted prices, up to 43% off. (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Recently, iFitDress.com, the distinguished wedding dress manufacturer, has unveiled its fresh collection of sapphire blue wedding dresses. What’s more, all these new products are now available at discounted prices, up to 43% off. According to the CEO of the company, the special...

Apple To Open Arizona Plant To Produce Sapphire Components
2013-11-05 09:49:59

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple will be expanding its American manufacturing to Mesa, Arizona, where it will produce sapphire components for its exclusive line of products. According to GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (GTAT), Apple had penned a deal to pay it $578 million to supply equipment for the production of high quality sapphire materials for its iPhones and other devices. Sapphire is already used to cover the camera lens and TouchID sensors in the...

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...

2013-08-25 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...


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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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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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