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DSPanel, a leader in providing cutting edge visual business intelligence and mobile analysis, has been recognized by Gartner in two of their annual reports, the â€œWhoâ€™s Who in Interactive Visualization
Recognizing, rewarding and encouraging early-career scientists Clifton Park, New York (PRWEB) September 23, 2011 Kitware
New research opportunities emerge from instrument that immerses researchers in multi-dimensional information.
Insight Experience, a leading global provider of business simulations, is pleased to announce a suite of simulations designed to accelerate leadership development for leaders at all management
Taking land-use models out of the lab for a test drive with the people who live the models gives scientists a new way to develop possible future scenarios.
SEATTLE, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software, the global leader in rapid-fire business intelligence (BI) software, today announced that Tableau Public, its free data visualization and publishing service is now optimized for iPad users.
GREENBELT, Md., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA satellites beam data from space; now the Agency is beaming it straight to your iPad. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Software and media specialists at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., today released a new iPad app -- the NASA Visualization Explorer -- that allows users to easily interact with extraordinary images, video, and information about NASA's latest Earth science research.
Ptolemaic System -- The Ptolemaic system was a system to explain the motions of the heavens, espoused by Claudius Ptolemaeus in Almagest sometime around the second century, C.E., and accepted for over a thousand years by the vast majority of people to be the correct cosmological model. Unlike earlier systems (such as 'the stars move because that is the will of the gods', or the model of concentric spheres), the Ptolemaic model explained all phenomena in the sky, while holding to Plato's...
Geocentric Model -- The geocentric model of the cosmos is a paradigm which places the Earth at the center of the universe. Common in ancient Greece, it was believed by both Aristotle and Ptolemy. Most Greeks assumed that the Sun, Moon, stars, and planets orbit Earth. Similar ideas were held in ancient China. The geocentric model was gradually replaced by the heliocentric model of Copernicus and Galileo due to the simplicity and predictive accuracy of that newer model. In this model, a...
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