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2010-11-10 07:10:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Heaven at the End of Science: An Argument for a New Worldview of Hope, by Philip Mereton, takes a fresh and bold look at the debate between science and religion -- and attempts to go farther than any other book to unite them. Instead of trying to show that religion is wrong because science is better at finding truth, or that science must be wrong because it leaves out God, this new book shows that if we eliminate the unnecessary assumptions of...

2010-10-26 21:43:00

MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigmetrix, the company that revolutionized the mechanical variation and tolerance analysis software space, announced today the availability of its CETOL 6 Sigma Version 8.2 software for CATIA, Pro/ENGINEER, and SolidWorks CAD systems. Version 8.2 includes all of the powerful, next-generation features of the CETOL 6 Sigma re-architecture which expands precision assembly engineering all the way from early concept design through inspection, enabling...

2010-10-04 11:30:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUN, Inc., a world leader in real-time enterprise network surveillance solutions, today announced the release of its new and powerful Alpine software for its network appliances. With this announcement, NIKSUN takes another step forward in delivering smart, innovative, state-of-the-art technology ready to combat cyber security threats, provide end-to-end surveillance, and deliver value to its customers by leveraging Web 2.0 technologies for a rich...

2010-09-17 13:56:41

Terrorist networks are complex. Now, a mathematical analysis of their properties published this month in the International Journal of Networking and Virtual Organisations, suggests that the best way to fight them is to isolate the hubs within the network rather than trying to destroy the network as a whole through short-term battles. According to Philip Vos Fellman a Lecturer at Suffolk University, Boston, and member of the New England Complex Systems Institute, USA, tools used to analyze...

2010-07-25 23:01:00

SEATTLE, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software today announced explosive growth in the use of Tableau Public. Launched in February, the company's product lets bloggers and publishers tell stories with data on the web. To date, people have made over 4.5 million visits to web pages enabled with Tableau Public's interactive visualizations, or vizes. This includes news sites like USA Today, blogs like Infectious Greed and websites like Maplight.org. (Logo:...

2010-06-28 10:08:00

GREENBELT, Md., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. recently introduced the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS), an integrated set of supercomputing, visualization, and data interaction technologies that will enhance agency capabilities in weather and climate prediction research. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) "The NASA Center for...

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2010-06-02 09:25:00

Debuting in spring 2010, the NASA Center for Climate Simulation (NCCS) is the new name for a Goddard Space Flight Center organization that has provided supercomputing resources to NASA scientists and engineers for over 25 years. "Computation here at Goddard is primarily to create datasets and make them available for science researchers around the world," said Phil Webster, chief of Goddard's Computational and Information Sciences and Technology Office, which includes NCCS. With climate and...

2010-05-19 10:00:00

MCLEAN, Va. and CARY, N.C., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrifuge Systems, Inc., a leading provider of next-generation Business Intelligence (BI) software, and Saffron Technology, Inc., a data analytics software firm providing associative-memory-based Experience Management solutions, today jointly announced they are partnering to deliver a graphical, highly interactive streaming data analytics and Business Intelligence solution for enterprises worldwide. Both Saffron and Centrifuge were...

2010-05-17 08:06:00

RICHARDSON, Texas, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hive Group today announces the release of Honeycomb Rich 5.8, launching a new set of innovations that advance visualization into operational contexts. The Hive Group, already recognized for its world-class treemapping environments, now offers a broadened visual experience through a series of new interfaces and capabilities: Live Geospatial Integration: Embed Honeycomb alongside satellite mapping services to pinpoint global assets. Conversely,...

2010-04-16 08:00:00

SEATTLE, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- After hosting its sold-out TEDx Seattle event today, the University of Washington's Master of Communication in Digital Media (MCDM) is making its own mark on the merging of technology, entertainment and design by launching a collaborative technology platform known as The Media Space, while also honoring a local data visualization company as the first recipient of the University's "Digital Disrupter" award. The Media Space is where MCDM students, faculty...


Latest Scientific modeling Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

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...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

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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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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