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2014-05-19 23:12:59

Positive And Side Effects Of Sunlight On Human Body, a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers health benefits of sunlight, and negative effects of ultraviolet radiation on human body. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Positive And Side Effects Of Sunlight On Human Body, a new report created by Ryan Wright on the site Vkool.com shows health benefits of sunlight and side effects of ultraviolet radiation on human body. At the beginning of this report, people will discover positive...

2014-05-16 16:21:19

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has awarded ITT Space Systems LLC, a subsidiary of Exelis, Inc., of Fort Wayne, Indiana, a contract to provide the Radiation Budget Instrument (RBI), a scanning radiometer capable of measuring Earth's reflected sunlight and emitted thermal radiation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The cost-plus-award-fee contract with performance incentives has a contract value of approximately $208 million. This value...

2014-05-15 12:24:15

"Summer Sunlight Activities" and New Documentary Short Film Latest from Unilever Initiative to Take Small Steps Toward a Bright Future ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, Unilever is challenging families to create a brighter future while having fun together. Taking a cue from the optimistic outlook children have on the world, an interactive series of "Summer Sunlight Activities" and a new short film, "The Way Kids See It," are launching today to inspire families...

2014-05-06 08:35:12

CheapCaribbean.com Recognizes Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month in May PLANO, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month in May, the "Beach Vacation Experts" at CheapCaribbean.com have issued travel-focused tips for vacationers planning their summer beachside escapes. And while skin cancer is not the only danger of sun exposure - as ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause sunburns, wrinkles and damage to the eyes - it is one of the...

2014-05-05 23:09:43

Shade cloth helps greenhouse ventilation system realize maximum cooling efficiency during hot summer days – Gothic Arch Greenhouses provides solutions to cooling needs. Mobile, AL (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Sun scald and high temperatures damage tender indoor or greenhouse raised plants. To eliminate the threat of such damage growers must reduce strong ultraviolet sun rays and turn down summer heat. These can be expensive tasks depending on outside environmental conditions. While there are...

2014-05-05 08:30:22

For 24x7 Protection Against the Sun's Damaging Rays Professionally Installed Window Film Is Recommended WASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The same ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun that are harmful outdoors pass right through windows into offices, homes and cars. Experts say this is a serious contributor to people's daily accumulation of indoor ultraviolet exposure leading to skin cancer and photo aging. "If you're sitting next to a window with sunlight streaming in, you're...

2014-04-22 14:02:45

Many research projects study the effects of temperature and precipitation on the global distribution of plant and animal species. However, an important component of climate research, the UV-B radiation, is often neglected. The landscape ecologists from UFZ in collaboration with their colleagues from the Universities in Olomouc (Czechia), Halle and Lüneburg have processed UV-B data from the U.S. NASA space agency in such a way that they can be used to study the influence of UV-B radiation on...

2014-04-11 23:25:03

Animal shelters, zoos, and aquariums benefit from daylighting initiatives. Vista, CA (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Doesn’t everyone deserve daylight? Animal, plants and people all need natural light to survive and thrive. Few things say “Earth Day” the way daylight does – one company that is highly committed to changing the way we think about and use daylight is Solatube International, the worldwide leading manufacturer and marketer of Tubular Daylighting Devices (TDDs). In honor of...

2014-02-02 23:02:26

Curb mount applications of U.S. Sunlight solar attic fans and Skylight Tubes are the best solution in situations where deck mount installations are not ideal – flat roofs, metal roofs, tile roofs, etc. Incline Village, Nevada (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 U.S. Sunlight Solar Attic Fans and Skylight Tubes have been praised for the quality construction, effectiveness and innovation. For these reasons, U.S. Sunlight energy saving products are the choice for many contractors, remodelers,...

2014-01-27 23:27:35

UV Technologies, LLC announces the release of a trial version of popular iTanSmart® suntan app. iTanSmart takes the guess work out of sun exposure by alerting sun bathers when to get out of the sun before getting sunburn. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Taking chances with the sun's dangerous rays is no longer necessary with the introduction of iTanSmart. Most sunbathers use their reddened skin to tell them to seek shade but by that time the damage is already done. Half...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-08-22 13:30:39

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Honolulu Hawaii, during the month of March. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 48% efficient for the month, producing less than 50% of the month which is due to the large amount of daily cloud cover that is seen on the island during the early morning and...

Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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2012-05-12 09:22:57

Atlantis launched from Kennedy Space Center on November 3, 1994 at 11:59 AM EST and landed at Edwards AFB on November 14 at 7:33 AM PST. The shuttle orbited 174 times at an altitude of 164 nautical miles at an inclination of 57 degrees and travelled 4.5 million miles. The mission lasted 10 days, 22 hours, 34 minutes, and 2 seconds. This mission further advanced efforts to collect data about sun's energy output, chemical makeup of the Earth's middle atmosphere, and how these factors affect...

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin