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2013-09-17 23:30:06

Humans are not immune to this seasonal change and as a result suffer from a multitude of ill effects including Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). SoLux lighting provides the closest simulation of daylight in a man-made source to help reverse the effects of reduced daylight exposure. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Between September and April in the Northern Hemisphere certain people who are light sensitive start experiencing something called the winter blues. Seasonal Affective...

2013-09-16 23:22:28

The Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) wants to let the Canadian public know there is a difference between professional indoor tanning facilities and self-serve and home tanning equipment. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Almost anything we experience in life can be dangerous if used improperly, and indoor tanning is no exception. That’s why JCTA professional indoor tanning facilities promote a balanced message about indoor tanning, educate their patrons about the potential...

2013-08-28 23:23:47

It just doesn’t make sense to use sunscreens daily, according to the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA). Chemical sunscreen is an important product for outdoor sun care and sunburn prevention, but using chemical sunscreen appropriately is equally as important. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Would you use cough syrup daily to help you stay healthy? Of course you wouldn’t. So, why are people encouraged to use sunscreen every day, rain or shine, summer or winter, no matter...

2013-07-12 23:31:24

Always Apply Sunscreen before Going Outdoors in Daytime, Announces Water and Health Advocate Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 In our changing global environment, reports water and dehydration researcher Sharon Kleyne, sunscreen has become indispensable. According to Kleyne, sunscreen is no longer just for the summer beach. Kleyne recommends always applying sunscreen, summer or winter, before venturing outdoors in daytime. Sharon Kleyne is Founder of Bio-Logic Aqua...

2013-06-30 23:01:15

The Department of Education (DOE) of Hawaii has chosen the 20 watt solar attic fans by U.S. Sunlight and the 14” Spectrum Skylight Tubes as part of the renovation of two schools in Oahu, Hawaii. Incline Village, Nevada (PRWEB) June 30, 2013 In the spring of 2013, U.S. Sunlight released a new addition to their award winning solar attic fans, the 9920TR, a 20 watt solar attic fan capable of ventilating up to 2400 sq. ft. With the improved black solar panel for a camouflaged appearance,...

2013-06-27 23:44:35

Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) recommends indoor tanning before outdoor sun exposure. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 It’s a classic debate that heats up this time of year as the warmest months arrive and cooped-up Canadians start thinking of fun in the sun — how much time in the sun is too much? While there are some who argue that any amount of tanning is evidence of skin damage and should be avoided at all costs, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) advocates a...

2013-06-25 23:26:22

Protecting skin from sun damage is like stretching before a workout: people know it’s the right thing to do, they just don’t want to do it. Columbia Healing Cream is a potent solution to help those that have been "burned" by the sun. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 It’s now the heat of the summer, the time of the year to shed the shoes and winter coat and go outside and bask in the beautiful weather. But too much of a good thing can do serious damage — it’s important to take...

2013-06-18 23:19:01

As Canadians try to make the most of our notoriously short summer, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) is reminding sun lovers to tan responsibly. The association, which represents professional tanning salons across the country, is offering educational advice to coincide with Tan Awareness Week, which runs from June 17 to 21. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 As Canadians try to make the most of our notoriously short summer, the Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA) is...

2013-06-13 23:21:47

Oro Gold Cosmetics, a leader of the skincare industry, has combined the benefits of its unique 24K nano gold technology with the powerful UV protection of titanium dioxide to create new 24K Gold Mousse Perfecting Foundation. This product helps reduce and repair the signs of aging, especially fine lines and wrinkles caused by ultraviolet radiation, the number one cause of skin aging. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Oro Gold Cosmetics, an innovative skin care company, has...

2013-06-13 23:03:19

National Daylight Appreciation Day (June 21, 2013) was created as a way to increase awareness about the benefits of incorporating daylight in all aspects of our lives. Since daylight is free and energy efficient (no electric lights needed), there is a movement afoot to incorporate it everywhere from homes and offices to colleges, universities and schools. Vista, Calif. (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Who doesn´t love bright sunny rooms in their home? Well, what about classrooms, where kids spend...


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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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