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MIT Researchers Developing Flexible, Form-Fitting Next-Generation Spacesuit

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A next-gen, skintight spacesuit that would improve astronaut mobility, provide support and reduce mass in comparison to current gas-pressurized models is in the works at MIT, officials the...

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2014-09-19 20:22:57

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- uBreakiFix, an international consumer electronics repair company with 88 operating locations and counting, breaks the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on the day of release. The company set out to determine how durable Apple's latest iPhones are using a series of tests including a steel ball drop test. Based on these tests, the company predicts that the iPhone 6 may be slightly less durable than predecessors. Apple announced the iPhone 6 and...

2014-09-19 20:22:52

ID Experts Selected for Innovating with Software that Simplifies the Management of Security and Privacy Incidents Involving Regulated Data SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Security and privacy incidents have become an everyday occurrence in industries that hold sensitive customer and patient information--referred to as regulated data. Managing data breach risks and staying in compliance with breach laws can be overwhelming, time-consuming, and prone to human error....

2014-09-19 20:22:12

Many medical specialists have difficulties properly diagnosing hernias, which is why the technological skill of the West's leading hernia expert is invaluable to those suffering from abdominal issues. LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the only surgeon in the Western U.S. specializing in treating abdominal hernias, Dr. Shirin Towfigh has only been getting busier. It's not hard to see why. With obesity on the rise, abdominal issues like hernias have also been on the increase. Yet,...

2014-09-19 20:22:06

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pharmaceutical executive in the market research function came to Best Practices, LLC with three issues he wanted the research and consulting firm to explore: -- The use of external personnel (especially for secondary research) to maximize efficiency and maintain a lean internal headcount in the face of increased workload -- Automation of market research processes for efficient report generation and better...

2014-09-19 20:21:33

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CDNPAL Media Network has released NginAd 1.0 OpenRTB Open Source Ad Server. NginAd ad server allows publishers and ad networks to leverage the power of programmatic Real Time Bidding (RTB) based advertising without using a hosted ad exchange. NginAd ad server is an open source product licensed under the GPL version 3 license and hosted on Github in the CDNPAL public source code account. NginAd uses the OpenRTB programmatic advetising...

2014-09-19 20:21:30

Keynote Talks from a Trove of Internet Marketing Industry Leaders and a Special Performance from Donny Osmond LAS VEGAS, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMPACT14, the annual Internet Marketing Association (IMA) conference, will again be ending on a high note this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147346 Singer, actor, and dancer Donny Osmond will close the event Friday, September 26, with an intimate Q&A style interview about his life, the influence of Michael Jackson, the...

2014-09-19 20:20:33

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Autohaus on Edens is proud to announce that the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is now available on its lot, and car buyers in the Northbrook area are invited to visit the lot to take a closer look. While this four-door sedan has a stylish, sleek body style that will turn heads, it also has one of the best fuel economy ratings in its class. With elegance, sophistication and raw power in an intelligent design, drivers are...

2014-09-19 20:20:28

Billings MT Area Order Ford Models Online BILLINGS, Mont., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Billings area can rejoice, Bob Smith Motors has an incredible new service which aims to streamline the vehicle purchasing process like never before. So if one is in the market for a brand new Ford vehicle, then look no further, the answer is at Bob Smith Motors. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140919/147317 From the Bob Smith Motors website, vehicular purchasing has...

2014-09-19 20:20:24

DUBLIN, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vmhdvg/global_auto) has announced the addition of the "Global Auto Storage Battery Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vmhdvg/global_auto ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global Auto Storage Battery Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on...

2014-09-19 20:20:20

ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Altima has been one of the top-selling models in the Nissan lineup for many years, and many vehicle buyers are drawn to the combination of style and quality in this popular sedan. Recently, Arlington Nissan has added the new 2015 Nissan Altima to its inventory. With its great features and benefits, it gives car buyers in Arlington Heights and surrounding communities plenty to buzz about. Innovation and Performance With an...


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Mount Erebus
2014-08-19 09:49:48

Mount Erebus is an active volcano that can be found on Ross Island in Antarctica. It is the second largest volcano in Antarctica, reaching a height of 12,448 feet. Sir James Clark Ross discovered it in 1841 in mid-eruption and named it and another volcano Mount Erebus and Mount Terror, after two of his ships. The first people to climb the volcano and reach its summit were part of Sir Ernest Shackleton's party, including Professor Edgeworth David, Jameson Adams, and Dr. Eric Marshall. Mount...

Atari Lynx
2014-07-15 14:42:15

The Atari Lynx is a handheld gaming console released in September 1989, by the Atari Corporation. It was the first handheld to feature a color LCD screen. The Lynx (Handy Game) was originally developed by Epyx in 1987, but the company had financial troubles and agreed to have Atari handle production and marketing of the system. In 1991, Atari re-released the Lynx with improved hardware, longer battery life, and a sleeker look. Known as the Lynx II, it had rubber hand grips, a stereo...

The History of Mobile Phone Technology
2014-07-14 13:56:38

Smartphones and feature phones are as common now as traditional landline phones were for decades. These handheld devices are so popular that many homes now only use mobile phones, increasingly pushing landline devices into the obsolete category. But while the popularity of mobile connectivity is vast today, it is still a very young technology when compared to its landline counterparts, which have been in existence since the mid-1800s. To be clear, the history of the mobile phone focuses on...

The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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