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2010-01-27 16:00:00

Laundry detergent manufacturers are rolling out a new generation of products aimed at making cleaning more efficient and environmentally friendly, according to an article in the current issue of Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), ACS' weekly newsmagazine. C&EN Assistant Managing Editor Michael McCoy points out in the cover story that this trend in innovative fabric cleaning products is occurring despite a rocky economy in 2009, which led to sales declines for premium laundry...

2010-01-20 07:00:00

CINCINNATI, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, Tide unveiled its new advertising campaign entitled "Style is an Option. Clean is Not." The multi-faceted campaign communicates a new advertising message for one of the largest Procter & Gamble brands in North America: Tide celebrates the expression of personal style and helps to give people everywhere a sense of pride and dignity when they walk out the door knowing that what they wear is clean. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2010-01-07 06:45:00

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new nonfiction book, "Coping Successfully with Changing Tides and Winds: A Neurosurgeon's Compass" (published by iUniverse), author Dr. Jack Kushner recounts his impressive autobiography as a doctor and financial expert while also recommending some time-proven counsel for surviving as well as succeeding in this rapidly changing economy. From college as a student of history in Tulane University to a summer in Panama studying tropical medicine at...

2009-12-10 09:55:00

The Mediterranean Sea was filled with water in only two years after a huge flood 5.33 million years ago, says a new study published on Wednesday. Sea water poured in through the Strait of Gibraltar at a pace three times faster than the current of the Amazon River, wrote the report, available in the journal Nature. 5.6 million years ago the Mediterranean Sea was detached from the world's oceans and was practically without water due to evaporation, the study wrote. "The Atlantic waters found a...

2009-11-18 07:25:00

A new study finds that a species of sea star stays cool using a strategy never before seen in the animal kingdom. The sea stars soak up cold sea water into their bodies during high tide as buffer against potentially damaging temperatures brought about by direct sunlight at low tide. "Sea stars were assumed to be at the mercy of the sun during low tide," said the study's lead author, Sylvain Pincebourde of François Rabelais University in Tours, France. "This work shows that...

2009-11-11 06:00:00

CINCINNATI, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Tide introduces the Tide Stain Brain, a downloadable application through which consumers can conveniently find and share solutions for stains that happen at home and on the go. Cold water or warm? Blot or soak? Now users can get answers before stains have a chance to set! The free application allows consumers to search for quick, step-by-step cleaning instructions from the experts at Tide -- and the laundry rooms of people across America. For those...

2009-10-29 08:39:10

An international team of environmental scientists led by the University of Pennsylvania has shown that sea-level rise, at least in North Carolina, is accelerating. Researchers found 20th-century sea-level rise to be three times higher than the rate of sea-level rise during the last 500 years. In addition, this jump appears to occur between 1879 and 1915, a time of industrial change that may provide a direct link to human-induced climate change. The results appear in the current issue of the...

2009-09-02 13:50:03

Persistent winds and a weakened current in the Mid-Atlantic contributed to higher than normal sea levels along the Eastern Seaboard in June and July, according to a new NOAA technical report. After observing water levels six inches to two feet higher than originally predicted, NOAA scientists began analyzing data from select tide stations and buoys from Maine to Florida and found that a weakening of the Florida Current Transport"”an oceanic current that feeds into the Gulf...

2009-08-20 12:35:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross has advice and safety tips for anyone planning a trip to the beach along the U.S. East Coast this weekend as experts predict Hurricane Bill may cause dangerous waves and rip tides along the shore. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) Hurricane Bill is currently a Category Three storm with winds blowing up to 125 mph, and experts say the storm could strengthen over the open Atlantic. The...

2009-02-23 12:50:00

Fashionable Apparel Brand The Limited Showcases Benefits of New Tide(R) and Downy(R) Total Care(TM) CINCINNATI, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognized industry leaders in fabric care, Procter & Gamble's Tide(R) and Downy(R) brands continue to blur the lines between fashion and laundry products by launching a new partnership with women's apparel retailer, The Limited, an affiliate of Sun Capital. Beginning February 23rd, this partnership will celebrate new Tide and Downy Total Care's...

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

The Moon -- natural satellite of a planet, in particular, the single natural satellite of the earth. The Earth-Moon System The moon is the earth's nearest neighbor in space. In addition to its proximity, the moon is also exceptional in that it is quite massive compared to the earth itself, the ratio of their masses being far larger than the similar ratios of other natural satellites to the planets they orbit (with the exception of Charon and Pluto). For this reason, the...

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