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2014-02-03 04:20:36

The Devices were Put through a Variety of Tests in Different Countries SOFIA, Bulgaria, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A spokesperson for the HEDD1 and SniffexPlus explosive detectors has just announced that the two devices once again performed exceptionally well locating explosives and ammunition during a series of tests and presentations that were conducted in different countries throughout the world. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140203/MN57204) This...

2012-08-09 00:54:06

With the best explosive detectors often unable to sniff out the tiny amounts of TNT released from terrorist bombs in airports and other public places, scientists are reporting a potential solution. Their research in ACS' journal Analytical Chemistry describes development of a device that concentrates TNT vapors in the air so that they become more detectable. Yushan Yan and colleagues point out that TNT and other conventional explosives are the mainstays of terrorist bombs and the...

2012-07-15 23:01:07

There´s still time for both men and women to sign up for the San Francisco Nike Women´s Marathon with the Bay Area Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society´s (LLS) Team In Training (TNT), which recently found out what motivates men to participate in the popular race. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2012 The San Francisco Nike Women´s Marathon is not just for women. Although the majority of the 20,000 runners who participate every year are female, the Leukemia...

2012-03-29 02:41:07

Scientists today described development of a new explosives detector that can sense small amounts of TNT and other common explosives in liquids instantly with a sensitivity that rivals bomb-sniffing dogs, the current gold standard in protecting the public from terrorist bombs. They reported on the technology, suitable for incorporation into a TNT test strip, at the 243rd National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS), being held here this week. The sensor also has...

2011-09-06 23:40:00

TNT marathon participant finds fundraising success in matching her passions with her network. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 06, 2011 When Sandi Holder learned that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Societyâs Team In Training (TNT), a Bay Area marathon training group, had slots available for the Nike Womenâs Half Marathon, she figured that it was meant to be. Several years ago, Sandi began a fitness journey that has resulted in her losing 100 lbs. and becoming an...

2011-08-01 12:39:00

GREAT NECK, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ARMS (Accounts Receivable Management Solutions), an affiliated company of Information Clearinghouse, Inc., announced this week the most recent expansion to its suite of services with the launch of Tomorrow's News Today (TNT) Tracker. The "TNT Tracker" is a proprietary database consisting of companies with planned future layoffs, store closings, manufacturing plant shutdowns, and more. Through extensive research, ARMS is able to provide...

2011-03-26 00:00:29

Bay Area program participants now have the option to train virtually with an online support system. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training (TNT), the renowned charity sports training program with more than 22 years of experience training individuals for an endurance event or hike adventure, now offers a new way to train with the Team "“ TNT Flex. TNT Flex is a flexible, customized online training option that provides...

2011-01-31 15:31:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Taking on a marathon or other endurance sport may seem like a daunting challenge, but now the participants of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training, the world's leading endurance sports charity training program, are going to tell their peers to "Just Go For It." The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) today launched the "Just Go For It" video contest, asking participants to produce their own 15-second video answering the...

2010-01-21 15:42:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a continuing strategy to expand its slate of original programming, TNT has given the greenlight to three new original series: a bold alien-invasion series from DreamWorks Television and Steven Spielberg that stars Noah Wyle (ER, TNT's The Librarian movies); DELTA BLUES (working title), an offbeat series starring Jason Lee (My Name Is Earl) and Alfre Woodard (Three Rivers) and produced for TNT by George Clooney and Grant Heslov's Smokehouse...


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2010-09-29 16:59:34

Dynamite, invented by Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel in 1867, is an explosive that harnesses the potential of nitroglycerin to explode. Normally it is sold in an 8 inch long stick and weighs about .6 pounds although other sizes do exist. TNT is usually the standard by which explosive power is gauged; however, dynamite actually has more than 60% greater energy density than TNT. Nitroglycerin dissolved in nitrocellulose and a small amount of ketone can form another type of dynamite. This type...

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