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2014-01-23 08:26:48

AMERICA'S FAVORITE PINT-SIZED MISCHIEF-MAKERS ARE BACK IN AN ALL-NEW HEARTWARMING AND HILARIOUS MOVIE! UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The most adorable rabble-rousers in film history return in The Little Rascals Save the Day, a fun-filled, all-new adventure featuring Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, Darla, Petey the Dog and all their friends. Directed by Alex Zamm (Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2), The Little Rascals Save the Day arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack including Blu-ray,...

2014-01-21 08:28:01

Bruce Dern Gives A Career-Defining Performance In Oscar®-Winner* Alexander Payne's Critically-Acclaimed Film HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Called "poignant and hilarious" (Roger Moore, McClatchy-Tribune News Service), "genuinely touching" (Owen Gleiberman, Entertainment Weekly) and "damn near perfect" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone), the "brilliant, wisely observed and wryly funny" (Claudia Puig, USA Today) NEBRASKA makes its Blu-ray, DVD and VOD debut on February 25, 2014...

Sunlight May Help Lower Blood Pressure
2014-01-20 13:00:15

University of Southampton Exposing skin to sunlight may help to reduce blood pressure and thus cut the risk of heart attack and stroke, a study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology suggests. Research carried out at the Universities of Southampton and Edinburgh shows that sunlight alters levels of the small messenger molecule, nitric oxide (NO) in the skin and blood, reducing blood pressure. Martin Feelisch, Professor of Experimental Medicine and Integrative Biology...

2014-01-16 23:03:30

Mariner Biomedical introduces the newest addition to their line of outdoor skin protection products. Deter Exposure Defense provides effective protection against wind, cold, heat, sun, and low humidity. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Mariner Biomedical, Inc. announced they will unveil their latest product, Deter Exposure Defense, at the upcoming Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Salt Lake City. The company’s new multifunctional product provides an effective defense against the...

2014-01-15 08:21:03

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented effort to curb the spread of "superbugs" such as MRSA, C. difficile and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an advanced and portable UV germicidal lamp manufactured by MRSA-UV is now being used by rescue personnel for the first time. In order to prevent EMS paramedics and transport patients from coming in contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm Beach Fire Rescue is the first in the nation...

2014-01-14 23:04:10

A simple change in the bathroom may save one's life, Oral SteriClean™ and Amazon, together, are bringing the only clinically tested & proven UV Toothbrush Sanitizers that the licensed health professionals use for their families to every home in America. (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Oral SteriClean™ UV Toothbrush sanitizers just make sense for your health. Oral SteriClean™ UV Toothbrush sanitizers were only available through dental offices but now through one of Amazon's top...

Antioxidant Compound Protects Against UVA Radiation And Oxidative Stress
2014-01-12 05:10:34

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from Newcastle University have discovered that an antioxidant called Tiron provides complete protection against certain types of sun damage and could ultimately be beneficial in keeping skin looking younger for longer. In laboratory tests, the researchers compared protection by different antioxidants against sun damage from UVA radiation or free radical stress. Some of the antioxidants tested are commonly found in food...

2014-01-10 12:21:57

DUBLIN, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6t3fwb/uv_light) has announced the addition of the "2013 Report on the North American UV Light Stabilizer Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Wood protection coatings consist of additives such as UV light stabilizers, heat stabilizers, etc to maintain the...

2014-01-05 20:20:16

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netatmo, an innovation company developing consumer electronics for a better and connected lifestyle, unveils JUNE, the first bracelet that measures sun exposure. It advises women how to protect their skin on a daily basis from the effects of the sun. Sun exposure can cause sunburn and lead to premature skin aging, even on overcast days. JUNE and its companion App offer a new serenity in the sun. JUNE tracks UV intensity in real-time and the total sun...

2013-12-30 23:00:09

The new “Effects Of Sunlight” article on the site Vkool.com covers positive and negative effects of sunlight. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 The new “Effects Of Sunlight” report on the website Vkool.com, delivers to people a lot of advantages and disadvantages of sunlight. This article is divided into two main parts. At the beginning of the article, people will discover 18 health benefits of sunlight. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is the rich source of vitamin D. Vitamin D can...


Latest Ultraviolet Reference Libraries

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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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2010-10-27 21:50:51

Photographic film is a sheet of plastic coated with an emulsion containing light-sensitive silver halide salts that when exposed to light it forms a visible image. Through film developing, a chemical process applied to the film, a visible image is created. To create black and white photos there is only one layer of silver salts on the film and when exposed to light the silver salts block light and appear as the black part of the film. Color film uses three layers of salts and dyes in...

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2004-10-19 04:45:43

UV Astronomy -- UV astronomy is the branch of astronomy and astrophysics which deals with objects visible in ultraviolet (UV) radiation. UV radiation ranges approximatively from 10nm (extreme UV) to 380nm (near UV). Ultraviolet line spectrum measurements are used to discern the chemical composition, densities, and temperatures of interstellar medium, and the temperature and composition of hot young stars. UV observations can also provide essential information about the evolution of...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Spectrum -- The electromagnetic spectrum describes the various types of electromagnetic radiation based on their wavelengths. Radio, representing wavelengths from a few feet to well over a mile, is at one end of the spectrum. Gamma ray radiation is at the other end: the wavelength of the harder types is so short, in the subatomic range, that we do not have instruments capable of directly measuring it. While the above classification scheme is generally accurate, in...

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