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2014-06-02 12:22:29

MIAMI, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DOXA was chosen to provide the official timepieces for Fabien Cousteau's Mission 31, to be conducted this June on Aquarius, the only undersea marine habitat and lab in the world, located in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. The 31-day underwater mission will set a new submersion record for human oceanic exploration. DOXA will also set a record for the longest continuously submerged dive watch. Cousteau's mission began on June 1, 2014 and...

2014-05-23 23:11:16

New pump design extends oil life, which promotes longer compressor life overall. Somerset, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Jenny Products, Inc. has updated its most widely used air compressor pump, the “K” pump. Found on a variety of Jenny’s portable and stationary air compressors, the “K” pump now offers a taller crankcase to increase the amount of oil it can hold, helping to extend oil life and promoting long compressor life. Made of cast iron, the “K” pump is a...

2014-05-19 08:24:02

POMONA, Calif., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IST Sports Corp., manufacturer and global supplier of a complete line of scuba and diving gear, today announced the newest product in their highly specialized, premier line of Dolphin Tech diving equipment. The Dolphin Tech 2000 (T-24040) is a technical-style dive light kit that delivers a powerful 50 degree 2000 lumens beam, ideal for wrecks or reefs. It's the winner of the 2014 ScubaLab Tester's Choice and Best Buy Award....

2014-05-13 23:10:33

The Blood Pressure Solution is a step-by-step manual by Ken Burge which shows people how to lower their blood pressure naturally forever. A new review on vinamy.com indicates if it’s worth buying or whether you should just listen to your pharmacist. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Many people with high blood pressure spend a lot of money on prescription drugs to get their blood pressure numbers down. Unfortunately these drugs can trigger numerous side effects like dizziness,...

2014-05-12 16:25:53

ONTARIO, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. ® (NBCF) recently awarded us with the honorable distinction of being an official sponsor. For every uniquely designed, NBCF pink-themed Snorkel Set purchased, Seavenger will donate profits to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Seavenger is proud of our partnership with this notable organization, and excited to support NBCF in their fight against breast cancer....

2014-05-05 16:22:18

ARVADA, Colo., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundyne recently unveiled the addition of the Pressure Products Industries (PPI) brand portfolio to its line of compressor technologies. Ideal for applications relating to the refining, petrochemical, chemical, LNG and semiconductor markets, these advanced compressors are finding new uses in offshore applications, thanks to the support of the Sundyne application engineering team. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140505/84067 Renowned...

2014-04-29 08:36:07

World's Largest Scuba Diving Organization Aims to Optimize Scuba Diving Experience RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For seasoned divers, people planning to scuba dive for the first time, or fitness enthusiasts simply looking to diversify their workouts, PADI, the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, tapped into celebrity fitness trainer John Peel, a PADI Open Water Diver, to develop a one-of-a-kind interval workout designed to improve flexibility and...

2014-04-25 23:02:47

World Renowned Deep Sea Explorer Dr. Robert Ballard to Receive Environmental Stewardship Award Charleston, SC (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 World-renowned deep-sea explorer Dr. Robert Ballard will receive the South Carolina Aquarium Environmental Stewardship Award on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The eighth Annual South Carolina Aquarium Conservation Gala, taking place on Liberty Square in Charleston, S.C., recognizes individuals that have worked to protect the environment and our oceans. Dr. Ballard...

2014-04-24 16:31:15

Ultrasonic switches serve as direct replacement of electro-optical and mechanical float switches HAMPTON, Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS), an expert in sensor design and manufacturing, now offers the LL-01 Sentio Series of miniature ultrasonic liquid level switches that combines ultrasonic technology with reliable analog circuitry to precisely measure aerated liquids. The rugged, 316L stainless steel sensors are not affected by the dielectric or...

2014-04-21 12:27:47

Veterinarians are taking notice of the benefits hyperbaric oxygen therapy offers BOCA RATON, Fla., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine (hvm) located in Boca Raton, Florida announces the install of a small animal hyperbaric chamber in the following states: Utah, Colorado, Arizona, Illinois, and California. Humans have benefited from Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for over twenty years. Now our pets' can benefit too. Hvm has made it possible by offering to...


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Surface Weather Map Features for July 5, 2012
2012-07-05 10:00:03

The morning weather map for July 5, shows us the current surface pressure readings. Surface Pressure is very important from a meteorological stand point. We use this to help us identify where our surface pressure centers are just like you see above. Our Low pressure area is over Northeast Colorado and also the High pressure over the Ontario area. Surface pressure is taken hourly from the stations and they are also mostly done on a 24hr basis, however some places will only submit their...

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2010-11-19 16:36:05

A wetsuit, worn by divers, windsurfers, and others engaged in water sports, is a garment, made of foamed neoprene that provides thermal insulation, abrasion resistance, and buoyancy. The suit provides insulation through bubbles of gas enclosed within the material which reduces its ability to conduct heat. These bubbles also provide buoyancy in water. Contrary to popular belief the layer of warm water trapped between the suit and the skin provides very little thermal insulation. Wetsuits...

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2010-09-23 15:29:32

A barometer is an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. The barometer measures pressure exerted by the atmosphere using water, air, or mercury. Through measuring the pressure one can forecast short term weather changes. Evangelista Torricelli is credited with the invention of the barometer in 1643. However, Gasparo Berti unintentionally built a water barometer around the same time. Rene Descartes was also noted as describing an experiment to determine air pressure but there is no...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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