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2013-02-08 23:01:37

Divers Institute of Technology and Underwater Centre form alliance to provide saturation diver training to DIT students. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 The Divers Institute of Technology (DIT), Seattle Washington and the Underwater Centre in Fort William, Scotland have formed an alliance to provide American and Canadian divers the opportunity to advance their careers in the global subsea market. The Underwater Centre offers Divers Institute of Technology graduates the...

2013-02-06 23:01:49

Unique High-Visibility-Platform allows swimmers to float comfortably and safely in calm, clear waters and view, or photograph, the underwater environment. The ergonomically designed Zayak Sea Sled provides all the features of a personal 'glass bottom boat'. Sarasota, Florida USA (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 The durable Zayak Sea Sled provides the same excellent underwater view as snorkeling but without the leaky mask and 'death-grip' on a mouth piece. Swimmers can spend hours observing the...

2013-01-23 23:01:06

HE System Technologies, a manufacturer just outside Chicago, has developed a truly innovative natural gas compressor/ fueling station. The HEDEX4 and HEDEX7 CNG compressor fill a void for small fleet owners who want to save money by converting to natural gas for their vehicles, but cant afford the large capital investment in fueling equipment. Willowbrook Il. (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 Gasoline and Diesel prices still flirt with $4.00 a gallon, and Americans know that one hiccup in the...

2013-01-18 23:01:43

Life Support Technologies Group (LST) has added Nicholas Bird, MD, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of the Diver´s Alert Network (DAN), Durham, NC to the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) accredited 40-hour Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine course faculty for the training to be held 7-11 February, 2013 at Nassau University Medical Center (NUMC), East Meadow, NY. This training for physicians and allied health professionals is one of four (4) LST hyperbaric medicine courses...

2013-01-13 17:01:52

Life Support Technologies Group (LST) has appointed Edward Golembe, MD, as Co-Clinical Director to oversee medical consultation, patient care continuum, clinical program development, hyperbaric tunneling medical supervision, hospital-based preceptorships and mentoring of MDs in Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine. Dr. Golembe continues as Co-Clinical Director of LST´s accredited 40-hour Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine course, held four times a year, in addition to his duties as...

2013-01-06 05:02:09

Inspirational Sports Stories recently featured informations about freshwater snorkeling from "Expedition New England" host Scott Tucker, as part of their effort to introduce more parents and children to swimming as way of creating a healthy lifestyle. (PRWEB) January 05, 2013 In an effort to promote swimming as a lifelong fitness activity, sports website "Inspirational Sports Stories" recently featured tips from "Expedition New England" host Scott Tucker on how snorkeling can be a great...

2013-01-06 05:00:36

The Life Support Technologies Group (LST) will offer four (4) accredited hyperbaric medicine training courses to physicians and allied health professionals in year 2013. Jobs in the growing field of hyperbaric medicine are available for billers, emergency medical technicians, hyperbaric technicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, and physicians. Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) January 05, 2013 The Life Support Technologies Group (LST) will offer four (4) accredited hyperbaric medicine training...

2012-12-23 05:02:38

Life Support Technologies´ Corporate Compliance Officer Mark Chipps Named to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)-99 Committee. The NFPA-99 "Healthcare Facilities" Document is the National Standard for Hospital Construction, Including a Chapter on Hyperbaric Chamber Facilities. Tarrytown, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2012 The Life Support Technologies group (LST) is pleased to announce the appointment of Corporate Compliance Officer Mark Chipps to the National Fire Protection...


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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
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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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