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2013-06-13 23:17:31

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, has signed a contract to implement IFS Applications for enterprise resource planning (ERP) for Rhino Resource Partners LP (“Rhino”), a diversified

2013-06-09 23:00:18

CGS, a leading global provider of technology solutions and services, announced today they will be unveiling new features for their Leadtec™ shop floor control solution at Texprocess in Frankfurt,

2013-05-30 23:20:14

CGS, a leading global provider of technology solutions and services, announced today the opening of a new office in Atlanta, Georgia to support their continued expansion.

2013-05-30 23:03:04

In a new white paper release Softwarefit compares the leaders in enterprise resource planning software on the market today. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013

2013-05-29 23:17:55

General Mills, one of the world’s largest food companies serving customers in more than 100 countries with close to $17 billion in 2012 sales, and ORTEC, provider of innovative logistics optimization

2013-05-29 23:14:38

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2013-05-25 23:02:47

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Surface Map Weather Feature
2012-07-23 11:15:04

The above map identifies the visibility throughout the United States. We as meteorologist use surface visibility charts to help identify where certain features are possibly at. If we look at the red circle near San Diego we can see that it says ¼ visibility meaning that they are experiencing Fog at their weather station, which can lead to many problems from traffic on the roads and also the shipping lanes of the ocean. The second is the 3 and 7 in Central Nebraska. Here we are looking...

2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

2009-07-06 16:36:49

Mist is a phenomenon that consists of small droplets of water suspended in air. Mist occurs as part of a natural weather event or from volcanic activity. Mist is most common in cold air above warm water. Mist also occurs when air is exhaled in cold temperatures or when steam is formed in a sauna. Aerosol cans can create artificial mist if the humidity levels are just right. The one difference between mist and fog is visibility. If visibility is less than 0.62 miles (1 kilometer), the...

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Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.