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2013-09-23 23:28:56

Portable, Affordable Addition to Vaunted Yamaha Lineup Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 Offering a universe of sounds cultivated from more than a decade of MOTIF synthesizers, Yamaha today introduced the new portable and affordable MOXF Series that include the latest MOTIF XF sounds, effects and the ability to add a flash board slot for further expandability options. MOXF compatibility with the Voices and Library of the MOTIF XF, MOTIF XS and the MOX Series data ensures the...

2013-09-20 23:02:12

New Low Cost, High Fidelity Hearing Device With Superior Look and Unique Functionality To Be Displayed at AARP’s Life@50+ Event in Atlanta Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Etymotic Research, inventors of the high-fidelity, in-ear earphone, and makers of industry leading hearing health products, today announced that their latest breakthrough, a Quiet Sound Amplifier called “The Bean,” will be sold on Amazon.com, as well as at Etymotic.com and select retailers and...

2013-09-16 23:24:06

Jaime Vendera, first person on record to break glass with his voice has recently endorsed UVAid for vocal cord health of singers after using it with remarkable results. UV-Aid is a patented pending device by UV Technologies, LLC that helps prevent colds, flu, and throat infections. (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Jaime Vendera, famous for becoming the first person in history to be recorded breaking a glass with his voice on MythBusters, uses UV-Aid to maintain his crystal clear tone and...

Tiny Frog Hears With Mouth
2013-09-03 08:37:46

[ Watch the Video: Gardiner's Frogs Use Their Mouths To Hear ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists had long assumed the Gardiner’s frog was deaf due to its lack of a middle ear. After further investigation and some X-ray images, however, they have now discovered that the frog species from the Seychelles Islands is capable of hearing through tiny bones in their mouths. Unlike other auditory systems common in a broad majority of living organisms, the...

2013-09-01 23:00:10

Pioneer DEH-X6500BT review is now posted online for car stereo buyers at the AutoProsUSA.com company. This review provides discount price information and an overview of the stereo features. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 The car stereo market has expanded in the past two decades in the United States based on new technologies created by manufacturers. The Auto Pros USA company has now published its Pioneer DEH-X6500BT review for car owners at...

Wavefront Optics Can Help You See Better
2013-08-27 17:44:13

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Astronomers have developed groundbreaking optical techniques to bring distant stars into focus and this same technology is now being appropriated by eye care professionals to improve their analysis and corrective methods. According to a recently published review in the journal Optometry and Vision Science by Indiana University optometrist Larry N. Thibos, the concept of ‘wavefront optics’ is transforming how vision professionals...

2013-08-20 23:02:01

Yamaha’s flagship A-S3000 integrated amplifier and CD-S3000 CD/SACD player are built to give audiophiles the fullest emotional connection to their music. Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Yamaha Corporation of America, AV Division, today announced that the company’s flagship A-S3000 integrated amplifier and CD-S3000 CD/SACD player will be available in the U.S. in September. These flagship Hi-Fi models are built with expert craftsmanship, rock solid anti-distortion construction...


Latest Waves Reference Libraries

Seismology
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Seismology is the scientific study of earthquakes and the spread of elastic waves through the Earth or through other planet-like bodies. The field includes studies of earthquake effects, such as tsunamis in addition to diverse seismic sources such as tectonic, volcanic, oceanic, atmospheric, and artificial processes. A related field that utilizes geology to infer information regarding past earthquakes is paleoseismology. A recording of earth motion as a function of time is a seismogram. A...

Basic Ocean Terms
2013-02-05 12:52:11

Image Credit: Meteorologist Joshua Kelly When meteorologists are forecasting for ocean-going vessels, there are a few terms that we need to understand. The first term is wavelength. Wavelength is defined as the distance between two crests or between two troughs as seen in the image above. The example above highlights the crest to crest concept of wavelength. The next term that we use is wave height, and to determine this, we first must look at the wave when it passes our station. When...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Radiation -- Electromagnetic radiation is a combination of oscillating electric and magnetic fields propagating through space and carrying energy from one place to another. Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The theoretical study of electromagnetic radiation is called electrodynamics, a subfield of electromagnetism. When any wire (or other conducting object such as an antenna) conducts alternating current, electromagnetic radiation is propagated at the same...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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