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Ocean Ecosystem Affected By Powerful Internal Waves: Study
2014-01-09 06:08:08

New research of the ocean’s hidden waves was conducted in a lab and in the South China Sea. According to a January 8 report from MIT news, internal waves can be hundreds of feet tall and produce damaging effects to the climate and the ocean’s ecosystem.

2014-01-07 08:37:26

Line-Up Also Expands to Include 38'' 5.1 Home Theater Sound Bar For Mid-Size TVs And New 21'' 2.1 Home Theater Sound Stand that Fits Discreetly Under Most TVs IRVINE, Calif.

2014-01-06 23:23:04

High-tech 'Ear Upgrade' from US College of Music, Inc.

2014-01-06 16:30:52

LINX® FUSION technology creates the world's first line of multi-sensory headphones that simultaneously transmit sound through skin, bone and ear for unsurpassed sound quality, clarity and speech intelligibility.

2014-01-06 08:23:07

VALENCIA, Calif., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wavien, Inc. is demonstrating a high brightness, long throw zoomable RLT flashlight with the added ability to project a GOBO image on demand.

2013-12-18 23:01:26

Superior Horns is now offering 10% off and free shipping deals for customers. Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 America has always been a car-loving

2013-12-11 23:28:12

Audio Spotlight one of several forward-thinking technologies highlighted on recent Gadget Man episode, selected for its unparalleled ability to produce a narrow beam of sound for private listening.

F1 Races Can Damage Your Eardrums
2013-12-05 10:27:52

Research says that being track-side during an F1 grand prix could drastically exceed your daily recommended noise exposure, potentially damaging your eardrums.

2013-12-04 10:49:30

Listeners can distinguish the voices of tall versus short people.


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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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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