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antarctic icequakes
2014-08-11 07:26:19

A massive earthquake that affected the Maule region of Chile in February 2010 also unleashed a series of smaller seismic events known as “icequakes” nearly 3,000 to the south in Antarctica, a team of researchers report in a new Nature Geoscience study.

2014-08-01 12:26:03

ALBANY, New York, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Biophotonics Market - Global Industry Analysis,

2014-07-31 23:04:29

Artist/Writer and Producer for Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line, Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert Adopts State-of-the-Art Hearing Protection (PRWEB) July 31,

2014-07-31 12:22:13

Partnership adds marketing element to expand beyond new product development HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jensen

2014-07-25 23:05:55

Music Education Program Encourages Responsibility, Self-Confidence and Self-Discipline INDIANAPOLIS (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Yamaha Band & Orchestral

hypersensitive hearing aids
2014-07-24 02:00:27

Even within a phylum so full of mean little creatures, the yellow-colored Ormia ochracea fly is distinguished among other arthropods for its cruelty -- at least to crickets.

2014-07-21 23:02:39

Now Takes the Guesswork Out of Proper Amplification Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 With the growing popularity of electronic drum kits and the

2014-07-18 23:01:19

Sleek White Finish is Ideal for Performers Seeking the Spotlight or Composers Desiring a Clean, Modern Design Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Yamaha

2014-07-17 23:02:41

Introduces Industry Leading Motif XF in White to Commemorate Anniversary NASHVILLE (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Yamaha, the world’s largest musical instrument

2014-07-15 23:09:26

A New Breed of Musical Instrument Using All Elements of the Acoustic Piano to Augment Digitally Generated Sounds, Without Traditional Speakers and Amps Buena


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
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.