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Specialty Shop Will Upgrade Lighting with Energy Grant Funded by the Maryland Energy Administration Williamsport, Md.
Researchers from the University of Western Australia Oceans Institute have joined forces with a commercial firm to develop what are being hailed as the world's first anti-shark wetsuits.
MMAR Medical is dedicated to providing the most advanced orthopedic products at competitive prices, so they are continuously on the lookout for products of a higher quality to bring to their customers.
Konfidence began as a family business in the United Kingdom in 1998 with a plan to design and manufacture the original Konfidence Jacket™ buoyant swimming aid for children.
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Neill (www.oneill.com), the original California surf, snow and youth lifestyle brand, today announced the launch of its new active apparel collection, O'Neill 365, hitting stores in Spring 2012.
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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