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2011-12-29 21:00:00

Web development and SEO client of Web Full Circle launches new website. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) December 29, 2011 Website Design and SEO Company, Web Full Circle, is pleased to announce the launch of Crestline´s Cabinetry´s new website crestlinecabinetry.com. Web Full Circle provided Crestline Cabinetry with an innovative website that is showcased with a clean look and feel and enhanced online shopping experience. Crestline Cabinetry was founded on the premise that premium...

2011-11-29 14:00:00

Cloud-based fastener company continues to expand web store with the addition of task specific structural wood-to-wood fasteners from FastenMaster® Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 FMW Fasteners has added the FastenMaster® LOK Lineâ“ž¢ to their web store, making this collection of premium structural wood-to-wood fasteners available to contractors, homeowners and online consumers. âœWe have been stocking and selling the...

2011-11-22 12:22:14

The structural mechanism of typical mortise—tenon joints of southern Chinese traditional timber frame buildings was investigated. The investigation provides a scientific basis for the repair of these ancient buildings. The research was published in SCIENCE CHINA Technological Sciences.2011, Vol 54(7). The timber members of Chinese traditional timber buildings are connected with mortise—tenon joints, which are the core technology of Chinese and East Asian traditional timber...

2011-11-10 12:13:48

Properly functioning ecosystems have their own pest management system — predation — but as new manmade ecosystems develop, these natural maintenance systems are often disrupted. In some cases, though, installing a simple nest box may be all that's needed to restore the balance, and improve avian conservation, according to a new report published Nov. 9 in the online journal PLoS ONE. The researchers, led by Julie Jedlicka of the University of California, Berkeley, monitored the...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'