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SeaOrbiter To Study World's Oceans
2012-06-18 14:19:59

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com As the International Space Station drifts across the sky, a companion craft might be doing the same across the oceans as early as next year. Conceived in part by French architect Jacques Rougerie, the SeaOrbiter craft will be a mostly self-sustainable, half-submerged floating laboratory. Currently, the SeaOrbiter scale model and concept is the centerpiece of the French pavilion at the Expo2012 in Yeosu, South Korea and is slated for construction in October....

2012-05-13 23:02:00

Expo 2012 opened May, 12 in Yeosu, South Korea, with the theme of “The Living Ocean and Coast”, but the Armenian team has made the creative decision to explore what they call the “Information Ocean”, instead. (PRWEB) May 13, 2012 On May 2012 in South Korea, Yeosu, the world expo 2012 was launched. The main theme of the Expo is “The Living Oceans and Coast”. More than 100 countries and a vast majority of international organizations are taking part in the...

2010-10-20 15:58:00

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle (NYSE: ALB), announced today it has completed the R&D laboratory facilities and begun construction on its Yeosu, South Korea manufacturing facility. Albemarle staff, representatives of local construction firm, Safety First, and City of Yeosu officials, including Mayor Kim Chung-seog, joined to mark the occasion. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101020/PH85795 ) (Photo:...

2010-09-13 10:45:00

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), announced today that it has begun its largest capital investment in the fast growing Asia Pacific region of Yeosu, South Korea. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100913/PH63514 ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100913/PH63514 ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050801/ALBEMARLELOGO ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050801/ALBEMARLELOGO ) The Yeosu site...

2008-09-29 12:00:37

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyMirae (PMC), a joint venture between Daelim and LyondellBasell, has selected LyondellBasell's Metocene PP technology for one of its Spheripol lines in Yeosu, Korea. The Metocene PP technology license to PMC covers a full range of homopolymers, random copolymers and heterophasic copolymers with significantly improved physical properties. Metocene PP technology is the first commercially available metallocene-based technology which is...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.