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2011-03-02 02:06:58

A team of scientists led by John Badding, a professor of chemistry at Penn State University, has developed the very first optical fiber made with a core of zinc selenide -- a light-yellow compound that can be used as a semiconductor.

2009-04-15 15:30:00

PITTSBURGH, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- II-VI (Nasdaq GLOBAL SELECT: IIVI) announces the following Webcast: What: II-VI Webcast When: April 21, 2009 @ 9:00 AM Eastern Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=57479 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Michelle Freehling, II-VI Incorporated, (724) 352-5259 If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call...


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.