Wind Tunnel Lite App for iOS
'Turn your iPad/iPhone into a wind tunnel simulator !Watch the fluid flow around obstacles. Tap the blue button to bring application controls, letting you choose between particles or smoke rendering, and between different models. Interact with the fluid via single or mutli-touch.Fluid motion is computed by solving Navier-Stokes equations, at high definition (15000 particles moving in a simulation grid of 19000 cells on ipad) thanks to a well-optimized code taking the most out of CPU perform
UK retailers feel the heat
Sept. 30 - UK retailers fear a dip in winter clothing sales as Britain enjoys unseasonably warm weather. Kirsty Basset reports.
The Sun unleashes another X-class flare
On Saturday, September 24 at 09:40 UT, the Sun blasted out a powerful flare. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory too images in the ultraviolet, which I pout together into this animation. Make sure to set it to high-resolution!
More info: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2011/09/26/awesome-x2-class-solar-flare-caught-by-sdo/
Excavating Ancient Armor
A broken helmet is discarded and forgotten, only to be resurrected 400 years later by curious archaeologists on Jamestown Island. Curator Michael Lavin describes the effort.
Williamsburg's blacksmith transforms crude metal into elegant, functional tools. Master Blacksmith Ken Schwarz details the trade.
UR School of Law - Public Sector Employment in Times of Crisis Conference - Panel 5
Panel 5: Public Employee Job Security and Termination
Moderator: Phyllis C. Katz, Sands Anderson PC and Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Richmond
Professor Laura Cooper, J. Stewart & Mario Thomas McClendon Professor in Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution, University of Minnesota Law School
Susan Tsui Grundmann, Esq., Chairman, Merit Systems Protection Board
Chemical Engineering Centennial Seminars - August 30, 2011
Deborah L. Grubbe, president and owner, Operations & Safety Solutions, LLC, discussed the Entrepreneurship Lessons Learned from Large Organizations during the Centennial Seminar on August 30, 2011.
New York student brings new energy to bike design
Sept. 30 - A 22-year old college graduate in New York has adapted hybrid car technology to a bicycle, using a fly-wheel to store energy generated by the brakes for use when the riding gets tough. Maxwell von Stein's flywheel bicycle redistributes energy to help the rider increase speed with maximum efficiency. Sharon Reich reports.
SFCO 2011 – Moyens de reconstruction : Sarcomes
Titre : SFCO 2011 – Moyens de reconstruction : Sarcomes.
Intervenant (s) : Sylvie BONVALOT (Institut Gustave Roussy – Villejuif)., Jean Luc VERHAEGHE (Centre de Lutte Contre le Cancer Centre Alexis Vautrin – Nancy).
1. Pré requis: une exérèse carcinologique à bon escient
2. Reconstructions vitales (parois, gros vaisseaux, défilés anatomiques..)
3. Reconstructions fonctionnelles (membre, pelvis)
4. Diminuer l’importance du geste c
De herfst : Soorten bomen en vruchten
In deze presentatie vind je de volgende onderdelen:
- Verschillende bomen met vruchten en bladeren: de tamme kastanje, de wilde kastanje, de beuk, de eik, de okkernoot
- Onderdelen van het blad benoemen en …
Cuckoo for chocolate in China
China's double digit growth in chocolate sales has caught the attention of major Western chocolatiers who wish to convert the majority of the Chinese population into chocoholics.
Channel 9 has gone global!
Before we launched the most recent version of Channel 9 we did a lot of work to make sure site performance was acceptable for our users. This involves data collection to try to determine what aspects of the site are slow, and then work to make it all better. At some point though, we run into problems that just can’t be solved.
One of those issues occurs naturally when you have a web site being served from a single location, in our case the United States, to people located all around t
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