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  • 1,500
  • It could be a mistake or it could be a secret public release, but if you go here, right now, you can apparently order Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Glass (for $1,500). (benzinga.com)
  • Up to now, the only way you could have obtained your own $1,500 Google Glass device would be an. (benzinga.com)
  • Chemistry
  • In 1909, S. P. L. Sørensen introduced the concept of pH , and in the same year F. Haber and Z. Klemensiewicz reported results of their research on the glass electrode in The Society of Chemistry in Karlsruhe . (wikipedia.org)
  • durable
  • Glass blocks are more durable than sheet glass and are very versatile so they can be used to create a shower of most any shape or size to fit any bathroom. (bhg.com)
  • heavy and durable glass characterized by its brilliance, clarity, and highly refractive quality. (britannica.com)
  • Although they are incredibly durable once installed, glass tiles are delicate in their raw form. (bhg.com)
  • earliest
  • The exhibition is particularly timely as new research, led by the University of Reading, revealed earlier this year that finds at the Abbey provide the earliest archaeological evidence for Anglo-Saxon glass-making in Britain. (baltimoresun.com)
  • history
  • The Museo del Vetro (Glass Museum) in the Palazzo Giustinian houses displays on the history of glassmaking as well as glass samples ranging from Egyptian times through the present day. (wikipedia.org)
  • In history these glass chandeliers became popular after the iron, wood and brass era of chandeliers, and they were such a success that instantly brought chandeliers to a new dimension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Upon cooling or heating through this glass-transition range, the material also exhibits a smooth step in the thermal-expansion coefficient and in the specific heat , with the location of these effects again being dependent on the history of the material. (wikipedia.org)
  • mechanical
  • The first known patent for pressing glass by mechanical means was granted to John P. Bakewell in 1825 to make pressed glass knobs for furniture . (britannica.com)
  • mirrors
  • The battle between Navalny and Bastrykin, she wrote, increasingly resembles 'a war in looking-glass land [where] we see two crooked mirrors directed toward each other. (rferl.org)
  • walls
  • If privacy is a concern, glass shower walls can be transparent, semitransparent or etched for an additional cost. (bhg.com)
  • And unlike dull and flat ceramic, a glass-tile backsplash adds depth and interest to the walls. (bhg.com)
  • design
  • her design was the predecessor of many of the glass electrodes used today. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dale Chihuly, then head of the glass program at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and Ruth Tamura, who ran the glass program at California College of Arts and Crafts (CCAC, now California College of the Arts) applied early in 1971 for a grant from the Union of Independent Colleges of Art to operate a summer workshop in glass, and in late spring the sum of $2,000 had been awarded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pilchuck's mission statement says that it "fosters and educates a worldwide community that explores the creative use of glass in art and design. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through our efforts, the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program adopted a pilot credit for reducing glass collisions, LEED Pilot Credit 55. (abcbirds.org)
  • We are actively advising the glass and window film industries on how to design bird-friendly materials. (abcbirds.org)
  • We produced "Bird-Friendly Building Design" to provide detailed information on the glass collisions issue. (abcbirds.org)
  • Available in an endless array of attention-grabbing colors and transparencies, glass tiles are a perfect option for making a bold design statement in an otherwise utilitarian space. (bhg.com)
  • products
  • Using DNA microarrays, researchers are now able to identify entire classes of genes that are regulated by the dissolution products of bioactive glasses, resulting in the so-called "genetic theory" of bioactive glasses. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first microarray studies on bioactive glasses demonstrated that genes associated with osteoblast growth and differentiation, maintenance of extracellular matrix , and promotion of cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesion were up-regulated by conditioned cell culture media containing the dissolution products of bioactive glass. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our Bird-Smart Glass Program provides proven tested products for every conceivable need, from those of architects and builders to homeowners. (abcbirds.org)
  • Depending
  • Depending on the size of the shower, glass blocks can be more expensive than glass panels. (bhg.com)
  • Depending on the type of glass used, the price can vary from $7 to $30 or more per square foot. (bhg.com)
  • quantities
  • This recipe for making a glass uses several toxic and harmful chemicals, so quantities for student access should be minimised as indicated above, and made available to each working group if possible in small snap-lid plastic sample pots or similar containers. (rsc.org)
  • make
  • With all the publicity - both positive and negative - garnered by Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Glass, it only made sense the company would find a way to make the device's limited exposure less limited. (benzinga.com)
  • After use, the crucibles used to make this glass should be immersed in 1 M dilute nitric(V) acid (CORROSIVE) for cleaning. (rsc.org)
  • The name Glass House begins to make more sense when you delve further into the key values of this team of shirt. (inhabitat.com)
  • I do Q&A's after concerts, and a very kind question would have been, 'Mr. Glass, I've been listening to your music, and I can't make heads or tails out of it. (nypost.com)
  • If your kitchen is small or dark, glass tile will reflect light to make the room appear larger and brighter. (bhg.com)
  • techniques
  • : 27 Pilchuck offers one-, two- and three-week resident classes each summer in a broad spectrum of glass techniques as well as residencies for emerging and established artists working in all media. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed for the uninitiated, the intermediate, or the advanced student seeking skills and conceptual challenges with glass, courses are limited in size (typically ten to twelve students) and highlight a focused inquiry into glassmaking techniques and aesthetic directions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often
  • Often confused with Depression glass is Elegant glass , which is of much better quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • The inherent porosity of the sol-gel-derived material was cited as a possible explanation for why bioactivity was retained, and often enhanced with respect to the melt-derived glass. (wikipedia.org)
  • The glass transition presents features of a second-order transition since thermal studies often indicate that the molar Gibbs energies, molar enthalpies, and the molar volumes of the two phases, i.e., the melt and the glass, are equal, while the heat capacity and the expansivity are discontinuous. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the film's 112 minutes, Glass, whose often experimental work is both deeply admired and occasionally derided for its repetitive structure, obliterates many romantic notions of artistry. (nypost.com)
  • production
  • Every night after PM finishes, the production team gathers in a glass box to discuss the programme that's just finished. (bbc.co.uk)
  • So it is only fitting that the festival would conclude with an equally astute production of "The Glass Menagerie," Williams' personal memory play. (variety.com)
  • Heart of Gl
  • For the Werner Herzog film, see Heart of Glass (film) . (wikipedia.org)
  • Heart of Glass " is a song by the American new wave band Blondie , written by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein . (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2015, "Heart of Glass" ranked at number 56 in the UK's official list of biggest selling singles of all-time with sales of 1.3 million copies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Debbie Harry and Chris Stein wrote an early version of "Heart of Glass", called "Once I Had a Love", in 1974-75. (wikipedia.org)
  • Harry said that "'Heart of Glass' was one of the first songs Blondie wrote, but it was years before we recorded it properly. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a band, Blondie had experimented with disco before, both in the predecessors to "Heart of Glass" and in live cover songs that the band played at shows. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blondie went on to record 'Heart of Glass,' other groups recorded other danceable songs, and dance rock was born. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applications
  • Glass electrodes have been utilized in a wide range of applications including pure research, control of industrial processes, analysis of foods and cosmetics, measurement of environmental indicators, and microelectrode measurements such as cell membrane electrical potential and soil acidity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Corning Display Technologies manufactures glass substrates for organic light-emitting diode (OLED) and liquid crystal display (LCDs) applications. (corning.com)
  • form
  • 3) Condensation of silanols in which the disrupted glass network changes its morphology to form a gel-like surface layer, depleted in sodium and calcium ions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tendency for a material to form a glass while quenched is called glass forming ability. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • The chemical shift from MAS NMR is indicative of the type of chemical species present in the glass. (wikipedia.org)
  • A glass electrode is a type of ion-selective electrode made of a doped glass membrane that is sensitive to a specific ion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The voltage of the glass electrode, relative to some reference value, is sensitive to changes in the activity of certain type of ions. (wikipedia.org)
  • acid
  • A sample of glass is made by heating a mixture of lead oxide, zinc oxide and boric acid strongly until it melts. (rsc.org)
  • time
  • The workshop was held here, and in time this became the location of the Pilchuck Glass School. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • The Bayeaux Tapestry engraving - which took six months to engrave and depicts the 58 panels of the tapestry with English description of each major event - is the highlight of Glastonbury Abbey's autumn exhibition, Reflections On Glass at the Abbey from October 5. (baltimoresun.com)
  • show
  • Whether you choose just a glass door or an entire glass surround, this modern setup is also a great way to show off beautiful tile and fancy fixtures in the shower. (bhg.com)
  • They also usually require more space around them to show off the glass enclosure and are not a good fit for small bathrooms. (bhg.com)
  • Cutting and grouting glass tile requires more precision than with other types of tile, and a less-than-perfect job will show. (bhg.com)
  • Although easy to clean, shiny glass tiles will really show fingerprints and smudges. (bhg.com)
  • work
  • Within our work to eliminate threats to birds, we are proud to be the first organization to take a national approach to solving the glass collisions problem. (abcbirds.org)
  • below
  • Hard plastics like polystyrene and poly(methyl methacrylate) are used well below their glass transition temperatures, i.e., when they are in their glassy state. (wikipedia.org)
  • Note 2: In the case of polymers, conformational changes of segments, typically consisting of 10-20 main-chain atoms, become infinitely slow below the glass transition temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Page
  • The Pittsburgh Flint Glass Manufactory, then Bakewell & Company, and later Bakewell & Page, operated until 1882. (britannica.com)
  • industry
  • U.S. , by Benjamin Bakewell, an Englishman from Derby who became known as the father of the flint-glass industry in the United States. (britannica.com)