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Alaska Air Group Financial Update

SEATTLE – TRANSPORTATION – Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., Virgin America Inc., and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results on Wednesday, Feb. 8,...


Posted 21 January 2017 by
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Rice University scientists fired microbullets at supersonic speeds in experiments that show graphene is 10 times better than steel at absorbing the energy of a penetrating projectile.

Graphene as a Superconducter

THUNDER BAY – TECH – Researchers have found a way to trigger the innate, but previously hidden, ability of graphene to act as a superconductor – meaning that it can be made to carry an electrical current with zero resistance....


Posted 19 January 2017 by
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Dip in Consumer Confidence Over Economy

Bloomberg Nanos Weekly Consumer Confidence Tracking TORONTO – BUSINESS – The Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index realized negative pressure over the past week largely a result of dampened perceptions on the future strength of the Canadian economy. “The proportion of...


Posted 16 January 2017 by
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