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A child in Charleston County has a better chance of going to an Ivy League college than getting into Buist Academy, a downtown public magnet ... Robin Jones, executive director of instructional programs, said the district has "a lot of awesome schools" that sometimes get overshadowed by magnets and ...

It's called "The Hub" -- a redevelopment project in New Brunswick that Gov. Phil Murphy says will help realize his goal of making New Jersey a magnet for scientific and technological innovation. Plus, it will bring "lots" of new jobs to the state, he said. Murphy and a bevy of state, local, education, and ...
"Frivolous," was all she said, putting down my column for this week and opening the box of donuts. I seethed. Once more, Myrtle, my muse, was belittling my efforts. I expect a muse to be supportive, a positive creative force, not the source of negativity. "What's wrong?" I asked with a combination of ... prisons
After placing a powerful neodymium magnet against mechanical hard drives to see if they would fail, we moved on to other office gadgets. People are tentative when placing magnets around electronics, even though most modern components are immune to all but the strongest magnets. To see if this ...
The lens found inside the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus is equipped with magnets designed to line up with copper coils surrounding the imaging mechanism, with their natural properties then being used for easily adjusting the aperture of the glass via a physical switch, as revealed by a new ...

Car break-ins have surged in Malibu, but in Santa Monica, the city is facing more than the typical smash-and-dash break-in scenario. Thieves are now using universal or booster keyless entry remotes to gain access to unattended vehicles. If a car's engine doesn't have a turn-key start, then it has a ...
Courtenay Harris Bond prepares to receive a transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment from psychiatrist John O'Reardon at his Voorhees practice. by Courtenay Harris Bond, For the Inquirer. For most of my 46 years, I have battled mild to severe depression and anxiety. Mood disorders run like a sticky red ...
According to the company, “a stronger grade allows a smaller magnet to be used to achieve the same purpose as before. This could apply from things like electronics to sensors to medical devices. Neodymium magnets have no limit to the number of applications.” For more info, visit Bunting Magnetics ...
On Thursday, as a result of the search warrant, MAGNET detectives arrested Hope Christine Greene, 33, on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, Fromelt said. Frank Lee Dobbins, 36, was arrested on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs, ...
One of the most promising designs for a nuclear fusion reactor is the tokamak, a chamber that uses powerful magnets to create a magnetic field to confine ... "By putting the magnet development up front," said Dennis Whyte, director of MIT's Plasma Science and Fusion Center, "we think that this gives you a ...
In magnetic materials, think of each electron as a tiny bar magnet with a north and south pole that are all pointing in the same direction. These are called spins. Sokalski is interested in how to create topological defects in lines of these spins. To understand the importance of topological protection, you first ...
Arrests Made in Threats Against Tucson Magnet, Mountain View High. Two teens were arrested in separate incidents. One for threatening Mountain View High School and the other involving Tucson Magnet High. By Colin Miner, Patch Staff | Mar 9, 2018 7:00 pm ET ...
... will allow them to create the world's first fusion reactor that produces more energy than needs to be put in to get the fusion reaction going. The team which includes MIT researchers will use new superconducting materials to produce ultra-powerful magnets, one of the main components of a fusion reactor.
Governments are seeking to reduce the environmental burden. Currently, this is by promoting and subsidizing recycling initiatives. As a result, there has been an increased market demand for the recycling of metals. The magnet specialists, Goudsmit Magnetics, has developed various separators that can ...
“The newly developed magnet uses no terbium (Tb) or dysprosium (Dy), which are rare earths that are also categorized as critical materials necessary for highly heat-resistant neodymium magnets,” according to the Toyota statement. “A portion of the neodymium has been replaced with lanthanum (La) and ...
Two weeks ago, MONSTER MAGNET premiered the second single from its forthcoming album, "Mindfucker" — a smokin'-hot, rocket-fueled version of HAWKWIND lead singer Robert Calvert's "Ejection". The original song is a true '70s classic and couldn't be a better choice to lead the way to what to expect ...

In fact, because the mouse, like all objects, is diamagnetic, the mouse is repelled by the magnet and hence is pushed away from it. The mouse doesn't feel anything because every cell in its body is repelled by exactly the same force. All objects are diamagnetic but some also attract magnets stronger than they repel them, ...
"I learned that magnets only stick to metal things and not plastic or walls or paper," said Brooklyn Tanner, student. With the grant money Fajardo was able to buy different variations of magnets. "We have magnetic wands and magnetic sticks," said Tanner. Fajardo says she plans to continue using them in the ...
Rare-earth (neodymium) magnets are insanely powerful, widely available in all sizes and shapes, and perfect for all sorts of maker projects. In this case, we buried one in the back of a board, where it reaches through the wood and grabs the falling beer caps. Your drunken friends will marvel at the cluster of ...
It's now easier for siblings to attend some of the Gaston public school system's magnet programs together. By a unanimous vote during its February meeting, the Gaston County Board of Education approved the updates to make that possible in its school choice policy. The decision comes more than a year ...
Ads On Magnets (asi/31061). Small metal objects will inevitably hide in hard-to-reach places, but this telescoping pick-up magnet (TPM-PR) makes them easy to retrieve. Think tool companies and manufacturers; ...
You've probably noticed that not all metal objects are attracted to magnets. In fact, there are only a few substances that are what we call ferromagnetic—meaning they'll stick to magnets. But how does this happen, and how does a magnet seem to transfer its magnetism to the objects it's touching? Every magnet has a north ...
With two daughters enrolled, Jennifer Anderson and her husband knew they loved the community at School 27. But when it came time to enroll the couple's youngest daughter in kindergarten, they got painful news: She had not won a seat in the first enrollment lottery because district policy prioritized other ...
Japanese carmaker Toyota says it can cut the cost of rare earth element-containing magnets within the motors of electric vehicles by replacing up to half the neodymium in them with the more abundant, lower-cost rare earths lanthanum and cerium. Toyota expects these magnets to be used in motors for ...
The new magnet Toyota developed also uses no terbium or dysprosium, which can be added to neodymium to improve its operability at high heat, above 100 degrees Celsius (212 degrees Fahrenheit). (In fact, mining consultancy Roskill notes that few automakers use terbium in magnets anymore, though ...
Electric car development is putting a more significant strain than ever on the world's supply of neodymium, an element used in the manufacture of electric motors. Toyota believes that in just a couple years, demand for the mineral will outpace supply, which is why it's been developing magnets for the motors ... magnet
While this swap alone would normally degrade the magnets' performance, particularly under high heat, Toyota has also adopted technologies including a unique two-layered magnet structure to ensure the new magnets retain their magnetism and resist heat as well as those currently on the market. magnet
"It had been stored in a pocket next to a mobile phone in a case which had a magnetic closure on it, and the magnet had reversed the polarity of the compass needle, so that the north arrow pointed south." The phenomenon of reversed polarity has been publicised previously in mountaineering circles. magnet
Toyota plans to use this new magnet to significantly reduce the cost, both financially and environmentally, of EV production. ... In the 2020s, Toyota's plan is to integrate the neodymium-reduced magnets to its vehicle power steering systems, and to have them powering electric vehicles within the next 10 ... magnet
To make the new recipe work, Toyota scientists reduced the size of the magnet's grains to 0.25 micrometers, one-tenth their original size. They then concentrated neodymium on the surfaces of the smaller grains; the grains in standard magnets have the expensive element throughout. Looking inside the ... magnet
Monster Magnet Debut New Song “Ejection”. posted Feb 24, 2018 at 3:39 AM by LugalKiEn. (0 Comments). Monster Magnet debut their new track “Ejection” off their upcoming new album, “Mindfucker“. A March 28th release date has been scheduled for the effort through Napalm Records. magnet
The song "Ejection" from MONSTER MAGNET can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's 11th album, "Mindfucker", which will be released on March 23 via Napalm. The disc "is different, a step forward and a step back at the same time to the almighty roots of hard rock music, kindled by the ... magnet
Toyota's announcement: "The newly developed magnet uses no terbium (Tb) or dysprosium (Dy), which are rare earths that are also categorized as critical materials necessary for highly heat-resistant neodymium magnets." Thing is, said Reuters, magnets used in most automobiles to operate motors ... magnet
Two children needed life-saving surgery after accidentally swallowing powerful magnetic balls which are being used to mimic body piercings in a new craze. One of the youngsters, Freddie Webster, 12, had to have part of his bowel removed as the tiny balls were ripping a hole in the wall of his stomach. magnet
... tweets support for arming teachers after denying he said 'give teachers guns'. President Trump again shows support for arming some teachers and school staff members as an answer to school shootings. "A 'gun free' school is a magnet for bad people," the president tweets. Mike Calia | @Michael_Calia. magnet
A wise centenarian once told me, “You're never grateful enough until it's gone.” It was one of those magnetic conversation bites that instantly attracts. It changed how I view grief. I had never considered grief as gratitude. It is expressing thanks for the gift. Last week, Ash Wednesday fell on Valentine's Day. magnet
Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription. If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Spencer Magnet, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below. Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on ... magnet
Magnet has even introduced Universal Voting System as they want to give voice to all the users engaged in the crypto-world. Other coins based on masternode have allowed the owners to vote on consensus issues but Magnet is taking a step further and allowing all the users to talk about it. This feature will ... magnet
Electric car development is putting a more significant strain than ever on the world's supply of neodymium, an element used in the manufacture of electric motors. Toyota believes that in just a couple years, demand for the mineral will outpace supply, which is why it's been developing magnets for the motors ... magnet
Teachers from Bowie, Pease and Washington magnet academies found out Monday that they might be losing a stipend that they have enjoyed for more than a decade. Midland ISD officials said a focus on becoming more efficient as a district has caused central administration and campus leaders to look at ... magnet
Miami International Airport has been designated a foreign trade zone magnet site by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The designation covers the airport's entire 3,230 acres and is an expansion of Miami-Dade County's existing FTZ 281 site. A FTZ magnet site designation allows existing or prospective ... magnet
Toyota Motor Corporation has developed the world's first neodymium-reduced, heat-resistant magnet. Neodymium (Nd) magnets are used in various types of motors such as the high-output motors found in electrified vehicles. The new magnet uses significantly less neodymium, a rare-earth element, and ... magnet
The release of Fannie Mae's and Freddie Mac's Securities and Exchange Commission 10-K filings for 2017 show that while single family volume decreased over 2016, multifamily volume increased. Still, the Housing Trust Fund (HTF) and Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) both should receive larger contributions ... magnet
A Garner Magnet High School student was arrested for a bringing a gun to campus earlier this week, according to WTVD. Parents learned about the incident from a voicemail from school principal Carter Hillman on Friday. In his message, Hillman says school officials were informed of the gun by other ... magnet
“I had a huge misconception when central office was talking to me early on,” Johnson said about the arts magnet. “I was like, 'Oh my gosh, we're creating that TV show, Fame. All these kids are going to leave here in fifth grade as performers.' That's not the case. Which I think is why we decided to go with the ... magnet
LaShawn Robinson, whose five children have sought unsuccessfully to attend regional magnet schools, speaks at a news conference announcing a lawsuit challenging racial quotas used to diversify magnet schools under the Sheff v. O'Neill desegregation ruling. (Matthew Kauffman / Hartford Courant). magnet
He had placed the 3mm balls in his mouth as part of a game to show the effect of having one magnet moving inside his cheek and another outside. He swallowed two and then repeated the mistake five hours later when he swallowed another pair. When the magnets reached his gut they pinched the lining ... magnet
I spoke with Thinfilm's senior director of technical marketing, Matthew Bright, after its recent New York-area launch of NFC-enabled refrigerator magnets for the Campari liquor brands. We talked about the magnet launch and what's next for NFC. He also shared his thoughts about how NFC is better for ... magnet
“They are finding an easy action to get a green badge or a line on their resumes.” Rebecca Leber and Megan JulaFeb. 15, 2018 6:00 AM. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Email; Print. Mother Jones illustration; Getty Images. Looking for news you can trust? Subscribe to our free newsletters. Matt Gaetz, a freshman ... magnet


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