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Elastic bands, and bulbs? One of the brilliant things about working.
BBC News 24
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Elastic bands, and bulbs? That was Lara. One of the brilliant things about working on Click.
BBC News 24
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and what the human eye fills an in between to make it a complete opaque figure. Amazing. One thing that seemed clear by the end of the day, though, was that VR can feel a natural part of an art show, and that I'm never going to be an art expert. Elastic bands, and bulbs? That was Lara
BBC News 24
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Elastic bands, and bulbs? That was Lara. One of the brilliant things about working on Click is that we all get.
ThinkGeek
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Black and gold, they have a 1" tall elastic waist with the Wingcrest printed on the backs of the legs in gold, plus a cute little embroidered Wingcrest on the waistband. They're great for working out or just sitting around. Price: $17.49
Hackaday
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Minor components of your project, or small parts used in their construction. Most obvious are the pins, I have a pincushion full of dressmaker's pins , each about an inch long with a small plastic ball on one end. Pins are the universal fixer of textile work, they are used to hold everything in place exactly as it should be before sewing. I'll thus often have a piece of work with a lot of them in at once, and have to be careful to remove them afterwards. In the case of pinned-together seams, the pins are removed anyway as you feed them into your sewing machine. As for consumables, you'll find elastic, iron-on interfacing like a stick-on fabric stiffener and support, repair tape, and a box of spools of thread in my workbox. There is also a box of sewing machine bobbins ready loaded with different coloured threads, and because I have two sewing machines of vastly different ages I have to keep two different bobbin sizes.
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This episode marks the card of that very tight arrangement at the top of government but it doesn't dispense with it. It also damages Theresa May's standing. Tory MPs smell weakness like a shark smells blood: from some distance and with murderous intent. The Gloriana image of Mrs May, potentially sitting atop a mighty majority, is a little battered as of today. She had been rolled over by Cabinet colleagues and others in her first 10 months in office, her promised plans regularly diluted. Tory MPs up for re-election wondered if it would be different the other side of an election if she won a big personal mandate. Some will now suspect it needn't be. Pressure applied might lead to changes. Then comes the harm of being caught stretching the elastic of truth until it snaps. Theresa May said today's change in policy wasn't a change and she said it on camera.
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refused to face justice? What about the cheese-makers? He took no questions. Julian Assange kept the media on tenterhooks all day before emerging onto the now familiar balcony. Time has become a somewhat elastic concept for him. He's spent five years holed up inside, but despite today's.
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What a tragedy. It has now been revealed that Chris Cornell took his own life using a red elastic exercise band attached to a carabiner (often used for mountain climbing) to the top of his hotel bathroom door, according to TMZ . The outlet reports the legendary artist jammed the door shut with the clip at the top, which was so tight it left an indentation in the frame. Related: All The Stars We've Lost In 2017 This news comes after his wife Vicky 's assertion that the Soundgarden musician may have been under the influence of Ativan at the time of his death -- and that he would never intentionally leave his three children behind by committing suicide. If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts, don't hesitate to call the National Suicide Hotline at ‪1-800-273-8255. [ Image via Nicky Nelson/ WENN . ]
Max Keizer
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Contrary to conventional wisdom, money is not fixed and scarce. It is “elastic”: it is created when loans are made and extinguished when they are paid off. The Bank of England report said that private banks create nearly 97 percent of the money supply today. Borrowing from banks (rather than the bond market) expands the circulating money supply. This is something the Federal Reserve tried but failed to do with its quantitative easing (QE) policies: stimulate the economy by expanding the bank lending that expands the money supply. The stellar (and only) model of a publicly-owned depository bank in the United States is the Bank of North Dakota (BND). It holds all of its home state’s revenues as deposits by law, acting as a sort of “mini-Fed” for North Dakota. According to reports , the BND is more profitable even than Goldman Sachs, has a better credit rating than J.
Max Keizer
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Contrary to conventional wisdom, money is not fixed and scarce. It is “elastic”: it is created when loans are made and extinguished when they are paid off. The Bank of England report said that private banks create nearly 97 percent of the money supply today. Borrowing from banks (rather than the bond market) expands the circulating money supply. This is something the Federal Reserve tried but failed to do with its quantitative easing (QE) policies: stimulate the economy by expanding the bank lending that expands the money supply. The stellar (and only) model of a publicly-owned depository bank in the United States is the Bank of North Dakota (BND). It holds all of its home state’s revenues as deposits by law, acting as a sort of “mini-Fed” for North Dakota. According to reports , the BND is more profitable even than Goldman Sachs, has a better credit rating than J.
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Even so, it remains an annoyance – and a disappointment in my book. A proper M car should sound not only better, but authentic with it. But the M5’s performance level is quite something. It takes a couple of laps until I’m comfy enough to use full power, while the car’s grip and response levels are becoming apparent – but when it comes, the big car really flies. There’s the same slightly compliant, elastic feel to the power delivery as the ‘F10’-gen M5 has: not a sudden sledgehammer load of torque such as is delivered by the new E63, but instead a more progressive build-up and the need to keep that motor spinning above 3500rpm to feel it at its best. Now, what handling mode is the car in? I engagedM Dynamicmode on the stability control and ‘Sport+’ on the suspension and steering before we left the pitlane – but if you told me the car was already in one of its more agile, rear-drive-biased drivetrain settings, I wouldnt argue.
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Even so, it remains an annoyance – and a disappointment in my book. A proper M car should sound not only better, but authentic with it. But the M5’s performance level is quite something. It takes a couple of laps until I’m comfy enough to use full power, while the car’s grip and response levels are becoming apparent – but when it comes, the big car really flies. There’s the same slightly compliant, elastic feel to the power delivery as the ‘F10’-gen M5 has: not a sudden sledgehammer load of torque such as is delivered by the new E63, but instead a more progressive build-up and the need to keep that motor spinning above 3500rpm to feel it at its best. Now, what handling mode is the car in? I engagedM Dynamicmode on the stability control and ‘Sport+’ on the suspension and steering before we left the pitlane – but if you told me the car was already in one of its more agile, rear-drive-biased drivetrain settings, I wouldnt argue.
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The knowledge behind these formulas was not created by scientists; rather it was rediscovered. The difference between vibration and frequency When we look at frequency and vibration from the perspective of the external Creation, frequency and vibration have their differences. Frequency is the cyclic pattern of scalar waves that flash “on” and “off.” The vibrational frequency rate is determined by how fast energy units contract and expand. In physics, frequency is the number of waves that pass a fixed point in unit time and vibration is the “oscillating, reciprocating, or other periodic motion of a rigid or elastic body or medium forced from a position or state of equilibrium.” As for oscillation , it is “an effect expressible as a quantity that repeatedly and regularly fluctuates above and below some mean value, as the pressure of a sound wave or the voltage of an alternating current.
TIME - Top Stories
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Doing it that way illustrates the elastic nature of broadcast television, when shows drop on and off the schedule throughout the year, and the goal is to reduce repeats. As a result, Greenblatt wouldn't say when the other five new series will appear. Some established shows, like Chicago Med and Little Big Shots were renewed but don't have announced spots on the schedule yet. The on-again, off-again nature of TV will be a barrier for NBC: the Thursday schedule it hopes becomes dominant will be pre-empted for pro football in the fall and the Winter Olympics. NBC said it was offered American Idol, which rival ABC announced it was bringing back next season. NBC said the strength of The Voice, which will add former Idol stars Kelly Clarkson and Jennifer Hudson as coaches next year, and its other development led it to say no, thanks.
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Jungels began losing contact with 8.5 km remaining, and soon after Quintana launched the first of four attacks that prompted Pinot and Nibali to follow with a series of futile counter-attacks. Quintana's final burst from four kilometres out snapped the elastic, the Colombian leaving a tiring Nibali to "limit the damage" after he was overtaken by Dumoulin and Bauke Mollema in the final two kilometres. "It was very steep on the final sections so I tried to limit the damage and go up at my own pace," said Nibali. "Quintana was better on the steeper parts of the climb, and he weighs 10 kilos less than me! Maybe in the time trial we can snatch something back." After Monday's rest day, the race resumes with a 39.8 km time trial on stage 10.
The Huffington Post
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Just when you thought you had your fill of innuendo-heavy, food-related pop songs, Katy Perry s Bon Appetit arrived on the scene to make you feel confused, hungry (in a confused way) and wondering how much she actually knows about the Michelin star system . On Friday, Perry released a very literal visual interpretation of her single. In her new music video, the pop star is first lifted out of plastic wrap by a team of chefs. They then proceed to rub flour on her very elastic limbs, cover her in carrots and onions, boil her, and do some other stuff. Migos arrives, Perry is laid out on a platter for some very fancy cannibals to consume, and then a pole emerges from the center of the dinner table. At the end of it all, Perry is left alone, knife and fork in hand, in front of a pie made of human body parts. We feel ... things, but we dont have the words for them just yet.
Phys.Org
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Anomalies always catch the eye. They stand out from an otherwise well-understood order. Anomalies also occur at sub-atomic scale, as nuclei collide and scatter off into each other—an approach used to explore the properties of atomic nuclei. The most basic kind of scattering is called 'elastic scattering,' in which interacting particles emerge in the same state after they collide.
Phys.Org
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TIME - Top Stories
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Studies suggest that the amount of sugar in the blood (which is affected by how much sugar you eat) sets up a molecular domino effect called glycation, which ultimately leaves skin less firm and elastic. Already bothered by premature lines? Cutting your sugar intake can reduce visible signs of aging, research shows. Youll have less belly fat This is the visceral or deep fat that builds up around vital organs like your liver, pancreas, and intestines. Stubborn and hard to get rid of, its also dangerous; visceral fat is a known risk factor for heart disease and diabetes. In 2016, data from more than 1,000 people who are part of the ongoing Framingham Heart Study showed that the more sugar-sweetened beverages they consumed , the higher their level of visceral fat. Health.com: What Makes Belly Fat Different From Other Fat? Youll feel more energized Added sugars are simple carbohydrates.
ThinkGeek
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The mantra to make it through a tough workout. You're a leaf on the wind, look how you can soar through a workout! Soft, comfortable black athletic shorts with an elastic and drawstring waistband, with a Serenity and leaf design to remind you to really push yourself. $24.99
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Now everybody sing along! Soft black athletic shorts to wear when you head out into the black. The left leg features the good ship Serenity and the line "You Can't Take the Sky From Me." With an elastic waist with drawstring to keep them comfortably in place. $24.99