Physicists Are One Step Closer To Cooling Down Antimatter
Physicists are one step closer to cooling down antimatter.
FAQ Heating - Wright Mechanical Services Inc.
Frequently asked questions about heating and the installation, repair, and services by Wright Mechanical Services in Louisville, KY
The Prospect of Immortality - a look into the world of cryonics
While there’s plenty to debate about life after death, what about life after a deep-freeze at minus 196 Celsius (minus 320 Fahrenheit)? For many people ...
Crossing Over: How Science Is Redefining Life And Death
After toddler Gardell Martin fell into an icy stream in March 2015, he was dead for more than an hour and a half. Three and a half days later he left a hospital alive and well. His story is one of man...
Inside the weird world of cryonics
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Europe to America: Your love of air-conditioning is stupid
"If everyone were to adopt the U.S.'s air-conditioning lifestyle, energy use could rise tenfold by 2050." The weather in Washington, D.C., and Berlin, Germany, has been pretty similar recently. There...
Extreme Cold And Shipwreck Lead
Scientists on an experiment in Italy are looking for a process so rare, it is thought to occur less than once every trillion, trillion years. To find it, they will create the single coldest cubic mete...
Cryonics - Life after Death video
Short feature featuring some excellent footage of suspensions, and the capabilities of the American Cryonics Society. For more information, see http://Americ...
Refrigerator - Havard Medical School Advisor
QUESTION: During the holidays, my refrigerator is more packed than ever with leftovers. Can you provide some guidance about how to make sure the food I ...
Air conditioning - Video
Air conditioning has fundamentally changed how people experience the world. When it's hot outside, walking into an air-conditioned house is like walking into...
Cryogenics
In physics, cryogenics is the study of the production and behaviour of materials at very low temperatures (below −150 °C, −238 °F or 123 K). A person who studies elements that have been subj...
Cryogenics - Wikipedia
Cryonics
Cryonics (from Greek κρύος 'kryos-' meaning 'icy cold') is the low-temperature preservation of animals and humans who cannot be sustained by contemporary medicine, with the hope that healing and resus...
Cryonics - Wikipedia
Heat exchanger
A heat exchanger is a piece of equipment built for efficient heat transfer from one medium to another. The media may be separated by a solid wall to prevent mixing or they may be in direct contact. T...
Heat exchanger - Wikipedia
Heat pump
A heat pump is a device that provides heat energy from a source of heat to a destination called a "heat sink". Heat pumps are designed to move thermal energy opposite to the direction of spontaneous h...
Heat pump - Wikipedia
Ice trade
The ice trade, also known as the frozen water trade, was a 19th-century industry, centering on the east coast of the United States and Norway, involving the large-scale harvesting, transport and sale ...
Ice trade - Wikipedia
FAQ Heating - Wright Mechanical Services Inc.
Frequently asked questions about heating and the installation, repair, and services by Wright Mechanical Services in Louisville, KY
The Prospect of Immortality - a look into the world of cryonics
While there’s plenty to debate about life after death, what about life after a deep-freeze at minus 196 Celsius (minus 320 Fahrenheit)? For many people ...
Crossing Over: How Science Is Redefining Life And Death
After toddler Gardell Martin fell into an icy stream in March 2015, he was dead for more than an hour and a half. Three and a half days later he left a hospital alive and well. His story is one of man...
Zenobia (1837 ship)
The Zenobia was an 1837 full rigged ship built in Medford, MA. She was known for transporting a cargo of ice from Sitka, Alaska to San Francisco.
Capt. H.B. Lovejoy, mate of the Zenobia, was for m...
Europe to America: Your love of air-conditioning is stupid
"If everyone were to adopt the U.S.'s air-conditioning lifestyle, energy use could rise tenfold by 2050." The weather in Washington, D.C., and Berlin, Germany, has been pretty similar recently. There...
Chiller
A chiller is a machine that removes heat from a liquid via a vapor-compression or absorption refrigeration cycle. This liquid can then be circulated through a heat exchanger to cool air or equipment a...
Chiller - Wikipedia