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An aircraft is a machine that is able to fly by gaining support from the air.
Argon is a chemical element with symbol Ar and atomic number 18.
Bromine is a chemical element with symbol Br and atomic number 35.
Bromochlorodifluoromethane, also known by the trade name Halon 1211, or BCF, or Halon 1211 BCF, or Freon 12B1, is a haloalkane with the chemical formula CF2ClBr.
A bubble chamber is a vessel filled with a superheated transparent liquid (most often liquid hydrogen) used to detect electrically charged particles moving through it.
Carbon (from carbo "coal") is a chemical element with symbol C and atomic number 6.
Carbon dioxide (chemical formula) is a colorless gas with a density about 60% higher than that of dry air.
Chlorodifluoromethane or difluoromonochloromethane is a hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC).
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
In thermodynamics, a critical point (or critical state) is the end point of a phase equilibrium curve.
A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations.
A fire sprinkler or sprinkler head is the component of a fire sprinkler system that discharges water when the effects of a fire have been detected, such as when a predetermined temperature has been exceeded.
Fluorine is a chemical element with symbol F and atomic number 9.
Fluoroform is the chemical compound with the formula CHF3.
A fuel tank (or petrol tank) is a safe container for flammable fluids.
Gargamelle was a heavy liquid bubble chamber detector in operation at CERN between 1970 and 1979.
Gaseous fire suppression is a term to describe the use of inert gases and chemical agents to extinguish a fire.
The General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon is a single-engine supersonic multirole fighter aircraft originally developed by General Dynamics (now Lockheed Martin) for the United States Air Force (USAF).
Global warming potential (GWP) is a relative measure of how much heat a greenhouse gas traps in the atmosphere.
Halocarbon compounds are chemicals in which one or more carbon atoms are linked by covalent bonds with one or more halogen atoms (fluorine, chlorine, bromine or iodine –) resulting in the formation of organofluorine compounds, organochlorine compounds, organobromine compounds, and organoiodine compounds.
Hydrogen bromide is the diatomic molecule with the formula.
Hydrogen fluoride is a chemical compound with the chemical formula.
The UN numbers from UN1001 to UN1100 as assigned by the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods.
Mainframe computers (colloquially referred to as "big iron") are computers used primarily by large organizations for critical applications; bulk data processing, such as census, industry and consumer statistics, enterprise resource planning; and transaction processing.
The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer) is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone layer by phasing out the production of numerous substances that are responsible for ozone depletion.
A neutrino detector is a physics apparatus which is designed to study neutrinos.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The ozone depletion potential (ODP) of a chemical compound is the relative amount of degradation to the ozone layer it can cause, with trichlorofluoromethane (R-11 or CFC-11) being fixed at an ODP of 1.0.
The ozone layer or ozone shield is a region of Earth's stratosphere that absorbs most of the Sun's ultraviolet radiation.
The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format developed in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
Pentafluoroethane is a refrigerant with the formula CF3CHF2.
Pyrolysis is the thermal decomposition of materials at elevated temperatures in an inert atmosphere.
A telephone exchange is a telecommunications system used in the public switched telephone network or in large enterprises.
Toxicity is the degree to which a chemical substance or a particular mixture of substances can damage an organism.
Trichlorofluoromethane, also called freon-11, CFC-11, or R-11, is a chlorofluorocarbon.
Trifluoroiodomethane, also referred to as trifluoromethyl iodide is a halomethane with the formula CF3I.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
1,1,1,2,3,3,3-Heptafluoropropane, also called heptafluoropropane, FM200, HFC-227 or HFC-227ea (ISO name), as well as apaflurane (INN), is a colourless, odourless gaseous halocarbon commonly used as a gaseous fire suppression agent.
1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane (also known as norflurane (INN), R-134a, Freon 134a, Forane 134a, Genetron 134a, Florasol 134a, Suva 134a, or HFC-134a) is a haloalkane refrigerant with thermodynamic properties similar to R-12 (dichlorodifluoromethane) but with insignificant ozone depletion potential and a somewhat lower global warming potential (1,430, compared to R-12's GWP of 10,900).
1-Chloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane, C2HClF4, is a hydrochlorofluorocarbon used as a component in refrigerants offered as replacements for chlorofluorocarbons. HCFC-124 is also used in gaseous fire suppression systems as a replacement for bromochlorocarbons.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
Bromofluoroform, CBrF3, Carbon monobromide trifluoride, Fluorocarbon 1301, Freon 13B1, Freon 13BI, Freon FE 1301, Halocarbon 13B1, Halon 1301, Halon 1301 BTM, Halon gas, Halon-1301, Monobromotrifluoromethane, R 13B1, R-13B1, Refrigerant 13B1, Trifluorobromomethane, Trifluoromethyl bromide, Trifluoromethylbromide, Trifluoromonobromomethane, UN 1009.