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They’re great options for people who are advised to wear compression socks all the time, as they can work with many shoe types and across seasons.Compression socks to ease aches and support travel|PopSci Commerce Team|January 20, 2021|Popular-Science
In simulations and experiments, they saw the bio-inspired lattice withstand the most stress — first from compression in one direction, and then from opposing pressures at three points in another test — before breaking.The Curious Strength of a Sea Sponge’s Glass Skeleton|Elena Renken|January 11, 2021|Quanta Magazine
When comparing each runner’s highest-deviation shoe to his or her lowest-deviating shoe, the high-deviating shoe produced significantly greater cartilage compression in the medial-tibial area of the knee joint.There’s a New Way to Choose the Right Running Shoe|Alex Hutchinson|January 5, 2021|Outside Online
Don’t forget to also check on compression, caching, and, importantly, image file sizes.
One of the most promising so far, Silver said, is video compression, where there are many different ways to compress a video signal, but no clear rules about which one is best for different kinds of video.DeepMind unveils new details of game-mastering A.I. it says may help in complex real-world environments|Jeremy Kahn|December 23, 2020|Fortune
“Indeed, what had it gotten us, this violent compression of politics and celebrity and moral policing,” Bai writes.How Gary Hart Became the First Political Sex Scandal Casualty|Lloyd Grove|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For example, bodies recovered from Air France Flight 447 that crashed into the south Atlantic revealed severe spinal compression.MH17 Is the World’s First Open-Source Air Crash Investigation|Clive Irving|July 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
AT T also sold another one of his projects, DjVu, an image compression technology which he thinks could have competed with PDF.Soon All Your Best Facebook Friends Will Be Robots|William O’Connor|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A short-story writer (his “The Evils of Spain” could be read along with this book), Pritchett was a master of compression.Book Bag: Paul Theroux’s Favorite Inner-Journey Travel Books|Paul Theroux|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Allen Guelzo's new history of the civil war, Fateful Lightning, is a masterpiece of compression.
Should it fail, the fluid can generally be pumped out by alternate compression of the tube and the bulb.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
This compression will be vastly increased through the simultaneous opening of the eight circular speaking ports SP.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
In the experiment with the cylinder above described, the compression is due to mechanical energy, a force of another nature.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The concrete not only affords much of the strength to resist compression, but effectively protects the steel from corrosion.
For masonry, brick or concrete the arch subjected throughout to compression is the most natural form.
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See data compression.