Generally, cosmetic dentistry refers to any dental service that enhances the appearance not only an individual’s teeth, but also the gums and the overall smile. The main objective of the said field is similar to the nature of dentistry, the goal to improve the function and appearance of the teeth. Professionals who carry out such practice are called ‘cosmetic dentists’ despite of their specific specialization, education, training, and sufficient experience in the said field.
When Tessema Shifferaw invented the Bowflex machine in 1979 there were very few people who showed interest. Shifferaw, who came from a highly influential and powerful family in Ethiopia, had lost everything when in 1974 Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie was deposed. Shifferaw, who was a teen, was in the US at that time attending college in California.
The Garden House is composed of various gardens set on eight acres. Although known as one garden, it is made up of numerous settings that are spectacular, tranquil and simply beautiful. The site includes the sweet and lovely Walled Garden set along the crumbling ruins of a medieval vicarage and the exotic and lush South African Garden. The Cottage Garden is beautifully wild while the Long Walk offers a winding garden that stretches across meandering paths and along brilliant vistas.
Exbury Gardens offers visitors a magnificent 200-acre Rothschilds garden and a steam railway. This natural gem is lush, rich and luxuriant. Adults and families will simply love visiting the wondrously landscaped grounds that include rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and rare trees and shrubs and taking a ride on the steam railway that traverses the Rhododendron Line.
The P90X Workout is a very popular fitness program that was developed by exercise instructor Tony Horton. During the early part of his career, Horton had created numerous workout programs. Then, over time, he developed what would be the P90X Workout, which is still one of the hottest fitness programs around.
Have you ever wondered where insurance actually came from? Who were the first people to be insured – and why? Insurance is one of those things we tend to take for granted. It just seems to have always been there. The history of insurance is an interesting one, but the basic idea has always been the same. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary describes insurance as, “coverage by contract whereby one party undertakes to indemnify or guarantee another against loss by a specified contingency or peril.” So the basis of insurance is “guarantee against loss”.
Xerox – a household word, right? A word synonymous with printers, photocopiers, fax machines, and a myriad of other office equipment. Here, we’ll be focusing on the printer aspect of their business. Everybody’s heard of Xerox printers, but does anybody know when the printer was invented? That’s what we’re going to tell you about here. We’re going to give you a simple education on the history of printers. Let’s see what develops.
Perfect reproduction – the goal of all photocopiers. And they do a very good job of it, too. But it wasn’t always that way. When they were first invented, the copies were very poor quality – they’d be thrown in the garbage today. But it all had to start somewhere. And it started with one man who had a passion for new ideas. The history of photocopiers wouldn’t be complete without some history of this man.
The history of the player piano goes back to 1895. These unique instruments are designed to play music without a live player. Instead of a musician sitting at the keyboard, the player piano is manipulated by a mechanized device that compresses the keys, which allows for the playing of music.
If history is the result of one person being in the right place at the right time, then we can say that the history of infrared technology belongs to Sir William Herschel (1738-1822). Herschel, who was a German-born British astronomer, immigrated to England at the age of nineteen. In England, he made numerous discoveries, including one that saw light where others had simply seen darkness.