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  Far infrared astronomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Far infrared astronomy is the branch of astronomy and astrophysics which deals with objects visible in far-infrared radiation (extending from 30μm towards submillimeter wavelengths around 450μm).
These stars heat up the dust and cause it to glow brightly in the infrared.
The Earth's atmosphere is opaque over most of the far infrared, so that ground-based observations are limited to submillimetre wavelengths using high altitude telescopes such as the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope, the Caltech Submillimeter Observatory, and the Submillimeter Array.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Far_infrared_astronomy   (364 words)

  
 Infrared spectroscopy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Infrared spectroscopy (IR Spectroscopy) is the subset of spectroscopy that deals with the Infrared part of the electromagnetic spectrum.
The infrared portion of the electromagnetic spectrum is divided into three regions; the near-, mid- and far- infrared, named for their relation to the visible spectrum.
Infrared spectroscopy is widely used in both research and industry as a simple and reliable technique for measurement, quality control, and dynamic measurement.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Infrared_spectroscopy   (1326 words)

  
 Far Infrared Therapy Clothing Market - selections of far infrared clothing, knee band, socks, shapewear, etc.
Far infrared health clothing, including far infrared undergarments, far infrared knee band (or knee braces), far infrared shapewear, far infrared socks, back belt, etc. could be conveniently worn 24 hours a day and is washable and durable.
Far Infrared light is also capable of enhancing white blood cell function, thereby increasing immune response and eliminating foreign pathogens and cellular waste products in the body.
to far infrared therapy gloves for raynaud syndrome and carpal tunnel syndrome.
www.firheals.com   (583 words)

  
 Sauna Works - Clearlight Far Infrared Saunas For Health and Relaxation!
Among the infrared waves, the far infrared rays, which have a wavelength of 8-14 microns, are especially good for the human body.
The deep heat and far infrared is why scholars believe that the Ondol (traditional warm floor of Korea) is good for health because the materials for the Ondol are stone and earth both of which radiate far infrared waves when heated.
The far infrared rays consist of similar wavelengths as that which is emitted naturally by the human body.
www.infraredsauna.com /why.html   (974 words)

  
 Infrared Waves
"Near infrared" light is closest in wavelength to visible light and "far infrared" is closer to the microwave region of the electromagnetic spectrum.
The longer, far infrared wavelengths are about the size of a pin head and the shorter, near infrared ones are the size of cells, or are microscopic.
Infrared film 'sees' the object because the Sun (or some other light source) shines infrared light on it and it is reflected or absorbed by the object.
imagers.gsfc.nasa.gov /ems/infrared.html   (1181 words)

  
 Far Infrared - ThermoFlow uses unique fabrics that radiate Far Infrared rays in their products.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Infrared light is in this spectrum's lower range, and although its rays aren't visible to the eye, it generates the warmth we feel on bright sunny days.
Infrared rays vary in wavelengths, and are categorized as near infrared, mid infrared and far infrared.
By using an assortment of body garments and far infrared wraps during competitions or training, athletes have been able to eliminate soreness and muscle spasms while reducing the likelihood of future injuries.
www.thermoflownow.com /infrared.html   (1467 words)

  
 Near, Mid and Far-Infrared
The main factor that determines which wavelengths are included in each of these three infrared regions is the type of detector technology used for gathering infrared light.
Infrared radiation is emitted by any object that has a temperature (ie radiates heat).
The infrared light that we observe in this region is not thermal (not due to heat radiation).
www.ipac.caltech.edu /Outreach/Edu/Regions/irregions.html   (1221 words)

  
 Far Infrared Sauna
Infrared saunas assist in resolution of inflammatory infiltrates, edema and exudates.
Far Infrared is approved by the FDA for treatment of pain relief.
Far infrared therapy in Japan has been effective in providing pain relief with those suffering from bursitis, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, back pain, headache, sprains, strains, and many other musculo-skeletal ailments.
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 Far Infrared Products
Far infrared is part of the spectrum of light emanating from the sun.
Far infrared is not visible to the eye, but you feel it as heat penetrating into your skin.
Far infrared light and its therapeutic properties have been studied in China and Japan for over twenty years and is now beginning to become very popular in the United States.
www.toolsforwellness.com /far-infrared.html   (295 words)

  
 Far Infrared Saunas provider is technology leader.
Far infrared sauna therapy can be increased through our Solocarbon™ Far infrared heater technology.
Far infrared sauna kits and home saunas are manufactured here with the quality to fit any need.
Far infrared saunas have shown to assist in weight loss, pain management, skin purification, detoxification and stress reduction.
www.sunlightsaunas.com   (590 words)

  
 Why Far Infrared?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This is why the Far Infrared Sauna is such a valuable and essential heath tool for people of all ages.
Infrared heat is used to keep the babies warm in hospitals around the world.
Far Infrared in the blood stream is able to neutralize blood toxicity as well as smoothen the walls of arteries, capillaries and veins.
www.solarussauna.com /Infrared.htm   (931 words)

  
 What is Far Infrared Heat?
FIR infrared ray energy is a part of the natural light spectrum of sunlight, minus the skin damaging UV, which is why NASA spacecraft have utilized this heat.
Far Infrared ray is a form of light energy form the sun.
Far Infrared lamps are actively used for medical treatments by Doctors, Chiropractors, Acupuncturists, Physical Therapists, Massage Therapists for: arthritis, joint pain, stiff muscles, injuries to tendons and ligaments to promote a faster self-body healing effect.
www.infraredmat.com /whatisfir.html   (854 words)

  
 Far Infrared Bio-Ceramic impregnated fabrics radiate Far Infrared rays.
Infrared waves are between visible light and the microwave rays.
Infrared light is in this spectrum's lower range, and although its rays aren't visible to the naked eye, it generates the warmth we feel on bright sunny days.
Near infrared (0.76 to 1.5microns), mid infrared (1.5 to 4 microns), and far infrared (4 to 1,000 microns).
www.horsemanshop.com /infrared.html   (1356 words)

  
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Far infrared astronomy is the branch of astronomy and astrophysics which deals with objects visible in far-infrared radiation (approximatively from 30μm to 300μm).
In the far-infrared, no star can be seen, but we can see very cold matter (140 Kelvin or less).
Except for the plane of our own galaxy, the brightest far-infrared object in the sky is central region of a galaxy called M82.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/f/fa/far_infrared_astronomy.html   (243 words)

  
 Far Infrared Sauna - Two Person
Infrared heat is light produced by the sun.
Infrared energy is measured in wavelengths as microns.
In conclusion, I believe that infrared sauna is safe and effective detoxification therapy which is of value to most everyone, regardless of age.
www.ghchealth.com /far-infrared-sauna.php   (1942 words)

  
 Far Infrared Therapy - FIR, Heat Therapy, Cancer
Far Infrared is the 'chi' energy in humans and animals, also emitted from sunlight.
Far Infrared Ray are the invisible rays of natural sunlight that have the longest wavelength.
Far Infrared technology is generating outstanding results and is rapidly gaining worldwide recognition and acclaim: The benefits of FIR technology are truly phenomenal beyond the initial feelings of well being and relaxation.
www.chimachine4u.com /fir.html   (2321 words)

  
 Eacon Far-Infrared Sauna Cabin - 2 Person | Mercantila
Heater units are reflected one, each infrared heat projector is uniquely designed to be sealed in glass tube which is filled with reflected materials inside, and then the tubes are set in front of mirror metals which reflect the heat that reaches people softer and without burn feeling.
The range of infrared waves generated by the body is 3 to 50 microns.
Eacon Group established her first factory manufacturing infrared sauna equipment in 1993 and has long been recognized as a trend setter with a reputation of excellence.
mercantila.com /catalog/store/Eacon_Far-Infrared_Sauna_Cabin_-_2_Person   (921 words)

  
 Far Infrared Dome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
generates far infrared rays, which you feel as gently penetrating heat This heat is being absorbed deep into the body.
Perhaps the most immediate relief the Far Infrared Dome offers is simple relaxation, as it melts away the stresses and tensions of modern life.
The perspiration achieved under the far infrared dome carries off deeply imbedded impurities and dead skin cells, leaving the skin glowing and clean.
www.torontocounselling.com /far_infrared_dome.htm   (607 words)

  
 Far Infrared Therapy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Far Infrared Therapy is a type of low energy therapy using light in the far infrared spectrum for the treatment of a health problem.
Far Infrared Therapy, or FIR therapy or Infrared Therapy uses far infrared light which is part of the Sun light spectrum whose wavelengths fall just below (what the word infra means) the visible red light.
Far Infrared Therapy has also been shown to aid the process of weight loss, promote the growth of new hair, improve immune system and the overall health.
www.firheals.com /catalog/far_infrared_therapy.php   (721 words)

  
 Far Infrared Saunas - Miracle Heat Saunas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Infrared saunas, also known as far infrared saunas, make you sweat more and feel better.
Far infrared saunas can also provide relief to patients suffering from rhuemetoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, and certain skin conditions.
Far infrared heat is completely healthy and safe for all living things.
www.miracleheatsaunas.com   (274 words)

  
 Berkeley Lab Far-Infrared Detectors in Orbit
Because interstellar gas clouds and space dust effectively absorb visible and ultraviolet photons, observations in the infrared portion of the electromagnetic spectrum -- in particular the far infrared -- can reveal objects and phenomenon that would otherwise be invisible to astronomers.
The far infrared is also good for the study of small stars, extrasolar planets, and molecular clouds that give off heat but are too dim to be viewed by visible light.
This infrared image shows a 5 by 5 arcminute starfield in the constellation Perseus, an engineering test image made while the satellite cools down in orbit before serious science begins.
www.lbl.gov /Science-Articles/Archive/SB-MSD-SIRTF.html   (1221 words)

  
 Far Infrared Health Inc. FIR Technology for better Health
Far Infrared Therapy is widely used as a natural alternative and complimentary treatment for many chronic ailments.
Far infrared therapeutic clothing emits and reflects safe natural light energy deep into the muscles and joints.
Far Infrared Health Inc. is proud to bring you Thermoflow's most popular FIR products, everything from therapeutic socks to head caps.
www.farinfraredhealth.com   (337 words)

  
 The Infrared Revolution - main page
The discovery of infrared light was reported exactly 200 years ago and is an event astronomers are eager to celebrate.
The first space observatory able to see in the infrared, ESA's ISO, has unveiled in the last few years a surprising face of the Universe that had remained mostly hidden so far, and that deserves an even deeper exploration.
ESA is now preparing to dive yet deeper into the infrared with ISO's successor, Herschel Space Observatory (formerly called FIRST), whose main observing priorities will be discussed by over 200 astronomers from all over the world at a meeting in Toledo (Spain), from 12 to 15 December.
sci2.esa.int /specialevents/infrared/index.html   (917 words)

  
 Far Infrared Lamps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Far Infrared Mineral (FIM) Lamps, also referred to as TDP Lamps, were invented by a group of scientists and physicians of the Chongqing Silicate Research Institute (CSRI) headed by Mr.
Due to its amazing therapeutic effects, the Far Infrared Mineral Lamp is known in China and Hong Kong as the "Miracle Lamp".
FIM lamps create mineral infrared waves that have been proven to be almost miraculously effective in treating some of the most chronic conditions such as joint pain, arthritis, back pain, tennis elbow, shoulder pain, and some skin conditions such as herpes, psoriasis etc.
www.torontocounselling.com /far_infrared_lamps.htm   (1283 words)

  
 Far Infrared Rays - What is it? Is FIR Safe? Health information on FIR therapy
I must admit when I first heard about “far infrared technology”, I was at a total loss as to what the “magic” was behind how the thing works.
It’s been years since I’d even heard the term “far infrared”, and I certainly had no idea just how important the power of far infrared light is for all of us.
The warming effects of far infrared dilate your arteries, blood vessels and tiny capillaries.
www.thermoflowproducts.com /farinfrared.html   (1062 words)

  
 Far Infrared Explanation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The study also showed that infrared Chi stimulated a significant increase in cell growth, DNA synthesis and protein synthesis in cells.
The molecular effects of FIR are actually measurable through IR spectroscopy, a method of analyzing the emission and absorption of infrared light that reveals changes in atoms and molecules caused by IR energy.
The penetrating infrared energy brings nutrients and oxygen to the soft tissue region being treated and at the same time stimulates the removal of accumulated toxins.
www.balancedlives.net /altmed.htm   (3493 words)

  
 TDP and Thermotex Far Infrared Heat Therapy Mineral lamps, pads
As a medium and far infrared therapeutic device different from regular TDP Lamp and Zhou Lin Bio-Spectrum Health Device, the QK-Wide Band Spectrum Therapeutic Apparatus is a new and improved update.
The all-new FIM Energizer Pro Plus maintains the essential components of all other FIM (far infrared mineral) lamps; but it expands the width of the far infrared spectrum, and also meets the organism need of receiving different quantum of far infrared mineral rays.
Thermotex™ produces infrared light to provide deep penetrating warmth for relief of acute and chronic pain, and to speed up the body's natural healing process.
www.promolife.com /products/infrared.htm   (1166 words)

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