Gas carbon


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gas carbon a compact variety of carbon obtained as an incrustation on the interior of gas retorts, and used for the manufacture of the carbon rods of pencils for the voltaic, arc, and for the plates of voltaic batteries, etc.
    • Gas carbon etc. See under Carbon Coke, etc.
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In literature:

These trees tend also to render the air healthy, by giving out oxygen in large quantities during the day, and absorbing carbonic acid gas.
"A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude, Volumes I & II" by William Sleeman
Langley, in 1891-1895, built four model airplanes, one driven by carbonic-acid gas and three by steam-engines.
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
Gas rich in hydrocarbons which in turn are rich in carbon is high in illuminating value.
"Artificial Light" by M. Luckiesh
The escaping bubbles of free carbonic acid gas give to the fountain a boiling motion.
"Saratoga and How to See It" by R. F. Dearborn
This determination must be based rather upon the amount of oxygen consumed and of carbonic acid gas given off.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 717, September 28, 1889" by Various
First, then, in all known chemical changes in which oxygen gas is absorbed and carbonic acid gas formed, heat is produced.
"Consolations in Travel or, the Last Days of a Philosopher" by Humphrey Davy
The influence of synchronism between the "radiant" and the "absorbent" is well shown by the behavior of carbonic acid gas.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 365, December 30, 1882" by Various
The northern part of Michigan and all Huron are clear, transparent, and full of carbonic gas, so that its water sparkles.
"Canada and the Canadians" by Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle
Combined with carbon, it forms the substances which constitute petroleum and natural gas.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
I thought you said that the carbonic gas would put out the light?
"The Wonder Island Boys: Treasures of the Island" by Roger Thompson Finlay

In news:

Carbon Nanotube Pencil Can Draw Life-Saving Gas Detector.
An industry-government group has recovered gas from methane hydrates through a well on the Alaska North Slope in a tightly controlled test in which carbon dioxide and nitrogen were injected and the pressure reduced.
Yamal LNG OAO will us BASF's technology for removing carbon dioxide from natural gas, reported BASF.
Magnum Research stunned everyone with the introduction of their remarkably innovative, gas-operated Desert Eagle handgun and went on to stun the rimfire world with a carbon-wrapped barrel and the meanest looking stock in the business.
The state ran a test of its controversial greenhouse-gas market Thursday, even as it wrestles with ongoing complaints that the price of carbon could prove too costly for businesses.
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Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
George Frey, Bloomberg News The low cost of natural gas has contributed to a reduction of carbon dioxide emissions.
Carbon capture — an expensive , partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas, critics say.
Carbon capture — an expensive, partial solution to greenhouse gas , critics say.
However, the upgrade will increase the output of carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas linked to climate change.
The Pine Bend refinery, the largest in Minnesota, currently contributes about 3.5 million tons of carbon dioxide, or 2 percent of Minnesota's total greenhouse-gas emissions, according to Flint Hills.
The City of Vancouver has set a target of all new construction to be carbon neutral by 2020 as part of its plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
San Diego researchers are exploring the idea of using algae to keep major gas-burning power plants from clogging the atmosphere with carbon dioxide.

In science:

Of course, if metallic or carbon atoms are condensed into grains, their gas phase abundances are correspondingly depleted.
The temperature structure of dusty planetary nebulae
In such a model however, the dark matter is in the form of white dwarfs and the remaining gas is is heavily contaminated by Carbon and Nitrogen73 .
TASI Lectures on Dark Matter
The classic observation that implied turbulent transport was the large amount of carbon in the gas phase of dense molecular cores, considering the short freeze-out time on dust.
Interstellar Turbulence II: Implications and Effects
Finally, diborane was introduced in the vertical silica wall reactor with boron to carbon concentration ratios in the gas phase ((B/C )gas )ranging from 1500 to 3000 ppm.
Dependence of the superconducting transition temperature on the doping level in single crystalline diamond films
Since about half of the dust in the ISM is injected by carbon stars in which an appreciable fraction of the stardust is SiC, it is unclear how SiC is converted to gas-phase and recondense to form silicates in the ISM.
Interstellar Grains -- The 75th Anniversary