Science / Weather / Ozone Layer: An atmospheric layer that contains a high proportion of oxygen that exists as ozone. It acts as a filtering mechanism against incoming ultraviolet radiation. It is located between the troposphere and the stratosphere, around 9.5 to 12.5 miles (15 to 20 kilometers) above the earth's surface.
Technology / Computers / QuickTime Player: A multimedia technology developed by Apple Computer. Developed to display video, sound, animation, graphics, text, music and 360 degree virtual reality (VR) scenes. Apple makes its QuickTime plug-in a MORE
Technology / Computers / Real Player: Developed by RealNetworks, this is a cross-platform multi-media player. MORE
Technology / Computers / Secure Sockets Layer (SSL): A protocol designed by Netscape Communications to enable encrypted, authenticated communications across the Internet. SSL is used mostly in communications between Web browsers and Web servers. URLs th MORE
Entertainment / Bowling / Straight Player: A player that relies on accuracy at the expense of power. MORE
Entertainment / Bowling / Power Player: A cranker; hard hitting, big hook, faster than average speed player. MORE