Site Info - Aps.org
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APS Physics | APS HomeAmerican Physical Society (APS) is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy and international activities.
Description on Homepage
American Physical Society (APS)Information, member directory and many links.
Description from Alexa
27 August 1991
Number 27,468 of all websites according to Alexa
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CommonSpot is a content management system based on ColdFusion, developed by PaperThin.
Java is a general-purpose language originally developed by Sun Microsystems.
ColdFusion is a scripting language used for building web applications, and developed by Adobe Systems.
Transitional version of XHTML.
UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode, which is backwards compatible with ASCII.
JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) is a lossy compression method suitable to store photographic images.
PNG (Portable Network Graphics) is a lossless compression image format, suitable to store graphics with uniformly colored areas, and originally introduced as a free, open-source successor of GIF.
GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) is a lossless compression image format, originally introduced by CompuServe and suitable to store graphics, logos and simple animations.
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Non-HttpOnly cookies are used in the HTTP protocol and also in client side scripts, which may be a security threat.
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Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.
Persistent cookies with an expiration time between 1 day and 1 month.
HttpOnly cookies are used only in the HTTP protocol and not in client side scripts, which may increase security.
Verisign is an SSL certificate authority owned by Symantec.
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