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NBNota Bene (Latin: Note Well)
NBNew Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.
NBNew Brunswick
NBMathematica Notebook (file extension)
NBNational Bank
NBNotebook
NBNew Business (various locations)
NBNews Busters
NBNewborn
NBNext Best
NBNew Braunfels (New Braunfels, Texas)
NBNotice Board
NBNiobium
NBNon-Binary
NBNot Bad
NBNaval Base
NBNorth Bend (Washington)
NBNorth Bridge
NBNarrow Band
NBNotified Body (European Commission)
NBNorth Bergen (New Jersey)
NBNeon Bible (Arcade Fire album)
NBNew Building (various organizations)
NBNoord Brabant (Netherlands province)
NBNutrient Broth (microbiology)
NBNo Brainer
NBNaughty Boy
NBNorth Brookfield
NBNippon Bearing Co., Ltd. (Japan)
NBNeuberger Berman (asset management firm; est. 1939; various locations)
NBNight Below (fantasy novel)
NBNarrow Body (aircraft)
NBNon-Black
NBNow Boarding
NBNational Bookstore (Philippines)
NBNo Bother
NBNavigation Base
NBNon-Binding (chemistry)
NBNewsboys (band)
NBNitrogen Base
NBNorges Bank (Norway)
NBNo Base
NBNieuw Buinen (town in The Netherlands)
NBNorth-Bound
NBNo-Bid
NBNo Ball
NBNude Beaches
NBNeighborhood Business
NBNeutral Buoyancy
NBNitrogen Balance
NBNewbreed (TFC Clan)
NBNotchback (automobile body style)
NBNominal Bore (internal diameter of a pipe/fitting)
NBNice Boys (Guns N' Roses song)
NBNightbreed (The Clan)
NBNo Brown (fish)
NBNon Billable
NBSterling European Airlines (airline code)
NBNew Bombay
NBNordlandsbanken
NBNorth Bonneville (Washington)
NBNinja Burger (humor website)
NBNegative Burn (Quake 3 Clan)
NBNonbattle
NBNonabyte (1e+27 bytes)
NBNew Babylonian
NBNoisy Bus
NBNassif Building (Falls Church, Virginia)
NBNuclear Boiler
NBNordicbots (QuakeNet gaming)
NBOccupation Semipostal (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
NBNoob Busters (gaming clan)
NBNon-Bound Application (insurance)
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The Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory Operations Contract continues the innovative technical and engineering support Raytheon has provided since 2003 including extending the lifecycle of the massive underwater mockups of the ISS.
Some cephalopods also use a gas-containing shell in a similar manner to cuttlefish to maintain neutral buoyancy.
When Commodore is close to neutral buoyancy, adjusting the pitch angle while beating the tail allows rising and diving.
The pipe was flooded and air bags were attached to sink it to a neutral buoyancy position just above the bottom.
by flying the T-38, practicing spacewalks in our Neutral Buoyancy Lab (a pool with a complete mockup of the International Space Station), practicing using the Robotic Arm as we will use on the Space Station and, of course, learning the Russian language.
The Russian Space Agency's Hydrolab is a place real-life astronauts go to simulate weightlessness in a 12 metre-deep neutral buoyancy tank.
He said: "This enables them to expel air from their lungs, relying on their body tissue instead of oxygen, and helps in achieving neutral buoyancy while underwater - important to reach such depths.
Officials with the Marine Advanced Technology Education Remote Operated Vehicle competition verified the tape and invited the Yavapai team to the event, held June 16-18 at the NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab in Houston.
We monitored air speed and direction using simple frames fitted with monofilament line and cotton ribbons, and with helium-filled soap bubbles with neutral buoyancy.
If you wear a weight belt, weight yourself for neutral buoyancy at 30 feet to ensure you will float to the surface in a blackout.
I've felt the saturated air of the Neutral Buoyancy Lab on my skin, where astronauts do all of their "water" training.
The SkyHook JHL-40 aircraft uses a helium envelope to achieve neutral buoyancy.