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What does IR stand for?

IR stands for Iridium

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Because the Iridium network covers the entire Earth at all times, such leakage could cripple astronomers' observations anywhere.
When researchers discovered a high iridium level in sediments that had been deposited during the Cretaceous-Tertiary (K/T) mass extinctions, it stood out like a sore thumb.
AMEX:EAG), a leading provider of broadband and communications products, services and content, announced today that the company has received certification by both the Federal Communications Commission (FCC Certification Identifier # LOKJHJLBT05A00021) and Iridium Satellite LLC for its breakthrough Orb'Phone Exchange non-line-of-sight, satellite-based communications platform.