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2012-02-14 11:52:22

As a result of a joint intensive work of several groups from five different countries, including Basque Country, a new wide class of topological insulators —materials that are insulators in the bulk but conductors at the surface— with technologically very promising properties has been discovered.

2012-01-05 13:21:58

The hardest substance in the human body is moved by its strongest muscles: When we heartily bite into an apple or a schnitzel, enormous strengths are working on the surface of our teeth.

2011-12-06 08:00:00

Novamed Ceramisys Limited announced today that the new Orbtexâ„¢ bio-ceramic orbital implant has received FDA 510(k) clearance for marketing in the US. Dundee,


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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