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Meteorites Brought Phosphorus Life To Earth
2013-06-05 12:53:49

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has determined that meteorites that impacted Earth some 3.5 billion years ago could have helped kick start life on this planet. Scientists at the University of Washington and the University of South Florida have found that the heavy bombardment by meteorites early in our planet´s history provided the reactive phosphorus that was essential for the...

2013-06-03 08:25:24

LONDON, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Investment Research, a leading international investment research firm, announces the initiation of coverage of Duluth Metals (TSX: DM), a mineral development company focused on developing its Twin Metals Minnesota (TMM) copper-nickel-platinum group metals project. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130417/608168 ) Edison's comprehensive report, Steadily unlocking value, was published today, and examines the...

2013-06-02 23:16:41

Clean Water Systems & Stores Inc. has expanded its sales and distribution in Nigeria and appointed new distributor for Nigeria and neighboring regions. (PRWEB) June 01, 2013 In Nigeria, the demand for automatic iron filtration systems is expanding along with the large number of wells being drilled. Iron in well water is a common occurrence in Nigeria. As the Nigerian economy expands and more wells are being drilled, the demand for advanced iron filtration systems continues to grow....

2013-05-28 12:22:32

Copper Development Association and GreenCE team up to showcase integrated design approach and copper-cladding system of new Arizona Health Sciences Education Building NEW YORK, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspired by its surrounding southwestern landscape, the Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB) at The University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix is one of the most innovative construction projects in the United States utilizing predominately recycled copper. Using nearly...

2013-05-26 23:02:47

Pain Free Living with Superior Magnetics announces a copper bracelet for pain relief of inflammatory conditionsincluding arthritis, tendonitis and bursitis (PRWEB) May 26, 2013 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leader in innovative pain relief products is excited to release a new line of copper bracelets for pain caused by arthritis, tendonitis and bursitis. This new line of copper bracelets for pain has a mixture of copper, brass and silver wire woven to form a trinity of...

2013-05-24 04:20:34

LONDON, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading industry experts have given their key insights into the future of sugar and sodium reduction and replacement, in a new industry report compiled by Fi Conferences. Speaker for the Reducing and Replacing Sugar and Sodium conference, Sam Waterfall, Senior Consultant at the Healthy Marketing Team, asserts that 'the next challenge is for food-tech innovation to deliver consistent experience without compromising favourite...

2013-05-16 12:23:17

SALT LAKE CITY, May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Promithian Global Ventures Inc. (OTCPink: PGVI) is pleased to welcome Mr. Phillip J Wheelton as its new President effective as of May 16, 2013. Mr. Wheelton brings over 25 years of experience as a private businessman, and President of a number of publicly traded resource companies. Mr. Wheelton has traveled extensively, and done business, in northeast Asia. Mr. Wheelton completed his Honors B.A. at the University of Western Ontario in London,...

2013-05-15 23:29:44

New study shows that the amount of magnesium consumed and absorbed is the key predictor of children´s bone health; whereas dietary calcium intake was not significantly associated with total bone mineral content or density. Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 While it is known that magnesium is important for bone health in adults, few studies have analyzed magnesium´s crucial role in the bone density of young children. A new study presented on Sunday, May 5, at the Pediatric...

2013-05-14 23:20:04

The Salt Institute responds to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) review of studies that examine links between sodium consumption and health outcomes. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has released a review of studies that examine links between sodium consumption and health outcomes. The review raises questions about possible harm caused by sodium reduction efforts and recognizes that blood pressure is only one of many factors that should be considered in...

2013-05-14 08:22:59

TSX: TVI  OTCQX: TVIPF CALGARY, May 14, 2013 /CNW/ - TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX: TVI) (OTCQX: TVIPF) (TVI or the Company) today announced its unaudited, consolidated financial and operational results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. For a thorough explanation of the points discussed in this news release, shareholders are encouraged to read the unaudited interim consolidated financial statements, prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS),...


Latest Dietary minerals Reference Libraries

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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 12:12:27

Aurichalcite is a mineral, usually found as a secondary mineral in copper and zinc deposits. Its chemical formula is (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6. The name probably originates from the Greek oreichalchos meaning "mountain copper".

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2005-05-26 11:18:13

Cobalt is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Co and atomic number 27. Notable characteristics Cobalt is a hard ferromagnetic silver-white element. The Curie temperature is of 1388 K with 1.6~1.7 Bohr magnetons per atom. It is frequently associated with nickel, and both are characteristic ingredients of meteoric iron. Mammals require small amounts of cobalt salts. Cobalt-60, an artificially produced radioactive isotope of cobalt, is an important radioactive...

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2005-05-26 11:10:00

Copper is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Cu and atomic number 29. Notable characteristics Copper is a reddish-coloured metal, with a high electrical and thermal conductivity (among pure metals at room temperature, only silver has a higher electrical conductivity). Copper may well be the oldest metal in use, as copper artifacts dating to 8700 BC have been found. Besides being part of various ores, copper can be found in the metallic form (i.e. native copper)...

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2005-05-26 09:07:13

Manganese is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Mn and atomic number 25. Notable characteristics Manganese is a gray-white metal, resembling iron. It is a hard metal and is very brittle, fusible with difficulty, but easily oxidized. Manganese metal is ferromagnetic only after special treatment. The most common oxidation states of manganese are +2, +3, +4, +6 and +7, though oxidation states from +1 to +7 are observed. Mn2+ often competes with Mg2+ in...

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