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Structure Of Tough Sea Urchin Spines May Inspire Engineers
2012-02-16 14:10:27

A team of German scientists recently decoded the molecular structure of the unusually sturdy spines of sea urchins, a discovery that they believe could eventually prove useful in helping engineers construct stronger, more stable buildings. Biologists have long known that the spines of the globular little marine animals are made of the compound calcium carbonate, a chemical commonly found in the shells of various invertebrates, not to mention egg shells, calcium supplements and the antacids...

2011-12-29 08:00:00

Gizmoplans.com offers complete manufacturing plans to build a 3 Cubic Yard Volumetric Concrete Mixer for the concrete industry. The Volumetric DIY Concrete Mixer allows you to mix the exact amount of concrete you want when you need it. (PRWEB) December 29, 2011 Both new and existing precast concrete companies looking for ways to save money and increase production can now benefit by building their own 3 cubic yard diy concrete mixer. Gizmoplans.com has released its complete plans to build a...

2011-12-24 08:00:00

The Architecture and Civil Engineering Sciences are two of the new key sections in the Engineering Sciences category of the Sciences Social Network Sciencia.org. The users of the website monitor 72 scientific journals publishing in these two disciplines which currently contain over 9,000 articles. (PRWEB) December 24, 2011 The Engineering Sciences Social Network Sciencia.org was established to provide the very latest news headlines, references and resources from scientific journals, books...


Word of the Day
jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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