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2012-10-25 04:03:21

Red Bee Propolis continues to astound industry professionals with its uniquely beneficial antioxidant formula! Sunrise, FL (PRWEB) October 24, 2012 NaturaNectar LLC is honored to announce that its NaturaNectar Red Bee Propolis has been recognized with the 2012 Best of Supplements Award by Better Nutrition magazine. NaturaNectar utilizes their proprietary water-extraction technology and the only commercial viable source of exotic, Brazilian red bee propolis in the world to bring to the...

2012-09-07 23:04:36

Rare antiques, jewelry and gold headline this weekend's auction event. On Saturday, Sep 8th, Government Auction will offer a wide selection of gold, Hollywood memorabilia, and luxury cars for auction on the website Proxibid.com. Tehachapi, CA (PRWEB) September 06, 2012 For a woman that loves classical design and is seeking to make a bold statement a14 kt. Gold, 24.87CT Ruby & Diamond Pendant fits the bill. The vibrant main ruby gemstone is Fuscia red in color, faceted oval shaped and...


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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2005-05-25 17:09:09

Slate is a fine-grained, homogeneous, sedimentary rock composed of clay or volcanic ash which has been metamorphosed (foliated) in layers (bedded deposits). Slate can be made into roofing shingles ('roofing slates' in the United Kingdom), because it has two lines of breakability: cleavage and grain. This makes it possible to split slate into thin sheets. Slate is mainly composed of quartz and muscovite (a mica), often along with biotite, chlorite, and hematite, or, less frequently,...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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