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New Crystalline Material Can Take Oxygen From The Air And

New Crystalline Material Can Take Oxygen From The Air And Store It

University of Southern Denmark Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark have synthesized crystalline materials that can bind and store oxygen in high concentrations. The stored oxygen can be released again when and where it is...

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2014-10-01 23:11:11

Pelican Water is proud to announce a $5 donation to breast cancer research for every water system that is ordered on PelicanWater.com from October 1-15. Deland, Florida (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 October is national Breast Cancer Awareness Month—an annual campaign to promote awareness and early detection plans while raising money for breast cancer research. Pelican Water is proud to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the effort to find a cure. Pelican Water also wants to promote...

2014-10-01 23:10:59

Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Offers to Educate DeCaprio on the Role of Fresh Water in Climate Change. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 In his recent address on Global Warming, actor Leonardo DiCaprio told the United Nations that “climate change is here right now.”* Water advocate and radio host Sharon Kleyne was alarmed by DiCaprio’s speech because of his failure to mention the critical role of water, or the current global fresh water crisis as major factors...

2014-10-01 23:08:23

ItsHot.com, a well-known manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer of diamond jewelry in NY, is now offering a 55-80% discount on its striking collection of diamond watches to celebrate its anniversary month in September. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ItsHot.com, a well-known manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer of diamond jewelry in NY, is now offering a 55-80% discount on its striking collection of diamond watches to celebrate its anniversary month in September. By offering this...

2014-10-01 23:03:59

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Specialty Silica Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-2019)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Precipitated Silica holds the majority of the share of the overall specialty silica market and is growing at an accelerated pace mainly on the back of growth in the automobile and construction sector and also the increasing adoption of green tyres. Highly Dispersible Silica (HDS), made from sand, enables to...

2014-10-01 20:22:13

LONDON, Oct.1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global medical gases and equipment market is estimated to be worth $14,953 million by 2018. The global medical gases and equipment market is segmented by product, end user, and geography. The medical gases and equipment market is mainly classified, by product into medical gases and equipment. It is further categorized by pure gases and by gas mixtures. The equipment market covers cylinders, vacuum systems, manifolds, regulators, suction...

2014-10-01 12:31:18

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Emails released by freedom-of-information requests reveal a too-close relationship among members of the Centers for Disease Control's Oral Health Division (CDC), the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Pew Foundation. It appears they protect fluoridation while dismissing, insulting and marginalizing those who raise valid health concerns, reports New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation, Inc (NYSCOF). Attorney Paul...

2014-10-01 08:24:29

NYSE MKT Equities Exchange Symbol - UEC -- For the Burke Hollow ISR Project, the Mine Permit, Aquifer Exemption and Two Disposal Well Applications have advanced to the technical review stage with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). -- The Radioactive Material License application for Burke Hollow has been submitted to TCEQ. -- Regarding expansion of the operating Palangana ISR Project,...

2014-10-01 08:24:20

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Performance Additives and Titanium Dioxide (TiO(2)) businesses of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. Peter R. Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman Corporation, commented: "The successful completion of this acquisition better positions our company. It will be immediately accretive to our earnings before synergies of $130 million and provides...

2014-10-01 08:20:47

-- Plan for Organic Growth and Strategic Acquisitions -- NEW YORK and BROWNSVILLE, Texas, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palladium Equity Partners, LLC (along with its affiliates, "Palladium"), a private investment firm with over $2.5 billion in assets under management, today announced that it has made a significant investment in Pronto General Agency, Ltd. and its affiliates ("Pronto Insurance"), a leading managing general agency ("MGA") providing sales & distribution,...

2014-10-01 04:20:47

Company Invests $258 Million in New Plant to Extend Leadership in Closed-Loop Recycling ATLANTA and NACHTERSTEDT, Germany, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today officially opened the world's largest aluminum recycling center. Located adjacent to the company's rolling mill in Nachterstedt, Germany, the $258 million (EUR200 million) recycling center will process up to 400,000 metric tons of aluminum scrap annually, turning it...


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Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Acid Rain
2013-04-01 10:21:17

Acid rain is any form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that is possesses high levels of hydrogen ions. It can have harmful effects on aquatic animals, plants, and infrastructure. Acid rain is caused by emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, which react with the water molecules within the atmosphere to produce acids. Nitrogen oxides can be produced naturally by lightening strikes. Sulfur dioxide can be produced naturally by volcanic eruptions. The chemicals that are...

Physics
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Physics is a natural science involving the study of matter and its motion through space-time, along with related concepts such as energy and force. On a broader scale, it also involves the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the universe behaves. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, perhaps the oldest through its inclusion of astronomy. Physics was part of natural philosophy until the Scientific Revolution in the 16th century, when the natural...

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2010-10-08 17:40:50

Aerosol spray is a dispensing system that creates an aerosol mist of liquid particles. The liquid is usually contained in a bottle under liquid pressure that is released when the valve is opened. As the gas in the can expands to drive out the liquid some of the propellant evaporates to maintain an even pressure. Erick Rotheim invented the first aerosol spray can in 1926. Lyle Goodhue and William Sullivan were the first to put it to good use and are credited as the inventors of the modern...

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2009-07-17 12:29:12

Fermium is a synthetic, radioactive metallic element. It has the symbol Fm and atomic number 100. It is an element in the actinide series. It is named after nuclear physicist Enrico Fermi. Fermium became the eighth transuranic (having an atomic number greater than 92) element discovered. It was first discovered in 1952 by a team of scientists led by Albert Ghiorso. They found fermium-255 in debris of the first hydrogen bomb explosion from Operation Ivy. Fermium-255 was created when...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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