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Kopi Luwak - Is Your Expensive Coffee Real Or Fake?
2013-09-08 05:45:06

[ Watch the Video: The Straight Poop On Kopi Luwak ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online If you’re going to pay $80 for a cup of coffee made out of poop, you want to be sure you’re getting the real deal. Thankfully, researchers have developed a way to authenticate Kopi Luwak, the unique brew created from the feces of a Southeast Asian creature known as the palm civet. Kopi Luwak, which is Indonesian for “civet coffee,” can fetch up to $150 to $200 per...

2013-07-14 23:00:54

Transparency Market Research add new "Multiple Sclerosis Drugs Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report: visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/multiple-sclerosis-drugs.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 14, 2013 Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an inflammation of fatty myelin sheaths around the axons of the brain and spinal cord. MS tends to affect the ability of...

2013-07-09 23:29:50

Encouraged by the successful scientific conferences in San Francisco (Metabolomics-2012) and Chicago (Metabolomics-2013), OMICS Group Incorporation expands horizons leading to the 3rd Metabolomics International Conference on Metabolomics & Systems Biology (Metabolomics-2014) to be held during March 24-26, 2014 in San Antonio, TX. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 OMICS Publishing Group, with a mission to share and disseminate knowledge through Open Access Online Journals and...

Whale Sharks Studied Using Metabolomics
2012-11-17 05:56:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The metabolite homarine is a useful indicator of the health status of whale sharks, according to new research from experts at the Georgia Aquarium and the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). Dr. Alistair Dove, the Director of Research & Conservation at Georgia Aquarium and an adjunct professor at Georgia Tech, and colleagues, discovered that the concentration of homarine in the serum was a major difference between...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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