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NASA-funded researchers announced earlier this month that they had found a new life form that thrives on arsenic, but critics are skeptical of the new outlook.
TOKYO, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Rasa Industries, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan announces the asset sale of their Sanbongi plant's reclaim operation, to RS Technologies (RSTec), a newly formed Japanese company.
Potentially harmful arsenic levels have been found in private water wells in towns across Maine where elevated arsenic risks were not previously suspected.
A five-year project led by the Georgia Institute of Technology has developed a novel approach to space electronics that could change how space vehicles and instruments are designed.
Two essential genes that control the accumulation and detoxification of arsenic in plant cells have been identified.
A study of Michigan residents suggests that people who live in areas with moderately elevated levels of arsenic in the drinking water may have an increased risk of stroke.
NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California Gold Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: CLGL; the "Company") is pleased to announce it has signed a binding letter of intent (the "LOI") with Mexivada Mining Corp.
WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Joseph F. Finn, Jr., C.P.A. ("Finn"), announced today that he is offering for sale the patented technology to integrate germanium photodetectors with silicon circuits at the November 5, 2010 sealed bid sale of NoblePeak Vision Corp.
HOUSTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Resource Recovery, Inc. (Pink Sheets: PRRY) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Raptor Ventures, LLC, Inc. has commenced operations at the Sorpresa Antimony mine in Bolivia.
Radio transmitters that can withstand temperatures of up to 900 oC could soon be dropped into the depths of the earth to provide early warning of a volcanic eruption.
Germanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ge and atomic number 32. This is a lustrous, hard, silver-white, metalloid that is chemically similar to tin. Germanium forms a large number of organometallic compounds and is an important semiconductor material used in transistors. Notable characteristics Germanium is a hard, grayish-white element that has a metallic luster and the same crystal structure as diamond. In addition, it is important to note that...
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