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Insecticides Linked To Farmland Bird Population Declines
2014-07-10 11:01:07

When they were introduced in the 1990s, a class of insecticides called neonicotinoids was thought to be highly targeted toward pests, but mounting evidence is suggesting that they have had a negative effect of the larger ecosystem.

Cat Urine To Power Space Travel?
2011-10-04 08:36:19

Researchers have released a study which details the work of a particular bacterium that turns the smelly contents of your cat box (or any other type of urine) into space fuel.

2011-03-11 07:59:00

LEIDEN, The Netherlands, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology has been developed within Top Institute Pharma that helps medicines be absorbed quicker into the blood and thus be more effective.

2009-04-22 08:00:00

BILTHOVEN and NIJMEGEN, The Netherlands, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- InteRNA Technologies B.V.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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