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Secrets In Your Recycle Bin Researchers Track Senior Alcohol

Secrets In Your Recycle Bin: Researchers Track Senior Alcohol Use By Digging Through The Trash

Provided by Jeff Grabmeier, The Ohio State University Low-tech method provided data on drinking habits in older adults When researchers wanted to verify alcohol-use survey results at a senior housing center, they came up with a novel way to...

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The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.