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2014-07-04 23:02:17

Leading Independent Global Report (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of the fifth edition of the TiO2 Pigment Annual Review which is dedicated to the multi-billion global titanium dioxide pigment market, which has experienced varying dynamics since the first edition was published by TZMI. This year, TZMI has undertaken extensive updates to its database for all of the sectors in the titanium value chain. This has been supplemented by a...

2014-07-03 04:20:33

ST. LOUIS, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is here and when you think about sun exposure, the first thing that comes to mind is the beach or the pool. But millions of Americans receive a large portion of their sun exposure where they don't even realize it -- in their cars. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140703/124247 Many people are unaware the sun's harmful rays can penetrate glass - both in cars and buildings. Scientific research shows drivers are especially vulnerable on the...

2014-07-01 23:04:24

Kevin McGuire, creator of the iTanSmart suntan app, underwent surgery this month for Basal Cell Carcimona skin cancer. His goal is to spread skin cancer awareness this summer by encouraging iTanSmart app downloads, which will lower the risk of overexposure to the sun among users. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 A few years ago, creator of the iTanSmart app, President of UV Technologies, LLC, Kevin McGuire, began noticing age spots on his face resulting from years of overexposure to...

2014-07-01 11:46:10

Science China Press Experiments aimed at devising new types of photodetectors have been triggered by the increasing use of optoelectronic devices in personal electronics, cameras, medical equipment, computers and by the military. Professor Zhao Kun and co-researchers at the State Key Laboratory of Petroleum Resource and Prospecting, part of the China University of Petroleum in Beijing, have proposed a new type of infrared photodetector. Photodetectors, which can convert photons to...

2014-06-21 23:03:03

In celebration of the summer solstice, UV Technologies, LLC announces the continued success of the iTanSmart suntan app, available in the Apple App Store for iPhones, iPods, and iPads. The app eliminates the guesswork from sun exposure and helps prevent sunburns, skin damage, and skin cancer. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Today marks the summer solstice, the first day of summer which ushers in the hottest season of the year. Along with summertime comes a well-deserved decline in...

2014-06-17 20:22:28

LONDON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Dye Sensitized Cell Markets - 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/specialty_chemicals/dye_sensitized_cell_markets_2012.htmlSUMMARYThe recent announcement of dye sensitized cells (DSCs) based on perovskite material that provide a 15 percent efficiency shows that DSCs could be about to hit the PV mainstream. With such new developments in mind, this new report forecasts and analyzes...

2014-06-16 23:07:52

Tanning and sun exposure increases risk, but early detection is almost 100% effective. (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 We all enjoy having fun in the great outdoors. Whether someone is hiking, swimming horseback riding, or just having a picnic, the lure of a sunny day is hard to resist. Doctors have been telling people for years to wear sunscreen when they go outdoors, but the honest truth is that few people listen. The reason for this concern is of the lurking danger of melanoma, which is the most...

2014-06-13 23:03:18

Wearable UV monitor helps you stay safer and healthier in the sun before applying sunscreen or covering up- waterproof, customizable to skin type/color and approved by the Vitamin D Council. College Park, MD (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 The UVA+B SunFriend® or SunFriend® is the worlds first wearable UV monitor accessible to everyone. It is a new tool, like sunscreens and hats, which will empower people to be safer in the sun. Available on Amazon Prime as of June 6, 2014. The concept...

2014-06-09 14:18:52

University of California - Santa Barbara A new platform developed at UCSB increases the efficiency of drug delivery and allows excess particles to be washed away Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have designed a nanoparticle that has a couple of unique — and important — properties. Spherical in shape and silver in composition, it is encased in a shell coated with a peptide that enables it to target tumor cells. What's more, the shell is etchable so those nanoparticles that don't hit...

2014-05-29 23:02:08

As reported in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, sun exposure during everyday activities may do more cumulative damage to one's skin than sunbathing at the beach. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation offers his comments on the article's suggestions for sun protection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 According to an article in the June 2014 issue of Fitness Magazine, most people do not realize that they expose themselves to the harmful rays of the sun on a...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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