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3 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Avoid these unhealthy foods - from artificial sweeteners and colors to spicy foods - to prevent premature aging of your skin and teeth. The occasional guilty late night trip to the cookie jar may not age you overnight, but a continuously poor diet can accelerate the aging process of your skin and teeth over a period of time.
7 hrs ago | In-PharmaTechnologist.com
Almac has teamed up with Welsh Academics and industrial chemistry firm Hockley International to develop enzymes capable of making drug intermediates more quickly. The project, which is backed by a A 1m Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council grant, will see the Almac work with scientists at Bangor University in Wales to develop novel speeding up drug production according to company enzymes chief, Tom Moody.
11 hrs ago | Cult of Mac Blog
What's your iPhone made of? Just looking at it, you might dismiss it as just a slab of metal and glass, with a dose of magic inside. But our iPhones are actually portable chemistry labs, and there are an incredible number of complex chemical functions happening underneath the glass and metal shell that keep your iPhone ringing.
15 hrs ago | JD Supra
On September 12, 2014, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control issued a draft Priority Product Work Plan pursuant to the California Safer Consumer Product regulations. The Work Plan identifies product categories from which Priority Products will be selected for regulation over the next three years.
A federal agency is calling on museums and schools to change the way they do science demonstrations in light of a fire that injured 13 people, most of them children, earlier this month at a Reno museum. A federal agency on Monday urged museums and schools to stop using methanol and other flammable chemicals in their fire-based science demonstrations in light of a flash fire that injured 13 people, most of them children,... Four students suffered burns and at least one had serious injuries after a fire erupted Monday in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory, officials said.
The very idea of fibers made of carbon nanotubes is neat, but scientists are making them neat -- literally. The single-walled carbon nanotubes in new fibers line up like a fistful of uncooked spaghetti through a new process.
Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City. Sometimes a woman can be hard to find - if you're looking for one behind the wheel of a taxi in New York City.
A federal agency on Monday urged museums and schools to stop using methanol and other flammable chemicals in their fire-based science demonstrations in light of a flash fire that injured 13 people, most of them children, at a Reno museum earlier this month. The U.S. Chemical Safety Board's recommendation Monday cited the Sept.
Four students suffered burns and at least one had serious injuries after a fire erupted Monday in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory, officials said. The students were taken to Denver-area hospitals, some with burns on their faces and upper chests, Denver Fire Department spokesman Mark Watson said.
A chemistry teacher in Texas was arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver or manufacture a controled substance after authorities discovered a bevy of drugs intended for use in "date rape recipes." Haivan Bui, 29, had her apartment searched by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office where deputies discovered a loaded shotgun, marijuana, methamphetamine, prescription drugs, and Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate, a chemical used in the production of date rape drugs.
Joe Schwarcz, director for McGill University's Office for Science and Society, speaks to John Jamieson, executive director of the P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture after a public lecture hosted by the federation in Charlottetown Saturday. Schwarcz is well-known as an award-winning chemist, best selling author and television personality, having appeared hundreds of times on the Discovery Channel, CBC, CTV and hosted "Science To Go" a Discovery Channel series that focused on food.
A tutor has been arrested during a science lesson, after a raid on her home uncovered a stash of methamphetamine, marijuana and prescription drugs. And no, her name is not Walter White.
Febuxostat is a novel, non-purine, selective inhibitor of xanthine oxidase for hyperuricemia in patients with gout. It is the first promising substitute for allopurinol in 40 years.
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Speaking to the C-SPAN program Washington Journal, University of Iowa President Sally Mason said that disparity is indicative of a larger issue. "The number of women that are college presidents today - there is room for growth there," Mason said.
How is it that these two giants of R&B/rock and pop music, Cosimo Matassa and Bob Crewe , both died on the same day?! And on god-damn September 11?! Also, forgive my brevity, I know both men deserve more respect than a couple simple " this is your life " paragraphs. Cosimo Matassa was in part responsible for the famed "New Orleans" sound, but not by some magic design.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:33 pm
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