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May 3, 2013

 

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The Secrets Of Sandpaper

Is sandpaper really made out of sand?

September 27, 2011

 

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Carbon Nanotech, Mixed Blessing?

A recent study on the blood-urine barrier gives some reason for ambivalence over the promise of carbon nanotechnology.

July 16, 2010

 

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What Is The Ideal Crop For Space Farming?

Outer space doesn't exactly provide ideal growing conditions, but one little fruit may be up to the challenge.

June 30, 2010

 

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Banishing Wrinkles: From Your Tomatoes, That Is

Scientists have discovered a natural organic compound that will keep your tomatoes firmer and fresher for longer!

August 19, 2009

 

Damage from 2008 Sichuan earthquake

How To Keep Buildings From Falling During Earthquakes

During earthquakes, why is it that some buildings tumble to the ground, while others stand tall?

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