Archive: 06/23/2008

Electrical A-G Ratings may be on the way out

Plans to scrap the A-G electrical rating system – the equivalent of HIPS in the electrical sector – may be on the cards according to a new report out today in the Society of Chemical Industry’s (SCI) magazine, Chemistry ...

dateJun 23, 2008 in Energy & Green Tech
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Super multi-use minerals unveiled

This material forms around a third of the average packet of washing powder and helps refine 99 per cent of the world's petrol. It is also used to clean up nuclear waste. This extremely useful material is a ...

dateJun 23, 2008 in Other
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The robot that climbs in the pipe

Industrial pipe systems are inaccessible and narrow. The pipes can be vertical and have junctions. Just as challenging, leakage points in the water system must be located, the condition of oil and gas pipelines must be checked ...

dateJun 23, 2008 in Engineering
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New paradigm for cell-specific gene delivery

Researchers from Northwestern University and Texas A & M University have discovered a new way to limit gene transfer and expression to specific tissues in animals. In studies to determine how plasmids enter the nuclei of ...

dateJun 23, 2008 in Genetics
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Election forecasters preparing for historic election

Anticipating what is likely to be one of the most interesting elections in modern history, University at Buffalo professor of political science James E. Campbell and Michael S. Lewis-Beck, professor of political ...

dateJun 23, 2008 in Other
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