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Awards to North American Nanotechnology Companies
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Awards to North American Nanotechnology Companies

Last week Frost & Sullivan, a prestigious consulting company linked to emerging technologies, awarded the most outstanding companies for their results through Best Practices Awards Banquet and Networking Sessions held in Miami, Florida. Among the nanotechnology companies that were distinguished are: Advanced Nanotechnology Ltd.

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DIY homemade tricks

On Youtube you can find DIY home videos. On this occasion and by way of introduction we collect this video of TVE 1 -spain direct program- in which you can see some very simple and practical homemade tricks, accessible to everyone. From the application of liquid soap or bath gel.
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Painting tips: brushes

We are going to give some tips and tricks for painting that can be very useful and make our work more useful. Remember as general advice that: For irregular surfaces such as angles, moldings, etc. round brushes are better, for wide and flat surfaces the best solution is the roller or flat and wide brushes.
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How genes influence the way we live and succeed in life

What determines that a person is successful in life? Well, it seems that the answer is in our genes. Certain genes could influence the academic achievement that a person will achieve. Three genes: DAT1, DRD2 and DRD4, appear to be associated with a person's behavior, including motivation, intelligence, attention, violence, and cognitive abilities.
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Pancreatic Cancer: Why Is It So Deadly?

Despite being one of the less frequent tumors, it is one of the deadliest due to its late diagnosis. Pancreatic cancer is a disease that does not have the spread of other types of tumors, such as lung or breast, but it has become the fourth leading cause of cancer death worldwide.
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Querença, the small and unique town of the Algarve

Querença is a very small village in the central Algarve (department of Loulé) inland. It seems made for it. Querença: the church, the architecture, the houses… After a brief visit I looked for information, since the sense of balance - almost in the style of Alvaro Siza - of the reigning rural architecture caught my attention.
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Why some people's intelligence "ages" better than others

Maintaining good brain health in old age is the key to good aging. This includes the ability to perform everyday tasks and remain independent. What makes a 65-year-old "more clueless" than one over 90? Many of us have known or are close to these examples and we wonder what these differences are due to.
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Can you swallow your tongue?

A persistent, but mistaken and potentially harmful belief It can lead well-intentioned people to do ill-advised things with fatal consequences. To prevent this from happening to you, we are going to explain what you should do when a person is unconscious. It is impossible to swallow The tongue The tongue is anchored to the floor of the mouth by the frenulum, a piece of tissue that ensures that we cannot swallow the tongue.
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How to make good use of a closet

Even in well-used homes or large houses, there comes a time when no more cabinets can be installed. Nowadays, many space-saving items are marketed that make it easy to use the most inaccessible areas of the house.Installation of storage systems in closet spacesIn the kitchen, the most useful ideas go through a rotating tray to increase the capacity of the furniture corner posts, such as with mesh baskets of all shapes and sizes to fit in pull-out units or on the back of doors.
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How to remove rust stains from the bathtub

When there is a small water leak in the faucet of our bathtub or sink, over time the leak leaves a line of rust from the faucet to the sink. This unpleasant rust stain can be removed at home using such natural products as lemon and salt, therefore, to remove the rust stain from the bathtub we will need: 1 lemon (or lime if not) 1/4 of a glass This natural remedy based on lemon and salt is tremendously effective thanks to the combination of the acidity of lemon with the abrasive power of salt.
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Travel for women

Some travel ideas for women alone or in a group provided by The Herald Sun. Connecting with a Goddess: Visiting a destination during a festival can be an inspiring experience. The festival presents the pink city of Jaipur with its best coloring, street parades and lots of dancing and singing.
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Best Nanotechnology Products of 2004

Forbes magazine has just published a list of what it considers the 10 best products made with nanotechnology and marketed during 2004. The best nano-products according to the opinion of the experts from Forbes and Lux ​​Research are the following: Hotbeds (foot warmers) . They are only 2.5mm thick and cost $ 19 for a pair.
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How to build lampshades for lamps

5 easy steps to make your own lampLamps and frames, we explain the process step by step so that its realization is the easiest and simplest way. Another application of decorative fabrics is the realization of lampshades, since their fabric, in addition to being a translucent material, can coordinate and set the scene with the rest of the environment.
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Necessary tools for garden care

What tools are necessary to take care of a garden? If you are amateur gardeners, or want to start being one, the most normal thing is that you have no idea of ​​what you will need to work. Here is a simple list of some of the most common gardening tools and utensils and their respective uses: Shovel: We will use the shovel to dig the soil and prepare it for cultivation.
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Is the use of computing devices allowed at work?

We are in the era of technology, it is normal that the use of electronic devices (mobile phones, tablets, computers ...) has skyrocketed. However, there are workers who go too far in their use, using them for totally different purposes. It is increasingly common to see procedures of this type in Courts.
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Why do the joints hurt when it's going to rain?

"My knee hurts, that is going to rain" Surely on more than one occasion you have heard expressions like this. But is there any truth to this belief? Cloudy with a probability of pain. Blame the barometric pressure. Any change in atmospheric pressure can trigger headaches or joint pain in some people.
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Learn DIY

Can you learn DIY on the Internet? The answer is yes. Josh Catone on his page A big List of Sites that teach you how to do stuff, presents an excellent guide to useful sites to learn a lot of things about DIY (do-it-yourself) or how to do things in general of the most diverse topics from building something to baking a cake.
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What is "corporate compliance"?

It literally translates as “corporate (regulatory) compliance” and is the name given to the organization and management system that the company has to implement to avoid, or where appropriate mitigate, its criminal liability. This new criminal liability of the The company is delimited by Law 1/2015, of March 30, which amends the Penal Code, which entered into force on July 1, 2020.
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How to upholster stools

Upholstering stools in 3 easy steps The upholstery for stools, we explain the process step by step to make it easier and easier to carry out. All of this means that stool upholstery requires almost periodic renewal. Foam rubber and synthetic fillings are easier to use and cleaner.
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Smoking and risk of schizophrenia

Smoking May Increase Risk of Schizophrenia New research suggests that smoking alters the impact of a gene linked to schizophrenia. Estegen, of transcription factor 4 (TCF4), is known to play a key role in early brain development.The study showed that healthy adults who carry TCF4 variants and who smoke process acoustic stimuli less effectively than the rest. , as it happens with patients with schizophrenia.
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Search cheap flights with Google

Google Flights lets you search for destinations by region to find the cheapest flight. Organizing a trip can be a daunting task, especially when it comes to booking flights. Often times, your choice of airport can determine your vacation budget, but thankfully Google has solved the problem.
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