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Refuge Notebook: Local seashells provide more than just a home for hermit crabs

...decreasing in marine systems, and it's due to a chemical reaction taking place in every ocean of the world. When atmospheric...concentrations in the ocean increase as well, causing a chemical reaction makes the available carbonate less able to bind with...
Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankinds future

...a couple months and causes trouble. It happens when sunlight creeps back to Antarctica in August, triggering a chemical reaction that destroys ozone molecules, causing a hole that peaks in September and then closes with warmer weather in November...

...and discoloration from the films and also unearthing hidden information on the reel-to-reel.Experts say the chemical reactions used to make old movies stored far greater detail than was visible with the limited projection technology of the...
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Kake pins hopes on oyster farming

...Acidification is caused when carbon dioxide from air pollution is absorbed by the ocean, creating carbolic acid. That chemical reaction makes the ocean more acidic, creating conditions that can eat away at the shells of crabs, lobster and shellfish...
Kodiak High works with NASA on temblor project

...compounds," Fortunato said. The chemicals rise to the earth's surface and, scientists postulate, observing the chemical reactions may significantly improve the predictive abilities of scientists. Fortunato maintains that earthquake predictions...
Water: How much does your body need?

...maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Always consult with your doctor before starting a new exercise routine.Every chemical reaction that occurs in the body requires a proper medium of water. Muscle contains about 75 percent water by weight. When...
Challenger Center hosts nanoscience event

...squeeze the blue bottle of goo, sodium alginate, in to a bowl of salt water. The volunteer then explained the chemical reaction that was taking place, emphasizing the word polymer to Johnathan. "It started to create an outside shell of polymers...
New player in coal: Australian company looks at coal gasification support operations," Ludwig said. "Oxygen and air are injected, heat and steam are generated, creating a chemical reaction. The syngas produced is mainly hydrogen and carbon monoxide." The process Linc Energy is using relies on keeping...
Companies pursue other energy

...injected from the surface, which also controls the reaction, provides head and pressure to create a series of chemical reactions in the coal seam to create a flow of synthesis gas, a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen, that will flow...
Aerobic and anaerobic exercise: all systems go

...system if their duration is over ten seconds. Glycolosis provides energy to the muscles through a complex series of chemical reactions and is good for about 90 seconds of intense exercise. Training this system may be where the "no pain, no gain...


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