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New way to produce carbon nanoparticles found – only honey and microwave needed.

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Researchers at University of Illinois have created a new inexpensive and simple way to produce carbon nanoparticles. They are small enough to evade the body’s immune system, reflect light in the near-infrared range for easy detection, and carry payloads of pharmaceutical drugs to targeted t…

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(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93TsRt0GtCc) Make Your Move has caught up with BBC Radio 5 live’s Anna Foster, who has completed week one of the Couch to 5k Challenge.
Anna has started the challenge, which is a BBC Get Inspired and Public Health England’s One You campaign, especially designed for people who have done little or no running.
The campaign is a nine-week plan, starting with a brisk walk and ending with a 5k run.

Brian d’Arcy James with theater students at Northwestern University.

Brian d’Arcy James, who received a Sarah Siddons Society scholarship in 1989, was awarded the Sarah Siddons Society’s Actor of the Year award earlier this week. He is the society’s first scholarship recipient to be awarded the prestigious annual Actor of the Year award, initially won in 1953 by American actress Helen Hayes [x].

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The most eligible bachelor in American history wasn’t a reality TV contestant. It was James Buchanan, the only lifelong bachelor to serve as president.

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So I was banned User=Dachshundsr4me <-that is me. Whatever subeta you saved me tons of money today. I want to say goodbye to my friends. Chainsaw…sorry but i am not gonna be needing the custom pets you were making for me. Keith…kiss my royal ass…Dill…Kiss my fat royal ass… Shantal…good luck with your pets ..oh by the way we talked about me helping to vote you in….is that allowed..? Bath you are great keep up the gabbing fest. =) I am going back to creating for the sims 4…you can find me on my tumblr … But subeta you did me a favor… I will no longer be dumping 50-100 a month on you…As far as my pets…I loved ya while i had ya… But you know what you little pixels…you are just pixels. I have real pets to love on… Hey guys.. find me on tumblr anyone wishing to chat at me..  

Nanowire clothing could keep people warm — without heating everything else.

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To stay warm when temperatures drop outside, we heat our indoor spaces — even when no one is in them. But scientists have now developed a novel nanowire coating for clothes that can both generate heat and trap the heat from our bodies better than regular clothes. They report on their technology, …

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(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P38DYXSk8Qw) President Barack Obama has announced the US is fully lifting its embargo on sales of lethal weapons to Vietnam, its one-time enemy.
Speaking during a visit to communist Vietnam and talks with its leaders, Mr Obama said the move removed a “lingering vestige of the Cold War”.
The US is trying to bolster its relationship with its Pacific allies, as China asserts territorial claims.
But Mr Obama said the embargo decision was not related to US policy on China.
“It’s based on our desire to complete what has been a lengthy process of moving towards normalisation with Vietnam,” he said in Hanoi.

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Motorola’s Legendary “RAZR” Flip Phone Is Making A Comeback!?

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