Monthly Archives: January 2012

Science facts

1. Saturn’s rings are made up of particles of ice, dust and rock. Some particles are as small as grains of sand while others are much larger than skyscrapers. 2. The Great Red Spot on Jupiter is a hurricane-like storm … Continue reading

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SCIENCE SLOGANS

Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science. No one should approach the temple of science with the soul of a money changer. if you’re not part of the solution; you’re part … Continue reading

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Why can’t you tickle yourself?

Most of us have a ticklish spot somewhere on our bodies, and it is usually pretty easy to find. For some, it’s just above the knee, for others it’s the back of the neck, and some of us go into … Continue reading

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Science Songs

Bacteria Oh, lacking any nucleus, you do have a cell wall You live in water, air, and soil, and anywhere at all You reproduce by fission, and you do so very fast And under harsh conditions in an endospore do … Continue reading

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What is Fields Medal???

Fields Medal The Fields Medal is a prize awarded to two, three, or four Mathematicians not over 40 years of age at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union, a meeting that takes place every four years. The Fields … Continue reading

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The 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Bruce A. Beutler and Jules A. Hoffmann {for their discoveries regarding the activation of innate immunity} Ralph M. Steinman {for his discovery of the dendritic cell and its role in adaptive immunity} This year’s Nobel Laureates have revolutionized our understanding … Continue reading

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Chemistry Is Everywhere – Celebrating International Year of Chemistry

Cosmetics   Agar: It is also known as algae or carrageen. It’s usually added to moisturizers as an emollient or antioxidant. Allantoin: It is used in skin creams and lotions and is a by-product of uric acid; it is an … Continue reading

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