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Handling problems when conveying bulk and powdered materials are still evident but can be reduced by

Handling problems when conveying bulk and powdered materials are still evident but can be reduced by adhering to good design principles. This will always improve operational efficiency. This seminar will address the introduction of new British Standards, methods of feeding, carrying and discharging (Added: Fri May 20 2005)

New Interactive Cytology Community popular

New Global Interactive Community for Cytology and Related Disciplines Birmingham, 18 May 2005, The new Cytology Forum on academici.ac is an example of what targeted interactive networks can achieve. It has facilitated the rapid development of a multi-disciplinary group including laboratory scien(Added: Wed May 18 2005)

£4 M PROJECT AT CPI BRINGS INVESTMENT TO TEESSIDE IN UK-FIRST

The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) at Teesside is creating a £4 million ‘smart’ flexible electronics facility that could lever billions of pounds to the UK by creating a manufacturing and supply chain in this fast-growing area of science. The groundbreaking project means that the UK will h(Added: Sun May 15 2005)

Unit Converter for Excel

Unit Converter for Excel is an addin for the Microsoft Excel to perform variouos conversions from many types of measurement units. The units are grouped in the following categories: Dimensions and capacity, Energy and power, Mechanics, Hydraulics, Heat, Electricity, Magnetism, Light and sound, Radi(Added: Tue May 10 2005)

New Journal for Postharvest Biology and Technology

New review journal for Postharvest Biology and Technology A new e-Journal, Stewart Postharvest Review, has been launched to provide scientists in academia, industry, government, and institutions with an essential resource for keeping up to date with developments in postharvest research. The scop(Added: Thu Apr 28 2005)

Canadian discovers Atlantis using PC and satellite imaging. popular

While searching for the secrets of the Bermuda Tri-angle, Chris Shearer stumbled upon a picture of what he believes is the concentric rings and canal system where Atlantis once flourished. Finding even more pictures on the subject he then concluded that with earlier pictures of the area showed much (Added: Wed Apr 27 2005)

NASA sponsored web site releases OpenSpectrum Wiki popular

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATTENTION SCIENCE/EDUCATION/TECHNOLOGY EDITORS NASA SPONSORED WEB SITE RELEASES OPENSPECTRUM WIKI The Science of Spectroscopy aims to build community, expand knowledge with "anyone can edit" Wiki technology Providence, RI April 27, 2005 -- OpenSpectrum The Science(Added: Wed Apr 27 2005)

Professional online searches for German Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs)

FIZ Karlsruhe launches first special SPC database on STN International Karlsruhe, April 2005 – FIZ Karlsruhe now offers a new database containing all German Supplementary Protection Certificates from 1992 onwards. In certain cases, patent protection for drugs or plant protection products can be p(Added: Mon Apr 25 2005)

Amazing new theory of human evolution is uncovered popular

Has Our Brain Development Been Halted by Our Eating Habits? Amazing new theory of human evolution is uncovered Imagine an ideal world where we were all geniuses and operated on a higher consciousness, where one could communicate on a more advanced mental level and consequently eliminate the (Added: Thu Apr 21 2005)

LGC retains Ministry of Defence drug testing contract

LGC, Europe's leading independent analytical laboratory providing chemical, biochemical and forensic analysis, is pleased to announce that its contract has been renewed to provide analytical support to the Ministry of Defence's Compulsory Drug Testing (CDT) programme which covers Army, Royal Navy an(Added: Wed Apr 20 2005)

Wiley InterScience Launches the Analytical Sciences Backfile Collection

Hoboken, NJ, April 19, 2005 – Global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of the Analytical Sciences Backfile Collection, the latest addition to its growing collection of digitized journal libraries, and the second to be launched in this year. The Cell & Developmental Biolog(Added: Tue Apr 19 2005)

Planetarium popular

See the brightest 2500 stars, all 88 constellations, all nine planets and the moonphase from 1600 AD to 9999 AD from any location on earth. Click star on screen for detailed information. Geocentric and heliocentric views also available. Define your own five locations for quick switch. Tiny program, (Added: Tue Apr 19 2005)

Now live – Molecular Systems Biology – a first in systems biology publishing popular

PRESS RELEASE FROM NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 14 April 2005 Embargo: for immediate release Contact: Allison Lang Nature Publishing Group +44 (0)20 7843 4879 Now live – Molecular Systems Biology – a first in systems biology publishing The European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) and(Added: Thu Apr 14 2005)

Lord Stevens joins Board of LGC Group Holdings plc

The Board of LGC Group Holdings plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Lord Stevens as a Non-Executive Director of LGC. Lord Stevens (formerly Sir John Stevens) retired as Commissioner, Metropolitan Police, in January. During his distinguished career with the police he took a close interest i(Added: Tue Apr 12 2005)

LGC Group Holdings plc announces new Chief Executive

The Board of LGC Group Holdings plc announces the appointment of Dr Nigel Law as Chief Executive of the Group. Nigel Law has been Director, Group Operations, since November 2002. He began his career with Esso Petroleum and spent a period in strategy consulting before joining the German logistics gro(Added: Tue Apr 12 2005)

MD Biosciences and Becton Dickinson Sign Agreement For the Distribution of Streptococcus Cell Wall E popular

For immediate release 08 April 2005 MD Biosciences and Becton Dickinson sign Agreement For the Distribution of Streptococcus Cell Wall Extract, PG-PS. PG-PS induces inflammatory response in vivo disease models used for inflammatory drug discovery research. St Paul, (Added: Fri Apr 08 2005)

Direct online access to full texts of British Patents

New database GBFULL contains full texts of British patent applications including claims and assignee/inventor information / 25 % of the patents are not published elsewhere / Legal status data from INPADOC Karlsruhe, March 2005 – A vast amount of technical knowledge is contained in patents and u(Added: Mon Mar 21 2005)

LGC Promochem and ULTRA Scientific announce a new agreement for distribution in Europe

LGC Promochem, Europe's leading supplier of reference materials, is now the exclusive distributor for ULTRA products in all countries in Europe, with the exception of Italy. ULTRA Scientific reference standards are available in stock in Europe for immediate delivery to European customers from LGC Pr(Added: Fri Mar 18 2005)

Did You Know That Most Problems Have Been Solved Before? popular

Maybe you're not aware of the solutions because the problem didn't arise within your industry, or within your area of expertise. Do you think there's a chance you could be wasting valuable time reinventing the wheel? [IMechE] 11 March, 2005 -- TRIZ - An Introduction to Creative Problem Solvin(Added: Tue Mar 15 2005)

Relieve Environment Pressures

Relieve the pressures on the environment with Sea Pearls™, Natural Re-usable Sea Sponge Tampons – the new form of sanitary protection for the UK. Half the population of the planet has periods. In the UK alone we buy more than three billion disposable sanitary product items every year; in 2001 we (Added: Thu Mar 10 2005)

First global online social network for research and higher education popular

Birmingham, Cambridge, Hamburg, 7 March 2005. During the past two years, one of the fastest growing business trends on the internet has been social networking, with over 20 million registered users on the top five on-line social networks. Now eggheads are getting their own exclusive club. British st(Added: Mon Mar 07 2005)

World's First 'Mock' Mass Grave Used in Forensic Training Programme popular

The Bournemouth University-based Inforce Foundation has successfully completed one of the world's most unique training programmes which featured the construction and excavation of the world's first 'mock' mass grave. The £1 million project, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, brought (Added: Tue Mar 01 2005)

Wiley InterScience Launches the Cell & Developmental Biology Backfile Collection

Hoboken, NJ, February 25, 2005 – Global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of the Cell & Developmental Biology Backfile Collection, the latest addition to its growing collection of digitized journal libraries, and the first to be launched in 2005. The Analytical Sciences B(Added: Fri Feb 25 2005)

Large DNA microarray dataset is made publicly available by LGC and the European Bioinformatics Insti

As the next phase of DTI’s Measurements for Biotechnology (MfB) programme to 2007 gets underway, a large DNA microarray dataset generated by an LGC-led consortium during the first phase is now freely available online at ArrayExpress, a leading public repository managed by the European Bioinfor(Added: Thu Feb 17 2005)

Blasted Coral Reefs Need Tender, Low-Cost Care popular

Rehabilitation of destroyed coral reefs is expensive, but researchers may have lower cost solutions. Blast or dynamite fishing creates a loss of sustainable fishery income, coastal protection, and tourism that is more than 50 times higher than the short-term benefits from the fish caught. This e(Added: Thu Feb 03 2005)

Dynamic conference calendar for corporate intranets

FIZ Karlsruhe’s conference information service CONFnet provides comprehensive previews of international conferences in science and technology / thoroughly edited data available in different formats for integration into intranets / active links to conference organizers‘ programs, registration and ho(Added: Thu Feb 03 2005)

Professional online searches for European patents

New European patent full-text database on STN International / EPFULL contains the full text of European patent applications and granted European patents as well as bibliographic records for PCT applications / no connect time charges in February 2005 Karlsruhe, January 2005 – FIZ Karlsruhe, the E(Added: Fri Jan 28 2005)

Temperature Sensor Manufacturer adds Live Chat Customer Support to its Web Site popular

Thermometrics Corporation a leading manufacturer of temperature sensors introduces its redesigned Web site at www.thermometricscorp.com The site integrates a real-time customer service application to offer the customer the opportunity to engage in a live chat with a temperature measurement specialis(Added: Wed Jan 26 2005)

Nature Publishing Group & International Society of Nephrology announce new journal popular

PRESS RELEASE FROM NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 19 January 2005 Embargo: for immediate release Contact: Peter Ashman Nature Publishing Group +44 (0)20 7843 4715 Nature Publishing Group & International Society of Nephrology announce new journal The International Society of Nephrology (ISN) (Added: Thu Jan 20 2005)

Belize "Bigfoot" expedition a success popular

Belize "Bigfoot" expedition a success Houston, TX---Ken Gerhard, a field investigator for the American Primate Conservation Alliance (APCA) and the Center for Fortean Zoology just returned from a successful research trip to Belize looking for the Sisemite and Dwendi, two cryptid Bigfoot-l(Added: Thu Dec 16 2004)
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