What Is an Abbe Refractometer?

In physics, there is a phenomenon known as refraction. Refraction is the change in the direction of a wave passing from one medium to another caused by its change in speed. This is why a stick will appear bent when put in water. The device that is used to measure refraction is simply known as…

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Acid Reflux Treatments – An Overview

What is Acid Reflux? Acid Reflux or Gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is not a disease rather it is a condition. Over stuffing and under eating, excess use of spicy foods, regular drinking of alcohol and smoking accompanied with no exercise are considered as primary causes for acid reflux. In acid reflux the food in…

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Hardwood Flooring Vs Carpets

With what at times appears to be an ever increasing number of home ‘style’ programmes on TV, perhaps it is not surprising that people are becoming more and more conscious of the variety of interior decorations that are possible. One big question for many is what type of flooring to have in their home. For…

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Why Every Home Needs a Water Velocity V-Pump

A reliable pump system is crucial in every home, whether for practical reasons or emergency purposes. You may use this to empty out your swimming pool or pond, remove water from a flooded basement, or use it for construction purposes. Most homes and even commercial properties rely on electrical or a sump system for basements.…

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NLP Circle of Confidence Exercise

This technique is from NLP and will help you access confidence whenever you need to feel more confident. Clients in the past has found this technique really useful when giving presentations Client Exercise 1. The Situation. First think of a situation when you would like to feel your best and most resourceful self. Draw an…

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Ten Little Known Facts About the Columbia River

Here though are ten little known facts about the Columbia River: 1. The Columbia River is the largest hydroelectric power producing river on the entire continent of North America. Over its length, there are fourteen different hydroelectric dams that span the width of the river and produce power that can be used by both those…

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Types of Puzzles

What is a Puzzle? Often definition is:” A puzzle is a problem or enigma that challenges ingenuity.” In a basic type of puzzle you piece together objects in a logical way in order to come up with some shape, picture or solution. Puzzle games never seem to age, specially today with computer, WWW and online…

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