Hammer’s The Quiet Ones – The True Story

Hammer’s new supernatural movie The Quiet Ones, in which a University physics professor assembles a team to help create a poltergeist, is actually based on a true story which happened way back in the 1970’s, when a group of Canadian scientists similarly tried to create a ghost of their own. What they discovered turned out…

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Mosaic Materials

The tiny blocks or tiles used in making mosaics are still known by the original Latin name – tesserae (sing – tessera). In the modern world, the mosaic artist may select his/her tesserae from a wide range of natural and purpose made synthetic materials. This article will briefly describe some of the options available to…

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How Does a Painter Estimate a Paint Job?

There are at least three primary ways that a painter might estimate a paint job. These would be “guestimating”, square footage of the area to be painted, and a detailed “take-off”. “Guestimating” is when the painter or estimator comes to the job, looks things over, and in 5 minutes hand write an estimate on a…

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Bleeding After Being Spayed

If you dog has started bleeding after being spayed there may be cause for concern. The spaying of a young dog is a routine operation. It does, however, as with all operations, carry various risks. There is the risk involved with the anesthetic as well as the risk of bleeding after being spayed. This could…

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Sinus Lift

A sinus lift is needed if there is insufficient bone in the area of the upper premolars or molars for dental implant placement. Dental implants needed a minimum depth and width of bone in order to be placed for long term function. Unfortunately in the upper premolar and molar region it is common to see…

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Different Types of Pressure Cookers

Pressure cookers are useful equipments that let food to cook without the entry and escape of air and fluid from the cooker. Either steaming, or boiling can be done in cookers, this makes the equipment a necessity for all families as well as eating places and catering companies, wherever quick delicious cooking is required. In…

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