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  • Arsenal opt out of Fabregas deal
    By on June 6, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments


    Arsenal have informed Barcelona they will not be exercising a buy-back option on former captain Cesc Fabregas.

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  • Nanoparticles Used To Create Thermal ‘Barcodes’
    By on June 5, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Rambo Tribble (1273454) writes ‘Researchers from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, in Massachusetts, have developed nanoparticles with distinct melting points, which they suggest be used as forensic “barcodes” to identify the origins and integrity of things such as explosives and currency [PDF]. To demonstrate the technique, the researchers used the explosive, TNT, as a test case. Commenting on the viability of the approach, researcher Dr Ming (more…)