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Ethiopia cement stimulation measures

By introducing cement stimulation measures, Ethiopia hopes to construct at least 3.4 million rural housing units among the end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018, although the target looks unachievable for now. Ethiopia has proposed a number of measures to stimulate cement consumption, such as the introduction of a rural...

Nanotextured surface against bacteria in stainless steel

Nanotextured surface stainless steel modifies the steel itself. By using an electrochemical etching process on a common stainless steel alloy, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have created a nanotextured surface that kills bacteria while not harming mammalian cells. The process could potentially be used to attack microbial contamination...

Wind energy: excellent results in Texas

Investments and new projects in the wind energy sector are growing more and more in the U.S.A. This definitely happens in Texas, where we can see excellent results in wind energy production. Thanks to smart policy decisions and innovative developing projects, wind power is now the nation’s main source of renewable energy! According to a report...

Pilgrim Monument: more easy to reach thanks to the cable railway

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, in Massachusetts, overlook all Provincetown from the High Pole Hill. It’s not easy for visitors climbing the hill and reaching the Pilgrim Monument, built in 1910 to commemorate the landing of the Pilgrims and 252 feet tall. So, the Provincetown Museum board has proposed constructing the...

FAST discovers new four pulsars

Do you remember FAST? Fast is the world’s largest radio telescope, and stands in the Karst mountains of southwest China. Its giant dish is large almost five football fields and covered with 4,450 panels thanks to which collects radio signals from the furthest corners of the universe. Thanks to the Aperture Spherical...