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Inorganic Ventures launches new online technical center

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Inorganic Ventures, a US provider of reference materials, has launched a new online technical center.

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Maven joins the party at Mars

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The Maven mission to Mars has just entered a new phase after being placed into orbit around the Red Planet, an event that was screened live by NASA TV.

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Comet landing site chosen for Rosetta lander

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The primary site for the Philae, the Rosetta lander, on the Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko has been chosen from five candidates by ESA scientists and engineers.

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Bats in the attic at Waters' new MS HQ

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Waters has opened its new global mass spectrometry headquarters in Wilmslow, UK, complete with a bat house for a group of Pipistrelle bats discovered during the site survey.

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Milk produces nitrogen-doped carbon dots in a simple, green process

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Carbon dots that are doped with nitrogen have been produced in a totally green way by heating up milk, the dopant coming from the natural constituents that are present.

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Special issue on Chemical Weapons

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Springer has published a special issue of Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry on the analysis of chemical weapons.

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WADA bans xenon and argon

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The World Anti-Doping Agency has now banned the rare gases xenon and argon, adding them to their prohibited Lists of Substance and Methods.

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Seeing round corners

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Objects hidden behind opaque screens or around corners can be visualised using the well-established technique of speckle interferometry combined with an angular memory effect, say French scientists, using a conventional digital camera or a camera phone.

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A doggy dilemma in the forensic world

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A canine search dog failed to detect three commercial training formulations that are meant to represent human odour, during field tests run by the FBI. This might not come as a surprise because the compositions of the training aids were not consistent with the odour of human corpses.

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Operator stress affects performance at airport X-ray scanners

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A research team from Switzerland has shown that increased levels of stress will impair the performance of the staff operating X-ray scanners at airports.

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