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Archive for May 2010

The scope and depth of Plastic Beach is staggering.

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 31, 2010

The scope and depth of Plastic Beach is staggering. The Plastic Beach back story – colourful fluff about cyborg bassists, kidnapped singers and islands made of trash – might make you think the whole cartoon band conceit is wearing a bit thin. Listen, though, and it makes more sense than ever. Only behind such a [...]

Economics of gift vouchers

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 31, 2010

Economics of gift vouchers Gift vouchers We have proposed a light dimmer, which is the latest from Europe, the observing system, one of the advanced technologies used to prmight seem like the easiest and safest Christmas present if you’re not sure of someone’s tastes. But why are they often worth less than their face value? [...]

The history and science of the plastics industry

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 31, 2010

The history and science of the plastics industry 1. The Birth of Plastic ‘Plastics are the materials of tomorrow’ Paul I Smith The first true plastic was developed by a German teacher Dr Adolph Spippeler in Hamburg in 1890. He mixed sour milk with formaldehyde with the intention of developing a white ‘blackboard.’ The resulting [...]

The legend of Led Zeppelin

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 31, 2010

The legend of Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin, who reformed for a one-off concert at London’s O2 arena, were one of the most influential bands of the 20th Century. Many say Led Zeppelin invented heavy metal, and their sound wafted out of thousands of guitar shops worldwide during the 1970s. Budding guitarists world try out their [...]

Waterpipes are popular, especially with young men

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 27, 2010

Waterpipes are popular, especially with young men Waterpipe smoking may be gaining in popularity, particularly among young men with some time and money to burn, a study of Canadian college-age adults suggests. Waterpipes, or hookahs, have long been used for smoking tobacco in the Middle East, North Africa and parts of Asia, and “hookah led [...]

A unforgettable Yushu

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 27, 2010

A unforgettable Yushu After the earthquake struck Yushu, I did some interviews in the quake-ravaged area. I was deeply impressed by what I saw and heard there, which was still alive in my memory. Upon arriving in Yushu on April 16, I came to a medical treatment spot located at the central part of Gyegu [...]

Pork test to bust cheats

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 27, 2010

Pork test to bust cheats Scientists in mainly Muslim Kazakhstan have come plastic card Systems is a leader in plastic ID card and badge printing technology,up with an instant test for the presence of pork in food, a popular newspaper reported. The plastic-stick test detects food molecules Presently PPR pipes has been used in plumbing [...]

Seawater pollution remains serious in S China

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 27, 2010

Seawater pollution remains serious in S China Seawater pollution remains serious in the coastal waters off South China’s Guangdong province, where the marine ecological environment continues to deteriorate, officials said on Wednesday. The seawater quality of the prosperous province has worsened since the monitoring began in 2001, according to the annual monitoring report released by [...]

Light it up during World Cup

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 26, 2010

Light it up during World Cup Football mania is expected to reach fever pitch in mid-June, when the whistle blows for the first World Cup match at Soccer City in Soweto. There will be fans in the stands, in their living rooms, in sports bars and anywhere live coverage is available. In South Africa, it’s [...]

Sex workers in show and tell

Posted by: pprpipe on: May 26, 2010

Sex workers in show and tell Bangkok – Decked out in a shiny fake leather bodysuit and fishnet stockings, Australian sex worker Janelle Fawkes demonstrated how to check a client for diseases while still letting him feel comfortable and sexy, and how to negotiate Presently PPR pipes has been used in plumbing due to their [...]