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Shocking rice pudding technique (report)
Shocking rice pudding technique (report) ● “Currently, consumers’ concerns and consciousness about safety and nutritiousness of food consumptions are increasing. Fresh and fresh-like products have become more attractive in the market ...
Shocking Mushrooms Technique (report)
Shocking Mushrooms Technique (report) ● “The SPLG [pictured above] consists of four parts: a controller, connection cable, a high voltage generator, and a wheel electrode. The system is powered by ...
Slowing down ping pong for TV (study)
Slowing down ping pong for TV (study) ● “The medial [sic] appeal of table tennis seems to go down in terms of TV hours, at least outside Asia. One of the reasons is ...
Can trends in baby’s names foreshadow major social events? (new study)
Can trends in baby’s names foreshadow major social events? (new study) ● “Before 1992, the names ‘Hillary’ and ‘Hilary’ had been increasing in popularity for several decades. After 1992, however, their popularity dropped suddenly 10-fold.” – explains ...
Do Interruptions Affect Quality of Work? (study)
Do Interruptions Affect Quality of Work? (study) ● Dr. Cyrus K. Foroughi (U.S. Naval Research Lab) is, amongst other things, an expert on interruptions. In 2014, working with Nicole E. Werner, Erik T. ...

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