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World’s largest concentrated solar plant to provide half of Morocco’s renewable energy by 2020

A collective solution for renewable energy generation - this in a nutshell defines the Noor Solar Project, which is under construction on the fringe of the picturesque Saharan city of Ouarzazate (south of the High Atlas Mountains, in Morocco). Envisioned as the world's largest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant, the humongous facility will also integrate hydro and…



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Coal-tar derived antiseptic used in WWI could be the solution to antibiotic resistance

According to researchers from Hudson Institute of Medical Research in Australia, a WWI-era antiseptic has been ‘revived’ in lab conditions – and the subsequent analysis has shown promising results when it comes to countering antibiotic resistance and even preventing common cold. The simple medication in question here pertains to acriflavine, comprising a reddish-brown powder derived…

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Infographic: 9 popular superheroes and villains with massive wealth

Being a superhero must be awesome. Imagine having such great powers and abilities in real life, like being able to read and manipulate other people’s mind, heal yourself in seconds, see the future, talk in different languages and even to animals, fly and imitate other people’s identity. It must be super cool and thrilling! (more…)

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