So here is the before picture of my little drop-leaf table. In my opinion, this picture does it justice. In person, the stain was much more apparently faded, and there were many scratches and dings. 434 more words
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We are the shelled creatures of the ocean, the oysters, mussels, clams, urchins and starfish. We require calcium carbonate in the form of aragonite and calcite to build our shells and skeletons, as do some species of zooplankton and phytoplankton, coralline algae and the coral reef building organisms. 1,175 more words
Engineers at Washington University in St. Louis found a way to keep a cancerous tumor from growing by using nanoparticles of the main ingredient in common antacid tablets. 567 more words
Futurity highlights cancer research at Washington University that shows promise in stopping the spread of tumors through the use of calcium carbonate nanoparticles.