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Video: How to Make “Survivalist Gunpowder” from Urine

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If I recall my history correctly, this method was used by the Confederates to make gun powder when their source of potassium nitrate was limited. 202 more words

Malaysia Foils Terror Attack in Run Up To ASEAN Summit -- Attacks were planned in capital by suspected Islamic State militants

Police today seized explosives believed to be used in a plan to cause “havoc” in Malaysia, hours before the 26th Asean 2015 summit kicks off in Kuala Lumpur. 236 more words

Investigation of different priming techniques on seed germination of Papaver species

Sajedeh Golmohammadzadeh, Faezeh Zaefarian, Mohammad Rezvani

Key words: Seed dormancy, hydropriming, potassium nitrate, gibberellic acid.

Abstract:

Seed dormancy is important as an adaptive trait for weeds that help ensure the continuance of weed species in the soil seed bank. 169 more words

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3rd November 1749. Bombs and Fertilizers.

Nitrogen with phosphorus, arsenic, antimony and bismuth constitute the Nitrogen Group, also called the Pnictogen Group, in the Periodic Table.

Today in 1749 saw the birth of the Scot, Daniel Rutherford who was later credited with being the first to isolate Nitrogen in 1772.(1) 398 more words

November

31st October 1912. The Perils of Bonfire Night!

Today in 1912 the Burton Observer recorded a man from nearby Wichnor before the local magistrates for using ‘bad language’, which is not surprising considering as he had been the victim by ’mischievous youths’ throwing a fire-cracker through his bedroom window, which set fire to his sheets. 635 more words

October

Stop being so sensitive.

Dentinal hypersensitivity, a chipped or cracked tooth, a cavity. All of these factors contribute to the statistic that more than 60% of U.S. households include tooth sensitivity sufferers. 72 more words

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