Researchers create nanoparticles that scrub polluted water at an accelerated rate

November 27, 2015 by  
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Clean water is a need shared by just about every inhabitant of planet Earth, and that resource is getting increasingly difficult to come by. But a new technology developed by California nanoscientists could help purify polluted water with greater speed and lower costs. Phys.org reports that a team of researchers from California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA have uncovered a method to de-pollute water using enzymes that can get rid of multiple pollutants at the same time – while cutting risks to health and the environment. Read the rest of Researchers create nanoparticles that scrub polluted water at an accelerated rate

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Earthy modular VIMOB home can be erected in even the most hard-to-reach locations

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This San Francisco church offers the homeless a place to sleep each day

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St. Boniface Church in San Francisco is the only church in the US that invites homeless citizens in during the day for “sacred sleep.” Having a safe place to sleep truly is sacred to the 7,539 homeless individuals in the metropolis. Partnered with The Gubbio Project , the church is open to all religious denominations for some shut-eye and access to restrooms, making it a beacon of hope in a world with many closed doors to those in need. Read the rest of This San Francisco church offers the homeless a place to sleep each day

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