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A Perkin triangle is a specialized apparatus for the distillati...

wikipedia - 12 Mar 2018
A Perkin triangle is a specialized apparatus for the distillation of air-sensitive materials. It is named after William Henry Perkin Jr., whose design was approximately triangular in shape.[citation needed] The diagram shows a more modern version, in which the glass taps have been replaced with more air-tight Teflon taps.
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How the First Woman in the US Cabinet Found Her Vocation

The Atlantic - 14 Apr 2015
On March 25, 1911, Mrs. Gordon Norrie was just sitting down to tea with a group of friends when they heard a commotion outside. One of her guests, Frances Perkins, then thirty-one, was from an old but middle-class Maine family, which could trace its ...
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First Ride Review: Santa Cruz Highball 3 CC X01 Reserve

Singletrack - 20 Mar 2018
In a refreshing change of programming, Santa Cruz is going all-XC on us for the start of 2018. Jib-specific trail bikes and Beyonduro™ shred-sleds may still whip up the majority of the marketing whirlpool, but cross-country riding and racing is ...
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Frances Perkins Biography

Biography - 04 Mar 2013
That same year, Perkins began advocating for workers as the head of the New York Consumers League. She saw first-hand the deadly potential of poor working conditions as a witness to the infamous 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Fire that killed more than 100 ...
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Lose yourself in Yorkshire's eye-popping 'Sculpture Triangle'

Australian Times - 14 Jun 2017
There's the Bermuda Triangle, the isosceles triangles, the love triangle and now there's….the Sculpture Triangle. A clever marketing concept that serves to highlight just how much art can be enjoyed in — and has come out of – a mere 20-mile radius in ...
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Frances Perkins, 'The Woman Behind the New Deal'

NPR - 16 Apr 2009
Working in New York in 1911, Perkins happened to witness the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, in which 146 workers — mostly young Jewish and Italian women — died. As Downey shows, witnessing that tragedy transformed Perkins into a practical crusader who ...
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Longterm Review: Shimano XC7 vs XC9 SPD Mountain Bike Shoes

Singletrack - 23 May 2018
At the risk of RUINING EVERYTHING, consider this a somewhat cautious announcement that summer is now finally upon us. The weather is (steadily) improving, the trails are (sort of) drying out, and the over-ripened muddy puddles of a brutally long winter ...
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Backstage: A Q&A with actress Crystal Stewart

Greenville Journal - 23 Mar 2018
I got to wrestle Joel Perkin while he was in drag. There was one point where Liz Gray and I were in one poncho, running around, while she, as another personality, was trying to stab people. It was full of abandon. We hit a groove and we could play. I ...
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Liquid Biopsies: Lowering the Defenses of Resistant Lung Cancer

Labiotech.eu (blog) - 14 Dec 2016
In response to new treatments, cancer came back stronger and more resistant than ever. Medicine's counterattack will be more effective with a clear target. How do you solve a problem like drug resistance in cancer research? There's no clear-cut answer ...
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Notes: ABC Supply 500 to return to Pocono in 2018

INDYCAR - 28 Sep 2017
Tthe 2018 ABC Supply 500 race weekend will be held August 18-19 at the 2.5-mile triangular oval. It will mark the 25th Indy car race held 'The Tricky Triangle' and the sixth-consecutive year in which the Verizon IndyCar Series has competed at the track ...
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RI Trooper Log: Arrests for DUI, Assault, Probation Violation

Warwick Post - 21 Apr 2018
Traffic stop nabs man wanted for probation violation At 12:33 a.m. Monday, April 17, troopers arrested Andre Adams, 39, of 19 Perkin St., Providence, Rhode Island, on a Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for a 32F Probation Violation on the ...

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