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Concrete researchers have recently focused on using nanomaterials to develop superior coating materials. In particular, graphene oxide, produced by the chemical exfoliation of graphite, has emerged as...
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Hemp, a plant that is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species, can be used to create an environmentally friendly building material.
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Energy efficiency should be as high on the list of desirables as the number of bedrooms, storage space and proximity to local schools/amenities when buying a new house.
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London's rapid transit railway system is called the London Underground, or commonly known as Tube or the Underground.
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Taipei 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center, is an iconic skyscraper located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
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Storms, flash floods, hurricanes, and even burst water mains can cause houses and buildings to be flooded.
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This article discusses the Jämerä concept.