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Wood as Strong as Steel?

wood as strong as steel

New Chemical Treatment Makes ‘Super Wood’ That Could Replace Steel It can make soft woods over 10 times as strong. Scientists at the University of Maryland have, through chemical treatments and crushed polymers, found a way to make soft woods over 10 times as strong as their natural form. They’re calling it “super wood.” Lightweight…

Use Feng Shui to Decorate the Dining Room

The dining room is a perfect venue for merging social conversation and relationship bonds. There’s something about the combination of food, time to dine, and a warm, inviting setting that magically bonds people. A feng shui dining room is the epitome of this formula, with guidelines on selecting an optimal dining table, dining room colors,…