CAREX Canada is a multidisciplinary team of researchers based at the University of British Columbia that is developing estimates of the number of Canadians exposed to known probable and possible carcinogens in workplace and community environments.
The Space Marines or Adeptus Astartes are foremost amongst the defenders of humanity, the greatest of the Emperor of Mankind's warriors. They are barely human at all, but superhuman; having been made superior in all respects to a normal man by a harsh regime of genetic modification, psycho-conditioning and rigorous training.
This chapter examine selected common gemstones derived from rocks of igneous origin. Some gems, like diamonds and peridote, melt at very high temperatures and can be transported by flowing magma (molten rock and gases) from sources deep in the earth, including the lower crust and mantle.
The word igneous is derived from the Latin word ignus, meaning "fire or fiery."In geology, the word igneous applies to materials that have solidified from molten rock material, it also applies to the processes associated with the movement of molten material underground or erupting or the surface.
Acronym for "as low as (is) reasonably achievable." Means making every reasonable effort to maintain exposures to ionizing radiation as far below the dose limits as practical, consistent with the purpose for which the licensed activity is undertaken, taking into account the state of technology, the economics of improvements in relation to state of technology, the economics of improvements in ...