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shutterstock_16251508.jpgFire grenades! Er, rather, flame-retardant grenades propel powdery potassium bicarbonate, water, or a fluorcarbon at fires. Scientific American Is artificial turf full 'o lead? WSJ Is organic food full 'o heavy metals? Slate British food policy expert advocates for attaching eco-cost computer chips to food labels. BBC Catalytic converters for your gas lawn mower that use fibers made from nanoparticles. CNet The first graduates of a course in "forensic art" display their handiwork. BBC

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  1. This is also from Scientific American:

    How long would it take the LHC to defrost a pizza? The answer is here.