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Giant barrel sponge

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The giant barrel sponge (Xestospongia muta) is the largest species of sponge found growing ... On the reefs off the Florida Keys, it may be as common at two individuals per square ... (Stenopus hisp...

New environmental cleanup technology rids oil from water - Phys.org

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Apr 5, 2016 ... The researchers modified the melamine sponge by dipping it into a solution ... sponge floats in the dish and can easily be picked up out of the clean water. ... Riverside engineers is the key component of a swimsuit that won an ...

The 21 Germiest Places You're Not Cleaning | Greatist

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Feb 13, 2014 ... Here are 21 everyday objects that probably need a deep clean right about now. ... subsequent transfer onto washing-up sponges, kitchen surfaces and food. .... Bath mats sit there, soaked with shower water and pressed up against the .... has a set in their pocket, but who thinks about keeping keys clean?

Sponge Bath: Keep Clean Without Running Water - Nature ...

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A pioneer in the Alaskan wilderness tells us how to take a sponge bath.

SGEF-169/SG095: Florida's Marine Sponges: Exploring the ... - EDIS

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In the Keys, where diving for sponges is prohibited, hooked sponges grow back ... Off the Gulf Coast near Tarpon Springs, sponges are found in deeper water ... by comparison, are not nearly as absorbent or durable, and are harder to clean.

The cleaning power of sea sponges | Horizon Magazine - European ...

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Jan 6, 2016 ... Every day, a sea sponge can filter between two and 20 cubic metres of water per kilogram of bodyweight, and researchers are studying the ...

How do sponges survive in the ocean and how do they reproduce?

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Sponges are very useful to man - in addition to providing a nice cleaning tool, ... don't move around) and they live by pumping large volumes of water through ...

Sponging Up: Cleaning & Preserving Beachcombed Sponges

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We went beach combing on Sand Key Beach, on the Florida West Coast, ... in fresh seas sponges and essentially letting them rot, by leaving them in the water or ...

About Sponges - Tree of Life Web Project

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The scientific name of a sponge is Porifera, which means pore-bearing. ... By pumping water, they help bring oxygen and nutrients to the sponge while also ...

Sponge structure key to mopping up oil spills – JPhys+

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Mar 2, 2016 ... An interconnected structure, which water can easily flow through, is key to creating a highly effective mechanical sponge for clearing oil spills. ... The clean up of slicks like this may benefit from polyurethane foam and its ...

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UCR Today: Cleaning Water One Stroke at a Time

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Oct 12, 2015 ... ... California, Riverside engineers is the key component of a swimsuit that won an ... Spongesuit bikini created by engineers at UC Riverside and designers at ... such as cleaning up oil or chemical spills or desalinizing water.

Sponge structure key to mopping up oil spills -- ScienceDaily

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Mar 1, 2016 ... An interconnected structure, which water can easily flow through, is key to creating a highly effective mechanical sponge for clearing oil spills. ... a " complete solution" to cleaning up oil spills -- a super-absorbent material that ...

Sponge Cities: What is it all about? — World Future Council

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Jan 20, 2016 ... sponge. The 34 hectares urban storm water park in the city of Harbin in northern ... Another key issues is related to the fact that rain water and ... on water sources from within their boundaries; Cleaner groundwater due to the ...