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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 22, 2014

UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 22, 2014

UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
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Today is Friday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2006 with 100 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Sept. 22, the 266th day of 2004 with 100 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2003 with 100 to follow.
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Uzbek creates non-Faraday generator

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- An Uzbek inventor said he has created a type of electrical generator that does not rely on the principle of electromagnetic induction -- on which all existing generators are based.
MARINA KOZLOVA, UPI Science News

Science competition honors students

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- The idea of killing mosquitoes without harming other creatures has paid off handsomely for 14-year-old Christine Hass, this year's winner of the Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge, which concluded Wednesday.
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Today is Sunday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2002 with 100 to follow.
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Michael Faraday, FRS (22 September 1791 – 25 August 1867) was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosopher, in the terminology of the time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry.

Faraday studied the magnetic field around a conductor carrying a DC electric current, and established the basis for the electromagnetic field concept in physics. He discovered electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism, and laws of electrolysis. He established that magnetism could affect rays of light and that there was an underlying relationship between the two phenomena. His inventions of electromagnetic rotary devices formed the foundation of electric motor technology, and it was largely due to his efforts that electricity became viable for use in technology.

As a chemist, Michael Faraday discovered benzene, investigated the clathrate hydrate of chlorine, invented an early form of the Bunsen burner and the system of oxidation numbers, and popularized terminology such as anode, cathode, electrode, and ion.

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