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How was the future world in the primitive cinema?

This project, which structure is unusual, begins with the analysis of several movies made from 1907 to 1936, in order to describe the imaginary futurist detected in primitive universal cinema, and extract to the light the mechanisms used to construct them.

The Paradox of Southern Europe: Do we take care of our hearts?

Despite the low number of cases of acute myocardial infarction in the Iberic region, the prevalence of classical cardiovascular risk factors (CRF) is very high, in some instances higher than that of countries with incidence rates are two and three times...

How did heavy metal get to the road?

Roadside sediments, in which high amounts of sediments have been detected, are an environmental concern of great interest due to the possible transmission of their pollutants from traffic activities and road maintenance to humans and environment. This work analyzes leaching tests applied to...

Electronic tongues for remote environmental monitoring

Electronic tongues are systems capable of providing chemical analytical information in real time and in-situ. This study successfully explores the possibility of using different potentiometric electronic tongues in environmental monitoring applications with remote...