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Why is a rooster a common decoration for a charcoal-filled box iron?

For a start it’s not just an ornament, it’s also a good shape for the catch to open the lid.

A team working at the Liver Failure Group at University College London and the Royal Free Hospital in North London have invented a charcoal-like substance that soaks up deadly toxins that are released in liver disease.

A team working at the Liver Failure Group at University College London and the Royal Free Hospital in North London have invented a charcoal-like substance that soaks up deadly toxins that are released in liver disease Professor Rajiv Jalan, a liver consultant who is leading the carbon research programme, said: ‘Liver disease is having a massive impact on lives.

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Paleo Research Institute specializes in paleoenvironmental, archaeobotanic, and radiocarbon dating services. Not only is there at least one 21st century Chinese charcoal iron with a bird perched on the "prow" being sold widely across Asia and Africa, but this design has been around for a long time.Several museums in East European countries display vintage irons with a rooster (cockerel) sitting on the front.We wanted to use science to test the accepted historical dates of several Old Kingdom monuments.One radioactive, or unstable, carbon isotope is C14, which decays over time and therefore provides scientists with a kind of clock for measuring the age of organic material.