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Dopamine is Alive; With the Sound of Music

Dan Wiggins

28th August 2015

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ATTENTION! Before you continue reading this blog post, click play on the video above. Keep the volume fairly quiet, and then continue to read the rest of this blog post. This will be explained further down.  Why Do we Like Music? We all like listening to music, even if some of us only listen to… Continue reading »

What’s In Tattoo Ink, and Why Are Tattoos Permanent?

Dan Wiggins

7th August 2015

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Winston Churchill, Thomas Edison & Theodore Roosevelt. Influential historical figures, political leaders and experts in their respected fields, but do you know what they have in common? It turns out that they all had tattoos. It may come as a surprise that some of the most influential men in history had tattoo’s, especially when even today tattoo’s in some… Continue reading »

Your Own Body Is Actually The Cause of Sunburn

Dan Wiggins

23rd July 2015

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Most of us know the feeling, when your skin is exposed to the sun for a long period of time and it starts to go a little pink and tender. But do we know why our skin actually turns pink and burnt when exposed to the sun? It’s probably not the reason you’re… Continue reading »

Pumping Iron – The Science of Sport & Exercise

Dan Wiggins

14th July 2015

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James A. Blumenthal and Michael A. Babyak, researchers from Duke University published an article in the “Archives of Internal Medicine” in 1999 demonstrating their findings that regular exercise boosts peoples self esteem and decreases stress. Their research discovered that people who exercise at a moderate intensity for just 40 minutes per day, three… Continue reading »

Video: ReAgent Visits BLOODHOUND

Amy Hawthorne

1st June 2015

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On 4th May 2015, ReAgent visited the BLOODHOUND workshop in Avonmouth, Bristol. ReAgent is a Product Sponsor of the BLOODHOUND SSC, which means we get access to some industry events and information in exchange for some of our products. It’s great to be able to stay updated on the progress of the BLOODHOUND… Continue reading »

BLOODHOUND SSC: ReAgent visits BLOODHOUND Factory

Amy Hawthorne

12th March 2015

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Why did we visit the BLOODHOUND Factory? We’re a Product Sponsor of what is set to be the World’s Fastest Car. The BLOODHOUND SSC is currently under-construction at a factory in Avonmouth, Bristol and on 4th March 2015, we were lucky enough to be able to go along and see BLOODHOUND SSC in… Continue reading »

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