Tuesday, January 16, 2018
blockchainvideo

Maersk and IBM to Form Joint Venture Applying Blockchain to Improve...

A.P. Moller – Maersk (MAERSKb.CO) and IBM today announced their intent to establish a joint venture to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting...
hydrogen fuel

Photosynthesis-Inspired Hydrogen Fuel Production

Over the past few decades, research groups from around the world have been addressing the challenge of splitting water in order to produce hydrogen....
cancer treatment

New Discovery into Cells’ Energy Supply Could Lead to Targeted Cancer...

Scientists have made a significant breakthrough in understanding how the molecular machines that produce key proteins in the power packs of cells are cleaned...
Electric Vortices

X-Rays Reveal ‘Handedness’ in Swirling Electric Vortices

Scientists used spiraling X-rays at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) to observe, for the first time, a property that...

stress detection

Imec’s SWEET Study Collects World’s Largest Dataset on Stress Detection

Imec, the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies, announced today that it has collected the largest multisensor dataset worldwide on...

3D printing

3D Printing Creates Super-Soft Structures That Replicate Brain and Lungs

Imperial College London researchers have developed a new method for creating 3D structures using cryogenics (freezing) and 3D printing techniques. This builds on previous research...
earthquakes

Pressure Points for Human-Induced Earthquakes

Observations of induced earthquakes inspired KAUST researchers to develop a physics-based rupture model to determine the conditions most likely to cause large earthquakes. Potentially...
service robots

Industrial Robots More Flexible Thanks to Soccer and Care Robots

Dealing with the unexpected (read: non-programmed events) is a routine task for TU Eindhoven’s soccer and care robots. After all, you never know what...
epilepsyvideo

Develop Improved Method to Identify Seizure-Causing Regions in the Brain

Epilepsy—a condition that affects an estimated 65 million people worldwide—can be a difficult condition to treat. A team at the University of Illinois at...
solar fuels

UT Boosts Efficiency of Solar Fuels Using Microwires

Researchers around the world are working on the development of solar fuel technology. This involves generating sustainable fuels using only sunlight, CO2 and water,...
Pancreatic Tumors

Pancreatic Tumors May Require a One-Two-Three Punch

One of the many difficult things about pancreatic cancer is that tumors are resistant to most treatments because of their unique density and cell...
swallowble sensor

Swallowable Sensors Reveal Mysteries of Human Gut Health

The trials by researchers at RMIT University have uncovered mechanisms in the human body that have never been seen before, including a potentially new...
catalyst

New Arylation Inducing Reaction Developed

KAIST researchers have identified a reaction mechanism that selectively introduces aryl groups at the desired position of a molecule at room temperature. A team,...
breast cancer

Survival for Young Women Treated for Breast Cancer Is the Same Whether or Not...

After treatment, young women diagnosed with breast cancer who carry a BRCA mutation have the same chances of survival as women without the mutation,...

Oxford PV Collaborates with HZB to Move Perovskite Solar Cells Closer...

solar cells
Oxford PVTM – The Perovskite CompanyTM, the leader in the field of perovskite solar cells, today announced its collaboration with Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB), the...

Photosynthesis-Inspired Hydrogen Fuel Production

hydrogen fuel
Over the past few decades, research groups from around the world have been addressing the challenge of splitting water in order to produce hydrogen....

Harnessing the Power of Algae: New, Greener Fuel Cells Move Step...

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This a big step forward in the search for alternative, greener fuels Paolo Bombelli As the global population increases, so too does energy demand. The threat...