Wednesday, September 18, 2019
qubits

Uncovering the Hidden “Noise” That Can Kill Qubits

MIT and Dartmouth College researchers have demonstrated, for the first time, a tool that detects new characteristics of environmental “noise” that can...
Brain Diseases

Tweaked CRISPR in Neurons Gives Scientists New Power to Probe Brain...

A team of scientists at UC San Francisco and the National Institutes of Health have achieved another CRISPR first, one which may...
quantum materials

Quantum Leap: DOE Grant aims to Speed Software Development for Quantum...

Better understanding quantum materials and translating that knowledge to practical technologies is the focus of a new $2.75 million Penn State-led project...
nanoantennas

Seeing Infrared: Sandia’s Nanoantennas Help Detectors See More Heat, Less Noise

Sandia National Laboratories researchers have developed tiny, gold antennas to help cameras and sensors that “see” heat deliver clearer pictures of thermal...

defibrillator

Who Benefits from a Defibrillator?

Implantable defibrillators can save lives, but also harbor risks. A major European study headed by three researchers from the Technical University of...

defibrillator

Who Benefits from a Defibrillator?

Implantable defibrillators can save lives, but also harbor risks. A major European study headed by three researchers from the Technical University of...
sensors

Predictable Esports: Amateurs and Professionals Sit Differently in a Chair

A group of scientists from Skoltech, the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, and the State University of Aerospace Instrumentation in St. Petersburg...
lithium-ion batteries

Binghamton Researchers Find Better Way to Make Large Lithium-Ion Batteries

The results of a new study led by two Binghamton University professors could reduce the production costs and increase product quality for...
Fire Emissions

New Model Shows Fire Emissions Pose Health Threats Hundreds of Miles from the Flames

A new model by researchers in Carnegie Mellon University's College of Engineering shows that health hazards from fires go beyond the burned areas, and...
human cellsvideo

Scientists Probe How Distinct Liquid Organelles in Cells Are Created

The interior of a human cell consists, in part, of a complex soup of millions of molecules.One way...
Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Treatment “patented” for urinary incontinence

The most common side effect of radical prostate removal - urinary incontinence - occurs in 85 percent of patients. After surgery, adult men...
E. Coli

UVA Reveals E. Coli’s Secret Weapon for Causing the Worst Possible Infection

A pair of University of Virginia School of Medicine scientists have revealed how E. coli seeks out the most oxygen-free crevices of your colon...
brain infection

Innovative Treatment to Prevent Common Brain Infection Could Save NHS £7 Million per Year

An innovative solution used to prevent common brain infections in patients having surgery for hydrocephalus has been found to significantly reduce infection...
Foodborne Pathogen

Foodborne Pathogen Sheltered by Harmless Bacteria That Support Biofilm Formation

Pathogenic bacteria  that stubbornly lurk in some apple-packing facilities may be sheltered and protected by harmless bacteria that are known for their...

Welcome Indoors, Solar Cells

solar cells
Swedish and Chinese scientists have developed organic solar cells optimised to convert ambient indoor light to electricity. The power they produce is...

Battery Icons Shape Perceptions of Time and Space and Define User...

battery life
New research from Cass Business School has found that battery icons on mobile phones shape how people view time and space, and how battery conservation practices...

Flexible Solar Cells a Step Closer to Reality

Flexible solar cells
Discovery by University of Warwick scientists challenges accepted rule of organic solar cell designCould help to bring about low cost, flexible and...