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polymer nanofibers

New Materials: Growing Polymer Pelts

Polymer pelts made of the finest of fibers are suitable for many different applications, from coatings that adhere well and are easy to remove...
World’s Measurement System

A Turning Point for Humanity: Redefining the World’s Measurement System

After decades of groundbreaking laboratory work, the world’s scientific and technical community is about to redefine four of the seven base units for the...
Quantum Processors

CEA Shows Path to Creating Building Blocks of Quantum Processors With...

CEA-Leti, a French technology research institute of the CEA and Inac, a joint fundamental research institute between the CEA and the University Grenoble Alpes,...
earthquake

Modeling the Effects of Wastewater Injection

In work that offers insight into the magnitude of the hazards posed by earthquake faults in general, seismologists have developed a model to determine...
spinal cord injury

‘Gut Feeling’ Spurs Doctor to Re-Examine Evidence on Urinary Tract Infections...

People with spinal cord injuries rely on catheters to empty their bladder. When a well-respected publication concluded that catheters could be reused without an...
metal-organic framework

More Electronic Materials Opened up with New Metal-Organic Framework

More materials for electronic applications could be identified, thanks to the discovery of a new metal-organic framework (MOF) that displays electrical semiconduction with a...
Chagas disease

U of S Researchers Discover Vampire Bugs’ Fatal Flaw

“These insects are developing resistance to insecticides, so we need to better understand their biology to find new ways for killing them and limit...
cell membranes

Detect Membrane Changes with Neutrons

Drugs can alter the structure of cell membranes.This can affect the effectiveness of the drugs or cause unwanted side effects. So far, however, these...
batteries

A Start-Up for Much Faster Batteries

In November 2015, researchers who were part of RS2E, mainly from CNRS, CEA and several French universities3, designed the first sodium-ion battery prototype in...
Technisvideo

The Floor You Walk on Is Now Smart

Thanks to technology developed by startup Technis, the floors you walk on will soon be able to track exactly where you go and how...
antibiotics

New Target for Development of Innovative Antibiotics Is Revealed

In an article published inNature Communications on October 3, a group of scientists from Brazil and France describe a new strategy to kill bacilli,...
climate

Letting the Data Speak for Itself

Modeling environmental data, such as regional wind speed or temperature, is a complicated business. To model data statistically requires significant assumptions about its behavior...
sun’s core

Astronomers Find That the Sun’s Core Rotates Four times Faster than...

The sun’s core rotates nearly four times faster than the sun’s surface, according to new findings by an international team of astronomers. Scientists had...
mercury

Study Finds Mercury Levels in Arctic Soils 5 times Higher than...

Plants and soil in the Arctic tundra absorb and store mercury released into the atmosphere by industry and mining in the Earth's temperate regions,...
climate change

Extreme Weather Conditions and Climate Change Account for 40% of Global...

JRC scientists studied the relative importance of heat stress and drought on wheat yields between 1980 and 2010. They developed a new Combined Stress...
Microelectronics

Leti and Fraunhofer Team Up To Strengthen Microelectronics Innovation In France...

Leti, a research institute of CEA Tech in Grenoble, France, and the Berlin-based Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics, Europe's largest R&D provider of smart systems,...
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Mass. General Researchers Explore Why Those with Autism Avoid Eye Contact

Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often find it difficult to look others in the eyes. This avoidance has typically been interpreted as a...
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NIH Researchers Find Potential Genetic Cause of Cushing Syndrome

A small study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health suggests that mutations in the gene CABLES1 may lead to Cushing syndrome, a...
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Magnetoelectric Memory Cell Increases Energy Efficiency for Data Storage

Today’s computers provide storage of tremendous quantities of information with extremely large data densities, but writing and retrieving this information expends a lot of...
climate change

Climate Change Will Cut Cereal Yields, Model Predicts

Climate change will likely cause wheat and barley yields to decline by 17 to 33 percent by the end of the century, predicts a...