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Gorilla Glass

Stronger Than Gorilla Glass

They are harder than conventional glass and exceptionally resistant to heat and corrosive chemical substances: transparent ceramics are considered a promising alternative...
terahertz radiation

Physicists Conduct Study of Terahertz Radiation in Liquids

Terahertz electromagnetic radiation can easily pass through most materials except metals and water. Today, it is widely used in security systems used to detect...
magnetic nanoparticles, wood and non-wood fiber components, systems, photonic chips, Semiconductor, Fingerprinting

New Device Widens Light Beams by 400 Times, Broadening Possibilities in...

By using light waves instead of electric current to transmit data, photonic chips—circuits for light—have advanced fundamental research in many areas from timekeeping to...
cancer cells

‘Orphan’ RNAs Make Cancer Deadlier, But Potentially Easier to Diagnose

Scientists have long known that cancer can hijack a cell’s existing regulatory circuitry and transform healthy cells into deadly malignancies. But a new discovery...

New Path to More Gentle Tuberculosis Treatment

Researchers at CEITEC MU have defined a new goal for those looking for new ways to fight tuberculosis. Their research makes it possible to attempt...
corneal transplants

Eye Discovery to Pave Way for More Successful Corneal Transplants

A team of eye specialists at the University of Nottingham has made another novel discovery that could help to improve the success of corneal...
Cancer Cells

Scientists Develop Platform to Kill Cancer Cells

For the first time ever, scientists have shown that a hybrid nanomaterial based on magnetite-gold particles can serve as a universal platform to both detect cancer cells anywhere in the...
Healing Stem Cells

This Matrix Delivers Healing Stem Cells to Injured Elderly Muscles

A car accident leaves an aging patient with severe muscle injuries that won’t heal. Treatment with muscle stem cells from a donor might restore...
monocultures

Mixed Cultures, Not Monotony

In 1994, Switzerland ratified the Convention on Biological Diversity in Rio, committing itself to the protection of biodiversity1. However, that’s not the only reason...
Sugar improves memory

Sugar Improves Memory in Over-60s – Helping Them Work Smarter

A small dose of sugar can improve memory in older adults, motivate them to work harder and puts them in a good mood...
Vitamin D deficiency

Vitamin D Deficiency Affects Many Pregnant Women

One in three pregnant women has a vitamin D deficiency at the end of her pregnancy, a study recently published in PLOS ONE has...
Molecular Movievideo

Scientists Make the First Molecular Movie of One of Nature’s Most...

Scientists have made the first molecular movie of the instant when light hits a sensor that's widely used in nature for probing the environment...
dilated cardiomyopathy

New Link Found Between Alcohol, Genes and Heart Failure

The researchers investigated faulty versions of a gene called titin which are carried by one in 100 people or 600,000 people in the UK.Titin...
Fine-tuning a new crop

Fine-Tuning a New Crop That Saves Soil, Produces Grain and Forage...

On a splendid May day, Valentin Picasso is visiting tests of a crop called kernza at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station north of Madison....
quantum cascade laser

From a Quantum Laboratory to the Stratosphere

Lorenzo Bosco, doctoral student with Jérôme Faist, a professor at the Institute for Quantum Electronics, is taking an unusual flight: he travels to the...
tuberculosis and Parkinson’s disease

Link Between Tuberculosis and Parkinson’s Disease Discovered

The mechanism our immune cells use to clear bacterial infections like tuberculosis (TB) might also be implicated in Parkinson's disease, according to a new...
quantum computingvideo

Primed for a Quantum Leap in Research

Since being proposed a half-century ago, quantum computing has been confined to science fiction and the daydreams of physicists. Then that all changed.“In the last...
solar panels

Making Solar Panels Last Longer

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have taken a crucial step toward increasing the lifespan of photovoltaic solar panels and potentially lowering solar-energy costs...
Nanoantennas

Researchers From ITMO Create First-Ever Light-Emitting Nanoantennas

Young scientists from ITMO University have developed a new type of nanoscale light sources based on halide perovskites. The nanosources are subwavelength nanoparticles which...
milk sugar

Tomorrow’s Alcohol Can Be Made from Surplus Milk Sugar

Dairies' production of cheese generates considerable amounts of the by-product whey. While large cheese producers are able to extract more value from the whey...