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Resonance-enhanced tunneling induces flourine and para-hydrogen reaction in interstellar clouds

Scientists from the Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (DICP) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and their collaborators investigated the mechanism of rapid reactivity of the F + H2 reaction ...

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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Branching out: Making graphene from gum trees

Graphene is the thinnest and strongest material known to humans. It's also flexible, transparent and conducts heat and electricity 10 times better than copper, making it ideal for anything from ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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Researchers discover traditional fluid flow observations may miss the big picture

Before and after comparisons don't tell the full story of chemical reactions in flowing fluids, such as those in a chemical reactor, according to a new study from a collaboration based in Japan.

Fri 21 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Scientists dissolve crude oil in water to study its composition

Researchers from MIPT, Skoltech, the Joint Institute for High Temperatures of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and Lomonosov Moscow State University report a new approach to oil composition ...

Fri 21 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Advanced NMR captures new details in nanoparticle structures

Advanced nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) techniques at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory have revealed surprising details about the structure of a key group of materials in nanotechology, ...

Fri 21 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Electron-behaving nanoparticles rock current understanding of matter

It's not an electron. But it sure does act like one.

Thu 20 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Engineers 3-D print flexible mesh for ankle and knee braces

Hearing aids, dental crowns, and limb prosthetics are some of the medical devices that can now be digitally designed and customized for individual patients, thanks to 3-D printing. However, ...

Thu 20 Jun 19 from TechXplore

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Laser-made graphene enables simple, low-cost nanogenerator

Flexible, stretchable devices could be embedded in clothes and shoes to convert movement into electric power

Fri 21 Jun 19 from CandEN

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Using graphene and tiny droplets to detect stomach-cancer causing bacteria

Biosensors are currently used in healthcare to monitor blood glucose; however, they also have the potential to detect bacteria. Researchers at Osaka University have invented a new biosensor ...

Thu 20 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Miniature icon heralds inkless printing process

New technique borrows inspiration from butterflies and Japanese art. Andrew Masterson reports.

Thu 20 Jun 19 from Cosmos Magazine

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