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Researchers build real-time tunable plasmon laser

(—A combined team of researchers from Northwestern and Duke Universities has succeeded in building a plasmon laser that is tunable in real-time. In their paper published in the journal ...

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3D printing is so last year: We're onto 4D printing now

4D printing is unfolding as technology that takes 3D printing to an entirely new level.

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VideoLab wonders "What if Man of Steel was in color?"

What would Man of Steel look like with more natural color? That’s what the gang over at VideoLab wanted to see. So, they took clips from the film, played with the color balances […]

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Graphene champions the next generation 3D display technology

Moving holograms like those used in 3D science fiction movies such as Avatar and Elysium have to date only been seen in their full glory by viewers wearing special glasses.

Thu 23 Apr 15 from

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Ultra-sensitive sensor detects individual electrons

A Spanish-led team of European researchers at the University of Cambridge has created an electronic device so accurate that it can detect the charge of a single electron in less than one microsecond. ...

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Fast and accurate 3-D imaging technique to track optically trapped particles

Optical tweezers have been used as an invaluable tool for exerting micro-scale force on microscopic particles and manipulating three-dimensional (3-D) positions of particles. Optical tweezers ...

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Transparent butterfly wings could inspire low-reflectivity displays

Researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany have studied the wings of glasswing butterflies in an effort to determine what causes their low-reflective nature. It's ...

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Gizmag

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Detailed structure of human ribosome revealed

A team at the Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire (IGBMC - CNRS/Université de Strasbourg/Inserm) has evidenced, at the atomic scale, the three-dimensional structure ...

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'Downton Wars': Lightsabers finally make their way to the Abbey

There's a serious disturbance in the Force on the set of "Downton Abbey," and this time, it's not just another one of Lady Edith's moods.

Thu 23 Apr 15 from CNET

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