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Inexpensive chip-based device may transform spectrometry

SpectrometersŚdevices that distinguish different wavelengths of light and are used to determine the chemical composition of everything from laboratory materials to distant starsŚare large devices ...

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3-D bioprinting technique could create artificial blood vessels, organ tissue

University of Colorado Boulder engineers have developed a 3-D printing technique that allows for localized control of an object's firmness, opening up new biomedical avenues that could one day ...

Mon 22 Oct 18 from TechXplore

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Scientists make new 'green' electronic polymer-based films with protein nanowires

An interdisciplinary team of scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has produced a new class of electronic materials that may lead to a "green," more sustainable future in biomedical ...

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Origami, 3-D printing merge to make complex structures in one shot

By merging the ancient art of origami with 21st century technology, researchers have created a one-step approach to fabricating complex origami structures whose light weight, expandability, ...

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Understanding the building blocks for an electronic brain

Computer bits are binary, with a value of zero or one. By contrast, neurons in the brain can have many internal states, depending on the input that they receive. This allows the brain to process ...

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Misfit Vapor 2 price and release date listed by retailer

The Misfit Vapor 2 isn't official yet but a retailer has seemingly just let most of the details slip.

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Nanocages in the lab and in the computer: how DNA-based dendrimers transport nanoparticles

How to create nanocages, i.e., robust and stable objects with regular voids and tunable properties? Short segments of DNA molecules are perfect candidates for the controllable design of novel ...

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Researchers unfold secret stability of bendy straws

Collapsible dog bowls, bendable medical tubes and drinking straws all seem to work on a common principle, snapping into a variety of mechanically stable and useful states. Despite the many applications ...

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New imaging tool captures how sound moves through the chinchilla ear

Researchers have developed a new device that can be used to visualize how sound-induced vibrations travel through the ear. The technology is providing new insight into how the ear receives and ...

Wed 17 Oct 18 from Medical Xpress

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Image of the Day: Weevil Eye

The Nikon photomicrography competition winners of 2018 include striking close-ups of a compound eye, a fern, and an insect's bubble house.

Wed 17 Oct 18 from The Scientist

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