Leftover McDonald's Cooking Oil Fuels Researchers' 3D Printing Efforts And They're Lovin' It

Researchers at the University of Toronto, Scarborough campus were having a problem with a 3D printer they use in the lab. The device itself was working fine, but the resin material used to ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from HotHardware

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Light-powered wing flaps as long as the sun shines

One of the challenges in designing micro air vehicles (MAVs) lies in the fact that if their battery is large enough to provide much range, it's too heavy for them to carry. Scientists have developed ...

Wed 19 Feb 20 from Gizmag

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Cryo-chip overcomes obstacle to large-scale quantum computers

QuTech has resolved a major issue on the road toward a working large-scale quantum computer. QuTech, a collaboration of TU Delft and TNO, and Intel have designed and fabricated an integrated ...

Wed 19 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Long-lasting and precise dosing of medication thanks to an oil-hydrogel mixture

Using a mixture of oil droplets and hydrogel, medical active agents can be not only precisely dosed, but also continuously administered over periods of up to several days. The active agents ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Physicists grab individual atoms in groundbreaking experiment

In a first for quantum physics, University of Otago researchers have "held" individual atoms in place and observed previously unseen complex atomic interactions.

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Porous ionic liquid captures alcohols and CFCs

Cage-like structures could enable selective separations in continuous-flow systems

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A scaffold at the center of our cellular skeleton

All animal cells have an organelle called a centrosome, which is essential to the organization of their cell skeleton. The centrosome plays fundamental roles, especially during cell division, ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Researchers show what drives a novel, ordered assembly of alternating peptides

A team of researchers has verified that it is possible to engineer two-layered nanofibers consisting of an ordered row of alternating peptides, and has also determined what makes these peptides ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Tadpoles create their own air bubbles to breathe

A pair of researchers at the University of Connecticut, has found that hatchling tadpoles create their own air bubbles in order to breathe. In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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Laser writing enables practical flat optics and data storage in glass

Femtosecond laser machining has emerged as an attractive technology enabling applications ranging from eye surgery to direct writing on the bulk of transparent materials. Scientists from the ...

Thu 20 Feb 20 from Phys.org

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