Wednesday, September 20, 2017

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Nano this, nano that. The transformative impact of nanomaterial based devices, long promised, just happened. Enter Nano-RAM or NRAM (non-volatile random access memory) for short. More than a dozen corporate customers are lined up for first...
bioleaf

Bioleaf Scientists have created a system that uses solar energy to split water molecules and hydrogen-eating bacteria to produce liquid fuels. The system can convert solar energy to biomass with 10 percent efficiency, far above...

HELMHOLTZ ZENTRUM MÜNCHEN - GERMAN RESEARCH CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH Nanoparticles are the smallest particles capable of reaching virtually all parts of the body. Researchers use various approaches to test ways in which nanoparticles could...

From the first stone ax to the latest assembly-line robots, technology has long played an essential role in work. As technology has advanced, machines are increasingly working alongside employees, as they do at Amazon’s...

(Nanowerk News) Nanotechnology has been found to be  highly useful in medical diagnostics, drug delivery, tissue engineering, etc. In  new work reported in ACS Nano ("Nanotechnology in Plant Disease Management:  DNA-Directed Silver Nanoparticles on Graphene Oxide...
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An odd mystery continues to niggle in the field of Anti-gravity. Between 1991 and '93, condensed matter physicists Ning Li and Douglas Torr published a series of papers concerning electromagnetic fields and gravity within...
Asimov

As robots become integrated into society more widely, we need to be sure they’ll behave well among us. In 1942, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov attempted to lay out a philosophical and moral framework...

Universal Robots has made a big splash in the North American market. UR products allow businesses of all sorts and sizes to cut costs with user-friendly robotic technology courtesy Robotics Trends Staff Universal Robots now has...

In a study of 657 at-risk individuals, the first real world trial of AIDS drug Truvada saw 657 men remain virus free. Over a 2.5 year period, the group composed of 99% self identified...

Joel Meeks-Matous updates us on his company - TMM Disruptive Advanced Materials – plans to work with a commercial nanotube reactor, building a Nanotechnology Business Accelerator, and his invitation to TechCrunch DISRUPT-SF 2015. We caught...

I can remember like it's yesterday. Our family friend swerved to miss a jack rabbit, only to sever his spine in the resulting car accident. He's still in a wheelchair four decades later. 200,000...

A new activity offered during January’s Independent Activities Period (IAP) showcased fully autonomous 1:10-scale model cars navigating through MIT's underground tunnels in a robot race. Rapid Autonomous Complex-Environment Competing Ackermann-steering Robot (RACECAR) vehicles featured...