Tuesday, March 28, 2017

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

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...

When did time begin? Did our universe burst forth in explosive space/time creation. The Big Bang, until recently, was our best shot at explaining the observable cosmos. Still, even little kids ask, “if time...

Multi-year research project aims to give a measure of independence to paralyzed people - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne For someone suffering from paralysis or limited mobility, visiting with other people is extremely difficult. Scientists have...

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...
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...

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - SAN DIEGO - Researchers have developed a new design for a cloaking device that overcomes some of the limitations of existing "invisibility cloaks." In a new study, electrical engineers at...

Joel Berger, Colorado State University Scientist At Work: Tracking Muskoxen In A Warming Arctic Our Earth has unimaginable diversity, from seascapes 8,000 meters below the ocean’s surface to landscapes 8,000 meters above it. Its physical beauty...

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...

by Todd Bierman ... messages from the dead spontaneously appear in the static of otherwise empty recordings

Living Sensors At Your Fingertips Engineers and biologists at MIT have teamed up to design a new “living material” — a tough, stretchy, biocompatible sheet of hydrogel injected with live cells that are genetically programmed...

(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...

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...