Friday, July 21, 2017

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

The molecular integrated circuit was created by a group of chemists and physicists from the Department of Chemistry Nano-Science Center at the University of Copenhagen and Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing.

Technological advances are allowing scientists to begin building a  cognitive computer that functions like a brain. by Dr. Dharmendra Modha, Manager of  Cognitive Computing, IBM      Since computers were invented, they've been called "brains." Yet,...

How's this for a weekend conference: Some of the smartest people in the world are gathering in New York to try to figure out how to build lifelike copies of humans ... to be...

courtesy ScienceDaily Researchers at Rice University have come up with a new way to boost the efficiency of the ubiquitous lithium ion (LI) battery by employing ribbons of graphene that start as carbon nanotubes.

courtesy ReutersAn asteroid the size of a small truck zoomed past Earth four times closer than the moon on Saturday, the latest in a parade of visiting celestial objects that has raised awareness of potentially...

courtesy ScienceDaily It is a mystery that has stymied astrophysicists for decades: how do black holes produce so many high-power X-rays? In a new study, astrophysicists from The Johns Hopkins University, NASA and the Rochester Institute...

courtesy ScienceDaily Scientists at USC have unlocked the mystery of why new cases of the genetic disease Noonan Syndrome are so common: a mutation that causes the disease disproportionately increases a normal father's production of...

Nearly 900 extrasolar planets have been confirmed to date, but now for the first time astronomers think they are seeing compelling evidence for a planet under construction in an unlikely place, at a great...

courtesy Reuters A Martian rock analyzed by NASA’s rover Opportunity contains clays formed in non-acidic water, an environment potentially suitable for the chemistry of ancient life to brew. The solar-powered Opportunity landed on Mars in January...

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...

courtesy  ScienceDaily Small electrodes placed on or inside the brain allow patients to interact with computers or control robotic limbs simply by thinking about how to execute those actions. This technology could improve communication and daily...

courtesy ScienceDaily, New technology under development at The Ohio State University is paving the way for low-cost electronic devices that work in direct contact with living tissue inside the body. The first planned use of...