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Self-sustaining bacteria-fueled power cell created

Self-sustaining bacteria-fueled power cell created

Self-sustaining bacteria-fueled power cell created Binghamton University Electrical and Computer Science Assistant Professor Seokheun Choi is one of the co-authors of ‘Self-sustaining, solar-driven bioelectricity generation in micro-sized microbial fuel cell…

Japanese company develops a solar cell with record-breaking 26%+ efficiency

Japanese company develops a solar cell with record-breaking 26%+ efficiency

Japanese company develops a solar cell with record-breaking 26%+ efficiency Ars Technica Solar panels are cheaper than ever these days, but installation costs can still be considerable for homeowners. More…

LHC Discovers Five New Particles at the Same Time — NOVA Next

LHC Discovers Five New Particles at the Same Time — NOVA Next

LHC Discovers Five New Particles at the Same Time — NOVA Next   LHC Discovers Five New Particles at the Same Time — NOVA Next Physicists working at the Large…

(Video)This Island Disappeared From Satellite Images Yet It’s Still Transmitting Data

(Video)This Island Disappeared From Satellite Images  Yet It’s Still Transmitting Data

This Island Disappeared From Satellite Images…

Scientists Have Invented a Hydrogel Fabric That’s 5 Times Stronger Than Steel

Scientists Have Invented a Hydrogel Fabric That’s 5 Times Stronger Than Steel

  Scientists Have Invented a Hydrogel Fabric That’s 5 Times Stronger Than Steel But you can still bend and stretch it. DAVID NIELD Scientists have created a new hydrogel material…

Health & Science: Diabetes drug may help treat breast cancer: Chinese researchers

Health & Science: Diabetes drug may help treat breast cancer: Chinese researchers

Diabetes drug may help treat breast cancer: Chinese researchers Researchers in China have discovered that a drug used to treat diabetes could be effective against a form of deadly breast…

Self-Replicating “DNA Computers” Are Set to Change Everything

Self-Replicating “DNA Computers” Are Set to Change Everything

Self-Replicating “DNA Computers” Are Set to Change Everything   Pixabay In Brief DNA computers can create more storage as-needed through self-replication, and their computing potential is almost unfathomable. Scientists know…

Nature & Science: Ravenous spiders eat almost twice as much as humans & more than whales – study

Nature & Science: Ravenous spiders eat almost twice as much as humans & more than whales – study

Ravenous spiders eat almost twice as much as humans & more than whales – study © Arnd Wiegmann / Reuters A new study has revealed that spiders eat an estimated twice…

Researchers flip magnetic memory cell with light pulse at record speed

Researchers flip magnetic memory cell with light pulse at record speed

Researchers flip magnetic memory cell with light pulse at record speed One modification researchers made to the device was to use a transparent electrical material called indium tin oxide for…

Visualizing the genome: First 3-D structures of active DNA created

Visualizing the genome: First 3-D structures of active DNA created

Visualizing the genome: First 3-D structures of active DNA created Intact genome from one particular mouse embryonic stem cell. Each of the cell’s 20 chromosomes is colored differently. Credit: University…

China is developing lasers capable of destroying enemy satellites to compete with US in future ‘light wars’

China is developing lasers capable of destroying enemy satellites to compete with US in future ‘light wars’

China is developing lasers capable of destroying enemy satellites to compete with US in future ‘light wars’ Chinese military expert Richard Fisher said China could be militarizing space Fisher said…

Coming Right Up: 3D Pizza Printer to Feed Hungry Astronauts in Deep Space

Coming Right Up: 3D Pizza Printer to Feed Hungry Astronauts in Deep Space

Coming Right Up: 3D Pizza Printer to Feed Hungry Astronauts in Deep Space © Sputnik/ Vladimir Fedorenko Has this ever happened to you? You’re drifting through the vacuum of space,…

We can’t stop watching this 3D printer building a house in under 24 hours

We can’t stop watching this 3D printer building a house in under 24 hours

We can’t stop watching this 3D printer building a house in under 24 hours Candace Ganger,Hello Giggles The latest obsession-worthy thing is here, and you won’t believe what it is!…

Revolutionary process to create ether from esters using metal catalysts

Revolutionary process to create ether from esters using metal catalysts

  Revolutionary process to create ether from esters using metal catalysts New method to enable new drugs for cancer, malaria This is a better way to make diaryl ether. Credit:…

Scientists successfully store computer files in DNA

Scientists successfully store computer files in DNA

Scientists successfully store computer files in DNA “We believe this is the highest-density data-storage device ever created,” said computer scientist Yaniv Erlich. By Brooks Hays   (UPI) — DNA is…

Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration

Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration

  Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration Conceptual diagram showing a nanofiber mesh incorporating vitamin B12 and its application to treat a peripheral nerve injury. Credit: Image courtesy of National…

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks Nanoengineering professor Shaochen Chen 3-D prints a biomimetic blood vessel network. Credit: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications  Nanoengineers at the University of California…

Astrophysicists Produce High-Resolution Map of Dark Matter

Astrophysicists Produce High-Resolution Map of Dark Matter

Astrophysicists Produce High-Resolution Map of Dark Matter A team of astrophysicists has produced one of the highest-resolution maps of dark matter to date, offering a detailed case for the existence…

Scientists Measure Temperature Swings of Black Hole Winds for the First Time

Scientists Measure Temperature Swings of Black Hole Winds for the First Time

Scientists Measure Temperature Swings of Black Hole Winds for the First Time This artist’s concept illustrates a supermassive black hole with X-ray emission emanating from its inner region (pink) and…

Using a Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework Compound to Filter Heavy Hydrogen Researchers Filter Deuterium and Tritium Using a Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework Compound

Using a Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework Compound to Filter Heavy Hydrogen Researchers Filter Deuterium and Tritium Using a Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework Compound

Using a Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework Compound to Filter Heavy Hydrogen Reservoir for heavy hydrogen: Molecules of the heavy hydrogen isotopes deuterium and tritium preferentially bind to copper atoms in a…

Wires and supercapacitors constructed inside living plants

Wires and supercapacitors constructed inside living plants

Wires and supercapacitors constructed inside living plants   This is a supercapacitor Rose from Laboratory of Organic Electronic, Linköping University. Credit: Thor Balkhed In November 2015, the research group presented…

Light-driven reaction converts carbon dioxide into fuel

Light-driven reaction converts carbon dioxide into fuel

Light-driven reaction converts carbon dioxide into fuel Illuminated rhodium nanoparticles catalyze key chemistry Duke University researchers have engineered rhodium nanoparticles (blue) that can harness the energy in ultraviolet light and…

Science & Technology: This foam stops bullets cold and pulverizes them to dust

Science & Technology: This foam stops bullets cold and pulverizes them to dust

This foam stops bullets cold and pulverizes them to dust Fox News  Foam body armor? Even armor-piercing bullets cannot get through this foam. And the foam doesn’t just stop bullets.…

Dream of energy-collecting windows is one step closer to reality

Dream of energy-collecting windows is one step closer to reality

  Dream of energy-collecting windows is one step closer to reality While most of the light concentrated to the edge of the silicon-based luminescent solar concentrator is actually invisible, we…

Battery developed at OSU uses only hydronium ions as charge carrier

Battery developed at OSU uses only hydronium ions as charge carrier

Battery developed at OSU uses only hydronium ions as charge carrier Researchers with Oregon State University (OSU) have developed they claim to be the world’s first battery to use only…

Spanish scientists create 3D bioprinter to print human skin

Spanish scientists create 3D bioprinter to print human skin

  Spanish scientists create 3D bioprinter to print human skin Spanish scientists have created a 3D bioprinter capable of producing functional human skin, which according to a researcher, opens a…

Technology puts ‘touch’ into long-distance relationships

Technology puts ‘touch’ into long-distance relationships

Technology puts ‘touch’ into long-distance relationships A SIAT graduate student Azadeh Foirghani demonstrates the Flex N Feel glove. Credit: SFU Long-distance couples can share a walk, watch movies together, and…

New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects

New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects

  New method uses heat flow to levitate variety of objects UChicago researchers achieved levitation of macroscopic objects between warm and cold plates in a vacuum chamber. Credit: Chicago Jean…

Printable solar cells just got a little closer

Printable solar cells just got a little closer

Printable solar cells just got a little closer Research removes a key barrier to large-scale manufacture of low-cost, printable perovskite solar cells The new perovskite solar cells have achieved an…

Chemical Engineers Boost Bacteria’s Production of Useful Chemicals

Chemical Engineers Boost Bacteria’s Production of Useful Chemicals

Chemical Engineers Boost Bacteria’s Production of Useful Chemicals A team of chemical engineers from MIT has designed a new technique that allows them to dramatically boost bacteria’s production of useful…

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