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Engineering Science

Energy from finger wrap

August 18, 2021
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Engineers develop a thin, flexible strip that can be worn on a fingertip and generate small amounts of electricity

Material Science

Healing bones faster using electricity

August 18, 2021
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Thin, flexible, self-powered, and bioresorbable implant dissolves within the body once the bone is knitted back together

Microbiology

Probiotic shows promise for treating intestinal inflammation disorders

August 18, 2021
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Researchers found that the probiotic bacterial species produced a rapid and marked increase in the function of the cells

Evolution

Aging is unstoppable

August 18, 2021
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New study suggests that biological, rather than environmental factors, ultimately control longevity

Material Science

Sustainable fertilizer manufacturing

August 18, 2021
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Researchers devise a new method which is more environmentally friendly and more competitive

Material Science

Temperature control inside buildings

August 11, 2021
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The composites can be added to building materials or 3D printed as decorative assets

Evolution

Climate changed our body and brain sizes

August 11, 2021
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The average body size of humans has fluctuated significantly over the last million years and is strongly linked to temperature

Physical Science

A new piece of the quantum computing puzzle identified

August 11, 2021
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Researchers have found a missing piece in the puzzle of optical quantum computing

Biotechnology

Gene editing therapy for genetic disorders

August 11, 2021
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An investigational therapy which ‘edits’ a harmful gene in patients with a debilitating condition called amyloidosis

Electronics Engineering

Artificial skin with stretchable and bendable circuits

August 11, 2021
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Researchers show how to print dense transistor arrays on skin-like materials to create circuits that flex with the body