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New hope to power electronic devices via desk lamp

New hope to power electronic devices via desk lamp

In a new study, researchers make a step toward running electronic devices in homes and offices with light from lamps scattered around the room. The...
New way to develop better solar cells

New way to develop better solar cells

In a new study, researchers have found a new way to control light (photoluminescence) emitted by exotic crystal semiconductors. This can help develop more efficient...
Scientists find new source of rare earth elements

Scientists find new source of rare earth elements

In a new study, researchers found a potential new source of rare earth elements like neodymium and dysprosium. The new source is phosphate rock waste. The...
Scientists develop new materials for more secure computing

Scientists develop new materials for more secure computing

In a new study, researchers have developed a material with light-emitting properties that may achieve hacking-free communications. The research was conducted by a team of...
Scientists develop new method to detect cancer cells faster

Scientists develop new method to detect cancer cells faster

In a new study, researchers have developed a new technique to analyze proteins expressed on cancer cells. The new technique shows promise in more rapidly...
Vitamin C could help gold nanowire grow

Vitamin C could help gold nanowire grow

A new study published in ACS Nano has found that a dose of vitamin C helps gold nanowire grow. The research showed that a boost...

These toxic metals linked to higher risk of heart disease

In a recent study, researchers find exposure to lead, copper, cadmium and arsenic is linked to a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and coronary...
Copper and graphite combo may produce better lithium-ion batteries

Copper and graphite combo may produce better lithium-ion batteries

In a recent study, researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory discovered a first-of-its-kind copper and graphite combination. The finding could have implications...
sodium-ion batteries

Scientists developed advanced high-energy sodium-ion batteries

The large consumption of non-renewable resources has pushed the current fossil-fuel-based economy to be at serious risk. One solution is to use renewable energy...
3D printing

3D printed objects can remember their shapes

People use 3D printing (or additive manufacturing) to make 3D solid objects from a digital file. In an additive process, an object is created...

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Harvard scientists confirm an important cause of grey hair

When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as...

Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...

This study finds a new cause of autism

Autism affects 1 in 59 children and is 4 times more common in boys than in girls, and it is a developmental disorder. People with...