News - 5 Jun 2020
Nanotechnology has contributed a great deal to the field of medical science. It has enabled researchers to design tools to deliver drugs to specific targets in a living organism. Smart drug delivery...
News - 4 Jun 2020
Smart phones, tablets and laptop displays, camera lenses, biosensing devices, integrated chips and solar photovoltaic cells are among the applications that could stand to benefit from an innovative...
News - 4 Jun 2020
Polarization, the direction in which light vibrates, is invisible to the human eye. Yet, so much of our optical world relies on the control and manipulation of this hidden quality of...
News - 3 Jun 2020
Boron nitride nanotubes are anything but boring, according to Rice University scientists who have found a way to watch how they move in liquids.
The researchers' method to study the real-time...
News - 28 May 2020
The novel coronavirus pandemic has caused an increased demand for antimicrobial treatments that can keep surfaces clean, particularly in health care settings. Although some surfaces have been...
News - 27 May 2020
MIT researchers have discovered a phenomenon that could be harnessed to control the movement of tiny particles floating in suspension. This approach, which requires simply applying an external...
News - 5 May 2020
Since Robert Hooke's first description of a cell in Micrographia 350 years ago, microscopy has played an important role in understanding the rules of life.
However, the smallest resolvable...
News - 24 Apr 2020
Researchers at the Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar) in Sorocaba (state of São Paulo, Brazil) have developed a technique to diagnose early-stage multiple sclerosis, a disease of the...
News - 23 Apr 2020
Alex Zaretski, the scientific founder of Grolltex, examines a layer of graphene. Image Credit: Grolltex
Research teams worldwide are working on innovations to tackle the global...
News - 7 Apr 2020
People cannot differentiate with their naked eye whether the cold-chain food products received by them have actually become spoiled.
The change of the readability of the sticker attached with...