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Harnessing plasmonics for precision agriculture worldwide

Maiken Mikkelsen wants to change the world by developing a small, inexpensive hyperspectral camera to enable worldwide precision farming practices that would significantly reduce water, energy, ...

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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Real-space charge-density imaging with sub-ångstrom resolution by four-dimensional electron microscopy

Nature, Published online: 14 October 2019; doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1649-6Real-space charge-density imaging with sub-ångstrom resolution by four-dimensional electron microscopy

Mon 14 Oct 19 from Nature News

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Controlling the charge state of organic molecule quantum dots in a 2-D nanoarray

A Monash University experimental study has fabricated a self-assembled, carbon-based nanofilm where the charge state (ie, electronically neutral or positive) can be controlled at the level of ...

Mon 14 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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How to control friction in topological insulators

Topological insulators are innovative materials that conduct electricity on the surface, but act as insulators on the inside. Physicists at the University of Basel and the Istanbul Technical ...

Mon 14 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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The nano-guitar string that plays itself

Scientists at Lancaster University and the University of Oxford have created a nano-electronic circuit which vibrates without any external force.

Mon 14 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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Researchers build a soft robot with neurologic capabilities

In work that combines a deep understanding of the biology of soft-bodied animals such as earthworms with advances in materials and electronic technologies, researchers have developed a robotic ...

21 hours ago from ScienceDaily

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Bill Gates downplays relationship with Jeffrey Epstein - CNET

Their ties come up again in a detailed New York Times story published Saturday that says the two met many times. Gates says Epstein misrepresented the nature of those meetings.

Sun 13 Oct 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil crowns Disney as the queen of fantasy - CNET

Deeper, richer and darker than the original, this new Maleficent movie shows what Disney is truly capable of.

22 hours ago from CNET

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The World’s Largest 3D Printer Just 3D Printed An Entire Boat

Unlike traditional manufacturing, 3D printing allows people to create all kinds of objects and shapes that might not be possible through traditional methods. To that end, we’ve seen how ...

Mon 14 Oct 19 from Ubergizmo

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New research integrates borophene and graphene into 2-D heterostructures

Nanomaterials could provide the basis of many emerging technologies, including extremely tiny, flexible, and transparent electronics.

Fri 11 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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