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New membrane-based antenna much smaller than conventional ones

A group led by researchers at Northeastern University in the U.S. has developed a new kind of antenna that is much smaller than conventional antennas. In their paper published in the journal ...

18 minutes ago from TechXplore

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Bond dissociation energies for transition metal silicides accurately determined

Transition metal silicides, a distinct class of semiconducting materials that contain silicon, demonstrate superior oxidation resistance, high temperature stability and low corrosion rates, ...

20 hours ago from Phys.org

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Sony Develops Magnetic Tape With 201Gb/(inch)2 Areal Density (1)

Sony Corp developed a magnetic tape with an areal density of 201Gbit/(inch)2 in collaboration with IBM Zurich Laboratories in Switzerland.

10 hours ago from Tech-On

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What the World's Tiniest 'Monster Truck' Reveals

The world's shortest race by distance -- a fraction of the width of a human hair -- was run on gold and silver tracks, and took a whopping 30 hours. Given that the vehicles were invisible to ...

1 hours ago from Newswise

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Scientists discover the process of rock destruction

Scientists at the Lomonosov Moscow State University have uncovered the secrets behind the critical stage of fracture in rock destruction.

19 hours ago from UPI

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Breakthrough ink discovery could transform the production of new laser and optoelectronic devices

A breakthrough 'recipe' for inkjet printing, which could enable high-volume manufacturing of next-generation laser and optoelectronic technologies, has been uncovered by Cambridge researchers.

Thu 17 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Tommy Wirkola on directing Netflix’s latest dystopia thriller

Norwegian director Tommy Wirkola’s best known films are Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, starring Jeremy Renner as Hansel, a witch hunter, and Dead Snow, starring an assortment ...

Sun 20 Aug 17 from The Verge

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New terahertz imaging approach could speed up skin cancer detection

Researchers have developed a new terahertz imaging approach that, for the first time, can acquire micron-scale resolution images while retaining computational approaches designed to speed up ...

Thu 17 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Now you can levitate liquids and insects at home

Levitation techniques are no longer confined to the laboratory thanks to University of Bristol engineers who have developed an easier way for suspending matter in mid-air by developing a 3D-printed ...

Tue 15 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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Soft and spherical: Researchers study dynamics of drop impact

For the most part, fluid dynamics researchers have focused efforts to understand the details of impacting drops on flat rigid surfaces; the effect of curved, convex or compliant surfaces on ...

Tue 15 Aug 17 from Phys.org

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