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Travelling Backpack Doubles As Regular Bag and Multi-Compartment Organizer

Travelling Backpack Doubles As Regular Bag and Multi-Compartment Organizer

Halton, a luggage designing and manufacturing startup, has introduced a novel bag pack that serves the function of a regular travelling bag, and a multi-compartment organizer. As opposed to a single compartment carryall which doesn’t…

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Chemists Design Faster Production Process to Study Glycans

Chemists Design Faster Production Process to Study Glycans

Chemists from Utrecht University designed a faster production process for essential sugars, according to a report published on April 1, 2019. In various biological and disease processes, glycans play a major role. It can be…

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Scientists Created Shapeshifting Robotic Dragon in Japan

Scientists Created Shapeshifting Robotic Dragon in Japan

Researchers from the University of Tokyo developed ‘dragon robot’ that is made from several small drones, used for surveillance. The new dragon robot is unique as it can change shape and can turn into a…

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Suppressing Spectral Crosstalk for Improved Infrared Imaging Performance

Suppressing Spectral Crosstalk for Improved Infrared Imaging Performance

Researchers from Northwestern University developed a new approach that addresses spectral cross-talk problem in dual-band infrared photodetectors A team of researchers from Northwestern University significantly reduced a type of image distortion caused by the presence…

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Synthetic Macromolecule Appears with Helical Structure

Synthetic Macromolecule Appears with Helical Structure

A team of researchers at the College of Science and College of Engineering found that the polymer PBDT is composed of a rare double helix structure, which will help the material to be used in…

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Lassa Virus Outbreak Controlled by DNA Tests in Nigeria

Lassa Virus Outbreak Controlled by DNA Tests in Nigeria

Lassa virus caused a major outbreak in Nigeria in 2018, which was tackled by analyzing its DNA and targeting immediate response.  In 2018, an outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fever hit Nigeria, however scientists were ready…

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New Ultrasound Technique to Detect Breast Cancer at Early Stage

New Ultrasound Technique to Detect Breast Cancer at Early Stage

The new technology developed with support from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) can help to distinguish between benign and malignant breast tumors Ultrasound is major medical imaging procedure conducted for diagnosis of various medical…

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China Announces Unmanned Test Flight of Next-Generation Crewed Spacecraft in 2019

China Announces Unmanned Test Flight of Next-Generation Crewed Spacecraft in 2019

China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) will perform a first test flight of new spacecraft for human spaceflight in 2019 China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) scheduled the first test flight of a full-scale 20-metric…

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Researchers Analyze Mechanical Properties of Polymer Nanoparticles

Researchers Analyze Mechanical Properties of Polymer Nanoparticles

Researchers from University of Delaware identified mechanical properties of nanoparticles that can be used to create novel products Materials made with polymer nanoparticles possess the capability to develop novel products. However, several of the properties…

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Researchers Proposed Innovative Spintronics Device that Borrows from Optics

Researchers Proposed Innovative Spintronics Device that Borrows from Optics

The novel device has potential to drastically improve standards of computing hardware and electronics. Researchers from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay developed a high-performance magnetic tunnel junction, using wave like properties to produce a…

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