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January 2015

Micromotors Powered by Stomach Acid

January 29, 2015

SEM image of micromotors ( Image Credit: Jacobs School of Engineering/UC San Diego) Researchers at the University of California, San Diego have shown that a micromotor fueled by stomach acid can take [more...]

iChip: The Future of Antibiotic Discovery

January 29, 2015

Two weeks ago, a team led by scientists from Northeastern University published a study describing a new class of antibiotics called teixobactin, which they found in the soil of a field in Maine. The [more...]

10X Genomics Emerges With $80M

January 25, 2015

10X Genomics first product (Image Credit: 10x Genomics) Making Illumina’s industry-leading gene sequencing machines better? There’s an app for that. That’s the shorthand pitch from [more...]

Why Rain Has That Distinctive Smell

January 20, 2015

Aerosol generation after drop impingement on porous media is a three-step process, consisting of bubble formation, bubble growth, and bubble bursting.   Image Credit: Youngsoo Joung, MIT Ever [more...]

EVG Nanoimprint Lithography Technology

January 16, 2015

A 6″ full area nanoimprinted wafer, processed by EVG NIL solutions EVG’s SmartNIL technology stands out the company in the UV nanoimprint lithography market. In conjunction with a multi-use [more...]

Sorting Machine – Skittles and M &M

January 11, 2015

Skittles M&M’s Sorting Machine ( image credit: IVC wiki) The machine is fully autonomous and will sort an entire 1.5kg/56oz bag in approx. 5 minutes. It is made of an AVR microcontroller [more...]
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