(Phys.org) —A house window that doubles as a solar panel could be on the horizon, thanks to recent quantum-dot work by Los Alamos National Laboratory researchers in collaboration with scientists from University of Milano-Bicocca (UNIMIB), Italy.
The Nissan Leaf electric car would be available in South African showrooms in November, said Nissan South Africa (SA) MD Mike Whitfield on Wednesday as he unveiled the vehicle at the Johannesburg International Motorshow.
You know that nauseating feeling when you realize that your ‘new’ computer is already outdated? Today I feel that way about cooking. This new solar cooking device makes my traditional stovetop look and function like an antique.
(Phys.org) —A team of researchers at China's Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, studying graphene properties, has discovered that the act of dragging saltwater over a piece of graphene can generate electricity.
Scientists have developed tiny, injectable oxygen microparticles that can do the unthinkable … keep you alive even when you’re not breathing. The microparticles come in 2 to 4 micrometer tiny capsules and are made of a single layer of lips encompassing a bubble of oxygen gas, which can be injected directly into the blood stream. …
Scientists have discovered a second code hiding within DNA. The second code contains information that changes how scientists read the instructions contained in DNA and interpret mutations to make sense of health and disease.
Bill Gates recently wrote the foreword for Edison and the Rise of Innovation, a new book about one of the great inventors ever. Read the foreword and view photos of some of the Edison-related items he owns.