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'Hot spots' increase efficiency of solar desalination  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Researchers showed they could boost the efficiency of their nanotechnology-enabled solar membrane desalination system by more than 50% simply by adding inexpensive plastic lenses to concentrate sunlight into 'hot spots.' more
Gold for iron nanocubes  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
One of the major challenges in nanotechnology is the precise control of shape, size and elemental composition of every single nanoparticle. Physical methods are able to produce homogeneous nanoparticles free of surface contamination. However, they offer limited opportunity to control... more
Liquid gold on the nanoscale  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Researchers have discovered what liquid gold looks like on the nanoscale -- and in doing so have mapped the way in which nanoparticles melt, which is relevant to the manufacturing and performance of nanotech devices. more
Research reveals liquid gold on the nanoscale  nanowerk · 6 days
Scientists have discovered what liquid gold looks like on the nanoscale - and in doing so have mapped the way in which nanoparticles melt, which is relevant to the manufacturing and performance of nanotechnology... more
Tiny light box opens new doors into the nanoworld  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have discovered a completely new way of capturing, amplifying and linking light to matter at the nano level. Using a tiny box, built... more
Nanotechnology treatment reverses multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A nanotechnology treatment derived from bone marrow stem cells has reversed multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice and could eventually be used to help humans, according to a new study led by University... more
Nanotechnology treatment shows promise against multiple sclerosis  nanowerk · 2 weeks
A nanotechnology treatment derived from bone marrow stem cells has reversed multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice and could eventually be used to help humans. more
Nanotechnology treatment shows promise against multiple sclerosis  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A nanotechnology treatment derived from bone marrow stem cells has reversed multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice and could eventually be used to help humans, according to a new study led by University of California,... more
Robert Downey Jr.'s Footprint Coalition Envisages Cleaning the Planet With AI, Nanotech  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Robert Downey Jr. has announced a new initiative called The Footprint Coalition that would help clean up the planet using advanced technologies like artificial... more
Cooling wood: Engineers create strong, sustainable solution for passive cooling  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
What if the wood your house was made of could save your electricity bill? In the race to save energy, using a passive cooling method that requires no... more
Researchers create soft, flexible materials with enhanced properties  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of polymer chemists and engineers from Carnegie Mellon University have developed a new methodology that can be used to create a class of stretchable polymer composites with enhanced electrical and... more
Light and nanotechnology prevent bacterial infections on medical implants  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A new study reports on a new technique that could prevent bacterial contamination and infection in medical implants by using light combined with gold nanoparticles. more
The Government Is Serious About Creating Mind-Controlled Weapons  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
DARPA hopes to invent ways to instantly read soldiers' minds using tools like genetic engineering of the human brain, nanotechnology and infrared beams. more
Light and nanotechnology prevent bacterial infections on medical implants  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Invented approximately 50 years ago, surgical medical meshes have become key elements in the recovery procedures of damaged-tissue surgeries, the most common being hernia repair. When implanted within the tissue... more
Novel technique that uses nanotechnology and photonics prevents bacterial infections on surgical implants  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Invented approximately 50 years ago, surgical medical meshes have become key elements in the recovery procedures of damaged-tissue surgeries, the most common... more
Light and nanotechnology prevent bacterial infections on medical implants  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Researchers have devised a novel technique that uses nanotechnology and photonics to dramatically improve the performance of medical meshes for surgical implants. more
New DNA-nanotechnology-based method enhances nucleic acid analysis  nanowerk · 4 weeks
New DNA-nanotechnology-based method enhances nucleic acid analysis in cells and tissues, enabling parallel detection of many targets with high sensitivity and tunability and at low costs. more
Some of our foods have nanoparticles in them - should we be worried?  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Some people are concerned nanoparticles may present health risks. Here's what we know about nanotechnology in food. more
Cooling wood: Engineers create strong, sustainable solution for passive cooling
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