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04.05.15
Optical nanotech sensor can sniff out bad food and explosives
04.05.15

Optical nanotech sensor can sniff out bad food and explosives

The days of having to rely on pricey lab sensors (or carefully trained canines) to detect bad food...

By J. Fingas,   04.05.15
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03.15.15
Watch this biped robot endure kicks and a barrage of dodgeballs
03.15.15

Watch this biped robot endure kicks and a barrage of dodgeballs

For a biped robot to be able to do its job, it needs to be stable -- it can't topple at the gentle...

By M. Moon,   03.15.15
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09.05.13
Researchers claim 'almost instantaneous' quantum computing breakthrough
09.05.13

Researchers claim 'almost instantaneous' quantum computing breakthrough

Silicon is great, but we're tickling the edges of its speed limit. As a result, researchers at Ore...

By T. Seppala,   09.05.13
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08.14.12
Researchers create super-efficient microbial fuel cell, dream of selling excess electricity
08.14.12

Researchers create super-efficient microbial fuel cell, dream of selling excess electricity

Recycling wastewater to generate energy has turned up noses before, but researchers at Oregon Stat...

By A. Santos,   08.14.12
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07.08.11
Ultrawideband tech could connect your body to doctors, bring Tricorders to the mainstream
07.08.11

Ultrawideband tech could connect your body to doctors, bring Tricorders to the mainstream

The academic paper 'Experimental Characterization of a UWB Channel for Body Area Networks' won'...

By D. Cooper,   07.08.11
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06.29.11
Oregon engineers roll out cheaper, less wasteful solar cells with inkjet printer
06.29.11

Oregon engineers roll out cheaper, less wasteful solar cells with inkjet printer

It looks like the push to turn the inkjet printer into the next great manufacturer of solar cells ha...

By C. Trout,   06.29.11
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05.09.11
Six-rotor drone counts trees, not kills
05.09.11

Six-rotor drone counts trees, not kills

Relax everybody, unlike its antonymous quadrocopter cousins, this six-rotor drone isn't here to k...

By T. O'Brien,   05.09.11
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09.10.08
New robot leg design becomes more human, more deadly
09.10.08

New robot leg design becomes more human, more deadly

Your regular, inefficient robot legs getting you down? Maybe you should check in with researcher Jo...

By J. Topolsky,   09.10.08
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