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06.10.14
Wearable sensor can tell you when you're dehydrated
06.10.14

Wearable sensor can tell you when you're dehydrated

Summer is the ideal time to frolic out in the sun, but there's always the risk that you'll neglect...

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10.03.12
Sandia Labs' MegaDroid project simulates 300,000 Android phones to fight wireless catastrophes (video)
10.03.12

Sandia Labs' MegaDroid project simulates 300,000 Android phones to fight wireless catastrophes (video)

We've seen some large-scale simulations, including some that couldn't get larger. Simulated cellul...

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08.05.12
Visualized: Sandia National Laboratories' Z machine erupts in a web of lightning
08.05.12

Visualized: Sandia National Laboratories' Z machine erupts in a web of lightning

Sandia National Laboratories' Z machine sounds like it belongs in a James Bond movie more than it...

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04.17.12
Sandia National Laboratories generates neutrons in a radical way
04.17.12

Sandia National Laboratories generates neutrons in a radical way

The Responsive Neutron Generator Product Deployment Center (say that quickly five times) at Sandia...

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08.22.11
Gemini-Scout robot can scope out mining accidents, may save lives (video)
08.22.11

Gemini-Scout robot can scope out mining accidents, may save lives (video)

We've seen robots capable of entering hazardous nuclear plants and dangerous buildings, but eng...

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12.12.10
World's smallest battery uses a single nanowire, plant-eating virus could improve Li-ion cells tenfold
12.12.10

World's smallest battery uses a single nanowire, plant-eating virus could improve Li-ion cells tenfold

When it comes to building better batteries, building electrodes with greater surface area is key, a...

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12.09.10
Carbon nanotubes run into magical polymer, become 'tougher than Kevlar'
12.09.10

Carbon nanotubes run into magical polymer, become 'tougher than Kevlar'

Much like graphene, carbon nanotubes seem to be hitting on all cylinders in the lab. Of course, we c...

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09.15.09
Video: Precision Urban Hopper leaps over fences, makes enemies cringe
09.15.09

Video: Precision Urban Hopper leaps over fences, makes enemies cringe

It's only been a few months since we heard from the whiz kids over at Boston Dynamics, and honestly...

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