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03.17.14
MIT's bionic plants could be used as energy factories and sensors
03.17.14

MIT's bionic plants could be used as energy factories and sensors

In many ways, plants are ideal technology hosts -- they're outdoor-friendly, self-healing and poll...

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09.25.13
Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills
09.25.13

Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon may be forgotten to many, but remnants of its destruction still remain...

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09.13.12
New 'nano-code' could help fight banknote forgery by embedding invisible QR-style ciphers
09.13.12

New 'nano-code' could help fight banknote forgery by embedding invisible QR-style ciphers

We've all seen (and probably used) QR codes at some point. And, handy as they are for quick linkin...

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04.17.12
Another reason to buy gold: nanoparticles help to kill brain tumors
04.17.12

Another reason to buy gold: nanoparticles help to kill brain tumors

Stanford scientists have used lab-made gold nanoparticles to highlight malignant tissue in the bra...

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03.24.11
University of Twente's new lens reveals the sub-100nm level with visible light
03.24.11

University of Twente's new lens reveals the sub-100nm level with visible light

Small is beautiful, but only when you can see it. Specifically, we're talking about nanostructures...

By R. Lai,   03.24.11
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