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01.31.12
Biomask project could regrow burn victims' faces
01.31.12

Biomask project could regrow burn victims' faces

We know it's cliche to say something sounds like science fiction, but this is seriously one of the...

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11.16.11
Researchers increase charging capacity, speed of lithium ion batteries by a factor of ten
11.16.11

Researchers increase charging capacity, speed of lithium ion batteries by a factor of ten

It's not every day that we get to write about advancements in battery technology -- much less one as...

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03.13.11
Northwestern University researchers route photon qubit, make quantum internet possible
03.13.11

Northwestern University researchers route photon qubit, make quantum internet possible

Big brains across the globe continue to unlock the secrets of the qubit and harness it for myriad u...

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01.19.11
Northwestern University's curvilinear 'eyeball camera' is squishy, just like yours
01.19.11

Northwestern University's curvilinear 'eyeball camera' is squishy, just like yours

We've seen gooey lenses before, the Varioptic variety already having found a home in an honest to go...

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07.17.10
Sperm gene same as it was 600 million years ago, miraculously still in fashion
07.17.10

Sperm gene same as it was 600 million years ago, miraculously still in fashion

We've had a thing for sperm ever since Look Who's Talking broadened our appreciation for the reprod...

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06.04.08
Study secretly tracked 100,000 cellphone users' locations
06.04.08

Study secretly tracked 100,000 cellphone users' locations

Ask yourself this: Are you a statistic or a specific example? That's the question being raised in th...

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06.04.08
Study secretly tracked 100,000 cellphone users' locations
06.04.08

Study secretly tracked 100,000 cellphone users' locations

Ask yourself this: Are you a statistic or a specific example? That's the question being raised in th...

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12.23.06
Transparent transistors to power next generation of displays
12.23.06

Transparent transistors to power next generation of displays

We've been following this trend of making stuff invisible for some time now, and the short of it is...

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08.30.06
First quantum cryptographic data network demoed
08.30.06

First quantum cryptographic data network demoed

With so much sensitive data traveling among governmental agencies, financial institutions, and organ...

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