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06.30.13
University of Michigan activates antimatter 'gun,' cartoon supervillians twirl moustaches anew
06.30.13

University of Michigan activates antimatter 'gun,' cartoon supervillians twirl moustaches anew

At the University of Michigan, an international team of physicists has begun experimenting with its...

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05.23.13
3D-printed tracheal splint supports baby's airways, saves life
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3D-printed tracheal splint supports baby's airways, saves life

They say necessity is the mother of invention, and nowhere was it more necessary than in the case...

By N. Lee,   05.23.13
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04.11.13
University of Michigan's GapSense may help WiFi harmonize with wireless neighbors
04.11.13

University of Michigan's GapSense may help WiFi harmonize with wireless neighbors

WiFi is an unintentional bully in the wireless world: as it has to be powerful and respond quickly...

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02.06.13
Peacock feathers form basis for reflective displays, could bring color to e-readers soon
02.06.13

Peacock feathers form basis for reflective displays, could bring color to e-readers soon

Structural color -- that's engineer speak for a reflective display that mimics iridescence. And te...

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01.25.13
University of Michigan makes silicon from liquid metal, aims for low-cost chips
01.25.13

University of Michigan makes silicon from liquid metal, aims for low-cost chips

Forming silicon normally requires extreme temperatures of more than 2,000F, with the expensive ene...

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08.31.12
University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive houses over 3,000 different games, roughly 35 unique consoles (video)
08.31.12

University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive houses over 3,000 different games, roughly 35 unique consoles (video)

Systems such as the ColecoVision, TurboGrafx-16 and 3DO may have been ousted from most home entert...

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08.22.12
University of Michigan connects 3,000 cars for year-long safety pilot
08.22.12

University of Michigan connects 3,000 cars for year-long safety pilot

Road safety continues to be a major concern for both researchers and car makers alike. Yesterday s...

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08.05.12
Ford, GE and University of Michigan team up on sensor to track EV battery life, keep us on the road
08.05.12

Ford, GE and University of Michigan team up on sensor to track EV battery life, keep us on the road

Believe it or not, EV battery life is still something of a Pandora's Box, even for automakers: the...

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07.28.12
Alt-week 7.28.12: social mathematics, Pluto's moons and humans-on-a-chip
07.28.12

Alt-week 7.28.12: social mathematics, Pluto's moons and humans-on-a-chip

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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