Monash develops world’s most efficient lithium-sulfur battery
Monash University researchers have developed the world's most efficient lithium-sulphur battery, capable of powering a smartphone for five continuous days.
3 Jan 2020 ⋅ Science Advances
Stanford researchers build a particle accelerator that fits on a chip
Just as desktop PCs acquired some of the functions performed by room-sized mainframes, a Stanford team has prototyped a silicon chip that packs some of the punch delivered by ginormous particle accelerators.
2 Jan 2020 ⋅ Science
In leap for quantum computing, silicon quantum bits establish a long-distance relationship
Princeton scientists demonstrate that two silicon quantum bits can communicate across relatively long distances in a turning point for the technology.
25 Dec 2019 ⋅ Nature
A soft robotic insect that survives being flattened by a fly swatter
Researchers at EPFL's School of Engineering have developed a soft robotic insect, propelled at 3 cm per second by artificial muscles.
18 Dec 2019 ⋅ Science Robotics
Researchers make robots from self-folding kirigami materials
Kirigami is an art form in which a single piece of paper is cut and folded to create new shapes and structures.
16 Dec 2019 ⋅ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Imec, TNO and Cartamundi develop flexible tags that communicate with standard touch screens
Breakthrough IoT technology for IoT applications featured on cover of Nature Electronics.
16 Dec 2019 ⋅ Nature Electronics
KAUST’s plastic biosensor finds sweet success
An electronic biosensor powered using the glucose in bodily fluids has been developed by KAUST researchers.
16 Dec 2019 ⋅ Nature Materials
New tech allows Western neuroscientists to study virtual reality through sound
New technology at Western University will allow neuroscientists and audiologists to investigate simulated spaces through sound.
13 Dec 2019 ⋅
A self-cleaning surface that repels even the deadliest superbugs
Researchers create the ultimate non-stick coating, with medical settings and food industry in mind.
13 Dec 2019 ⋅ ACS Nano