Better solar cells, better LED light and vast optical possibilities

Changes at the atom level in nanowires offer vast possibilities for improvement of solar cells and LED light. NTNU-researchers have discovered that by tuning a small strain on single nanowires they ca…
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One of the last strongholds for Western chimpanzees

Liberia is home to the second largest chimpanzee population in West Africa
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In latest generation of tiny biosensors, size isn’t everything: UCLA researchers overturn conventional wisdom on nanowire-based diagnostic devices

When it comes to nanomedicine, smaller is — surprisingly — not always better.

UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science researchers have determined that the diminutive size of na…
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People are still moving as much – but it takes them longer

24.03.14 – In the cantons of Geneva and Vaud, people are using their cars less often and their overall travel time is increasing. More than half the trips are for leisure activities and shopping.

Policies encouraging public transportation and foot

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A cancer protein’s journey to cell membrane

KRas moves between various membranes within the cell, so that it is available in a sufficient quantity at its actual destination
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