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Robotic System Plots Space Then Moves Arm Safely Through It
Obstacles no obstacle
Device Could Harvest Wasted Energy From Wi-Fi, Satellite Signals
It converts stray microwaves into electricity.
“Twitching” Material Dislodges Bacteria From Ship Hulls
Surface changes in the paint-like material can reduce biofilm buildup.
Rough Sketch: The Camera That Takes Photos 100 Times Bigger Than the Average Point-and-Shoot
“Our Aware-2 camera combines 98 small cameras with a spherical lens to take black-and-white gigapixel photographs. It set the record … Continued
Limitless, Cheap Chips Made Out of DNA Could Replace Silicon
Silicon chips are on the way out, at least if Duke University engineer Chris Dwyer has his way. The professor … Continued
Patch Uses Stem Cells To Plug Holes in The Heart
They say only time heals a broken heart, but Duke University researchers think they can do better. Using embryonic stem … Continued
The Science Behind Unseen Phenomena
Ghosts, poltergeists, and telepathy, oh my! Can these phenomena be explained by science? A group of researchers at the Duke Parapsychology Laboratory believed so and strove to explain the unexplainable....
Duke University Says iPhones Might be Jamming Network
Let’s hope this isn’t another false accusation, delivered before the verdict is in. A Duke University spokesman says the college … Continued
Update: The World’s First Invisibility Cloak
In our October issue, we reported on the theoretical and practical work being done to make the fantasy of invisibility … Continued
Who Made You Fat? Yer Mama
With about 60 percent of Americans officially fat, there’s plenty of blame to go around. Scientists at Duke University have … Continued