Archive for the ' News ' Category

Will passenger drones take off?

February 17, 2017

Drone View

Drones carrying passengers may operate in Dubai later this year.

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Keeping cool

February 14, 2017

Rusted fan

A new plastic material might help cool our buildings and cities.

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Drone pollinators?

February 13, 2017

Bee pollinated!

As bee populations decline, researchers have developed a robotic alternative.

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Hunting for rogue planets

February 10, 2017

Milky Way galaxy

A hundred billion planets may roam the Milky Way.

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Gene cure for deaf mice

February 7, 2017

Mouse

A new gene therapy has reversed deafness in mice.

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Teaching your cells to fight cancer

February 3, 2017

Cell culture

A patient's own cells could be made to deliver anti-cancer drugs.

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One small step for computing

February 2, 2017

Close-up of an electronic control unit

Scientists plan to build a massive quantum computer.

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Cloned cows resist TB

February 1, 2017

Cattle

Scientists have made cloned cows with a higher resistance to tuberculosis.

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Malaria drug resistance

January 31, 2017

Mosquito

Drugs normally used to treat malaria failed to cure four people recently treated in the UK.

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Fighting fake news

January 24, 2017

News

A psychological experiment may lead to a 'vaccine' against fake news.

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