US researchers advance artificial photosynthesis
US researchers advance artificial photosynthesis

US researchers have created a hybrid system of semiconducting nanowires and bacteria to mimic the natural photosynthetic process, an advancement they believe could be a potentially game-changing breakthrough.

Beaver enamel holds clues to treating human tooth decay

 Beavers have protection against tooth decay built into the chemical structure of their teeth, according to a new study that could lead to improved treatments for human tooth decay.

Nanowires to combat cell damage, ageing in humans

Nanowires made of vanadia can reduce cell damage in the human body, researchers from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore have found.

Indian-origin scientist researching on new Robotics technology

An Indian-origin scientist in the UK has bagged a 1.07 million pounds funding grant to work on a pioneering technology of creating an ultra-flexible tactile skin for robotics and prosthetics.

Cyborgs one step closer to reality!

Scientists have created a new coating that makes nanoelectronics much more stable in conditions mimicking those in the human body, bringing the development of cyborgs closer to reality.

Soon, bendable and fully foldable cell phones, TVs

Scientists have developed a new stretchable and transparent electrical conductor, paving way for fully foldable cell phones and TVs that can be rolled and carried.

Nanowires could pave way for more efficient solar cells

Researchers from Lund University say it really is possible to use nanowires to manufacture more efficient and cheaper solar cells.

Now, artificial skin made of nanowires

A touch-sensitive artificial skin would help overcome a key challenge in robotics.

Now, artificial skin made of nanowires

A touch-sensitive artificial skin would help overcome a key challenge in robotics.