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Liquid-in-liquid Printing Method Could Put 3D-printed Organs In Reach

Posted in Medicine on 5th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Complex 3D-printed tissues made by including living cells in the ink could soon be within our grasp.

Infrared Solar Cells Will Boost Solar Power By Up To 25% And Eventually Double

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Invisible infrared light accounts for half of all solar radiation on the Earth’s surface, yet ordinary solar energy systems have limited ability in converting it to power.

Race To Be The Fourth Country To Successfully Land On The Moon

Posted in Science on 3rd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

The USA, Russia and China have successfully landed people or robotic missions on the moon and India and Israel have recently tried and failed.

Apple Reports Record Q4 2019 Revenue Of $64 Billion, Aided By Services

Posted in Business on 2nd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Apple announced its fourth quarter 2019 results, top-lined by revenues of $64 billion, slightly higher than the year-ago quarter: Services revenue grew sharply, while earnings from both iPhones and Macs fell somewhat below last year’s levels.

Blood Vessels Incorporated Into 3D-printed Living Skin

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

It certainly would be great if instead of having to be harvested from a patient's own body, permanent skin grafts could be 3D-printed as needed. Well, we may be getting a little closer to that point, as scientists have now bioprinted living skin complete with blood vessels.

NASA's TESS Exoplanet Mission Widens Its Search To Include Alien Life

Posted in Science on 25th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

“We’re looking forward to working together as we try to answer one of the most profound questions about our place in the Universe: Are we alone?”

Millions Must Get Solar And Batteries Or Live Without Utility Power

Posted in Business on 25th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

The forest mismanagement means that many communities and houses are at risk of being burned. The electrical grid and growth around power lines has been poorly maintained for decades.

SpaceX Wants Unmanned Starship On The Moon In 2022 And Manned In 2024

Posted in Business, Science on 23rd Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Moon landing by 2024?

Pre-Cooler For Hypersonic Spaceplane Cools From 1,000°C In Less Than 0.05 Seconds

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

“This is a major moment in the development of a breakthrough aerospace technology which has seen Reaction Engines’ precooler tested at Mach 5 airflow temperature conditions, smashing through previous achievements at Mach 3.3 temperatures and paving the way for hypersonic flight."

Scientists Found New Antibiotic Molecules, Right In The Human Microbiome

Posted in Medicine on 21st Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

We’re looking at “an unprecedented resource for drug discovery from within the human body,”

Lack Of Key Placental Hormone Linked To Autism Development

Posted in Medicine on 21st Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

A new study suggests lowered levels of a pregnancy hormone can increase the thickness of these myelin sheaths, and increase a child's risk of developing autism.

How Sounds Can Help You Solve Problems In Your Sleep

Posted in Science on 19th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

55 percent more puzzles were solved if the subject had its corresponding sound played overnight while they slept.