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A Laser-powered Upgrade To Radiotherapy Cancer Treatment

Posted in Hardware, Medicine, Science on 26th Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

A new research venture pairs cutting-edge particle accelerator science and radiation therapy.

Study Shows The Need To Improve How Scientists Approach Early-stage Cancer Research

Posted in Medicine, Science on 26th Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

It's important to get preclinical findings right. When they are wrong, scientists waste resources pursuing false leads. Worse, false findings can trigger clinical studies with humans.

Sfera Technologies Startup Interview

Posted in Hardware, Interviews, Science on 4th Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

Sfera Technologies is a startup to enable satellite data to get back to Earth and be used as soon as it's needed.

Hydrogel Sucks Litres Of Drinking Water A Day Out Of Thin Air

Posted in Featured, Hardware, Science on 3rd Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

These zwitterionic hydrogels could be very useful in providing drinking water to developing and drought-stricken regions.

Drug-delivering Contact Lens Approved For Use In The US

Posted in Medicine, Science on 3rd Mar, 2022
by Alex Muller

The contact lens is loaded with 19 micrograms of the common antihistamine ketotifen. This built-in allergy medication is slowly released, beginning to act on itchy eyes within minutes, and is said to offer long-lasting relief for up to 12 hours.