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Sep 12, 2017
52 million year old ankle fossil shows early primates were built for leapingOur prehuman ancestors were high-flying acrobats as they mastered the task of leaping through the trees, a 52-million-year-old ankle fossil suggests.
Aug 08, 2017
Scientists develop Pac-Man like microbot that can capture and transport single cellsScientists have developed a Pac-Man like magnetic microbot that can capture and transport individual living cells, this may help treat cancer cells.
Jul 10, 2017
Indian-American develops low-cost handheld device for cervical cancer screeningIndian-American professor and her team have developed a new handheld, low-cost device that will soon check cervical cancer without using a painful speculum
Jun 27, 2017
Pollution is reducing the efficiency of solar panels in some parts of the world, including India: StudyThe research also showed that the efficiency of solar panels jumped by 50 percent every time they were cleaned.
Jun 16, 2017
US engineers develop printed sensor that measures the thickness of tyres in real-timeThe printed sensor technology relies on the mechanics of how electric fields interact with metallic conductors.
Sep 15, 2016
US government inaction is hampering economic growth, says Harvard reportAs the U.S. economy enters its eighth year of its recovery from the Great Recession, one major factor is slowing its growth: Government gridlock.
Aug 04, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: How Team USA’s fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad 'trumps' racism with a hijabAmidst the ugly atmosphere of anti-Islamic sentiments in USA, fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad is piercing through stereotypes and Olympic history by becoming the first American athlete to compete at the Olympics wearing a hijab.
Mar 06, 2016
Scientists develop mind-controlled robotic wheelchairUS scientists have developed a machine that enables people to navigate a robotic wheelchair through their thoughts.
Mar 06, 2016
Scientists develop mind-controlled wheelchairUS scientists have developed a machine that enables people to navigate a robotic wheelchair through their thoughts.
Aug 15, 2015
Smart sensor developed by Duke University, lets your smartphone hear in noisy partiesThe sensor developed by Duke engineers can determine the direction of a sound and extract it from the surrounding background noise.