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Solar power goes viral for peak efficiency

April 26th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) Scientists are now taking the help of genetically modified (GM) virus to substantially improve solar-cell efficiency.In a solar cell, sunlight hits a light-harvesting material, causing it ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Scientists use nanomaterials to grow ‘flying carpets’ and ‘nano kites’

July 30th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Scientists at Rice University are using nanomaterials to grow 'flying carpets' and 'nano kites'.Led by Rice University chemist Bob Hauge, the team describes a method for making "odako," ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

”Smart” fabric would glow to warn its wearer of allergens

December 4th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Michigan are developing a ''smart'' fabric that could warn its wearer of allergens, by glowing in response. According to a report in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Scientists develop nano vehicle out of single molecule

April 11th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
London, April 11 (ANI): Scientists in Barcelona have used nanotechnology to develop for the first time a micro vehicle made out of a single molecule, that traveled about 500 millionths of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Study of drug that may prevent radiation injury underway

January 28th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): Scientists at Rice University have instigated a study funded by Department of Defense to determine the efficiency of a new drug based on carbon nanotubes, in preventing people ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |