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Ultrafast lasers make mini X-ray device possible


June 8th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) Researchers have generated the first laser-like beams of X-rays from a tabletop device that is likely to revolutionise developments in medicine, biology and nanotechnology. For half ... Read more...

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Legs - vital clues in heart failure


November 1st, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Doctors tend to treat heart muscles when the organ reels under an attack, overlooking the condition of the legs, which could provide vital clues in treating ... Read more...

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Growing nanolasers on silicon paves way for on-chip photonics


February 7th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Engineers at the University of California, Berkeley, have developed a way to grow nanolasers directly onto a silicon surface paving way to faster, more efficient microprocessors in the ... Read more...

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Breath test to tell when the fat starts to burn off


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) A breathalyser to reveal how much fat you burn off at the gym is being developed by scientists. Exercise machines currently estimate when people enter the "fat ... Read more...

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Now, a breath test that tells you when fat starts to burn off in gym


January 23rd, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): British scientists have developed a breathalyser that tells how much fat you are burning off at the gym.The device is being built to pinpoint the moment when a ... Read more...

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Rapid diagnostic test for common type of pneumonia developed


December 16th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): A technique that can diagnose a common type of pneumonia within minutes, potentially replacing existing tests that can take several days for results, has been developed by University ... Read more...

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Researchers create novel, self-healing autonomous material


December 8th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): It's not uncommon for us to see self-healing robots like 'Terminator' but only in movies. Now, researchers at Arizona State University have created a material that exhibits self-healing ... Read more...

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Satellites harnessing solar winds can meet world’s energy needs100bn times over


September 25th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): Bid adieu to wind power or conventional solar power, for scientists have suggested that the world's energy needs could be met 100 billion times over using a satellite ... Read more...

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New laser can hide aircrafts and dodge missiles


September 17th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): A new infrared laser defense system for aircraft could blind heat-sensitive missiles, hence helping pilots to evade missiles and escape.The new system, roughly the size of a DVD ... Read more...

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Now, laser would make heartbeat faster


August 16th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): A new research has shown that an infrared laser can make a heart beat faster, which may help in understanding reasons for congenital defects.Case Western Reserve University and ... Read more...

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Scientists unveil new method to heat water in ‘nano bathtubs’


July 31st, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Scientists at the US Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics (JILA) have demonstrated the use of infrared laser light to quickly and precisely heat the water in "nano bathtubs" ... Read more...

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MIT researchers develop ‘invisible’ computer mouse


July 10th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Researchers at MIT have developed a method to let users click and scroll - without an actual mouse.Cup your palm, move it around on a table and a ... Read more...

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Soon, you’ll be able to surf the web at the speed of light!


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a new infrared laser made from germanium that operates at room temperature, which has made light-speed computing come ... Read more...

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Lasers to beam solar energy collected in space to Earth


January 24th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): Space engineers plan to put satellites into orbit that can collect large amounts of energy from the sun and convert it into a infrared laser beam transmitted back ... Read more...

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Award-winning laser-powered robotic climber paves way for ’space elevator’


November 7th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 7 (ANI): A laser-powered robotic climber has won 900,000 dollars NASA prize in a competition designed to spur technology for a future elevator to space.Building a space elevator would require ... Read more...

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Physicists observe magnetism in gas for the first time


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, October 3 (ANI): An international team of physicists has for the first time observed magnetic behaviour in an atomic gas, addressing a decades-old debate as to whether it is possible for ... Read more...

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‘Time telescope’ could boost up long-distance communications


September 29th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 29 (ANI): If scientists have their way, then a "telescope" that can magnify time could soon dramatically increase the amount of data that can be sent through fibre optic cables, ... Read more...

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Nanoparticle-laser combo may help deliver drugs into cancer cells


September 11th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): Researchers at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) have developed a new way to deliver drugs into cancer cells by exposing them briefly to nanoparticles and lasers.Norbert Reich, ... Read more...

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Laser tests may soon replace dentist’s dreaded drill


August 31st, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): The dentist's dreaded drill may soon be a thing of past, thanks to the laser tests University of Sydney scientists have developed to identify weaknesses in dental enamel.Currently, ... Read more...

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Light therapy may help treat Parkinson’s disease


June 23rd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A new study from the University of Virginia Health System has shown that low level light therapy (LLLT) could help treat patients with Parkinson's disease.The in vitro study, ... Read more...

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Novel way to detect melamine in baby formula found


May 1st, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 01 (ANI): A researcher at Purdue University has found a novel way to detect trace amounts of melamine in infant formula.With the help of infrared lasers and light spectroscopy methods, ... Read more...

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Truck-mounted laser shoots down unmanned aerial vehicle


January 28th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Aerospace firm Boeing has reported that their prototype truck-mounted laser has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at a missile range in New Mexico, US.According to ... Read more...

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Soon, weapons that can inflict pain beams on criminals


December 25th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): Futuristic weapons that inflict pain from a distance using beams of laser light are soon going to become a part of reality, thanks to the US Department ... Read more...

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Next Gen lasers and photovoltaics come closer to reality


November 14th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A team of American researchers has moved a step closer to realising much advanced technology for satellite communications and solar power generation by finding a way to ... Read more...

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UAE firm develops robot that can talk


June 12th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 12 (IANS) A United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based company has unveiled a new generation humanoid robot that can converse with humans. Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander ... Read more...

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Physicists develop worlds most accurate atomic clock


February 15th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Physicists have developed a new atomic clock that surpasses previous records for accuracy of current U.S. time standard, making it the worlds most accurate atomic clock.Developed by physicists ... Read more...

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Crab shell bio-film makes surgery sans scars a reality


December 22nd, 2007 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): Surgical stitches could soon become a relic of medical history, for scientists have developed a thin polymer bio-film that seals surgical wounds.Scientists at the University of New South ... Read more...

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Researchers make breakthrough in malaria detection


December 20th, 2007 - 8:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Researchers at the McGill University have made a breakthrough in the fight against malaria, by developing a new technique that uses lasers and non-linear optical effects to detect ... Read more...

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New laser scanner to provide 3D view inside tumours


December 16th, 2007 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new laser scanner that can give 3D view of the deformed blood vessels inside tumours.This scanner could prove beneficial to doctors in determining the ... Read more...

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