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2011-08-30 15:12:26

Efforts to build larger wind turbines able to capture more energy from the air are stymied by the weight of blades.

2011-08-10 09:10:00

National experts, led by Case Western Reserve University researcher, wins federal grant CLEVELAND, Aug.

2011-08-03 19:34:30

DNA, a molecule famous for storing the genetic blueprints for all living things, can do other things as well. In a new paper,* researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) describe how tailored single strands of DNA can be used to purify the highly desired "armchair" form of carbon nanotubes.

2011-08-02 00:00:30

The Elsevier journal Reinforced Plastics reported that Zyvex Technologies’ Piranha, a 54 ft unmanned boat built using carbon nanotube strengthened prepreg, has completed sea trials which demonstrate record fuel efficiency.

2011-07-26 21:10:15

Penn researchers have helped develop a nanotech device that combines carbon nanotubes with olfactory receptor proteins, the cell components in the nose that detect odors.

2011-07-25 15:30:00

GLEN ALLEN, Va., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets has released its latest report on the transparent conductor market.

2011-07-20 13:03:22

Terahertz radiation can penetrate numerous materials—plastic, clothing, paper and some biological tissues—making it an attractive candidate for applications such as concealed weapons detection, package inspection and imaging skin tumors.

2011-07-19 14:33:19

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have developed a new method to harvest energy from flowing water.

2011-07-18 14:28:55

Which is better, a quick vertical jab on the buttock or the delicately soft entry of a blood sample?


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inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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