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2013-12-18 15:12:56

A novel method developed by researchers from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Jacobs University Bremen enables manufacturing of polymer layers with tailor-made properties and multiple functions: A stable porous gel (SURGEL) for biological and medical applications is obtained from a metal-organic framework (SURMOF) grown up on a substrate.

Artificial Cartilage Closest Yet To Real Thing
2013-12-14 07:39:07

A Duke research team has developed a better recipe for synthetic replacement cartilage in joints.

2013-11-26 15:36:55

When a chair leg breaks or a cell phone shatters, either must be repaired or replaced.

2013-11-25 23:02:25

Thermablok, an aerogel insulation product derived from NASA’s aerogel technology is included as a NASA technology spinoff product in the popular Space Shuttle Enterprise exhibit at the Intrepid

2013-11-21 11:41:24

Bisphosphonates are a group of compounds that have become well-known and are extensively used as drugs for treating bone-related diseases, such as osteoporosis.

Clay May Have Been Cradle Of Life
2013-11-08 11:08:34

Often viewed as an apparently infertile blend of various minerals, clay might have actually been the birthplace of life on Earth, say Cornell researchers.


Word of the Day
whirret
  • To give a box on the ear to.
The word 'whirret' may be onomatopoeic.