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Möbius strips of light
2015-01-30 13:21:38

Many schoolchildren are taught how to quickly and easily create a Mobius strip: Take a strip of paper, twist it once and join up the ends. This unique one-sided, three-dimensional shape rarely appears in nature, but a new study in the journal Science has found that it does appear in the polarization of an extremely short beam of laser light.

2015-01-29 23:05:11

BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, Nanotechnology: A Realistic Market Assessment, that the global market

2015-01-29 16:24:17

Advanced Graphene Materials and Technology Solutions DAYTON, Ohio, Jan.

artificial medical implant
2015-01-20 15:27:37

Pacemakers and other artificial medical implants can often cause medical complications by triggering the body’s natural defenses, but researchers at ETH Zurich have found a way to make these implants more biocompatible by coating them with fabricated cellulose-sheaths.

2015-01-20 12:34:04

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyvex Technologies today announces a new product family called ZNT (Zyvex Nanotube Technology).

2015-01-17 00:20:27

DALLAS, January 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com adds The Global Nanocellulose Market: Market prospects, applications, companies and research industry report

rice-sized laser
2015-01-16 12:26:10

While investigating the use of semiconductor material fragments as components for quantum computing, Princeton University researchers developed a laser the size of a grain of rice.

gold
2015-01-16 09:35:04

While people don't have the benefit of knowing when they’re going to have a heart attack, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering professors are working on the next best thing – a test strip with the potential for early detection in some cases.

2015-01-15 00:21:10

DALLAS, January 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Graphene Electronics Market by Materials (PV, Electronics), Devices (Super capacitors, Transistors, Spintronics,


Word of the Day
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  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.