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Scientists have developed a new micro-electronics technology that allows an "electronic tattoo" to monitor the vital signs of hospital patients, representing a radical improvement over existing medical monitoring equipment.
There may be a few atheists in foxholes, but a new study suggests that in societies under stress, those who are religious outnumber â€“ and are happier than â€“ their nonreligious counterparts.
Whatever does not kill a plant may actually make it stronger.
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.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has been awarded $18 million to help create a new generation of linkages among high-performance computers and research facilities across the nation.
In an advance that could open new avenues for solar cells, lasers, metamaterials and more, researchers at the University of Illinois have demonstrated the first optoelectronically active 3-D photonic crystal.
An engineering method used in the optimization of spaceships and airplanes may guarantee the full recovery of patients suffering from craniofacial injury.
Researchers at the University of Illinois have become the first to record an airglow signature in the upper atmosphere produced by a tsunami using a camera system based in Maui, Hawaii.
In 1943, American psychologist Abraham Maslow proposed that all humans seek to fulfill a hierarchy of needs, which he represented with a pyramid.
Researchers have identified a protein long known to regulate gene expression as a potent suppressor of breast cancer growth.
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