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Supercomputing aids scientists in developing a novel technique to reduce jet noise.
The increasing complexity of multi-invention technologies such as laptops and smartphones raises serious challenges for firms looking to cash in with the "next big thing," and points to a need for businesses to integrate their patent and business strategies.
Water significant limiting factor in growing crops like switchgrass.
A new physics-based theory could give researchers a deeper understanding of the unusual, slow dynamics of liquids composed of large polymers.
Scientists found that future levels of ground-level ozone could reduce soybean yields by an average 23 percent.
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.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.