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10th June 2019

International research project making drug development safer

Recent scientific advances have made it possible to accelerate the discovery and development of specific biomarkers for complex chronic diseases.

10th June 2019

Ice-proof coating for big structures relies on mechanics

The new coatings solve the problem by introducing a second strategy: low interfacial toughness, abbreviated LIT.

10th June 2019

Researchers develop sharp solution for waste glass

A new process turning waste glass into every day products could save tens of millions of tonnes of glass from going to landfill every year.

10th June 2019

Colorful solution to a chemical industry bottleneck

A graphene-oxide membrane design inspired by nature swiftly separates solvent molecules.

10th June 2019

Goldilocks thinking to cut cost of fuel cells in electric vehicles

Fuel cells convert hydrogen, combined with some oxygen, into electricity through a so-called oxygen-reduction reaction that an electrocatalyst starts.

10th June 2019

First scalable graphene yarns for wearable textiles produced

Smart wearable textiles have experienced a renaissance in recent years through the innovation and miniaturisation and wireless revolution.

7th May 2019

How quantity of added water affects viscosity of magma

These findings may inform models of magmatic properties and movement.

7th May 2019

New material developed is a biomedical breakthrough

The warmth of the patient's body is all that is required to trigger its shape change.

7th May 2019

Researchers engineer a tougher fiber

Fibers made up of a gallium metal core surrounded by an elastic polymer sheath.

7th May 2019

New technology offers petrochemical waste solution

The ability to recover raw materials has also been demonstrated to be lucrative for the producer of the materials.