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23 November 2017

New hair-thin brain probe could revolutionise how we record brain activity

16 November 2017

Every step you take, every click you make, someone's watching you...

20 September 2017

When you hear the word robots, you probably think of giant metal creatures moving awkwardly around the room — or...

25 August 2017

Our hairy insides protect us from the full force of fluids racing through our bodies and may inspire future robotic...

20 July 2017

Modern-day chemical engineers have built better batteries equipped with molecular pulleys...

29 June 2017

A new technique to see inside tissues in three dimensions, so doctors can make better and much faster diagnoses during...

26 April 2017

Cells controlled remotely by a smartphone app can release insulin into the bloodstream to regulate glucose levels in...

03 March 2017

Researchers have found that the brain activity in someone listening to a story bears similarity to the person telling...

03 March 2017

The world is generating data at a rate that is rising exponentially. In fact, the human population has produced more...

09 February 2017

A tiny sensor capable of transmitting information from inside the body and powered by stomach acid has been unveiled by...

26 January 2017

A computer programme, designed to teach itself, can spot skin cancers as successfully as a panel of trained skin...

19 January 2017

Researchers have resorted to robotics to help the 40 million people affected worldwide by heart failure.

03 December 2016

Prostate cancer is diagnosed in more than a million men every year, and the rates have more than doubled in recent...

03 November 2016

Plants that use nanoparticles to pick up the presence of pollution, or even explosives, have been engineered by...

14 October 2016

An electronic implant has enabled a spinal injury patient to experience sensations from his hand for the first time...

27 September 2016

Sonic holograms that shape sound waves into complex patterns to manipulate tiny objects, have been developed by...

16 September 2016

A new concept in energy storage based on water and capable of soaking up power from solar cells has been developed by...

16 September 2016

Using brain implants, a pair of monkeys have reproduced some of Shakespeare's work to break a speed record for...

26 August 2016

Rigid robots step aside — the octopus-shaped soft equivalent, “octobot” is wiggling around.

25 July 2016

Speedy chewing robot munches on paleodiet to evaluate tooth wear rate.

20 July 2016

A technique for storing data using individual atoms has been announced by scientists in the Netherlands...

10 June 2016

A new coating, illuminated by a low-cost infrared laser, can produce powerful beams of warm white light.