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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.

27 May 2016

A new generation of "optical" clock promises to make time-keeping even more accurate.

06 May 2016

Nanobots (really small robots) sound like science fiction, but Cambridge researchers have brought them one step closer...

10 March 2016

Bacteria that can degrade PET, one of the most commonly used forms of plastic, have been identified by Japanese...

04 March 2016

A soft robotic skin sensitive to touch and deformation, and with the ability to change colour like an octopus, has been...

04 March 2016

A wireless electrode device that beams brainwaves out of the head has enabled monkeys to manoeuvre wheelchairs using...

03 March 2016

The first step towards a space-based gravitational wave telescope has been tested successfully by the European Space...

19 February 2016

A 3d printer capable of building organs and tissues by printing complex arrangements of cells has been unveiled by US...

27 November 2015

Researchers find compulsive sexual behaviour, more commonly known as sex addiction, is driven by the huge novelty...

26 November 2015

A new technique that uses ultrasound waves has enabled French scientists to see some of the smallest structures in the...

30 October 2015

A system that uses sound waves to manipulate objects in mid air, and even inside the body, has been developed by...

16 October 2015

A brain scanning technique that can find the source of an epilepsy patient's fits has been unveiled by scientists...

08 October 2015

A new material has been created that can delay the development of ice, even at temperatures down to 6°C below freezing.

01 October 2015

A new magnetic material, called Galfenol, could alert car passengers to an impact up to a thousand times faster.