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Soon, ‘smart’ shades to help you fight blinding glare from the sun

No matter how expensive your sunglasses may be, it fails to protect you from the sun’s blinding glare Continue reading “Soon, ‘smart’ shades to help you fight blinding glare from the sun” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, July 6th, 2011
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‘Cling-film’ method to make cheaper, efficient polymer solar panels

Scientists from the Universities of Sheffield and Cambridge have shown that very simple and inexpensive manufacturing methods in which flexible layers Continue reading “‘Cling-film’ method to make cheaper, More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, July 6th, 2011
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Scientists harnessing sun’s energy to produce clean fuel!

In a bid to solve the world’s looming energy crisis, researchers are now working on harnessing the energy of the sun to make clean fuel Continue reading “Scientists harnessing sun’s energy to produce clean More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
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Colour spectrum breakthrough helps see things faster in 3D at the nanoscale

Researchers can now see objects more precisely and faster at the nanoscale Continue reading “Colour spectrum breakthrough helps see things faster in 3D at the nanoscale” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 26th, 2011
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Now, a solar plant that gives power even at night!

A new power plant developed by Torresol Energy in Spain has claimed to offer a reliable 24-hour solution to solar energy Continue reading “Now, a solar plant that gives power even at night!” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 13th, 2011
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Solar cells more efficient than plants for harvesting sun’s energy

A new study has suggested that as far as harvesting sun’s energy is concerned- solar cells beat plants Continue reading “Solar cells more efficient than plants for harvesting sun’s energy” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, May 2nd, 2011
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Laser beaming a hair can reveal breakfast details

A new laser can tell what you had for breakfast by beaming on one of your hairs, a study says. Continue reading “Laser beaming a hair can reveal breakfast details” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
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World”s first electronic specs to make tedious bifocals history!

If you”re one of the many who rely on bifocal lenses, you may soon get a new view of life this summer Continue reading “World”s first electronic specs to make tedious bifocals history!” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, April 20th, 2011
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Miniature invisibility ”carpet cloak” shows promise for the optical world

Scientists have developed invisibility “carpet cloaks” using metamaterials – artificial materials engineered to have optical properties not found in nature Continue reading “Miniature invisibility More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, March 30th, 2011
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Indian-origin scientist makes first perovskite-based superlens for infrared

Superlenses were previously made from elaborate artificial constructs known as metamaterials, which are difficult to be fabricated and tend to absorb a relatively high percentage of photons that would otherwise More...