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Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Now, unbeatable robot that wins every hand of ‘Scissors, Paper, Stone’

Scientists have designed a robotic hand that beats people at ‘Scissors, Paper, Stone’ every single time  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Over half of inhaled diesel soot gets deposited in lungs

Soot particles contained in the exhaust from diesel-fuelled vehicles, wood fires and coal-driven power stations is not only a scourge for the climate but also for human health  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Microscopic diamonds in detergents help remove stains more effectively

Adding small amounts of nanodiamonds ? pieces of carbon less than a ten-thousandth of the diameter of a human hair  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

New device to produce energy from sea waves

Researchers from the University of Beira Interior in Portugal have designed and simulated a new energy conversion device that can convert sea wave motion into electrical energy  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Its official! `Doubly magic` Tin-100 has fastest beta decay of all atomic nuclei

According to the shell model of nuclear physics, 50 is a “magic number” that gives rise to special properties  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

NASA’s WMAP satellite finds no evidence of`knots` in space

Theories of the primordial Universe predict the existence of knots in the fabric of space – known as cosmic textures  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Magnetic fields decelerate stars

The existence of a magnetic effect that could explain why solar-like stars spin very slowly at the end of their lifetime has been proved  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

ESO set to build world’s biggest telescope

The ESO Council has approved the start of the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) Programme — the world’s biggest eye on the sky – at its meeting in Garching, Germany  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, March 10th, 2012

China builds nuclear waste processor

A company has started building the first China-made reactor to process radioactive nuclear  More...

Illustration of a proton-proton collision which might have produced a Higgs particle, recorded at the ATLAS detector. Shortly after its emergence, the Higgs boson converts into four particles, which can be found in the detector. (ill.: ATLAS Experiment)
By BioNews On Friday, January 6th, 2012

First hint of the Higgs boson particle

Particle physicists at Mainz University are excited: 50 years after its prediction, the Higgs boson gradually takes shape  More...