Researchers have developed a nanowire-based battery material that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times. To do this the researchers used gold coated nanowire highly conductive and thousands of times thinner than human hair. via rddit science htt
UCLA biologists slow aging, extend lifespan of fruit flies
Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat. Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an incredibly useful property that defies our current understanding of how conductors work.
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Meet the electric life forms that live on pure energy Unlike any other life on Earth, these extraordinary bacteria use energy in its purest form – they eat and breathe electrons – and they are everywhere
Throughout most of history, if you lost a limb, the replacement of choice was a wooden peg. But that all changed after a young soldier lost a leg in the Civil War and refused to take his injury lying down.
Turning and agricultural plant waste materials into plastic This could represent a low-carbon alternative to the petroleum-derived PET plastics commonly used to make bottles.