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New approach optimizes use of future wave electricity generators during disaster

When hurricanes strike, electricity loss ranks as one of the top concerns. New work looks to develop a strategy...

Jun 4 · 14 sec read >

Dowsing for electric fields in liquid crystals

Nematic liquid crystals can be oriented in a curious way termed the ‘dowser texture’, which is sensitive to external...

Jun 4 · 9 sec read >

Separation anxiety no more: A faster technique to purify elements

Researchers have developed a new chemical separation method that is vastly more efficient than conventional processes, opening the door...

Jun 4 · 9 sec read >

Enabling transportation agencies to automate traffic monitoring

Scientists announce the release of ActiveVision, a machine vision tool that transportation agencies can use to autonomously detect and...

Jun 4 · 13 sec read >

New process to rinse heavy metals from soils

Poisonous heavy metals contaminating thousands of sites nationwide threaten to enter the food chain, and there’s been no easy...

Jun 4 · 9 sec read >

Ikea announces ‘Rognan,’ a shape-shifting robotic furniture set

If you’ve ever lived in a big city like San Francisco or New York, there’s a good chance you...

Jun 4 · 9 sec read >

World’s largest offshore wind farm goes online in the UK

The largest offshore wind farm in the world is now online and generating power. The Hornsea One wind farm,...

Jun 4 · 10 sec read >

Sega announces final 12 games for the Genesis Mini

The final 12 titles to be announced include Road Rash II, Strider, Virtua Fighter 2, Alisia Dragoon, Columns, Dynamite...

Jun 4 · 10 sec read >

Opinion: Apple blurs lines across devices

Most importantly, the introduction of a true file system and the Files app to access it puts the iPad...

Jun 4 · 10 sec read >

Twitter’s latest acquisition tackles fake news using AI

Twitter has acquired Fabula AI, a UK-based startup employing artificial intelligence for tackling fake news. Fake news is among...

Jun 4 · 1 min read >