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Mass-producing graphene sheets: A “roll-to-roll” manufacturing process

– A new breakthrough at MIT enables researchers to continuously mass-produce high-quality graphene sheets for membrane...
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Evolution of Robots: GelSight Sensors Enable Human-Like Touch

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Cardiovascular Genomics: Linking Genes to Heart Disease

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Discovery of New System for Genome Editing to Dramatically Improve Genetic Engineering

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The Injection of the Future: Painless and Needle-less

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Your Computer Can Now Detect If You’re Tired and Take Over Your Job

– MIT, USA. A group of researchers found a way for your computer to take over...
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Glass that is Anti-Fogging, Self-Cleaning and Free of Glare

– MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, USA: A new multifunctional glass was developed by researchers of Massachusetts...