Why the holographic principle is so exciting – Futurity: Research News

Futurity: Research NewsWhy the holographic principle is so excitingFuturity: Research NewsThe tiniest levels of the universe are governed by the laws of quantum mechanics. Here things start to get very weird and counterintuitive. Units of information in the realm of quantum mechanics are called qubits. Headrick studies the quantum …

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Researchers Develop Eye Drops That Could Eliminate Need For Glasses

Researchers from the Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Bar-Ilan University are convinced they are on the verge of an alternative to glasses, contacts, and Lasik for people with poor vision. The team recently released a report of their work on eye drops infused with”nanoparticles.”

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AMD allegedly has its own Spectre-like security flaws – CNET

Researchers say they’ve found 13 flaws in AMD’s Ryzen and EPYC chips, which could let attackers install malware on highly guarded parts of the processor.

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Making sustainable strides in nanotechnology – Arizona State University

Arizona State UniversityMaking sustainable strides in nanotechnologyArizona State UniversityA leading international society of nanotechnology professionals recently gave its top awards for research to two faculty members and a doctoral student in Arizona State University's Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. The Sustainable Nanotechnology …

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Multifunctional metalens unlocks with light

Researchers have developed a flat optical component that is simultaneously a metalens, a microscope objective that can resolve details smaller than a wavelength of light, and an optical vortex and hologram generator. Each functionality is controlled by a different wavelength of light.

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Amazon’s Alexa can answer your health care questions – CNET

Health services company Cigna launches its “Answers by Cigna” skill for Alexa, which aims to clear up confusion about health care terms and concepts.

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Scientists create hybrid nanomaterials in fight against cancer and bacteria

Scientists from the National University of Science and Technology MISIS , the State Research Center for Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology and the Queensland University have created BN/Ag hybrid nanomaterials and have proved their effectiveness as catalysts and antibacterial agents as well as for treating oncological diseases. The results are published in the Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology .

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New Nanotech Workplace Recommendations Released – Controlled Environments Magazine

New Nanotech Workplace Recommendations ReleasedControlled Environments MagazineRealizing the promise of any scientific advancement requires understanding of its potential human health effects, and its safe and responsible development, even at the level of engineered nanomaterials, which can be nearly atomic-sized. The National …

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Spectroscopic thermometer for nanomaterials

A scientific team has found a new way to take the local temperature of a material from an area about a billionth of a meter wide, or approximately 100,000 times thinner than a human hair. This discovery promises to improve the understanding of useful yet unusual physical and chemical behaviors that arise in materials and structures at the nanoscale.

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Security via nanotechnology is the future: USYD

The University of Sydney yesterday announced the development of a new component that could revolutionise anti-counterfeiting and anti-fraud technology. Designed by Dr Omid Kavehei and an international team from the School of Electrical and Infomration Engineering, the nanotechnology component has been described as a “building block” for a new security system, likely to be used in defence industries.

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