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Graphene Patches Monitor Health 2019-02-19 01:00:00Graphene Flagship has developed a selection of graphene-based wearables that communicate with a smartphone to monitor health and sun exposure.

TCL Patents Smartphone Bracelet 2019-02-18 19:00:00A new foldable smartphone patent from TCL shows a device flexible enough to fold into a smartwatch.

Ceramic Aerogel Withstands Extreme Heat 2019-02-18 13:00:00A sturdy ceramic aerogel able to withstand extreme temperatures could be used as an insulation for spaceships.

Zuum Hover Shoes 2019-02-18 01:00:00The Zuum self-balancing hover shoes offer a fun and ultra-portable means of personal transport.

Bird-Inspired Leonardo Drone 2019-02-17 19:00:00The bird-inspired Leonardo drone relies on a pair of thrusters to help it keep its feet.

Pacum Packable Compression Vacuum 2019-02-17 07:00:00The tiny Pacum compression bag vacuum invention can double the space in your suitcase.

Graphene Based E-Nose Could Sniff out Cancer 2019-02-17 01:00:00A graphene-based biosensor able to detect lung cancer in breath samples could offer more accuracy than previous e-nose devices.

Wearable Respiration Monitor Made from a Craft Toy 2019-02-16 13:00:00A wearable respiration monitor inspired by Shrinky Dinks offers a simple and affordable way to measure air intake.

Non-Toxic Fire Retardant 2019-02-16 07:00:00An eco-friendly fire retardant coating made of renewable, non-toxic materials could provide even better fire protection than current options.

Simple Wave Device Generates Clean Energy 2019-02-16 01:00:00A sturdy and inexpensive wave generator could be deployed in fleets to power thousands of homes.

Solar-Powered Electronic Skin 2019-02-15 19:00:00An electronic skin able to gather and store solar power could pave the way to solar-powered prosthetics and wearable electronics.

AntBot Navigates by the Sun and Steps 2019-02-15 07:00:00Instead of GPS, the AntBot navigates by following the sun and counting its steps.

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Despite being dead 110m years, spider fossils’ eyes 2019-02-18 05:20:55While a fossilised spider is a rare enough find in itself, a recent discovery uncovered creatures whose eyes still glow in the dark. The post Despit

Almost half of third-level students studying computing don’t 2019-02-14 08:46:34A new report has found that 45pc of students doing computing courses don’t go on to finish them, while men are more likely to drop out than wome

First and last photo of Opportunity rover on 2019-02-14 07:25:33After 15 years of roaming the surface of Mars, NASA’s Opportunity rover has finally shut off, despite the best efforts of scientists back on Ear

41 new STEM outreach projects to get €3.6m 2019-02-14 06:14:02SFI has revealed that 41 new projects will be funded to support STEM outreach, in addition to 11 previous ones getting renewed financial backing. The

Why ‘old’ sperm might be the answer to 2019-02-14 04:00:35Researchers analysing the offspring of zebrafish from differently aged sperm showed that those conceived using ‘old’ sperm lived longer. T

How do we get people to care about 2019-02-13 10:30:40It’s our job to ensure everyone realises the power they have over their energy usage, writes Joe Devlin of Elastic Energy. The post How do we ge

Scientists prove mighty ‘megalodon’ shark not killed off 2019-02-13 06:37:05It seems that one of the most fearsome sharks to ever roam the planet was killed off 1m years earlier than we originally thought. The post Scientists

‘Quick for a palaeontologist is painfully slow on 2019-02-13 05:00:05Highly accomplished palaeontologist Prof Mike Benton of the University of Bristol gives insight into the life of a ‘dinosaur hunter’. The

Infographic shows which bugs will likely die off 2019-02-12 07:11:17The world’s insect population could be entirely erased by the end of the century, according to new research, but which species are most threaten

Origin of Newgrange, Stonehenge and other sites pinpointed 2019-02-12 05:34:47A Swedish researcher has dated many of Europe’s famous megalithic sites, such as Newgrange, to find their design comes from one specific region.

Exciting new CRISPR-CasX variant could be ‘Swiss army 2019-02-05 08:15:56CRISPR-Cas9 has revolutionised gene editing, but a new variant of the technology may be far superior. The post Exciting new CRISPR-CasX variant could

Familiar Irish sight unexpectedly discovered in Namibian desert 2019-02-05 06:17:02An unexpected discovery in a Namibian desert has led geologists to find traces of ancient ice age movement in plain sight. The post Familiar Irish sig

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New Research: Earth’s Atmosphere Extends Well Beyond the 2019-02-20 15:01:54 The Geocorona A light layer of hydrogen atoms called the geocorona separates Earth’s atmosphere from outer space. And it extends far beyond Ear

EPA: Low Doses of Toxins, Radiation Could Actually 2019-02-20 13:57:28 Toxic Changes In April, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed new standards for how it studies the health impacts of low doses of chemic

Elon Musk: Teslas Will Be Fully Self-Driving By 2019-02-20 13:50:08 Full Autonomy According to Elon Musk, Tesla’s cars are nearly ready for fully autonomous driving. “I think we will be feature comple

India Just Swore in Its First Robot Police 2019-02-20 13:22:59 RoboCop India just swore in its first robotic police officer, which is named KP-Bot. The animatronic-looking machine was granted the rank o

Google: Secret Nest Microphone “Never Intended to Be 2019-02-20 12:36:37 End of an Error People who use Google’s home security device, Nest Guard, got some surprising news earlier this month when the company announce

Vampire Clinic That Sold Young Blood to the 2019-02-20 12:12:03 Bad Blood Ambrosia Health, the controversial clinic that sold transfusions of young, healthy people’s blood, has “ceased patient treatmen

Bangladesh Declares “War on Pornography,” Blocks TikTok 2019-02-20 11:35:59 Porn Ban Over the past week, Bangladesh has blocked tens of thousands of sites and apps and is policing the social media accounts of celebrities in a

Elon Musk: Bitcoin Is “Brilliant” And “Paper Money 2019-02-20 11:12:47 “Seriously?” Elon Musk is talking cryptocurrency. The real Elon Musk, not one of those Twitter scammers. On Tuesday, Tesla’s CEO sa

Australian License Plates Can Now Include Emoji 2019-02-20 10:31:23 License to Emoji It’s the natural evolution of the vanity license plate: emoji. As of March 1, drivers in Queensland, Australia will be able to

New Gadget Detects Lifeforms From Long Distances 2019-02-20 09:37:55 Upgrading SETI A new scientific instrument with the extraordinary name “TreePol spectropolarimeter” can be used to detect the p

Scientists Found a “River of Stars” Flowing Through 2019-02-20 09:22:41 Flow On The Milky Way is home to a variety of star clusters. Most of the time, its gravity quickly pulls these clusters apart, but some clusters have

Japan Sends Robot Into the Nuclear Hell of 2019-02-20 09:20:34 Nuclear Probe The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) just sent a robot into one of the reactors of the Fukushima nuclear power plant, which was des

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