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Innovating a better tomorrow with hydrogen invention

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Researchers at the University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA) have invented a better and more efficient way of storing energy through solar, which can be used to power a hydrogen engine in a car. 427 more words

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"Berlin patient's" unexpected cure from HIV is helping researchers in Oregon understand treatment for HIV

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Researchers have a new way to understand the much-studied Berlin patient’s unexpected cure from HIV and improve outcomes of stem cell transplants for patients with other blood-related diseases such as leukemia and sickle-cell disease. 317 more words

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Gecko re-grow

A researcher has discovered the spinal cord of the gecko’s tail houses a special type of stem cell known as the radial glia. When the tail detaches, these cells jump into action by proliferating and making different proteins in response to the injury. 78 more words

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Advanced Artificial Limbs mapped to the brain.

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Scientists in Britain have rerouted through a neuroprosthetic approach of targeting and remapping sensory pathways in the brain. This is to regain control of the lost limb with a robotic one. 139 more words

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Robobee!

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“A new, hybrid RoboBee can fly, dive into water, swim, propel itself back out of water, and safely land. Floating devices allow this multipurpose air-water microrobot to stabilize on the water’s surface before an internal combustion system ignites to propel it back into the air. 226 more words

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Chinese scientists figured out how to grow rice in diluted salt water

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Rice grown on a commercial scale in diluted seawater has, for the first time, made it into the rice bowls of ordinary Chinese people after a breakthrough in food production following more than four decades of efforts by farmers, researchers, government agencies and businesses.  289 more words

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