News - 23 Mar 2021
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The sustained overuse of antibiotics has caused the development of antibiotic-resistant pathogens, or the so-called “superbugs,” which can...
News - 15 Feb 2021
Many life-threatening medical conditions, such as sepsis, which is triggered by blood-borne pathogens, cannot be detected accurately and quickly enough to initiate the right course of treatment....
News - 23 Dec 2020
Scientists from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and surgeons from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have conducted the first human clinical trial to confirm the accuracy and...
News - 8 Dec 2020
Security officials have to ensure that unsafe materials are not smuggled into a country by criminals, but it has become quite costly and difficult to detect nuclear substances.
News - 30 Oct 2020
When it comes to fully understanding the hidden secrets of quantum materials, it takes one to know one, scientists say: Only tools that also operate on quantum principles can get us there.
News - 19 Aug 2020
In conflict regions, landmines pose a major threat, but modern detection systems find it hard to differentiate between clutter and explosives.
The technology can be easily transported to conflict...
News - 24 Mar 2020
The University of Michigan (U-M) has created a tiny, low-cost, and highly precise gyroscope that could aid self-driving cars and drones to remain on track even in the absence of a GPS signal.
News - 20 Jan 2020
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Researchers at Penn State and Northeastern University have innovated a wearable gas sensor that exceeds the sensitivity of currently available wearable devices...
News - 17 Jan 2020
According to scientists at Northeastern University and Penn State, a new wearable and highly sensitive gas sensor for monitoring human health and the environment may soon be available on the...
News - 11 Nov 2019
Environmental Defense Fund Europe (EDFE) together with Mayor Sadiq Khan have released the second wave of data from Breathe London, an ambitious collaborative project to measure and map air pollution...