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Scientists Made Mice That Are See-Through, Shrunken, and Glow in the Dark

This new technique gives scientists a whole new perspective on the body's insides.<p>Imagine being able to peer deep inside of a creature, without needing to dissect it first. If you were studying a specific organ or tumour, that would be incredibly useful—not to mention quite a sight to behold, …

'Artificial atom' created in graphene: Scientists have created tiny quantum dots in graphene

Scientists have created tiny quantum dots in graphene<p>When they are confined to a small space, the behavior of electrons can only be explained by …

Twisted Light Could Dramatically Boost Data Rates

<b>It was just 24 years ago that researchers reported</b> the discovery of something remarkable about light: Certain beams, traveling through space with a …

Quantum Physics

Nasa to make all its research available free on the Internet

The American space agency, Nasa, is to make all its research available free of charge.<p>It is a move which will delight science enthusiasts and aspiring astronauts.<p>Normally such material is hidden behind a paywall, meaning that it is often out of reach for the lay enthusiast. The EU has also said it …

Roll your own business cards with this 3D-printed embosser

While we all know the best business cards are printed on bone paper with lettering in Silian Rail, the second best business cards are the ones you roll yourself right in front of your intended recipient. This wild 3D printed card roller lets you do just that.<p>Built by maker Paul Myers, the embosser …

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The $99 Android laptop: Smartphone-powered Superbook to ship next year after $3m Kickstarter success

The crowdfunding campaign for Andronium's Superbook laptop shell has ended, raising $3m in funding to bring the project to life.<p>A project to create a …

Crowd Funding