Robots minaturised to produce drugs

The age of robotics that started with automotive manufacturing is now upon us, spreading rapidly into other areas. Robots normally come human sized or bigger or smaller but with complex machinery....

Need better tasting smoky whisky ? Use Chromatography

Whisky comes in a variety of tastes based on its geographic origin, the water used to make it, whether it is single malt or blended. One...

Keep cool in summer and warm in winter

That’s what new smart glass can do for you. Researchers have demonstrated a prototype of a new smart glass consisting of a 3D printed...

Use coffee to run vehicles

Don’t waste coffee grounds. It can be used to power buses as London’s public transport is doing. A biofuel created by blending oil extracted from coffee...

Thumb nail sized devise disinfects water in 20 mins

The nanostructured device is about half the size of a postage stamp. When sunlight hits, it forms hydrogen peroxide and other bacteria-killing chemicals that...

Insects found to have an appetite for plastics

The greater wax moth caterpillars can biodegrade polyethylene, indestructible plastics vexing the planet. The key to the caterpillar’s talents could lie in its taste...

New age plants turning sunlight into fuel and fertilizers

The bionic leaf is able to split water molecules into hydrogen and oxygen and then with the help of hydrogen-loving bacteria, produce liquid fuels...

Oil spill solution? Sponge that repels water and absorbs Oil

A new foam material that acts like a sponge and absorbs oil from water can do so from the entire water column, and not...

This new fabric made using 98% water could be as strong as silk

The super stretchy, strong and sustainable fiber ‘spun’ imitates spider silk and is ultra sustainable. Researchers developed ‘spun’ from materials called hydrogel, which is 98%...

Drink beer and boost your health

No. Not your regular beer from the wine shop. But a new probiotic beer created by scientists that is gut friendly and boosts immunity. ...

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