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1 hr ago | Science Daily

Major step toward optical computing: Non-metallic metamaterial used to 'compress' and contain light

Engineering researchers are designing nano-optical cables small enough to replace the copper wiring on computer chips.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Electrical Engineering, Science

Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

5 hrs ago | Science Daily

Asian inventions dominate energy storage systems

In recent years, the number of patent applications for electrochemical energy storage technologies has soared.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Globe and Mail

A fresh way to store food

Abeego owner Toni Desrosiers hopes to take her Victoria-based food wrap business from a cottage industry to a global player that can compete with giants, without sacificing the integrity of the product.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Science / Technology

KISU-TV Pocatello

Inventions That Shook The World

From the airplane to the DNA fingerprint, science, history and pop culture come under the spotlight in this thrilling chronicle of the 20th century's greatest inventions.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Inventions That Shook the World, Television, Science / Technology

Post and Courier

Robot and its Mount Pleasant inventor head to Liberia to fight Ebola virus

The weird thing is the robot resembles a Star Wars robot, either that or a fluorescent light fixture.


Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, SC, Science / Technology, Charleston, SC

Deseret News

Elder Bednar invites Mormons to use social media to flood the earth

Elder David A. Bednar urged members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to use social media to flood the earth with gospel messages.


Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Science / Technology

Digital Pro Sound

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 19

One was television pioneer , whose 1906 birthday is noted today. He conceived the idea of television broadcasting while still in high school and realized his dream at the age of 21. The other was , a Yale Ph.D. in physics.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

News Observer

Professors taking their research from the lab to the marketplace

After seeing an increase in arsenic contamination in developing countries, a researcher at the University of Texas at Arlington created a solution that he hopes will be used in the field someday soon.


Related Topix: University of Texas at Arlington, Chemistry, Science, Science / Technology


5 Famous Inventors Who Were Killed By Their Own Inventions

Marie Curie was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Chemistry, Science, Jennerstown, PA, Physics

Braintree and Witham Times

Shalford engineering whizzkid aged 15 takes AS-level early and scores an A

Alex Williams, 15, of Shalford Green, is not due to start his GCSEs at Helena Romanes School in Dunmow until September.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Bendigo Advertiser

Time running out to enter inventions

City of Greater Bendigo BIA spokesperson Dawn Holland said with only one week left to enter, the city was expecting a late rush of applicants.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Doctor designs robots to help fight Ebola

A doctor in South Carolina has created a lean, mean, germ-fighting machine, and he's using his invention to help fight the spread of Ebola.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots


Patents and trademarks on the agenda for inventors club

Will Salas of the Patent and Trademark Resource Center, based at the Smithtown Library, will discuss how inventors can protect their ideas.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Smithtown, NY, Patent / Trademark Law, Law

JD Supra

Patent Trolls Laughing All the Way to the Bank

Invent something, patent it and watch your creative enterprise grow into an empire.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, Accounting


New BlackBerry unit to focus on patents, QNX, crypto

BlackBerry said Monday it has created a new business unit that will include its 44,000 patents and several software projects, as the struggling handset maker seeks to find new revenue streams.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, iPhone

Business Journal

The apologetic pop-up ad inventor has a great startup story

The UpTake: Just because you invent something that makes other people billions of dollars, doesn't mean your invention will be loved.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


Stuart2121 Inventors - do not Trust Intel I invented a Cpu cooler - 3 ...

DO NOT TRUST INTEL I invented a CPU cooler - 3 times better than previous best - better than water.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Science / Technology

Sun Aug 17, 2014


We Could Save Money and the Environment With This Self-Cleaning Cashmere Invention

Do you love the texture of cashmere but not the dry cleaning cost of keeping it clean? Hong Kong University researchers may have just come up with a solution for your fashion dilemma.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Essence Magazine

ESSENCE Network: Jessica O. Matthews, An Inventor Who Created the Career She Wanted

The gig: I am an inventor and I run a tech company that provides creations for the good of our society.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Raw Story

How scanning the brains of the dead improves the lives of the living

For thousands of years, direct studies of the human brain required the dead. The main method of study was dissection, which needed, rather inconveniently for the owner, physical access to their brain.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Pathology, Medicine


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