<b>Within a hair's breadth—forensic identification of single dyed hair strand now possible</b>

Within a hair's breadth—forensic identification of single dyed hair strand now possible

An overview of the analytical techniques used in this study, which together make it possible to distinguish between two single strands of colored hair. In crime scene investigations, a single strand of hair can make a huge difference in the...
<b>Scientists develop platform for building nanoelectronics and quantum processors</b>

Scientists develop platform for building nanoelectronics and quantum processors

Measurement setup and type-z SOT switching. (a) Crossbar geometry with Ix, Iy , σsw, and σbi inside. (b) Nonvolatile measurement sequence. Write and read processes are separated in the time domain. (c) Anomalous Hall resistance Rxy as a f...
<b>New graphene-based antibody test developed for detecting kidney disease</b>

New graphene-based antibody test developed for detecting kidney disease

An interdisciplinary team of researchers fromThe University of Manchesterhave developed a new graphene-based testing system for disease-related antibodies, initially targeting a kidney disease called Membranous Nephropathy. The new instrume...
<b>Carbon nanotube transistors make the leap from lab to factory floor</b>

Carbon nanotube transistors make the leap from lab to factory floor

Technique paves the way for more energy efficient, 3D microprocessors....
<b>AI techniques used to improve battery health and safety</b>

AI techniques used to improve battery health and safety

Researchers have designed a machine learning method that can predict battery health with 10x higher accuracy than current industry standard, which could aid in the development of safer and more reliable batteries for electric vehicles and c...
<b>A flexible color-changing film inspired by chameleon skin</b>

A flexible color-changing film inspired by chameleon skin

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Chameleons can famously change their colors to camouflage themselves, communicate and regulate their temperature. Scientists have tried to replicate these color-changing properties for stealth technologies, anti-co...
<b>A safe and powerful treatment for the body against deadly radiation</b>

A safe and powerful treatment for the body against deadly radiation

Schematic illustration of highly catalytic CeO2/Mn3O4 nanocrystals preventing acute radiation syndrome. Despite the wide application of radiation in diagnostics and treatments, there is still no magic material to protect people from radiati...