First Method for Controlling Nanomotors

Engineers from The University of Texas at Austin have developed the first method for controlling motion in nanomotors – through the use of light. The capability of mechanical reconfiguration could lead to a new class of controllable nanoelectromechanical and nanorobotic devices for a variety of fields including drug delivery, optical sensing, communication, molecule release, detection, …

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Aubrey de Grey – Undoing aging

Aubrey de Grey is a biomedical gerontologist and the Chief Science Officer of SENS Foundation, a charity dedicated to combating the aging process. He is also Editor-in-Chief of Rejuvenation Research, the world’s highest-impact peer-reviewed journal focused on intervention in aging. His research targets the accumulating and eventually pathogenic molecular and cellular side-effects of metabolism that …

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Tablet Computer Sales to hit 208 million in 2014 according to Gartner

Worldwide Media Tablet Sales to End Users 2010  19.5 million 2011  54.8 million 2012  103.4 million 2013  154.2 million Tablet Computer Sales to hit 208 million in 2014 according to Gartner http://www.gartner.com/it/page.jsp?id=1452614” target=blank>Driven by sales of the iPad, worldwide media tablet sales to end users are forecast to reach 19.5 million units in 2010, according …

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