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News articles tagged with 'microfibre'

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Will copper keep us safe from the superbugs?

— 2 Dec 2009 09:05 | Health

Three papers scheduled for publication in the January issue of the Journal of Hospital Infection, published by Elsevier, suggest that copper might have a role in the fight against healthcare-associated…

New gecko-like adhesive shakes off dirt

— 10 Sep 2008 16:00 | Technology

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, are continuing their march toward creating a synthetic, gecko-like adhesive, one sticky step at a time. Their latest milestone…

For the paper trail of life on Mars, find cellulose

— 1 Apr 2008 13:23 | Astronomy

Looking for evidence of life on Mars or other planets? Finding cellulose microfibres would be the next best thing to a close encounter, according to new research from the University…

Power shirt generates electricity from physical motion

— 13 Feb 2008 18:00 | Physics

Nanotechnology researchers are developing the perfect complement to the power tie: a 'power shirt' able to generate electricity to power small electronic devices for soldiers in the…

New process makes nanofibres in complex shapes and unlimited lengths

— 30 Jan 2008 16:17 | Physics

The continuous fabrication of complex, three-dimensional nanoscale structures and the ability to grow individual nanowires of unlimited length are now possible with a process developed…

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