Category: Science

A robot autonomously assembles an IKEA chair

Scientists have developed a robot that can autonomously assemble IKEA’s Stefan chair in 8 minutes and 55 seconds. Source link

May 5, 2018

Researchers have found a new way of verifying nuclear weapons reduction agreements without revealing secret information, using a physical cryptographic read more

May 5, 2018

Engineers have developed a new HD video streaming method that doesn’t need to be plugged in. Their prototype skips power-hungry read more

May 5, 2018

Researchers have created a biodegradable composite made of silk fibers that can be used to repair broken load-bearing bones without read more

May 5, 2018

Physicists have published new research that could literally squeeze more power out of solar cells by physically deforming each of read more

May 5, 2018

Gas-filled protein structures could one day be used as ‘erasable’ contrast agents for MRI scans. Source link

May 5, 2018

A group’s innovative surfactant theory removes limitations of a 100-year-old model for interfacial behavior in enhanced oil recovery. Source link

May 5, 2018

Researchers explore the benefits of adjusting the output of nuclear power plants according to the changing supply of renewable energy read more

May 5, 2018

An innovative, eel-like robot developed by engineers and marine biologists can swim silently in salt water without an electric motor. read more

May 5, 2018

Smashing mantis shrimp. Snapping trap-jaw ants. Stinging jellyfish. Some of the fastest living things — at least over short distances read more