This is a Neuron on Nicotine

In this image, a biosensor is targeted to a cell’s endoplasmic reticulum and glows green in the presence of nicotine Credit: Lester Group This is a Neuron on Nicotine Nicotine works inside cells to reinforce addiction When a person takes ...

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Ghost particles as fascinating lights and sounds

444 illuminated loudspeakers transform current research into a walk-in art installation. (Image: T. O. Roth / imachination projects) Ghost particles as fascinating lights and sounds Research data translated into a walk-in light and sound installation The Technical University of Munich ...

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Gummy-like robots could help prevent disease

EPFL scientists have developed microscopic, hydrogel-based muscles that can manipulate and mechanically stimulate biological tissue. These soft, biocompatible robots could be used for targeted therapy and to help diagnose and prevent disease. Gummy-like robots could help prevent disease Human tissues ...

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New pill can deliver insulin

An MIT-led research team has developed a drug capsule that could be used to deliver oral doses of insulin. Image: Felice Frankel New pill can deliver insulin Capsule that releases insulin in the stomach could replace injections for patients with ...

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Your Virtual Body is now Ready

In the film “Ready Player One,” directed by Steven Spielberg (2018), the hero, played by Tye Sheridan, takes refuge in the Oasis, a virtual universe where most on his contemporaries spend their time. Warner Bros / Village Roadshow Films North ...

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