• New technique offers rapid assessment of radiation exposure

    2 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers have developed a new technique that allows them to assess radiation exposure in about an hour using an insulator material found in most modern electronics. The technique can be used to triage medical cases in the event of a radiological disaster.
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  • Biodegradable, compostable polymer films show promise for developing more eco-friendly packaging materials

    Biodegradable, compostable polymer films show promise for developing more eco-friendly packaging materials

    2 monthes ago - By Natural News

    German researchers recently unveiled the latest class of bioplastics that will help reduce the veritable mountains of plastic packaging waste. An Alpha Galileo article stated that the new biodegradable polymers would be durable enough to protect food and other products from the elements, while also being biodegradable in compost conditions. The new plastics...
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  • Renewed science effort under way to turn water into fuel using energy from solar panels

    Renewed science effort under way to turn water into fuel using energy from solar panels

    2 monthes ago - By Natural News

    The energy sector might be getting closer to developing a new fuel source by converting water into hydrogen fuel using solar energy. Researchers at Masdar Institute and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have looked into the potential of using catalysts to facilitate faster and more efficient water splitting process and making it more sustainable...
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  • Researchers develop new technique to rapidly assess radiation exposure

    2 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new technique that allows them to assess radiation exposure in about an hour using an insulator material found in most modern electronics. The technique can be used to triage medical cases in the event of a radiological disaster.
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