‘Direct Thermal Charging Cell’ Turns Waste Heat into Power

What if you could use those extra emissions to power electronics?

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Electricity-Producing Bacteria

A microfluidic technique quickly sorts bacteria based on their capability to generate electricity.

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Electrified Tattoos and Personalized Biosensors

The first demonstration of a fully print-in-place electronics technique is gentle enough to work on surfaces as delicate as human skin and paper.

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“Microlattice” Could Replace Foams in Helmets and more

Shock-absorbing pads made of a ‘microlattice’ resembling miniature Eiffel Towers can reportedly absorb impacts better than established foams used in a wide variety of applications.

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Turning Stuffed Animals Into Robots

New “Robotic Skins” technology developed by Yale researchers flips that notion on its head, allowing users to animate the inanimate and turn everyday objects into robots.

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Mapping Water Ice on the Moon

About the size of a golf cart will roam several miles, using its four science instruments — including a 1-meter drill — to sample various soil environments.

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