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New polymer films conduct heat instead of trapping it
3:57pm, 29th April, 2019

New polymer films conduct heat instead of trapping it

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) MIT engineers have flipped the picture of the standard polymer insulator, by fabricating thin polymer films that conduct heat -- an ability normally associated with metals. In experiments, they found the films,...
How to purify water with graphene
8:55am, 29th April, 2019

How to purify water with graphene

(National University of Science and Technology MISIS) Scientists from the National University of Science and Technology 'MISIS' together with their colleagues from Derzhavin Tambov State University and Saratov Chernyshevsky State University...
The dead may outnumber the living on Facebook within 50 years
12:39am, 27th April, 2019

The dead may outnumber the living on Facebook within 50 years

(University of Oxford) New analysis by academics from the Oxford Internet Institute (OII), part of the University of Oxford, predicts the dead may outnumber the living on Facebook within 50 years, a trend that will have grave implications for how we...