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Found 40 articles for July 2017.
 
Splitting water for the cost of a nickel
2-July-2017

A technique to create a material for cost-effective water electrolysis uses a simple chemical method for preparing nickel-based anodes to improve the oxygen-evolution reaction. Efficiency gains like this one developed by KAUST are important in evolving renewable energy.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Mushroom-like corals get their genomes mapped
2-July-2017

The genome sequences of two "false" corals offer a window into the evolution of calcification, which may help their reef-building cousins.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Keeping the heat out
2-July-2017

Insights into the thermal behavior of metal nitride nanowires could open new avenues in optical electronics.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Acupuncture proved effective for weight control
3-July-2017

The School of Chinese Medicine of Hong Kong Baptist University recently completed a clinical trial on the use of acupuncture for weight control, providing initial testimony to the effectiveness of acupuncture for controlling the weight of adults

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University Category: Medicine
 
Arsenal against fake images strengthened
3-July-2017

A new approach could help detect forged parts of photographs faster and more accurately than current methods.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Category: Science
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