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Enhancing the productivity of yarn makers*
25-May-2015

Researchers in Hong Kong have developed a new yarn manufacturing technology that can increase productivity with less energy consumption.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Mapping Singapore’s urban heat island phenomenon*
25-May-2015

Researchers in Singapore are developing a microclimatic modelling tool to prevent further deterioration of the country’s urban heat island phenomenon.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Can a little loving kindness improve our mental health?
25-May-2015

Mindfulness - an ancient Buddhist approach to meditation - is attracting increasing attention in the 21st century as a non-invasive treatment for stress and depression. But can it improve mental well-being in young people?

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Contact: Josephine Dionisappu Institution: The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
 
Artificial muscles get graphene boost*
21-May-2015

Researchers in South Korea have developed an electrode consisting of a single-atom-thick layer of carbon to help make more durable artificial muscles.

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Contact: Lan Yoon Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
 
Female immune response could hold key to new cancer therapies*
21-May-2015

An understanding of natural immune suppression mechanisms in the female reproductive tract could lead to new ways to combat cancer.

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Contact: Ana Maria Theresa P. Labrador Institution: University of the Philippines Diliman
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