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Mining Red Sea bacteria for industrial potential
4-October-2018

Genome sequencing of two Red Sea bacteria highlights their potential as industrial workhorses.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Smart mud to smooth the way for drilling wells
30-September-2018

A comprehensive model for simulating mudcake growth during oil extraction could transform well-drilling protocols.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Attempting to tame plasmas in fusion
30-September-2018

A numerical study reveals how to reduce instabilities in the complex flow of plasma in converging geometry of particles in fusion reactions.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Researchers identify a metal that withstands ultra-high temperature and pressure
27-September-2018

Japanese scientists have identified a metal able to stand up to constant forces in ultrahigh temperature, offering promising applications including in aircraft jet engines and gas turbines for electric power generation.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
ScreenMen: Empowering Men To Undergo Evidence-based Screening
21-September-2018

ScreenMen is a mobile web app that educates, motivates and empowers men to undergo evidence-based health screening. It was developed rigorously based on theories, evidence and needs assessment. It is currently undergoing a randomised controlled trial to determine its effectiveness in improving screening uptake in men.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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