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Ashwini Sakharkar

Ashwini Sakharkar, curious for writing she writes articles for Inceptive Mind and Tech Explorist. She is open-minded and loves to explore her knowledge. Sincere, friendly, curious, ambitious, party lover and to be continued...
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A ‘watch’ called EpiWear features a built-in Epinephrine Shot

If you're someone who is prone to some harmful allergic reactions, then carrying an epinephrine shot such as an EpiPen could be life-preserving. But...
A suspension of copper particles fixes breaks in electronic connections, providing a possible way to heal damaged circuits.

A new technique for self-healing the flexible electronics

Flexible electronics isn’t a new technology, but it has achieved remarkable progress over the past years and its importance to other industries have increased....
A path to the future, paved with ceramics

A path to the future, paved with ceramics

A ceramic is an inorganic non-metallic solid made up of either metal or non-metal compounds that have been shaped and then hardened by heating...
The XQ-58A Valkyrie demonstrator, a long-range, high subsonic unmanned air vehicle completed its inaugural flight March 5, 2019 at Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona.

Air Force completes first flight test of XQ-58A Valkyrie

The Kratos XQ-58A Valkyrie is a planned stealthy unmanned combat air vehicle that is designed with the aim of using as part of the...
Illustration of a DNA-wrapped single-walled carbon nanotube (credit: Benjamin Lambert, EPFL)

Directed evolution method can engineer synthetic nanoparticles

Mimicking natural evolution, directed evolution guides the synthesis of proteins with improved or new functions. The technique is powerful enough that it can engineer...
A new robust approach for minimizing costs in power-distribution networks

A new robust approach for minimizing costs in power-distribution networks

It is very common for us to consider the electricity delivered to our home for granted. However, there are a lot of things happening...
The ingestible microneedle is designed to inject insulin into the stomach lining. For size comparison, it is placed next to a capsule. Diana Saville/BWH Communications

New microneedle pill for painless insulin injection

Insulin is a hormone that your pancreas makes to allow cells to use glucose. When your body isn’t making insulin correctly, you can take...