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Researchers develop smart gaming glove that puts control in your hands

It can translate hand gestures into in-game commands.

New potential therapies for osteoporosis

New avenue to maintain bone health while reducing bone resorption.

Scientists uncover SARS-CoV-2-specific T cell immunity in recovered COVID-19 and SARS patients

Singapore scientists uncover SARS-CoV-2-specific T cell immunity in recovered COVID-19 and SARS patients, and in uninfected individuals.

Intelligent sensing abilities for robots to carry out complex tasks

A novel robotic system integrated with event-driven artificial skin and vision sensors.

Researchers develop novel COVID-19 swabs to address global and local shortage

More than 40 million of the new NUS-designed, clinically-tested nasopharyngeal swabs are being produced in Singapore.

Researchers developed reusable, foldable and sterilisable ‘shield’ to protect healthcare workers

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has invented a foldable tent-like device that serves as a physical shield to...

Researchers develop stretchable, self-healing and illuminating material for ‘invincible’ light-emitting devices

Imagine a flexible digital screen that heals itself when it cracks, or a light-emitting robot that locates survivors in dark, dangerous environments or carries...

Generating electricity from shadows

A shadow is a dark (real image) area where an opaque object blocks light from a light source. Now, scientists have discovered a new...

Researchers develop a new library of atomically thin 2D materials

Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have created a whole new library of atomically thin, two-dimensional (2D) materials using a novel and...

A single atom can function as either an engine or a fridge

A new study by the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) and Department of Physics at the National University of Singapore (NUS), SUTD, and the...

Researcher develops artificial intelligence platform to combat infectious diseases

As the COVID-19 crisis continues to develop, researchers around the world are attempting to find the most effective treatment to combat the poorly understood...

Food scientists ‘upcycle’ unsold bread into tasty probiotic drink and cuts food waste

Surplus bread is a major waste problem for bakeries and food retailers. While some unsold bread are donated to charities, most are resold as...

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