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Graphene doped with sodium could make better batteries

Lithium becomes a vital material for battery technology as it widely being used in cell-phones and car batteries. Graphite doped with lithium...

A robust and easy-to-implement multicolor super-resolution imaging

Using nth order Spatio-temporal cross-cumulants, the spatial resolution and the sampling can be increased up to n-fold in all spatial dimensions.

A surprising quantum effect observed in a “large” object

While working with the resistivity of a type of delafossite – PdCoO2 – scientists at EPFL's Laboratory of Quantum Materials found that...

This new tool predicts the dynamics of the ground beetle population

Understanding risks to biodiversity requires predictions of the spatial distribution of species adapting to changing ecosystems, and, to that end, Earth observations...

A new, optimized model for studying the role of neutrophils

Neutrophils are a type of white blood cell that helps heal damaged tissues and resolve infections. Despite being critical immune cells, neutrophils...

New software security tool to detect bugs in OS

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) connects external devices to a host. This interface exposes the OS kernels and device drivers to attacks...

Direct observation of single protons moving at water-solid interfaces

The H+ proton comprises of a single ion of hydrogen, the smallest and lightest of all the chemical elements. These protons commonly...

New software for improved and accurate drone mapping

Drones are not just toys for big and little kittle– they likewise cater to numerous practical purposes. They can be utilized to...

The molecular biology behind Hyaline Fibromatosis Syndrome uncovered

Hyaline fibromatosis syndrome (HFS) is a very rare condition characterized by deposits of hyaline in the skin and various other body tissues....

Accelerating long-range coherent LiDAR by using photonic circuits

Lidar, which stands for Light Detection and Ranging, is a remote sensing method that uses light in the form of a pulsed...