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Parent satisfaction can be leveraged for SAT gains, study

SAT scores are a key metric used to evaluate understudy and school achievement. Universities utilize SAT scores in their affirmations procedure since the scores...

For graphite pellets, just add elbow grease

A new report offers insight on how artificially adjusted graphene powder can be squeezed into a lightweight, semi-porous strong that holds a large number of...

These microrobots can do the breaststroke

Rice University researchers have found what might be the least difficult type of motion in the movements of micron-scale particles connected and driven by...

Plasmons triggered in nanotube quantum wells

Rice scientists along with scientists from Tokyo Metropolitan University have detected a novel type of quantum effect in a carbon nanotube film that contributes to the development...

Hydrogels helps heal wounds without additives

As a synthetic scaffold, Rice scientists have developed hydrogels to deliver drugs and encourage the growth of cells and blood vessels for new tissue. For...

Scientists grew the graphene stronger with wind

Scientists at Rice University along with New Mexico State University and the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) developed a technique to...