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An improved technique for wireless power transfer technology

Going beyond the anti-laser may enable long-range wireless power transfer.

Adaptive structures cut down buildings and infrastructures carbon footprint

The aim is to reduce the environmental impact of the construction sector.

An ultrathin pressure sensor to measure a sense of touch

World’s first fingertip-mounted sensor that maintains user’s sensitivity

New VR test to assess a person’s vulnerability to stress

One of the first such tools that do not rely on subjective evaluations.

Computing innovations are still made in America – but increasingly not by Americans

North America is still ground-zero for algorithmic innovation, but it's increasingly coming from non-American researchers.

A miniature thermometer with big potential applications

Sensor experts invent supercool mini thermometer.

Synthesizing ‘bright’ quantum bits

This is a proof-of-concept of a powerful and scalable quantum technology.

New technology can potentially tame lightning

This technology may induce electrical discharge from passing lightning, helping to guide it to safe targets and reduce the risk of catastrophic fires