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Limescale-repellent coating to improve thermal power plant efficiency

A hydrogel-based coating that effectively prevents the adhesion of limescale.

New MRI procedure to visualize multiple sclerosis

The loss of myelin sheaths in the brain is a hallmark of multiple sclerosis.

Highly realistic simulations of the proteins on sperm and egg cells

Highly realistic simulations of the proteins on sperm and egg cells coupling together before they fuse.

Artificial muscles for robot motion

Lighter, safer, more robust.

New agent halts stress response

PROTAC tech targets stress receptors.

A virus that harms people while they sleep

Eliminating dormant pseudomonas aeruginosa cells.

Using light to capture greenhouse gases

A new method to remove CO2 from the atmosphere.

Riding sound waves in the brain

Controlling microvehicles using ultrasound.

Scientists took snapshots of the crystal structure of perovskite nanocrystals

Picosecond-​resolution snapshots of the crystal lattice of perovskite nanocrystals.

Fiber-optic cables as earthquake sensors

Early warning systems at low cost.

Molecular harmony at life’s doorstep

Codon-centric RNA binding in nucleotide–amyloid interplay analysis.

Scientists successfully printed a robotic hand with bones, ligaments, and tendons

Scientists have greatly expanded the possibilities of soft robotics.

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