NUS launches groundbreaking materials science research center

Newswise – The National University of Singapore (NUS) launched the Institute of Functional Intelligent Materials (I-FIM) – the world’s first institute dedicated to the design, synthesis and application of Functional Intelligent Materials (FIM) ). Co-led by Nobel Prize-winning Materials Scientist Professor Sir Konstantin Novoselov and Distinguished Professor Antonio Castro Neto, …

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NY Air Guard Prepares To Support Scientific Research In Antarctica For 2021-2022> Air National Guard> Post Display

SCOTLAND, New York – The 109th Airlift Wing of the New York Air National Guard begins its annual National Science Foundation search in Antarctica by sending three LC-130 “Skibirds” and 184 airmen to the southern continent in October. The 109th Airlift Wing flies the world’s largest ski-equipped aircraft, and the …

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NUS launches groundbreaking materials science research center

The National University of Singapore (NUS) launched the Institute of Functional Smart Materials (I-FIM) – the world’s first institute dedicated to the design, synthesis and application of Functional Smart Materials (FIM). Co-led by Nobel Prize-winning Materials Scientist Professor Sir Konstantin Novoselov and Distinguished Professor Antonio Castro Neto, I-FIM will be …

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from science fiction to scientific fact

“We can rebuild it. We have the technology. was a well-known phrase in the 1970s. It comes from long-running American TV series The Six Million Dollar Man, about fictional astronaut Steve Austin – “a barely alive man” – who was reconstructed after his experimental plane crashed. His right arm, both …

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Behind the Scenes of Sci-Fi Movies and TV Shows

Award-winning author Veronica Scott. Copyright © 2021 Roswell Daily Record By Veronica Scott Special to the record of the day I love getting behind the scenes of making my favorite sci-fi movies or TV shows, and this month I’m going to talk about three books I recently acquired. I think …

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This robot vape for science

RESEARCH POINT 04 October 2021 A tabletop device that can “inhale” nicotine-laden vapors could help explain why some e-cigarettes cause severe lung damage. A vaping robot includes a vacuum pump, allowing it to “inhale” aerosols from electronic cigarettes Credit: Benam Lab of the University of Pittsburgh and Pneumax LLC Safer …

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