Exceptional Performance with New Organic Transistor
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Outstanding Performance with New Organic Transistor

It will be possible to construct multiple logic circuits using only a single transistor. The National Institute of Materials Science (NIMS) and Tokyo University of Science have succeeded in developing an organic anti-ambipolar transistor. By adjusting the input voltages to its double gates [more…]

Radiant Green Glowing Radioactive Uranium Mosque
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Radiant Green Glowing Radioactive Uranium Glass

If you grew up in the '80s or '90s, you probably remember the glow-in-the-dark stars we glued to our ceilings as kids. It is different for all of us to look at the glowing green galaxy that consists of turning our bedroom light on for a few minutes and then turning it off. [more…]

Good News About Energy From Physicists
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Good News About Energy From Physicists

Fusion is one of the most promising sources of future energy. It is formed by the fusion of two atomic nuclei, thus releasing a large amount of energy. In fact, we experience fusion every day: the heat of the sun, the heavier it is. [more…]

The Sensuality of Asian Elephants
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Sensuality of Asian Elephants

Asian elephants, like their African cousins, seem to mourn their dead, sometimes carrying their lost babies on their trunks for days or weeks, according to new research. It is unknown whether elephants understand death in the same way as humans. With this [more…]