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Contact lenses with circuits, lights a possible platform for superhuman vision

...such as the flexible organic materials used in contact lenses, are delicate. Manufacturing electrical circuits, however, involves inorganic materials, scorching temperatures and toxic chemicals. Researchers built the circuits from layers of metal only a few nanometers thick, about one thousandth the width of a...

Bone-growing nanomaterial could improve orthopaedic implants

...ium. Webster and his team packed those pits with a cobalt catalyst and then ran the samples through a chemical process that involved heating them to a scorching 700 C. That caused carbon nanotubes to sprout from each pit. Researchers then placed human osteoblasts, or bone-forming cells, onto the nanotube-co...

Health Sector Has to Keep Pace With Countrys Development: Ramadoss

...emarks at the Third Meeting of the Mission Steering Group (MSG) of National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), Ramadoss said: The country is developing at a scorching pace. The health sector has to keep up with the requirements of the working class. The expectations of the population from the health services have to...

After Bringing Cheer Rains Choke Delhi's Roads

...degrees below normal at 22 degrees. The officials have forecast pleasant weather till Wednesday. While the city dwellers are relieved from the scorching sun, the dread of the water choked roads and the unbearable stink due to overflowing drains have become a sore point. The air conditioned Metr...

Nature Unleashes Terror Across America

...severe weather have put citizens to the extreme test. While wildfires have been raging across southern Georgia for three whole weeks now, in its wake scorching 167 square miles of forest and swamp, wet storms across the Southeast are currently churning the sea and have flooded Missouri, forcing many to abando...

North India Reels Under Heat Wave

... North India continued to reel under a scorching June sun with most areas recording temperatures of over 40 degrees Celsius Friday and Sri Ganganagar in Rajasthan at a searing 46.6 degrees. Weather o...

Animals too Affected from Heat Wake in Jaipur

... As Rajasthan reels under intense heat wave, animals too are affected by scorching temperatures . Dogs in Jaipur have been suffering heat strokes with as many as 50 canines being treated at veterinary hospitals everyday. ...

No Respite for Rajasthan from Heat Wave

...bove normal for this time of the year. Bikaner was sizzling at 44.6 degrees while Jodhpur was 43 degrees Celsius. Ajmer was 42 degrees and Dabok was a scorching 42.6 degrees Celsius. "The main roads in Jaipur have hardly any traffic, especially in the afternoons, resembling a curfew-like situation," a tr...

Heat Wave Claims Three Lives in Orissa

... The scorching heat wave that had been sweeping across Orissa for the past few days has so far claimed three people. It is the result of the soaring temperature whic...

Earth Day Celebrated With Hopes of a Greener Tomorrow

... Disappearing trees, a polluted river and a handful of concerned citizens. Delhi, burning under the scorching summer sun, heralded World Earth Day Sunday, //by raising its voice on various issues that are pricking our fragile ecosystem. 'We are on the br...
Scorching in Biological News

NASA uses satellite to unearth innovation in crop forecasting

... Soil moisture is essential for seeds to germinate and for crops to grow. But record droughts and scorching temperatures in certain parts of the globe in recent years have caused soil to dry up, crippling crop production. The falling food supply in some regi...

Hunt for 'climate-ready' crops accelerates as organizations search seed collections worldwide

...or novel traits with tolerance to heat and drought stresses in Chilean maize crop collections; a project in India to find pearl millet that can handle scorching temperatures; and a project to increase the ability of maize to cope with erratic rains, while increasing its nutritional quality for small-scale, mar...

Shade trees getting 'scorched' by plant disease

...milar to those caused by environmental stresses. Because of this, the disease is often overlooked or misdiagnosed. On oak trees, BLS symptoms include scorching in late summer or early fall on leaves of all ages at about the same time. On sycamores and elms, symptoms progress from older to younger leaves. Affe...

Genetic discovery could lead to drought-resistant plants

... New knowledge of how plants "breathe" may help us breed and select plants that would better survive scorching summers, says a University of Toronto study. The paper, which offers the first example of a gene that controls how leaves close their surface pores,...
Scorching in Biological Technology

Bone-growing nanomaterial could improve orthopaedic implants

...ium. Webster and his team packed those pits with a cobalt catalyst and then ran the samples through a chemical process that involved heating them to a scorching 700 C. That caused carbon nanotubes to sprout from each pit. Researchers then placed human osteoblasts, or bone-forming cells, onto the nanotube-co...

Web-centric entrepreneurs find models that attract investment

... M adison, Wis. - Five years removed from the dotcom bubble, when adolescent business models were scorching investors and questioning the value of the online world, new business models that investors find attractive are emerging. The models are both progress...
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