A new kind of concrete could let roads and bridges "heal" after cracking. That could cut down the costs and frequency of road repairs.
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Sharing intelligence features between hardware and software would offset the energy demands of using artificial intelligence in more advanced applications.
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"Our perovskite solar cells show no thermal degradation even at 200 degrees Celsius (390 degrees Fahrenheit) for over three days..."
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The super-thin, stretchy material could be useful in medical wearable electronics because it's so breathable. That makes it better for long-term use.
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With a charge, researchers got microparticles to form via self-assembly into complex crystals that mimic gemstones like opals.
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A self-adapting material that gains stiffness under pressure could "allow safer implants and bridges with minimal complication, cost, and downtime."
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Researchers are working on UV LED lights that could rid surfaces, and potentially air and water, of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
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Scientists have designed plate-nanolattices, nanometer-sized carbon structures, that are stronger than diamonds as a ratio of strength to density.
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A new algorithm cuts the error rates involved in testing the mechanical properties of materials, report researchers. It could be useful for evaluating 3D-printed materials.
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