25 years and counting

25 years and counting

“When the late Ian Murdock announced 25 years ago in comp.os.linux.development, “the imminent completion of a brand-new Linux release, […] the Debian Linux Release”, nobody would have expected the “Debian Linux Release” to become what’s nowadays known …

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Designing Nanocrystals for more efficient Optoelectronics

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Designing Nanocrystals for more efficient Optoelectronics

“New artificial materials for semiconductors used in solar cells or photoelectrochemical cells that are designed from scratch with totally new and tailored properties: this is the latest research topic of Stefan Wippermann, head of the group “Atomistic Modelling“ at the …

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Liquid battery could lead to flexible energy storage

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Liquid battery could lead to flexible energy storage

“A new type of energy storage system could revolutionise energy storage and drop the charging time of electric cars from hours to seconds. In a new paper published today in the journal Nature Chemistry, chemists from the University of Glasgow …

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Neon LED Signs

Neon LED Signs

“Make your own neon-style signs without any of the glass, gas, and high voltage! These neon-like LED strips have a great look, are easy to shape and splice, and you can drive them with just 9V to 12V DC. We …

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On-demand polymers may yield designer materials

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On-demand polymers may yield designer materials

“Researchers at Cornell are devising a method for creating new polymers in much the same way that a jewelry maker creates a beaded necklace – with the beads strung in a precise, controlled way. The lab of Brett Fors, assistant professor …

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