March 30, 2011, No comments

The 44m long beam, which manufacturer Acciona claims is the longest in the world, is a load bearing, jointless, single structure made using carbon fibre reinforced polymers. Co-funded by the […]


Xradia Unveils New 3D X-Ray Microscope

March 30, 2011, No comments

Continuing to extend the reach of microcomputed tomography (CT) with breakthrough 3D X-ray imaging solutions, Xradia announces the VersaXRM-500, a ne ...


£6 million to Develop a New Generation of Composites

March 29, 2011, No comments

Existing fibre-reinforced polymer composites are known for their high strength and stiffness, which are used in applications from sporting goods to ai ...


Heavy Metals Open Path to High Temperature Nanomagnets

March 29, 2011, No comments

How would you like to store all the films ever made on a device the size of an I-phone? Magnets made of just a few metallic atoms could make it [&hell ...

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    Physicists Take a New Look at the Atom
    March 26, 2011, No comments

    Measuring the attractive forces between atoms and surfaces with unprecedented precision, University of Arizona physicists have produced data that could refine our understanding of the structure of atoms and improve […]

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    Multitouch Display Turned into a Microscope
    March 25, 2011, No comments

    The multitouch microscope integrates two Finnish innovations and brings new dimensions into teaching and research. Researchers at the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) have in collaboration with the Finnish […]