SAPH-ire helps scientists prioritize protein modification research
Researchers have developed a new informatics technology that analyzes existing data repositories of protein modifications and 3D protein structures to help scientists identify and target research on "hotspots" ...
3-D printer churns out handheld underground water model
Cutting-edge three dimensional printing technology has produced a plastic model representing the land surface and underground water systems across 3.5 million hectares of the La Grange groundwater allocation ...
Message-bearing coffee foam taps printer mechanics
Nintendo to allow gay marriage in latest 'Fire Emblem' game
The sword and spear-wielding warriors in the new instalment of Nintendo's hit "Fire Emblem" series will be able to marry whomever they like, the Japanese game-maker has said.
Disposable lab-on-a-chip chemical assay unit with cell phone camera readout
There is growing demand for point-of-care diagnosis worldwide using low-cost, autonomous, and disposable devices. Scientists in Sweden have developed a disposable lab-on-a-chip unit that is manufactured by ...
It's not just hype – 3D printing is the bridge to the future
A company in the Netherlands is building a bridge across a canal in Amsterdam using 3D-printing robots. It seems that such attention-grabbing headlines appear regularly to declare how 3D-printing is destin ...
E3 BUZZ: Virtual reality for the nearsighted
Musings from the floor on the second day of the annual Electronic Entertainment Expo's three-day run at the Los Angeles Convention Center:
Hot firing of world's first 3D-printed platinum thruster chamber
The world's first spacecraft thruster with a platinum combustion chamber and nozzle made by 3D printing has passed its baptism of fire with a series of firings lasting more than an hour and 618 ignitions.
Cellulose from wood can be printed in 3-D
A group of researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have managed to print and dry three-dimensional objects made entirely by cellulose for the first time with the help of a 3D-bioprinter. They also ...
Nintendo charts return of 'Zelda,' 'Star Fox' at E3 (Update)
Link is set to return to the Nintendo 3DS before he arrives on the Wii U.
MX3D is to 3D-print a steel bridge over water in Amsterdam
Interactive tabletop holographic display soars on Kickstarter
3-D printing with metals achieved
A team of researchers from the University of Twente has found a way to 3D print structures of copper and gold, by stacking microscopically small metal droplets. These droplets are made by melting a thin ...
Robotic harvesting of broccoli could be coming to a field near you
A project involving 3D camera technology currently being developed at the University of Lincoln, UK, could result in a fully automatic robotic harvesting system for broccoli.