Archive: 01/12/2008

Unravelling the mystery of mechatronics

( -- Futuristic projects such as a glamorous desktop personal assistant called Nicole, who can help with tasks around the office, will come under the spotlight at a conference at the Massey University this week.

dateDec 01, 2008 in Computer Sciences
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Opening up the last part of the spectrum

( -- New European research on the last, hidden part of the electromagnetic spectrum is producing new, safe and non-destructive tests for medicine, security and industrial quality control.

dateDec 01, 2008 in Engineering
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Can you hear me now? How the inner ear's sensors are made

A UCLA study shows for the first time how microscopic crystals form sound and gravity sensors inside the inner ear. Located at the ends of cilia — tiny cellular hairs in the ear that move and transmit signals — these ...

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