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The Future of Space Exploration: Delving into the Final Frontier

The Future of Space Exploration: Delving into the Final Frontier

Ariel Ekblaw December 21, 2013 0

The great unknown beckons, as modern technology and the space industry’s rise to prominence offer a new paradigm in exploration. From asteroid mining to X PRIZE, rockets are just the beginning.

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Ionic Conductors: From New Stereos to a Biomedical Revolution

Ionic Conductors: From New Stereos to a Biomedical Revolution

Erwin Li December 20, 2013 0

In a materials engineering lab at Harvard University, researchers have demonstrated the ability for ionic conductors to be viable candidates for potential biomedical advances

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The Chemistry of Ice Cream: The Scoop on the Unique Properties of a Popular Dessert

The Chemistry of Ice Cream: The Scoop on the Unique Properties of a Popular Dessert

Amanda Buckingham December 20, 2013 0

Ice cream has been highly regarded as a dessert staple, but its chemistry is equally appealing. Its unique properties, including a propensity for crystal formation, make the substance of interest in conjunction with the

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Alumnus Profile: Joey Brink ’11, From K’Nex to Carillon

Alumnus Profile: Joey Brink ’11, From K’Nex to Carillon

Zoe Kitchel August 17, 2013 0

One Yale alumnus has proved you can do it all. Joey Brink, a gifted carillon player and engineer, has managed to integrate his two passions for music and design throughout his career.

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One Qbit, Two Qbit, Supercomputer

One Qbit, Two Qbit, Supercomputer

Jeremy Liu February 14, 2013 0

In a breakthrough for the field of quantum computing, researchers have successfully altered a single electron’s spin

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Test Tube Meat: It’s What’s for Dinner

Test Tube Meat: It’s What’s for Dinner

Walter Hsiang February 6, 2013 2

Production of meat outside of standard farm animals may help satisfy the world's protein demand

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A Bat’s World

A Bat’s World

Achuta Raman February 5, 2013 2

Professor Roman Kuc studies bat echolocation to help build new sonar systems for robots

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Microbots: Using Nanotechnology In Medicine

Microbots: Using Nanotechnology In Medicine

Jenna Kainic February 5, 2013 1

Scientists and doctors are developing tiny robots that can find targets, deliver drugs, and monitor the body

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Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Mitchell Smooke Awarded the Zeldovich Medal

Savina Kim February 2, 2013 0

Professor Mitchell Smooke has received the Zeldovich Medal for his research in combustion theory

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Enriching Uranium

Enriching Uranium

Nolan Wilson December 21, 2012 0

Laser technology lights new paths to nuclear power by facilitating uranium enrichment

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