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Penny-Sized Invention Could Propel Tiny Satellites

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August 20, 2012
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A penny-sized invention by MIT scientists could revolutionize certain space technologies.


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Deutsche Welle (July 7, 2013) — He opened up a new world, paving the way for nanotechnology. Gerd Binnig shared the 1986 Nobel Prize in Physics for the invention of the scanning tunneling microscope. For the first time, the invention made it possible to see individual atoms and manipulate them. Chemistry had become engineering. Ever since, information scientists, chemists and materials scientists have been using Binnigs inventions to create materials with made-to-measure properties, in particular for microelectronics. Binnig himself started up a company that develops software to automatically analyze microscope images - for example, to recognize tumor cells. Tomorrow Today presents a portrait of the Nobel laureate.
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The Hidden Cost of Social Networking

The Hidden Cost of Social Networking

France 24 (Mar. 9, 2013) — Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, you don't have to pay a single penny to use these social networks. But there is a hidden cost, as these platforms make their money from the personal data supplied by their members.
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California Teen Invents Quick Charging Device

California Teen Invents Quick Charging Device

AP (June 3, 2013) — A California high school student has created a new type of "supercapacitor." The San Jose teen's invention could help pave the way for cell phones that can be charged in 30 seconds.
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Turning Garbage Into Gas Puts Waste to Work

Turning Garbage Into Gas Puts Waste to Work

Reuters (Mar. 12, 2012) — One man believes he has a new invention that could solve the tricky issue of waste processing.
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