Despite that most web traffic today comes from smartphones and tablets, the mobile web remains inconveniently slow. Even on fast 4G networks, a page takes 14 seconds to load on average -- an eternity in today's connected world.
The Finnish company Goodwiller has launched a rapid alcohol test it has developed in collaboration with VTT that measures the blood alcohol content from saliva.
Sandia National Laboratories is helping a Bay Area company better understand whether cyanobacteria can be grown for biofuels on a large scale.
Michigan Medicine will serve as the clinical coordinating center of a new emergency care clinical trial network. How the federally funded network seeks to improve patient outcomes from emergency conditions.
The US Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory and United Scientific Supplies Inc. are introducing high school students to nanoscience with a new hands-on product.
A new international research group has been established to investigate the underlying genetic causes of cerebral palsy, spurred on by the discoveries of University of Adelaide researchers.
An electric car for Africa, custom-designed for the needs of the population there, that strengthens rural structures and helps drive the economy: scientists at the Technical University of Munich and partners have been working intensively towards this goal for four years. They will present their new prototype to the public at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt from Sept. 12-15, 2017. The aCar is designed for passenger and cargo transportation and is also interesting for the European automotive market.
The new cold-tolerant hybrid strains developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland enable fermentation at lower and higher temperatures than before.
Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are going to conduct trials of a modular thermal flaw detector on the first Russian airplane totally built out of carbon fiber.
Singapore's National Neuroscience Institute (NNI) and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) are collaborating to develop innovative technologies to better diagnose and treat patients with neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease and brain injuries.