Bioengineering

Creating Stretchable Thermoelectric Generators

Linköping, Sweden — For the first time, a soft and stretchable organic thermoelectric module has been created that can harvest energy from body heat. The breakthrough was enabled by a new composite...

Building a Better Botox

Boston, MA — Botulinum toxins — a.k.a. botox — have a variety of uses in medicine: to treat muscle overactivity in overactive bladder, to correct misalignment of the eyes in strabismus,...

Casting Light on the Brain’s Inner Workings

Tucson, AZ — The mammalian brain is the most complex organ in the body, capable of processing thousands of stimuli simultaneously to analyze patterns, predict changes and generate highly measured action....

Gasification Goes Green

Houston, TX — Rice University engineers have created a light-powered nanoparticle that could shrink the carbon footprint of a major segment of the chemical industry. The particle, tiny spheres...

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