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A lamp emitting warm light

A new type of temperature-dependent coating on white LEDs could pave the way for lights that are not only energy…
Illustration of digital data

Data science is no doubt a hot topic, as attested by all the excitement around ‘big data’, the growing demand…
Helicobacter bacteria

Using a completely new approach, a German biotech startup is hoping to produce the first successful vaccine to treat Helicobacter…
Emergency response robot with 'free look control'

A method borrowed from video gaming can make remote-controlled emergency response robots easier to use – enabling the operator to…
Hand luggage and suitcases at airport check-in

A newly developed digital sensor will make it quick and easy to detect bombs, explosives and drugs at airports and…
Cathal Garvey

The biohacking movement, which appeared in the U.S. in the late 2000s, has now spread to Europe. The idea is…
Gerhard Kramer

For Gerhard Kramer, choosing which engineering field to specialise in came naturally: the most challenging one – from a mathematics…
David Weinberger

Linear narrative might be good for fiction, but it is no longer adapted to reality, says American commentator David Weinberger.
Frederik Jørgensen

Without any technical expertise, four Danes have created award-winning upmarket headphones. Frederik Jørgensen, a co-founder of AIAIAI, describes the challenges…
The Visio.M electric car

An attractive, affordable, safe and comfortable electric car with a reasonable driving range: that was the goal of the German…