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May 26/June 2, 2008

Diamond beetles

The future of technologies that use light to transmit information and generate electricity could lie in the scales of an iridescent green beetle. [more]

Lasing spaser


In 2003, researchers proposed making a device that would concentrate plasmons the same way laser concentrates light. A new proposal marries the plasmon spaser with a metamaterial to produce very thin chips that have built-in lasers. [more]

Nanotube-cancer concern


Add a new potential risk to the list of health concerns about carbon nanotubes: asbestos-induced cancers. [more]

This chip is a pill


The humble medicinal pill is getting a high-tech update. [more]

Cells prefer stripes


Artificial nanoparticles that can enter living cells are useful for delivering drugs, diagnosing diseases and studying biology. Early models have tended to either damage cells or fail to reach cell interiors. [more]

Snip-and-tag DNA sequencing


A method of fragmenting and mapping DNA molecules provides rapid and inexpensive genome sequencing, which promises to boost medical and biological research. [more]


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