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Using Light To Erase Memories Possible – Sounds Like Stargate

Light, the form of energy that allows us to see, might also cause us to ‘un-see’ certain events of our lives by making us forget memories of the past. A group of scientists have demonstrated that when specific nerve cells of the brain of mice are switched off, certain memories of theirs are erased. Want to

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2014 Nobel Prize for Physics Go To Inventors of the Blue LED

The Nobel Prize award-giving body announced today, 7th of October, the winners of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics: Japanese Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano, and American Shuji Nakamura. The three scientists have received much acclaim for their invention of the new energy-efficient and green light source, the blue LEDs (light-emitting diodes), that have been exploited

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Watch Out: Quantum Teleportation Over 25 Kilometer Successfully Done

A team of scientists from the University of Geneva have achieved what was so far unattainable. They have carried out experiments to confirm that a photon’s quantum state can be maintained as it is transported in a crystal with no direct contact whatsoever in between the two. The crystal saves information about the photon while

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New Creation: Material Imitating Octopus’ Camouflage Talents Is Here

A material imitating the ability of the octopus to change colour and skin texture in a matter of seconds has been engineered by a team of researchers. The latter purport that it is quite economical and can be used for many purposes other than military ones. One of the wonders of nature is camouflage. Certain

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Vantablack: The World’s Darkest Material Created

Save the name: Vantablack, it’s darker than black and is considered as the world’s darkest material right now. Black is beautiful, probably like no other color is. It is discrete and dull, while it screams a wide range of messages, with its touch of mystery. So many people find themselves pulled to this color for

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