Robot ‘slime magnet’ created to search inside our body

Robot ‘slime magnet’ created to search inside our body

Robot ‘slime magnet’ created to search inside our body Photo Credit: Lenin Estrada. Photo Sourced From: Pexels Article Sourced From: New York Post Accidentally swallowed a magnetic ball? Not to worry: Hong Kong scientists have created a state-of-the-art “slime robot” that can be magnetically manipulated to retrieve inadvertently ingested objects, among a myriad of other real-world applications. […]

Microplastics found in human blood

Microplastics found in human blood

Microplastics found in human blood Photo Credit: mali maeder. Photo Sourced From: Pexels Article Sourced From: Independent Nearly 8 in 10 people’s blood found to contain plastic particles, breakthrough research finds The world’s first study to look for the presence of plastics in human blood detected particles in 77 per cent of those tested, new research has found. PET […]

The poison found in everyone, even unborn babies

The poison found in everyone, even unborn babies

The poison found in everyone, even unborn babies Photo Credit: Shameel mukkath. Photo Sourced From: Pexels Article Sourced From: TheGuardian Imagine that a small group of people coordinated the intentional manufacture and release of a lethal poison – and imagine they knew this poison had special properties that meant, once released into the world, it […]

UV-LED lights can kill coronaviruses and HIV

UV-LED lights can kill coronaviruses and HIV

UV-LED lights can kill coronaviruses and HIV Photo Credit: LED Supermarket. Photo Sourced From: Pexels Article Sourced From: MedicalXpress The same lightbulbs used in offices and public spaces can destroy coronaviruses and HIV, according to a new study from University of Toronto (U of T) Scarborough. Researchers killed both viruses using UV-LED lights, which can alternate between white […]