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Nano Chemistry 

What is Nano Chemistry? In the last few years, due to extensive research undertaken by scientists all over the world,there have been significant breakthroughs in nanoscience technology. The word ‘nano’comes…

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On the Essence of Time 

How we perceive and measure time. Time – we experience its steady passing every day of our lives. It is a topic so central to physics and so intuitive to…

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Air Pollution: a vehicle for COVID-19? 

Title image source: Smart Air The streets are empty, and pictures of clear blue skies above Delhi and Beijing have gone viral (no pun intended). It is obvious that the Coronavirus has been dramatically beneficial to air quality around…

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Brain-Computer Interface Technology 

Summary  A Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) system is the use of hardware and software to enable a brain to control peripherals and perceive electrical signals. BCI systems are split into 4 phases: preprocessing, feature…

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Humanity’s futile dispute 

The perpetual conflict between Nature and Nurture – whether our personality or psychological traits are defined by their genetic formulation or influences from our external environment – is one that…

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May the 4th be with you… 

An article about the 4 fundamental forces of nature. May the 4th (be with you) is annual Star Wars Day for obvious reasons. While you may contend that the ‘Force’,…

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Antibiotics: From Saviour to Traitor 

Prior to the beginning of the twentieth century, disease ravaged the world. Even in industrialized countries, it remained a nightmare. In 1900, the average global life expectancy stood at a…