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    Ancient Earth's Weakened Magnetic Field May Have Driven Mass Extinction

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    When our planet’s magnetosphere nearly disappeared 565 million years ago, it may have almost taken all life with it —...

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    Humpback Whale Calls Remain Constant over Decades

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    Whales in southeastern Alaska produce “shrieks,” “moans” and “squeegies” that persist over generations  — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Jenoptik growing with ‘record’ 2018 revenue of €834m

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    Order intake worth €874 m also at record high; firm says outlook is for “further growth in 2019”....

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    EOS grows with acquisition of Vulcan Labs

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    AM addition to deliver custom solutions, support R&D and help commercialize EOS 3D platforms....

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    Monster Magnetar Pinpointed as Trigger of Ultrabright Stellar Detonation

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    New observations of a superluminous supernova could finally solve the mystery behind these and other bewildering cosmic events — Read...

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    Speeding Up Attosecond Metrology

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    High-repetition-rate laser setup could cut data acquisition times in some electron-dynamics experiments by three orders of magnitude....

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    IPG Photonics Q4, 2018 sales slide

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    Nine per cent fall to $330m in line with guidance; China sales tank, Europe down, but US demand boosted....

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    Exploring uncharted territories

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    The human brain has billions of neurons and trillions of connections. And despite extensive research by scientists worldwide, much of...

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    Improving the Stability and Optical Properties of Perovskite Films

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    A new approach to producing all-inorganic perovskite films — the result of a joint research effort by City University of...

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    Scientists to Test Light Therapy as Relief from Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

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    University at Buffalo (UB) researchers have received part of a $1.5 million grant to investigate light therapy as a replacement...

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    4 Crucial Concepts to Know Before Starting an Advertising Campaign

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    Starting an advertising campaign can be dangerously alluring. The promise of new business is certainly enticing, but it requires major...

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    Lost Opportunity: After a 15-Year Odyssey, NASA's Trailblazing Mars Rover Approaches Its End

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    Although resuscitation attempts are still underway, officials are on the verge of announcing the death of the Red Planet’s longest-lived...

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    How Phoenix Is Working to Beat Urban Heat

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    Global warming and an urban heat island effect pose a major health challenge to the city — Read more on...

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    Trumpf takes action to prepare for Brexit

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    UK MD Lee Moakes writes to customers, advising them of company preparations – including increasing local stock by £2m....

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    Non-invasive prostate cancer treatment wins 2019 SPIE Startup Challenge

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    Photonics-based procedure is less invasive than surgery, only requires local anaesthesia, and takes less than one hour....

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    Wavelength control in quantum dot lasers could assist sensing and communication

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    University of Utah project couples pairs of microdisk lasers for consistent single-wavelength output....

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    Near-infrared light kills cancer, builds immune response

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    This NIR photo immune therapy is to be licensed to Rakuten Aspyrian Therapeutics, in San Mateo, California....

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    Osram sales impacted by market weakness

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    Sales drop due to market conditions and political uncertainties hitting business development; Board taking measures to secure revenues....

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    Why Do the Northern and Southern Lights Differ?

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    Scientists have discovered the culprit: how the sun squeezes Earth’s magnetic tail — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Fabric Heats and Cools—on Environment’s Cue

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    A metatextile employs infrared-radiation gating and structural changes to trap or release heat in response to the wearer’s body temperature....

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    2D Material with Optically Addressable Spin Defects Shows Promise as Host for Quantum Emitters

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    To harness the capability of quantum computing, hardware must be developed that can access, measure, and manipulate individual quantum states....

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    A New Way to Fabricate High-Performance Optical Metasurfaces for Use in Photonic Circuits

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    A way to produce glass metasurfaces that can be either rigid or flexible, developed by engineers from the EPFL Laboratory...

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    Fraunhofer HHI selects Veeco’s sputter system

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    Institute for optical telecoms research orders ion beam sputtering system to create laser facet coatings and micro-optical devices....

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    TERIPHIC sees path to terabit datacom applications

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    EU project intends to develop terabit optical transceivers through photonic integration....

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    Astronomers Traverse the Globe to Shadow "Lucky Stars"

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    A surge in occultation science is allowing astronomers to study the sun’s asteroids, planets and moons like never before —...

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    Toward Ghost Imaging on a Chip

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    Integrating an array of 128 optical phase shifters onto a silicon chip opens the possibility of an alternative, potentially lower-cost...

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    CEA-Leti lens-free optics set to improve AR

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    Combining integrated optics and holography allows AR glasses to be less bulky and offer wider field of view....

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    Artificial "Dumbness" May Be a Solution for Engineering Smart Machines

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    Design principles derived from observing fruit flies may lead to better self-driving cars and improved Parkinson’s treatment — Read more...

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    DBR Suppresses Spectral Crosstalk for Improved IR Imaging Performance

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    Northwestern University engineers found a way to suppress spectral crosstalk between dual-band long-wavelength photodetectors. Their discovery could reduce image distortion...

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    Drunk Witnesses Remember a Surprising Amount

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    Interviewing an inebriated person at the scene may be more accurate than waiting until he or she is sober  —...

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    A Machine Gets High Marks for Diagnosing Sick Children

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    Will artificial intelligence be your next ER doctor? — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Low-Linewidth Laser at Photonic Chip Scale Is Quiet Enough for Precise Scientific Applications

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    Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara and their collaborators at Honeywell, Yale, and Northern Arizona University have developed...

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    Smart Glass Sets Sights on Smart Homes

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    Integrated, invisible microstructured optics developed by ZEISS GmbH have made it possible to utilize transparent glass or plastic in never-before-seen...

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    VI Systems Awarded Two Optoelectronic Patents

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    The U.S. Patent Office has awarded two critical patents to VI Systems GmbH for applications in advanced data communications, sensing,...

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    German Companies Partner for Macroscopic Polymer Production

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    LightFab GmbH, Bartels Mikrotechnik GmbH, Miltenyi Biotec GmbH, and Fraunhofer ILT are jointly executing the HoPro-3D project, a plan to...

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    CEA-Leti Develops AR Retinal Projection Technology

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    CEA-Leti, a French research institute for electronics and information technologies, has developed a novel retinal-projection concept for augmented reality (AR)...

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    New Adaptive Fabric Cools Down as You Heat Up

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    The dynamic textile becomes more breathable in hotter, sweatier conditions — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Wayward Satellites Test Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

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    The botched launch of two Galileo navigation probes made for an unexpected experiment — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Swansea University, Crown Holdings Enter Smart Factory Project Collaboration

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    Next-generation smart factories, which use advanced digital technology to improve efficiency, are the focus of a collaboration between packaging manufacturer...

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    OSA, Coherent Have Created the Couillaud Ultrafast Photonics Award

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    The Optical Society Foundation (OSAF) and laser developer Coherent Inc. recently created the Bernard J. Couillaud Prize, a merit-based award...

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    A Better Pill–Internal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine

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    A tortoise and a puffer fish inspire technology to overcome the multibillion-dollar nonadherence problem — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Cisco Completes Acquisition of Luxtera

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    Cisco has announced that it completed the acquisition of privately-held Luxtera, Inc., a semiconductor company headquartered in Carlsbad, Calif. that...

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    A Better Pill—Internal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine

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    A tortoise and a puffer fish inspire technology to overcome the multibillion-dollar nonadherence problem — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Farside Politics: The West Eyes Moon Cooperation with China

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    Scientists and policy makers in the U.S. and Europe are seeking new ways to work with China on its ambitious...

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    Putting Solar Panels on Water Is a Great Idea–but Will It Float?

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    The U.S. has been slow to embrace the technology, even though Japan and China are zooming ahead — Read more...

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    Slaking the World's Thirst with Seawater Dumps Toxic Brine in Oceans

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    The salt and chemicals in the brine left over from desalination can threaten local marine ecosystems — Read more on...

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    A Tiny Reef Fish Can Recognize Itself in a Mirror

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    When chimpanzees and elephants pass this classic test, they are said to have self-awareness. Can we say the same for...

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    Watch Now: Communicating the Universe's Complexity with Graphic Novels

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    Theoretical physicist Clifford V. Johnson discusses his eye-catching approach to sharing science with the public — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Putting Solar Panels on Water Is a Great Idea—but Will It Float?

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    The U.S. has been slow to embrace the technology, even though Japan and China are zooming ahead — Read more...

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    Nanowire Control for Ring Resonator Systems

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    Canada-based researchers report what they say are “the largest, yet most compact” auto-tuned silicon ring resonator circuits to date....

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    NASA Team Experimenting with Femtosecond Lasers

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    An ultrafast laser that fires pulses of light 100 millionths of a nanosecond in duration could potentially revolutionize the way...

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    Prism Award Winners Shine at Center Stage

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    Amid the bustle of Photonics West, some of the industry’s top innovators gathered to honor the best products and advancements...

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    RoboSense Named a 2019 CES Innovation Honoree

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    RoboSense has been named a CES 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree for its RS-IPLS Intelligent Perception lidar system. An annual program...

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    RIT’s Bhattacharya Building Nanoparticle Laser Framework

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    Mishkat Bhattacharya, an associate professor of physics at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) and a member of the Future Photon Initiative,...

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    Connectivity – as above, so below

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    My Instagram account recently reminded me how big the year 2018 was for space exploration and connectivity. December marked the...

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    Optics and Photonics International Congress 2019

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    The fact that the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics was awarded to three laser scientists — Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou,...

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    Prism Award Winners Take Center Stage

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    Amid the bustle of Photonics West, some of the industry’s top innovators gathered on Feb. 6 to honor the best...

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    Lumentum looks beyond current slowdown in 3D sensing

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    Drop in orders affects results, but long-term market for products remains “tremendous opportunity.”...

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    Have We Mismeasured the Universe?

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    New studies of the oldest light and sound in the cosmos suggest novel physics—rather than systematic errors—could explain an unsolved...

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    Antireflection Coatings Make Plastic Lenses “Disappear”

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    Robust fluoropolymer AR coatings for plastic optics use two types of molecules to achieve an ultralow refractive index....

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    EMVA’s Berndt Elected to Photonics21 Board

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    As a member of the European Machine Vision Association’s board of directors, Dirk Berndt was recently elected to the Photonics21...

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    Corning, WaveOptics Enter AR Partnership

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    Glass supplier Corning Inc. and diffractive waveguide manufacturer WaveOptics Ltd. have entered into a long-term supply agreement for augmented reality...

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    UC Santa Barbara’s Lubin Describes Interstellar Laser Travel Through NASA Research

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    Experimental cosmologist Philip Lubin recently presented interstellar space travel scenarios at the Optical Society’s Laser Congress in Boston, informed by...

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    ON Semiconductor sees strong future in automotive sector

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    Market for driver-assistance sensors still accelerating despite macroeconomic concerns....

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    Parasitic Wasp Larvae Force Young Social Spiders into Deadly Hermitage

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    The immature insects hijack the arachnids’ brains and make them build their own tombs — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    ON Semiconductor expects strong future in automotive sector

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    Market for driver-assistance sensors still accelerating despite macroeconomic concerns....

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    Warning Scale Unveiled for Dangerous Rivers in the Sky

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    Strings of ocean storms called atmospheric rivers flood California and other western coastlines, although sometimes they can be beneficial —...

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    RSC Analytical Chemistry journals Emerging Investigator Series

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    Our Analytical Chemistry journals Analyst, Analytical Methods and Lab on a Chip are committed to early career researchers in the...

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    II-VI sees revenues rise as Finisar acquisition proceeds

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    Shareholders now persuaded of the benefits of Finisar deal, says the company....

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    Comet-Blasted Star May Be a Rerun of the Solar System's Birth

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    Far beyond our sun, astronomers have discovered comets bombarding a young solar-type star—and possibly its inner planets — Read more...

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    Blue OLED on silicon sensor detects phosphorescence

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    Fraunhofer FEP developers to demo prototype, which is designed for oxygen ratio monitoring, at Embedded World 2019....

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    Acquisition of Aeryon Labs Expands FLIR’s Unmanned Systems Solutions Offerings

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    FLIR Systems Inc. has acquired Aeryon Labs Inc., a developer of high-performance unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for the global military,...

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    Polar Vortex Could Knock Back Invasive Tree-Killers–for a While

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    Insects like the cold-hardy emerald ash borer could see mass die-offs, but survivors could have hardier offspring — Read more...

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    Combined SPECT and Cardiac MR Imaging Can Help Guide VT Ablation

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    Adding functional imaging to structural imaging of patients with ventricular tachycardia (VT) has the potential to improve current VT ablation...

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    Phone Hacking Fears and Facts

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    The lack of security built into phone networks leaves callers vulnerable to snooping, but the growth of encrypted communications will...

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    Polar Vortex Could Knock Back Invasive Tree-Killers—for a While

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    Insects like the cold-hardy emerald ash borer could see mass die-offs, but survivors could have hardier offspring — Read more...

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    Data-Driven Spectroscopy Has Potential to Lower R&D Costs, Speed Development

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    Artificial Intelligence for Spectroscopy (ARTIST) is a new approach to spectroscopy that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to accelerate the spectroscopic...

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    All-at-Once, Volumetric 3-D Printing

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    A “reverse CT scan” approach allows entire volume of small, complex objects to be solidified in a single run—at speeds...

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    MKS weathers semiconductor headwinds while laser revenues rise

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    Imminent acquisition of ESI expected to boost future micromachining sales...

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    Organ-on-a-Chip systems-translating concept into practice Thematic Collection

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    We are pleased to announce a new Thematic Collection on Organ-on-a-Chip systems, translating concept into practice! The first collection of papers...

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    Researchers Demonstrate Fractal Light from Lasers

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    A team from the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) and the University of Glasgow has demonstrated that fractal light can...

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    Blue OLED-on-Silicon Sensor Detects Phosphorescence

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    Scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP have developed a miniaturized phosphorescence sensor...

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    China slowdown weighs on Coherent outlook

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    Tariffs, debt and waning consumer confidence reduces visibility in key materials processing market....

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    The Universe's Fate Rests on the Hubble Constant–Which Has So Far Eluded Astronomers

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    Scientists keep getting conflicting calculations of the expansion rate of the universe, but a new technique could help — Read...

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    Here's How Much Ice Antarctica Is Losing–It's a Lot

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    The world’s southernmost continent is jettisoning six times more ice now than it was four decades ago — Read more...

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    Toward More Stable, Scalable Perovskite PVs

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    Changing material and production technique for the electron transport layer could boost perovskite solar cell lifetimes....

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    Cave That Housed Neandertals and Denisovans Challenges View of Cultural Evolution

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    Researchers have deduced which early human species occupied Denisova Cave and when, drawing surprising conclusions about who made the sophisticated...

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    The Universe's Fate Rests on the Hubble Constant—Which Has So Far Eluded Astronomers

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    Scientists keep getting conflicting calculations of the expansion rate of the universe, but a new technique could help — Read...

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    UA Project Will Provide Interdisciplinary Access to Quantum Resources

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    University of Arizona (UA) researchers are building a shared research and training instrument to help scientists in diverse fields benefit...

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    Optical Microscopy System Simultaneously Observes and Stimulates Multiple Living Cells in 3D

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    A new optical microscope uses holographic techniques to stimulate multiple cells simultaneously and monitor cell activity after stimulation. Developed by...

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    Here's How Much Ice Antarctica Is Losing—It's a Lot

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    The world’s southernmost continent is jettisoning six times more ice now than it was four decades ago — Read more...

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    What If Your Fitbit Could Run on a Wi-Fi Signal?

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    New 2-D electronic technology may reap radio energy to power an array of devices such as hearing aids, sensors and...

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    Vaccinating Mice May Finally Slow Lyme Disease

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    Killing ticks and inoculating people has failed, so researchers try immunizing mice via vaccine-laced food — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    InPulse Project Is Expected to Accelerate PIC Development in Europe

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    InPulse is a pilot project that will offer access to the latest production technology for photonic integrated circuits (PICs) based...

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    'lnPulse' pilot line to give Europe edge in PICs development

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    Sixteen partners coordinated by TU Eindhoven start work on four-year €14m EC-funded project....

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    MIT laser system transmits audible messages to audience

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    Could be used for communications in noisy situations or even warn groups of a dangerous situation – such as an...

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    Lumibird hits €100M milestone

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    Paris-listed laser maker now targeting €150M turnover by 2021, alongside increased profitability....

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    How Birds See the Forest for the Trees

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    A multispectral camera with a UV filter allows researchers to see vegetated habitats in a way similar to birds—and to...

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    Photodigm Inc. Has Appointed Davis Vice President of Sales

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    Photodigm Inc., manufacturer of monolithic DBR laser diodes for instrumentation, metrology, and medical diagnostics, recently announced the appointment of Bob...

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    All-Photonic Quantum Repeaters Could Lead to Faster, More Secure Quantum Internet

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    Researchers at the University of Toronto are working to address the challenges of transmitting quantum information securely over great distances...

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    Photodigm Inc. Has Appointed Bob Davis Vice President of Sales

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    Photodigm Inc., manufacturer of monolithic DBR laser diodes for instrumentation, metrology, and medical diagnostics, recently announced the appointment of Bob...

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    New Star Maps Shed Light on Milky Way's Convulsive History

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    Hints of ghostly galaxies and ancient cataclysms in data from the Gaia spacecraft offer fresh insights into dark matter —...

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    Jenoptik wins two major US orders worth over €12m

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    Recently-acquired Canadian engineering firm Prodmax gains contracts with General Motors and another auto parts maker....

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    Robotic-Assisted Lung Surgery Can Help Improve Patient Outcomes

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    Complete robotic-assisted lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) to remove emphysematous tissue was successfully performed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. The robotic...

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    Lens-Free, Multicolor Holography Technique Could Enable Compact 3D Displays

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    A holography technique based on computer-generated holograms (CHGs), developed by a team at Duke University, produces complex, multicolor holographic images...

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    Nobel winners attack European Commission over photonics omission

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    Gérard Mourou, Ted Hänsch, and Stefan Hell call for explicit addition of photonics as key technology in forthcoming Horizon Europe...

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    Ghostly Galaxies Hint at Dark Matter Breakthrough

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    Two newfound galaxies appear to be devoid of the mysterious substance, paradoxically providing more proof dark matter exists — Read...

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    House Democrats Plan to Tackle Climate—with or without the GOP

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    Rep. Kathy Castor, head of the revamped House climate committee, says the panel will be working on a policy road...

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    Laser-Beaming Sound to a Recipient’s Ear

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    Setup uses photoacoustic effect to deliver laser-encoded audible messages through air directly to a recipient, without receiving equipment....

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    Photomultiplier Tubes from Brown Team Will Be the 'Eyes' of New Dark Matter Detector

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    Brown University researchers have assembled two arrays of photomultiplier tubes (PMTs) to serve as the “eyes” for the LUX-ZEPLIN (L-Z)...

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    Photoacoustic Approach Uses Lasers to Send Messages

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    Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Lincoln Laboratory have demonstrated two laser-based methods to transmit various audio tones and...

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    Modulated Imaging to commercialize tissue oxygenation imager

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    Spin-out from UC Irvine’s photonics incubator closes $7M round of series B venture funding....

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    Why Rocking to Sleep Is a Matchless Sedative—and Elixir

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    Back-and-forth motions may tweak the sensory organs that control our balance and spatial orientation — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    In a First, Earthlings Spot a Meteor Strike the Eclipse-Darkened Moon

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    A flash of light during last weekend’s total lunar eclipse sparks a search for a new lunar crater — Read...

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    An Open Letter to U.S. Scientist Legislators

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    You can restore credibility to Congress and lead on issues from opioid addiction to clean water — Read more on...

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    Hyperspectral Imaging Could Automate, Improve Plastics Recycling

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    A new method using NIR hyperspectral imaging (HSI) and chemometrics could make it possible to sort between different types of...

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    New Free-Space Enhancement Cavities Developed for Optical Solitons

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    Physicists based at Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU) and the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics have generated temporal, dissipative, optical...

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    Jingfang Optotelectronics acquires Dutch Anteryon group

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    Anteryon, based in Eindhoven, was spun off from Philips in 2006; now delivers “customer-specific optical components.”...

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    ASML remaining positive despite geopolitical tensions

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    Lithography giant still seeing solid business in China; settles Nikon patent dispute with €150 million payment and royalty plan....

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    Achromatic metalens focuses light regardless of polarization

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    New design “doubles the efficiency of the lens”, says Federico Capasso’s development group at SEAS, Harvard....

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    A Simple Camera and an Algorithm Let You See around Corners

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    A preliminary study shows how it might be possible one day to use a smartphone app to look around a...

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    Prior Dengue Infection Protects Children against Zika Symptoms

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    A Nicaraguan study supports the idea preexisting dengue immunity may affect susceptibility to Zika — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    Blowing Up Brains to See Their Circuitry

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    Scientists combine expansion and lattice light-sheet microscopy to rapidly image whole brains at nanoscale resolution....

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    Light-Powered Fluid Pump Can Change Locations Easily to Perform Different Functions

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    A highly controllable method that uses UV light to direct particle motion and assembly within liquids could assist in drug...

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    UV-Powered Fluid Pump Could be Used to Move Pollutants, Deliver Drugs

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    A highly controllable method that uses UV light to direct particle motion and assembly within liquids could assist in drug...

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    Rockley Photonics completes silicon photonics platform for sensing

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    Having overcome significant technological challenges, chipsets have started shipping. Products implementing them will “ramp up the production curve.”...

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    Microlight3D launches 'new generation' 3D-printer for high-res parts

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    Altraspin’s 3D printing method makes extremely smooth surfaced micro-parts without need for post-processing; cuts time and costs in prototyping....

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    SiOnyx lands $20M US Army deal to advance night-vision cameras

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    Low-light cameras set to be provide US soldiers with technological advantage....

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    Imaging of fruit fly and mouse brains promises richer understanding of neural development

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    MIT and HHMI project combines expansion microscopy with lattice light-sheet microscopy....

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    How to Shift Anti-Transgender Attitudes

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    A new study shows that door-to-door “deep canvassing” conversations can change real voters’ attitudes to be more tolerant — Read...

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    Sensor Uses AI to Obtain Real-Time Images from Satellite Orbit

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    Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) have developed a low-cost star tracker and Earth sensor. The star tracker...

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    Artificial Photosynthesis Could Help Limit Carbon Emissions

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    If CO2 emissions do not fall fast enough, then CO2 will have to be removed from the atmosphere to limit...

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    Mauna Kea reports rise in clinical sales

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    Optical biopsy firm encouraged by figures after transition to pay-per-use business model....

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    Sofradir and ULIS to invest €150M in French Nano 2022 program

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    Five-year investment to develop next-generation infrared detectors; part of EU initiative to strengthen microelectronics....

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    Max Planck Florida Becomes a ZEISS Labs@Location Partner

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    The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) and the Germany-based microscopy company ZEISS announced a “labs@location” partnership agreement on...

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    Two Microscopy Techniques Combine for Nanoscale Brain-Wide Optical Imaging

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    Scientists from the Eric Betzig lab at Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Janelia Campus and the Ed Boyden Lab at Massachusetts...

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    Lunar De-Light! How to View 2019's Sole Total Eclipse of the Moon

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    On January 20, stargazers across the Americas will have stunning views of a historic celestial event — Read more on...

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    U.S. Astronomers Ponder Science Priorities for the 2020s and Beyond

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    The Astro 2020 Decadal Survey kicks off amid turmoil and uncertainty — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...

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    ARL Explores Benefits of Immersive Technology for Soldiers

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    Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), in collaboration with the University of Minnesota and the U.S. Army’s Institute...

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    Has LIGO Seen Galaxy-Warped Gravitational Waves?

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    Nobel laureate George Smoot claims LIGO has observed amplified signals of black hole mergers from the very distant universe, but...

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    The Cerebellum Is Your "Little Brain"—and It Does Some Pretty Big Things

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    A newly identified circuit connecting the cerebellum to the brain’s reward centers in mice could help scientists understand autism and...

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