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Found 37 articles for September 2017.
 
Unraveling a major cause of sea ice retreat in the Arctic Ocean
6-September-2017

Quantitative analysis has evidenced the acceleration system of melting ice: dark water surfaces absorb more heat than white ice surfaces, thus melting ice and making more water surfaces in the Arctic Ocean.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Citrus consumption could help lower onset of dementia
6-September-2017

Tohoku University researchers have found some evidence to suggest that daily intake of citrus fruits, such as oranges, grapefruits, lemons or limes, could reduce the risk of dementia developing among older adults by almost 15 percent.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Japan pivotal in advancing energy storage and conversion materials
12-September-2017

Japanese researchers have helped discover, analyze and commercialize novel conducting materials and products, such as zirconia-based gas sensors and lithium-ion batteries.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science Category: Technology
 
Integrated lasers on different surfaces
8-September-2017

A simple and versatile technique for manufacturing hybrid lasers on different materials opens the door to new applications for photonic devices.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Technology
 
An eye for high explosives
8-September-2017

Fluorescent polymer points the finger at traces of explosive devices.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Technology
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