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Sphinx molecule to rescue African farmers from witchweed
17-December-2018
 
MuSCAT2 to find Earth-like Planets in the TESS Era
17-December-2018

A Japan-Spain team has developed a powerful 4-color simultaneous camera named MuSCAT2 for the 1.52-m Telescopio Carlos Sánchez at the Teide Observatory. The instrument aims to find transiting exoplanets, including Earth-like habitable planets orbiting stars near the Sun, in collaboration with NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite.

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Contact: Hitoshi Yamaoka Institution: National Astronomial Observatory of Japan
 
Preventing fatal harvest of mushrooms
17-December-2018

Chlorophyllum molybdites is the poisonous mushroom most frequently reported in Malaysia. The mushroom is confused with Termitomyces mushroom, the edible type. Researchers worked with clinicians and provide training for the doctors about the study of fungus, clinical management of mushroom poisoning and mushroom toxicology surveillance system.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
How to get the most fuel out of microalgae?
13-December-2018

Direct electrolysis has mixed results for extracting fuel sources from microalgae.

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Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Modification of Existing Nitrile Latex with Magnetite Nano Particle
12-December-2018

The present invention provides a method to produce black iron oxide nanoparticle slurry having a magnetite structure and homogenously disperse. It can be used as formed or mix with other medium.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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