Laboratory equipment
A laboratory (/ləˈbɒrətəri/ or /ˈlæbərətri/; informally, lab) is a facility that provides controlled conditions in which scientific or technological research, experiments, and measurement may be perf...
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5 Mysterious Videos That Cannot Be Explained
There are thousands if not millions of cameras and videos being records across the globe everyday. Whether it be on someone’s cell phone, or through private ...
A new pen-like microscope can be used to detect cancer on a whole new level
A new pen-like microscope has been developed by researchers from the University of Washington in order to help doctors detect cancer cells more efficiently
New Microscope Technique Could Speed Identification Of Deadly Bacteria
A new way of rapidly identifying bacteria, which requires a slight modification to a simple microscope, may change the way doctors approach treatment for patients who develop potentially deadly infect...
Stanford Scientists Discover How Microbes Acquire Electricity In Making Methane
Stanford University scientists have solved a long-standing mystery about methanogens, unique microorganisms that transform electricity and carbon dioxide into methane. In a new study, the Stanford tea...
Turn Your Smartphone Into A 150x Microscope
One of my favourite activities as a kid was to muck about with my dad's microscope, poring over ancient (in my mind) slides bearing legends such as "urea", "bee pollen" and "spores of smut". The teeny...
The Random Raman Laser: A New Light Source For Microcosmos
In modern microscope imaging techniques, lasers are used as light sources because they can deliver fast pulsed and extremely high-intensity radiation to a target, allowing for rapid image acquisition....
SCiO - Your Sixth Sense
Meet SCiO. It is the world's first affordable molecular sensor. Scan materials or physical objects. Get instant relevant information to your smartphone. Food, medicine, plants, and more.
Bending the light with a tiny chip: Silicon chip acts as a lens-free projector, may one day fit in cell phones -- ScienceDaily
Traditional projectors -- like those used to project a film or classroom lecture notes -- pass a beam of light through a tiny image, using lenses to map each point of the small picture to correspondin...
Mahoro lab android automates dangerous lab work
Mahoro, co-developed by AIST and Yaskawa, is a general-purpose android for automating lab work that previously had to be done manually. The robot can do tasks, such as dispensing and culturing, faster...
Scientists Turn Algae Into Crude Oil In Less Than An Hour
Researchers believe they have figured out a way to make a promising biofuel that is cheap enough to compete with gasoline
Inside the secret robot lab that's shaking up science
Inside a nondescript office park in Silicon Valley, a robotic arm is running a test. With rapid, precise movements, the arm pipettes colored liquids into wells on a tray. Within a few minutes its...
New Method Images Single Molecules and Atoms
The ultimate dream of nanotechnology is to be able to manipulate matter atom by atom. To do that, we first need to know what they look like. In what could be a major step in that direction, resear...
Microscope - The World's Most Powerful Microscope - KQED QUEST
Lawrence Berkeley National Labs just turned on a $27 million electron microscope. Its ability to make images to a resolution of half the width of a hydrogen ...
Maser - Researcher creates most powerful MASER ever with spare parts
Masers, which are to microwave radiation what lasers are to light, have been more or less ignored for many years, but an almost accidental d...
Optical instrument
IBM researchers from the T.J. Watson Research Center reached a significant milestone in the quest to send information between the brains on a chip using pu...
Centrifuges
A centrifuge is a piece of equipment that puts an object in rotation around a fixed axis (spins it in a circle), applying a potentially strong force perpendicular to the axis of spin (outward). The ce...
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Laboratory glassware
Laboratory glassware refers to a variety of equipment, traditionally made of glass, used for scientific experiments and other work in science, especially in chemistry and biology laboratories.
Gla...
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Microscope
A microscope (from the Ancient Greek: μικρός, mikrós, "small" and σκοπεῖν, skopeîn, "to look" or "see") is an instrument used to see objects that are too small for the naked eye. The science of i...
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Optical instrument
An optical instrument either processes light waves to enhance an image for viewing, or analyzes light waves (or photons) to determine one of a number of characteristic properties.
The first optica...
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Laboratory robotics
Laboratory robotics is the act of using robots in biology or chemistry labs. For example, pharmaceutical companies employ robots to move biological or chemical samples around to synthesize novel chem...
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Thermometer
A thermometer is a device that measures temperature or a temperature gradient. A thermometer has two important elements: the temperature sensor (e.g. the bulb on a mercury-in-glass thermometer) in whi...
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Star diagonal
A star diagonal is an angled mirror or prism used in telescopes that allows viewing from a direction that is perpendicular to the usual eyepiece axis. It allows more convenient and comfortable viewing...
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