Engineers at the University of California, San Diego have invented a power saving chip. This would considerably lessen or completely do away with the need to replace batteries in devices and gadgets running on Internet of Things (IoT). The wake-up receiver wakes up a gadget or a wearable only when needed to do its chores or communicate. It also enables the gadget to remain dormant for the rest of the


A team of researchers led by Jessica Cantlon put forward the result of their study. The focus of the study was to calculate the efficiency of the brains of boys and girls. It was a common stereotype that women were not as good as men in the field of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM). However, the research the team at Mellon University proves that men and women have similar brains


Chemical energy is capable of offering a more sustainable world, believes James McKone, at chemical engineering department of University of Pittsburgh. Believing in this strongly, the researcher is exploring ways for chemical industry to make use of renewable electricity. Renewable Electricity Used as Primary Energy Source in this Research Dr. Steven Little, Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Swanson School, said that his work confirms a fact already known. Lab

Hair Follicles

According to a recent study, the skin cancer cell can develop in the hair follicles. This study states that some of the deadliest skin cancer can initiate in the stem cells responsible for hair growth. It is there where immature pigment making cell develops into cancer cells and spread across the body. Previous studies state that skin cancer may occur due to excessive exposure to ultraviolet radiation. However, even if

Plastic Waste

Three of the largest soft-drink companies in the world have embarked on a journey to save the world from plastics. Coca Cola, Dr. Pepper, and Pepsi Co have launched Every Bottle Back initiative. This program promises to offer significant solutions to plastic waste in the United States. According to Coca-Cola representative, there are three key aspects that need our immediate attention to solve the plastic crisis. These three including sorting,