Tag: Microscope

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  • IIT-Delhi unveils innovative projects

    IIT-Delhi unveils innovative projects

    A digital microscope to see cells in 3-D, a helmet whose strap tightens with the click of a button and components which make buildings earthquake resistant — are among the many projects IIT-Delhi has put on display on Wednesday, three days ahead of its 13th Open House. The innovative projects on show are near completion …

    April 19, 2017
  • Then came the microscope

    Then came the microscope

    Early scientists used an item that was destined to be omnipresent in a laboratory — the microscope. 70-yearold Bradshaw Amos has spent most of his time studying a different and very tiny world, also through a microscope. He is a visiting professor, at the University of Strathclyde, Scotland, and works with a team of researchers; …

    April 11, 2017
  • Aliens that live off and in us

    Aliens that live off and in us

    I think it is possible that what we see as the universe could simply be a collection of blood cells floating in plasma/ether inside another body. Imagine if we were simply a floating cell in the stomach of a large being. The cells inside us could be worlds of their own and they could have …

    August 27, 2016
  • Sex, not income, determines division of chores

    Sex, not income, determines division of chores

    In a first, researchers studying Americans’ beliefs about chores found that sex and gender are more important than income in determining views on division of tasks. According to a study, for heterosexual couples, most Americans still believe in the traditional division of household labour between husbands and wives. "…for same-sex couples, they think the ‘more …

    August 22, 2016