• Wang Fang posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 day, 8 hours ago

    The World’s First Uncuttable Metal, Named “Proteus,” May Have Been Developed By European Engineers. The Metal’s Cellular Structure, Filled With Ceramic Spheres, Blunts Any Cutting Object Making The Metal Suitable For Thief-Proofing Chains And Locks. The Cellular Skin Of Grapefruit And The Shells Of Molluscs Inspired The Metal Molecules.

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  • Wang Fang posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 3 weeks, 3 days ago

    Scientists May Have Discovered Bacteria That Feeds On Metal After Suspecting That They Have Existed For More Than A Million Years. The Bacteria, Speculated To Be Found In Tap Water, Was Chanced Upon To Be The First To Use Manganese As An Energy Source. This Find Has Implication For Better Understanding Groundwater And Manganese Nodules.

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  • Wang Fang posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 6 months, 1 week ago

    A Bandage Has Been Created That Is Said To Change Color From Green To Yellow When In Contact With A Bacterial Infection, Releasing Antibiotics To Kill Drug-Sensitive Bacteria. The Bandage Turns Red When Drug-Resistant Bacteria Are Present, Requiring Light To Be Shined On The Bandage To Release Oxygen Species That Kills/Weakens The Bacteria.

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  • Wang Fang posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 8 months, 1 week ago

    There Is A Type Of Natural Sugar Called Tagatose, Approved By The FDA As A Food Additive. Researchers Claim It’s Safe For Diabetics, Will Not Cause Cavity, Has No Link To Cancer, And Has 38% Calories Of Conventional Sugar. Unfortunately, It’s Hard To Produce Commercially Until Now By Using Lactobacillus Plantarum—A Food-Safe Bacterium.

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