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Ultralight material withstands supersonic microparticle impacts

A new study by engineers at MIT, Caltech, and ETH Zürich shows that “nanoarchitected” materials — materials designed from precisely patterned nanoscale structures — may be a promising route to lightweight armor, protective coatings, blast shields, and other impact-resistant materials.The researchers have fabricated an ultralight material made from nanometer-scale carbon struts that give the material toughness and mechanical robustness....

Only half of Israelis want a third COVID-19 vaccine shot - survey

18 hours ago

When looking at those under the age of 60, only 47% said they would take the shot.Michal Grinstein-Weiss (Credit: Courtesy) “We decided, ‘yalla,’ even before the Food and Drug Administration, and I think the Health Ministry thought there would...


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“To make even the smallest contribution to improving my country would be my dream”

2 days ago

Thailand has become an economic leader in Southeast Asia in recent decades, but while the country has rapidly industrialized, many Thai citizens have been left behind.It took achieving the highest grades for Bhandtivej to break through stigmas and have...



Lefty Democrats hit Jeff Bezos over space trip, want him to pay ‘fair share’ of taxes

1 week ago

Lefty Democrats are lambasting Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos over his “despicable” comments thanking Amazon employees and customers for financing his brief trip to space — and calling on the billionaire to pay his share of taxes here on Earth....