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How Conductive Coatings Are Changing Aviation

Posted by Battelle Staff on May 8, 2015

When you’re up in the air, ice is the enemy. Even a little ice on an aircraft’s wings can add weight and change the aerodynamics in dangerous ways.

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DNA

A Picture of You from Your DNA?

Posted by Battelle Staff on May 5, 2015

Today’s DNA forensic techniques can only tell whether or not the genetic sample matches a sequence already in the DNA database.

Robotics
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Robots Go Where Humans Can't or Shouldn't

Posted by Battelle Staff on Apr 28, 2015

Difficult tasks in harsh conditions like those in space or undersea are nearly impossible for humans to do on their own. Luckily, we have robots.

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Five Cools Things You Can Do With Encapsulation

Posted by Battelle Staff on Apr 28, 2015

Would you like to have a perfume that changes fragrance with your mood? How about an automotive paint that heals itself when scratched or nicked?

HeatCoat Technology
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How Do You De-ice a Drone?

Posted by Battelle Staff on Apr 23, 2015

Icing is a serious problem for drones. But anti-icing systems designed for commercial aircraft are too bulky and too heavy.

Med Device Safety
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4 Ways Hackers Are Exploiting Medical Devices

Posted by Battelle Staff on Apr 22, 2015

Connected medical devices are making healthcare more mobile, more personal and more powerful. But do they also pose a threat to safety and security?

Bioformulation
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Five Good Reasons to Support GMOs

Posted by Battelle Staff on Mar 27, 2015

You hear a lot about GMOs these days—but what’s the real deal? Are they scary “frankenfoods” or a safe and viable addition to the global food chain?

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