A 0.2 mm thick sensor that can read fingerprints with incredible detail by detecting visible light reflected from the surface of the skin.
Teaching Machines to Think Like Humans
An artificial neural network based entirely on memristors is developed.
Advanced Science Highlight: Masaki Inagaki
Professor Masaki Inagaki talks to Advanced Science News as part of the 5th anniversary of Advanced Science.
Vesicles of Life
Researchers investigate molecules that could have led the way to life on Earth.
A New Low-Cost Parasite Diagnostic System Could Benefit Billions
A cost‐effective, automated parasite diagnostic system that does not require special sample preparation or a trained user.
Can Microalgae Make Martians of Humankind?
Exciting prospects for the future of manned space exploration!
Photothermal Fabrics for Solar Desalination
A hanging model for solar‐enabled evaporation of seawater desalination.
Making MRIs Safer
Nanoparticle-based gadolinium contrast agents to improve the safety of MRIs.
Pioneers in Science: Gertrude B. Elion
Advanced Science News highlights the achievements of Gertrude Elion for her ground-breaking work in rational drug design.
Printed Electronics: Print Your Own Speakers
Researchers from Chemnitz University of Technology have printed flexible and lightweight polymer speakers.