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‘Squirtable’ elastic glue seals wounds in 60 seconds

A highly elastic and adhesive surgical glue that quickly seals wounds without the need for common staples or sutures could transform how surgeries are performed. Biomedical engineers from the University of Sydney and the United States collaborated on the development…

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World-first microchip: ‘storing lightning inside thunder’

Our researchers are turning optical data into readable soundwaves As we churn through more data, cloud computing centres are overheating. Photonic chip technology offers a way forward for our insatiable appetite for information.          World-first transfer of light to acoustic…

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Astronomers spun up by galaxy-shape finding

Game-changing Australian instrument nets huge haul of galaxies Scientists have measured how a galaxy’s spin affects its shape – and found faster-spinning galaxies are flatter and rounder. The discovery was made sampling 845 galaxies and could help provide insights into…

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