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Folding boxes using light

Researchers at North Carolina State University using infrared light and an inkjet printer to fold plastic. Check the video below! Deep black lines are printed onto the plastic sheets, which then absorb the light and cause the material to fold without anyone having to touch it. The wider the line, the greater the angle of […]

A biological billboard

Steven Soderbergh’s new film “Contagion” was released in the States  in September. To promote this,  Warner Bros. Pictures Canada teamed up with microbiologists and immunologists from around the world to create a one-of-a-kind bacteria message board. Two large Petri dishes were inoculated with live bacteria including penicillin, mold and pigmented bacteria and almost overnight have […]