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Ravilious watercolour makes £85,000 at Sworders

A watercolour by Eric Ravilious (1903-1942) drew serious bidding at Sworders this week, overtaking a £40,000-60,000 estimate before it was knocked down at £85,000. The James and The Foremost Prince by Eric Ravilious that took £85,000 at ... Antiques Trade Gazette, 1 month ago

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Why it's best to see red if you're a bird

//> Scientists have discovered the gene that allows birds to turn yellow feathers intoredones and why that matters. Amy Middleton reports. Birds such as this male Northern Cardinal can produce red colouration from yellow pigments in their food.
 Cosmos Magazine6 days ago

Spider silk inspires new super-stretchy nano-wire

//> The sticky coating of spiders' webs has remarkable properties that can create a 'liquid wire' capable of being stretched many times its length while still remaining taut. Phil Ritchie explains. Scientists have created five synthetic 'liquid ...
 Cosmos Magazine1 week ago

How does a Geiger counter work?

//> Measuring radiation is a simple matter of counting. Jake Port explains. Geiger counters are often used in the nuclear industry to monitor the levels of radiation emitted by radioactive materials in reactors and power generators as well as by ...
 Cosmos Magazine4 weeks ago

Polymer could provide self-healing muscle for robots

//> Stanford researchers developed an extremely stretchable material which is much more durable than its competitors. Jake Port explains. The highly stretchable new material could revolutionise robot 'muscles'.Credit: Zhenan Bao A new polymer ...
 Cosmos Magazine1 month ago

Dirty mice tell us more about human disease than clean ones

//> Pathogen-free lab environments leave the animals' immune systems weak and unlike their human counterparts. Viviane Richter reports on attempts to fix the problem. Credit: Adam Gault/ Living with a dirty cousin may make the sheltered lab ...
 Cosmos Magazine1 month ago

A Braille tablet for blind readers

//> A pneumatic tablet promises not only a practical design but a more affordable full-page reading option for the vision-impaired. Researchers at the University of Michigan have created a Braille tablet using pneumatics. Small bubbles are ...
 Cosmos Magazine2 months ago

Watch: Expedition 47's departure for the space station

Two cosmonauts and an astronaut the next batch of temporary residents of the International Space Station are in Kazakhstan awaiting launch. Jake Port reports. Expedition 47 crew members: NASA astronaut Jeff Williams, and cosmonauts Oleg ...
 Cosmos Magazine2 months ago
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