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Scientists Take Big Step Towards Using Light instead of Wires in Computers

Compared with electricity which can transmit data via wires, light should be more efficient in this regard. However, there is still some problem in the way to make it reliably work in a computer. Recently a group of engineers headed by Jelena Vuckovic of StanfordUniversity has announced a brand-new “optical […]

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Why Late Nights Are Harmful to Your Immune System

Why Late Nights Are Harmful to Your Immune System

Shift work, jet lag and even late nights staring at your smartphone or tablet might be making you sick. This is because the body’s internal clock is set for 12-hour periods of light and darkness. When the rhythm is thrown off, so will be your immune system. According to a […]

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Be Careful, Don’t Let Your Night Light Affect Your Mood

Be Careful, Don’t Let Your Night Light Affect Your Mood

In cities that are ablaze with lights, nights with flowing light and color seems to be more exciting than daytime. However, a new study published on Journal of Neuroscience suggests that different colors of the night light might make a big difference on health. The research is directed by Randy […]

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