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Scientists build a battery you can power with your spit

Scientists build a battery you can power with your spit

Published Aug 9, 2017

You’re stranded in the middle of nowhere, phone battery dead. Lacking all access to electricity or even solar power, you turn to your last resource — your own spit. That’s the dream of researchers at Binghamton University, who have developed a battery that can be powered by saliva, Popular Mechanics reports. Read more

NSF grant to fund human skin research

NSF grant to fund human skin research

Published Apr 17, 2017

Guy German will continue his research into human skin with a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER program. Read more

Engineer innovates en route to med school

Engineer innovates en route to med school

Published Mar 22, 2017

Binghamton undergrad studies tissue engineering, develops tool for first responders. Read more

Origami ninja star inspires battery design

Origami ninja star inspires battery design

Published Jun 7, 2016

A new disposable fuel cell developed at Binghamton could power biosensors and other small devices for use in challenging field conditions. Read more

Engineer wins prestigious NSF grant

Engineer wins prestigious NSF grant

Published Feb 10, 2016

Research conducted by Paul Chiarot at Binghamton University may lead to a radical shift in manufacturing technology. Read more

New center focuses on complex systems

New center focuses on complex systems

Published Oct 27, 2015

Researchers affiliated with Binghamton’s newest Organized Research Center study networks ranging from the stock market to the brain, using mathematical modeling to understand and predict their behavior. Read more

Goldwater scholar focuses on wind energy

Goldwater scholar focuses on wind energy

Published Jun 4, 2015

Brandon Pereyra hopes his research will contribute to efficient and affordable "green" power. Read more