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luminescence

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What do pigs and jellyfish have in common? Luminescence!

Scientists at South China Agricultural University have genetically engineered pigs to glow green when under black light.

By January 15, 2014

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Deck 82 keyboard review: Compact luminescence for mechanical typists

The Deck 82's burly physical build and durable internal key switches ensure its longevity, and its low price relative to other mechanical keyboards solidifies our recommendation for those looking to upgrade their typing hardware.

By August 23, 2011

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Glowing mice aid nanoparticle research

We've seen glowing animals before, but there's no jellyfish DNA in these luminous mice.

By May 14, 2014

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Canada's newest coin glows in the dark

These collectible quarters featuring a dinosaur on one side will light up your pocket, but they cost $29.95 apiece.

By April 11, 2012

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Hacker collective focuses on biotech (audio slideshow)

BioCurious, a hackerspace for biotech, lets budding scientists get their hands on once-inaccessible equipment.

By March 15, 2012

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Philips 75-watt LED for sale for $39.97

Lighting manufacturer initially offers bulb online only.

By July 21, 2011

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Crawling bot glows, camouflages itself with dye

DARPA's soft-bodied walkers, developed by engineers at Harvard University, can stand out or blend in with their environment, and may take on military tasks.

By August 18, 2012

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Vu1 enters $15 bulb in efficient-lighting race

Vu1 will sell a flood light that uses 70 percent less power than incandescent bulbs at Lowe's for just under $15 and has plans for an Edison-shaped bulb.

By October 31, 2011

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Intematix phosphor opens doors for LED lighting

Phosphor, which is used in LED light fixtures, gets a redesign: Intematix introduces a separate phosphor component to improve LED efficiency and allow for more light fixture shapes.

By January 18, 2011

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GE: Hybrid light bulb solves CFL issues

Halogen hybrid light bulb offers CFL efficiency without the wait for full brightness. And it contains less mercury.

By October 20, 2010