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Science & Tech
University student develops capsule to purify water
Mexico, Abr (Notimex).- With the advice of academics, the student of the University of the Valley of Mexico (UVM), Shirley Kimberly Enríquez, developed a cactus-based capsule, capable of purifying water.
Noptec - as this product is called - is free of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions for water purification, as no fossil fuels are used at any stage of the process.
The capsule was created...
Natural protection for avocado developed
Mexico, Apr 2 (Notimex) .- With an invasive wild grass and oils from vegetable species, students from the Technological Institute of Morelia developed a protective layer so that the avocado has longer shelf life.
The students of Biochemical Engineering Diana Patricia Solís Avilés and Samara Zamudio López -with the advice of the academics Fernando Covián Nares and Fernando Bedolla Cázares-...
A bike is created with recycled materials
Monterrey, Mar (Notimex).- With materials such as recycled paper, plastic bottles and reusable metal, the Mexican entrepreneur Alberto González made a bicycle that supports up to 170 kilograms, with an estimated lifespan of 12 thousand kilometers.
The Mechanical Engineer Administrator (IMA, for short in Spanish), graduated from Tecnológico de Monterrey (Chihuahua), created the GC1 model as an...
Mexican woman among the most promising scientists
Mexico, Mar (Notimex).- The Mexican Ana Sofía Varela Gasque, of the Institute of Chemistry (IQ) of the UNAM, was considered one of the 15 most promising young scientists in the world.
The distinction was made by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
The undergraduate focuses her researches on how to reuse Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in a sustainable...