New Frontiers: Four scientific discoveries that can change our world
SummaryThe first discovery could mean an unlimited source of green and safe energy. The second could be making electricity grids efficient. The third could give the world an effective cure for cancer. The fourth discovery is about controlling Alzheimer’s. A first principles understanding of our discoveries
Chennai: The last one month has probably seen the maximum number of ‘holy grail’ discoveries in the scientific world—two in the field of physics and two in medicine. All of them have been solutions mankind has been seeking for decades. If they grow beyond the experimental stage and become common use, they could make the world a better place.