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Redefining where discovery happens




Plastic Ninjas Introduction

Ninja polymers: Nanomedicine that can destroy antibiotic-resistant bacteria

WatsonPaths interface

WatsonPaths: Enabling natural interaction between physicians, data and electronic medical records.

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Text analytics and machine learning: Giving a voice to Ugandans through crowdsourcing and data management


Genome sequencing meets chocolate - How analyzing cacao plant genes could save chocolate

Genome sequencing meets chocolate: How analyzing cacao plant genes could save chocolate

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Cognitive computing: Artificial intelligence meets business intelligence

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Heinrich Rohrer: Nobel Laureate and IBM Fellow 1933-2013


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Giving back to the grid: Electric cars, homes and buildings are helping to balance energy supply and demand

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A Boy And His Atom: Scientists at IBM Research have made the world's smallest movie by moving individual atoms with a scanning tunneling microscope

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Using data to power and feed an island nation: How Brunei is using weather modeling to save its natural resources


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20 years of serious thinking and patent leadership: Read about IBM's innovation milestone

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Models for innovation: From supercomputers to Watson's thumb - the nuts and bolts behind the research

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Nanorods take down counterfeiters: IBM scientists create nano-sized patterns to thwart forgeries


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Pin-point cancer therapy: Targeting only bad cells with proton radiation

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Ireland eyes its water supply: IBM Research analytics help reduce loss and save resources

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Precision Agriculture: Using predictive weather analytics to feed future generations


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IBM Research goes Hollywood with Emmy win: Linear tape technology to revolutionize media storage

Dementia Introduction

A new kind of dementia treatment: Using voice monitoring to help diagnose and treat dementia at home

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The doctors are in: Physicians at IBM Research help create a new vision for healthcare technology


SuperMUC - the road to the zero emissions data center

SuperMUC: The road to the zero emissions data center

Augmented Reality Introduction

Augmented reality makes shopping more personal: New mobile application from IBM Research helps both consumers and retailers

Internet Memes Introduction

Internet memes at work: How an online meme can give a glance into company culture


Foiling Fraud Introduction

Foiling financial fraud: How IBM Research can help companies save billions annually

Big Bang to Big Data Introduction

From big bang to big data: Astron and IBM explore the origin of the universe