Posts Tagged ' materials '
May 13, 2013
Renewable cellulose nanomaterials could be used to make strong, lightweight, non-toxic car parts that can be recycled or disposed of easily.
April 5, 2013
Scientists have 3D printed water and fat into structures that resemble living tissue.
November 12, 2012
A new invisibility cloak can ‘perfectly’ hide an object from microwaves.
August 7, 2012
The UK government is spending £50 million on graphene research. Is it worth it?
February 15, 2012
The strength of the sea urchin’s spines could help us create stronger building materials.
January 26, 2012
Scientists have created a cloak that can ‘hide’ a 3D object from any angle.
January 4, 2012
After years of trying, scientists succeed in producing tough spider silk by genetically modifying silkworms.
December 22, 2011
US researchers unveil a circuit that can repair itself. Will this lead to longer lasting electronic chips?
October 14, 2011
A chemist working with museum objects has found a new way to reveal silk’s secrets.
September 29, 2011
Self-healing materials that mimic the circulatory system could improve safety.