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“carbon nanotubes”

Jul 14, 2014 02:06 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The material is so black that even when crumpled, it still looks completely flat. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Antony Ingram, Green Car Reports
Scientists have wound carbon nanotube composite yarns around lithium-ion battery fibers and woven them into cotton fiber to create a battery.
May 8, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
The researchers took the unusual step of applying the flexible sensors to plants and insects to see if the devices could detect nerve gas.
May 7, 2014 12:57 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A copper-based catalyst breaks apart a key chemical bond in the class of nerve agents called organophosphates. Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2014 03:00 AM ET // Rachel Courtland, IEEE Spectrum
A low-tech solution has been found to make industrial-scale graphene.
Mar 14, 2014 01:15 PM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
A molecular box folds and unfolds in a way that improves the energy-storing capacity of hydrogen fuel cells.
Dec 20, 2013 09:54 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The motor could be useful for delivering drugs to specific areas in the body, among other tasks. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2013 11:22 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Carbon nanotubes help keep personal safety fashion-forward. Continue reading →
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