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“Materials Science”

Sep 18, 2014 09:52 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Shape-memory materials that produce active compression could provide astronauts with a lightweight and flexible space suit. Continue reading →
Aug 19, 2014 01:05 AM ET // Neil Savage, IEEE Spectrum
Scientists have created digital pixels that change color to match the pattern of light striking them.
Aug 8, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week's selections will have you wishing you could go there, drive that, do that, wear that and own that. Feast your eyeballs.
Aug 7, 2014 12:27 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Mood fabric shifts color in reaction to seven stimuli. Continue reading →
Aug 1, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The traditional Japanese art of paper folding has inspired a surprising range of technological designs.
Jul 30, 2014 03:08 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Think of the Silk Leaf as a lightweight, low-power oxygen factory for space. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2014 11:10 AM ET // Sarah Lewin, IEEE Spectrum
A funny thing happened on the way to making a semiconductor.
Jul 28, 2014 02:36 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Are you saying I have problems with intimacy? Continue reading →
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