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Jul 15, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
Flexible robots are ideal for crawling around and through jumbled piles of rubble.
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 27, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
Nanomaterial innovators take to Kickstarter to raise funds.
Jun 12, 2014 12:35 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The technique could make it possible to erect strong, inexpensive buildings in a couple of hours. 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 27, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Material inspired by fly eyes could be used on windows and mirrors and even protect electrical networks from shorting out or freezing.
May 18, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
From glowing mice to holographic chocolates, scientists and artists alike are using technology to reveal unseen mysteries.
May 16, 2014 01:33 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The poem will eradicate nitrogen oxide pollution created by about 20 cars. Continue reading →
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