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“Materials Science”

Jan 31, 2016 08:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The world's highest, longest glass bridge, Salvador Dali's art in virtual reality and drone races top this week's gallery.
Jan 27, 2016 09:45 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The technique could be used to develop new kinds of smart clothing that both repels water and breathes, or flexible scaffolding for printed organs.
Dec 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
A team of students and volunteers will join forces in Finland to build an ice bridge strong enough to hold a 2-ton car. Continue reading →
Dec 5, 2015 02:10 PM ET // Renee Morad
Researchers have created a super stretchy sensor made from chewing gum and carbon nanotubes to help wearables move with twists, turns and bends while tracking vital signs like breathing. Continue reading →
Dec 3, 2015 09:20 AM ET // Michael Casey,
The new material called Q-carbon allows scientists to produce diamond-related structures at room temperature.
Nov 29, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Gold foam, wired roses, 3-D art for the blind and a beautiful way to recycle plastic garbage are highlights from this week's Tasty Tech gallery.
Nov 19, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Renee Morad
Designers turned to the Gaboon Viper, a venomous snake that uses ultra-black scales to camouflage itself from prey. Continue reading →
Nov 16, 2015 01:33 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
An ultra-thin coating renders aircraft invisible. Continue reading →
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