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“Materials Science”

Jun 17, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Renee Morad
Manipulating light on a very small scale produces colorful images. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Atlanta Lockmasters
If your car broke down in the middle of nowhere, could you survive until help arrived?
Jun 11, 2015 07:45 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Scientists have found a way to mimic the way the animals' skin generate complex, dynamic patterns of color.
Jun 4, 2015 12:46 PM ET // Renee Morad
A startup believes this could soon become a stronger, stretchier and softer alternative to the material made by silkworms and spiders. Continue reading →
May 24, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Prepared to be awed by a bionic ankle, a jet-powered bike, wind turbines without blades and a weird wearable that contains living organisms.
May 7, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Renee Morad
Researchers combined one of the strongest artificial materials, graphene, with one of the strongest natural materials, spider silk.
May 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
As crises mount in California and other global dry spots, some innovative ideas are making a splash.
Apr 30, 2015 03:13 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Ordinary paper glows as brightly as a computer display. Continue reading →
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