Category: Science

Microscopy advance reveals unexpected role for water in energy storage material

A material with atomically thin layers of water holds promise for energy storage technologies, and researchers have now discovered that read more

May 26, 2018

EPFL scientists have found a fast and simple way to make super-elastic, multi-material, high-performance fibers. Their fibers have already been read more

May 26, 2018

A new finding demonstrates that the chemical element ruthenium (Ru) is the fourth single element to have unique magnetic properties read more

May 25, 2018

New biotechnology could make testing potential medicine for pulmonary fibrosis, one of the most common and serious forms of lung read more

May 25, 2018

Scientists discovered a novel particle acceleration mechanism called ‘Micro-bubble implosion,’ in which super-high energy hydrogen ions (relativistic protons) are emitted read more

May 22, 2018

Chemists have designed the first artificial protein assembly (C98RhuA) whose conformational dynamics can be chemically and mechanically toggled. The Maverick read more

May 22, 2018

Scientists have developed a specially adapted 3D printer to build therapeutic biomaterials from multiple materials. The advance could be a read more

May 22, 2018

If you want to know how to make a sneaker with better traction, just ask a snake. That’s the theory read more

May 21, 2018

Many natural organisms have the ability to repair themselves. Now, manufactured machines will be able to mimic this property. Researchers read more

May 19, 2018

Engineers have designed a robotic glider that can skim along the water’s surface, riding the wind like an albatross while read more