Category: Science

Bending light around tight corners without backscattering losses

Researchers demonstrate a new optical waveguide capable of bending photons around tight corners on a smaller scale than previously possible. read more

November 17, 2018

Android faces must express greater emotion if robots are to interact with humans more effectively. Researchers tackled this challenge as read more

November 16, 2018

A ‘smart skin’ employs the unique fluorescent characteristics of carbon nanotubes to quickly assess strain in materials. The method is read more

November 16, 2018

Inspired by the extraordinary characteristics of polar bear fur, lotus leaves and gecko feet, engineering researchers have developed a new read more

November 15, 2018

Scientists presents a highly adaptable solution to creating yeast biohybrids with enhanced metabolism driven by light energy. Source link

November 14, 2018

Researchers explore methods of using carefully controlled droplets as a way to make soft, biomimetic structures. The trick comes in read more

November 9, 2018

Researchers have developed a new flexible and translucent base for silicon nanoneedle patches to deliver exact doses of biomolecules directly read more

November 9, 2018

Researchers have discovered a new, more precise method to create nanoscale-size electromechanical devices. Source link

November 7, 2018

Researchers have taken an ordinary white button mushroom from a grocery store and made it bionic, supercharging it with 3D-printed read more

November 6, 2018

A type of two-dimensional layered material has emerged as a candidate to assist in replacing the body’s waste filtration system read more