Could quantum dots become the new silicon wafer?
A new polymer can visibly change shape with your body temperature.
A new, metallic glue may be better than soldering and welding
Scientists are taking a closer look at how seashells get their strength from their own biological material.
A new metamaterial may speed up computers in the future.
Scientists may have created a new form of gold that's almost as light as air.
A new, onion-like nanoparticle could be huge for biomaging, solar energy harvesting and light-based security techniques. The new particle could be huge for future innovations.
A sea urchin, of all animals, has spurred an idea for new, lightweight materials. Scientists have taken a closer look at a sea urchin cousin, known as the heart urchin, as the inspiration for strong, lightweight materials.
Super water-repellent materials are huge when it comes to the aviation industry and other technical applications
Scientists have created the first material where light can travel infinitely fast.
Scientists are exploring how to bring Spiderman's "powers" to life by exploring the properties underlying spider glue's humidity-responsive adhesion to create "smart adhesives."