Article - 17 Dec 2003
InMat LLC has announced the first commercial application of its patented Air D-Fense Barrier Coatings in Wilson Racquet Sports DoubleCore premium ball. Posted May 29 2001
News - 23 Nov 2008
If you look carefully at a football, you will notice that its surface is composed
of hexagons and pentagons. Hexagons lie side by side while any pentagon is surrounded
by five hexagons. How...
News - 14 Oct 2010
A new source of ions will soon be the starting point for the beams entering
two major research facilities at the U.S.
Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory —...
News - 11 Apr 2014
Symmetry is ubiquitous in the natural world. It occurs in gemstones and snowflakes and even in biology, an area typically associated with complexity and diversity. There are striking examples: the...
News - 30 Mar 2011
By Cameron Chai
Scientists have developed a material that could be used as a transparent coating to enhance plastic food packaging. The nano-brick is a film that resembles a brick and mortar under a...
News - 19 Jun 2010
Molecular motors, such as those responsible for tensing and relaxing your muscles, move in a strange manner: they propel themselves forwards despite - or thanks to - a continuous bombardment of the...
News - 23 Jun 2014
This work focuses on the interactions between molecules and in particular on "amphiphilic" molecules, which contain two distinct parts to them. Household detergent is a good example of a...
News - 31 Aug 2009
Small, smaller, "nano" data storage! Interest is growing in the use of metallofullerenes
- carbon "cages" with embedded metallic compounds - as materials for miniature
data storage devices....
News - 19 Sep 2008
Scientists at JILA, a joint institute of the National
Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Colorado
at Boulder (CU-Boulder), have applied their expertise in...