News - 21 Feb 2013
A bright blue pigment used 5,000 years ago is giving modern scientists clues toward the development of new nanomaterials with potential uses in state-of-the-art medical imaging devices, remote...
News - 5 Oct 2010
InkTec America Corp. adds pigment and dye based ink and media products for large format printers to its online shopping mall.
The newly added pigment and dye based inks are water based and crafted...
News - 17 Aug 2009
The University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc. (UGARF) and the University of Puerto Rico have granted an international, non-exclusive license for a portfolio of glow-in-the-dark pigments that can...
News - 5 Feb 2009
A RIKEN-led team of molecular biologists has determined the specific bonding leading to the formation of a protein complex involved in distributing pigment throughout the skin. Disruption of this...
Article - 25 Feb 2017
This article investigates how nanoparticle pigment orientation can affect surface shine and shimmer.
Article - 13 Jan 2004
Researchers at Purdue University have created scaffold-like patterns on the surface of a pig's retina, making templates out of molecular compounds called peptides that could promote the growth of...
News - 14 Aug 2014
He looks almost Byzantine or Greek, gazing doe-eyed over the viewer’s left shoulder, his mouth forming a slight pout, like a star-struck lover or perhaps a fan of the races witnessing his...
News - 22 Jan 2008
Nowhere in nature is there so much beautiful colour as on the wings of butterflies. Scientists, however, are still baffled about exactly how these colours are created. Marco Giraldo has...
News - 8 Feb 2013
The Art Institute of Chicago teamed up with Argonne National Laboratory to unravel a decades-long debate among art scholars about what kind of paint Picasso used to create his masterpieces.
News - 20 Aug 2018
A majority of objects universally are colored by pigments, but using pigments has drawbacks: industrial pigments are mostly toxic, colors can fade, and certain color effects are difficult to achieve....